Court awards compensation to include chemotherapy not available on the NHS2006-09-16
| Field Fisher Waterhouse has won a 400,000 damages payout in the High Court for a carpenter who is battling for survival against asbestos-related cancer
Is There Really a Connection Between Diabetes and Alzheimer's? Asks Physician Lawrence Broxmeyer, MD2006-07-27
| Summary; Shock waves from the recent Madrid Alzheimer's meeting sent scientists scurrying for an explanation for how a Seattle VA study showed that diabetes could lead to a nearly 70% increase in Alzheimer's disease. One scientist not caught off-guard was internist/researcher Lawrence Broxmeyer MD.
Lawrence Broxmeyer's Avian Influenza, H5N1 And the Pandemic of 19182006-07-19
| Summary: Researcher/doctor Lawrence Broxmeyer recently, at the express request of the Editor-in-Chief a prominent Elsevier peer-reviewed medical journal, wrote an innovative Editorial dealing with the Pandemic of 1918 and today's bird flu. He speaks of that paper here.
Think Twice Before Extracting Teeth for Ortho2006-06-22
| Instead of pulling teeth to traditionally make more space for the teeth, orthodontists are now recommending palate expansion to give the tongue more room.
Celebrate! ADHD Urges Parents to Adopt-A-Teacher2005-08-30
| Tragically, most teachers try to change their brightest, most curious students—children with ADHD and Attention Deficit Disorder—with Ritalin rather than changing their teaching styles. Celebrate!ADHD is urging parents to "Adopt-A-Teacher" to improve self-confidence and school performance.
Book on Perimenopause and Natural Hormones Awarded Top Publishing Honors2005-06-19
| Larkfield Publishing's "The Hormone Survival Guide for Perimenopause" wins the prestigious Ben Franklin Award for best first book by a new publisher. The book also receives an Honorable Mention in ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year competition.
Doctor Available to Address the Tom Cruise/Brooke Shields Controversy2005-06-02
| Dr. Steven Hotze, author of "Hormones, Health, and Happiness" says that in almost all cases, postpartum depression can be treated by balancing a new mother's hormones and without drug intervention.
Amjo Corp Announces the Introduction of a New Stroke Therapy Device, the First EMG Triggered NMES Device Targeted at Stroke Suffer2005-03-28
| Stroke Sufferers now have one more option: EMG triggered NMES at home is now both affordable and possible. The system is able to detect extremely small electrical EMG signals