Thursday, September 29, 2022

POLITICS

Lasting Lessons from the Cuban Missile Crisis

JFK came to understand the need to be 'disciplined in self-control', as he put it in a 1963 speech.

VA and FDA Partner to Accelerate Medical Device Delivery

The agencies will work together to create testing methods, tools and training that support medical device innovators throughout the product development cycle. BECAUSE IT...

‘What is health?’ from KHN: On public spending, Congress decides not to decide

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FDA promises to improve the safety of imported agricultural products with a new initiative

With 32 percent of the country's fresh vegetables and 55 percent of its fresh fruit imported from other countries, the Food and Drug Administration...

What is heel and toe drop and how important is it to runners?

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock)We have previously written about why people you shouldn't think too much about your running shoes. ...

What makes some infections asymptomatic?

A young man is paralyzed by polio in New York. ...

FDA Approves ALS Treatment Despite Doubts About Its Efficacy

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved an experimental treatment for ALS, a serious neurological disorder that causes paralysis and death, despite questions...

My partner snores and does nothing about it. Aid! | australian lifestyle

I am freaking out over my partner's inaction - he will do nothing to counteract the devastating volume and intensity of his snoring. ...

The emergency room scanned her after a car accident. She was fine, but the bill was $17,000.

After a car accident, Frankie Cook went to the emergency room to make sure he didn't have a concussion. He got out of...

BUSINESS

Ukraine needs more security guarantees

When the Ukrainian army receives the weapons it needs, it defeats Russia on the battlefield. That is the lesson he learned for the...

David Gottesman, 96, Wall St. Power and Warren Buffett Partners, East

In a telephone interview Thursday, Buffett said the deal was career-defining for both.Gottesman, Buffett and another partner, Charlie Munger, soon decided they had made...

Republican-led states sue to block Biden student loan debt relief

WASHINGTON – Six Republican-led states took legal action Thursday to stop President Biden from wiping out billions of dollars in student loan debt, even...

Can Larry Fink survive the ESG culture wars?

Talthough he likes write letters to thousands of CEOAt the same time, Larry Fink must cringe these days when one lands on his own...