Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Miscellaneous News Stories - July 2005

Date Title Comments Rating
2005-07-31 U.S. beaches getting dirtier and some are disappearing 0 None
2005-07-28 British High Court overturns earlier "right-to-food" ruling 0 None
2005-07-28 Cancer dye Sudan 1 found in curry powders 0 None
2005-07-28 Effects of ostracism are a health concern 1 4.7
2005-07-28 Participants in the gene therapy market discover new ways to improve clinical efficiency and generate revenue 0 None
2005-07-26 Methamphetamine users show symptoms similar to brain injury patients 0 None
2005-07-26 Niger needs long term assistance to avoid chronic food insecurity 0 None
2005-07-26 Fat-dissolving fads: Too good to be true? 0 None
2005-07-25 Appeal court in UK overturns "shaken baby" convictions 0 None
2005-07-25 British scientist who discovered link with smoking and cancer, dies at 92 0 4.5
2005-07-23 Survey shows lead, tobacco exposure may be down in U.S., but blood and urine samples, awash with chemicals 0 None
2005-07-23 Arsenic caused the madness of King George III 1 5
2005-07-23 Deaths from substance abuse on the increase in Northern Ireland 0 None
2005-07-23 Judgment against leading UK paediatrician Sir Roy Meadow, could damage child protection services 0 None
2005-07-23 Doctors in the U.S. hope brain-dead woman will give birth 0 None
2005-07-21 Arsenic in King George III's hair contributed to bouts of madness 0 None
2005-07-21 Radioisotopes from scans can trigger airport radiation alarms 0 None
2005-07-21 Taste reigns supreme, whereas nutrition varies between consumers 0 None
2005-07-21 Sunscreens may play an increasingly important role in defending the skin 0 None
2005-07-20 Floating their idea - students conduct experiments in zero gravity 0 None
2005-07-19 UK deaths from volatile substance abuse in 2003 fell to the lowest annual total since 1980 0 None
2005-07-19 DuPont statement in response to class action lawsuit on non-stick cookware 0 None
2005-07-19 Americans need to eat more fish 0 None
2005-07-19 U.S. Senate approves Crawford for FDA commissioner 0 None
2005-07-15 Police shooting of AIDS protesters by South African police 0 None
2005-07-14 Australian doctors must be involved in planning medical response to possible local terror attacks 0 None
2005-07-14 Consumer group wants health warnings on soft drinks 0 None
2005-07-13 Sisters hurt in London blast return to the U.S. for surgery 0 None
2005-07-12 New ruling on EU Food supplements directive eagerly awaited 0 None
2005-07-12 EU upholds food supplement ban - rejects appeal by health groups 0 None
2005-07-12 Current scientific understanding does not justify the reduction of the daily salt intake for healthy people 0 None
2005-07-11 Meth abuse biggest drug problem in country USA 0 5
2005-07-11 California's medical marijuana program put on hold 0 None
2005-07-11 Thousands to be screened for affects from Teflon 0 None
2005-07-06 Northern Ireland must not be left behind on smoking ban 0 None
2005-07-05 Anti-cancer claims for green tea 'unlikely', says FDA 0 None
2005-07-04 General Medical Council wrong place to deal with medicine and the law 0 None
2005-07-04 Progress on prison health prevented by political prejudice 0 None
2005-07-04 British surgeon challenges Tony Blair on Africa's health needs 0 None


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