Sex Toys For Hysteria?

MEDICAL NEWS TODAY – The 2011 rom-com Hysteria popularized the view that sex toys are tools meant to cure hysteria in female patients. This story originates from an influential book of medical history: The Technology of Orgasm, by Rachel Maines, which first appeared in 1999. Maines argued that, in the late 19th century, doctors would often treat female patients’ hysteria symptoms by manually stimulating their genitalia. According to her, the device eventually emerged as a device...

‘Green Energy’ Leaves Millions Shivering, Several Dead In USA’s Top Oil State

"We are very angry. We're all angry because there is no reason to leave entire neighborhoods freezing to death."

What Happened To The Flu?

"Everything we are doing to slow transmission of COVID-19, such as wearing face masks, frequent handwashing and physical distancing, should also reduce transmission of flu.”

Second Doses Have Stronger Side Effects

Some people who have received the COVID-19 vaccination report they feel ill after getting their first shot. Even more say the second shot can be followed by symptoms such as fever, fatigue, headache, and soreness at the injection site on their arm.

‘Criminalized Onions’ Pic Renews Faulty Food Labeling Concerns

A photo of a sandwich labeled 'ROAST BEEF & CRIMINALIZED ONION RELISH' highlights the problem consumers often face in trusting food labeling ...  INDUSTRIAL PACKAGING – Food labeling is a highly scrutinized, crucial part of food product manufacturing. However, it also can be an easily rushed and/or overlooked part of bringing a product to market. It's easy to make simple mistakes no matter how large or small your operation may be. It's also easy to...

Grocery Workers Clamor For Vaccine Priority

Eleven states have no clear plan for prioritizing grocery workers.

PA Woman Hospitalized For Severe Vaccine Side Effects

MIFFLINTOWN, Pa. (WHTM) 67-year-old Cathy Husler got her first COVID-19 shot on Feb. 3, started having chills the next day, and a day after that, had chills so bad, she went to the ER. “My temperature was 103.8,” Husler said. She had to stay overnight at Geisinger Lewistown. “Wanted to rule out that I didn’t have any heart issues, that I didn’t have pneumonia, did a chest x-ray, did a CT scan to rule out that...

China Pushes Anti-US Counter-Conspiracy

"Chinese officials and state media continued to promote made-in-America COVID-19 conspiracies."

What Your Blood Type Reveals About Your Covid Risk

AARP – In the last several months, a number of studies have drawn a connection between blood type and COVID-19 risk, and most have reached the same conclusion: People with type O blood, the most common kind, may have a slight advantage over their peers when it comes to risk for a coronavirus infection and hospitalization or death from COVID-19. This, however, does not mean they can't contract the virus or fall seriously ill from...

State Health Agency CANCELED?

Senate President Harvey Peeler is ready to split DHEC apart, bundling public health duties with the state's mental health department and funneling environmental permitting operations to other state agencies. McMaster has said he supports breaking up DHEC as well.

This Is Why Hospitals Can Charge $6,000 Or $60,000 For The Exact Same Procedure

ZERO HEDGE – Several months back, we pointed out how new disclosure laws would be forcing hospitals to disclose the cost of services and rates negotiated by insurers. Now, the numbers are starting to trickle in - and they're ugly. Roughly 6,000 hospitals across the nation are starting to reveal the rates they negotiate with insurers for a number of procedures. The figures show how widely prices vary for the same procedure depending on who is paying,...

Covid Cases Decline Sharply Under Biden

While Covid-19 numbers may be trending in the right direction now, four key factors will determine how the next few months unfold.

Biden’s “Attack On Florida” Raises Objections

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott told a cable news audience Saturday that any virus-driven travel ban on the state would be an “attack” on Florida.

“COVID Vaccines Contain Tracers and Baby Parts”: TRUE or FALSE?

Myth and fears: All of these things, and more, have been mentioned in claims that we’ve seen on the internet, or heard about from people who contacted us. People who hear these claims may be worried about health effects, being tracked wherever they go, or even faith-related problems. The bottom line: The first two vaccines to reach the market contain only snippets of genetic material, salt, sugar and fat. The other vaccines being developed will contain weakened...


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