ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending Dec. 12, 2014:

Old And Overmedicated: The Real Drug Problem In Nursing Homes Read article here

We may be able to reverse signs of early Alzheimer’s disease Read article here

ER doctor discusses role in Ebola patient’s initial misdiagnosis Read article here

Disrupting Cancer Read article here

If Slow Is Good For Food, Why Not Medicine? Read article here

For Women With Dense Breasts, More Mammograms May Not Be The Answer Read article here

Patients Prescribed Narcotic Painkillers Use More of Them for Longer, Study Finds Read article here

Opioid painkillers used in dangerous combinations Read article here

Pharmacy error led to patient death, hospital confirms Read article here

Whooping Cough Back With a Vengeance in California Read article here

Another Way Canned Foods Can Harm Your Health Read article here

Too Much Radiation? Breast Cancer Patients May Get More Than They Need Read article here

What The 10 Healthiest States In America Have In Common Read article here

‘MSSNG’ Project Aims for Autism Breakthrough Read article here

A Crowd Of Scientists Finds A Better Way To Predict Seizures Read article here

Special K, a Hallucinogen, Raises Hopes and Concerns as a Treatment for Depression Read article here

Breast cancer prevention drug gives lasting protection, study finds Read article here

 

Study: Is Sugar Worse For Blood Pressure Than Salt? Read article here

Baby infected in birthing pool died of Legionnaire’s disease Read article here

A Type of Childbirth Some Women Will Fight For Read article here

A friend gave her an antibiotic; now she’s fighting for her life Read article here

 

‘Superbugs’ to Kill More Than Cancer by 2050 Read article here

New HPV Vaccine Broadens Cancer Protection Read article here

 

New guidelines for treating tinnitus, or ringing in the ears Read article here

Should you get flu shot if only 50 percent effective? Read article here

On Trial: The Nurse Who Wouldn’t Force-Feed at Gitmo Read article here

 

 

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