Medical Scientists Research “The Munchies”

Source: Smithsonian Magazine Online It’s one of the most well-known effects of marijuana: the powerful surge in appetite many users feel after smoking or ingesting the drug, colloquially known as “the munchies.” For medicinal users that have trouble eating due...

Political Ties Between Christie Adviser and Saint Mary’s Hospital Buyer Questioned

Capitalizing on the scandal surrounding Gov. Chris Christie’s administration, a health care workers’ union has spent $50,000 on ads questioning why a for-profit hospital chain hired the public relations firm led by the governor’s chief political strategist to...

Medical Scientists Successfully Grow Human Lungs

Source: Health For the first time, scientists have created human lungs in a lab — an exciting step forward in regenerative medicine, but an advance that likely won’t help patients for many years. “It’s so darn cool,” said Joan Nichols, a...

Medicare drug plan changes a win for patients, taxpayers

Source: The …Medicare has outlined several enhancements to Part D prescription drug plans (PDPs) that would address bipartisan congressional concerns, give seniors more choices and reduce the program’s costs by an estimated $1.3 billion over five years. Seniors...

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Nutrition company to reintroduce formula for rare food allergies

Source: Soon, Jamus Hovseth will eat breakfast without getting sick, have lunch without throwing a temper tantrum, and enjoy an afternoon snack without throwing up. The 3-year-old Omaha boy suffers from a rare condition in which essentially all food makes him sick, and...