Alternative medication therapy set four-year-old boy in A& E – BBC News

Image copyright Thinkstock The plight of a four-year-old boy who virtually died after his parents devoted him 12 alternative medications has inspired physicians to warn against the treatments. Doctors at Newham Hospital in east London said the parents were “devastated” that their good aims had constructed him so unwell. The boy took a dozen supplements…

Colorado Springs: a playground for pro-life, pro-gun evangelical Christians

Anti-abortion rhetoric is not hard to find in the city where the fortress-like Planned Parenthood centre is the subject of regular protests Colorado Springs, the location of an attack on a Planned Parenthood clinic that left three people dead, is a centre of rightwing Christian culture with a wild west mentality when it comes to…

7 tech gifts for when money is no object

Image: DRONES DIRECT You shun Black Friday and Cyber Monday as discount feeding hysteriums that you’d never partake of. And when limited-edition sneakers are immediately sold out just minutes after release, you don’t flinch at paying a $1,000 premium for impossible to get $150 shoes. If this describes you or a friend you plan on…

Neurological care in England criticised by MPs’ report – BBC News

Image copyright Science Photo Library Health services for people with neurological conditions in England are not good enough, says a report from a committee of MPs. It criticises poorly co-ordinated local services, patchy hospital care and long delays in diagnosing conditions like Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy. More than four million people have a neurological condition…

Healthy Devils: Electrolyte drink recipes for biding hydrated – Arizona State University

Arizona State University Healthy Demons: Electrolyte drink recipes for biding hydrated Arizona State University Editor’s Note: This is the second installment in an ASU Now series featuring nutritious recipes demonstrated by faculty from the School of Nutrition and Health Promotion, an academic division of ASU’s College of Health Solutions. Find the first installment …

Pollution Kills An Astonishing Nine MILLION People Every Year

Pollution is killing up to 9 million people every single year across the planet. As grimly expected, most of these deaths- 92 percentage- are in middle-to-low income countries. This induces the unnatural phenomenon, which is responsible for one-in-6 deaths worldwide, more deadly than anything else, including natural disasters, famine, and war. Although drinking water contamination…