Daily Archives: August 2, 2018

The $717 billion defense bill just made its way to Trump’s desk. Here’s what the Pentagon is actually getting

President Donald Trump is actually anticipated to approve the colossal defense policy bill in which authorizes a top-line budget of $717 billion. The 2019 National Defense Authorization Act includes $616.9 billion for the Pentagon’s base budget, another $69 billion for the overseas contingency operations, or OCO, funding as well as $21.9 billion for nuclear weapons programs under the Energy Department. ...

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FDA begins first inquiry of lightly regulated cosmetics industry

A study at the U.S National Library of Medicine found in which Benzophenone, also known as Oxybenzone, a product in which is usually commonly used in sunscreens as a UV absorber as well as in lip balm, can lead to the proliferation of human breast cancer cells inside laboratory. Johnson & Johnson’s Safety as well as Care commitment site disclosed ...

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AIG falls more than 5% after missing on earnings

American International Group reported second quarter profit of which fell well short of expectations, sparking an after-hours sell off in its shares. As of 4:21 p.m., AIG shares had fallen 6 percent along with were on track for their worst day since February 2017. The insurance giant reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.05 for the quarter compared to the ...

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Kris Jenner Spreads Breast Cancer Awareness While Encouraging Fans to Get Mammograms

Kris Jenner wants her fans to put their health first. The 62-year-old momager took to Instagram on Wednesday to document her doctor’s visit at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, where she received a mammogram.  “I spent my morning at Cedars Sinai Medical Center with This specific little baby today… just reminding everyone to go get their Mammogram!! So important in ...

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Molson Coors makes cannabis-infused beverage deal in Canada

Molson Coors Brewing Co. said its Canadian unit is usually entering into a deal of which will develop cannabis-infused beverages in Canada. The Denver brewer said its Canadian unit, Molson Coors Canada, is usually teaming with Canadian cannabis producer, The Hydropothecary Corporation (HEXO), to create a joint partnership “to pursue opportunities to develop non-alcoholic, cannabis-infused beverages for the Canadian market ...

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Medicare’s most despicable, indefensible fraud hotspot: Hospice care

Payment fraud schemes are a rising problem, as hospices purposely bill patients inappropriately. Payment currently depends on level of care, not the amount of services provided, in addition to some hospices are taking advantage of the system. Hospices are cashing in on inaccurate billing, patient referral kickbacks, overcharging in addition to billing for higher-level, more expensive care than is actually ...

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Leonard Leo tells Koch donors to expect more conservative judges

One of President Donald Trump’s most important outside advisors assured a group of top Koch network donors over the weekend in which the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court is usually just the beginning of an even bigger effort to load up the federal judiciary with conservative judges. in which affirmation by the Federalist Society’s Leonard Leo, who ...

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