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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 »

20 ways you can cut your cancer risk today – from drinking beer to rubber gloves

It’s one of the world’s most feared diseases. However, scientists and doctors claim that around four in every 10 UK cancer cases could be prevented. Recent research has shown that drinking two cans of sugary drinks a week can increase the risk of developing cancer by 18 per cent. But it’s not just cutting out… Read More »