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March 23, 2010 - The epic healthcare reform bill will usher in the biggest changes in the $2.5 trillion U.S. healthcare system since the 1965 creation of the government-run Medicare health program for the elderly and disabled.
Learn all the facts about the healthcare reform bill and how it will affect you, your family and America.
The USDA's Food Safety and Inspective Service said on March 10th 2010 that Windsor Foods had recalled nearly 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat beef taquito and chicken quesadilla products that may have been contaminated with salmonella. This falls on the heels of another recall by Basic Food Flavors Inc. of Las Vegas on March 4th, where thousands of processed food products may also have been contaminated with salmonella.
Diabetes Drug Avandia
Avandia, a controversial diabetes medicine, is taken by hundreds each month who needlessly suffer heart attacks and heart failure. A confidential government report says out of the people who take Avandia for diabetes, about 500 have heart attacks and 300 have cases of heart failure every month and this would be averted if patients switched away from Avandia.
Over-the-counter Herbal Products Laced with Drugs
K2, Spice Gold, and dozens are herbal smoking mixture that are sold on the Internet and in "head shops" where it is touted as nicotine free with a legal herbal high. Much controversy surrounds these products, and many considered it a dangerous substance with dangerous ingredients.
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Drinking two or more soft drinks per week increased the risk of developing pancreatic cancer by nearly 200% compared to individuals who did not consume soft drinks, according to a new report in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. .
Researchers are linking a stress hormone known as corticotropin-releasing factor to alcoholism in animals, and they report that blocking corticotropin-releasing factor could become a strategy to help people with alcoholism. The findings will appear in an upcoming print edition of the journal Biological Psychiatry.
People who buy prescription drugs over the Internet, especially medications purporting to treat erectile dysfunction, are putting their lives at risk according to a new study by British, Swedish and American researchers reviewing more than fifty studies published between 1995 and 2009.
How much sleep college students get each night is not affected by how much time they spend using Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, MySpace and LinkedIn and other social media, according to new research.