News Geraldine Hamilton: Body parts on a chip
It's relatively easy to imagine a new medicine, a better cure for some disease. The hard part, though, is testing it, and that can delay promising new cures for years. In this well-explained talk, Geraldine Hamilton shows how her lab creates organs a
News Pet owners increasingly using medical marijuana to help their pets feel better
As the social stigmas and taboos about marijuana that largely emerged during the "Reefer Madness" generation continue to be stripped away from the public consciousness, an increasing number of people are beginning to look at this all natural herb wit
News Obama Pushes New Trade Agreement To Further Enrich Pharmaceutical Companies
Even with this record, however, many are shocked by the White House pushing of a trade agreement that would undermine international efforts to reduce the cost of drugs and extend the patents for these companies to further increase their profits.
News 500-toker pot party gets OKd outdoors at Seattle Center
For the first anniversary of legal weed, the city will permit a giant pot party on the site of Seattle Centers old Fun Forest amusement park.
News Researchers Solve Longtime Mystery Of How Marijuana Causes Memory Loss
A new study suggests that over-the-counter painkillers like Ibuprofen could prevent two debilitating side effects of marijuana use learning problems and memory loss that currently limit the drug's medical value.
News Forget Prozac, Psychobiotics Are the Future of Psychiatry
http://www.popsci.com, By Jason Tetro
For millennia, the human race has sought to combat psychological disorders through the intervention of natural and eventually synthetic chemicals.
News Big Pharma Clinical Drug Trials Killing Thousands in India
http://naturalsociety.com, by Elizabeth Renter
Large pharmaceutical companies have a need to test their new drugs on people, and what a better place to do that with minimal risk than in a highly populated country with little regulatory framework?
News Family and Friends Pledge $1M in Bail for Alleged Silk Road Owner
http://www.wired.com, By Kim Zetter
About two dozen loyal family members and friends of alleged Silk Road owner Ross Ulbricht have rallied around him to pledge more than $1 million to get him released on bail, according to an application submitted to the court by his attorney.
News What You Need To Know About Erectile Dysfunction
Before "ED" became common parlance, "it" wasn't much talked about or understood and was referred to as impotence, a word with shameful connotations.
News How the Feds Took Down the Silk Road Drug Wonderland
http://www.wired.com, By Kim Zetter
The dramatic takedown of the Silk Road drug market and the arrest of its alleged owner on drug trafficking and murder-for-hire charges last month began in part with an offhand tip to Department of Homeland Security investigators in Maryland in mid-20
News Emergency meningitis vaccine will be imported to halt Ivy League outbreak
Emergency doses of a meningitis vaccine not approved for use in the U.S. may soon be on the way to Princeton University to halt an outbreak of the potentially deadly infection that has sickened seven students since March.
News Man and Woman Use Carrot Juice to Cure Stage 4 Cancer
Ann Cameron, an author of 15 childrens books, cured her Stage 4 cancer with carrot juice only. She states, I believe from personal experience that carrots can cure cancer
News Against Medical Recommendations, FDA Approves Potent New Painkiller
The FDA's medical advisory board voted against approving Zohydro, an opioid painkiller drug with up to 10 times more hydrocodone than Vicodin.
News Pot vaporizer boom leads to secret stoners
The 40th birthday party in the Catskills this past summer was full of adult entertainment: swimming, a pig roast and a few joints.
News Can Genomics Blow Up the Clinical Trial?
http://www.technologyreview.com, By Susan Young
Genomic technology could accelerate patient trials of new cancer drugs that are targeted to a tumors individual molecular profile.
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