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‘System is broken’: Medical researchers still routinely hiding funding from Big Pharma

A huge proportion of scientists and doctors publishing in major medical magazines continue to conceal ties to corporations relevant to their research, while punishment for…

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Higher doses of statins could prevent thousands of deaths, research finds

Change in dosage could also lead to 12,000 cardiovascular events like heart attacks being averted, research finds Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/higher-dose-statin-cardiovascular-disease-imperial-college-london-university-of-leicester-jama-a8673651.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Number of hospital admissions for stress and anxiety soars in decade

There’s also been an increase in cases of work-related stress and anxiety Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/stress-anxiety-hospital-number-rise-nhs-office-national-statistics-mahabis-a8669911.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Trump administration accused of “inappropriately steering” patients to private healthcare plans

Critics say administration is using government emails to advertise Medicare Advantage plans Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/trump-medicare-advantage-plan-private-health-insurance-enrolment-emails-a8663421.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Obamacare numbers take a hit

There has been a steep drop in Obamacare insurance numbers, halfway through the sign-up season for 2019, raising concerns that the Trump administration’s controversial policy…

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Can House Democrats really protect Obamacare?

House Democrats who swept back into power on the promise to protect people with pre-existing conditions face tough legal and political choices as they try…

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MDMA is now proven to help those with trauma – so let's decriminalise it and put it back in the medicine cabinet

A moral panic whipped up by the press in the 1980s led to ecstasy being banned. We owe it to those who suffer from alcoholism…

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The Bernie Sanders-Trump mind meld on drug costs

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are on the same page on drug pricing once again. A bill released Tuesday morning by Sanders (I-Vt.) and…

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