Could you run a marathon in your 80s?
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Brexit hits ability of UK fintech to lure top talent: report

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Federal Regulators Are Blocking the Cannabis Boom but Congress Keeps Them In the Way

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Facebook Had a Very Bad Week Last Week, and Things Did Not Improve Today

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5 Big Predictions for Cannabis This Year

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Bayer plunges after jury finds its Roundup weedkiller caused cancer
Business Insider

Bayer's shares dropped 12% after a jury found a customer developed cancer from using its Roundup weed-killer. The finding comes after another jury found Bayer's Monsanto unit failed to warn customers of the potential cancer risks of its weed-killers. Shares i… more…

There are health benefits to avocados that go beyond good fats, according to a new study

A new study has found that avocado seed extract could help reduce inflammation. The research is a promising development for future treatment of cancer, arthritis, colitis, cardiovascular disease, and more. It also offers hope for reducing food waste. However … more…

The New Tesla Model Y Gets Chilly Reception and Drives Company Shares Down

This is despite Elon Musk's prediction that it will outsell all the company's other models combined. more…

Is a Recession Around the Corner? The Bond Market Thinks So, but Stock Market Says No.

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CBD: Hazy Regulations, Huge Reward Lure Entrepreneurs

The market for CBD is booming in a gray area of the law. Little is clear except there is a lot of money to be made. more…

A Theoretical Physicist (and Entrepreneur) on Why Companies Stop Innovating

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Federal budget 2019: On Pharmacare, the Liberals offer big questions and small investments - The Globe and Mail
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Federal budget 2019: On Pharmacare, the Liberals offer big questions and small investments The Globe and Mail Liberals dust off Conservative playbook for a worried dairy sector CBC News Five things to know about the 2019 federal budget CTV News Liberals table… more…

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SCI COMMUN### Funding President Donald Trump this week released a budget request for the 2020 fiscal year that renews his call for deep cuts in federal research spending. Although Congress nixed his previous requests for cuts, its ability to do so this year … more…

Ushering in the next generation of precision trials for pediatric cancer

Cancer treatment decisions are increasingly based on the genomic profile of the patient’s tumor, a strategy called "precision oncology." Over the past few years, a growing number of clinical trials and case reports have provided evidence that precision oncolo… more…

High-fructose corn syrup enhances intestinal tumor growth in mice

Obesity increases an individual's risk of developing many types of cancer, including colorectal cancer. One of the factors driving the rise in obesity rates is thought to be the use of high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) as a sweetener in soft drinks. Goncalves e… more…

Personalized Medicine for Real

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A Journey to the Disappointment Islands

In 1765, an English explorer gave two islands a rather unfortunate name that has sheltered them from the world and preserved one of Earth’s last paradises. more…

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Cannabis Watch: Cannabis stocks rally ahead of Tilray earnings

Cannabis stocks were higher Monday, as investors reacted to the latest tie-ups in the sector and awaited the release of quarterly earnings from Tilray Inc. after the close. more…


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