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Billboards Claiming Vaccines 'Kill' Children Cropping Up Across The Country

Billboards claiming that vaccines can “kill” children have been popping up on roadsides across the nation, prompting concerns among physicians that families are getting unproven and potentially life-threatening health information. Several such billboards, part of a nationwide campaign by anti-vaccination group Learn The Risk, have appeared in West Virginia in recent days, the Herald-Dispatch reported. The […]

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'Queer Eye' Star Antoni Porowski Goes Full-On 'American Psycho' For Netflix Series

“Queer Eye” star Antoni Porowski kicked off Halloween week in Patrick Bateman mode.  The avocado aficionado and newly minted Manhattan restauranteur makes for a self-aware serial killer in the trailer for “Antoni Psycho,” viewed above. As its title suggests, the video sees Porowski putting a personal spin on “American Psycho” by self-narrating his morning routine as Bateman […]

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Sundowning: Late-Day Confusion

I've heard that sundowning may happen with dementia. What is sundowning and how is it treated? Answer From Jonathan Graff-Radford, M.D. The term "sundowning" refers to a state of confusion occurring in the late afternoon and spanning into the night. Sundowning can cause a variety of behaviors, such as confusion, anxiety, aggression, or ignoring directions. […]