Maritza Iser

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When Cancer Treatment and Medical Ethics Clashed on the Bowery

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Bowery Bum has long been a symbol of urban dissolution: a 1931"composite profile" in <i>The New</i> …

Kidney payment ethics questions raised

Before Canadians consider paying for kidneys, other options for reducing waits should be carefully considered, a transplant recipient and a …

Scientists voice fears over ethics of drug trials remaining unpublished

Drug companies and other organisations that carry out clinical trials are violating their ethical obligation to the people who take part by failing to publish the results, scientists will argue on Wednesday.<p>Almost one in three (29%) large clinical trials in the United States remain unpublished five …

Panel: U.S. Doctors Violated Medical, Ethical Standards in Detention Facilities

U.S. mil­it­ary and in­tel­li­gence agen­cies im­prop­erly re­quired doc­tors and health pro­fes­sion­als to par­ti­cip­ate in “cruel, in­hu­mane, …

FDA OKs Implant Treatment for Urinary Symptoms

Washington, D.C. - infoZine - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized the marketing of the UroLift system, the first permanent implant to …

Medicine

The Male Genital-Urinary System and BPH

Physiology

Health | Yahoo Lifestyle

Style<p>Kerry Justich<p>Paris Jackson's exposed body is surprisingly not the topic of conversation.<p>Wellness<p>Abby Haglage<p>Legendary fashion designer Kate …

Wellness

Daughter tells how her mother died of sepsis

Rhian Oliver's mother Hilary was 64 years old when she died on Christmas Day in 2010.<p>Her GP had initially thought she was suffering from flu, but in reality she had sepsis - caused by a urinary tract infection.<p>A new report by the Health Service Ombudsman says that not enough is being done to save …

Sepsis lives can be saved, says ombudsman

<b>More must be done to save the lives of patients with sepsis, says a report from the Health Service Ombudsman.</b><p>It found significant failings in treatment of the condition, which is caused when the body's immune system overreacts to infection.<p>It focused on 10 patients who were not treated urgently …

Eminem Unleashes Punk-Rap Throwback ‘Berzerk’

On Sunday night, Eminem announced the details of his eighth album, <i>The Marshall Mathers LP 2</i>, via a pair of MTV VMA commercials.<p>Those ads included …

Listen to Eminem's new single, "Berzerk"

Eminem has shared “Berzerk”, the aptly-named new single off <i>The Marshall Mathers LP 2</i>, his upcoming eighth studio album and the sequel to his 2000 …

Eminem Goes Old-School in New Song 'Berzerk'

A day after announcing a new album, Eminem released the first single, "Berzerk," which promises to "take it back to straight hip-hop / and start it …

Rap & Hip-Hop

New Music: Eminem “Berzerk”

The moment is finally here as Eminem debuts his brand new single “Berzerk.” Just 24 hours after announcing his new album and release date in a pair …

Eminem released a new single from his LP, "Berzerk" (listen)

During the VMAs, <b>Eminem</b> announced that his new album, <i>MMLP2</i> (the sequel to 2000’s <i>Marshall Mathers LP</i>), would be out on November 5, and that the single, …

Miley Cyrus criticised for raunchy MTV Video Music Awards performance

An organisation backed by Miley Cyrus's dad has criticised a raunchy MTV Video Music Awards performance by ... Miley Cyrus. The Parents Television Council have accused MTV of "falsely manipulating the content rating" for their program, encouraging children to watch "adults-only material" such as …

With 'Berzerk,' Eminem Is Back

On Sunday, during the VMAs, Eminem announced a new album, his first since 2010’s <i>Recovery</i>. It’s called <i>The Marshall Mathers LP 2</i>, and it’s coming to us …

It's Kind Of Ridiculous That MTV Bleeped The Word 'Molly' During The VMAs

For the most part, the lyrics being censored weren't obscenities.<p>Fans of the two songs know among the bleeped content were drug references to "molly" aka MDMA aka ecstasy.<p>Here are the lyrics that were bleeped.<p><b>From "We Can't Stop":</b><p>"So la da di da di, we like to party<br>dancing with Molly<br>doing whatever …

Eminem Did Not Actually Write A Rap Dissing Miley Cyrus

Which is really too bad, because the verse that is being attributed to him on Twitter is pretty awesome. Will the real Slim Shady please stand up?

Postcards From Lebanon: Part 5 in a Series of Cancer-Related Commentary

Looking for adventure...<p>Well, I found it, in a manner of speaking.<p>I felt like a piece of lead on day three after chemo -- sleeping fitfully throughout the day and night. I'd been advised to take the nausea meds before feeling nauseous, and I'm glad I did. Mentally, I felt as if a zillion chemicals …

Ovarian Cancer Screening Test Shows Promise

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer<p>Published: 08/26/2013 10:26 AM EDT on LiveScience<p>A new test to screen for ovarian cancer appears to detect the disease in early stages, and if confirmed in clinical trials, the test could become a routine screening for women.<p>In the study, researchers tested the …

Colorful Vegetables Could Lower Women's Bladder Cancer Risk

Eating fruits and veggies might decrease women's risk of bladder cancer, according to a new study.<p>The research, published in The Journal of Nutrition, shows an association for women between high intake of yellow-orange vegetables and decreased risk of bladder cancer, as well as high intake of …

Stress Gene Activation Linked With Breast Cancer Spread In New Study

It's no secret that having a poor handle on stress is bad for your health. And now, a new study in mice shows how exactly activation of a gene linked to stress could potentially lead to the spread of cancer.<p>"It's like what Pogo said: 'We have met the enemy, and he is us,'" study researcher Tsonwin …