Archive: 09/07/2010

FDA review spotlights heart risk of diabetes pill

(AP) -- A review by federal health scientists reinforces potential ties between the diabetes pill Avandia and heart attack and death, opening the door for government action, including a possible withdrawal of the once blockbuster ...

dateJul 09, 2010 in Medications
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The eyes have it for perfect predator

( -- The most striking feature of jumping spiders is their arsenal of big eyes. In contrast to web-building spiders, they rely on their excellent vision to actively hunt and catch their insect prey. New research ...

dateJul 09, 2010 in Plants & Animals
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