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Health secretary refuses to say whether Trump fit for office, won’t rule out 25th amendment

Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar speaks to the press in the Briefing Room at the White House on 20 November, 2020

Health secretary refuses to say whether Trump fit for office, won’t rule out 25th amendment Health secretary refuses to say whether Trump fit for office, won’t rule out 25th amendment Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has twice declined to say whether he believes if Donald Trump is still able to carry out the duties of the presidency. He …

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Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health

Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health

Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health Foods That May Lead to a Healthier Gut and Better Health Scientists know that the trillions of bacteria and other microbes that live in our guts play an important role in health, influencing our risk of developing obesity, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and a wide range of other …

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In Vaccine Geopolitics, a Great Game Played With Ukrainians’ Health

In Vaccine Geopolitics, a Great Game Played With Ukrainians’ Health

In Vaccine Geopolitics, a Great Game Played With Ukrainians’ Health In Vaccine Geopolitics, a Great Game Played With Ukrainians’ Health “Russia is pursuing an active policy of aggression, even with the vaccines,” said Oleksandr Linchevsky, a former deputy health minister. “It’s in Russia’s political interest that Ukraine receive the vaccines from elsewhere as late as possible,” because it wants to …

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The December Numbers Were Awful, but the Economy Has a Clear Path to Health

The December Numbers Were Awful, but the Economy Has a Clear Path to Health

The December Numbers Were Awful, but the Economy Has a Clear Path to Health The December Numbers Were Awful, but the Economy Has a Clear Path to Health It seemed appropriate that the jobs numbers for the final months of 2020 would be as nasty as the year as a whole was. It is fair to say that the loss …

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Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite

Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite

Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite Coronavirus Vaccine Demand Has Health Officials Turning to Eventbrite In the early stages of a global push to distribute the coronavirus vaccine to those who need it most — a process that has, so far, managed to be both hectic and slow — some health officials have turned to an unexpected …

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6 Months Later, Covid Survivors Plagued by Health Problems

6 Months Later, Covid Survivors Plagued by Health Problems

6 Months Later, Covid Survivors Plagued by Health Problems 6 Months Later, Covid Survivors Plagued by Health Problems Most symptoms in the Wuhan report were slightly more common among women, with 81 percent reporting at least one health problem, compared with 73 percent of men. Reports about other respiratory diseases, like the 2003 outbreak of SARS, another type of coronavirus, …

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Sixers’ Positive Virus Test Challenges N.B.A.’s Health Protocol

Sixers’ Positive Virus Test Challenges N.B.A.’s Health Protocol

Sixers’ Positive Virus Test Challenges N.B.A.’s Health Protocol Sixers’ Positive Virus Test Challenges N.B.A.’s Health Protocol Curry’s rapid test came up as negative, allowing him to be on the bench with a mask, according to one of the people familiar with the situation. The 76ers then received the result of his lab test, which was positive, and took him to …

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Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force

Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force

Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force Biden Picks Dr. Nunez-Smith to Lead Health Equity Task Force Growing up in the United States Virgin Islands, Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith saw firsthand what can happen in a community with limited access to health care. Her father, Moleto “Bishop” Smith Sr., was only in his 40s when he suffered a …

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Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns

Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns

Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns LONDON — A British judge ruled on Monday that the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange cannot be extradited to the United States to face trial on charges of violating the Espionage Act, saying he would be at extreme risk of suicide. …

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Does Coconut Oil Deserve Its Health Halo?

Does Coconut Oil Deserve Its Health Halo?

Does Coconut Oil Deserve Its Health Halo? Does Coconut Oil Deserve Its Health Halo? Dr. Greenland echoed that assessment, stating that “the marketing of coconut oil is confusing. It’s trying to sell it as a healthy fat, but those who know its composition don’t think that at all.” These and other experts part company with advertisers and advocates for coconut …

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