Amazon Prime Day – expert bargain hunter names best health and fitness deals

Anyone looking to get healthier or work on their fitness has been given a great chance to get some of the best shoes, tech and supplements for less on Amazon Prime Day.

And with lockdown leaving a lot of us carrying a little more than round the middle than we would like, the timing couldn’t be better.

But it can sometimes be hard to tell if what’s included in Prime Day is a genuine bargain or not.

The good news is Tom Church, deals expert and co-founder of money-saving community, has done the hard work so you don’t have to.

“Whether you’ve been saving up for a new Fitbit, wanted to buy some weights for home or simply need a new pair of running shoes, today and tomorrow is the ideal time to get what you want while saving some cash,” Tom said.

“All you need to do is

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Trump’s attack on Hunter Biden underscores ‘harmful stigma’ of addiction

Remarks like these perpetuate “a harmful stigma,” said Mark Sutton, spokesman for the nonprofit Drug Policy Alliance, which advocates for the decriminalization of drug use.

“At a time when we have approximately 70,000 people in the United States dying per year from accidental overdose, it is unconscionable that someone vying for our highest elected office would be so willing to throw people struggling with substance-use disorder under the bus,” he added.

Federal data shows that roughly 1 in 10 American adults — or 23 million people — have struggled with a drug-use disorder at some point in their lives. Such a diagnosis is “based on a list of symptoms including craving, withdrawal, lack of control, and negative effects on personal and professional responsibilities,” according to the National Institutes of Health. Drug abuse is not necessarily illicit — many people addicted to opioids obtain them legally through a doctor’s prescription, for

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