September 20, 2018

New Study Finds Acetaminophen May Double Risk Of Asthma In Children

NEWS A new study has found giving young children medicines containing acetaminophen (paracetamol) may double their risk of developing asthma in later life. COMMENT The publication […]
September 20, 2018

The Benefits Of Micronutrients In Lyme Disease: Part 2

In part 1 of this article, we discussed some important aspects of vector-borne diseases, principally Lyme disease. Lyme disease was first widely recognized in 1975 in […]
September 20, 2018

The Benefits Of Micronutrients In Lyme Disease: Part 1

According to a recent report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States, insect-borne diseases in the US tripled during the […]
September 19, 2018

How Overmedication Is Injuring And Killing The Elderly

NEWS New research shows that elderly people taking multiple high-risk drugs for sleeping, pain or incontinence are twice as likely as others to fall and break […]
September 12, 2018

Vitamin D Could Increase Survival Rates For Breast Cancer Patients

NEWS New research has found taking vitamin D supplements after a diagnosis of breast cancer is associated with a 20 percent increase in survival rate. COMMENT […]
September 12, 2018

Prominent Cancer Researcher Fails To Disclose Multimillion Dollar Financial Ties To Pharma

NEWS A prominent breast cancer doctor failed to disclose millions of dollars in payments from drug and health care companies in recent years, omitting his financial […]
September 12, 2018

Common Painkiller Linked To Increased Risk Of Major Heart Problems

NEWS A study published in the British Medical Journal has found that the commonly used painkiller diclofenac, a so-called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), is associated with […]
September 12, 2018

National Health Service In England To Offer Leukemia Treatment Costing $361,750 Per Patient

NEWS Health authorities in England have agreed to make a leukemia treatment with a colossal price tag of $361,750 per patient available for children. COMMENT Predictably […]
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