Archive: 10/23/2009

You might be 'fluphobic' if ...

The moment it became clear that I was on the verge of a full-blown case of the disease, I was gazing at an ATM keypad.

Oct 23, 2009
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More women choosing preventive double mastectomies

When health care worker Kathy Hajopoulos decided in 2006 to remove both her breasts when she was diagnosed with cancer in one, she became part of a growing class of women making that same decision.

Oct 23, 2009
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Navy Researchers Apply Science to Fire Fighting

A fire aboard a Navy ship can quickly become a deadly cauldron. The grim reminders of this would be the deadly fires that took place aboard the USS Forrestal in 1967 or the USS Enterprise in 1969.

Oct 23, 2009
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A serving of soy a day can help keep breast cancer away

(PhysOrg.com) -- It is estimated that 40,170 women will die from breast cancer in 2009, and while much less common in men, they are not immune to the disease. It is estimated that 1,910 diagnoses of invasive breast cancer ...

Oct 23, 2009
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