Archive for October, 2009

“Donated” baby foreskin used for skin grafts.

Saturday, October 17th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania (CNN) -- Adell Tomas, who lives outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, admits she has a weight problem: Ten years ago, she tipped the scales at more than 300 pounds. Because of her obesity, she developed high blood pressure, arthritis and ...

New Study: Pain as newborn alters pain perception and wiring of the brain in adulthood.

Saturday, October 10th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Science News Infant Pain, Adult Repercussions: How Infant Pain Changes Sensitivity In Adults ScienceDaily (Sep. 28, 2009) — Scientists at Georgia State University have uncovered the mechanisms of how pain in infancy alters how the brain processes pain in adulthood. Research is now ...

Prosecutor: Pediatrician molested male patients

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

How many doctors who circumcise baby boys are doing so because they LIKE to? I think this tragedy that has recently come to light begs the question.     ...