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  • Talking Story
    Marie-Rose Phan-Lê on 'Talking Story'
    Brought to you by North Atlantic BooksYou can find this book and DVD on Amazon1. What was your prime motivation and inspiration for creating your book, Talking Story One Woman's Quest to Preserve Ancient Spiritual and Healing Traditions?After...
  • Broken Heart
    Death by broken heart?
    When people say, “I have a broken heart,” I see that literally as a broken heart that aches like a sore muscle. The heart is a muscle. As with any muscle that has been injured, bruised, cut, or torn, recovery can be slow. Time, therapy...
  • lenvatinib
    New drug: FDA approves Lenvima for the treatment of thyroid cancer
    On Feb. 13, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Lenvima (lenvatinib) to treat patients with thyroid cancer who do not respond to conventional therapy (such as radioactive iodine therapy).Progressive, differentiated thyroid...
  • Outpatient hip replacement offered at  Scott & White - Round Rock
    Outpatient hip replacement offered at Scott & White - Round Rock
    In before breakfast, and home in time for dinner; that’s the new reality for Central Texas patients who qualify for same-day anterior direct hip replacement, a new surgical procedure offered at Scott & White - Round Rock. Dr. Richard...
  • What should consumers know?
    FDA quietly moves to change consumer warnings in DTC print ads
    In draft guidance posted online today, FDA has indicated that it will no longer require pharmaceutical marketers to include the full package insert (PI), including side effects, in direct-to-consumer (DTC) print advertisements. In order to fulfill...
  • Out of the Bubble,” an amazing memoir that shares her and her family’s roller coaster ride as they fight for their son’s life as he battles the fight of his life with epilepsy
    "Out of the Bubble,” an amazing memoir that shares the fight of her life
    When your child is diagnosed with epilepsy, the world seems as if it has been knocked off its axis and suddenly the materialistic or the small things in life that you thought were once important no longer have any significance. You go from...
  • The Art & Science of Healing
    Interview with Dr. Mark J. Rogers, author of 'The Art & Science of Healing'
    Today’s guest is Dr. Mark J. Rogers, author of the medical self-help book, The Art & Science of Healing – With Light. Dr. Rogers has been a general practitioner for thirty years and developed his expertise in soft tissue injuries,...
  • 3D printer helps repair the hole in one two-year-old's little heart
    3D printer helps repair the hole in one two-year-old's little heart
    Modern technology is awe striking. One modern technological feat can be seen in the 3D printer. It has expanded the possibilities within the realms of multiple domains, including architecture, the arts, automotive technologies and even medicine...
  • Prescription pills- get informed
    Prescription medicines: asking the right questions to keep you informed
    This week is National Drug Facts Week (January 26th-February 1st), and in partnership with The American Recall Center, I'd like to highlight some key tips for better understanding the prescription medicine you've been prescribed. It's...
  • Is this you full of leaps and bounds for 2015
    Where are you on your 2015 list of Resolutions?
    We are three weeks into the 2015 are we still following our goals. My goals were to practice staying in the moment. I learned worrying about my past failures and the instability of the future were not helping matters. Next, preparing for the...
  • CVS Brand Extra Strength Antacid Flavor Chews and the CVS Brand Ultra Strength Antacid Pixie Stix
    CVS now offers two new innovative products for heartburn relief
    Did you know that more than 60 million Americans are affected by some sort of acid reflux and heartburn at least once a month? That's a lot of people! Most times when a person is afflicted they reach for the standard heartburn medicine which...
  • Biopsies do not spread cancer, say researchers
    Biopsies do not spread cancer, say researchers
    Research by the Mayo Clinic have dispelled a common myth that biopsies cause the spread of cancer. The study showed that patients who undergo a biopsy have longer survival rates and better outcomes than patients who do not have a biopsy. The...
  • Ovarian cancer deaths
    FDA approves new drug for the treatment of ovarian cancer
    On December 19, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Lynparza (olaparib) for the treatment of women with advanced ovarian cancer associated with defective BRCA genes.Ovarian cancer is the 5th leading cause of cancer death in...
  • Ontario to Catholic Doctors: Abort, or else
    Ontario: Catholic doctors need not apply
    The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario released a draft of new policy on Dec. 11 that would require all doctors to provide referrals for abortions, morning-after pills and contraception. And an official of the College of Physicians and...
  • Wild Red Hot Cayenne Pepper
    Natural herbs and holistic medicine are safer than synthetic pharmaceuticals
    As a holistic organic wise Mama, I am very thankful to see a growing renaissance of people with a strong desire to replace their toxic pharmaceutical medications with natural safe herbs and natural remedies. I've read articles and testimonials...