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Report Links Power Lines to Cancer

After looking at a database of 850 patients diagnosed with lymphatic and bone marrow cancers between 1972 and 1980, researchers from the University of Tasmania and Britain‘s Bristol University found that living near high-voltage power lines might increase the risk of leukemia, lymphoma, and related conditions later in life. People who lived within 328 yards… Read More »

Report: Telehealth use beginning to taper

A new report from analytics firm Trilliant Health suggested that telehealth use is starting to taper in the United States “post-peak pandemic,” with use spiking in April 2020 and petering off from there.   The report, based on Trilliant Health’s national all-payer claims database, found that about 38 million Americans, excluding traditional Medicare users, generated… Read More »

Washington denies Iran state media report saying prisoner swap agreed

However the US government denied that an exchange was in the works. The state TV, quoting an Iranian official, also said British-Iranian national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe would be released once Britain had paid off a debt on military equipment owed to Tehran. A British Foreign Office official played down that report. Iran and world powers are… Read More »

Biden adminstration in wait-and-see mode on coronavirus origins ahead of WHO-China report

The Biden administration is largely adopting a wait-and-see approach on its opinion about the origins of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China, ahead of the release of a report from the joint China-World Health Organization investigative team as some Trump officials argue that the most likely origin is a Wuhan lab. The Chinese government worked… Read More »