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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 »

Former AstraZeneca UK plant back up for sale, putting 270 jobs at risk

A CDMO that has made a habit of snapping up Big Pharma’s discarded manufacturing plants has put a former AstraZeneca plant into bankruptcy. Avara Avlon Pharma Services, called in administrators after a major contract came to an end, BristolLive reports. The company is looking for a buyer for the site in Avonmouth, England, in an… Read More »

Overcoming Overeating: A former food addict’s road to recovery and self care

For award-winning journalist Mara Schiavocampo, the journey to losing 90 pounds began with confronting the truth and writing a single list. (photos courtesy of Mara Schiavocampo.) It’s often said that the journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step. For me, the journey to losing 90 pounds began with a single list. I remember… Read More »