Category Archives: Medical Advancements

New Senate Bill Could Loosen the Government’s Grip on Marijuana

The United States Senate will be considering a bill that could protect the rights of medical and recreational marijuana for the first time ever. It would help to protect legitimate marijuana businesses from the overreaching power of the DEA and … Continue reading

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Doctors Can Determine a Woman Has Cancer From Her Baby

Doctors might be able to determine that a woman has cancer based on her baby. The Future of Genomic Medicine has indicated that a test typically designed to show genetic abnormalities in babies can also be used to determine if … Continue reading

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Alligator Blood May Hold Key to Killing Superbugs

Alligators are fierce predators with skins of armor, many large teeth and a jaw that can relentlessly clamp down on its prey. A member of the crocodilian family, alligators and crocodiles consistently fight with each other for food and a … Continue reading

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Dr. Daniel Amen Defies Mainstream Medicine

Dr. Daniel Amen is a double board certified psychiatrist, who promotes brain health through nutrition, supplements, positive thinking and some conventional medicines. Dr. Amen believes that brain health is central to all the body’s health. His theory is that when … Continue reading

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ADHD Drugs to be Used to Treat Binge Eaters

The same drug, lisdexamfetamine dimesylate, used to effectively treat patients with ADHD will soon be used to treat patients who are binge eaters. The two ailments sound like very odd bedfellows, but the drug has a two-fold effect that works … Continue reading

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New Research on Alzheimer’s Disease Provides Hope for Patients

  Alzheimer’s Disease is difficult for both the patient and their loved one’s particularly because of the loss of memory and the person’s regression to a child like state. One of the most devistating effects of the disease is that … Continue reading

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Aspirin Risks Outweigh Benefits for Younger Women

Taking aspirin regularly has long been seen as a way to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, colorectal and other forms of cancer. But for women under 65, regular use of aspirin may do more harm than good. That’s the … Continue reading

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Alcoholic Or Not?

Conventionally, alcoholism has been defined as an addition, illness or disease. This perception would include occasional heavy party drinkers, who just like to get drunk. Not so says this article. According to a new report, as a result of the … Continue reading

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New Studies Show Marijuana May Cure Brain Cancer

Scientists and doctors continue to explore medical utilization of marijuana. For years health benefits have been documented repeatedly for this use. Now there is new research indicating its extract has a dramatic effect on brain cancer. Both Jared Haftel and … Continue reading

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Emotional Stress Responses: Can It Be Used As An Advantage?

Stress is a common reaction that individuals face on the daily basis. There are different types of stress and this includes being emotionally stressed out. This type of stress can cause a person to feel fatigued and full concentration on … Continue reading

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