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Hunger stalks Yemen's remote villages after four years of war
Reuters

As Yeman's war grinds into its fifth year with peace efforts stalling, ten-year-old Afaf's father sees little hope he will be able to give his starving daughter the food or healthcare she needs. more…

Slack Hands Over Control of Encryption Keys To Regulated Customers
Slashdot.org

Business communications and collaboration service Slack said today that it is launching Enterprise Key Management (EKM) for Slack, a new tool that enables customers to control their encryption keys in the enterprise version of the communications app. The keys… more…

A Big Step Toward Giving Patients Control Over Their Health Care Data
Hbr.org

New rules from the Trump administration would open up the industry to more competition. more…

SIMMONS: Navratilova and Evert big believers in Mississauga's Bianca Andreescu - Toronto Sun
Torontosun.com

SIMMONS: Navratilova and Evert big believers in Mississauga's Bianca Andreescu Toronto Sun 'I want this so bad,' and now Bianca Andreescu plunges head first into stardom CBC News Andreescu rockets to No. 24 in WTA rankings after Indian Wells title Sportsnet.c… more…

The healthiest communities in the U.S. are the ones where people can afford homes
Fastcompany.com

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s 2019 list of the healthiest places in the U.S. found that a lack of secure housing is a pressing health issue. North St. Louis County, Missouri, faces numerous challenges: The unemployment rate is three times higher than i… more…

Beto O’Rourke Jumps Into Crowded Democratic Race for President
Yahoo.com

The former Texas congressman narrowly lost the Senate contest to Republican Ted Cruz in 2018 but managed to build a nationwide following with his unconventional and optimistic style combined with a populist message that brought in almost $80 million in mostly… more…

Science and health for all children with cancer
Sciencemag.org

Each year ~429,000 children and adolescents aged 0 to 19 years are expected to develop cancer. Five-year survival rates exceed 80% for the 45,000 children with cancer in high-income countries (HICs) but are less than 30% for the 384,000 children in lower-midd… more…

Bernie Sanders Thinks He Can Vanquish Health Insurers. He’s Wrong.
Theatlantic.com

His “Medicare for all” plan is the best known—and the most politically impractical. more…

Unfeeling Malice – Asperger’s Children
Lrb.co.uk

In Nazi Germany paediatric psychiatrists served as consultants to youth groups, welfare offices and schools. It was the form their ‘national service’ took. They tracked subjects through childhood, shaped what was considered normal behaviour, and identified an… more…

New Zealand shooting: Brenton Tarrant charged after 50 killed in attacks on two mosques in Christchurch
Yahoo.com

New Zealand shooting: 49 killed across two mosques​ PM Jacinda Ardern vows to change gun laws Suspect appears in court charged with murder Everything we know about the shooter Brenton Tarrant The victims: Afghan refugee viewed country as 'slice of paradise' T… more…

The Ratings Game: Shares of Sage Therapeutics up on Zulresso approval, but analysts expect a slow rollout
Marketwatch.com

Shares of Sage Therapeutics Inc. rose 3% Wednesday morning after the company’s announcement Tuesday evening that the Food and Drug Administration had approved its drug for the treatment of postpartum depression. more…

Remembering 2009: The Games That Turn 10 This Year
Gamespot.com

Circa 2009 Throughout the 2000s, the gaming industry saw tremendous growth and innovation. With the continuing rise of online games, the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 reaching broader audiences, and Valve's dominating online marketplace Steam expanding PC gaming… more…

I’ve Seen Civil War Destroy the Democrats Before. We Can’t Let it Happen Again.
Politico

Maximalist ideology is a prescription for division and defeat. more…

The Chernobyl Syndrome
Nybooks.com

On the night of April 25, 1986, during a planned maintenance shutdown at the Chernobyl power plant in northern Ukraine, one of the four reactors overheated and began to burn. As plant engineers scrambled to regain control of it, they thought for a moment that… more…

What's Your DNA Worth? LunaDNA Will Help You Find Out
Fool.com

Healthcare, blockchain, data privacy, and community all converge in an innovative new company that should be on your radar. See what LunaDNA's cofounder says about the future of consumer genomics. more…

Bioscrip Inc (BIOS) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Fool.com

BIOS earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018. more…

HealthEquity Inc (HQY) Q4 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Fool.com

HQY earnings call for the period ending January 31, 2019. more…

Savara Inc. (SVRA) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Fool.com

SVRA earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018. more…

Dollar General Corporation (DG) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Fool.com

DG earnings call for the period ending February 1, 2019. more…

Ulta Beauty (ULTA) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Fool.com

ULTA earnings call for the period ending January 31, 2019. more…