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[17 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
New Breast Cancer Prevention Guidelines Causing Confusion

A new set of guidelines for the prevention of breast cancers among women is creating confusion, not to mention dismay, among the public. For example, a woman should start annual check-ups at the age of 50 rather than the current practice of 40. That’s 10 years of possible time that one may develop and die from breast cancer

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[16 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Man-Made Ponds Brought Poisonous Arsenic to Bangladesh Waters

The mystery of how arsenic has widely spread in Bangladesh waters was finally solved. The culprit is the tens of thousands of man-made ponds that were designed to protect villagers from unclean and disease-ridden surface waters.

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[16 Nov 2009 | 5 Comments | ]
Mystery Virus in Ukraine is Not H1N1

If you’ve been watching the news on TV or reading the newspaper or simply viewing them online, you probably have heard about the latest virus in Ukraine.

Health, Odd + Weird »

[12 Nov 2009 | 12 Comments | ]
Lauren Johnson: The girl who sneezes 12,000 times a day

Lynn Johnson, Lauren’s mother, says she suffers every time she hears her daughter sneeze. Despite visiting several doctors (including a hypnotist), and taking different medications, the mysterious condition continues.

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[12 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Dark Chocolates Found as Emotional Stress Reliever

A recent study shows that eating about an ounce and a half of dark chocolates daily for two weeks can help reduce levels of stress hormones and partially corrected stress-related biochemical imbalances in the bodies of people who are felling highly stressed.

Health, Science »

[10 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
New Penile Tissue Regrown in the Lab

“Researchers have basically shown they can take cells from an organ, culture them, put them back in and have them be functional.”

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[10 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
“Total Destruction” of Lungs in Ukraine H1N1 Fatalities

You are probably sick and tired of news about the swine flu but at the same time wary and cautious for yourself and your family.

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[3 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]
Tears of Death

Do you cry? Well, humans cry when feeling sad or are in pain. But what if it could kill you, would you still cry?

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[13 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]
Living a Full Life with Half a Brain

You do not need a full brain to live your life to a full. This was proven by Michelle Mack who was born with just half a brain.

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[3 Oct 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
Swine Flu Spray or Shot?

If you’ve been reading the news daily, chances are you are quite familiar with the government plan of giving the swine flu vaccine to everyone.