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It appalled me this morning to read the headlining story on the Huffington Post regarding ...
by utopia
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2009 at 12:27 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Misleading and misinforming the public for political purposes and political gain is nothing new. In recent years, the Repugs have created a mastery of this practice, and used it to ...
by Imavehmontah
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2009 at 03:54 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The issue of reproductive rights has persisted as a political hot-button. The latest mother of octuplets, Nadya Suleman, puts the whole debate into a different perspective and raises questions. ...
by kevin k
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Feb 10, 2009 at 12:37 PM PST with 13 Recommends
THURSDAY NIGHT IS HEALTH CARE CHANGE NIGHT, a weekly Daily Kos Health Care Series. In a previous diary titled Single payer ...
by Imavehmontah
Comment Count 40 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2009 at 04:56 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The following is a press release from The Lancet , describing an important new article on the question of medical ethics in relation to the torture of prisoners. It is reproduced here (with ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2009 at 05:34 PM PST with 26 Recommends
In 1973, when the CIA got wind of the revelations that would expose its decades-long program into mind control experiments, then-CIA Director Richard Helms, and Sidney Gottlieb, head of the Agency's ...
by Valtin
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Nov 30, 2008 at 08:55 PM PST with 54 Recommends
I know that with the election of a democratic president and democratic majorities in the House and Senate, abortion has become an almost passe issue in many quarters. However, this election ...
by vim876
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Nov 26, 2008 at 07:57 PM PST with 3 Recommends
President George W. Bush got a stunning letter today from the American Psychological Association (APA), ...
by jhutson
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2008 at 12:21 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
Hey there, hi there, ho there. Today I would like you to take a step back from politics and help to save the life of someone who has been discriminated against. This is the story of medical ...
by greatwhitebuffalo
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Apr 26, 2008 at 09:36 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I have permission to post the following unpublished article by another author.
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2008 at 12:39 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The August 1 edition of the Journal of the AMA contains a variety of excellent article and commentaries about the health effects of war and violence. One of these is a commentary written by Drs. ...
by McCamy Taylor
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2007 at 03:46 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
A newly released Wellcome Trust study has found the genetic markers for diseases such as "depression, Crohn's disease, coronary heart disease, hypertension, ...
by intrados
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Jun 06, 2007 at 05:46 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
A correction and a summary of the ethical debate/conversation that I had with one person who is involved with a study that uses informed disconsent.
by The Bagof Health and Politics
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jun 04, 2007 at 08:22 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Informed disconsent is the latest in "ethical" medical studies.
by The Bagof Health and Politics
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon May 28, 2007 at 09:16 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
An article in today's Washington Post has given me pause. A 50 million dollar, 5 year project, ...
by CTLiberal
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun May 27, 2007 at 01:45 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I am a heavy sleeper, so my alarm clock is set to the local news radio station to help wake me. Sometimes, when I'm still pretty deep in sleep, I incorporate the stories into a little bit of my ...
by land of the free
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue May 22, 2007 at 10:15 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
This is my humble attempt to stop a misperception; unknowingly or not, the specious argument I quote below has no merit whatsoever. I'll leave the ...
by Rippen Kitten
Comment Count 957 comments on Mon May 07, 2007 at 11:37 PM PDT with 215 Recommends
Albert Mohler, President Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville Kentucky, has stated that if a biological basis for homosexuality is found that he fully supports a prenatal test and in-...
by titotitotito
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2007 at 09:03 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
In today's news cycle (at least on Google News, which is where I get All My News with the exception of DKos), is the story of "Ashley", a mentally-handicapped nine year old girl whose parents ...
by fredflintstone
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Jan 08, 2007 at 05:12 PM PST with 0 Recommends
by mmontanaman
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jun 10, 2006 at 08:22 PM PDT with 1 Recommend