Sally Pipes: Sanders, Warren want ‘Medicare-for-all’ like Canada – But Canadian health care is awful

Democratic presidential candidates Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren want you to believe Canada’s health care system is a dream come true. And they want to make the dream even better with their “Medicare-for-all” plans. Don’t believe them. In truth, Canada’s system of socialized medicine is actually a nightmare. It has left hospitals overcrowded, understaffed […]

Experimental Alzheimer’s drug leaves scientists split over effectiveness

What is Alzheimer’s disease? Alzheimer’s Association Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Maria Carrillo explains what Alzheimer’s disease is and how much it costs the U.S. health care system. The first drug to slow mental decline due to Alzheimer’s disease has left scientists split over its effectiveness, according to a report. The drugs’ developers stopped two studies earlier this […]

‘Star Wars’-themed Instant Pots that look like R2-D2, Chewbacca now available for your rootleaf-stew needs

Finally, something to aid in the process of braising our delicious porg-based stews. Williams Sonoma has teamed up with Instant Pot to debut a line of pressure cookers decorated in the style of five different “Star Wars” characters. SEE IT: MOM ORDERS INSTANT POT-THEMED CAKE FOR 2-YEAR-OLD “From Jedi Starfighters and heroic droids to hungry Sith […]