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Three longtime antibiotics could offer alternative to addictive opioid pain relievers

Three decades-old antibiotics administered together can block a type of pain triggered by nerve damage in an animal model, UT Southwestern researchers report. The finding, published online today in PNAS, could offer an alternative to opioid-based painkillers, addictive prescription medications that are responsible for an epidemic of abuse in the U.S.

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Longtime LGBTQ activist Carmen Vazquez expires at 72

The Puerto Rican social justice pioneer died from complications due to Covid-19, the National LGBTQ Task Force announced.

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Longtime home run king Hank Aaron dies at 86

Hank Aaron, known for his sweet swing that carried him to 755 career home runs, which long stood as baseball’s golden mark, has died. He was 86.

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Longtime Diplomat William Burns Is Biden’s Pick To Lead CIA

William Burns worked for decades at the State Department. President-elect Joe Biden says he “shares my profound belief that intelligence must be apolitical.”

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Longtime GOP strategist Steve Schmidt announces he’s registering Democrat

Longtime GOP strategist Steve Schmidt announced that he is registering as a Democrat after nearly 30 years with the Republican Party.Schmidt made the a…