For UNISON, it ’ s solidarity forever, pledges Dave Prentis
If it’s Tuesday afternoon at national delegate conference, it’s time for the general secretary to take the floor. But conference is never about one individual and in Liverpool today, Dave Prentis closed his speech by inviting dozens of members who have taken part in winning industrial action over the last 12 months to come forward. As green and purple flew, delegates stood as one, applauding and cheering, with Liverpool anthem You’ll Never Walk Alone reverberating around the hall. It was the perfect illustration of the solidarity that was his theme; the perfect illustration of how UNISON is helping m...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - June 18, 2019 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News 2019 National Delegate Conference BREXIT dave prentis international Source Type: news

President hails UNISON ’ s incredible growth and success
“Success after success. No other organisation in the UK is winning for their members like this union is. “It also means that we will become more of a target – for the right-wing media, for Tory politicians and for rogue employers. “But UNISON has never ducked a challenge – and we’re not going to start now.” That was the message at the heart of Gordon McKay’s speech on the opening morning of UNISON’s national delegate conference in Liverpool today. With his presidential year drawing to a close this week, Mr McKay had thanks for many, from his family to his branch, from a...
Source: UNISON Health care news - June 18, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article 2019 National Delegate Conference Go for growth Gordon McKay presidential team Source Type: news

The United States of Sodom and Gomorrah
(Natural News) I believe I know how the passengers on the Titanic felt as most knew they were going to perish. Our government has been overthrown. As evidenced by Trump’s capitulation on the border, his recent servitude to the GMO industry and his acquiescence to the warmongers, our President has been compromised. Our liberties are... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug Makers Challenge New Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads
MONDAY, June 17, 2019 -- Three large drug makers have launched a legal challenge against the Trump administration's rule requiring the prices of drugs to be included in television ads. A lawsuit against the rule, set to take effect July 9, was filed... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Trump Issues Executive Order that Could Reduce Scientific Advice
The president wants to terminate at least a third of all federal advisory committees by the end of September. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - June 17, 2019 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

The NYTimes is desperately trying to start a war with Russia by claiming top secret U.S. cyber operations are attacking Russia — just to ‘get Trump’
(Natural News) In the age of POTUS Donald Trump, the garbage establishment media will pull out all stops, including starting World War III if necessary, just to ‘get’ him. Case in point: Trump lashed out The New York Times on Saturday over a story claiming his administration has been ramping up cyberattacks against Russian power... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dear President Trump: If you do not end censorship by Big Tech, you will lose the election and thrust America into a violent civil war
(Natural News) Pay attention to the fact that the intolerant, bigoted Left in America today has zero respect for freedom of speech or the rule of law. Over the last two years, they have been systematically silencing all conservative, Christian and pro-Trump voices in order to deliberately suppress their speech. Now, left-wing tech giants are... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug Makers Sue to Block Requirement for Listing Prices in TV Ads
The rule, set to take effect July 9, is one of the most visible efforts by the Trump administration to try to address high drug prices. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katie Thomas Tags: Amgen Inc Eli Lilly and Company Merck & Company Inc Health and Human Services Department Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Advertising and Marketing Trump, Donald J Azar, Alex M II your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Drugmakers sue over rule requiring prices in TV ads
Amgen, Merck and Eli Lilly say Trump administration’s move infringes on free speech (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - June 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Court rules against Trump on immigrant teen abortion policy
A federal appeals court in Washington ruled Friday against a Trump administration policy it described as a "blanket ban" preventing immigrant teens in government custody from getting abortions (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

White House physicist sought aid of rightwing thinktank to challenge climate science
William Happer contacted Heartland Institute, one of the most prominent groups to dispute that fossil fuels cause global heatingA member of theTrump administration’s National Security Council has sought help from advisers of a conservative thinktank to challenge the reality of a human-inducedclimate crisis, a trove of his emails show.William Happer, a physicist appointed by the White House to counter the federal government ’s own climate science, reached out to the Heartland Institute, one of the most prominent groups to dispute that burning fossil fuels is causing dangerous global heating, in March.Continue re...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 14, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Oliver Milman in New York and agency Tags: Trump administration US national security Climate change US news Environment US politics Science Source Type: news

US House Moves to Block New Reviews of Fetal Tissue Research
An amendment to the 2020 funding bill would prohibit the Trump administration from convening ethics advisory boards to review funding proposals involving the tissues. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - June 13, 2019 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Over-the-Counter Oral Contraceptives: Getting the Details Right
The Trump administration and congressional leaders are driving a health care agenda that, among many negative consequences, threatens affordable birth control access for tens of millions of U.S. women. (Source: The Guttmacher Institute)
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - June 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

Trump clamps down on fetal tissue research
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - June 13, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Wadman, M., Kaiser, J. Tags: Science and Policy In Depth Source Type: news

SHOCK as Trump signs executive order that will end most regulations and oversight on genetically engineered food
(Natural News) GMOs and their related chemical pesticides have long been pushed heavily by establishment Republicans. That’s another important reminder why it’s good to never be swept into a political party. Rather, evaluate each candidate based on their principles and actions. Even though Trump is far from an “establishment” Republican, to the frustration of health-conscious... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Florida Company Sued Over Sales of Skimpy Health Plans
A lawsuit accuses Health Insurance Innovations of defrauding consumers who were misled into buying plans that left them with thousands of dollars in medical bills. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Consumer Protection Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) United States Politics and Government Federal Trade Commission Suits and Litigation (Civil) Health Insurance Innovations Trump, Donald J Source Type: news

The part of the U.S.-Mexico deal you haven’t heard about: Trump admin will send migrants BACK to where they came from “full throttle”
(Natural News) There are many aspects of the recently agreed upon deal between the United States and Mexico that have not been reported by the so-called “mainstream media,” and that’s because it serves as the propaganda arm of the Democratic Party, which wants “open borders” and no enforcement of our immigration statutes. But if you’re... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Project Veritas investigation reveals how tech giant Pinterest labeled top pro-life site “porn” so it could censor and ban its content
(Natural News) If you needed anymore evidence that the top tech giants are purposely targeting conservative, Right-leaning, and pro-Trump voices online, this should help you. James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has become famous as an undercover journalist organization exposing Left-wing bias and hate against conservatives, and his organization has struck again, this time exposing blatant bias... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former Bush, Reagan EPA heads warn on Trump rollbacks
Former Environmental Protection Agency heads from three Republican administrations are telling lawmakers they're concerned about the way the Trump administration is rolling back environmental protections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Former Bush, Reagan EPA heads caution on Trump rollbacks
Former Environmental Protection Agency heads from three Republican administrations are telling lawmakers they're concerned about the way the Trump administration is rolling back environmental protections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Planned Parenthood sues U.S. to block rule that may limit abortions
Planned Parenthood and other nonprofits offering family planning services sued the Trump administration on Tuesday to block a new federal rule letting healthcare workers refuse abortions and other services because of religious or moral objections. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

For the First Time, an Expert Panel Is Recommending a Drug to Prevent High-Risk Groups From Getting HIV
Over the past few decades, doctors and researchers have made admirable progress in controlling the spread of HIV, mainly by using anti-HIV drugs in powerful combinations that can make it harder for the virus to infect cells and pump out more copies of itself. But as any infectious-disease expert knows, preventing new infections is equally as important as treating existing cases to contain an epidemic. And in the U.S. each year, nearly 40,000 people are still newly diagnosed with HIV. With its latest recommendation, published in JAMA, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued its strongest strategy yet for pre...
Source: TIME: Health - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized HIV hiv prevention Infectious Disease Source Type: news

Pilot Identified in Manhattan Helicopter Crash
NEW YORK (AP) — A helicopter crashed on the roof of a rain-shrouded midtown Manhattan skyscraper Monday, killing the pilot and briefly triggering memories of 9/11, after an erratic trip across some of the nation's most restricted airspace. Authorities said they did not suspect terrorism. The crash near Times Square and Trump Tower shook the 750-foot (229-meter) AXA Equitable building, sparked a fire, and forced office workers to flee on elevators and down stairs, witnesses and officials said. The pilot was the only person aboard, and there were no other reports of injuries, authorities said. It was not immediately cl...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 11, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents News Operations Source Type: news

Pilot Identified in Manhattan Helicopter Crash
NEW YORK (AP) — A helicopter crashed on the roof of a rain-shrouded midtown Manhattan skyscraper Monday, killing the pilot and briefly triggering memories of 9/11, after an erratic trip across some of the nation's most restricted airspace. Authorities said they did not suspect terrorism. The crash near Times Square and Trump Tower shook the 750-foot (229-meter) AXA Equitable building, sparked a fire, and forced office workers to flee on elevators and down stairs, witnesses and officials said. The pilot was the only person aboard, and there were no other reports of injuries, authorities said. It was not immediately cl...
Source: JEMS Operations - June 11, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents News Operations Source Type: news

It’s time to stop pretending that “mainstream media” reporters are real journalists: They are Left-wing political activists and journo-terrorists
(Natural News) The news profession has been trending to the Left for decades now, but in the age of Obama and POTUS Donald Trump, reporters have increasingly eschewed their journalistic credentials in favor of donning their Left-wing political activist caps. One of the most recent examples involves April Glaser, a Slate correspondent serving as an... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

YouTube claims to be banning all "bigoted" videos but won't stop bigotry of the hate-filled Left and its attacks on Trump, conservatives and Christians
(Natural News) The speech police at Google-owned YouTube are on yet another purging binge, as they reportedly removed all sorts of videos and channels over the past week that they claim promote “bigotry” and “intolerance.” But as usual, the only videos and channels that were targeted were those owned or published by conservatives, Christians, and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

All News Pipeline report: President Trump needs to "nuke" Silicon Valley to restore civil liberties to all Americans
(Natural News) All News Pipeline is one of the best hard-hitting news analysis sites on the ‘net. Along with Whatfinger.com (an amazing news aggregation site run by veterans), SteveQuayle.com (a news headlines site), InfoWars.com (pro-liberty indy news) and BigLeaguePolitics.com (original conservative news reporting), these are some of the very best pro-liberty sites on the ‘net.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump confirms tech giants were colluding against him in the 2016 election... so why isn't Trump doing something to stop it?
(Natural News) For more than a year, POTUS Donald Trump has teased the notion that the social media behemoths are violating their founding oaths, if not the rule of law and the Constitution, in their attempts to silence conservatives, Right-leaning supporters of his presidency, and independent media voices. He did so again during a call-in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump Administration Restricts Funding for Fetal Tissue Research
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced on June 5, 2019 that it will restrict federal funding for medical research that uses human fetal tissue from elective abortions. According to the department’s statement, “Promoting the dignity of human life from conception to natural death is one of the very top priorities of President Trump’s administration.” The decision is the result of a review launched by HHS in September 2018 to examine all human fetal tissue research after the department terminated a contract with Advanced Bioscience Resources, Inc., which supplied fetal tissue to...
Source: Public Policy Reports - June 10, 2019 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Patients will pay for the crackdown on fetal tissue research, scientists fear
To save babies from brain-damaging birth defects, University of Pittsburgh scientistCarolyn Coyne studies placentas from fetuses that otherwise would be discarded — and she's worried this kind of research may be on the way out.The Trump administration iscracking down on fetal tissue research... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - June 10, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Lauran Neergaard, Malcom Ritter, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Source Type: news

Another massive lie revealed in the Mueller Report as the entire conspiracy against Trump unravels by the day
(Natural News) It’s becoming more and more obvious to any American who still retains some semblance of free thought in this age of widespread media propaganda that former special counsel Robert Mueller is not the ‘Boy Scout’ do-gooder fighting the forces of evil his defenders have made him out to be. Rather, turns out he’s... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists feel chill of crackdown on fetal tissue research
Scientists working to save children from devastating birth defects are feeling the chill of the Trump administration's new crackdown on fetal tissue research _ worried that their projects ultimately will be cut (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

With 2020 in mind, Trump overruled top health official on fetal tissue
His antiabortion record figures large in the political calculus of his reelection campaign. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - June 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amy Goldstein Source Type: news

Trump visit: Could US companies run NHS services after Brexit?
Several US companies are already involved in small ways in the health service. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NASA Opens International Space Station to Private Visitors, With a Hefty Price Tag
Private space travel will begin as early as 2020, but for a hefty price. NASA announced Friday that it would open the International Space Station to private individuals and more commercial business at roughly $35,000 per night per astronaut. NASA hopes to develop a new space economy in low orbit by opening up to the private sector. It’s also an effort to enable the agency to complete missions to Mars, and put a man and the first woman on the moon by 2024. .@Space_Station is open for commercial business! Watch @Astro_Christina talk about the steps we're taking to make our orbiting laboratory accessible to all A...
Source: TIME: Science - June 7, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Jasmine Aguilera Tags: Uncategorized onetime Science space travel Source Type: news

Immigrant health access in Texas: policy, rhetoric, and fear in the Trump era - Callaghan T, Washburn DJ, Nimmons K, Duchicela D, Gurram A, Burdine J.
BACKGROUND: Since the 2016 presidential election, reports have suggested that President Trump's rhetoric and his administration's proposed policies could be exacerbating barriers to accessing health care for undocumented as well as lawfully present immigra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trump attacks Nasa and claims the moon is 'a part' of Mars
President tweeted Nasa should focus on ‘Mars (of which the Moon is a part)’ over going to the moon, a reversal of previous remarksFollowers of astronomy were in for a surprise on Friday, when Donald Trump announced that the moon is part of Mars.Ina tweet, apparently commenting on his own administration ’s space policy, the president said: “For all of the money we are spending, NASA should NOT be talking about going to the Moon - We did that 50 years ago.”Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 7, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Adam Gabbatt in New York Tags: The moon Donald Trump Space Nasa Science US news Source Type: news

Democrats Plan Event to Scrutinize Trump's Mental Health Democrats Plan Event to Scrutinize Trump's Mental Health
A Democratic congressman is considering convening a town hall-like event sometime this summer to discuss Donald J. Trump's mental fitness to serve as president.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Trump halts fetal tissue research by government scientists
The Trump administration will no longer allow government scientists to conduct medical research using human fetal tissue (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Trump halts fetal-tissue research
The Trump administration announced that the federal government would sharply limit federal spending on medical research that uses tissue from aborted fetuses. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - June 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Judgement Day: Dave Hodges interviews Mike Adams on why Trump must ARREST the domestic traitors and stop the sabotage from within
(Natural News) The is the most hard-hitting interview I’ve done all year. I probably said too much, but since Dave Hodges is fully aware of what’s happening with the planned destruction of America, I didn’t hold back. In this interview (see below), courtesy of TheCommonsenseShow.com, Dave and I discuss the hard core truth about how... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mexico escalating the land invasion of America by spreading out illegals to invade at geographic intervals
(Natural News) While the dishonest “mainstream media” as well as Democrats and even some Republicans in Congress bash POTUS Donald Trump over his threat to begin imposing a 5 percent tariff on all imported goods from Mexico beginning next week, more evidence that he’s exactly right to do so has emerged. For years Mexico has... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump is going after Big Tech's evil monopolies and censorship: Amazon.com now being targeted by the FTC
(Natural News) Things are looking anything but on the up-and-up for Jeff Bezos, whose Amazon empire is showing signs of a major breach now that Big Fed has finally decided to hold the tech giant accountable for its monopolistic practices. As part of a sweeping probe into the censorship crimes of many Big Tech corporations,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump administration moves to end U.S. research using fetal tissue from abortions
The Trump administration on Wednesday said it would end scientific research at the National Institutes of Health that relies on fetal tissue from elective abortions, and would accelerate efforts to find alternatives for such research, a move welcomed by anti-abortion groups. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Trump Administration Sharply Curtails Fetal Tissue Medical Research
The Trump administration will be ending a major university contract involving fetal tissue research and will soon stop such work at the National Institutes of Health. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Abby Goodnough Tags: United States Politics and Government Research Abortion Health and Human Services Department National Institutes of Health University of California, San Francisco Trump, Donald J Source Type: news

Trump halts fetal tissue research by government scientists
The Trump administration is ending medical research by government scientists that uses human fetal tissue, overriding the advice of scientists who say it has led to life-saving medical advances and handing abortion opponents a major victory (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Trump Ban On Government Fetal Tissue Use May Be ‘Death Knell’ For Research
Although the tissue has been used to develop HIV drugs and vaccines, the Trump administration continues its anti-abortion agenda by banning it from government research. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lisette Voytko, Staff Source Type: news

Trump administration ends government fetal tissue research, places limits on future research
The US Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday it will not renew a fetal tissue research contract with the University of California, San Francisco that expired today. The decision concludes a review of research using tissue from aborted fetuses. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump administration halting fetal tissue research by government scientists
Trump's administration says it is ending medical research by government scientists using human fetal tissue, overriding researchers who say that there's no other way to tackle some health problems and handing abortion opponents a major victory. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - June 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Trump administration halts fetal tissue research by government scientists
Trump's administration says it is ending research by government scientists that uses human fetal tissue, handing abortion opponents a major victory and overriding scientists who say such research has led to life-saving medical advances. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - June 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news