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Black Scientists Held Back by Perceptions of Their Priorities

New research suggests “hard/lab science” is valued over “patient-focused science” in awarding research grants.

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Tame Impala Hints at New Music With Puzzling Clip

Is a new Tame Impala record coming soon?

23.10.2019

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Something in the Way We Move

Something in the Way We Move

23.10.2019

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Nature and Mental Health: What Is the Link?

How being in nature can improve your mental health

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Black hole scientist bounces back from trolling

Dr Katie Bouman's photo of the moment she saw her first black hole image went viral - but it wasn't all good.

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Naomie Harris Talks 'Being the Change' in Action Thriller 'Black and Blue'

Naomie Harris (NaomieHarris) talks 'being the change' in action thriller BlackAndBlue

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Black security officer who was fired for repeating racial slur gets job back

The reversal came after student protests and a grievance from the officer's union.

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How to Trim and Cut Brussels Sprouts

FYI: The entirety of the Brussels sprout—the whole dang bud—is edible.

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Biogen’s Alzheimer’s Revelation Isn’t So Simple

Heard on the Street: Optimism that Biogen has cracked the code on a multibillion-dollar Alzheimer’s disease market is premature

Of course....Now they gotta figure out how to milk it for every fucking penny it’s worth

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After the election, can Justin Trudeau unite Canada?

The country is divided in more ways than one

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Biogen soars 40% on Alzheimer's drug revival: 'It would be the biggest drug ever,' Cramer says

Biogen soars 40% on hopes of Alzheimer's treatment approval, may be 'biggest drug ever,' says Cramer

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Biogen resurrects Alzheimer's drug; shares jump 35%

Biogen resurrects Alzheimer's drug; shares jump 35%

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Biogen, in Reversal, Will Seek FDA OK for Alzheimer’s Drug After Further Analysis

Biogen plans to pursue approval for an early Alzheimer’s treatment, after pulling the plug on phase 3 studies of the drug this year

no medical innovations out of China? didn't think so. Trump2020
We shudder to think of this drug's monthly price tag should it be approved for the market and who is going to pay for it.

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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Biogen, Under Armour, P&G, Hasbro & more

These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.

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Macy's bans fur sales in move celebrated by animal rights activists

Macy’s formally announces that it will stop selling fur by the end of the 2020 fiscal year.

Love it for the animals Yes give them a chance in life.
This is ridiculous, I don't wear fur but I am not going to force others to stop. Now idiots are chiming in about leather? These 2 items have been around far longer then any libtard posting on Twitter.

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Steps to Prevent Dementia May Mean Taking Actual Steps

Brain-training apps can’t match the several ways that exercise benefits the mind, research shows.

22.10.2019

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Human mini-brains created in lab may become sentient and able to feel pain, scientists warn

Human mini-brains created in lab may become sentient and able to feel pain, scientists warn


“Now let’s just mass produce them and place them in mobile devices to make SMART(ER) PHONES!”⛈Evil laughter⛈

22.10.2019

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Macy’s, Home to $8,000 Mink Jackets, Will Stop Selling Fur Products by 2021

Macy's said that its namesake chain and Bloomingdale’s department stores would stop selling fur products by early 2021

22.10.2019

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The Ms. Q&A: Patrisse Cullors is Fighting for Institutional Investment in Black Lives

A Q&A with OsopePatrisse, co-founder of Blklivesmatter and writer on GoodTrouble:

22.10.2019

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Macy's Is Going Fur-Free

Going fur free is, in fact, my FAVORITE trend. Macys

22.10.2019

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FDA OKs Diabetes Drug for Type 2 Heart Failure Risk

The FDA granted a new use for one diabetes drug: to reduce the risk of hospitalization for heart failure in adults who have type 2 diabetes and established heart disease or risk factors for it.

22.10.2019

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Macy's and Bloomingdale's Are Going Fur-Free

.Macys and Bloomingdales are the latest to go fur-free.

22.10.2019

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Every Single Luxury Brand, Retailer and Magazine That Has Gone Fur-Free — So Far

. Macys and bloomingdales just announced that they're ditching fur, too:

22.10.2019

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Macy’s Inc. Bans Fur

Macy’s Inc. will stop selling fur by the end of fiscal 2020.

22.10.2019

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The Black Sheep of Mental Health Disorders: Living with ADHD

“There’s no denying that those of us with ADHD were made different. We tend to be more generous, more loving, more funny, more creative, and more entrepreneurial. The problem, it turns out, is not …

21.10.2019

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TikTok removes two dozen accounts used for ISIS propaganda

TikTok removes two dozen accounts used for ISIS propaganda

21.10.2019

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Marijuana and Vaping: Shadowy Past, Dangerous Present

Not much smell, no rolling papers, no dime bags. Vaping weed is convenient and easy to hide. But its potentially dangerous consequences are only now becoming evident.

Vaping THC is a godsend to legalized states (once filler regulations are in place) to keep the stank a bit more confined to the user-keeps the regular joes (those who think their addition is ok but the next person's isn't- ie. caffeine/coffee addicts) happy too then.WeVapeWeVote
The shadowy past and dangerous present are 100% attributed to prohibition. It is mind-boggling that this needs to be said at this point.

21.10.2019

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How to Reduce the Toxicity of Teen Girls’ Social Media Use

A simple intervention that changes the way girls view their feeds.

21.10.2019

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Mark Zuckerberg Argues High Taxes On Wealthy Could Stifle Innovation In Human Suffering

Mark Zuckerberg Argues High Taxes On Wealthy Could Stifle Innovation In Human Suffering

21.10.2019

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Phone case that looks and feels like human skin created by researcher - Business Insider

This unsettling case that looks and feels like human skin wants you to poke and pinch your smartphone

21.10.2019

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What Causes a Mysterious Paralysis in Children? Researchers Find Viral Clues

In one study, nearly 70 percent of children with the disease had antibodies to common enteroviruses that usually produce mild effects but can sometimes cause neurological problems.

. Vitamin D status was significantly reduced in virus‐positive vs virus‐negative children. The mother’s vitamin D status during pregnancy, insufficient UVB exposure, antibiotics and other microbiome-damaging chemicals, affect children’s immune systems.
Don’t over think nature.

21.10.2019

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Why Black Homeowners in Brooklyn Are Being Targeted for Fraud

Deed theft, or stealing the title to a house, has become a troubling crime in Brooklyn, targeting rapidly gentrifying communities of color

21.10.2019

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Strategies To Raise a Grateful Child - Part 2

The best way to teach your child gratitude

21.10.2019

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A New Marine Heat Wave Threatens Hawaii’s Reefs

A researcher likened the current heat wave to one that formed in 2014 and caused the first known mass bleaching of corals around Hawaii.

21.10.2019

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Illegal vapes traced to California woman who was CBD pioneer

Illegal vapes traced to California woman who was CBD pioneer

21.10.2019

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Tornado causes damage and power outages in Dallas

Tornado causes damage and power outages in Dallas

21.10.2019

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How BlackBerry Used Improv Comedy To Make Cybersecurity A More ‘Human’ Topic

How Blackberry used improv comedy to make cybersecurity a more 'human' topic

21.10.2019

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Researchers find second sunken warship from WWII Battle of Midway

Researchers find second sunken warship from WWII Battle of Midway

21.10.2019

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FDA approves AstraZeneca diabetes drug for treating heart failure risk

FDA approves AstraZeneca diabetes drug for treating heart failure risk

21.10.2019

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Michael Douglas asked son to 'hand out joints at parties as kid’, memoir claims

Michael Douglas asked son to 'hand out joints at parties as a kid’, memoir claims

21.10.2019

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UK urged to stop human traffickers exploiting Brexit uncertainty

'Those who traffick and trade in human beings will take any opportunity for exploitation.' Via Reuters

21.10.2019

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In Bracing Terms, Trump Invokes War's Human Toll to Defend His Policies

In bracing terms, Trump invokes war's human toll to defend his policies

21.10.2019

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There Are Real Dangers In ‘Bouncing Back’ Too Soon After Having A Baby

There Are Real Dangers In ‘Bouncing Back’ Too Soon After Having A Baby

20.10.2019

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William H Macy Visits Felicity Huffman

William H Macy Visits Felicity Huffman:

20.10.2019

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Analysis | How Democrats Can Turn Immigration Into Trump’s Kryptonite

There’s a story about immigration that can unite the country, not divide it further.

20.10.2019

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Erdogan says he will never allow vaping, will block e-cigarettes in Turkey

Erdogan says he will never allow vaping, will block e-cigarettes in Turkey

20.10.2019

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Tourist deaths in Dominican Republic were due to natural causes: FBI

Tourist deaths in Dominican Republic were due to natural causes: FBI

20.10.2019

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AOC Backs Meghan Markle: “People Who Treat You Like A Human Make All The Difference”

AOC Backs Meghan Markle: “People Who Treat You Like A Human Make All The Difference”

20.10.2019

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Are There Benefits to Drinking Kombucha?

If by “benefits” you mean being wildly popular and sometimes unpredictably alcoholic, then yes.

20.10.2019

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Trump pulls his Florida resort as host site for G-7 summit

He reversed course after coming under fire for the choice because it could benefit him financially.

20.10.2019

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Trump pulls his Florida resort as host site for G7 summit

He reverses course after coming under fire for the choice because it could benefit him financially.

20.10.2019

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Southern California back on fire watch as dangerous winds return; red flag warnings expanded

Southern California back on fire watch as dangerous winds return

20.10.2019

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Tourist deaths in Dominican Republic were due to natural causes: FBI

FBI toxicology tests confirmed that three Americans who died in Dominican Republic died of natural causes.

19.10.2019

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Hikers Find Mystery Skeleton on Remote Mountain in California

The remnants of shoes and a belt found with the bones may offer investigators useful clues.

19.10.2019

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What Are the Benefits of CBD?

More than 60 percent of CBD users were taking it for anxiety, according to a survey of 5,000 people. Does it help?

19.10.2019

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Lofa Tatupu Says He'd Make NFL Comeback If League Legalized CBD

Lofa Tatupu Says He'd Make NFL Comeback If League Legalized CBD

19.10.2019

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A married couple should do this to get the most from Social Security

A married couple should do this to get the most from Social Security:

19.10.2019

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Mezcal is good. Drink this drink.

Drink Me: L.A. is having a mezcal moment. This is the drink to try.

18.10.2019

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Applebee’s October $1 Cocktail Comes With Vampire Fangs You Can Wear While You Get Drunk

I vant to drink your rummmm! 🧛‍♀️

18.10.2019

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The Truth About Dog Ownership and Your Health

Dogs improve health behavior more than they change health directly.

18.10.2019

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Timeline: UAW wrings higher pay from GM in deal to end strike, agrees to plant closings

The United Auto Workers union wrung higher pay and other benefits from General M...

18.10.2019

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The Expenses People Often Forget When They Plan for Retirement

Columnist Glenn Ruffenach also answers a reader’s question about auxiliary Social Security benefits.

18.10.2019

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I’m Furious That It Took Almost a Decade to Diagnose My Chronic Pain

I am a spine on fire. But I am not going to be quiet.

17.10.2019

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