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Toussaint column: The closed-mouth secrets of American dentistry – Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Recently, I read a heartbreaking plea on a local Facebook group. A Glenwood Springs resident (I’ll call her Mary) asked for a dentist to volunteer to pull her husband’s tooth. It had been aching for six-plus months, causing fevers, nausea, fatigue and sleeplessness. I could have (tritely) posted back, “I feel his pain.” I was… Read More »

How red-baiting in medicine did lasting harm to Americans’ health care – Washington Post

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) speaks April 10 at a gathering introducing the Medicare for All Act of 2019 on Capitol Hill. (Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP) By Merlin Chowkwanyun Merlin Chowkwanyun is an Assistant Professor of Sociomedical Sciences at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. June 12 at 6:00 AM The battle for universal health care… Read More »

New Trump administration rule would weaken protections for transgender people in health care – The Washington Post

Openly gay politicians and their supporters called on the Republican-controlled Senate to pass the Equality Act. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) May 24 at 9:33 AM The Department of Health and Human Services on Friday proposed a rule that civil rights groups warn may be used to deny care to transgender patients. Under the Obama administration, HHS… Read More »

Surbhi Chandna Aka Anika of Ishqbaaz Looks Ethereal in This Latest Instagram Post; You’d Want to Steal Her Traditional Look This Eid – View Pic

Surbhi Chandna never fails to create a trend with her looks, style, makeup, and clothes. (Photo Credits: Instagram) One of the most popular actresses in the tinsel town, Surbhi Chandna, who is known for her unique style of acting, is quite a social media sensation. The actress, who enthralled the viewers with her charm and… Read More »