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Big Pharmacy Chains Also Fed the Opioid Epidemic, Court Filing Says – The New York Times

Through years of lawsuits and rising public anger over the opioid epidemic, the big American pharmacy retailers have largely eluded scrutiny. But a new court filing Wednesday morning asserts that pharmacies including CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Giant Eagle as well as those operated by Walmart were as complicit in perpetuating the crisis as the… Read More »

Coronavirus antibody tests become surprising new trend at wellness spas, Botox clinics, report says

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Across the U.S., a range of businesses are throwing in antibody tests with their normal services amid a surge in demand during the coronavirus pandemic, though health experts caution that many have not been approved by the Food and… Read More »

COVID-19 contact tracing: Canadian company says authorities not interested in app that could help with virus

The international consensus is growing: one of the keys to containing the COVID-19 pandemic and reviving a comatose world economy is a novel type of technology. Daniel Leung says his mostly Canadian company, LivNao, has a ready-to-use version of the concept: a smartphone app designed to automatically identify those who have been in contact with… Read More »

Up to 150 million Americans are expected to contract the coronavirus, congressional doctor says

A woman visits Times Square as she wears a face mask on March 8, 2020 in New York City. Kena Betancur | Getty Images Dr. Brian Monahan, the attending physician of Congress and the U.S. Supreme Court, said he expects 70 million to 150 million people in the United States will become infected with COVID-19,… Read More »

Ethan Zohn Says There’s a Parallel Between Survivor and His Past Cancer Battles

Survivor fans have been waiting for an all-winners season of the hit CBS show for a very long time, and when the official cast list for Survivor: Winners at War was finally released, everyone was excited to see Ethan Zohn’s name among the list of returnees. With his positive attitude, he quickly became a fan… Read More »