October 19, 2021
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Indian Billionaire Urges Government To Impose Lockdowns In India As New Covid Deaths Reach Another High

ToplineDespite international aid efforts ramping up, the second wave of Covid-19 infections in India continues to intensify, yielding a new record high for daily deaths on Sunday and prompting an outcry—from businessmen and public officials alike—for government intervention to help ease the rate of infection. Key Facts In a Sunday stat...
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Joe Rogan Asks Why Younger, Healthy People Should Get Covid-19 Vaccines, Here’s Why

Oops, Joe Rogan did it again. While it’s not fair to characterize Rogan as “anti-vaxx,” he did repeat a misconception about the Covid-19 vaccine. Not once but twice. Back on the April 23 episode of his popular Spotify podcast “The Joe Rogan Experience,” Rogan had said, “I’ve said, yeah, I think for the most part it's safe to get vaccinated. I do....
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Biden Administration Tries To Force States’ Hand On Medicaid Expansion

When President Biden addressed Congress this week, he didn’t have much to say about healthcare reform. The one exception was the President offering a vague proposal to grant Medicare negotiating power regarding prescription drugs prices: “Let’s give Medicare the power to save hundreds of billions of dollars by negotiating lower prices for prescript...
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Chlorine Is The Latest Shortage, How This Will Affect Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs

First it was toilet paper. Next, it was disinfectants, followed by face masks and other personal protective equipment. Then, it was a whole array of different items, ranging from yeast to condoms to kettlebells to jigsaw puzzles to aluminum cans, not that all of these items are necessarily used together at the same time. Now the latest shortage tha...
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Fake Covid-19 Vaccination Record Cards Are A Growing Problem, Says FBI

“Fake it till you make it” can be very questionable advice. “Fake a Covid-19 vaccination card because you can’t make a vaccination appointment” can be even worse. As I have covered previously for Forbes, a Covid-19 Vaccination Record Card is currently the only real proof that you’ve received the Covid-19 vaccine. In order to get a real version of...
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Raising Kids To Have A Healthy Body Image

Research has found that 53 percent of young American girls report having negative feelings about their bodies. By the time they reach the age of 17, that number grows to 78 percent. And boys are not immune to this negative self-talk. Approximately 30 percent of elementary school boys say they wish they could lose weight. Raising a healthy child...