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Bias Against Obesity Is Found Among Future Dietitians

PSA Test Affected By Obesity, Hide Prostate Cancer

Latest Diet & Weight Management News By Carolyn ColwellHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, March 5 (HealthDay News) — Just 2% of those training to be dietitians have positive or neutral attitudes toward people who are obese, and the rest are moderately biased against their prospective patients, a new study has …

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Billionaire Republican buys major Twitter stake, may oust CEO amid GOP concerns of bias, reports say

Billionaire Republican buys major Twitter stake, may oust CEO amid GOP concerns of bias, reports say

A billionaire Republican megadonor has purchased a “sizable” stake in Twitter and “plans to push” to oust CEO Jack Dorsey among other changes, according to new reports, raising the prospect of a shocking election-year shakeup of the social media platform that conservatives have long accused of overt left-wing political bias. Paul Singer’s …

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AllVoices raises $3 million to build a platform for anonymous harassment and bias reporting

AllVoices raises $3 million to build a platform for anonymous harassment and bias reporting

As the national conversation pushes companies to reexamine the HR processes suppressing sexual harassment and bias reporting, tech startups are looking to find a way to smooth out the process and encourage communication. LA-based AllVoices is building an encrypted communications platform for offices that allows employees to anonymously send complaints …

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