STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Emelie is plagued by hallucinations and nightmares. When she wakes up, she's often paralyzed, unable to breathe properly or call for help. During the day she can barely stay awake, and often misses school or having fun with friends. more...

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Australian scientist Barry Marshall plans to create a drinkable flu vaccine from a cancer bug he created that won him the Nobel Prize. Trials are slated to begin next year. more...

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Reckless Endangerment – June 17, 2011Posted in: Articles Print PDF William C. Douglass II, M.D. June 17, 2011 William C. Douglass Jr, MD Can’t get a flu shot due to an egg allergy? Researchers say you should get one anyway — even if you’re a kid who could suffer a life-ending reaction to the vaccine. And to prove their point, they say some docs have already given the shots to allergic kids, and no one has died… not yet, anyway. Since the vaccine is grown in chicken eggs, kids with egg allergies are usually given just a little bit of the shot first… and if they’re still breathing 30 minutes later, they get a little more. more...

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