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Because really, health has been the headline issue of late.

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Mar 28, 2014 09:00am News Bill moving in Pennsyvlania Senate would restrict teen tanning  Article Scott³ 
Mar 13, 2014 09:00pm Blog Entry Please Vaccinate Your Children, Jay Cutler  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Mar 02, 2014 06:30pm News New Version of Primatene Mist Inhaler Rejected by the FDA  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 25, 2014 04:00pm News Doctors work to identify rare polio-like disease causing paralysis in California children  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 25, 2014 02:00pm News George W Bush fights to stop PTSD being called a disorder  Article kal 
Jan 10, 2014 07:45am Commentary Why food stamp cuts could mean higher healthcare costs  Article RP 
Dec 11, 2013 11:10am Report Drinking raw milk is risky business, new report suggests  Article RP 
Nov 08, 2013 11:00am News FDA action would effectively ban trans fats   Article kal 
Oct 24, 2013 12:00pm Report Medical School Applicants, Enrollment Reach All-time Highs  Article RP 
Oct 07, 2013 09:45pm News There’s a Major Foodborne Illness Outbreak and the Government’s Shut Down  Article RP 
Oct 05, 2013 02:25pm News ‘Heart Attack Grill’ Owner Proudly Displays Dead Customer’s Remains on TV  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Oct 01, 2013 02:00pm Study Whooping cough outbreak in 2010 tied to vaccine refusal  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Sep 15, 2013 11:10am News U.S. measles cases in 2013 may be most in 17 years  Article Jason 
Sep 07, 2013 09:00am News Without paperwork, school lunch free in Boston  Article zorkpolitics 
Sep 05, 2013 09:00pm News For the USDA, Chicken Is Just Politics  Article Gaear Grimsrud 
Aug 12, 2013 12:00pm News Vegan activists throw red paint on Iowa State Fair's butter cow  Article Andy 
Jul 30, 2013 04:00pm News Family Planning Programs Saved Taxpayers $10.5 Billion in 2010: Report  Article WesternDem 
Jul 18, 2013 04:00am Study Bad buzz: Mosquitoes love to bite beer drinkers, study  Article Jason 
Jul 08, 2013 04:45pm News American Horse Meat Makes a Comeback  Article kal 
Jul 08, 2013 11:00am Online Tool Healthcare reform subsidy calculator  Article Brandon 
May 24, 2013 11:00am News Nearly All US States See Hefty Drop In Teen Births  Article WesternDem 
May 14, 2013 10:00pm Opinion My Medical Choice  Article Homegrown Democrat 
May 14, 2013 05:00am Interview Psychiatry's New Diagnostic Manual: "Don't Buy It. Don't Use It. Don't Teach It."  Article Homegrown Democrat 
May 01, 2013 04:30pm News New bird flu poses "serious threat", scientists say  Article particleman 
May 01, 2013 02:50pm Report The new definition of autism  Article Incurious Mongrul 
Apr 27, 2013 03:00pm News Antidepressants For Pets  Article kal 
Feb 06, 2013 05:00am News Seven million will lose insurance under Obama health law  Article kal 
Aug 21, 2012 11:20am Study Declining rates of circumcision in U.S. could lead to $4.4 billion healthcare bill as number of STDs soars  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 16, 2012 02:00pm Poll New poll finds Medicare more important to voters than healthcare reform law  Article Jason 
Aug 15, 2012 02:40pm News Dallas in state of emergency after West Nile virus  Article RP 
Aug 09, 2012 03:55pm News CDC: Gonorrhea Now Lethal, Only One Effective Treatment Remains  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jul 30, 2012 10:40am News Mayor Bloomberg's breast-feeding initiative urges hospitals to lock up baby formula  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jul 17, 2012 07:00pm Rule Change US gives temporary health insurance to seasonal firefighters  Article RP 
Jul 08, 2012 05:05pm General As Florida closed its only TB hospital, CDC warned of outbreak in Jacksonville  Article Andy 
Jun 26, 2012 06:30pm News German court outlaws religious circumcision for boys  Article Hikikomori Blitzkrieg! 
Jun 06, 2012 11:00am News ‘Super’ gonorrhea sweeping the globe, health experts warn  Article Jason 
May 11, 2012 07:05pm Legal Ruling Appellate Court Rules Man Can Sue Hospital Over ‘Excruciating’ Catheter Mishap  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Apr 09, 2012 07:00pm Speculative Is Gluten-Free A Healthier Option Or Just A Fad?  Article Jason 
Apr 09, 2012 01:00pm News 'Universal' cancer vaccine developed  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Apr 03, 2012 06:10am Rule Change Is industrial poultry about to get even more disgusting?  Article RP 
Mar 17, 2012 04:00am News Obama agency rules Pepsi's use of aborted fetal cells in soft drinks constitutes 'ordinary business operations'  Article Jason 
Mar 15, 2012 11:00pm Study Learning From the Spurned and Tipsy Fruit Fly  Article WesternDem 
Feb 10, 2012 03:00am Study Study: For Many, Benefits of Binge Drinking Outway Negatives  Article Jason 
Feb 03, 2012 11:25am News Komen reverses decision to cut Planned Parenthood funding  Article Brandon 
Jan 13, 2012 02:00pm Editorial How Dry We Aren’t  Article Jason 
Nov 30, 2011 08:35am Advertisement Horses could soon be slaughtered for meat in US  Article RP 
Nov 01, 2011 09:00am News Senate Votes Down DeMint's Proposal to Protect Inhalers  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Oct 10, 2011 04:50am Analysis US food supply threatened: Foreign insects, diseases got into US post 9/11   Article RP 
Oct 05, 2011 08:00pm General Is circumcision good for your health?  Article Forwardista 
Oct 05, 2011 04:00pm Report The Medical Benefits of Male Circumcision  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Oct 04, 2011 07:00am General The 7 Deadly Hobbies: Pastimes Your Insurer Hates  Article Jason 
Aug 25, 2011 12:00pm Analysis Medicare Spending Slows Sharply  Article RP 
Aug 10, 2011 06:20pm Study New leukemia treatment exceeds 'wildest expectations'  Article RP 
Aug 08, 2011 03:00pm Strategy Freeganism: Dumpster Diving to Buck the Spending Trend  Article RP 
Jul 07, 2011 07:00am Study Alcohol's Memory Impairment Not Due to 'Killing Brain Cells'   Article Jason 
Jun 27, 2011 05:50pm Study Chemical in plastic containers makes male mice act like females  Article Craverguy 
Jun 21, 2011 03:30pm General Cocaine cut with levamisole, drug used to de-worm animals, causing users' skin to rot off: doctors  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jun 19, 2011 08:20pm Rule Change Fast Food Chains Lobby for the Use of Food Stamps in Restaurants  Article RP 
May 31, 2011 12:50pm Report Cell phone radiation officially listed a potential cancer risk  Article Craverguy 
May 25, 2011 08:40am News Measles Outbreak In U.S. Becoming Concern  Article Homegrown Democrat 
May 06, 2011 10:00am Editorial Diagnosis as disease  Article RP 
Mar 23, 2011 07:00pm Editorial ObamaCare and Carey's Heart   Article Homegrown Democrat 
Feb 22, 2011 08:55pm Study Oral sex is leading cause of increasing U.S. [oral] cancer rates, compared to tobacco use in other nations  Article Monsieur 
Jan 27, 2011 01:55am General Why ARE women's breasts getting bigger? The answers may disturb you...  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jan 06, 2011 07:00pm News Study Linking Vaccines to Autism Is "Fraudulent"  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 30, 2010 02:00pm News Ohio child cancers confound parents, investigators  Article The Sunset Provision 
Dec 10, 2010 05:00pm General ObamaCare kills discount drug deals to childrens hospitals  Article kal 
Oct 13, 2010 10:45pm News Supreme Court weighs whether parents can sue vaccine makers  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Sep 30, 2010 01:20pm Hyperbole This PSA Says Eating Junk Food Is The Same As Shooting Up Heroin  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 18, 2010 07:00pm Scandal [UC-Berkeley Biologist Hayes] E-mails spark ethics row  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 16, 2010 04:00pm Study Steep Drop Seen in Circumcisions in U.S.  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jul 21, 2010 11:10am General Lobbyists push use of deadly asbestos in developing nations  Article RP 
Jun 07, 2010 03:00am Rule Change New FDA changes: Alli and Xenical  Article Jason 
Jun 02, 2010 01:00am Study Cocaine Can Rot Your Flesh, U.S. Scientists Discover   Article Jason 
May 30, 2010 02:25pm General Breakthrough in fight against fatal Ebola as new drug saves 100% of monkeys tested  Article kal 
May 27, 2010 03:00pm General Ohio Farmers Unhappy With Attack on Corn Sweetener   Article Jason 
May 26, 2010 02:10pm Rule Change Federal ban on gay men's blood donation to be reconsidered  Article RP 
May 16, 2010 07:25pm Rule Change Hunt's Ketchup Drops Corn Syrup  Article Jason 
May 16, 2010 07:00pm Rule Change Big shakeup for ketchup  Article Jason 
May 16, 2010 12:00pm General Marijuana To Control Alcohol Abuse  Article kal 
May 14, 2010 03:00pm Blog Entry High fructose corn syrup falling out of favor  Article Jason 
May 13, 2010 05:00pm Study Dichloroacetate Effective Against Aggressive Brain Cancer  Article RP 
Apr 26, 2010 06:00pm Study Four Unhealthy Behaviors Linked to Premature Death  Article Craverguy 
Apr 23, 2010 05:00am General Nearly 4M people could pay without health coverage  Article kal 
Apr 23, 2010 05:00am General Report says health care will cover more, cost more  Article kal 
Apr 02, 2010 04:00pm Scandal Feds found Pfizer too big to nail  Article RP 
Mar 18, 2010 09:10pm Opinion Why impose Medicare surtax on interest and dividends?  Article excelsior 
Mar 17, 2010 08:00pm News Walgreens: no new Medicaid patients as of April 16  Article Penn Con 
Mar 13, 2010 08:00am News Government revisiting restrictions on blood donations by gay men  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Mar 12, 2010 06:00pm Study CDC says genital herpes is still a 'serious health threat'   Article kal 
Feb 24, 2010 06:00am General Harry Reid Says GOP Should "Stop Crying" About Reconciliation  Article kal 
Feb 23, 2010 07:00am General Doctor Gets Court Order to Confine Pregnant Woman Against Her Will  Article kal 
Feb 12, 2010 01:00pm General Children's tantrums may be re-classed as psychiatric disorders  Article kal 
Feb 04, 2010 06:40am Study Study: Vegetative brains show signs of awareness  Article kal 
Feb 02, 2010 01:00am General Doctors Urge Caution in Prescribing Medical Marijuana to Kids  Article Jason 
Jan 15, 2010 06:00am General Study: Era of Rapid Growth in Biomedical Research Over  Article kal 
Jan 07, 2010 06:00am General AP sources: Obama OKs taxing high-end health plans  Article kal 
Jan 02, 2010 05:20pm General Coming to a chemist near you, the 20p daily lozenge that can fight all cold and flu bugs  Article kal 
Dec 24, 2009 02:25pm Study You've heard of MRSA, but what about Acinetobacter?   Article Jason 
Dec 22, 2009 02:50pm News Health Canada may add anti-cancer drug to junk food   Article Monsieur 
Dec 16, 2009 03:00am News SF mayor backs radiation labels for cell phones  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 10, 2009 10:00am Study Today's Teens More Anxious, Depressed and Paranoid Than Ever  Article Brandon 
Dec 01, 2009 12:50pm Announcement Sweden ends ban on gay blood donors  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Nov 23, 2009 05:00pm Report Scientists give grubby children a clean bill of health   Article RP 
Nov 20, 2009 06:00pm General W5 investigates intriguing new theory about MS  Article Jason 
Nov 19, 2009 01:40pm Study [Canadian] Marijuana-Related Health Costs Minimal Compared To Those Of Alcohol, Tobacco  Article Jason 
Nov 13, 2009 06:00pm News British man fitted with 'bionic bottom'  Article Jason 
Nov 13, 2009 03:00pm News FDA puts oyster processing change on hold   Article Brandon 
Oct 28, 2009 08:00pm News Pelosi chooses healthcare bill with public option favored by centrists  Article eddy 9_99 
Oct 25, 2009 08:00pm General Baby Einstein's Quasi-Recall  Article Forwardista 
Oct 24, 2009 09:00pm General Public option likely to be managed by private insurance company  Article kal 
Oct 16, 2009 08:50am General Carbon Monoxide Takes Turn As Treatment  Article Jason 
Oct 15, 2009 05:00am General Nurses will sue New York over mandated vaccinations  Article kal 
Oct 08, 2009 05:00pm General Maddow: Democrats may revoke leadership of anyone who filibusters healthcare  Article kal 
Oct 07, 2009 05:00pm General Health bill costs estimated at $829B over decade  Article kal 
Sep 29, 2009 11:00pm General Girl who died after HPV vaccine had underlying condition  Article Monsieur 
Sep 29, 2009 05:00pm General Senate Finance panel rejects insurance option   Article kal 
Sep 28, 2009 04:00pm General Schoolgirl, 14, dies and three classmates taken ill after being given new cervical cancer vaccine  Article kal 
Sep 23, 2009 05:50pm News Dems block GOP demand for more time  Article BILLYW 
Sep 14, 2009 04:00am Speculative H1N1 Flu in U.S. Could Strike Up to 40% in Two Years  Article Jason 
Sep 13, 2009 08:00pm Idiocy U.S. Cost-Saving Policy Forces New Kidney Transplant   Article Chase McFadden 
Sep 11, 2009 09:20pm News Pre-natal tests can discover foetus with Down's  Article Jason 
Sep 02, 2009 02:50am General Paid organ donors rampant in U.S., Israel  Article Jason 
Aug 31, 2009 03:00pm News Cell Phones and Health: Is There a Brain Cancer Connection?  Article John 
Aug 27, 2009 02:00pm General Obama's Nazi Straw man: An Old Alinsky Trick  Article kal 
Aug 24, 2009 08:00pm General Report: CDC Considers Promoting 'Universal Circumcision'   Article kal 
Aug 22, 2009 07:00pm General BPA industry fights back   Article Forwardista 
Aug 20, 2009 05:00pm General Firms with Obama ties profit from health push  Article kal 
Aug 18, 2009 05:00pm General 'Chicken underground' emerges in Indiana  Article kal 
Aug 16, 2009 10:00am General Americans Historically Resistant to Reform  Article Jason 
Aug 10, 2009 06:00am General Drug Industry to Run Ads Favoring White House Plan   Article kal 
Aug 06, 2009 12:00pm Commentary Obama wants to kill your grandma  Article RP 
Jul 28, 2009 03:00pm Analysis Unconscionable Math  Article RP 
Jul 28, 2009 05:00am General 5 freedoms you'd lose in health care reform  Article kal 
Jul 23, 2009 04:00pm Study $3M NIH grant to UIC to study lesbian drinking  Article The Sunset Provision 
Jul 16, 2009 07:00am Idiocy Glen Beck Goes Nuts on a Caller  Article the wanderer 
Jul 13, 2009 03:00pm Proposed Legislation Administration Seeks to Restrict Antibiotics in Livestock   Article RP 
Jul 12, 2009 09:00pm Study Swearing Makes Pain More Tolerable  Article Forwardista 
Jul 09, 2009 12:20am Opinion Obama Can't Be Trusted With Numbers  Article Jason 
Jul 02, 2009 02:00am General Obama Moderates Health-Care Stance   Article Jason 
Jun 29, 2009 09:00pm General Why is polling about health care reform so unreliable?  Article Forwardista 
Jun 29, 2009 11:00am News Steve Jobs' liver transplant shows power of the rich  Article The Sunset Provision 
Jun 24, 2009 04:30am Interview Excluded Voices - An interview with Wendell Potter  Article RP 
Jun 15, 2009 06:00am General The Healthcare War is Now Official   Article kal 
Jun 14, 2009 03:00pm General A 'time bomb' for world wheat crop  Article Forwardista 
Jun 14, 2009 01:25pm General Obama eyes $313bn more cuts for healthcare reform   Article kal 
Jun 12, 2009 12:00pm Blog Entry That salty treat could lead to more than just a spike in your cholesterol level  Article Andy 
Jun 11, 2009 02:00pm Study Nintendo Wii May Enhance Parkinson's Treatment  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jun 06, 2009 09:00am Investigation Tobacco good investment for health insurers  Article the wanderer 
Jun 03, 2009 05:00am General Obama Said to Be Open to Taxing Health-Care Benefits   Article kal 
Jun 03, 2009 02:00am News Skin-Cancer Drug Uses Genetics   Article Jason 
May 30, 2009 10:00am General 'Baby tax' bill falters in House  Article kal 
May 30, 2009 06:20am General Female doctors hurt productivity: report  Article kal 
May 24, 2009 02:00pm News (Scottish) Health chief wants to outlaw alcohol commercials to cut drink deaths  Article Bob 
May 17, 2009 12:00pm News Wisconsin Has Most Swine Flu Cases  Article Andy 
May 15, 2009 01:00pm News Queens Assistant Principal's swine flu not treatable; condition worsening, family by his side  Article Bob 
May 12, 2009 04:00pm General Swine flu could affect third of world's population, says study  Article kal 
May 10, 2009 12:00am Obituary A Rare 'Do-Gooder With Political Savvy'  Article Craverguy 
May 05, 2009 12:00pm General Swine flu: the worst is yet to come in autumn, warns Alan Johnson   Article kal 
May 05, 2009 12:00pm General Longer life raises bill for taxpayers  Article kal 
May 05, 2009 05:00am News Mexico City waits to reopen as officials calm H1N1 fears  Article Jason 
May 02, 2009 06:00am News Mad Pride - Mentally Ill Rejecting Meds   Article Jason 
May 01, 2009 10:00pm Blog Entry Swine Flu: God's Mercy Running Raw  Article -- 
Apr 30, 2009 05:00pm General Swine flu and hype – a media illness  Article kal 
Apr 27, 2009 02:15pm Analysis GOP Know-Nothings Fought Pandemic Preparedness   Article RP 
Apr 27, 2009 01:50pm Video 1976 'Swine Flu' Public Service Announcements  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Apr 05, 2009 06:00am Proposed Legislation Hemp Bill Introduced In Congress  Article kal 
Mar 27, 2009 06:25am General Male Circumcision Cuts Risk of HIV, Herpes, and HPV Transmission  Article kal 
Mar 26, 2009 04:00am General More states move toward allowing medical marijuana use  Article kal 
Mar 25, 2009 04:15pm General Religious People Work Harder to Stall Death  Article kal 
Mar 20, 2009 01:00pm News Nestlé's Inspectors Saw Rat Droppings, Rejected Peanuts  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 18, 2009 11:00pm News Obama Administration to Stop Raids on Medical Marijuana Dispensers  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 15, 2009 08:00am General Administration open to taxing health benefits   Article kal 
Mar 14, 2009 04:15pm General Low-energy light bulbs can cause rashes and swelling to sensitive skin, warn experts  Article kal 
Mar 13, 2009 03:00pm General Patients in intensive care suffer frequent medicine errors, research finds   Article kal 
Feb 28, 2009 09:00pm Commentary Why Doctors Hate Science  Article RP 
Feb 23, 2009 05:00am General Scientists close in on 'universal' vaccine for flu: study  Article kal 
Feb 19, 2009 09:00am Oops Bird Suspected to Be Extinct Photographed for First Time ... Then Eaten  Article Mr. Politics 
Feb 05, 2009 12:00pm Event Bill Gates Unleashes Swarm of Mosquitoes on Crowd  Article RP 
Jan 28, 2009 06:00pm Video Actual PETA ad banned from the Super Bowl  Not Available Craverguy 
Jan 27, 2009 12:00pm General Obesity 'Virus' Spreads Like Common Cold, Scientists Say  Article kal 
Jan 26, 2009 06:50pm Analysis Peanut Plant Was Cited for Violations   Article RP 
Jan 22, 2009 03:00am General China warns of "grim" fight against deadly bird flu   Article kal 
Jan 15, 2009 12:00pm General Pro-Life Group up in Arms over Krispy Kreme's Abortion Doughnuts  Article DFWDem 
Dec 13, 2008 12:00am News Amish gene 'limits heart disease'   Article Jason 
Nov 28, 2008 07:00am Study 'Heavy water' could help us live longer   Article kal 
Nov 25, 2008 06:00pm Study A Toke a Day Might Keep Alzheimer’s Away  Article kal 
Nov 15, 2008 05:00pm News BPA leaches from 'safe' products   Article Forwardista 
Oct 14, 2008 02:00pm Opinion Farmer in Chief  Article CBlock941 
Sep 24, 2008 04:00am General Report: Medicare spending billions on suspicious claims  Article kal 
Sep 18, 2008 06:00pm News Rules on Bioengineered Animals  Article ArmyDem 
Sep 04, 2008 08:00am News Study Finds No Autism Link in Vaccine  Article ArmyDem 
Aug 22, 2008 03:00pm Advertisement Just In: Matt Damon, Cindy McCain and Michelle Obama in New 'ONE' Ad   Article RP 
Aug 06, 2008 02:10pm Report Average ER waiting time nears 1 hour, CDC says   Article RP 
Jul 31, 2008 09:05am News Workers' Religious Freedom vs. Patients' Rights  Article ArmyDem 
Jul 25, 2008 01:00pm Commentary Food industry bitten by its lobbying success  Article RP 
Jul 22, 2008 07:50am News Singapore Says Will Study Kidney Trading  Article kal 
Jul 15, 2008 06:30pm Proposed Legislation Congress Overrides Bush’s Veto on Medicare  Article RP 
Jul 11, 2008 10:00am Report Teen pregnancies up for first time in 15 years  Article Monsieur 
Jul 10, 2008 06:00am News Doomed to a fatal delusion over climate change  Article kal 
Jul 09, 2008 05:00am General GOP: Don't blame manufacturers for toxic trailers  Article kal 
Jun 25, 2008 10:00pm News 2 'U' [of Minnesota] students sentenced for minor's alcohol death  Article Picimpalious 
Jun 13, 2008 11:00am Opinion Bad Cow Disease  Article DFWDem 
Jun 06, 2008 10:00pm News Oregon Offers to Pay to Kill, but Not to Treat Cancer Patient  Article kal 
May 27, 2008 08:00pm Legal Ruling Ottawa can't shut down safe injection site: ruling  Article Monsieur 
May 05, 2008 08:20pm General Who should MDs let die in a pandemic? Report offers answers  Article Forwardista 
May 05, 2008 11:00am News Now It’s the $6 Loaf of Bread  Article ArmyDem 
May 01, 2008 08:00pm News Clipping, Scrimping, Saving  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 25, 2008 09:00am Interview Seven Questions: The Silent Tsunami  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 22, 2008 09:45am News Tastes Like Chicken  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 17, 2008 09:00pm News Food prices continue to climb, forcing shoppers to budget more for groceries  Article RBH 
Apr 16, 2008 07:00pm News The Kanzius Machine: A Cancer Cure?  Article MadViking 
Apr 16, 2008 10:00am News The home medicine cabinet: Teens' new 'supplier'  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 16, 2008 08:00am News U.N. Panel Urges Changes to Feed Poor While Saving Environment  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 14, 2008 08:15am News World Bank Chief Calls for Immediate Action on Deepening Global Food Crisis  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 11, 2008 01:00pm News Scientists Flesh Out Plans to Grow (and Sell) Test Tube Meat  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 11, 2008 12:05pm News Feds call for ban on salmon fishing as population plummets  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 11, 2008 09:00am News USDA scientists say irradiation could be key to food safety  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 01, 2008 10:00pm General Insurers Faulted as Overloading Social Security  Article RP 
Apr 01, 2008 09:00am News Higher food prices expected as farmers cut back on corn  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 31, 2008 07:00pm News Mobile phones 'more dangerous than smoking'  Article Bob 
Mar 31, 2008 08:00am News As Jobs Vanish and Prices Rise, Food Stamp Use Nears Record  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 29, 2008 07:00am General High Rice Cost Creating Fears of Asia Unrest  Article kal 
Mar 11, 2008 05:00pm Study 1 in 4 teen girls has sexually transmitted disease  Article Brandon 
Mar 10, 2008 03:30pm Proposed Legislation Beer battle brewing in Alabama  Article CBlock941 
Feb 26, 2008 12:30pm Study Initial Severity and Antidepressant Benefits: A Meta-Analysis of Data Submitted to the Food and Drug Administration  Article RP 
Feb 12, 2008 01:15pm General Doctors balk at request for data  Article RP 
Feb 05, 2008 08:00am Study Smokers, fat folks mean health care savings  Article Bob 
Jan 03, 2008 05:00pm Legal Ruling Pa. Sperm Donor Wins Child Support Case  Article Brandon 
Dec 17, 2007 07:00pm Report World food stocks dwindling rapidly, UN warns  Article RP 
Dec 02, 2007 01:00pm General New anthrax vaccine doomed by lobbying  Article RP 
Nov 30, 2007 10:00pm Perspective Stem Cell Vindication  Article Eddie 
Nov 26, 2007 03:55pm Editorial You’re Eating That?  Article RP 
Nov 15, 2007 07:00pm Report Feds: 35.5M In U.S. Struggle To Buy Food  Article RP 
Nov 13, 2007 02:00pm News Panel May Cut Sentences For Crack  Article Eddie 
Nov 07, 2007 11:00am Announcement U.S., Australian officials pull Chinese-made children's toys containing 'date rape' drug  Article RP 
Oct 26, 2007 11:00am News Bush Scolds Dems For Lack Of Spending Bills; President Says He'll Veto SCHIP Again  Article RBH 
Oct 16, 2007 06:55pm Report Staph fatalities may exceed AIDS deaths  Article RP 
Sep 28, 2007 06:00pm News Alcohol And Cancer: Is Drinking The New Smoking?  Article Bob 
Sep 18, 2007 12:30pm Analysis Back to 18?  Article CBlock941 
Sep 14, 2007 06:00pm Analysis The Hillarycare Mythology  Article RP 
Sep 06, 2007 06:00pm Report Prescription drug abuse grows in U.S.  Article The Sunset Provision 
Aug 04, 2007 08:55am News Some doctors refuse services for religious reasons  Article kal 
Jul 27, 2007 06:00pm News Quebec refuses to force chemo on 3-year-old boy  Article Monsieur 
Jul 17, 2007 12:00pm News Lawmakers Criticize FDA Plan to Close Half Its Laboratories  Article CBlock941 
Jul 13, 2007 06:00pm Poll Americans support use of meat-origin labeling: poll  Article kal 
Jul 11, 2007 10:25am News Carter, Wellstone push mental health act  Article The Sunset Provision 
Jun 02, 2007 05:00pm Event Toxic Toothpaste Made in China Is Found in U.S.  Article kal 
May 26, 2007 06:00am General Judicial Watch Uncovers Three Deaths Relating to HPV Vaccine - 1,637 Adverse Reactions  Article kal 
May 17, 2007 08:00am News Could Microwave Popcorn Be Toxic?  Article CBlock941 
May 16, 2007 08:00pm Study Lawmakers Find $21 a Week Doesn't Buy a Lot of Groceries  Article RP 
May 11, 2007 08:30am News BUTT OUT! FILM CIG SCENES RATED R  Article Hail to the Rookies 
May 09, 2007 11:00pm News Industry’s Role in Childrens’ Antipsychotics  Article WesternDem 
May 07, 2007 08:00am News Over 20,000 Canadians march for legalizing marijuana  Article kal 
Mar 28, 2007 11:00am Analysis NEW DATA CONFIRMS THAT DOCTORS WERE PRICE-GOUGED BY THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY DURING THIS DECADE  Article RP 
Mar 15, 2007 09:00am Idiocy F.D.A. Warns of Sleeping Pills’ Strange Effects  Article Chase McFadden 
Mar 15, 2007 08:00am General Gay male parents get dedicated fertility program  Article Brandon 
Mar 13, 2007 12:00pm Study GMO corn causes liver, kidney problems in rats  Article RP 
Jan 16, 2007 10:40am Announcement Small molecule offers hope for cancer treatment  Article RP 
Jan 04, 2007 02:00pm News Parents defend decision to keep girl a child  Article Chase McFadden 
Jan 03, 2007 05:00pm News Is This Any Way to Help the Homeless? [by John Stossel]  Article Chase McFadden 
Dec 18, 2006 04:00pm Study Alcohol shows protective effect in head injuries  Article CBlock941 
Dec 15, 2006 12:55pm Study Kids With High IQs Grow Up to Be Vegetarians  Article Forwardista 
Dec 13, 2006 02:00pm Announcement Darden Restaurants going trans-fat free  Article CBlock941 
Dec 11, 2006 03:00pm Editorial A way to save lives  Article CBlock941 
Nov 15, 2006 08:00pm General Belmont to be first U.S. city to ban all smoking  Article kal 
Nov 01, 2006 12:00pm News Had a drink? Your ankle doesn't lie  Article CBlock941 
Sep 25, 2006 04:00pm News Heart attacks decline after smoking ban: study  Article -- 
Sep 21, 2006 09:25pm News U.S. Health-Care System Gets a "D"  Article Forwardista 
Sep 20, 2006 10:00am News Cancer advocates gather to urge funding restoration  Article -- 
Sep 17, 2006 02:00pm Editorial Sick but Insured? Think Again  Article RP 
Aug 29, 2006 06:00pm Report Americans Without Health Benefits May Have Set Record in 2005  Article RP 
Jul 29, 2006 05:00pm General Teens sniffing mothballs to get high, doctors report  Article Monsieur 
Jun 25, 2006 09:00pm Study More deaths from mad cow disease predicted  Article Forwardista 
Jun 09, 2006 06:00pm Legal Ruling Vaccine for cervical cancer approved  Article RP 
Jun 06, 2006 11:25am Proposed Legislation Late addition to bill would ban smoking from restaurants [LA]  Article Brandon 
May 25, 2006 10:00pm News FDA's Role in Blocking 'Morning-After' Pill Cited  Article ArmyDem 
May 20, 2006 12:00am News Rare disease in 5 children traced to sperm donor  Article Monsieur 
May 17, 2006 07:00pm News Report lists best ways to improve health  Article ArmyDem 
May 09, 2006 06:00pm Report U.S. has second worst newborn death rate in modern world, report says  Article Brandon 
Apr 26, 2006 11:00am Blog Entry Plan B, the FDA, and 'sex-based cults'  Article ArmyDem 
Apr 25, 2006 05:00pm Commentary Greed thrives in our health care system  Article RP 
Apr 19, 2006 07:40pm Amusing Wal-Mart offers to help fix US health care  Article RP 
Apr 12, 2006 02:00pm Blog Entry Hard to Swallow  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 21, 2006 07:00pm Opinion Warning: This bill could make you sick  Article RP 
Mar 19, 2006 01:20pm News Mind over Medicine  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 17, 2006 01:00pm News US reports two more deaths after abortion pill  Article SC Moose 
Mar 16, 2006 06:00pm Report New HHS Checklist Advises Buying Extra Canned Tuna to Prepare for the Possibility of a Flu Pandemic  Article RP 
Mar 09, 2006 02:00pm General House votes to dump state food safety laws  Article RP 
Mar 06, 2006 01:00pm News The anti-tobacco campaign of the Nazis: a little known aspect of public health in Germany, 1933-45  Article Bob 
Feb 25, 2006 06:00pm Editorial States right in food fight  Article RP 
Feb 23, 2006 01:00pm News Loyola [New Orleans] student dies of meningitis; school offers vaccine  Article Brandon 
Feb 20, 2006 06:00am Legal Ruling Judge to decide on circumcision for boy, 8  Article kal 
Feb 01, 2006 07:00pm Blog Entry Mad Scientists and Pig Men  Article ArmyDem 
Jan 23, 2006 04:00am News Bedbugs Bite Big Apple in Global Epidemic  Article Bob 
Jan 18, 2006 06:05pm Idiocy Face Transplant Patient Smokes Again  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 
Jan 13, 2006 10:00am Idiocy Elk Grove eyes ban on selling cigarettes  Article Liz 
Jan 10, 2006 10:00pm Analysis Study: 7 Percent of Workers Drink on Job  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 30, 2005 02:00pm Blog Entry It Depends on What You Mean By "Health"  Article ArmyDem 
Nov 30, 2005 01:00pm Study Heavy marijuana use damages adolescent brains-study  Article SC Moose 
Nov 29, 2005 05:30pm Blog Entry Plan B  Article ArmyDem 
Nov 18, 2005 08:00am Opinion Don't Sue The Hand That Feeds You  Article CBlock941 
Nov 17, 2005 10:25am General DuPont data indicates it hid risks of chemical  Article RP 
Nov 15, 2005 08:15am Opinion Mr. Potatohead [CA AG Lockyer]  Article CBlock941 
Nov 15, 2005 12:00am News Report Details F.D.A. Rejection of Next-Day Pill  Article ArmyDem 
Nov 14, 2005 05:55pm News F.D.A.'s Rejection of Contraceptive Is Questioned  Article ArmyDem 
Nov 14, 2005 10:45am Proposed Legislation Bill would add marriage, family counseling to Medicare  Article RP 
Nov 13, 2005 08:00am General Caution over HIV 'cure' claims  Article RP 
Nov 08, 2005 05:00pm Report CDC: Gonorrhea rate down; syphilis up  Article RP 
Nov 08, 2005 01:00pm Perspective Catching Bird Flu Hysteria  Article CBlock941 
Oct 25, 2005 08:20pm General Lawmakers vote to allow privatizing US food stamps  Article RP 
Oct 17, 2005 11:00am News 9 Cases of Brain-Wasting Disease in Idaho  Article RP 
Oct 14, 2005 06:00pm News Wis. Governor Vetoes 'Conscience Clause'  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 12, 2005 10:00pm News The Race Against Avian Flu  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 06, 2005 09:00pm General Clone-Generated Milk, Meat May Be Approved  Article RP 
Sep 27, 2005 09:00pm Scandal Hospital Halts Organ Program  Article RP 
Sep 05, 2005 11:05pm News Basic Medical Supplies Tops U.S. Wish List from Canada  Article -- 
Aug 08, 2005 08:35am Report HMO log profits up 10.7% in '04  Article RP 
Aug 01, 2005 01:00pm News Low on carbs, and funds, Atkins files for bankruptcy  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 
Aug 01, 2005 12:00pm Blog Entry There's real research and there's conservative research  Article ArmyDem 
Jul 14, 2005 01:00pm Study Unborn babies carry pollutants, study finds  Article Brandon 
Jul 07, 2005 12:00pm Study Study Says Malpractice Payouts Aren't Rising  Article RP 
Jun 21, 2005 05:00pm Commentary Malpractice Update  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 19, 2005 12:00pm News Political Leanings Were Always Factor in Tobacco Suit  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 17, 2005 10:00am Proposed Legislation Nancy Reagan poised to re-enter stem cell debate  Article Brandon 
Jun 16, 2005 05:00pm Study Deadly immunity  Article RP 
Jun 15, 2005 09:00pm News Lawyers Fought U.S. Move to Curb Tobacco Penalty  Article ArmyDem 
Jun 14, 2005 02:00pm Oops Surgical Tools Washed With Hydraulic Fluid  Article Brandon 
Jun 08, 2005 07:00pm General Tobacco Escapes Huge Penalty  Article RP 
Jun 07, 2005 06:00pm Study Most Will Be Mentally Ill at Some Point, Study Says  Article RP 
Jun 03, 2005 01:00pm Study Study links diseases to intelligence  Article RP 
May 29, 2005 06:50pm Proposed Legislation Condom distribution [in La] may stop  Article Brandon 
May 27, 2005 01:00pm Commentary The Stem-Cell Also-Ran: America  Article RP 
May 26, 2005 02:00pm News Shark Cartilage Fails as Cancer Therapy  Article Brandon 
May 25, 2005 04:00pm Commentary Virginity Or Death!  Article ArmyDem 
May 17, 2005 08:00am Legal Ruling Days of wine and browsers begin  Article CBlock941 
May 12, 2005 01:30pm News Memo May Have Swayed Plan B [FDA] Ruling  Article ArmyDem 
May 12, 2005 11:00am Commentary Virginity or Death!  Article RP 
May 10, 2005 09:50am News Poll of Republican Voters Shows Approval of Embryonic Stem Cell Research  Article -- 
May 05, 2005 01:00pm News FDA: Gays cannot be anonymous sperm donors  Article DFWDem 
May 04, 2005 12:00pm News Voters in Austin Asked to Ban Smoking  Article Bob 
May 03, 2005 06:00pm Oops Michigan Woman Tells Story Of Waking During Surgery  Article Brandon 
Apr 30, 2005 11:00pm Amusing The political adventures of New Jersey's `highly partisan' tomato  Article particleman 
Apr 29, 2005 05:00pm Idiocy School Mistakes Huge Burrito for a Weapon  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 
Apr 13, 2005 02:00pm News Labs rush to destroy killer virus  Article Brandon 
Apr 08, 2005 10:00pm Editorial Hunger-Based Lines Lengthen at the Faith-Based Soup Kitchens  Article RP 
Mar 29, 2005 04:00pm Proposed Legislation Michigan Preparing To Let Doctors Refuse To Treat Gays  Article RP 
Mar 28, 2005 08:00am Proposed Legislation [Florida] Bill would ban booze vaporizers  Article CBlock941 
Mar 25, 2005 12:00pm Analysis Plan B objections rooted in politics  Article RP 
Mar 22, 2005 11:00am Study When It Comes to Chocolate, Order Dark, Not White  Article Brandon 
Mar 19, 2005 07:00pm News Landrieu proposes total cloning ban  Article Brandon 
Mar 18, 2005 03:00pm General Dialysis nurse donates kidney to patient  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 
Mar 11, 2005 12:00pm Study Older Siblings Smarter, Norwegian Study Shows  Article Brandon 
Feb 22, 2005 12:00am Proposed Legislation Bush Budget Proposes Halt in Housing Aid for Disabled  Article RP 
Feb 16, 2005 12:00am Study Less liver cancer in coffee drinkers  Article None Entered 
Feb 15, 2005 12:00am Study Study: Unlikely lobsters feel pain in boiling water  Article Brandon 
Feb 15, 2005 12:00am News Teen Gets 30 Years in Zoloft Murder Case  Article Bob 
Jan 28, 2005 12:00am News Costs Make Employers See Smokers as a Drag  Article Bob 
Jan 06, 2005 12:00am General Seattle Dubbed Fittest U.S. City  Article Brandon 
Jan 05, 2005 12:00am News Canada May Limit Cross-Border Pharmacies  Article Brandon 
Dec 28, 2004 12:00am News Study: Ecstasy For Terminal Cancer Patients?  Article Brandon 
Dec 14, 2004 12:00am News Rutgers researchers may have stopped HIV  Article PragCon 3.0 
Dec 06, 2004 12:00am Analysis At F.D.A., Strong Drug Ties and Less Monitoring  Article RP 
Nov 25, 2004 12:00am Opinion Forcing Kids Into a Mental Health Ghetto  Article -- 
Nov 24, 2004 12:00am News Girl Survives Rabies Without Vaccine  Article Chase McFadden 
Nov 17, 2004 12:00am Idiocy PETA argues that fish are smart, sensitive and shouldn't be food  Article -- 
Aug 02, 2004 12:00am News Fat activists protest diet industry  Article Wabash 
Jun 15, 2004 12:00am News More than 1.2 million can't find doctors [in Canada]  Article PragCon 3.0 
Jun 15, 2004 12:00am News Feds classify french fries as fresh veggies  Article RP 
Jun 07, 2004 12:00am News Christians Preach Bible-Inspired Diet  Article Gerald Farinas 
Apr 25, 2004 12:00am News Report: Many Mexican Candies Contain Lead  Article -- 
Apr 19, 2004 12:00am News McDonald's CEO dies of apparent heart attack  Article PragCon 3.0 
Apr 15, 2004 12:00am News McDonald's Launches Anti-Obesity Campaign  Article Gerald Farinas 
Apr 14, 2004 12:00am News Schools Help Hungry Kids During Weekends  Article Gerald Farinas 
Apr 05, 2004 12:00am News US Considers Food Guide Pyramid Changes  Article Gerald Farinas 
Mar 15, 2004 12:00am News FDA to Determine What Low-Carb Means  Article Gerald Farinas 
Mar 13, 2004 12:00am News FDA Recommends Changes to Food Labels  Article Gerald Farinas 
Mar 11, 2004 12:00am News Minnesota Seeks Food Stamp Ban on Junk Food  Article Gerald Farinas 
Mar 10, 2004 12:00am News House Moves to Ban Obesity Lawsuits [w/ Hamburger Bill]  Article Gerald Farinas 
Jan 16, 2004 12:00am News White House Opposes UN Report on Obesity  Article Gerald Farinas 
Dec 01, 2003 12:00am News Exercise is as addictive as booze and fags, say scientists  Article Eddie 
Sep 04, 2003 12:00am News McDonald's obesity lawsuit thrown out  Article Eddie 
Jul 01, 2003 12:00am News Maker of Oreos promises major nutritional overhaul  Article Jester5716 

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