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Coronavirus: Social gatherings above six banned in England from 14 September

Social gatherings of more than six people will be illegal in England from Monday – with some exemptions – amid a steep rise in coronavirus cases. A new legal limit will ban larger groups meeting anywhere socially indoors or outdoors, No 10 said. But it will not apply to schools, workplaces or Covid-secure weddings, funerals… Read More »

China’s wet markets should be banned

Warning: Graphic content Even for a carnivore like me, the images are gruesome and disgusting enough to consider whether I’ll eat meat again. A smorgasbord of dogs being boiled alive, bats served on sticks like lollipops, kittens slaughtered, rats fried and giant snakes carved up for human consumption, with the blood splattering everywhere. There are… Read More »

Why antibiotics should be banned

But how do we get back control of our DNA information, presence of antibiotics in animal wastes has been widely reported worldwide from multiple farms of different species. The world has no surveillance infrastructure to monitor emerging antibiotic resistance threats. Rates in Scandanavian countries — will the Euro inevitably lead to a European superstate? Nigel… Read More »

Seth Meyers on Alabama anti-abortion law: Can you imagine how GOP would react if states banned all guns?

Late-night host Seth Meyers spent time on Thursday ripping into Alabama’s new anti-abortion law, which bans most abortions and does not provide exemptions for cases of rape and incest, saying those praising the law would react differently if it involved firearms. Calling it “inhumane and blatantly unconstitutional,” Meyers said the law is just an attempt… Read More »

Banned Supplement Found in Weight-Loss Products

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Weight-loss and energy supplements sold in the United States may contain potentially harmful and inaccurately labeled levels of the banned stimulant higenamine, a new study finds. Higenamine is on the World Anti-Doping Agency’s list of substances prohibited in sports, though it is legal… Read More »