Archive for January, 2012 :

Warning on Manicure, Piercings, Tattoo
January 31st, 2012

You may be at risk of Hepatitis B infection if you get a manicure or pedicure at unsanitary beauty salons.

McNuggets Girl Rushed to Hospital
January 28th, 2012

Doctors found that her 15-year ‘chronic chicken nugget addiction’ has left her with anaemia and inflamed veins on her tongue.

Mothers Advised by CDC to Stop Breastmilk to Improve Vaccine Potency
January 26th, 2012

The lunatics at the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) want mothers to stop breast-feeding.

Toxic Formaldehyde Contained in Our Pesonal Care Products
January 26th, 2012

Formaldehyde, a toxic chemical used as an embalming agent, can be found in a newly built house and even in our common personal products.

Mother and Fetus Pesticide-exposed with GM Corn
January 23rd, 2012

Bt-toxin in GM corn found in pregnant women and their babies.

Avoiding Death Zone: Active Parcticipation in Lifestyle Overhaul
January 23rd, 2012

Avoiding becoming a statistic needs lifestyle overhaul.

Surprise Delivery can be Manageable with Proper Care
January 21st, 2012

A train and an elevator: Just two of the unlikely places babies were born this week.

Religious-affiliated Groups Given 1 Year to Comply Birth Control Rule
January 21st, 2012

The Obama administration on Friday ruled that religiously affiliated nonprofit organizations, including hospitals and universities, will have to offer birth-control coverage to women employees but gave the organizations an extra year to comply.

Americans Continue Indoor Tanning Despite Imposing 10% Tax
January 20th, 2012

Although a 2010 federal excise tax was meant to deter customers from using indoor tanning salons, only a minority of the businesses taking part in a new survey reported a drop in clients and most said their customers did not seem to care.

Parabens Found in 99% of Breast Cancer Women
January 20th, 2012

A chemical widely used as a preservative in cosmetics, food products and pharmaceuticals has been found in tissue samples from 40 women with breast cancer.

Healthy Girl Dies After Flu Vaccination
January 18th, 2012

A normally happy and healthy girl, who had no previous history of chronic health problems or adverse reactions to vaccines, turned blue, stopped breathing and died in her mother’s arms.

Gluten-Free, Coconut Oil Diet Made Mom Healthier
January 18th, 2012

A year ago Genesis Sparks made a decision that has changed her life.

Your Looks Tell About Your Health Status
January 18th, 2012

Your looks may signal underlying health issues.

Mysterious Illness Afflicts 12 Schoolgirls
January 16th, 2012

Twelve schoolgirls develop symptoms related to Tourette Syndrome without any known cause disclosed by doctors.

Canada Considers Trial In-flight Wifi
January 10th, 2012

Soon passengers will be microwaved on Air Canada flights.

Personality Makes You Fat
January 10th, 2012

A variety of personality traits, such as being a night owl or a multi-tasker, all contribute to weight gain in different ways.

Somalia: The Most Dangerous Place to Give Birth
January 8th, 2012

Two decades of civil war in Somalia have made the country one of the most dangerous places in the world for a woman to give birth.

Calorie Counting? Nonsense
January 7th, 2012

Learn the truth on calories from a good doc.

‘Rape’ Redefined and Updated
January 7th, 2012

US government updates rape definition.

The Limitations of Mammogram
January 7th, 2012

A patient of a rare breast disease shares her experience with conventional diagnosis mistake.

Cancer Cases Allegedly Due to Faulty Implants
January 1st, 2012

French authorities points the PIP breast implants as the cause of cancer cases of women.