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Medical Marijuana For Ailing Seniors Booming

Medical Marijuana For Ailing Seniors Booming

At a weekend conference which took place in California there were a number of extolling the benefits of medical marijuana for the elderly who suffer from a number of painful conditions such as arthritis which can be crippling. The Medical Cannabis Conference which took place in Laguna Woods was convened to discuss the benefits of […]

January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Voice Box Transplant: Brenda Charett Jensen Speaks Again

Voice Box Transplant: Brenda Charett Jensen Speaks Again

A medical miracle is in the news as a woman from California who can now speak after 11 years with no voice thanks to a voice box transplant. This makes this woman, Ms. Brenda Jensen the second person to have the operation done. Previously she used an electronic device to help her to speak. The […]

January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Smoking: Reason Why Men Die Before Women

Smoking: Reason Why Men Die Before Women

New research from scientists indicates that smoking may have more to do with the life expectancy gap between men and women some might think. Researchers found that up to sixty percent of this gap in death rates could very easily be explained by smoking which in turn causes millions of deaths around the world each […]

January 19, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Smoking Causes Gene Damage

Smoking Causes Gene Damage

A recent scientific study has discovered that smoking essentially causes damage to a person’s genes within just minutes of inhaling the chemicals which have been traced to multiple types of cancer. Researchers warn people who smoke that the reaction with the body’s genes is so quick that it is like injecting the substances directly, spreading […]

January 16, 2011 | 0 Comments More
J&J New Recall 2011

J&J New Recall 2011

Johnson & Johnson recently recalled a total of 47 million over-the-counter medications because of multiple quality control issues that were recently discovered. J&J have definitely been experiencing some rather significant problems as of lately with recalls which have perhaps irreversibly damaged their reputation with consumers. Almost 43 million bottles of Tylenol as well as Benadryl […]

January 16, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Artificial Blood Cells Finding

Artificial Blood Cells Finding

Scientists have made what could be an extremely important medical breakthrough -they have created artificial blood cells which could be used for a number of things. They are essentially synthetic particles which are supposed to mimic blood cells. This is the first step towards creating completely artificial blood, at least that is what many scientists […]

January 11, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Prozac Helps Stroke Recovery

Prozac Helps Stroke Recovery

Those who have experienced problems with strokes in the past seemed to improve when taking Prozac, according to a study which has confirmed these findings. It seems as though antidepressants could serve more of a purpose than originally thought, at least when it comes to strokes. Prozac is available to the public as a generic […]

January 10, 2011 | 0 Comments More