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Barbara Loe Fisher: Parents Should Be Free to Choose

On Apr. 13, 2014, USA Today became the first U.S. national newspaper to call for an end to the personal belief exemption to vaccination in the U.S. 214 more words


Better than Botox

Crow’s feet got you down? Age-related parentheses causing you to frown? Think Botox is better suited for petri dishes? If so, there’s a solution – exercise. 92 more words


Debbie Gibson Details Her Struggle With Lyme Disease

Excerpted from Yahoo Celebrity : (04/18/2014)

Debbie Gibson isn’t just a pop star. For the past year, she’s also been a patient.

Gibson, who is best known for her ’80s songs such as “Only in My Dreams” and “Shake Your Love,” revealed… 218 more words


New Findings on Food Poisoning

A recent report card released by the Centers for Disease  Control and Prevention is showing new information about rates of food poisoning in the United States. 278 more words

Health Beat

Why you may want to think twice about getting sushi tonight...

You might want to think twice before heading out to your favorite seafood bar.

According to the CDC on foodborne illnesses, vibrio infections – most frequently found in raw or undercooked shellfish – have increased by 75% since the CDC’s previous analysis period, 2006-2008. 169 more words


Science Policy Around the Web - April 18, 2014

By: Bethanie Morrison

Our weekly linkpost, bringing you interesting and informative links on science policy issues buzzing about the internet.

Rescuing US biomedical research from its systemic flaws… 569 more words


Report: Foodborne Illnesses on the Rise

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - A new CDC report finds foodborne illnesses continue to be a big public health problem in the U.S.

Just how bad is it? 192 more words