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Are You Sick Yet, What is the H3N2 Flu?

This year’s influenza season, dubbed “moderately severe” by health care officials, has hit the United States hard, with the number of recorded cases of the disease in parts of the country up more than 500 percent. Thirteen children have died from the flu since October, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, with widespread

Trump Needs a Better Test for Healthcare Advisers

Mytheos Holt, As we get ever closer to the one year anniversary of President Trump’s unexpected (and refreshing) rise to power, several of his campaign promises have come into sharper relief than others. Some, the President obviously isn’t interested in compromising on, such as immigration enforcement, nominating conservative judges, or a general refusal to apologize

Untreatable Gonorrhea Is Rapidly Spreading. Here’s What You Need to Know

As drug-resistant gonorrhea rapidly spreads around the world, one team of researchers may have a strategy to combat it, according to a new study. Gonorrhea is becoming a superbug, meaning the drugs typically used to treat it are no longer reliably effective. Should gonorrhea’s antibiotic resistance continue to increase, the results could be bleak, given

Now We Have More Proof (Crack Head) Nancy Pelosi is Not Fit For Office

Pelosi Experiences Spasmatic Brain Shutdown on Camera… House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s news conferences are a lot like the movie “Road House.” Both produce a lot of laughs. Neither do so intentionally. Whether its confusion, discombobulation, weird facial tics or the inability to remember simple things, it’s obvious that the former House speaker has become

Trump Executive Order on Health Care Gives Relief to Consumers

Hadley Heath Manning, There’s a fundamental disagreement in healthcare policy: One side believes that the government must plan and control the behavior of all actors, including consumers, insurers, even providers. The other side believes that individuals know better than regulators what choices in care and coverage are best.  With President Trump’s executive order, President Trump

WHAT IS CRYSTAL METH?

Crystal meth is short for crystal methamphetamine. It is just one form of the drug methamphetamine. Methamphetamine is a white crystalline drug that people take by snorting it (inhaling through the nose), smoking it or injecting it with a needle. Some even take it orally, but all develop a strong desire to continue using it

Socialized Medicine Kills

Daniel Greenfield, Call it single-payer or Medicare-for-all, socialized medicine is death. As the health care debate goes on, Senator Bernie Sanders will toss in a socialized medicine bill. Bernie’s bill won’t be a realistic piece of legislation. The 1 percenter Socialist from Vermont has three successful bills to his name. Two of those involved renaming

Powerful synthetic opioid poses risk to first responders

A powerful synthetic opiate created to sedate elephants has been increasingly found across the country and can be dangerous not only to those taking the drugs, but to anyone who comes in contact with it, including police officers and first responders. Carfentanil is 100 times deadlier than fentanyl according to the Drug Enforcement Administration, and caused