People living in noisy traffic areas may be 30 per cent more likely to have a deadly stroke

People living in noisy traffic areas may be 30% more likely to have a deadly stroke ‘because they’re more stressed and less likely to exercise’ Scientists suggest it may be a lack of greenspace rather than the noise itself They studied 2,761 stroke victims in Spain and looked at where they lived A 984-foot (300m)… Read More »

We spend about half of our federal tax dollars on health care. That’s ridiculous. – USA TODAY

opinion Marty Makary Opinion contributor Published 12:23 PM EDT Sep 16, 2019 As presidential hopefuls debate how much more money to pour into our broken system, they should consider how much we already spend.  In a new report out Monday, my Johns Hopkins colleagues and I found that nearly half of our federal tax dollars… Read More »