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Two Lessons From Two Shoe Guys: What Allbirds Can Teach Health Tech Entrepreneurs

The entrepreneurial path leading to the development of Allbirds — the ultra-comfy shoes that over the last several years have taken Silicon Valley, and the country, by storm — turns out to have surprising relevance for health tech entrepreneurs. The story behind Allbrids offers lessons for health tech entrepreneurs.   Photographer: Gabby Jones/Bloomberg © 2019 Bloomberg… Read More »

What we learned from John Singleton: Why Black men need to get serious about their health

Getty Images When the news broke in April that filmmaker John Singleton had died from a stroke, at only 51 years old, fans and colleagues were shocked by the untimely and completely unexpected loss. In the wake of this tragedy, we’ve since found out that a number of other celebrated Black men are dying from… Read More »

Trump administration moves to end U.S. research using fetal tissue from abortions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Wednesday said it would end scientific research at the National Institutes of Health that relies on fetal tissue from elective abortions, and would accelerate efforts to find alternatives for such research, a move welcomed by anti-abortion groups. FILE PHOTO: A combination photo shows an anti-abortion protest march (L)… Read More »