cervical cancer Articles
Should You Worry About Your Birth Control Pill?
Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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After their introduction in the 1960s, it was noticed that women on OCPs were developing blood clots in their legs and having heart attacks and strokes at higher rates. Newer generations of OCPs came with reduced doses of hormones, which lessened the risks. So at this point in OC... Read more
What Pregnant Women Need to Know About Cervical Cancer
Monday, January 28th, 2013 by Linda Burke-Galloway
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January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and a great time to revisit some facts about this very treatable disease. According to the Office of Womens Health, each year approximately 12,000 women in the U.S. get cervical cancer and 1 to 3 percent of these women are pregnant. Unfo... Read more
It Seems We Are Not The Only Ones Bumping Up Against EHR Data Quality Issues. PCEHR Implications Are Worth Considering.
Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 by davidmore
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This very interesting report appeared a little while ago. Thursday, February 09, 2012 EHR Data Not Ready for Prime Time, Studies Show by Ken Terry, iHealthBeat Contributing Reporter Two new studies cast doubt on whether the data in electronic health records are reliable enough to... Read more
GlaxoSmithKline's Cervarix Under The Spotlight [Again]
Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Fresh from paying off a recent fine of 3 billion for illegally marketing it's brand of drugs, Paxil, Wellbutrin and Avandia,pharmaceuticalgiants, GlaxoSmithKline, were yesterdayembroiledin another tale of woe regarding another of their products. This time it's their widely promot... Read more
Standing Up to Bogus Scientific Claims Made By Republicans!
Friday, September 16th, 2011 by Cliffprf Mintz
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As I scientist, I find it offensive that Republican Presidential candidates like Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry are allowed to spew false claims and scientifically-wrong information to the public without a peep from the scientific community. Perhaps many scientists choose to not... Read more
Global Concerns about HPV Vaccines in London
Monday, April 25th, 2011 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Imageassociatedsource.com UK journalist Christina England has a new article up on the website 'American Chronicle' regarding HPV vaccines. Her opening paragraph sets the tone for another imformative piece of news reporting from her. She writes In March this year, the British Soci... Read more
New Zealand Prozac Case File - The Inquest, The Suppression Revealed - Part III of IV
Saturday, March 12th, 2011 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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A classic sign of psychiatry gone mad would be the deposition of one Dr. Joseph Biederman. Biederman, who has links to the promotion of psychiatric medication, was once asked the following What rank did you hold at Harvard. Full professor, he answered. Whats after that asked a la... Read more
Glaxo's Cervarix Ads Pulled!
Tuesday, January 11th, 2011 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Journalist Christina England writes about her complaint to the Advertising Standards Authority ASA regarding a bunch of adverts she saw promoting GlaxoSmithKline's Cervarix vaccine. Christine, who writes on the American Chronicle website, became so incensed when she saw these ads... Read more
Merck Taps Ken Frazier as Its New CEO--The First African American to Lead a Major Pharmaceutical Company
Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 by Cliffprf Mintz
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Merck has finally gone where no pharmaceutical company has ever gone before; it today named Ken Frazier, a Harvard-trained African American lawyer as its next CEO.Frazier, who joined Merck in 1992, became general counsel in 1992 and was promoted to President of Global Human Healt... Read more
GlaxoSmithKline Influences Experts To Boost HPV Vaccine Sales
Thursday, November 18th, 2010 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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A few days ago, the Daily Express ran an article which stated that cancer expert Professor Peter Sasieni recommended phasing out smear tests in favour of HPV testing. The opening statement in Victoria Fletchers article New Cancer Check To Phase Out Smear Tests SMEAR tests for cer... Read more
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