(Health science spirit) At first glance it sounds far out to link Alzheimer's disease (AD) to an apparently harmless over-the-counter analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). Paracetamol, is called acetaminophen in the U.S. and Canada, and often sold under the brand name...
New Orleans, LA - "The fishermen have never seen anything like this," Dr Jim Cowan told Al Jazeera. "And in my 20 years working on red snapper, looking at somewhere between 20 and 30,000 fish, I've never seen anything like this either."
Dr Cowan, with Louisiana State University's Department of...
Article from www.HumansAreFree.com
Radiation levels in pooled water inside reactor number 2 is 10 million times above normal + Radioactive iodine in the sea near Fukushima plant is 1,850 times above the usual level + The original April 30, 1986 ABC News report of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster...
Fewer big, predatory fish are swimming in the world's oceans because of overfishing by humans, leaving smaller fish to thrive and double in force over the past 100 years, scientists said Friday.
Big fish such as cod, tuna, and groupers have declined worldwide by two-thirds while the number of...
Paul Doomm from Florida traveled to Wilma Subra, MD’s health forum in New Orleans on 2-5. Paul apparently was chemically poisoned by Oil & Dispersants after swimming in the Gulf at Navarre Beach, FL and Eating seafood in July. He has now seen 93 doctors, been to 14 hospitals and has...
NEW ORLEANS – BP's decision to resume paying dividends rankled Gulf Coast residents Tuesday who saw it as another sign the company wants to move even though many are still suffering from last year's massive oil spill.
Oil stains linger in marshes along Louisiana's fragile coast and tens of...
- An American businessman who lost his company, health and freedom in Russia is now struggling to merely stay alive.
Arkadi Gontmakher is the owner of the company that used to be the largest U.S. crab importer from Russia. Two weeks ago, he was unanimously acquitted by a 12-member jury in a...
Obama Appoints Monsanto Man as FDA Food Safety Czar
source: New FDA deputy to lead food-safety mandate...
Taylor is a familiar figure at the FDA. He began his career as a staff attorney at the agency in 1976. Then he worked for a decade at King & Spaulding, which represented Monsanto Corp...
This Day in History November 3
307th day of 2010 - 58 remaining
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
HOW NOW DOW JONES DAY
The Dow Jones industrial average surged 43.41 points on this day in 1982, marking the greatest single day gain in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. (By today’s standards...
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finance / economics
new york city
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
The FDA is close to approving genetically modified (gm) salmon. See this and this.
We know that at least some genetically modified foods may harm the environment. See this.
And serious questions have been raised about whether some gm foods might...
finance / economics
Watts Up With That?
Sept 13, 2010
Buoyed by the equal parts of derision and support I received for writing in “I am So Tired Of Malthus” about how humans are better fed than at any time in history, I am foolishly but bravely venturing once again into the question of how we...
The Economic Collapse
May 6, 2010
As a silent blanket of black goo that is now about the size of the state of Florida slowly but relentlessly drifts towards the Gulf Coast, communities in the region are bracing for an economic catastrophe that is being described as a “slow motion Katrina”.*...
American Restaurant Syndrome?
MSG Symptom Complex
For years MSG Symptom Complex has been known in the US by the misnomer Chinese Restaurant Syndrome. We do not use that term anywhere on this site, except this page. The reason is quite simple. Calling this health problem Chinese Restaurant...
March 11th, 2009 in Breaking News
Tidal wave of trash threatens world oceans
Reuters: ‘Tidal wave of trash threatens world oceans’.
Miami - A tidal wave of man-made trash is threatening world oceans, damaging wildlife, tourism and seafood industries and piling additional stress on seas...
Antibiotic Resistance: A Rising Concern In Marine Ecosystems
Scientists Find Threats As Well As Cures In Ocean
February 13, 2009
A team of scientists, speaking today at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, called for new awareness of the potential for...
Who imagined that in 2009, the world's governments would be declare a new War on Pirates? As you read this, the British Royal Navy - backed by the ships of more than two dozen nations, from the US to China - is sailing into Somalian waters to take on men we still picture as...