Ripple effects of abortion restrictions confuse care for miscarriages

As the Supreme Court appears poised to return abortion regulation to the states, recent experience in Texas illustrates that medical care for miscarriages and dangerous ectopic pregnancies would also be threatened if restrictions become more widespread. One Texas law passed last year lists several medications as abortion-inducing drugs and largely […]

China reports 1,227 new COVID cases for May 15 vs 1,789 a day earlier

FILE PHOTO: A medical worker in a protective suit collects a swab sample from a person during mass testing for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) amid an outbreak, at a makeshift testing site in Chaoyang district of Beijing, China May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas SuenBEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China reported 1,227 new […]

How to free yourself from productivity guilt

In our fast-paced, work, work, work driven world, where hustle culture still reigns supreme, every minute, we’re told, counts. And if we’re not filling each of our minutes, in each of our 24 hours in a day, the right way, we’re failing. We worry about the time we’ve wasted, take […]

Being married and working for yourself 'can help ward off manopause'

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Why being married and working for yourself can help to ward off the manopause (…. that’s the menopause for chaps! Are you feeling tired and irritable, sleeping badly, with reduced sex drive, breast discomfort and occasional hot flushes or sweats? These symptoms are typical of women going […]

Idaho Announces $119 Million Opioid Crisis Settlement

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials on Friday announced a $119 million settlement with drugmaker Johnson & Johnson and three major distributors over their role in the opioid addiction crisis. Republican Gov. Brad Little and Republican Attorney General Lawrence Wasden said it’s the second-largest consumer settlement in state history, trailing […]