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  • Breast Milk Does A Body And Behavioral Development Good In Infants

    Breast Milk Does A Body And Behavioral Development Good In Infants
    Editor's Choice Academic Journal Main Category: Pediatrics / Children's Health Article Date: 10 May 2011 - 10:00 PDT email icon email to a friend printer icon printer friendly write icon opinions Current Article Ratings: Patient / Public: 4 and a...
  • A public health merger in Chicago?

    A public health merger in Chicago?
    Health care experts and some public officials are floating a radical idea as Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel prepares to take office: a full or partial merger of Chicago and Cook County's health departments. Operating a single health department with broader...
  • Antiviral Drugs For HIV

    Antiviral Drugs For HIV
    Antiretroviral drugs target human immunodeficiency virus 1 to slow the progression of the HIV to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS. As of 2010, the World Health Organization estimates that among the 33.4 million people living with HIV/AIDS...
  • Report faults care of young psychiatric patients at Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

    Report faults care of young psychiatric patients at Chicago Lakeshore Hospital
    Inadequate staffing levels and lax supervision led to a series of alleged sexual attacks on youth at a prominent Chicago psychiatric hospital, according to a new report released Tuesday by the state Department of Children and Family Services. Written...
  • American Cancer Society's CPS-3 Study

    American Cancer Society's CPS-3 Study
    The American Cancer Society is looking to New York and New Jersey residents to find the 25th hour in the day to play a direct role in improving the lives of future generations. The Society will be signing up volunteers this summer for its historic...
  • Locals light the way to hope

    Former Burbank Police Capt. Janice Lowers walked in memory of her mother and two former colleagues, and to celebrate the fight for survival of two dear friends. Laureen Endoso did it as a tribute to her late husband, Kenny, who lost his battle with cancer...
  • Cellphones may harm memory, pregnancy, brain cells -- in rats, mice and rabbits. Maybe.

    Cellphones may harm memory, pregnancy, brain cells --  in rats, mice and rabbits. Maybe.
    Steady exposure to the electromagnetic radiation given off by cellphones during use may disrupt fetal development, disturb memory and weaken the barrier that protects the brain from environmental toxins, says a welter of new research being presented...
  • Leading change at prestigious publication with 'intelligent innovation'

    Leading change at prestigious publication with 'intelligent innovation'
    Dr. Howard Bauchner sees a bright future for the Journal of the American Medical Association — but it might be one read on a smartphone, or in a foreign language. Bauchner, an energetic 59-year-old who plays basketball against 20-somethings and...
  • Cell Phone Scare: WHO says Cell Phones May Increase Risk of Cancer

    Cell Phone Scare: WHO says Cell Phones May Increase Risk of Cancer
    Americans are in love with their cell phones and now an alarming finding from the World Health Organization that cell phone use may increase the risk of cancer. That's potentially bad news for people like Marx Browning who is on his cell phone all day....
  • Making sense of the cell phone/cancer warning

    Making sense of the cell phone/cancer warning
    Take your phone away from your ear. That`s the advice from federal health regulators who issued a warning about cell phones and the possible link to cancer. But doctors point out, this recommendation is not based on a new study - simply a re-evaluation...
  • June 2, 2011

    June 2, 2011
    I don't believe the World Health Organization's "assumption" (and really, that's all you can call it, given their deeply flawed so-called "study") that cell phone use causes anything, other than a self-centered attitude in public. The same charges they...