forgot password / register

reset password

register

patrick.net

 

#medicine


#housing #investing #politics #random more»
778,821 comments by 11,510 users, 2 online now: BlueSardine, Tenpoundbass
new post

#medicine

following x
#medicine needs a moderator, write p@patrick.net if you're interested

1
0
Swedish researchers found that people with furry friends, especially the unmarried, have fewer heart problems than those who don't. (businessinsider.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 19 Nov 2017  Posted 3 hours ago
A massive, 12-year study of 3.4 million Swedish people released Friday in the journal Scientific Reports reveals that adult dog owners are less likely to die than their dog-free peers....

1
0
Scientists may have found a way to diagnose CTE in football players while they're still alive (latimes.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 27 Sep 2017  Posted 2 months ago
On Tuesday, the Boston-based researchers who have pioneered the identification of CTE in contact-sport athletes said they may have found a way to recognize the degenerative brain disease in people...

2
0
You want a description of hell? OxyContins 12-hour problem (static.latimes.com)
by Feux Follets in #medicine on 5 May 2016  36 comments, latest 3 months ago
Purdue Pharma launched OxyContin two decades ago with a bold marketing claim: One dose relieves pain for 12 hours, more than twice as long as generic medications. Patients would no...

3
0
Microbiota - The gut-brain-bone marrow connection (theconversation.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 10 Jul 2017  5 comments, latest 4 months ago
A universe of organisms living inside you may affect every part of your body, from your brain to your bones, and even your thoughts, feelings and your attempts to lose...

0
0
Painless way to draw blood for diabetics etc. ? (cnbc.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 23 Jul 2017  Posted 4 months ago
Finding less painful and more efficient ways to draw blood is a holy grail for medical entrepreneurs. Seventh Sense Biosystems, a start-up based in Massachusetts, is among the furthest along...

3
0
Republicans and Democrats Continue to Block Drug Reimportation After Publicly Endorsing It (rollingstone.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 3 Jun 2017  19 comments, latest 4 months ago
The one true bipartisan instinct in Washington? Caving to rich industries. Amidst all the angst and acrimony of last year's trench-warfare presidential campaign, there was one area in which the...

5
0
What Your Blood Type Says About You, In 6 Charts (ibtimes.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 2 Jul 2017  3 comments, latest 5 months ago
People with the same blood group have similar risk for various diseases, specifically certain cancers, cardiovascular disease, and increased susceptibility and more adverse outcome to some infectious/communicable diseases. Blood group...

1
0
The disturbing reason some people turn red when they drink alcohol (businessinsider.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 9 Apr 2017  20 comments, latest 7 months ago
Some people will have their face turn extremely red when they drink alcohol, and it is not a good sign. Those who do turn red after drinking alcohol have a...

0
0
A stranger emailed me a warning about blood clots. Days later, my friend died from one. - Kyle Munson (usatoday.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #Medicine on 27 Mar 2017  1 comment, latest 8 months ago
Robertson wrote to me March 1, the start of Blood Clot Awareness Month. He even added bold text for emphasis. “I'm asking for a story,” he pleaded. “A story not...

1
0
The superbug that doctors have been dreading just reached the U.S. (washingtonpost.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #medicine on 26 May 2016  5 comments, latest a year ago
For the first time, researchers have found a person in the United States carrying bacteria resistant to antibiotics of last resort, an alarming development that the top U.S. public health...

1
2
Epigenetic 'tags' linked to homosexuality in men (nature.com)
by BayAreaObserver in #medicine on 8 Oct 2015  17 comments, latest 2 years ago
#medicine Twin study reveals five DNA markers that are associated with sexual orientation. The biology of sexual orientation has been one of the most vexing — and politically charged —...
page 1 of NaN
users   about   suggestions   source code   contact  
topics   best comments   comment jail   old posts by year  
10 reasons it's a terrible time to buy  
8 groups who lie about the housing market  
37 bogus arguments about housing  
get a free bumper sticker:

top   bottom   home