Tag Archives: health

internal robotics and other machines …

Exciting new medical science: NANOTECHNOLOGY UPDATE: Nanomotors are controlled, for the first time, inside living cells. Posted at 6:00 pm by Glenn Reynolds Probably the larval offspring from:

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thirteen health scares of 2013 … dissected and found irrational and unfounded

Chemicals in plastics (phthalates) was one of those many scares last year from the Green and activist lobbies. Now: 6.  Phthalates Phthalates – chemicals that are found in many plastic products to make them more flexible, and are commonly used … Continue reading

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spreading disease in the FIFO world? …

Woodside and other offshore oil platform operators need to take heed: Health authorities urge FIFO immunisations to stop outbreaks THE West Australian and Northern Territory health departments have collaborated to detail the containment of a 2011 measles outbreak originating from … Continue reading

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Order of Australia to Gabby Hollows …

News has it this morning that Gabby Hollows has been awarded an Order of Australia for her work in continuing her late husband’s gift of restoring sight to thousands of disadvantaged and the poor around un-developed countries. Gabbi Hollows honoured … Continue reading

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magic molecule …

Innovative look at curing disease: PROGRESS IN IMMUNOLOGY: The Magic Molecule of Immunity? “It isn’t often that an entire field of medical science gets turned on its head. But it is becoming clear that immunology is undergoing a big rethink … Continue reading

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diabetes killers …

This should be an interesting Company meeting to attend. GI Dynamics Annual Meeting GI Dynamics, Inc. (ASX:GID) develops therapies for obesity and diabetes. The Company also develops products for the treatment of obesity and its complications through novel removable devices … Continue reading

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hold that 5th cup of coffee … or is it the second cup

The benefits, or not, of coffee: Health benefits of drinking coffee may be dose-dependent DIETARY polyphenols present in coffee, tea, and some fruits, have previously been linked to health benefits in obese subjects, including reduced body fat, blood pressure, and … Continue reading

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hormones and cancer …

West Australian researchers succeed in cancer research: FASTER, PLEASE: Discovery opens door for breast, prostate cancer treatments. “A team of Western Australian cancer researchers interested in the strong link between hormones and cancer have discovered three new molecules that may … Continue reading

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sore back therapy …

It would have been cheaper, and saner to follow the Albasleazy method, at a True Thai Massage place. Which fool approved $30,000 for a public servant’s back rubs? Who? The taxpayer-funded insurer lost more than $500 million in the 2011-2012 … Continue reading

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plant-eaters …

Plant-based diet helps prevent more than 60 percent of chronic disease deaths (NaturalNews) Chronic illnesses including cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, and obesity account for nearly 65 percent

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