The great Indian curry debate, and the caudacity of white people

The great Indian curry debate, and the caudacity of white people

[ad_1] Curry muncher. The phrase — or, more accurately, the racist slur — is not likely familiar to most Americans. As an Indian child who grew up partly in Australia and the neighboring country of Papua New Guinea in the 1980s, however, it was a slur I grew accustomed to hearing regularly on playgrounds and … Read more

A stunning second act! Meet the people who changed course in midlife – and loved it | Life and style

[ad_1] Alison Webster was once showing prospective students around the university where she was studying medicine when a sixth former said: “You’re so old – why are you even doing this?” Webster laughs at the memory, home after the end of a shift as an A&E doctor. “I said, ‘When you go home, ask your … Read more

FDA warns people not to take veterinary drugs to treat Covid-19

FDA warns people not to take veterinary drugs to treat Covid-19

[ad_1] The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is urging people to stop taking veterinary drugs to treat or prevent Covid-19 after receiving multiple reports of patients who have been hospitalized after “self-medicating with ivermectin intended for horses,” according to the federal agency. “You are not a horse. You are not a cow. Seriously, y’all. Stop … Read more

U.S. says people should wait 8 months before a 3rd vaccine dose. But some aren’t holding off.

U.S. says people should wait 8 months before a 3rd vaccine dose. But some aren't holding off.

[ad_1] Kris Fredrick, an engineer at a television station in Amarillo, Texas, felt relieved when he got a second dose of the Moderna vaccine Feb. 1. But when the delta variant of the coronavirus started to spread across the U.S., Fredrick became unsettled. He has diabetes and hypertension, so he was worried he remained vulnerable … Read more