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London Marathoners who claimed they were called ‘fat’ during race to receive free entry next year

London Marathon runners who claimed they were called “fat” and slow during this year’s race will receive free entry to next year’s race, according to organizers. Runners who competed in the marathon in April said at the time they were taunted by contractors and volunteers as they race to the finish line of the 26.2-mile race. MARATHONER… Read More »

What you need to know about hospitals nationwide promoting free hernia screenings

The ad pictured above was for a Chicago-area hospital.  But such marketing is popping up all over the U.S.  It’s happening not just in paid-for ads and marketing, but also in supposedly independently vetted journalism. Here are just a few of many examples you can find online. In Amarillo, Texas, a TV news anchor presented… Read More »

School of Dentistry provides free children's dental care – The Commonwealth Times

Photo by Jon Mirador Anya Sczerzenie, Contributing Writer Smiles shined brightly Feb. 1 as School of Dentistry students dressed as toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes to host Give Kids a Smile Day, an event providing free dental care to children without dental insurance. Families with children waited in line at the VCU School of Dentistry to… Read More »