AFP Photo / Tim Sloan Six weeks into the flu season, the H1N1 virus is still killing young adults and middle-aged Americans at epidemic levels, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Although the death toll isn’t nearly…
A man fills out an information card during an Affordable Care Act outreach event hosted by Planned Parenthood for the Latino community in Los Angeles, California September 28, 2013 (Reuters / Jonathan Alcorn) The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives has…
Reuters / Bernadett Szabo The FDA is warning that implanted medical devices, such as pacemakers and defibrillators, are often connected to networks that are vulnerable to cyber attacks that could shut down or manipulate the machinery. Hackers with malicious intentions…
The first woman to ever hold the title Speaker of the House is giving a bad name to her species– Speaker of the House. Promising to clean the House (get it?) with transparency, she has instead presided over an institution that is getting dustier and grimier daily. This not so ditzy, just scary, lady, who airily dismissed the actual contents of Obamacare by stating she’ll find out what’s in it after it’s passed has now–unwittingly–transparently displayed how little she understands insurance–and being a woman–by discussing it with another not so ditzy–also scary–woman, Rachael Maddow.
Some Parents Fear Vaccines Cause Autism, but Doctors Fear Disease Outbreaks, Too
When Cathlene Echan walked into her pediatrician’s office two weeks after giving birth, she was nervous about discussing her recent decision not to vaccinate her second baby.
President Obama’s school age daughters have not been vaccinated against the H1N1 flu virus. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs says the vaccine is not available to them based on their risk.
On November 3 at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, noted doctors Cedric Garland and Tracey O’Connor are running a seminar on how vitamin D can be used to prevent breast cancer — as well as infectious diseases, type 1 diabetes, hypertension, colon cancer, and falls in the elderly.
Dick Armey joins in to stop the Obama train.
Six years after retiring from Congress, the Texas Republican helps lead a rally Saturday opposing President Obama’s healthcare overhaul.
“If I hadn’t stood up, Obamacare would be a train running right through this country,” says the former House majority leader, shown in Arkansas with state Rep. Bryan King.
Could a form of martial law be imminent? Obama appears ready to cross the Rubicon, and all he needs is a killer virus.
An Israeli company has developed what it believes is a breakthrough device to aid in the early detection of skin cancer.