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Cory Booker's prescription drug vote is why Democrats lose

Republican voters get what they ask for from their party but Democrat often voters do not
Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.), is in hot water with progressives after he and 12 other Democrats voted against a measure to allow the importation of cheaper prescription drugs from Canada, a measure...
14 January 2017 -
M. Stafford

End the Doctors’ Strike and devise better approaches for handling catastrophes

Striking doctors in Kenya ought to look for a better way of solving problems rather than going to the roads and displaying banners.
For over a month now, most Kenyans have suffered losses of lives due to the doctors strike. The doctors have however vowed not to recommence work even as the strike enters its 2nd month. They seem to...
16 January 2017 -
E. Ombaso

What women really need to know about vaginal odor

Interview with internationally renowned Reproductive Physiologist, Dr. Joanna Ellington.
Vaginal odor is a taboo topic that most women don’t want to discuss with their closest friends, let alone their doctor. It is not only embarrassing to talk about but it is embarrassing to live with....
16 January 2017 -
J. Cavallo
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