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New Pill to Treat Multiple Sclerosis May Be Available Soon, Says Drugmaker Merck
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, medicine, prevention, science, treatment, ms, multiple sclerosis, health, research, drug )

Lynne
- 1904 days ago - newsday.com
LONDON (AP) -- German drugmaker Merck Serono is one step closer to releasing the first pill to treat multiple sclerosis, the company said Friday.
Omega-6 Fatty Acids: Make Them a Part of Heart-Healthy Eating
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, food, health, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, family, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Club
- 1904 days ago - healthinformer.net
The American Heart Association recommends that people consume at least 5 percent to 10 percent of calories from omega-6 fatty acids. It's recommended that the omega-6 comes from foods, not supplements.
The 7 Foods You Have to Stop Ignoring
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, diet, study )

Cal
- 1904 days ago - health.msn.com
They may get B-list treatment at the supermarket, but their health benefits deserve top billing.
HOW PETS REDUCE STRESS
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, treatment, animals, cats, dogs )

Teresa
- 1904 days ago - thepurrfectcompanions.com
Animals and our pets can be a great way to reduce our every day stresses and anxieties. It is not easy to deal with our fears and anxieties, however, spending time with animals can makes us feel better. Here is a list of ways of how animals can help us to
Proposal: Sign a Donor Card, Move Up on Transplant List
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, medicine, health, humans, illness, protection, treatment )

Cal
- 1905 days ago - usatoday.com
The growing list of Americans waiting for organs prompted David Undis, president of the non-profit organ donation network LifeSharers, to propose last fall that UNOS reorder the list to give preference to patients who had agreed to become organ donors bef
Green Light for US Stem Cell Work
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, ethics, health, healthcare, interesting, research, treatment, Stem Cell Research )

KS
- 1905 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
US regulators have cleared the way for the world's first study on human embryonic stem cell therapy.Since 2001 there have been limits on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research.
A New Strain of Drug-Resistant Staph Infection Found in U.S. Pigs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Staph Infection, USA, Pigs, Drug Resistant, safety, risks, research, study, warning, ST398 strain, methicillin-resistant, Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA )

Scarlett
- 1906 days ago - sciam.com
A strain of drug-resistant staph identified in pigs in the Netherlands five years ago, which accounts for nearly one third of all staph in humans there, has been found in the U.S. for the first time, according to a new study.
14,000 Suffer Vegetable-Related Injuries
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, humans, food, funny, bizarre, culture, odd, performance, health, safety )

Suzybell
- 1906 days ago - metro.co.uk
Are health and safety rules over the top? Perhaps not, judging by the bizarre accidents we have in our own homes, frequently involving vegetables. Embarrassing incidents occur with alarming regularity - more than 14,000 people ended up in hospital with
Send Obama Thanks for Overturning Gag Rule-SIGN Thank You Letter.
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, safety, women, gag rule overturned, obama, birthcontrol, womens healthcare rights )

Patricia
- 1907 days ago - ppaction.org
The global gag rule was a threat to the health of millions of women. Clinics have closed, contraceptive supplies have dwindled, and women were left without basic and critical health care services. As a result, there were more unwanted pregnancie....
Bush Holdovers Raid Medical Marijuana Dispensary
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, constitution, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, lies, media, obama, propaganda, republicans, SupremeCourt, terrorism, usa, culture, family, humans, health, society )

Kathleen
- 1907 days ago - mpp.org
Top positions at the DEA are still filled by Bush cronies, who are attempting to undercut the Obama's pledge.
Pfizer Said to Be Closing In on Deal for Wyeth
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, disease, healthcare, health, medicine, ethics, government, investigation, news, research, society, warning )

Sue
- 1907 days ago - nytimes.com
Is the long-awaited drug industry consolidation under way? That was the question Friday as word spread that Pfizer was near a deal to buy Wyeth for more than $60 billion in cash and stock.
Estrogen Pills Can Benefit Women With Metastatic Breast Cancer, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, cancer, research )

Annelies
- 1908 days ago - sciencedaily.com
For breast cancer survivors, the idea of taking estrogen pills is almost a taboo. In fact, their doctors give them drugs to get rid of the hormone because it can fuel the growth of breast cancer. So these women would probably be surprised by the approac
Structure Of TIGAR, A Possible Cancer Flag, Discovered
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, cancer, research )

Annelies
- 1908 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Two Brown University researchers have determined the three-dimensional structure of an enzyme whose presence in the body could help doctors detect cancer earlier or develop more targeted treatments.
Eli Lilly Settles Zyprexa Lawsuit for $1.42 Billion
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, drugs, medicine, treatment )

Cal
- 1908 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Drugmaker pleads guilty to illegally marketing drug for unapproved use
The Many Benefits of Hydrogen Peroxide and Oxygen Therapy   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: hydrogen, peroxide, h2o2, oxygen, therapy, white, teeth, clear, skin, health, acne, pimples, razor, rash, free radicals, humans, investigation, medicine, safety, prevention, Body-Mind-Spirit, AlternativeMed, disease )

Gregory
- 1908 days ago - youtube.com
Looking to get a brighter smile, and nice skin? Want to spend pennies instead of hundreds? CraigBrockie.com serves up the goods with a video on the many uses of Hydrogen Peroxide!
 

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