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“STOP Female Genital Mutilation Act of 2020” Heads To Trump’s Desk

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 7:30pm 12/19/2020 at 7:30pm
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Congress has moved to amend the existing law against female genital mutilation, making it easier for law enforcement and for prosecutors to pursue charges and win convictions.

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#GASen: Jon Ossoff Embraces His Inner Bernie Bro, Praises Bernie’s Advocacy For Socialized Medicine As “Necessary”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 8:11pm 11/29/2020 at 8:11pm
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Back in 2017, Ossoff ran—and lost—the most expensive House campaign in history for Georgia’s 6th district.  At the time, anti-Trump MSNBC host Joe Scarborough decried Ossoff as a “Bernie Sanders socialist.”  He was not wrong.

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Scarlet fever is making a comeback after a virus-caused mutation alters pathogen

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 11, 2020 at 12:00pm 10/11/2020 at 12:00pm
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Scarlet fever was once a leading cause of death for children across the western world, but it was nearly eradicated thanks to antibiotics. Now recent outbreaks in the United Kingdom and North East Asia are raising alarms with public health officials.

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Bernie Sanders Now Pushing ‘Make Billionaires Pay’ Act to Fund Healthcare for One Year

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 4:30pm 8/8/2020 at 4:30pm
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Bernie Sanders is using the Coronavirus crisis to push a massive one-time tax on billionaires, dubbed the ‘Make Billionaires Pay’ act.

His socialist instincts never fail him.

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In Bid for VP Spot, Elizabeth Warren Drops Medicare for All

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 8:00pm 5/23/2020 at 8:00pm
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The scramble to the top of the VP heap continued as the Biden camp tested party reaction to Amy Klobuchar.  While the chances for

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Wuhan Coronavirus Lockdowns Continue to Decimate U.S. Healthcare System

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 8:00pm 5/21/2020 at 8:00pm
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Last month, I wrote about how the cancellation of “elective” surgeries, cancer screenings, and other important and often life-saving healthcare services is impacting the U.S. healthcare system.

The trend has continued downward since then, with more healthcare professionals losing their jobs, their practices, and their livelihoods.  Additionally, the harmful impact on their...

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U.S. Healthcare System Devastated By Canceled “Elective” Surgeries, Stay at Home Orders

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 8:00pm 4/28/2020 at 8:00pm
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While the Wuhan coronavirus is a real problem, our often one-size-fits-all response appears to be creating still more problems, particularly in terms of our nation’s health care system.  Cancer screenings and surgeries, most diagnostic screenings unrelated to the coronavirus, and many necessary quality of life surgeries have been canceled or postponed...

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Overwhelmed hospitals: planning for crisis

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 30, 2020 at 2:31pm 3/30/2020 at 2:31pm
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Compared to COVID-19, we have a great deal of experience with flu. But talking about flu as though it’s a single entity is misleading, of course. After all, there are “bad” flu seasons and “good” ones. The range is fairly wide:
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Infectious Disease, Then and Now

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 4:30pm 3/17/2020 at 4:30pm
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I grew up in an era when nearly all children got a series of diseases that are now mostly distant memories. The vast majority of us survived, unlike in previous periods:

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Bernie: Total price of my promises is unknown, but Medicare for All alone is $30 trillion

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 9:00pm 2/23/2020 at 9:00pm
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In his Nevada caucus victory speech, Bernie Sanders rattled off — before an ecstatic crowd of college-age supporters — a laundry list of promises: Free public higher education, cancellation of all student loan debt, universal free healthcare, universal “affordable” childcare, minimum $60k per year teacher salaries, and a nationwide $15 per...

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UMass Amherst Seminar Will Discuss the ‘Oppressions of Whiteness’ in Healthcare

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 8:00am 1/30/2020 at 8:00am

The left seems to see racism everywhere. It’s like an obsession.

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UMass Amherst seminar: Healthcare is ‘centered within the oppressions of whiteness’

In just two weeks, the University of Massachusetts Amherst College of Nursing will host a “health ethic...

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Health Officials Issue Warning for Measles Exposure at FIVE U.S. Airports

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at 8:00am 12/24/2019 at 8:00am
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Public health officials are warning that five U.S. airports had travelers pass through with confirmed cases of measles this month, potentially exposing numerous other passengers to the highly infectious disease.

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Elizabeth Warren: “Peaked Too Soon” Or Just a Bad Candidate?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 1:00pm 11/27/2019 at 1:00pm
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Things are not looking good for Massachusetts’ Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D).  Her presidential campaign, according to Politico, “nosedives in new national poll,” and the Washington Post is asking, “What happened to Elizabeth Warren?

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Bernie Wants to Tax More Than Just ‘The Rich’ to Pay for Medicare for All

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 9:00am 11/26/2019 at 9:00am
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Bernie Sanders likes to talk about making billionaires pay their fair share. But he recently admitted that as far as taxes are concerned, he is coming after pretty much everyone.

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Finland’s healthcare system still flounders, Dems’ ‘Medicare for All’ hardest hit

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 25, 2019 at 9:30pm 11/25/2019 at 9:30pm

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) again iterated his now well-worn “I wrote the damn plan” when Medicare for All was brought up in the most recent Democrat debate.  The fact that he wrote it has been a self-inflicted thorn in Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) side since she signed on to Bernie’s Medicare...

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Trump Reconsiders Stance on Ban of Flavored E-Cigarettes

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 25, 2019 at 8:00pm 11/25/2019 at 8:00pm
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President Donald Trump seemed to reconsider his stance on banning flavored electronic cigarettes during a recent White House-sponsored roundtable.

This event focused on addressing the concerns over minors using flavored e-cigarettes as well as ending the spate of serious illnesses tied to additives in vaping products.

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Elizabeth Warren Responds to Ridicule of Her Medicare for All Plan with Major Revisions

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 9:00pm 11/16/2019 at 9:00pm
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been criticized by both the left and the right for her unrealistic and uber-expensive “Medicare for all” scheme.  So much so, that she is in retreat mode now and has conceded that her big plan is untenable.

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