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Belgium investigates doctors who euthanized autistic woman

Belgian officials are investigating whether doctors improperly euthanized a woman with autism, the first criminal investigation in a euthanasia case since the practice was legalized in 2002 Source: Belgium investigates doctors who euthanized autistic woman

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Medicare Cuts Payments To Nursing Homes Whose Patients Keep Ending Up In Hospital | California Healthline

The incentive program to discourage nursing homes from discharging patients too quickly will also give bonuses to facilities with fewer rehospitalizations. Source: Medicare Cuts Payments To Nursing Homes Whose Patients Keep Ending Up In Hospital | California Healthline

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Readers And Tweeters Demand Action On Gun Violence, Mental Health Care Options | California Healthline

Kaiser Health News gives readers a chance to comment on a recent batch of stories. Source: Readers And Tweeters Demand Action On Gun Violence, Mental Health Care Options | California Healthline

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The Vaccination Debacle – The Commentator

There is no question that vaccinations are a positive result of the medical advances in the modern era. As a result of vaccinations, diseases such as smallpox and measles have respectively been eradicated and receded significantly in the U.S. However, in certain Jewish communities, measles is resurfacing due to a lack of children being vaccinated. […]

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We Don’t Negotiate With Terrorists | ZDoggMD

  ZDoggMD was live. What can we do when the cyberbullies come for US? *UBER-explicit language warning!*

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Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Scientific communication in a post-truth society

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Scientific communication in a post-truth society

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The Great Cryptocurrency Scam

As cryptocurrencies collapse it is long past time for regulators to step in. When I first wrote about The Great Bitcoin Scam in  December of 2017, Bitcoin was trading at $15,433 after falling from its all-time high of $19,783 a few days earlier. As I write this article, Bitcoin is now trading at $4,359. Very simply, Bitcoin is in […]