Monday, May 30, 2005

Vaccination Article

Recent published data in the medical literature suggest increasing numbers of childhood vaccines may be playing a role in the big jump in the number of cases of juvenile diabetes.

Political Expertise- An Oxymoron

NJ Assemblyman Michael P. Carroll definitively told 14 year old Emily Greatrex that stem cells would not cure her diabetes. Although he may have a strong moral stance against embryonic stem cell research, when did he become enough of a scientific/medical expert to rule out the medical possibilities of this line of study? Read about the heartbreaking results of his callous comments... click here.

Saturday, May 28, 2005

Chewable Antibiotics

Shannon Lewis has found that chewable antibiotics have only 1 or 2 carbs while regular antibiotics for kids have 4-8 carbs per dose.

We've found that checking the PDR (Physician's Desk Reference) or checking the insert on the medication usually lists out active and inactive ingredients, like saccharine and sugar.