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Texas moves to cut Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood

Texas plans to block about $3 million in Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood operations in the state, according to a legal document obtained on Wednesday, a move the reproductive healthcare group said could affect nearly 11,000 low-income people. Planned Parenthood said it would seek court help to block the funding halt, which would cut cancer

Veterans at Wisconsin VA Hospital May Have Been Infected with Hepatitis, HIV

Katherine Rodriguez, Nearly 600 veterans who received care at a Wisconsin VA hospital may have been infected with diseases such as Hepatitis and HIV due to violations in infection control procedures. VA administrators say that the Tomah VA is in the process of notifying 592 veterans that they may be infected with Hepatitis B, Hepatitis

H.S. Students Recreate $750 Medication For Only $2

Fiona Miller | Students defeat crony Big Pharma profit model. Martin Shkreli, otherwise known as Pharma Bro, made headlines last year when he upped the price of the HIV drug Daraprim by almost 4,000% in a day. Knowing this drug was necessary to save many people’s lives, it appeared Shkreli had done this for

Half Of The Population Of The World Is Dirt Poor – The Global Elite Want To Keep It That Way

Michael Snyder, Could you survive on just $2.50 a day?  According to Compassion International, approximately half of the population of the entire planet currently lives on $2.50 a day or less.  Meanwhile, those hoarding wealth at the very top of the global pyramid are rapidly becoming a lot wealthier.  Don’t get me wrong – I

Clinton Foundation AIDS Program Distributed ‘Watered-Down’ Drugs

Daily Caller, The congressional report focused on Clinton’s decade-long relationship with a controversial Indian drug manufacturer called Ranbaxy. Former President Bill Clinton and his Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) distributed “watered-down” HIV/AIDs drugs to patients in sub-Saharan Africa, and “likely increased” the risks of morbidity and mortality, according to a draft congressional report obtained by

Republicans ask Clinton Foundation to produce correspondence

The Republican National Committee asked the charity of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton’s family on Monday to produce all correspondence its staff had with the U.S. State Department while Clinton served as America’s most senior diplomat. Clinton’s campaign to win the Nov. 8 presidential election has been dogged by criticism that donors to the Clinton Foundation

Clinton Foundation drug contracts intersected with State Department work

Sarah Westwood, Amid renewed scrutiny of the Clinton Foundation’s foreign ties this week, Hillary Clinton pointed to the success of its low-cost contracts with pharmaceutical firms in a rare acknowledgement of her family’s controversial nonprofit network. The Democratic nominee, who has not held a press conference in 242 days and is selective about the media interviews she

Mega-corp Who Knowingly Infected Thousands of Children With HIV Wants to Purchase Monsanto

Free Thought Project – by Claire Bernish Bayer AG, a company that knowingly infected thousands of children with HIV, is exploring purchasing its competitor, agrichemical giant Monsanto, unidentified and unverified individuals told Bloomberg. Uniting two of the world’s most hated companies, the deal could potentially be a boon for Monsanto, whose sales have tanked significantly

UnitedHealth pulls back on ObamaCare exchanges amid huge losses

The nation’s largest health insurer, fearing massive financial losses, announced Tuesday that it plans to pull back from ObamaCare in a big way and cut its participation in the program’s insurance exchanges to just a handful of states next year – in the latest sign of instability in the marketplace under the law. UnitedHealth CEO