| May 10, 2011
| 3:52 PM
Editor's Choice Academic Journal Main Category: Pediatrics / Children's Health Article Date: 10 May 2011 - 10:00 PDT
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| May 12, 2011
| 5:58 PM
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...
| May 13, 2011
| 2:44 PM
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...
| May 17, 2011
| 5:18 PM
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.
| May 20, 2011
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...
| May 20, 2011
| 3:27 PM
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...
| May 23, 2011
| 7:38 PM
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...
| Aug 1, 2011
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...
| May 31, 2011
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....
| May 31, 2011
| 5:35 PM
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...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 1:22 PM
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...