Category Archives: Medical

Major First Amendment Lawsuit Challenges Censorship of Dietary Advice

WEB RELEASE: May 30, 2012 CONTACT: Bob Ewing (703) 682-9320 Arlington, Va USA.—Can the government throw you in jail for offering advice on the Internet about what people should buy at the grocery store? That is exactly the claim made by the North Carolina Board of Dietetics/Nutrition. And that is why today diabetic blogger Steve […]

Dictionaries, looking up and referencing

From time to time, I sometimes wonder about words and the meaning or, let just say, exact meaning of a word; just so that I’m sure that I am not misunderstanding what I’m reading. My wife is also still submitting work and so, I have a list of friends that I run to for quick […]

Algae genes could restore sight in the blind – By Richard Alleyne

Originally published on 14 April, 2011. Blind people may have their sight returned thanks to a light sensitive gene taken from algae, claims scientists. Researchers believe they may be able to replace damaged cells in the retina with similar ones found in algae. The technique has worked in mice and now scientists believe they can […]