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Here’s What Would Happen to U.S. Health Care if the Government Shuts Down

Here’s What Would Happen to U.S. Health Care if the Government Shuts Down

There could be some pretty significant consequences.
The NIH Lifted a Ban on Deadly Mutant Virus Research—Here's Why

The NIH Lifted a Ban on Deadly Mutant Virus Research—Here's Why

The National Institutes of Health has lifted a ban on “gain-of-function” research on Tuesday—the kind of research that requires genetically modifying viruses to make them more deadly or more
The Fascinating Reason Why the Government Will Fund Research to Make Viruses Deadlier Again

The Fascinating Reason Why the Government Will Fund Research to Make Viruses Deadlier Again

It sounds like a horror movie plot—but there's a rationale for the NIH's decision.

Research to make viruses more deadly can now be funded by the government

For the last three years, the government hasn’t been able to fund research that alters deadly viruses to make them more lethal or transmissible. That…
United States takes one step closer to zombie apocalypse

United States takes one step closer to zombie apocalypse

The National Institutes of Health has lifted a moratorium on scientists mucking around with dangerous infectious disease. Government run review panels will protect us. What could go wrong? The New
Alzheimer’s Cases Are Expected to Double By 2060 and We’re Not Ready for It

Alzheimer’s Cases Are Expected to Double By 2060 and We’re Not Ready for It

There still aren't any truly effective drugs for Alzheimer's or dementia.
NIH to drop big bucks on exciting new transgender studies

NIH to drop big bucks on exciting new transgender studies

This should end well... The post NIH to drop big bucks on exciting new transgender studies appeared first on Hot Air.
Report: NFL To Walk Away From Deal To Fund Concussion Research With $16 Million Unpaid

Report: NFL To Walk Away From Deal To Fund Concussion Research With $16 Million Unpaid

The NFL has given the National Institutes of Health less than half of the $30 million they promised for concussion research five years ago, and after repeatedly trying to influence how their
Congress Calls Out NFL For Still Owing $18 Million To NIH For Concussion Research

Congress Calls Out NFL For Still Owing $18 Million To NIH For Concussion Research

With little more than a month remaining in a five-year agreement to pay for concussion research, the NFL still owes the National Institutes of Health $18 million—more than half of the $30 million that
How Cows Are Helping the Fight Against HIV

How Cows Are Helping the Fight Against HIV

In an unexpected turn of events, cows are helping scientists better understand how to prevent HIV infections
How Cows Are Helping the Fight Against HIV

How Cows Are Helping the Fight Against HIV

In an unexpected turn of events, cows are helping scientists better understand how to prevent HIV infections
Health Experts Slam Trump’s New Proposed Budget

Health Experts Slam Trump’s New Proposed Budget

Funds to NIH, CDC and Medicaid would all be chopped under the proposed budget
Health Experts Slam Trump’s New Proposed Budget

Health Experts Slam Trump’s New Proposed Budget

Funds to NIH, CDC and Medicaid would all be chopped under the proposed budget
Stockman: This Bond Market is One Giant Bubble

Stockman: This Bond Market is One Giant Bubble

This post Stockman: This Bond Market is One Giant Bubble appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Economist and former Reagan White House Budget Director, David Stockman joined Greg Hunter to sound the
Why Scientists Are Joining the March for Science

Why Scientists Are Joining the March for Science

Traditionally, scientists shirk political debate, preferring to stay out of the partisan fray. But in the months since the 2016 election, many in the scientific community have been vocal about their
Why Scientists Are Joining the March for Science

Why Scientists Are Joining the March for Science

Traditionally, scientists shirk political debate, preferring to stay out of the partisan fray. But in the months since the 2016 election, many in the scientific community have been vocal about their