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Betamethasone, a synthetic glucocorticoid drug given to mothers who are at risk of giving birth prematurely, can cause harmful side effects such as hyperactivity and other behavioral abnormalities among guinea pigs; the effects persist even into the next generation.

Average life span, in years, of a Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon:

25

Theresa May’s Brexit proposal was rejected; Trump suggested raking to prevent forest fires; Jair Bolsonaro insulted Cuban doctors working in Brazil

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