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“Homeopathy is a threat to public health and confuses people about vaccinations”

Homeopathy may be based on eccentric principles and be ineffective according to ­medical standards – but there are many people who believe in it. It doesn’t seem to bother them that no homeopathic remedy has ever been shown to have a provable clinical effect. Or that responsible doctors think they’re dangerous and prevent people from… Read More »

Ayanna Pressley Opens Up About Living With Alopecia and Hair Loss

Representative Ayanna Pressley, Democrat of Massachusetts, revealed in a video released on Thursday that she has a condition called alopecia and is now bald. “This is about acceptance,” Ms. Pressley said of her decision to publicly discuss her baldness. “I hope this starts a conversation about the personal struggles we navigate, and I hope that… Read More »

What Do Gen Z and Millennials Think About HIV?

HIV stigma persists among young Americans, and many are not informed about the virus and its transmission, even as they engage in high-risk sexual behavior. Those are the top-line findings of a new survey among millennials (adults ages 23 to 36) and members of Generation Z (18 to 22). What’s more, the picture looks worse… Read More »