Rafa Benitez may have hung onto his job after the Clasico debacle, but he didn’t escape a tongue lashing from the Real Madrid president, according to Marca. Although Florentino Perez came out and publicly backed Benitez after the 4-0...Show More Summary
It’s been a while since we last heard from Tom Dickson — better known as the “Will It Blend?” guy. He’s still very much around though and like any sane human being, he’s pumped for the release of the next Star Wars film. And he’s celebrating the only way he knows how. More »
When you’re sick, you expect the medicine a doctor gives you to work. But the effectiveness of one of the most important types of drugs -- antibiotics -- is under threat.
Today, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) released its 2015 World AIDS Day report , in advance of December 1. The report finds that 15.8 million people were accessing antiretroviral treatment (ART) as of June 2015. This is an extraordinary achievement–more than doubling the number of people that were on treatment just five years ago....
A family is suing People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals after workers for the non-profit snatched a pet Chihuahua off their porch and killed it. Wilber Zarate and his daughter Cynthia each sued the animal rights group Tuesday for $2 million and $5 million in punitive damages. Show More Summary
Upfront I will stipulate that the treatment of the American Indian by the federal government has been nothing less than an egregious nightmare. It is a case study in progressive paternalism that has enriched a small coterie of privileged...Show More Summary
Our society has long needed a comprehensive and up-to-the-nanosecond book-length treatment of online harassment as both a civil rights issue and a sociological phenomenon. Unfortunately, Gendertrolling: How Misogyny Went Viral, by scholar...Show More Summary
Probiotic treatment does not benefit preterm babies by preventing sepsis, necrotizing enterocolitis or death, says research, which contrasts a previous study.
Shepherd's treatment of her son is a clear case of how surrogacy 'commodifies' the unborn, says one pro-life blogger.
Research shows how cell communication can be manipulated and might one day lead to treatments for birth defects and regenerative medicine
There’s a big shakeup happening at Nike which concerns two of word football’s biggest stars, financial paper El Economista reveal today. The sportswear giant have decided to make a serious change in terms of their star treatment, which is good news for Neymar, bad news for Cristiano Ronaldo. Show More Summary
A University of Florida Health researcher has found a simple, rapid way to treat an immune-related disorder in mice, an approach that could eventually help multiple sclerosis patients after further research. The process attaches disease-related...Show More Summary
Jenny Diski learned some months ago that she had inoperable lung cancer and, at best, another three years to live. She now writes about the experience and her treatment. Something she said about writers and writing reminds me of what William Burroughs pointed out (summarized in The Z Collection as “no mummy needed.”)
Synapse loss is a hallmark of the early stages of Alzheimer's. Now, researchers have found how these brain cell connections are destroyed in the disease.
The creators of commercially sold counseling programs increasingly profit from public health services across the world. However, a new study on the evidence basis for some of the market leaders reveals that serious conflicts of interest across the majority of the research go habitually undisclosed.
Despite pledging to cut the price of Daraprim – a preferred treatment for toxoplasmosis, a rare parasitic infection that affects people with weak immune systems including those with HIV – Turing Pharmaceuticals has announced it will only… Read The post Ex-Hedge Funder Martin Shkreli Refuses to Lower Price of $27,000-Per-Month AIDS Drug Daraprim appeared first on Towleroad.
From time to time courts are called upon to determine whether or not desperate patients have a right to experimental treatments. In the US we are also currently in the middle of the spread of “right to try” laws from state to state. The issue has recently come up in Brazil over patient access to [...]
A team of researchers led by UNSW Australia scientists has discovered how connections between brain cells are destroyed in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease - work that opens up a new avenue for research on possible treatmentsShow More Summary
Suffering from Black Friday fever? Deals addiction got you down? Well, Google has the fix, and its now dispensing treatment from its online store.
Bhringraj which is also known as karisalankanni in Tamil is a plant which is known for creation of bhringraj oil. This oil is mainly used as hair oil but also offers many other uses and benefits. It can be used for treatment of skinShow More Summary