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Cost of Potentially Life-saving EpiPens on the Rise

The EpiPen is an auto-injector that delivers epinephrine, more commonly known as adrenaline, a hormone that can help to relax muscles. It can open the airways, and reduce swelling during a severe allergic reaction, before a patient can get to the hospital. 1,100 more words

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Facebook Photos of Little Girl Taking Bite Out of Deer's Heart Spark Backlash

Warning: this article contains graphic images that some may find disturbing.

Photos of an 8-year-old New Zealand girl with her first kill are getting a lot of backlash on social media. 149 more words

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All for One

By Vandee

Please comment, or I’ll never learn.

When I ask Google what percentage of the population identifies as transgender, I get a big, bold answer of “0.3%” based on surveys of the US population.  756 more words

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The Mozart Effect Myth: Listening to Classical Music Won't Make You Smarter

In 1993, a paper published in the journal Nature found that college students had improved test scores if they listened to Mozart. When the media caught wind of this, they ran with it and announced that listening to Mozart makes you smarter. 236 more words

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Bakery Faces Backlash Over Transgender Ken Doll Birthday Cake

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  — A Sacramento bakery is getting a flood of support after one of its custom cakes caught quite a bit of flack on social media. 376 more words

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How Monsanto Promotes Worldwide Infertility

Monsanto has a long and infamous history of manufacturing and bringing to market such chemicals as DDT, Agent Orange, aspartame, Roundup and dioxin1… 2,105 more words

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What does "controversy" even mean anymore?

Alright, buckle up, it’s time to talk about Ghostbusters.

Depending on whom you ask, the new Ghostbusters is: