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‘He looked frail to me’: Obama’s former doctor weighs in on Biden and the aging presidential field

Barack Obama’s former doctor is worried about the advancing age of Joe Biden, whom he said looked “frail” during the Democratic debates when confronted by Kamala Harris about his history with race relations. “Biden made me nervous,” said Dr. David Scheiner, who was Obama’s personal physician for the 22 years before he became president. “Harris… Read More »

Celebrity ads for diet aids should be banned says top doctor

England’s top doctor has called on social media companies to ban “damaging” celebrity-endorsed social media ads promoting weight loss aids. Some celebrities with large followings are promoting products like diet pills and detox teas on social media. Prof Stephen Powis, NHS medical director, argues these products have a damaging effect on the physical and mental… Read More »