Sean Piernick

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PlayStation Side Effect: Dangerous Blood Clots, Docs Say

A New Zealand man who played eight hours of video games for four days in a row developed life-threatening blood clots so severe that doctors created a new condition: “gamer’s thrombosis.” The situation involving the 31-year-old PlayStation fan was picked as the case report of the year for 2013 by …

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The US And Afghanistan Inked A Deal To Keep The War Going Through 2024

The U.S. and Afghan governments have agreed to a final draft in a bilateral agreement that lays out the relationship between the two nations and the end to the war in Afghanistan, this according to Richard Engel with NBC News.<p>According to a draft copy of the resolution obtained by NBC News, the …

The Obamacare Debacle Should Have Obama And Biden Seriously Considering Resignation.

If he cannot prevent the botch of Obamacare from becoming a blunder the honorable course for President Obama is to resign, together with his vice president, from office. Let John Boehner — next in line of succession — assume the office of the presidency and correct “the single worst piece of …

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Republicans accuse Obama of 'betraying' Americans over healthcare

Republicans continued their assault on Obamacare on Saturday, accusing the president of "betraying" Americans who are losing their existing healthcare plans.<p>Representative Todd Young of Indiana used the Republican party's weekly address to pass on stories from residents in his state who say their …

Obamacare Woes Frustrating Democrats' 2014 Hopes

* Republicans see opportunity in conservative states<p>* Nervous Democrats offer possible changes to law<p>By Richard Cowan<p>WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - The chaotic launch of President Barack Obama's healthcare law has Democrats in Congress increasingly anxious about its potential impact on them in the …