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Elderly patients are being ‘deprived of food and drink so they die quicker and free up bed space’, claim doctors

Emily Allen Daily Mail Hospitals may be withholding food and drink from elderly patients so they die quicker to cut costs and save on bad spaces, leading doctors have warned. Thousands of terminally ill people are placed on a ‘care … Continue reading

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Researchers discover molecule in immune system that could help treat dangerous skin cancer

Marjorie Montemayor-Quellenberg EurekAlert BOSTON, MA—Researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) have made a groundbreaking discovery that will shape the future of melanoma therapy. The team, led by Thomas S. Kupper, MD, chair of the BWH Department of Dermatology, and … Continue reading

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U of I study: Soy protein alleviates symptoms of fatty liver disease

Phyllis Picklesimer EurekAlert URBANA – University of Illinois scientists report that soy protein may significantly reduce fat accumulation and triglycerides in the livers of obese persons. And they’ve discovered why it happens: soy restores partial function of that organ’s key … Continue reading

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Genetically Engineered Generic Drugs to Be Unleashed Without Mandatory Testing

Tim McCoy Natural Society Under the healthcare reform of 2010, the FDA was given the authority to regulate generic versions of genetically engineered (GE) drugs. Furthermore, some genetically engineered drugs may not even receive human or animal testing— it all … Continue reading

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Like Fracking? You’ll Love ‘Super Fracking’

Source: Bloomberg Few energy industry practices have sparked more controversy than hydraulic fracking. First, wells are drilled horizontally below the surface, allowing a single bore or pathway to reach vertical pockets of oil and natural gas trapped between formations of … Continue reading

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Accumulation of Microplastic on Shorelines Woldwide: Sources and Sinks

Source: Environ. Sci. Technol Plastic debris <1 mm (defined here as microplastic) is accumulating in marine habitats. Ingestion of microplastic provides a potential pathway for the transfer of pollutants, monomers, and plastic-additives to organisms with uncertain consequences for their health. … Continue reading

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Seaweed as biofuel? Scientists find a way

Source: USA Today As the search for alternative fuels expands, scientists are exploring myriad possibilities. They revealed progress Thursday using something beachgoers try to avoid: seaweed. A team with Bio Architecture Lab (BAL), a company based in Berkeley, Calif. announced … Continue reading

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Chris Huhne is piling on the make-believe

Source: Telegraph The Government’s latest report on our future energy supply is a tissue of unproved assumptions and wishful thinking. If a ministry were to publish a completely dotty and misleading 220-page report on an issue of the highest national … Continue reading

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NHS must come clean over use of ‘death pathway’

Source: Telegraph Thousands of patients in the NHS are put onto the Liverpool Care Pathway each year in their last days and hours. It aims to give patients a ‘good death’ by avoiding unnecessary and burdensome medical intervention but there … Continue reading

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