Quentin Jones in Tibi's autumn/winter 2012 campaign video
Artist and model Quentin Jones stars in cool New York label Tibi's autumn/winter 2012 campaign - watch the video she created to go with it here.
F.D.A. Approves Prescription Weight Loss Drug
The F.D.A. has been reluctant to approve diet pills because the drugs have been the subject of many safety problems and product withdrawals. Diet drugs generally have not sold well in the past, mainly because people generally only use them for a short ...
Lose weight with lemons
Anyone who doesn't eat and only drinks juice for two whole weeks will definitely lose weight. It is also known that Beyonce gained the 20 pounds back as soon as she returned to her old eating habits. With any crash diet, weight loss is temporary and ...
New tactic to disarm superbugs
A new study has thrown up the possibility of a new tactic to handle deadly bugs, making them vulnerable to the bodies defense mechanism. This discovery could counter the use of drugs to treat diseases. Christian Baron, professor of biochemistry at the ...
Brazil company recalls 620000 condoms!
Olla, a Brazilian condom manufacturer has recalled 620,000 condoms from the market because a defect in the quality control could compromise their scrutiny. ”The recall is a preventive measure since a possible lapse in quality has been identified that ...
Circumcision: Health benefits outweigh risks, doctors say
The circumcision of baby boys has more health benefits than risks and should be covered by insurers, says a new policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics. The statement replaces a more neutral stance held by the doctors' group since 1999. USA TODAY
AAP: Health benefits of circumcision outweigh the risks
(Parenting.com) -- Revising its policy on circumcision for the first time in 13 years, the American Academy of Pediatrics now says that the preventative health benefits of infant circumcision clearly outweigh the risks. The AAP is also emphasizing that ...
Health care is all Keynesian now
Minneapolis Star Tribune
According to research cited in the Harvard "Pathways to Prosperity" report in 2011,health care by itself added a half-million jobs even in the recession -- not just ones for high-school grads as security guards and cooks, but jobs for those with "some ... Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Republican plan to overhaul health care
Washington Post (blog)
The 2008 Republican party platform on Medicare and Medicaid was pretty vanilla. It called for minor tweaks to the program that just about any health wonk could get behind, things like better coordination between doctors and more vigilance against fraud.
Health officials: Take precautions against West Nile
Press & Sun-Bulletin
“Although Broome County doesn't have any confirmed cases pf WNV, we are susceptible to the conditions in which the virus can be acquired and spread,” said county Health Department Director Claudia Edwards. Most people infected with West Nile show no ...
Italy health minister mulls France-style drinks tax
ROME Aug 27 (Reuters) - Italy's health minister is considering the inclusion of a tax on drinks deemed unhealthy in a spending bill due to go before the Italian cabinet later this week, a healthministry official said on Monday. The official confirmed ...