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We have been dedicated to bringing the San Diego community the very latest in health updates since 2005. This site is intended to be a community based, self propagating forum for education, discussion, and support of those interested in the maintenance and performance of the human body. Your involvement is encouraged. If you have a particular illness or condition that you are experiencing, we encourage you to share your experience online either in our forum or through our hosted blog. If you have a health provider that you recommend, or an information resource, we invite you to submit it to our directory. We encourage category recommendations, and site submissions. We invite you to join us in our efforts to bring quality health information to everyone.
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Latest Health News
GOP health-care plan hangs in balance as conservatives demand changes - Washi...
22 Mar 2017 at 5:44pm
GOP health-care plan hangs in balance as conservatives demand changes
The Republican health-care overhaul spearheaded by House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (Wis.) and backed by President Trump hung in the balance Wednesday, as the White House signaled at the 11th hour a willingness to rework the measure to mollify ...
White House shift to right on health care angers moderatesPolitico
House Republicans, Deeply Divided, Face Painful Choice on Health VoteNew York Times
What to Know About the Breast Implants Linked to Cancer - TIME
22 Mar 2017 at 12:46pm
What to Know About the Breast Implants Linked to Cancer
Nine women in the U.S. have died due to a rare cancer associated with their breast implants, federal officials announced on Tuesday. The U.S. Food and Drug Association (FDA) reported that as of Feb. 1, the agency had received 359 reports of a cancer of ...
FDA Links Breast Implants To Deaths From Rare Type Of CancerHuffington Post
Breast Implants Linked to Cancer: How Does It Happen?Live Science
FDA links rare cancer, 9 deaths, to te...
Pharmacy Owner Acquitted Of Murder In Meningitis Outbreak That Caused 64 Deat...
22 Mar 2017 at 11:12am
Pharmacy Owner Acquitted Of Murder In Meningitis Outbreak That Caused 64 Deaths
The owner of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy was acquitted on 25 counts of second-degree murder, but guilty of racketeering and fraud in the 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people and hurt more than 700. A jury found Barry Cadden, ...
NECC co-owner convicted in meningitis outbreakThe Boston Globe
Pharmacist convicted of racketeering, fraud in fungal meningitis outbreakCNN
Want to examine your semen? There's a device for that - The Verge
22 Mar 2017 at 11:00am
Want to examine your semen? There's a device for that
Let's say you're a guy encountering some fertility problems, and you want a hands-on approach. A new device could let you turn your phone camera into a microscope ? which would then allow you to test your semen in the privacy of your own home.
Sperm count via smartphone? Yes, it's a thing.The Boston Globe
Phone device tests male fertility with 98% accuracy, study showsWCVB Boston
Smartphone App Now Tests For Male Fertility: S...
Boy with skin disorder finds best friend in dog with same condition - Fox News
22 Mar 2017 at 8:42am
Boy with skin disorder finds best friend in dog with same condition
An 8-year-old Arkansas boy and a 14-year-old dog in Oregon diagnosed with the same skin condition met for the first time this weekend, after an anonymous donor saw a news report on their online friendship and offered to help. Carter Blanchard and a ...
The 'cool' dog helping kids with vitiligo, and Singapore's selective dating appBBC News
A Dog Helped This Little Boy Learn To Love His Spots And It's Quite Possibl...