The story of Louis Zamperini – from kid on the wrong path to Olympic athlete to surviving forty-seven days adrift in the Pacific Ocean to Japanese POW (and recipient of far worse than merely tortuous treatment – is one so improbable that it comfortably fits every possible definition of both heroism and ‘you can’t make … Continue reading Unbroken – Great Story; Prosaic Movie! ?
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel isn't making things easy on himself after a rough conclusion to his first NFL season, as the organization has reportedly fined the rookie signal-caller for showing up late to treatment on his...Show More Summary
Josh Gordon isn’t the only high-profile player in trouble with the Browns. Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has been fined by the team for being late for treatment on his injured hamstring, Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports. That news was broken just hours after the Browns announced that Gordon is suspended for…
"Truth" - aka "Midship 2.0" - is a fantastic blend of old and new. So what other classic Halo maps should get the same treatment?
Born in the USA June. Oh, June. June was the month the Supreme Court decided that employers had the religious right to decide what medical treatments their insurance would or would not cover. Your employer doesn't "believe" in blood transfusions? Sucks to be you. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, NBC News considered the pressing problem of physicians relying on medical knowledge alone rather than also incorporating pleas for supernatural intercession into their treatment plans.You see, doctors don't get everything right all the time; therefore, we need God in the mix. Show More Summary
"Homeland" writers gave Pakistan and its leaders the same treatment Seth Rogen gave North Korea and Kim Jong-Un -- minus the assassination -- and Pakistani officials are enraged. Showtime's hit series just wrapped it's 4th season... which was all…
Is Mr. Market's unfavorable treatment of ExOne a favorable buying opportunity for patient, long-term investors?
When Bill Hogencamp received his diagnosis of incurable cancer in May, the 84-year-old retired architect was told he wouldn’t survive the winter. Despite that diagnosis, Bill chose treatment and even adopted a little stray puppy that his wife saved from almost being run over. Show More Summary
Novo Nordisk gains FDA approval for Saxenda, which is already approved as an obesity treatment called Victoza.
The traditionally yellow and white protective gear that has become a symbol of Ebola treatment in West Africa got a makeover on Christmas Eve as four medical workers in Liberia transformed into Santa, elves and Frosty the Snowman with...Show More Summary
Often, in an attempt to save a person's life, doctors need to think outside of the box when planning a patient's treatment. Today Bruce & Elise Saiaana are thankful for the persistence the doctors at Seattle Children's Hospital showed...Show More Summary
The infection that could derail Drew Stanton’s potential return for the playoffs may have created a problem beyond the immediate. A league source explained to PFT that the infection he was treated for this week is believed to be the result of treatment he was getting for his knee injury outside the team facility. When Stanton…
Writing in Nature, Arturo Casadevall and Liise-Anne Pirofski urge microbiologists to retire the pathogen paradigm, arguing that “the focus on microbes is hindering research into treatments”: The term pathogen started to be used in the late 1880s to mean a microbe that can cause disease. Ever since, scientists have been searching for properties in bacteria, […]
By Alzheimer's Reading Room The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the New Drug Application (NDA) for Namzaric, a fixed-dose combination (FDC) of memantine and donepezil. Namzaric was approved for the treatment of moderate...Show More Summary
Scientists have produced primordial germ cells that will become sperm and egg in a major breakthrough from the University of Cambridge.
Our country's civil rights abuses are hardly confined to our treatment of suspected terrorists
Female veterans are fighting another fight, a battle to get treatment for post traumatic stress after suffering sexual abuse in the military. Thousands of female veterans are struggling to get health-care treatment and compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs on the grounds that they suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder caused by sexual trauma in [...]
Scientologist stars like John Travolta, Tom Cruise, and Kirstie Alley often get the celebrity treatment even within the walls of the church, with prime seating at annual events,… READ ON