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Hope of Insulin Cell Transplant
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, medicine, research, diabetes, Transplantation )

- 3362 days ago -
Scientists working towards pancreatic cell transplants as a cure for diabetes have taken the first step to getting around the problem of immune rejection. Transplanted genetically engineered cells in mice lasted a few months before being rejected.
Cops: Dad Angry Over Child Support Kills Son
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 3360 days ago -
Suspect faces murder charges in death of 2 1/2-year-old boy
McCain Could Raise Taxes On Middle Class
Health & Wellness  (tags: Barack Obama, Barack Obama Tax Plan, Health Care, John McCain, Middle Class, Taxes, Politics News )

- 3503 days ago -
Explaining why McCain can't promise not to raise taxes on middle class families, Furman cited the Arizona Republican's plan to tax employer-provided health care and give tax credits directly to consumers. ....
Oregon Health Plan Denies Chemotherapy to Patients and Offers to Pay for Suicide Instead
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, healthcare, health, disease, chemotherapy, women, suicide )

- 3503 days ago -
The Oregon Health Plan has denied multiple patients chemotherapy and offered them doctor-assisted suicide as an alternative.
Heart Disease Risk Soars With Obesity, Diabetes
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, obesity, diabetes )

- 3503 days ago -
People who are both obese and have diabetes are highly likely to develop heart disease during their lifetime, a new study shows.
Multiple Deployments Raise Mental Health Risks
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental health, suicide, iraq, veterans, health )

- 3503 days ago -
Research suggests that many of the soldiers returning home from war may suffer from trauma-induced mental health conditions.
Potatoes May Hold Key to Alzheimer's Treatment
Health & Wellness  (tags: Lowly Potato Cure )

- 3503 days ago -
A virus that infects potatoes is similar to dreaded Alzheimer's disease, and now researchers are using this to develop vaccinations to prevent the disease. Dr David Kagan author of Sunstroke explains how vaccinations are being created in Doomwatch Legacy.
Half of Overweight Adults May Be Heart-Healthy
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, food, research, protection, safety, risks, study, treatment, society, prevention, interesting, exercise, ethics, diet, family )

- 3507 days ago -
You can look great in a swimsuit and still be a heart attack waiting to happen. And you can also be overweight and otherwise healthy. A new study suggests that a surprising number of overweight people - about half - have normal blood pressure and cholest
9 Benefits of Green Tea!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Green Tea, Health, Heart Risks, tea, Cancer )

- 3507 days ago -
"Better to be deprived of food for three days, than tea for one"- reads an ancient Chinese proverb.
Alcohol a Problem for Stressed Returning Soldiers
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, abuse, study, research, humans )

- 3505 days ago -
National Guard and Reserve combat troops in Iraq and Afghanistan are more likely to develop drinking problems than active-duty U.S. soldiers, a new military study suggests.
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