Interview with Social Worker and Counselor Mariann Arcari Rubin

This interview is one in a series of expert interviews on the AccessRx.com blog. We add new interviews on a regular basis. Please see our complete list of insightful interviews 1. How are the personal relationships of someone with self-esteem ...

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Gulf Seafood Currently Passes Sniff Tests and Lab Tests

Every day, samples of seafood from near the Gulf oil spill are being tested by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Through today, none of the samples had tested positive in ...

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Obama Prepared to Release New Plan for AIDS/HIV

President Obama will announce a new AIDS/HIV plan at a press conference tomorrow. A report with Obama’s objectives was leaked to the media on Monday:  to reduce the number of new HIV cases by 25 percent within five years, to ...

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FDA Approves First Implantable Eye Telescope for Macular Degeneration

Extremely encouraging results from two clinical trials at 28 opthalmic centers have led the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to approve the first-ever implantable telescope for end-stage macular degeneration – severe vision loss or blindness due to a disorder ...

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Interview with Psychologist and Author Dr. Sandra Levy Ceren – Using Cognitive Behavioral Techniques for Social Anxiety

This interview is one in a series of expert interviews on the AccessRx.com blog. We add new interviews on a regular basis. Please see our complete list of insightful interviews 1. You specialize in helping people discover what they should ...

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Cancer Death Rates Continue to Decrease in U.S.

A decline in the rate of cancer deaths in the United States continued in 2007, the latest year for which data is available. The new statistics were released by the American Cancer Society. The decline in annual cancer deaths started ...

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Heat Waves Cause Nationwide Injuries – How to Avoid and Treat Them

The ability to steer clear of heat exhaustion and heat stroke is rooted in common sense: drink plenty of water and stay out of the sun for extended periods. This sounds easy enough to do, but every summer, tens of ...

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Men Who Take ED Pills Twice as Likely to Have an STD

Sex after the age of 40 is not necessarily safe for men who use erectile dysfunction (ED) medications, according a study that looked at the medical records of 1.4 million men over that age. The study showed that men who ...

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Interview with Neuro-psychologist Dr. Michelle Conover – Relationships and Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders or Attention Deficit Disorders

This interview is one in a series of expert interviews on the AccessRx.com blog. We add new interviews on a regular basis. Please see our complete list of insightful interviews 1. How might the relationships of people with Mood Disorders, ...

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Scientists Learning More About Sugar’s Role in Hypertension

A new study states that people need to pay attention to both sugar and salt in order to avoid high blood pressure (hypertension). The study targeted a specific kind of sugar – fructose – and concluded that consuming more than ...

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