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Doctors Don’t Tell Young Cancer Patients Chemo Makes Them Sterile Breaking News,Health

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 28, 2015   Researchers from the University of Washington (UW) published a study that shows how young cancer patients are given limited information by their doctors on options to preserve their fertility. Questionnaires were given to 459 teenagers and young adults who were diagnosed with cancer back in 2007 or 2008. The results showed that 70% of the participants were told that cancer treatments would negatively impact their fertility in later life. However, men were 2 times as likely over their female counterparts to have a discussion with their…

Experts Show Reclassification to Blame For Rise in Autism Breaking News,Health

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 27, 2015   Researchers from Penn State University (PSU) have published a study on the reason for the rise in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) explaining why there has been a spike in autism diagnosis in recent times. According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there have been a 3 fold increase in autism diagnoses in the US between 2000 to 2010. The PSU study shows that this increase is due to the psychiatric community adding more symptoms to the list of criteria for ASD while still…

Study Details How Physicians Raise Cost of Care During End Of Life Breaking News,Health

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 24, 2015   Researchers at Cornell University (CU) Research for End-Of-Life Care (RELC) have published a study on the efficacy of giving terminally-ill patients chemotherapy which could raise risks to their already failing health. The participants in the study were suffering from solid tumors and had been given a life expectancy of 6 months by their primary physician. This type of medical therapy is “not meant to cure” these patients, according to Holly Prigerson, director of CU’s RELC. However, the theory behind this practice is that the chemotherapy will…

FDA Demands New Labels: NSAIDs Cause Heart Attacks & Strokes Breaking News,Health

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 15, 2015   The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued stringent warnings about over-the-counter (OTC) pain medications such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), i.e. Advil and Aleve. Heart attacks or strokes are said to occur within the first weeks of taking the NSAIDs and this risk is attributed to anyone taking the OTC painkillers. Ibuprofen and naproxen have been found to increase heart attacks and strokes. The FDA has mandated new labels be made by manufacturers of the drugs to state that these OTC painkillers “cause an increased risk”…

Christians Refuse ACA Contraceptive Provision Tied to Drug Manufcturer Breaking News,Media

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 15, 2015   The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver recently ruled that Little Sisters of the Poor (LSP) must uphold Affordable Care Act (ACA) mandates that their health insurance providers subsidize not only emergency contraceptives, but also abortion services. LSP argued in court that these mandates in the ACA are an infringement of the non-profit corporation’s 1st Amendment rights and compelling LSP to “support practices that violate its core religious beliefs”. Judge Scott Matheson wrote in his ruling: “Although we recognize and respect the sincerity of plaintiffs’…

8 Senators Call For More Research into Health Benefits of Marijuana Breaking News,Health

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 14, 2015   Senator Elizabeth Warren has written a letter to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS); as well as the Office of National Drug Control Policy (NDCP) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) requesting governmental resources be used to “facilitate scientific research on the potential health benefits of marijuana when used for medical purposes.” Warren wrote: “While the federal government has emphasized research on the potential harms associated with the use of marijuana. There is still very limited research on the potential health benefits of marijuana—despite…

Public Outcry Prompts UK Gov to Investigate Adverse Effects of HPV Vaccine Breaking News,Health

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Susanne Posel ,Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | Co-Founder, Legacy Bio-Naturals July 13, 2015   The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has called for a review of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines because of reports concerning the adverse effects of the drug. The EMA stated: “The current review will look at available data with a focus on rare reports of two conditions: complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS, a chronic pain condition affecting the limbs) and postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS, a condition where the heart rate increases abnormally after sitting or standing up, causing symptoms such as dizziness and fainting, as well as…