Category Archives: Health

Lawsuit: professional beggars scammed the public for nearly $160 Million

“Spare a buck?  I need a BMW.”  Chances are, you’d laugh and say no.  But wear pink & say “cancer,” and the story changes – to the tune of $158 Million, according to the FTC in a lawsuit. Three executives for cancer charities agreed … Continue reading

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Cartoon: Mt. Sinai hospital patient tested for possible Ebola.

NEW YORK CITY — August 4, 2014 — A Mt. Sinai patient is being tested for Ebola, according to Reuters.  Here’s a satirical cartoon debunking high confidence. [http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/04/us-health-ebola-new-york-idUSKBN0G41VZ20140804] Have fun writing your will IF this gets out.  Cartoon credit to … Continue reading

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“Living in crisis” – Atlanta apartment group demands change.

ATLANTA — Sunday, April 6th, 2014 — Giant holes in walls, burst pipes gushing water, black mold, rust-congested pipes – a group of residents is fed up and is taking action.  The demand for change is simple: fix the units. … Continue reading

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Do toxins troll Atlanta’s sidewalks and underpasses?

What is leaking from underneath the MARTA King Memorial station track bridge, and how toxic is it? Continue reading

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Zero-Care: The war on the poor, sponsored by ObamaCare?

SMYRNA, GA:  The Kaiser Family Foundation tool reveals the shocking fact that you can be too poor to receive a subsidy tax credit, but certainly not too poor to pay double the costs of a private plan provided by employers. … Continue reading

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