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While scientists argue it out on 'statins island' what are the public meant to do? #statins

Battling scientists, warring doctors, sparring academic journals – what are we to make of the statins debate?

It is on days like this, in an age when every aspect of public life is under ever intense scrutiny, that science can appear as if it exists on an island all its own. 279 kata lagi

Medical Research

Statins or not? New study helps you decide - CNN.com

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CNN reports that a new study has reviewed all the data on the harms and benefits of statins to help the millions with… 204 kata lagi


More Americans are using pot for fun, and everything is totally fine

As the years go by, more and more Americans are sparking up—with, seemingly, no rise in negative consequences.

According to a report published (paywall) in The Lancet on Aug. 230 kata lagi

Indian private sector bears 2-3 times higher TB burden than estimated

A study has found that in 2014 there were 2.2 million TB patients treated in India’s private sector alone. This is 2-3 times higher than current estimates. 702 kata lagi


Most cities too hot to host the summer Olympics by 2085: study

Source: Most cities too hot to host the summer Olympics by 2085: study (m.mobile.reuters.com/article/idINKC10S24W?irpc=932).

Accessed on 18 August 2016, 04:50 hrs, UTC.

Reporter:  Lily Janali. 170 kata lagi


Massive pricetag on massive waistlines

Our partners at PHIT America.org will keep rining the bell until we come to our senses and get up and get fit. The latest? A report in The Lancet… 39 kata lagi

Corporate News

Time to End the Shame Around Breastfeeding

Last week, protests were witnessed across Argentina by groups of women who breastfed their babies in public. They were agitating against the police’s move to throw out a mother from a square in Buenos Aires for nursing her infant in public. 412 kata lagi

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