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First Ebola victim returned to Atlanta A protest of the risky Repatriation of the first of two Ebola victims to CDC Emory Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia on 8/2/14, and absence of sufficient travel ...
by No toke deVille
Comment Count 110 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 02:13 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Jen Christensen of CNN reports the alarming news that CDC: Smallpox found in NIH storage room is alive. (CNN) -- At ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 08:36 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
I think we should revisit the Liberal platform on gun control/gun rights. While the overall platform of stricter gun laws is a politically viable stance in many US regions, in others, such as deep-...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 30, 2014 at 12:15 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Meredith Davis and Theopolis Waters of the Chicago Tribune report that a Killer virus spreads unchecked through U.S. ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 05:30 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
A very smart, brave, and outspoken little 9 year old girl from Leesburg, VA was diagnosed with inoperable brain cancer in 2012. Her name was Gabriella Miller. After making a trip to Paris, ...
by JimLiljebergforCongress
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 05:32 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Electrical device funded in-part by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) helps paralyzed men move legs.
by Dr Christopher Boerl
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2014 at 10:47 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
And that's not all. My new Doctor wants me to get some other big ticket tests done as well. I consider myself fortunate to have recently landed a job with excellent health benefits, as well as dual ...
by BusyinCA
Comment Count 68 comments on Wed Mar 26, 2014 at 07:23 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
The following contains general information only and does not constitute medical advice. Please consult your doctor regarding your specific situation. A massive heroin crisis is gripping the state ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Mar 14, 2014 at 06:50 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
At the very end of the diary is an introduction to using free MEDSCAPE links/articles like this: very easy and worth it. Teenagers and college students may enjoy this one. The human body as a ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Varmus thinks broadly about basic and applied scientific research as an enterprise. His solutions emphasize cooperation over competition, and free, creative inquiry over narrow methodological and ...
by Nathan Jaco
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Nov 21, 2013 at 06:03 PM PST with 9 Recommends
This is truly alarming news. An outbreak in Saudi Arabia of a lethal new strain of virus named MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) has coincided with the return of Muslim Pilgrims from the Hajj,
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 04:46 AM PDT with 218 Recommends
With the GOP-led government shutdown nearing two weeks, critical scientific research in the United States is at a standstill. Scientists across a multitude of disciplines, including four Nobel Prize-...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 07:38 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
Recently, you penned an open letter to President Obama , appealing to the history of our great nation and calling for an end to the budget brinksmanship. Indeed, our Democratic Republic has not ...
by JoHafford
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 08:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
It was an emergency days ago. Now it's a crisis. The stories of individual patients being denied treatment because of the House-led shutdown are beginning to seep out.
by Hunter
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 12:07 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The hypocrisy of the Stupid Party brigade just rolls on and on. Get a load of this: As some North Carolina congressional lawmakers defer pay during the shutdown, GOP Rep. Renee Ellmers is refusing ...
by miracle11
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Oct 03, 2013 at 04:45 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
It's driving me crazy. People are not internalizing the fundamental issue with this shutdown brouhaha. The essence of the difference in this shutdown is that - whereas the other 30 shutdowns were ...
by jack23
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Oct 03, 2013 at 11:18 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Brad Plumer : Here's ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 119 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 09:00 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
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by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 84 comments on Tue Aug 23, 2011 at 08:53 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
The recent court decision allowing government funding of embryonic stem cell research to go forward is good news-- but it might only last as long as the trial goes on...
by diverdonreed
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon May 02, 2011 at 01:15 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Happy eve of Thanksgiving, and thank you very much for your support of this diary. I hope you all have a wonderful holiday. Today's report features: • POTUS & VPOTUS address ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Nov 24, 2010 at 08:19 AM PST with 39 Recommends