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Ginkgo Tree Planted in an Ancient Chinese Buddhist Temple Sheds Spectacular Ocean of Fall Golden Leaves, Old Pics of the 1,400-YO Tree Giving Scenic View Resurfaces Online

Every year, during the autumn season, when it is time for nature to turn into a splendid showcase of colours, a towering 1,400-year-old ginkgo tree showcases the transition in a spectacular way, no one should miss. Located within the walls of the Gu Guanyin Buddhist Temple, in the Zhongnan Mountains region of China, this brilliant… Read More »

Urbanization Leaves Rural America In A Health Care Crisis

(Photo by Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto via Getty Images) NurPhoto via Getty Images Declining birth rates and an aging population have impacted American migration patterns for decades. But according to the USDA’s Economic Research Service, between 2010 and 2017, almost 1,000 rural counties in the U.S. recorded more deaths than births. Add in migration patterns of people moving… Read More »

Novartis has its blockbuster Beovu OK, but its ‘hot mess’ label leaves something to be desired: analysts

Novartis has big plans for its new wet age-related macular degeneration drug Beovu, but as some doctors and analysts see it, the company has an uphill climb thanks to uncertainties and shortcomings in the med’s label.  After holding a call with a key opinion leader, SVB Leerink analyst Geoffrey Porges wrote that the “lack of clarity” about Beovu’s dosing schedule will serve as one… Read More »

Alex Trebek ‘doing well’ with cancer but treatment leaves him with bouts of ‘deep, deep sadness’

Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek says his cancer indicators have gone down — but his well-being hasn’t necessarily improved accordingly. “My oncologist says I’m doing well even though I don’t always feel it,” Trebek said Wednesday on Good Morning America, joking that he has discovered he is “a big wuss.” Trebek, who was diagnosed this year… Read More »