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Bottom Feeders

I was driving along on of the main streets near where I live and saw homeless woman pushing a grocery cart down the street. I’d never seen this one before. 832 more words

Vampires

Have you lowered your cholesterol through lifestyle changes?

I chew my food more, added probiotics and some supplements (CQ10, folic+Vit B complex, Calcium+Magnesium+Zinc) and always avoided sugar (but still eats 3 bites of chocolates every other day. 227 more words

Health

Resources for doctors and health consumers about genetic tests, clinical trials

Collecting buccal or cheek swab for genetic test

The following video will review proper techniques for collecting a buccal or cheek swab sample for processing in our laboratory in three easy steps. 523 more words

Health

Pharmacogenetics

Pharmacogenetics is the study of inherited genetic differences in drug metabolic pathways which can affect individual responses to drugs, both in terms of therapeutic effect as well as adverse effects. 1,553 more words

Cancer

More drug news on deaths in Vancouver

Last weekend, I posted a piece from Anna Smith, this blog’s occasional Canadian correspondent, about the increasing drug deaths in Vancouver, especially from “the latest drug to hit the scene” – … 512 more words

Drugs

Aldous Huxley, Dying of Cancer, Left This World Tripping on LSD (1963)

in Life, Literature, Psychology| October 15th, 2011 9 Comments

Aldous Huxley put himself forever on the intellectual map when he wrote the dystopian sci-fi novel… 266 more words

Art And Humanities

A new drug crisis and old memories

A couple of days ago, I posted a blog about dodgy Black Friday discounts at UK department store chain Debenhams.

It triggered a response from this blog’s occasional Canadian correspondent Anna Smith. 563 more words

Drugs