Category Archives: Health

Morality, Religion and Experimenting on You

Huffington Post | June 4, 2015

By Robert Klitzman, M.D

To help their soldiers on the front, Nazi physicians sawed off the limbs of concentration camp prisoners and then tried to reattach these body parts, but failed. Other prisoners were forced into the snow to measure how long it took for them to freeze to death.

Amazon, Google race to get your DNA into the cloud

Reuters | June 5, 2015

By Inc is in a race against Google Inc to store data on human DNA, seeking both bragging rights in helping scientists make new medical discoveries and market share in a business that may be worth $1 billion a year by 2018.

Psychiatric drugs do more harm than good, says expert

The Guardian | May 19, 2015

By Sarah Boseley

Psychiatric drugs do more harm than good and the use of most antidepressants and dementia drugs could be virtually stopped without causing harm, an expert on clinical trials argues in a leading medical journal.

Nebraska Has Ordered a State of Emergency Over Bird Flu

Time | May 15, 2015


Over 33 million birds in 16 states have now been affected by the pathogen

McDonald’s Assaults Reporter for Asking About McNugget Ingredients at SXSW

Infowars | March 17, 2015

By Anthony Gucciardi

McDonald’s is admittedly losing money fast each and every month as consumers reject their GMO-laden ‘food’ products. In an effort to become ‘more hip’ to the emerging trends in the marketplace, McDonald’s is ‘going natural’ — but watch as they assault a reporter after he asks what’s in their McNuggets.

Water Fluoridation Linked to Higher ADHD Rates

Newsweek | March 11, 2015

By Douglas Main

New research shows there is a strong correlation between water fluoridation and the prevalence of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, in the United States.

Flashback: 52 of 98 Teens Who Contracted Measles in Quebec Were Fully Vaccinated

CBC | October 20, 2011

Originally published in October 2011

An unusual vaccine observation from a large measles outbreak in Quebec may raise some alarm among those who attend the annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.