Preventive Mastectomies

Studies show that Preventative Mastectomies are more common in the United States than any other country, and researchers are paying close attention to the increasing rate of double mastectomies in the United States. Much is being said about women considering mastectomies because of a history of breast cancer in their families. Maryland Allyn Rose, a Miss America Contestant is cancer free, but chose to undergo a preventative double mastectomy her decision has attracted support and criticism from ...
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Bioterrorism Vaccine

BioThrax the anthrax vaccine is solely manufactured by Emergent BioSolutions, and they are planning to go forward with an experimental clinical trial testing anthrax vaccine on American infants and children. U.S. Health Officials are backing this experiment. Is the government turning a blind eye to well known risks? Anthrax has never been used as a bioterrorism weapon by any nation, so why a bioterrorism vaccine?  There are between 10-29 million doses of Anthrax Vaccines stockpiled in the U.S...
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Not All Smoke Detectors Are Created Equal

Featured photo credit: wrestlingentropy via photopin cc I really did my homework on this and it's true! Not all smoke detectors are created equal, but it does save lives! REMEMBER TO CHANGE THE BATTERY There is so much to consider: Read this report! This report was prepared by the Task Group on Smoke Detection Follow-up, a task group of the NFPA 72 Technical Committee on Single- and Multiple-Station Alarms and Household Fire Alarm System (TC). The report is a follow-up to the February 22, ...
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Could Your Hospital Be Killing You

On January 23, 2013 The Doctors TV Show aired an episode called, Could Your Hospital Be Killing You? I tuned in and much to my surprise this episode was so different from other episodes because it broke the code of silence and revealed certain secrets about the healthcare industry that every single person need to hear! The Doctors TV Show - Show Synopsis E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork & surgeon Martin Makary, M.D., M.P.H.  discuss the alarming mortality rates caused by medical mistake...
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