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When you're awaiting your first child you go through all of the checklists. Have you read enough books? Are you prepared with the baby proofing? Is your house in order? Are you making sure ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 61 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT with 199 Recommends
Country singer Mindy McCready has been found dead at age 37 apparently of a self inflicted gun shot wound. She leaves behind two children, the youngest is 10 months old. The father of the ...
by Intheknow
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Feb 17, 2013 at 09:04 PM PST with 14 Recommends
In a classic blaming-the-victim statement Ronald Reagan said that “people who are sleeping on the grates…the homeless…are homeless, you might say, by choice.”
by joeshwingding
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Jan 01, 2013 at 11:00 AM PST with 3 Recommends
With the investigation conducted by former FBI director Louis Freeh being released today and offering a scathing indictment of the leadership of Penn State University for letting this happen. The ...
by restondem
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Jul 12, 2012 at 03:38 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Treatment of Gender Identity Disorder has recommended development of clinical practice guidelines for psychiatrists who care for transgender ...
by rserven
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Jul 02, 2012 at 02:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Well now, this is something that I can get behind, a WHOLE NEW approach to HIV, eradicating it! And Gilead Sciences is proposing to do just that. In a press real yesterday from Gilead Sciences, it ...
by l3m0n
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 12:02 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Not that this is any surprise to my family. I think that they've known for years that something had changed in me after my last deployment. However, I could never accept such weakness in myself. ...
by Bonsai66
Comment Count 89 comments on Fri Feb 10, 2012 at 09:07 PM PST with 120 Recommends
by Bill Schmalfeldt
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 05:25 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Monday Night Cancer Club is a Daily Kos group focused on dealing with cancer, primarily for cancer survivors and caregivers, though clinicians, researchers, and others with a special ...
by DrLori
Comment Count 64 comments on Mon Jan 02, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 65 Recommends
This diary is basically a republishing of a paper I wrote awhile back. The original paper -- written when I was 20 taking a graduate class in my undergraduate program -- was over twice the length of ...
by sricki
Comment Count 92 comments on Mon Feb 28, 2011 at 07:44 PM PST with 45 Recommends
This diary is crossposted to my blog, where I've posted a great color photo of the good doctor himself . Be sure to check it out. ...
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 01, 2010 at 04:30 PM PST with 0 Recommends
** Thanks for the Diary Rescue mem from somerville!*** A few weeks ago, DailyKos superstar Meteor Blades posted a diary encouraging everyone to share their personal stories.
by adaptive
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Jul 11, 2010 at 02:37 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
if our government is going to mandate (FORCE) us to buy crapsurance, and the crapsurance murder companies can then still DENY to pay for our treatments, then we are nothing short of SLAVES...
by darwinsfeet
Comment Count 65 comments on Wed Dec 16, 2009 at 03:46 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Grant System Leads Cancer Researchers to Play It Safe ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 48 comments on Wed Jul 01, 2009 at 08:42 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Last week, I attended the 2009 Annual Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO) meeting. The theme this year was personalized medicine in cancer. The takeaway message of the meeting is that we need ...
by CatM
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Jun 03, 2009 at 06:05 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
A number of reports have sprung up in the last few days following the very tragic shooting by one soldier in killing five of his fellow soldiers at an in country military stress clinic, of which he ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri May 15, 2009 at 07:50 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Monday morning I felt weak as I ever have. I've been slowing down over the past few years, but this was something else. I get regular check ups, eat well, put on a lot of weight in spite of that (...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Dec 31, 2008 at 05:36 PM PST with 9 Recommends
UPDATE : Edited title and parts of the story to indicate that this is not a full stage-3 trial, so the results are not yet guaranteed. Anyone who has had a friend or relative slide ...
by Laughing Vergil
Comment Count 60 comments on Tue Jul 29, 2008 at 05:24 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
PEPFAR, a AIDS treatment bill passed five years ago is now up for debate as both the Senate and House consider reauthorizing the legislation. Five years ago there was a spending mandate. This bill ...
by rpritchard
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat May 31, 2008 at 05:49 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
As I've posted here recently (and written about for years over at Editor & Publisher ), the true cost -- both human and financial -- of our current wars can best be viewed through the prism ...
by GregMitch
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2008 at 07:50 AM PST with 35 Recommends