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Poison as Medicine: The Pharmaceutical Potential of Venom

“I moved to California to die.”<p>Ellie Lobel was 27 when she was bitten by a tick and contracted Lyme disease. And she was not yet 45 when she decided …

Medicine

4 Proven Health Benefits of Matcha Green Tea

Celebrities and trendsetters have been talking up a storm about matcha tea lately, but science shows this is more than just a passing fad. Matcha is …

MH17 crash in Ukraine: 10 Britons on board

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1094000/1094033_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524652066_e6d2aa493d52fbd564fdb26cfc18a08a<p><b>Two football fans, two students and a World Health Organization worker were among 10 UK passengers on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.</b><p>Some 298 people were …

Pregnant women using alternative therapies urged to tell their doctors

Doctors are urging pregnant Australian women to tell them about their use of complementary and alternative therapies after a new study found 90% are using such treatments, often on the advice of their friends and families.<p>Using data from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health pregnancy …

6 Drugs Whose Dangerous Risks Were Buried So Big Pharma Could Make Money

<i>Editor's note: The following article is a follow up to a previous AlterNet piece about drugs whose dangerous side-effects emerged only after the</i> …

Pharma

Hey Fran Hey — 12 Foods For Boosting Your Brain Power Studying...

<b>12 Foods For Boosting Your Brain Power</b><p><b>Studying for a big test</b>? Rather than weighing your mind and body down with empty calories and junk food, eat …

Foc.us: The first commercial tDCS headset that lets you safely overclock your brain - ExtremeTech

By on July 30, 2013 at 8:17 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>After an interminable wait, the …

This Is Your Gut on Gluten

Are you curious to know what's really happening inside your body when you eat your morning bagel or bowl of cereal?<p>What is gluten?<p>Gluten is a protein made up of the peptides gliadin and glutenin and it is found in many grains such as wheat, semolina, spelt, kamut, rye and barley.<p>Gluten (from Latin, …

Courts quietly confirm MMR Vaccine causes Autism

After decades of passionate debate, parents probably missed the repeated admissions by drug companies and governments alike that vaccines do in fact …

Oxytocin May Control Brain’s ‘Signal-to-Noise’ Filter

Many persons with autism have sensory difficulties. These include challenges with focusing attention on important information while screening out …

Is Cancer Being Cured Right Before Our Eyes?

Cancer Center In Japan Reports Startling Remissions Using Vitamin & Immunotherapy Regimen<p>In May of 2008 this health writer published an almost …