Last Updated: May 29th, 2012 - 03:07:02
Bird flu Virus remains infectious up to 600 days in municipal landfills
Amid concerns about a pandemic of swine flu, researchers from Nebraska report for the first time that poultry carcasses infected with another threat — the “bird flu” virus — can remain infectious in municipal landfills for almost 2 years.
May 27, 2009, 13:34
Taking Medication? Keep Away From Fruit Juices.
Scientists and consumers have known for years that grapefruit juice can increase the absorption of certain drugs — with the potential for turning normal doses into toxic overdoses. Now, the researcher who first identified this interaction is reporting new evidence that grapefruit and other common fruit juices, including orange and apple, can do the opposite effect by substantially decreasing the absorption of other drugs, potentially wiping out their beneficial effects.
Sep 3, 2008, 13:42
Skin Cancer Stinks
Chemists are reporting the first identification of a specific “odor profile” for skin cancer, a discovery that could form the basis of a rapid, non-invasive test for diagnosing the most common type of cancer in the United States.
Aug 20, 2008, 23:28
The Latest News on ADHD
Read the latest news on ADHD from Medical News Today. This page is self-updating.
Apr 25, 2008, 20:04
Use these tips to protect yourself and your family from faulty prescriptions that could injure or kill you.
Apr 25, 2008, 00:21
The Latest News on Multiple Sclerosis
Read the latest news on Multiple Sclerosis from Medical News Today. This page is self-updating.
Apr 24, 2008, 20:30
The Latest News on Breast Cancer
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Apr 24, 2008, 20:20
AZ West Valley Cities Take The Lead in Clean Air
Avondale and other West Valley cities are making the commitment - the commitment to cleaning the Valley's skies.
Apr 23, 2008, 20:31
The Latest News on Arthritis
Read the latest news on arthritis from Medical News Today. This page is self-updating.
Apr 23, 2008, 20:25
Soyfoods May Help Asthma Sufferers
Recent research shows that the isoflavones in soyfoods may help asthma sufferers. A study done at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago examined the effects of isoflavones from soy in cells and then in patients with asthma. The results suggest that soyfoods may be of benefit to asthma patients.
Apr 22, 2008, 23:18
The Latest News on Sports Medicine and Fitness
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Apr 20, 2008, 20:36
Priceline-Style Purchasing Power for Cancer Drugs
Taking a lesson from the Priceline.com approach to purchasing power, OneOncology Inc. launched a new service today that promises to simplify the oncology drug-supply chain and lower drug costs for small practices.
Apr 19, 2008, 20:09
West Nile Virus in California
Many of us have watched as West Nile Virus has spread across
the nation, carried by infected mosquitos. This season, signs
of West Nile Virus have been found in several California
counties early in the year, suggesting that this could be an
especially bad year for this disease.
Apr 17, 2008, 08:11