WOMEN are buying abortion drug RU486 online and having abortions on their own at home because they cannot afford a doctor's prescription or cannot get to a clinic.
Hemp, Cannabis sativa, is one of the world’s oldest sources of food and medicine, with a history that dates back ten thousand years.
Flu vaccines, according to the best scientific evidence available today, will only work against 10% of the circulating viruses that cause the symptoms of seasonal epidemic influenza.
Preparing chemotherapy for cancer patients at Canadian hospitals is potentially prone to errors, say researchers who embedded themselves in the system to see what improvements could be made. Since a cancer patient in Edmonton died in 2006 after an
In a reversal of policy, the Obama administration plans to allow religious institutions the ability to opt out of providing employees insurance coverage for contraceptives.
Heavy metal toxicity, just like chemical toxicity, has become one of the most pressing health hazards of our day. Whether you recognize it or not, your body is assailed by chemicals and heavy metals on a daily basis.
In a final regulation issued Wednesday, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) assumed that under Obamacare the cheapest health insurance plan available in 2016 for a family will cost $20,000 for the year.
Smokers, beware: tobacco penalties under President Obama’s Affordable Care Act could subject millions of smokers to fees costing thousands of dollars, making healthcare more expensive for them than Americans with other unhealthy habits. The Afford
Some of the U.S. Supreme Court’s most significant decisions are those declining to hear a case. Two weeks ago, the Court made such a momentous non-ruling in refusing to hear a lawsuit, Hall v. Sebelius, challenging government policies that deny other
The patients come with burns from hot water, with hands and fingers crushed by steel tongs, with injuries from chains that have whipsawed them off their feet.
Today marks the 40th anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court decision "Roe vs. Wade". An example of what happened in a country where abortion is nearly outlawed shows why abortion should remain legal.
Americans spend $34 billion a year on so-called alternative medicine — botanical pills, acupuncture, energy healing, and the like — despite the fact that few of these techniques are backed by any science.
What information would this database contain? The names of everyone who has ever sought therapy? The prescription medication all mental health patients have taken in the past or at present? And at what point is someone too “mentally ill” to own a gun
Yesterday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and city officials unveiled a new initiative to limit supplies of prescription painkillers in the city’s emergency rooms as a way to combat what they described as a growing addiction problem in the region.
In 2013, the tax increases in Obamacare will increasingly conspire against kitchen-table family healthcare decisions. As just one example, below are some of the taxes that will impact the purchase of dental braces:
Some history. In 1965, the passage of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), changed education forever as the seeds for today’s massive restructuring -away from academics to behavior modification – began.
Pharma involved in School Violence and Mass Shootings
A Wendy's franchise is slashing employee hours so the owners do not have to pay for health benefits for their workers under ObamaCare's requirements. 100 workers in non-management positions will have their hours cut to 28 a week.
The federally sponsored National Research Council and Institute of Medicine has ranked the USA dead last of 17 countries in life expectancy. Get ready for an avalanche of misleading conjecture, cherry-picking of facts, and outright deception by the
Dana Cody, ExecDir of Life Legal Defense Foundations (LLDF.Org), will be among the speakers Monday, Jan 14th, 2013 at 6:30 p.m., 3375 East Shea Boulevard, Suite 2-B, Phoenix, AZ 85028 - at the offices of the Conservative Business League - FREE EVENT
The Obama administration issued long expected guidelines about the implementation of the health care law on Monday containing a huge loophole that could leave millions of Americans still uninsured.
So I had a full eye exam yesterday including the dialation of my pupils.
Why are doctors so quick to prescribe antibiotics to your (wailing) toddler?
Neuroscience is the new black, when it comes to fashion in scientific research. “The gene was the central issue in biology in 20th century,” Nobel Laureate Dr. Eric Kandel, neuroscientist at Columbia University said in an interview in Toronto rece
...the Obama administration is claiming that the First Amendment—which expressly denies the government the authority to prohibit the “free exercise” of religion—nonetheless allows it to force Christians to directly violate their religious beliefs...
If 12,000 gun deaths a year is reason enough to ban guns, then what about 195,000 medical malpractice deaths a year?
(Publisher's Note: A close friend is a pharmacist and wishes to share their knowledge and opinion. But to protect their career they wish to remain anonymous. A Very Important Perspective...)
James, In a recent TCCC class, more info was covered on why hemostatic infused gauze is preferred over Hemostatic granules.