Obama ‘ethics panel’ gives thumbs up to testing anthrax vaccines on American babies

Obama ‘ethics panel’ gives thumbs up to testing anthrax vaccines on American babies.

Published in: on March 20, 2013 at 12:21 pm  Leave a Comment  

Was Andrew Wakefield right all along?

Will anything change now that cutting-edge techniques have provided support for the conclusions of Andrew Wakefield’s controversial 1998 Lancet case series?

via Was Andrew Wakefield right all along?.

Published in: on March 14, 2013 at 1:58 pm  Leave a Comment  

Activist Post: How One Man Cracked the Code to Healing Water

Activist Post: How One Man Cracked the Code to Healing Water.

Published in: on March 13, 2013 at 8:54 pm  Leave a Comment  

New Test for Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer

… Yes, a 15-year-old boy named Jack Andraka has done what scientists with millions of dollars-worth of research grants at their disposal have failed to do. He invented a dipstick-type sensor to detect pancreatic, ovarian, and lung cancer that is:

168 times faster

26,000 times less expensive, and

400 times more sensitive than the current standard of detection

And he did it using Google and Wikipedia as his primary research tools — online resources that are available to virtually anyone on the planet with an internet connection. What’s more, the test costs three cents, takes five minutes, and has a 90 percent accuracy rate. Compare that to the current standard, which employs 60-year-old technology, costs about $800, and misses 30 percent of all pancreatic cancers…

via New Test for Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer.

Published in: on March 5, 2013 at 12:51 pm  Leave a Comment