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News Rigging Has Arrived! Astroturf and Manipulation of Media Messages-TED Video About “The Fake Grass Roots” Of Big

This is a great video and if you read at the Medical Quack, news rigging has been a somewhat frequent content. To a degree, everyone is really...

Optum (United Healthcare) Buys MedExpress Urgent Care Business- 141 Full Service Clinics In 11 States–Company Advertises T

No word on how long before “rebranding” may take place with the name yet.  Optum has already been in this business to a small degree in Texas...

Pioneering Clinical Trials Using Man Made DNA to Battle Cancer, Ebola, Flue and HIV

This is exciting stuff as scientists have now been able to create DNA strands that can mimic diseases and the clinical trials involved injecting...

Because They Lied About Their Code Being Done With Eclipsys EMR Software Merger, Allscripts Agrees to Pay A $10 Million Dollar F

This is some good soap opera material here.  When this all hit, I wrote that “they lied about their code” and that turned out to be the case, it...

“RX-The Quiet Revolution”–Documentary Focuses on a Diverse Group of Doctors and Healthcare Professionals Trans

This a long documentary, 90 minutes but well worth watching.  Below the line you can read what the film is all about.  Actually you get to see...

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Feb 17 2013 by MaggyAnne
Is there any truth that if you have a crease in both ear lobes you are a heart attack waiting to happen I have diagonal creases in both ears.  They are not deep but they are there.  There is a family history of heart disease.
 
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I am 19 and have bowleg,what can i do to make my leg straight?