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AltHealth: CDC's Latest Outbreaking News
July 17, 2019 No Commentby

AltHealth: CDC’s Latest Outbreaking News

I like to check out the CDC.gov website at least every other week to catch the latest Vital Signs and ...

News Analysis: What Happens if <i>Roe v. Wade</i> is Overturned?
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

News Analysis: What Happens if Roe v. Wade is Overturned?

Currently, the right to abortion is protected under landmark US Supreme Court decisions, Roe v. Wade (and its lesser-known companion ...

Love Styles: Why romance goes wrong
February 6, 2019 No Commentby

Love Styles: Why romance goes wrong

It’s not surprising that academic researchers have tried to define and even quantify love, but it is somewhat surprising that ...

News Analysis: Is Cancer a Disease of Economics?
January 29, 2019 No Commentby

News Analysis: Is Cancer a Disease of Economics?

Still the second leading cause of death in the United States, cancer is evolving to become a disease of socio-economic ...

Mental Health Parity: Local organizations help patients bear the burden of enforcing the law
January 16, 2019 No Commentby

Mental Health Parity: Local organizations help patients bear the burden of enforcing the law

Since 2008, federal law has required “parity” for most health insurance coverage of mental illness (including substance abuse) on the ...

Not Only the Good Die Young
January 16, 2019 No Commentby

Not Only the Good Die Young

Life expectancy is not supposed to decline in wealthy First World countries. As I wrote two years ago reporting that ...

Family Separation: A Need for “Common Sense and a Heart”
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

Family Separation: A Need for “Common Sense and a Heart”

My friend of some years asked to remain anonymous as she explains the dangers of the federal government policy of ...

Tattoos at the Cellular Level
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Tattoos at the Cellular Level

Skin cells continuously shed and regenerate, so how does the ink of a tattoo stay permanent? While the outer layer ...

TattooMedics: Shattering Your Misconceptions
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

TattooMedics: Shattering Your Misconceptions

Richard Rosol wants to eliminate the phrase “tattoo regret” from our lexicon. “Tattoos can be more like a piece of jewelry ...

Alt-Health: The 2018 Flu Epidemic
February 7, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The 2018 Flu Epidemic

With the sheer number of other horrifying diseases plaguing mankind, most of us have come to think of the flu ...