1. Sidney Wolfe, longtime US consumer health watchdog, dead at 86

    (Reuters) -Sidney Wolfe, a doctor who for decades campaigned for reform across the U.S. health system, including for more affordable care and stricter oversight of drug safety and medical devices, died Monday in Washington. The cause was brain cancer, his wife, Suzanne Goldberg, t
  2. 'Grief and trauma' of Irish emigrants who fled Great Famine detailed in new book

    By Alana Loftus The multigenerational story of a family who fled from Ireland to Canada during the Great Famine is told in a new book. The Song of O’Sullivan’s Chain by Canadian author Bruce Sudds details the Irish experience in Canada of those who fled from Co Clare during the Gre