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U.S. coal miners discouraged by black lung meeting with McConnell

A radiological technician looks at the chest x-ray of a retired coal miner who has complicated black lung disease, in St. Charles, Virginia, U.S., May 18, 2018. REUTERS/Brian Snyder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of coal miners afflicted with black lung disease met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday as part of an… Read More »

Jail Using Medicine to Help Inmates Addicted to Drugs – U.S. News & World Report

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Jail Using Medicine to Help Inmates Addicted to Drugs  U.S. News & World Report CINCINNATI (AP) — The “dope boys” hang out near the jail awaiting newly freed inmates with addiction. They’ll hand you a free sample to get you back. "Medicine|Pharmacology" – Google News

Democrats clash on healthcare in feisty first U.S. presidential debate

MIAMI (Reuters) – Democratic presidential contenders battled over healthcare coverage during a surprisingly heated first debate on Wednesday, laying bare the party’s divisions on whether to abolish private insurance and shift to a Medicare-for-All system. All candidates except U.S. Senator Cory Booker raise their hands while responding to a question that they would currently support… Read More »