By SaintPetersBlog, Guest Author, Special to EyesOnNews.com, June 10, 2015 – This is a story about pediatric cancer clusters in Florida. It begins in Durham, N.C., at Duke University, where Dr. David Banks is a professor in the Department of Statistical Science. In 2013 Dr. Banks was the new editor of Statistics and Public Policy, a journal of the American Statistical Association. In early February, Banks gave a speech to the Florida Chapter of the ASA at the University of West […]
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By Weizmann Institute of Science, via Yale Health, June 5, 2015 – Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death worldwide, responsible for some 1.59 million deaths a year. That figure is due, in part, to the fact that the cancer often returns after what, at first, seems to be successful treatment. And the recurring cancer is often resistant to the chemotherapy and other drugs that originally drove it into remission. According to new research by the Weizmann Institute’s Prof. Yosef […]
By Mayo Clinic, Special to EyesOnNews.com, June 4, 2015 – PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, Wis. — You may not think that summer and stress go together, but they often do. Routines change frequently, and downtime can lead to complaining and sibling squabbles. Summertime events, such as graduations, family reunions and vacations, come with their own set of stressors. So, what can you do to stress less and have more fun this summer? Dixie Jackson, behavioral health specialist at Mayo Clinic Health System, […]
By Jose Lambiet, GossipExtra.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, June 1, 2015 – JUPITER ISLAND — A company owned by Canadian singer Celine Dion‘s cancer-stricken husband Rene Angelil just obtained a $35 million-mortgage! And it’s using the chanteuse’s Jupiter Island home as collateral, according to records obtained by Gossip Extra. The huge balloon mortgage, which is due to be fully reimbursed by Dec. 31, 2019, was secured by National Bank of Canada with Dion’s three mansions. There’s also a $20 million-behemoth in Vegas […]
By Dan Lewis of BrwrdHealth For EyesOnNews.com, May 30, 2015 – At Wednesday’s Broward Health Board Meeting (May 27/2015), it was announced that corporate counsel Sam Goren, named partner of the highly respected governmental law firm of Goren, Cherof, Doody & Ezrol, P.A., , had given notice that he would resign as Broward Health’s corporate counsel. No reason was given for this sudden resignation but it appeared to have been seemingly orchestrated by CEO Dr. El Sanadi and Board chairperson David DiPietro. Following […]
By Mayo Clinic, Special to EyesOnNews.com, May 24, 2015 – There are heroes in every war and Captain Matthew Bacik is certainly one of those. He was in the elite U.S. Army Ranger Regiment, honored with three Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star Medal, but he left active duty when an ambush in Iraq resulted in a below-the-knee amputation. Today, however, because of a new device tested at Mayo Clinic, he’s walking, running and standing tall.
By Dan Lewis of BrwrdHealth For EyesOnNews.com, May 21, 2015 – I’ve taken a little time since my last post to talk with a few Broward Health Board members, some senior Broward Health physicians, and some notably well informed people who work for or with Broward Health. The consensus picture they paint of Dr. Nabil El Sanadi’s first 5 months as CEO is peppered by his apparent arrogant administrative miss-steps, ‘discretionary’ spending seemingly more befitting a drunken sailor, a rumored lack of […]