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Democratic ‘Medicare for all’ push stands to rescue Trump on healthcare

The Democratic Party is riding to President Trump’s rescue on healthcare with talk of repealing Obamacare and eliminating private insurance in favor of a government system that has drawn the skepticism of American voters. The move could offer a political lifeline to Trump. His stubborn commitment to “repealing and replacing” Obamacare, once a winning message,… Read More »

Trump proposes subjecting e-cigarette makers to FDA user fees

The Trump administration proposed charging user fees to e-cigarette makers in its fiscal year 2020 budget released Monday, hoping to stop what outgoing Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has called “an epidemic” of tobacco use among young people. The proposal would add e-cigarette manufacturers and importers to the list of companies required to… Read More »

President Trump Is Officially Obese, According to His Latest Physical Exam

Getty ImagesChip Somodevilla Donald Trump’s physical exam results are in. He’s 6’3″, weighs 243 pounds, and has a BMI of 30.4. He gained 4 pounds since last year and increased his dose of cholesterol medication. The president’s BMI classifies him as clinically obese. The results are in: Donald Trump is in “very good health overall,”… Read More »