Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Miscellaneous News Stories - 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-12-28 Big toe injuries 0 None
2007-12-27 Tax sodas to fight obesity says mayor of San Francisco 0 None
2007-12-20 Dolphin therapy - a lose-lose situation for people and dolphins 0 None
2007-12-19 Woman mauled by dog loses one arm but surgeons save the other 0 None
2007-12-19 Boy in a bubble gets leukaemia after gene therapy 0 5
2007-12-18 Identifying indoor tanning behavior patterns can help physicians tailor prevention messages 0 None
2007-12-17 Preseason training helps young baseball pitchers avoid shoulder problems 0 None
2007-12-14 Budgeting calories may help lose unwanted pounds 0 None
2007-12-10 Problems that face future European food supplies 0 None
2007-12-10 Arsenic contamination of drinking water does not have a universal solution 0 None
2007-12-10 Improprieties revealed at California Stem Cell Institute 0 None
2007-12-10 Shampoo damaging the environment 0 3.8
2007-12-09 Diabetic jailed for dangerous driving 0 None
2007-12-06 Health inspectors took bribes for food health certificates 0 None
2007-12-05 Obesity is not just a problem for people! 0 None
2007-12-05 The latest food scare and it's not from China! 0 None
2007-12-04 Boost the power of your brain with lots of sex and chocolate! 0 None
2007-12-04 Theory applied to fate 0 None
2007-12-03 Genetic testing over the net a waste of money say experts 0 None
2007-12-03 Contaminated pet food from China caused the deaths of more than 300 cats and dogs 0 None
2007-12-03 Medical marijuana wins the day in court 0 None
2007-12-03 FDA under pressure to do something about salt in foods 0 None
2007-12-02 Direct-to-consumer advertising for commercial genetic testing is on the rise and may be problematic 0 None
2007-11-29 Stem cell technology pioneer, Plasticell secures funding 0 None
2007-11-29 New Australian Institute will provide hope to asbestos sufferers 0 None
2007-11-29 University of Sydney's George Institute expands for better health in India 0 None
2007-11-27 MSU food safety experts say Chinese imports need to improve 0 None
2007-11-27 Industry has a key responsibility in fighting obesity 0 None
2007-11-27 FDA takes on board the salt issue 0 None
2007-11-27 New strategic relationship between PAHO and the Canadian government 0 None
2007-11-21 Most physicians are not adequately prepared to deal with obesity epidemic 0 None
2007-11-21 Third Annual Disability Status Report 0 None
2007-11-21 So-called success of 'shooting galleries' in Britain draws a mixed response 0 None
2007-11-20 Dyslexia expert Dr. Bruce McCandliss awarded Presidential honor 1 3
2007-11-19 FDA boosts Food Emergency Response Network 0 None
2007-11-19 Future European food supplies 0 None
2007-11-19 U.S. doctor charged with manslaughter of autistic boy by botched chelation therapy 0 None
2007-11-19 Worrying about your health will just make you sick 1 None
2007-11-15 Progress in in food allergy prevention 0 None
2007-11-14 Big British problem with booze 0 None
2007-11-13 Ageing exhibition reveals scientists' plans for lifelong health 0 None
2007-11-12 Former Chair of Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS Hitt passes away 0 None
2007-11-06 Preventing, detecting, and treating coronary artery disease 0 None
2007-11-05 United States, Canada and Mexico agree to mutual assistance during public health emergencies 0 None
2007-11-05 Scientists challenge the underlying scientific premise behind folic acid fortification 0 None
2007-11-05 Food fortification with folic acid linked to increased cancer rate 0 None
2007-11-04 Drug rehab - a waste of public money? 0 None
2007-11-04 Sleeping pill rouses woman from six year coma 0 5
2007-11-02 Substance abuse practitioners ask 'what is recovery?' 0 None
2007-11-02 Report shows red and processed meat convincingly cause colorectal cancer 0 5
2007-11-02 Alexander Litvinenko poisoning caused limited public concern 0 None
2007-11-02 Supplements do not reduce cancer risk 0 None
2007-11-02 New approach to medical nondisclosure 0 None
2007-11-02 Acupuncture and Western-style medicine 0 None
2007-11-01 Mental health review of Katrina victims 0 None
2007-10-31 No benefit from biomedical knowledge for millions 0 None
2007-10-30 Smoked salmon dip recalled because of Listeria contamination 0 None
2007-10-29 Can you put your faith in dolphin assisted therapy? 0 None
2007-10-29 What's the brain got to do with education? 0 None
2007-10-29 Giuliani's 'implied' link between increase in adoptions, decrease in abortions 'unsupportable,' opinion piece says 0 None
2007-10-29 Tests find lead in more products 0 None
2007-10-25 Closing the racial wealth gap 0 None
2007-10-24 Coping after medical errors 0 None
2007-10-24 What constitutes healthy eating? focus of Harvard Heart Letter 0 None
2007-10-24 Protecting health from climate change 0 None
2007-10-23 Decorative contact lenses can seriously damage the eyes 0 None
2007-10-22 The truth about your immune system 0 None
2007-10-22 FDA to look at warnings about salt in food 0 None
2007-10-22 Experts discuss ways to strengthen U.S. and global food import infrastructure 0 None
2007-10-19 Identifying psychiatric and behavioral problems in teens 0 None
2007-10-19 Genetic ancestry testing could spawn unwelcome societal consequences 0 None
2007-10-19 FDA details safe sources for imported puffer fish 0 None
2007-10-19 Obesity epidemic in Britain blamed on society 0 None
2007-10-18 Condiments can enhance nutritional value of routine food 0 None
2007-10-16 Middle class, middle-aged Brits drinking too much booze 0 None
2007-10-16 Binghamton University aims to keep retirees connected to the campus 0 None
2007-10-15 Brits.... booze and bingeing equates to third of a million ending up in A&E 0 None
2007-10-12 What's wrong with being shy? 0 5
2007-10-12 Alternative food networks connect ethical producers and consumers and can lead to healthier eating 0 None
2007-10-10 Salmonella outbreak traced to all Banquet and store brand pot pie products 0 None
2007-10-10 Society for Vascular Medicine unveils new web site 0 None
2007-10-10 Medical identity theft 0 None
2007-10-10 Another E. coli scare... 844,812 pounds of frozen ground beef patties recalled 0 None
2007-10-10 Latest salmonella scare over chicken and turkey pies 0 None
2007-10-10 British attitudes to exercise show misleading guidelines should be changed 0 None
2007-10-09 Mario Capecchi shares Nobel Prize in medicine for knockout mice technology 0 None
2007-10-09 Sir Martin Evans wins Nobel prize for stem cell research 0 None
2007-10-09 Types of diet and land use needed 0 None
2007-10-08 What does the appendix do? finally an answer! 84 4.3
2007-10-08 White baking chocolate tainted with salmonella latest U.S. food scare 0 None
2007-10-08 Hormones through Life conference 0 None
2007-10-08 Attitudes of teenagers and professionals to sex, relationships, sexual health and teenage pregnancy 0 None
2007-10-07 New report says 'treat smokers like drug addicts' 0 None
2007-10-04 Improvements in cancer survival in Northern Ireland 0 None
2007-10-04 FDA boss questions move for agency to regulate tobacco industry 0 None
2007-10-03 Doctor involved in HIV infusion therapy scam sentenced to 18 months 0 None
2007-10-02 Trauma, drug misuse and transforming identities: a life story approach 0 None
2007-10-02 Omega-3 madness: fish oil or snake oil? 0 None
2007-10-02 Channel 4 and Cancer Research UK launch online film competition for young people 0 None
2007-09-27 Stealth learning fosters science education 0 None
2007-09-27 Greater access to medical information under new law 0 None
2007-09-27 Call for food industry to phase trans fats out of their products 0 None
2007-09-27 Coca-Cola accused of flase claims on Fuze drinks 0 None
2007-09-25 Political decisions harming cancer treatment in Europe 0 None
2007-09-24 Calls for ban on food additives in Britain 0 None
2007-09-24 UK failing to eat five daily portions of fruit and vegetables 0 None
2007-09-24 FDA warns consumers not to consume Organic Pastures raw cream 0 None
2007-09-24 Coronary heart disease: Spotting the culprit(s) is the way towards prevention 0 None
2007-09-21 Crucial questions should be answered before the era of personal genomics comes of age 0 None
2007-09-21 Cautioned urged on use of personal 0 None
2007-09-20 Food safety act calls for inspections on produce farms 0 None
2007-09-20 Public health response to the poisoning of Mr Alexander Litvinenko 0 None
2007-09-20 Imaginary food intolerances can damage the health 0 None
2007-09-20 Warning about Crocs shoes and escalator accidents 0 None
2007-09-18 Toss that the bin! 0 None
2007-09-18 Radon - natural but nevertheless a health hazard 0 None
2007-09-18 Exposure to radio waves - how much is too much? 0 None
2007-09-17 Drunks who end up in A&E should pay for their treatment 0 None
2007-09-17 Confused about what to eat to remain healthy?...join the club! 0 None
2007-09-13 New environmentally friendly chewing gum 0 None
2007-09-13 Centre for Reproductive Birth to mark 3000th birth 0 None
2007-09-13 New emergency preparedness tools to enable millions more people to shelter in place 0 None
2007-09-13 New project aims to come up with a water quality standard for activities other than swimming 0 None
2007-09-13 Dating violence among students 0 None
2007-09-12 American life expectancy reaches an all-time high of 78 0 None
2007-09-12 How to find reliable answers to your health questions 0 None
2007-09-11 John Cheatham receives prestigious award for work on congenital heart disease 0 None
2007-09-10 $2 million bail bond for pair accused of illegal cosmetic surgery 0 None
2007-09-10 Addiction to chocolate 0 None
2007-09-09 Canadian's warned again about dodgy goods from China 0 None
2007-09-05 Health benefits of fruit juice 0 None
2007-09-05 Should doctors participate in capital punishment? 0 None
2007-09-05 Benefits and limitations of health tests offered in community settings 0 None
2007-09-04 Low salt foods just as safe as conventionally processed ones 0 None
2007-09-04 Cooked ham could soon be given a 39 day shelf life 0 None
2007-09-03 Chinese pencils now on the health agenda 0 None
2007-09-03 Canadian dental hygiene celebrates independence 0 None
2007-08-30 Nurse compensated for double attack 0 None
2007-08-30 Cigarette packets in Britain to carry horror pics 0 None
2007-08-29 UK follows Australia's lead on graphic visual warnings on tobacco packaging 0 None
2007-08-29 Beware some cosmetic treatments carry health risks! 0 None
2007-08-28 Most Americans satisfied with their jobs 0 None
2007-08-28 Imported Indian toothpaste a cause for concern again in Canada 0 None
2007-08-24 Global cosmetics and skin-care-product industry skipping out on science! 0 None
2007-08-23 Just how big is a portion? shoppers misled over salt contents in foods 0 None
2007-08-22 Who's still smoking? 0 None
2007-08-21 EPA awards grants for ultraviolet technologies to treat water contaminated by blue-green algae 0 None
2007-08-21 Critical blood shortage in southeastern Michigan 0 None
2007-08-20 Get in a sweat to get fit say experts 0 None
2007-08-20 Beware baby carrots - latest food scare! 0 None
2007-08-17 New food allergy law in New York 0 None
2007-08-14 More shonky toys from China recalled 0 None
2007-08-13 Living donor swap for kidney transplants 0 None
2007-08-12 FDA warns against use of red yeast rice products promoted as high cholesterol treatment 1 None
2007-08-12 Kenyan takes aggressive stance against tobacco 0 None
2007-08-11 FDA takes action against Iowa Dairy 0 None
2007-08-09 Johnson & Johnson sues Red Cross over use of a red cross! 0 None
2007-08-08 Five ways to save 100,000 American lives 0 None
2007-08-08 Feet are an important way to find skin cancer early 0 None
2007-08-07 Differences between sunblock and sunscreen 2 3.1
2007-08-07 Omega-3 fatty acids for a health heart 0 None
2007-08-06 Don't char your meat and lower the temperature of your grill 0 None
2007-08-06 Medic to sue Gaddafi for holding him hostage 0 None
2007-08-06 Latest food scare in the U.S. - canned green beans 0 None
2007-08-02 Foodborne illness and fresh produce 0 None
2007-08-02 Fiets that fit individuals' health profiles 0 None
2007-08-02 Consumer food trends 0 None
2007-08-01 Chinese ginger latest food scare 0 None
2007-08-01 Safer fresh produce 0 None
2007-08-01 Functional food research 0 None
2007-08-01 Dispose of canned Castleberry products says FDA 0 None
2007-08-01 Limiting and labeling trans fats in food is not enough 0 None
2007-07-31 New FDA food inspection standards - will they make food safer? 0 None
2007-07-31 FDA announces new food safety programs 0 None
2007-07-31 Gluten-free foods - growing market - taste issues 0 None
2007-07-31 Lunchtime salads may not be such a healthy option! 0 None
2007-07-30 TB globe-trotter flies home alone! 0 None
2007-07-27 New Australian centre for obesity, nutrition, exercise and public health 0 None
2007-07-26 New report shows minimum income required by older people in UK 0 None
2007-07-25 Sewage-contaminated groundwater found at offshore reefs of upper Florida Keys 0 None
2007-07-24 Allergen-free peanuts 0 None
2007-07-24 Real-time, two-way translation systems 0 None
2007-07-24 New Yorkers warned on mercury in fish 0 None
2007-07-24 Silver supplement warnings - "May be some serious and strange side effects" - Quote from Harvard Health Publications 2 None
2007-07-24 Springer journal looks at prevention of homelessness 0 None
2007-07-24 A quarter of adult New Yorkers have elevated blood mercury levels 0 None
2007-07-23 Older tipplers need aged based drinking guidelines 0 None
2007-07-22 Man with a small brain shows that size isn't everything! 3 None
2007-07-21 Botulism in chili sauce latest food scare in U.S. 0 None
2007-07-21 Court throws lifeline to seriously ill baby 0 None
2007-07-19 Food safety on the world agenda 0 None
2007-07-18 Cancer survivors share their advice in new book 0 None
2007-07-18 Governments tackle interpersonal violence 0 None
2007-07-18 Coping with empty-nest syndrome 0 None
2007-07-17 Organ donation should be a presumption says UK's top medical officer 0 None
2007-07-17 Globe-trotting TB patient has lung surgery 0 None
2007-07-16 Children at birthday party paid by 'MMR row' doctor for their blood 0 None
2007-07-16 Experts in Britain wholeheartedly back MMR jab 0 None
2007-07-16 Preventing rodeo injuries 0 None
2007-07-16 Credit card firms and life insurance companies are the least trusted of all financial bodies in the UK 0 None
2007-07-12 Contaminated toothpaste now in the UK 0 None
2007-07-12 Anti-smoking ads revealing tobacco industry's deceptive practices have been aggressively quashed 0 None
2007-07-12 British doctor accused of behaviour "tantamount to euthanasia" cleared 0 None
2007-07-11 Court rules in favor of Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary 0 None
2007-07-11 Bangers and burgers could cause cancer 0 None
2007-07-10 Warning for extreme heat in southeast Pennsylvania 0 None
2007-07-10 Tips to help baby boomers exercise without injury 0 None
2007-07-10 China's reputation is buckling under news of food and product recalls 0 None
2007-07-10 Easing agonising deaths of terminally ill babies "tantamount to euthanasia" 0 None
2007-07-09 Toronto gets serious about air quality 0 None
2007-07-09 Tiny turtle responsible for baby's death 0 None
2007-07-09 Brits read on average for five more minutes each day than they did in 1975 0 None
2007-07-09 World agenda for 100% smoke-free public places and workplaces 0 None
2007-07-09 Smoking cessation clinics provide a new opportunity to detect early carbon monoxide poisoning 0 None
2007-07-09 Should hookah smoking be part of England's smoking ban? 0 None
2007-07-08 More alerts over Chinese made products 0 None
2007-07-05 Food allergy wordlist for international travellers 0 None
2007-07-04 Bioethics training helps fight African brain drain 0 None
2007-07-04 Live donors have genuine concerns with insurance problems 0 None
2007-07-04 Deaths from insulin overdose at Chicago hospital raise suspicion 0 None
2007-07-03 Brits keep fit to look good, not reduce cancer risk 0 None
2007-07-03 Booze sending 100 Brits a day to hospital 0 None
2007-07-02 Canadians warned about tainted and fake toothpaste 0 None
2007-07-02 Big Apple gets serious about trans fats 0 None
2007-07-02 Popular snack food involved in latest food scare in the U.S. 0 None
2007-06-29 Dangerous rural roads in the U.S. 0 None
2007-06-29 Dangers of permitting smoking in the workplace 0 None
2007-06-29 FDA cautions on Veggie Booty snack food 0 None
2007-06-29 FDA stops Chinese seafood importation 0 None
2007-06-27 Real-world war experience for medical students 0 None
2007-06-27 Pain management is a fundamental human right 0 5
2007-06-26 National Organization for Acoustic Neuroma Tumor Patients to celebrate 25th anniversary 0 None
2007-06-26 Early diagnosis and prevention of the effects of tooth erosion are fundamental to keeping teeth healthy for life 0 None
2007-06-26 $50 million gift for University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center 0 None
2007-06-23 EPA wants stronger air quality standards for smog 0 None
2007-06-23 Smoking declines in New York City 0 None
2007-06-23 EPA ozone pollution standards unhealthy for America 0 None
2007-06-23 Expert warning to Australian overweight forum 0 None
2007-06-23 Emergency food security interventions 0 None
2007-06-22 Senate appropriations committee approves labor-HHS-education spending bill 0 None
2007-06-21 Latest food scare... sesame seeds with Salmonella 0 None
2007-06-20 New online guide to complementary and alternative cancer treatments 0 None
2007-06-20 Majority of Americans value diversity 0 None
2007-06-20 CARVER + Shock for safer food 0 None
2007-06-20 Six medics back in court in Tripoli amid hopes for compensation deal 0 None
2007-06-19 Ethical dilemma of international tissue donation 0 None
2007-06-19 Climate change is an emerging threat to global public health 0 None
2007-06-18 Thomas the Tank Engine in trouble! 0 None
2007-06-16 The big donor shortage 0 None
2007-06-14 Stressed at work? Your boss needs enlightening 0 None
2007-06-14 Can you forget a language you once knew? 0 None
2007-06-14 MEPs show strong support for the decriminalisation of cannabis across Europe 0 None
2007-06-14 Should insurance companies have access to genetic test results 0 None
2007-06-14 Best way to prevent contamination of fresh produce is to intervene before the harvest 0 None
2007-06-14 California gun laws reduce illegal gun purchases 0 None
2007-06-14 FDA releases report on Human Tissue Task Force 0 None
2007-06-14 FDA Tomato Safety Initiative 0 None
2007-06-13 Too much anti-inflammatory cream kills athlete 0 None
2007-06-13 FDA scrutinise companies selling human tissue 0 None
2007-06-13 Customs officer in TB globe trotting case takes early retirement 0 None
2007-06-11 Autism - MMR vaccine has it's day in court 0 5
2007-06-07 Singapore too finds poison Chinese toothpaste 0 None
2007-06-05 Brits and their 'booze culture' costing 20 billion pounds each year 0 None
2007-06-05 Army should tailor some National Guard units for disaster work 0 None
2007-06-05 New FDA committee to address risk communication 0 None
2007-06-04 Salmonella outbreak tails off but 628 infected by contaminated peanut butter 0 None
2007-06-03 China in denial over toxic toothpaste 0 None
2007-06-03 Genetic testing helps cancer survivors fight for their loved ones 0 None
2007-06-03 Avoid Chinese toothpaste! 0 None
2007-06-01 Leading psychiatrist appointed to independent inquiry into the deaths of people with learning disabilities 0 None
2007-06-01 Perchlorate in foods not likely to present a public health threat 0 None
2007-05-31 Tobacco industry cops it from the WHO 0 None
2007-05-30 English looking forward to not being exposed to the harmful effects of secondhand smoke 0 None
2007-05-30 WHO calls for indoor public places and workplaces 100% smoke-free 0 None
2007-05-28 Amazing Marge - the cow with low-fat milk! 0 None
2007-05-28 Warnings on all alcohol in Britain by end of 2008 0 None
2007-05-28 FDA should be given broad regulatory authority over tobacco marketing, packaging, and distribution 0 None
2007-05-28 Lesbian/gay parenting 0 None
2007-05-27 Just how safe are imports from China? 0 5
2007-05-25 Chinese food imports a cause for concern in the U.S. 0 None
2007-05-25 Life-time ban on gay men donating blood 0 2.3
2007-05-24 Is self-esteem overrated? 0 None
2007-05-24 Oral hygiene recommendations 0 None
2007-05-24 Am I exercising too much? 0 None
2007-05-23 U.S. food safety policies must involve all stakeholders 0 None
2007-05-22 University of Leicester launches one-year Masters degree in Cancer Chemistry 0 None
2007-05-20 The Medical Research Council welcomes FSA decision to add folic acid to flour 0 None
2007-05-18 Transforming kidney transplant policy 0 None
2007-05-18 National Physician Assistant Conference to be held in Philadelphia 0 None
2007-05-18 Inaugural meeting of the International Specialty Orthopaedic Collaboratorium 0 None
2007-05-18 Not enough is known about long-term safety of "functional foods" 0 None
2007-05-17 New report aims to provide better understanding of the biology of sex differences 0 None
2007-05-17 Imported Chinese seafood not 100% safe 0 None
2007-05-16 Medical marijuana advocate back in court 0 None
2007-05-16 USDA says meat from swine safe for human consumption 0 None
2007-05-16 Cedars-Sinai helps Doug Fieger battle brain tumors 0 None
2007-05-15 Montgomery County, Md., to phase artificial trans fat out of restaurants 0 None
2007-05-10 Coping with personality changes 0 None
2007-05-10 Right medications essential for allergy control 0 None
2007-05-10 Food scientists develop rapid, reliable technique to ensure fruit and vegetable juices adhere to quality standards 0 None
2007-05-10 When is food "done" enough to prevent food poisoning? 0 None
2007-05-08 Chickens which may have eaten contaminated feed go to market 0 None
2007-05-07 Health officials say low risk to humans from food containing melamine 0 None
2007-05-04 Should the UK adopt Dutch rules on euthanasia in newborn babies? 0 None
2007-05-04 How science centers can engage an older America 0 None
2007-05-04 Philadelphia voters overwhelmingly support new smoke law 0 None
2007-05-02 Domestic violence should be treated as public health issue 0 None
2007-05-02 Justice Scalia defends 'originalist' view of constitution 0 None
2007-05-02 FDA announces new food protection post 0 None
2007-05-02 Allocation of deceased donor organs 0 None
2007-05-01 Abstinence-only sex ed 'foolish,' 'indefensible' method of reducing teen pregnancies, STIs 0 None
2007-05-01 Newly founded National Institute for Quality Improvement and Education 0 None
2007-04-30 House approves bill that bans discrimination based on genetics 0 None
2007-04-30 Panel calls on G8 to deliver on 2005 promises made for Africa 0 None
2007-04-30 House approves bill banning genetic discrimination 0 None
2007-04-30 Report on effects of extremely low frequency electric and magnetic fields on human health 0 None
2007-04-30 New type of mainstream lesbian on post-millennium TV 0 None
2007-04-30 Heavy toll caused by indoor air pollution 0 None
2007-04-30 Chocoholics beware! 0 None
2007-04-29 WHO targets workplace related lung cancer, mesothelioma and bladder cancer 0 None
2007-04-26 Brits over-react to threat of crystal meth 0 None
2007-04-26 If we could make diet soda taste better, it would be a big step in fighting the obesity epidemic 0 None
2007-04-26 Expert opinion on New Hampshire's proposed civil union's law 0 None
2007-04-25 Injuries and deaths caused by All-TerrainVehicles increase 0 None
2007-04-25 Swedish Big Brother behind lobotomies in the 1940s and 1950s 0 None
2007-04-24 Many lives can be saved on China's roads with seat belts 0 None
2007-04-20 Steven Piantadosi named as first Director of Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute 0 None
2007-04-20 Problem gambling is an addiction that medical professionals should be aware of 0 None
2007-04-20 Cardiologist John Gordon Harold receives "Passion of the Heart" award 0 None
2007-04-19 HHS releases plan for development and purchase of medical countermeasures 0 None
2007-04-19 Electronic mosquito repellents just don't do it! 0 5
2007-04-18 Collagen injected meatballs! 0 None
2007-04-18 Escalating violence and widespread insecurity worsens shortage of health workers in Iraq 0 None
2007-04-17 Statement by ADA on court's ruling on dental amalgam fillings 0 None
2007-04-17 Courage to care for me - campaign launch 0 None
2007-04-16 For teens - abstinence-only sex education programs...a waste of money! 0 None
2007-04-15 Aftermath of suicide attempts - helping families cope 0 5
2007-04-14 Groundbreaking Yogyakarta principles released 0 None
2007-04-14 FDA warns on health risks of potentially contaminated Olives 0 None
2007-04-12 Nancy Brinker and Lance Armstrong honored by AACR 0 None
2007-04-12 Embryonic stem cell bill is dead 0 None
2007-04-12 Mount Sinai makes Presidential honor roll 0 None
2007-04-12 Momentum for indoor smoking bans across the globe growing 0 None
2007-04-11 Suicide rates in Oregon higher than California 0 None
2007-04-11 Running a marathon with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2007-04-11 American Heart Association highlights BAD fats and BETTER fats 1 None
2007-04-11 Sunburnt holiday-makers boost their chances of fatal skin cancer 0 None
2007-04-11 What you always wanted to know...How to make the 'perfect' bacon butty! 0 None
2007-04-11 Babe on life support granted a reprieve 0 None
2007-04-10 Macmillan Medical Communications welcomes Scott Carson as national sales manager 0 None
2007-04-10 India is poised to revolutionize biotechnology 0 None
2007-04-10 Role of black bloggers in the blogosphere 0 None
2007-04-10 Arsenic-based additive used in chicken feed may pose health risks to humans 0 None
2007-04-09 Forum endorses salt reduction to prevent heart disease and stroke 0 None
2007-04-08 FDA warns consumers on health risks of keeping pet turtles 0 None
2007-04-07 Remarkable power of social norms 0 4
2007-04-07 San Antonio students aim to raise $500,000 to save the life of Adrian Flores-Saucedo 0 5
2007-04-07 Conceptualizing and defining public health emergency preparedness 0 None
2007-04-07 Healthy heart behaviors delay onset of heart disease 0 None
2007-04-05 Changing how foods are served and stored can help with weight loss 0 None
2007-04-05 World's food is still far too salty 0 None
2007-04-05 FDA issues Salmonella alert for Pet Chews - potential for cross contamination, in people, especially children 0 None
2007-04-04 New theory on distribution of wealth 0 None
2007-04-04 Bump in red wine sales from recent health-related press 0 None
2007-04-04 National Public Health Week to focus on tobacco, public health threats 0 None
2007-04-03 New research agreement to boost rice production, avoid food shortages in Indonesia 0 None
2007-04-03 New EPA asbestos brochure targets auto mechanics 0 None
2007-04-03 Emerging threats demand new approach to disaster preparedness 0 None
2007-04-03 Biobased alternative for critical component of many polymer products 0 None
2007-04-02 HHS names interim replacement for Assistant Secretary for Population Affairs 0 None
2007-04-02 Tommy Thompson enters Presidential race 0 None
2007-04-02 Conquest of cancer and the next generation 0 None
2007-04-02 Dingell says tobacco tax increase might not be good source of funding for SCHIP 0 None
2007-04-02 ESMO explores collaboration to fight cancer on all fronts 0 None
2007-04-02 Warning on consumption of raw milk sold by York County dairy 0 None
2007-04-02 Framework for learning lessons for preparing for terrorist events 0 None
2007-03-30 Blueprint for cell, tissue and organ donation and transplantation 0 None
2007-03-30 Innovation is what actually drives fashion change 0 None
2007-03-29 Review of the health effects of Swedish Snus released 0 5
2007-03-27 FDA releases final report on 2006 E.coli spinach outbreak 0 None
2007-03-25 FDA warning on mineral water containing arsenic 0 None
2007-03-25 Campaign to help schools prevent chemical accidents 0 None
2007-03-22 House Ways and Means committee passes bill to prohibit genetic discrimination 0 None
2007-03-15 Cancer Research UK and Cancerbackup form strategic partnership 0 None
2007-03-13 FDA proposes rule to allow use of alternative temperature devices for food processing 0 None
2007-03-12 Native American artists use art and storytelling to bring cancer statistics to life 0 None
2007-03-12 Guide to minimize microbial food safety hazards of fresh-cut fruits and vegetables 0 None
2007-03-12 New guidelines on cultivating Artemisia plant used in anti-malaria medicines 5 3
2007-03-12 Throw out peanut butter from 2004! 0 None
2007-03-11 House passes bill that would allow 'paired' kidney donations 0 None
2007-03-11 Vanity Fair to partner with product RED to guest edit July edition 0 None
2007-03-11 Update on peanut butter recall 0 None
2007-03-11 Methylmercury contaminating fish - pregnant women warned 0 None
2007-03-08 EPA releases framework for metals risk assessment 0 None
2007-03-08 Doctors in Zimbabwe end two-month strike 0 None
2007-03-08 FDA warning on mineral water from Armenia 0 None
2007-03-06 FDA chief speaks out against regulating nicotine content of cigarettes 0 None
2007-03-06 How polonium-210 acts as a poison in the body 0 5
2007-03-05 Mailing error reveals names of 53 people enrolled in California ADAP 0 None
2007-03-05 Inaugral conference of Society for Acute Medicine to be held in UK 0 None
2007-03-04 U.S. Army fires Commander of Walter Reed over concerns about leadership abilities 0 None
2007-03-04 Morphine for euthanasia is a myth 1 3
2007-03-04 Peanut Butter scare spreads further 0 None
2007-03-01 Salty British bread puts 7,000 lives at risk 0 None
2007-03-01 Fertility rate in Chinese county exempt from one-child policy lower than national average 0 None
2007-03-01 Federal Appeals Court rules in favor of U.S. policy requiring groups that receive HIV/AIDS funding to condemn commercial sex work 0 None
2007-03-01 Former FDA commissioner Lester Crawford gets three years probation and $90,000 fine 0 None
2007-02-28 Latest food scare in the U.S. hits Hollywood party scene 0 None
2007-02-28 Medical workers sentenced to death in Libyan HIV infection case plead not guilty in slander hearing 0 None
2007-02-28 Obese eight year old to stay with mother 0 None
2007-02-27 Restaurants guilty of sponsoring "extreme eating" say food police 0 None
2007-02-27 UK introduces new penalties for mobile phone use while driving 0 None
2007-02-26 Medics in Libyan HIV sham now accused of slander 0 None
2007-02-26 8 year old 88.9 kilogram boy in UK may be taken into care 0 None
2007-02-25 Federal agencies sued over medical Marijuana statements 0 None
2007-02-25 Chinese HIV/AIDS advocate Gao says international pressure helped persuade officials to allow her to travel to U.S. to accept award 0 None
2007-02-25 Medical marijuana advocates take HHS to court 0 None
2007-02-21 Organic baby food in latest food scare 0 None
2007-02-21 Lawsuit filed against federal government over medical cannabis misinformation 0 None
2007-02-19 Food scare number 4 this week - chicken breast meat 0 None
2007-02-19 Rwanda plans legislation that would limit couples to no more than three children 0 None
2007-02-19 Weight problem in ski jumping 0 None
2007-02-19 Sen. Baucus says he would attach SCHIP funding to Iraq war spending if needed 0 None
2007-02-18 "What if" health scenarios for a "dirty bomb" 0 None
2007-02-18 Latest food scare in the U.S.- Salmonella in peanut butter 0 None
2007-02-14 Body Shop founder Roddick reveals she has Hepatitis C 0 None
2007-02-13 Miracle heart attack survivor had congenital heart disease 0 None
2007-02-13 New Hampshire Gov. endorses bill to repeal State's parental notification law 0 None
2007-02-13 Rwanda plans to control population growth 0 None
2007-02-12 Healthier wines 0 None
2007-02-12 Scientists baffled by strange illness killing colonies of honeybees 0 None
2007-02-11 Are we as fit as the people of ancient Greece? 0 None
2007-02-06 Fighting hunger in Africa 0 None
2007-02-06 Rutgers Food Policy Institute looks at U.S. food recall system 0 None
2007-02-05 Soft drink giants head to court over claims about new drink 0 None
2007-02-01 Stressed out Brits hit the bottle 0 None
2007-01-30 Home safety education could improve public health 0 None
2007-01-29 Money cannot buy you happiness 0 None
2007-01-28 Over 1.5 million internally displaced persons in Iraq 0 None
2007-01-23 Community should promote preventive care among immigrants 0 None
2007-01-16 FDA issues guidance on license applications for placental/umbilical cord blood products 0 None
2007-01-14 New study examines the influence and impact of conspiracy theories surrounding the death of Princess Diana 0 None
2007-01-14 Euroscience calls for support for convicted health workers in Libya 0 None
2007-01-14 The art of prolongevity 0 None
2007-01-10 Emory University announces new health institute 0 None
2007-01-10 100% of banknotes in Dublin contaminated with cocaine 0 None
2007-01-09 Global Fund Nomination Committee names nine candidates for Executive Director position 0 None
2007-01-09 Bush's record on foreign aid to Africa not 'widely noticed' in U.S. 0 None
2007-01-09 CDC locked in limbo with educational brochures 0 None
2007-01-09 WHO tackles rabies, snake bites and scorpion stings 0 None
2007-01-08 BioMed Central launches BMC Systems Biology 0 None
2007-01-07 Democrats plan to introduce bills addressing stem cell research, Rx benefit 0 None
2007-01-07 Libyan leader should pardon medical workers 0 None
2007-01-07 Margaret Chan takes office as WHO Director General 0 None
2007-01-03 U.S. surplus mercury strategy welcomed prior to UN negotiations 0 None


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