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After a year on Medicare, advice for journalists on stories that need to be told

The annual Medicare open enrollment period ends soon.  America’s seniors have faced a blizzard of dismaying news about the program. Here are some excerpts from newsworthy stories that you should be aware of. Excerpt: “The federal government recently redesigned a digital tool that helps seniors navigate complicated Medicare choices, but consumer advocates say it’s malfunctioning… Read More »

Coronavirus updates: American cruise ship passenger tests positive in Malaysia after hundreds left ship, China death toll at 1,665

A girl wearing a face mask plays on her scooter at a park in Beijing on February 15, 2020. Wang Zhao | AFP | Getty Images This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below are in Beijing time. 4:49 pm: South Korea to evacuate its citizens from quarantined Diamond Princess… Read More »

Vaccines for women: Before conception, during pregnancy, and after a birth

The rise of vaccine-preventable illnesses, such as measles and hepatitis, in the United States and around the globe has been alarming in recent years. For women — especially those hoping to become pregnant, as well as women who are pregnant or have recently had a baby — vaccines can be a worrisome topic. There are… Read More »

Life Of A Participant After A Bikini Competition

“Bikini-Fitness is a category where the athlete shows on stage that she has trained hard, keeps fit and lives a healthy lifestyle,” explains a United Kingdom Bodybuilding & Fitness Federation (UKBFF) spokesperson. The event is divided into three further categories: Juniors (16-23 years) Masters (35 years and above) Rookie, which is for first-time competitors only.… Read More »

Bull named after hero who stopped Texas church shooting, Jack Wilson

Jack Wilson — the heroic firearms instructor who stopped a deadly church shooting in Texas last month — clearly takes no bull. Jack WilsonFacebook Now, he has one named after him: a 6-year-old bucking bull riding Friday night at Madison Square Garden when the Professional Bull Riders kick off their 2020 season. Previously named The… Read More »