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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
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been championing ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 69 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2015 at 11:17 AM PST with 86 Recommends
Francis S. Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 91 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 07:27 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
634 couples at about 9 years of marriage “In fully adjusted models, we found that more frequent marijuana use by husbands and wives predicted less frequent IPV perpetration by husbands. Husbands' ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 07:54 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
Brad Plumer : Here's ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 119 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 09:00 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
One of the (many) scourges of the Bush Era has been the suppression of science. From the block on funding of stem cell research , to the ...
by Land of Enchantment
Comment Count 108 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2008 at 01:53 PM PST with 63 Recommends
Amazingly, after all the anguish these past few weeks over the man who died of Ebola at a Dallas hospital, Thomas Duncan, and the subsequent infection of two Dallas nurses who treated him at that ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 93 comments on Thu Oct 23, 2014 at 06:24 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
Apparently the mainstream media is getting a kick out of polls showing that a large percentage of Americans do not trust the federal government to handle Ebola, and overall questioning the handling ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 61 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 06:52 AM PDT with 56 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
Since November 4, the huge Ebola crisis that was going to ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Dec 02, 2014 at 11:05 AM PST with 52 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 57 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 10:42 AM PDT with 50 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
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
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
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2014 at 11:12 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Conservative forces are concerned that the National Institutes of Health have awarded $189,186 to Emory University to study transgender mortality ( project information ). PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: ...
by rserven
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Jan 02, 2015 at 04:01 PM PST with 31 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
I thought we here in the western world had a good grasp of sarcasm (aka snark), but we don't hold a candle to the Brits. Yes, I know British humor can be completely wacky and really hilarious. ...
by Gwennedd
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 07:41 PM PST with 27 Recommends
Or more precisely Spending Cuts are put on a blind-foldeded Time Table. No wonder we can't have 'nice things' anymore. Dem ad blames GOP for CDC budget cuts by Cristina Marcos, thehill.com -- Oct ...
by jamess
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Oct 26, 2014 at 06:36 PM PDT with 26 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