Tag: Medicine

Safe For Mother and Child, New Method of Harvesting Fetal Stem Cells Discovered

Ed Lynn- December 5, 2017

Amniotic fluid is a protective liquid that surrounds babies as they develop in their mothers' wombs. It contains mesenchymal stem cells, which have the potential ... Read More

60% of doctors say their patients are abusive.

Ed Lynn- October 18, 2017

This story was produced in collaboration with WebMD and Medscape. Most doctors have absorbed racist, sexist, and other bigoted verbal remarks from patients under their ... Read More

Katie Halper Show: Dr. Adam Gaffney debunks 5 annoying myths used against universal health care

Ed Lynn- April 1, 2017

In this episode: Katie and designated "dude-bro" Gabe Pacheco talk about health-care, including a stealth recording of Katie's Dr. Dad, and an insightful conversation with ... Read More

Trumpcare is a disaster, and right wing attacks on CBO are desperate.

Ed Lynn- March 14, 2017

In a crippling blow that could derail Republican plans to replace Obamacare, the Congressional Budget Office Monday predicted a catastrophe, saying 24 million Americans would ... Read More

Bernie: Undocumented Should Benefit From Obamacare

Editor SCD- October 2, 2015

No, I won't call them "illegals." Bernie Sanders says the undocumented should benefit from Obamacare. If you have a problem with that, look up the ... Read More

Fiorina Misinformed About Medical Marijuana

Editor SCD- September 26, 2015

Carly Fiorina's latest lie was told to the wrong person. "I was trying to be brave," Shelly Van Winkle told ThinkProgress minutes after a tense ... Read More

Tylenol Maker Planned To Avoid Life Saving Regulation

Editor SCD- September 23, 2015

by Jeff Gerth and T. Christian Miller, ProPublica, Recently filed court documents show the makers of Tylenol planned to enlist the White House and lawmakers ... Read More

A Sergeant On A Mission To Help Soldiers With Brain Injuries

Editor SCD- September 12, 2015

http://gty.im/71395471 For those who have served in the military, you know that it's commonplace for active duty soliders to sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI). ... Read More

Scott Walker: Mandatory Ultrasounds Are ‘Cool’ And ‘Lovely’

Editor SCD- May 28, 2015

Ladieeees, you know how you love a forced transvaginal ultrasound all up in that? Well Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI) thinks they're a "cool" thing, too. ... Read More

Breastfeeding Is Natural, Stop Telling Women To Hide It

Ed Lynn- April 5, 2015

Recently, a young mother on a Virgin Australia Airlines flight was kicked off the plane while it was prepping for takeoff, taxiing on the runway. ... Read More