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May 6, 2021

Vital Soil Organisms Being Harmed By Pesticides, Study Shows

Pesticides are causing widespread damage to the tiny creatures that keep soils healthy and underpin all life on land, according to the first comprehensive review of the issue.
May 6, 2021

Global Drug Spending To Reach $1.6 Trillion By 2025

Global spending on drugs is expected to reach approximately $1.6 trillion by 2025, according to a new research report.
May 6, 2021

Hundreds Of Thousands Join Peaceful Unite For Freedom March In Central London

On Saturday 24th April, hundreds of thousands of people took part in a peaceful ‘Unite For Freedom’ march in central London.
May 6, 2021

Paris Prosecutors Take On 3 Probes Into Deaths After AstraZeneca Vaccine

Paris prosecutors are taking on and combining into an involuntary manslaughter probe three separate investigations over the deaths of three people who were given the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in France.
May 6, 2021

Nearly 40 Percent Of US Marines Have Declined COVID-19 Vaccine

Nearly 40 percent of US Marines are declining COVID-19 vaccinations, according to data provided to CNN.
April 28, 2021

People With Higher Omega-3 Levels Less Likely To Die Prematurely

A new research paper published in Nature Communications shows that people with higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids lived longer than those with lower levels.
April 28, 2021

Millions Of Americans Are Skipping Their Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines

Millions of Americans are not getting the second doses of their COVID-19 vaccines, and their ranks are growing.
April 28, 2021

World Military Spending Rises To Nearly $2 Trillion

Military expenditure worldwide rose to nearly $2 trillion in 2020, defying the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers say.
April 28, 2021

UK Lawmakers Call For Boris Johnson To Publish Big Pharma Lobbying Messages

British lawmakers have called on Boris Johnson’s government to publish all communications with pharmaceutical companies to see whether private lobbying influenced its opposition to a waiver of intellectual property rules for COVID-19 vaccines.
April 28, 2021

Omega-3 Supplements Protect Against Stress

A high daily dose of an omega-3 supplement may help slow the effects of aging by suppressing damage and boosting protection at the cellular level during and after a stressful event, new research suggests.