The purge of conservatives from social media continues as Instagram bans popular political cartoonist Ben Garrison for “offensive” content
(Natural News) If you are a news junkie, then chances are good you’re also a fan of political cartoons, the point of which is to use exaggerated artwork and other techniques to make a strong statement about an issue of the day. But even non-news junkies can understand and appreciate statements behind political cartoons. A... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Wikipedia: Our new technological McCarthyism, Part 1
(Natural News) Today, the internet, often thought of as our world’s “final frontier” for free thinkers and the flow and exchange of ideas and information, is seriously ill. It has been systemically infected by ideological viruses, memes of information intent on poisoning freedom of expression that we take for granted every time we use Google... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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The globalists sinister agenda is working to perfection - turning alpha men into beta boys is leading to Western Civilization's extinction
(Natural News) Yet another day where browsing the news has me shaking my head and realizing that “normal” simply doesn’t exist anymore. The small group of examples discussed below shows us that if we do not reverse certain trends, human beings are headed for extinction. (Article by Susan Duclos republished from AllNewsPipeLine.com) SOY BOYS AND... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Fresh red meat could be safe to eat for SEVEN weeks, which could lead to shake-up, study suggests
Red meat may be safe to eat up to seven weeks after it was produced, research suggests. The UK study could revolutionise the industry by allowing for much longer use-by dates. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Prostate Drugs May Raise Diabetes Risk
Proscar and Avodart, prescribed for an enlarged prostate, were tied to an increased risk of Type 2 diabetes. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Diabetes Prostate Gland Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Source Type: news

Report finds 'alarming unaddressed deficiencies' in US offshore oil drilling
Even as the Trump administration has taken steps to expand offshore oil drilling, a new report shows that thousands of oil spills are still happening and that workers in the oil and gas industry are still dying on the job. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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As fewer patients sue their doctor, the rate of winning malpractice suits is dropping too
When patients try to sue their physician, a CBC investigation shows the rate of success is very low. CBC News obtained every annual report filed by the Canadian Medical Protective Association, which provides liability coverage and legal support to physicians, dating back to 1901, and analyzed the last 40 years. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Medical malpractice suits are an uphill battle — here's why
When patients try to sue their physician, a CBC investigation shows the rate of success is very low. CBC News obtained every annual report filed by the Canadian Medical Protective Association, which provides liability coverage and legal support to physicians, dating back to 1901, and analyzed the last 40 years. (Source: CBC | Health)
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Does sugar make kids hyper? That's largely a myth
Does sugar make kids hyper? Maybe. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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'My boyfriend's sperm, or a donor's?'
"Emma" says it is unfair that she faces a deadline to choose how to fertilise her frozen eggs. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Medical News Today: Some brain functions may be restored after death, pig study suggests
Scientists have restored some brain function in a pig's brain 4 hours after the mammal has died. The findings open new avenues for researching the brain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

FrankenSWINE? Scientists bring some functions in a pig's BRAIN ‘back to life’
A research team led by Yale School of Medicine obtained the pigs' brains from abattoirs and placed them in a system they created called BrainEx. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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People who skip breakfast are five times more likely to die after a heart attack 
Researchers from São Paolo State University in Brazil tracked 113 people who suffered heart attacks. The results were published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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NAFLD and Clinical Outcomes in CKD NAFLD and Clinical Outcomes in CKD
A new study investigates the potential impact of NAFLD on cardiovascular and other outcomes in patients with CKD.Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Baloxavir Marboxil: A Flu Antiviral With a Novel Mechanism Baloxavir Marboxil: A Flu Antiviral With a Novel Mechanism
Baloxavir marboxil is a newly approved treatment for influenza. Learn more about the antiviral mechanism of action of this agent.Pediatric Pharmacotherapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

Multiple Listing in Lung Transplant Candidates Multiple Listing in Lung Transplant Candidates
Might the practice of multiple listing improve the likelihood of a candidate receiving a lung transplant?American Journal of Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
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The Effects of EMONO in Pediatric Dentistry The Effects of EMONO in Pediatric Dentistry
This study examined the effects and acceptability of EMONO, an equimolar mixture of oxygen and nitrous oxide, when used in dental care for infants, children and adolescents.BMC Oral Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dental & Oral Health Journal Article Source Type: news

How Chronic Is Polypharmacy in Old Age? How Chronic Is Polypharmacy in Old Age?
How prevalent is polypharmacy among older adults, and what factors are associated with chronic rather than transient polypharmacy?Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

The Burden of Childhood Atopic Dermatitis in the PC Setting The Burden of Childhood Atopic Dermatitis in the PC Setting
This study sought to determine the prevalence of atopic dermatitis in children attending primary care, and describe skin care practices used by parents on their children both with and without AD.Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Pollen count warning: Six steps for hay fever sufferers to take as UK forecast hot weather
POLLEN COUNTS are forecast to soar over the coming days, particularly with the arrival of warmer temperatures this Easter Bank Holiday weekend, which means hay fever sufferers should do what they can to prepare to keep symptoms at bay. Here are six steps, recommended by an expert to take. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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'We don't get over it': Pain of mass shootings stretches on
The trauma of school shootings poses deep challenges for survivors, parents and communities (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Family hit with $3,700 bill for out-of-network anesthesiologist
A growing number of states are passing laws to protect patients from surprise medical bills. Many come from doctors outside of their insurance networks. Jim Axelrod has one family's story. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Doctors develop 'cure' for babies with 'bubble boy' disease
Dannie Hawkins dreamed for her precious baby nephew, Ja'Ceon Golden, to experience the simple joys of childhood -- swimming in pools during the summer, going to birthday parties, playing in parks filled with people, having a pet -- without risk. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Malignant Pleural Effusions: Management Options Malignant Pleural Effusions: Management Options
Find out more about the available management options for malignant pleural effusions, and learn about the benefits and drawbacks of each.Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Critical Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son's wedding at her bedside
Stephanie Spoor, who first fell ill in November, died on February 11 in Chicago, days after one of her sons Zack married his fiancee Carley at her bedside in hospital gowns. She had contracted Candida auris. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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CDC investigating listeria infections linked to deli meats and cheeses
Eight people in several states have been hospitalized with listeria infections, including one person who died, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Dozens charged in major opioid bust across U.S.
The Justice Department has announced the largest prescription opioid bust ever. Sixty suspects -- including doctors, pharmacists and other health care providers -- were arrested in several states after they allegedly prescribed 32 million pills. Meg Oliver reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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It's now legal for your meat to have trace amounts of fecal matter. A group of doctors want to change that
This product "may contain feces." (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Dozens arrested in massive opioid bust
Medical professionals including doctors, nurses and pharmacists were arrested in seven states after prescribing 32 million pills (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Dozens of doctors in Appalachia charged in opioid fraud bust
Dozens of medical professionals in Appalachia, a region hard-hit by the U.S. opioid crisis, have been charged with writing hundreds of thousands of illegal prescriptions and committing health care fraud, federal prosecutors said on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Medical News Today: Are beans good for diabetes?
Beans are a diabetes superfood. They can help stabilize blood sugar and reduce the risk of disease. Beans also provide protein, fiber, and vitamins. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Stop letting your kids stare at iPads in restaurants, science says
I try to be restrained in my judgments of other parents. We have so many obligations and pressures when it comes to parental duties that it's probably more detrimental to kids if their parents are further stressed by worrying that they're doing it all wrong. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Yale study revives cellular activity in pig brains hours after death
Yale University scientists have succeeded in restoring basic cellular activity in pigs' brains hours after their deaths in a finding that may one day lead to advances in treating human stroke and brain injuries, researchers reported on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Legionnaires' disease found in adjacent California prisons
Officials say tests show Legionnaires' disease bacteria that killed one inmate and sickened another is more widespread than expected in a California state prison (Source: ABC News: Health)
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'The doctor wrote a question mark for my child's sex'
A child known as Baby A became the subject of a high court case that has prompted Kenya to start changing its approach to intersex children. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Gene Therapy Restores Immunity for ‘Bubble Boys’
A team of scientists say they have treated 10 "Bubble Boy' babies born with the disease called X-linked combined severe immunodeficiency, or SCID-X1, using a combination of gene therapy and chemotherapy. (Source: WebMD Health)
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Medical News Today: What are the benefits of eating Brazil nuts?
Brazil nuts are full of healthful nutrients and provide a wide range of health benefits. However, eating too many Brazil nuts can cause selenium toxicity. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Two hours or more of screen time makes children 'badly behaved'
Researchers at the University of Alberta studied more than 2,400 families to find more than two hours per day looking at screens as a toddler could lead to a seven times higher risk of ADHD. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Family hit with $3,700 bill for out-of-network anesthesiologist
When Adam and Laura Parkinson chose their hospital and obstetrician for the birth of their son, they didn't think they would get hit with a surprise bill for the epidural (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Gene editing could cure cystic fibrosis before birth, study suggests
Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania successfully edited the DNA of embryonic mice just days before birth to get rid of genetic defects that cause fatal lung diseases. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Dr. Richard Green, 82, Dies; Challenged Psychiatry ’ s View of Homosexuality
At a time when being gay was classified as a mental disorder, Dr. Green defied the advice of his colleagues and took a professional risk by arguing otherwise. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: BENEDICT CAREY Tags: Green, Dr. Richard Deaths (Obituaries) Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Homosexuality and Bisexuality Transgender and Transsexuals Discrimination Source Type: news

California to tax drinking water in latest insane tax-the-poor desperate effort to slow the financial hemorrhaging of the left-wing bureaucracy
(Natural News) Up to 60 percent of the human body is made of water. Water is life. If California Democrats get their way, drinking water will be taxed. That’s right, not even hydrogen and oxygen atoms are safe from liberal tax proposals. California’s new tax on drinking water is the latest absurdity in a string... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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If Hitler ran Twitter, he would run it exactly the same way as Jack Dorsey, with secret de-platforming orders, covert shadow banning and zero transparency
(Natural News) Free speech is under such attack within the digital realm of Twitter that Congress is now calling for an independent audit of the social media platform, which Twitter head Jack Dorsey has patently refused – reiterating once again the fact that, had Twitter existed back during the 1930s and 1940s, it would have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Left-wing “establishment media” going all-out to refute any suggestion that Notre Dame Cathedral fire could have been intentional
(Natural News) When it comes to reporting criminal acts committed by Muslims throughout Europe, the Western media has steadfastly refused in recent years to fully inform citizens with facts and the entire truth surrounding such incidents. The faster the Muslim migrant population throughout Europe grew, the more Western media ignored increasing levels of crime and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Doctors use gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease
Doctors at two medical centres say they have cured 10 infants of so-called bubble boy disease, a genetic defect that leaves children, typically boys, without an immune system. (Source: CBC | Health)
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Not a single gun magazine has been turned in to NJ state police... citizens are arming up against a government they no longer trust to protect them
(Natural News) After constitutional conservatives managed to roll back existing gun control legislation while stopping new bills from getting passed in recent years, the [un]Democratic Left is now working ‘round the clock to impose new restrictions on the right to keep and bear arms, despite the fact that the Second Amendment guarantees the right “shall not... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Food manufacturers will be responsible for thousands of needless cases of diabetes
Oxford University academics calculated the scheme - which aims to cut sugar by a fifth in cereals, yogurts and sweet treats - will significantly cut obesity if it is successful. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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HIV used to cure 'bubble boy' disease
All eight infants now have fully functioning immune systems after undergoing treatment, say experts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
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Medical Despotism, the AMA's and Wikipedia's offensive against Chiropractic
(Natural News) “Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine mostly concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. Proponents claim that such disorders affect general health via the nervous system, claims which are demonstrably false…. Its foundation is at odds with mainstream medicine, and chiropractic is sustained... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Questions for Chase (away) Bank
(Natural News) I have been a Chase Bank customer for years. Who knows how much longer it’ll be? Will the company’s thought police come for me next? How about you? If you are a non-leftist who does business with the financial giant owned by J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., you need to ask questions and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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