Daily Archives: November 11, 2012

Leftover Links for November 11, 2012

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Ah, you want dessert? Here are a few tasty treats. Cryptozoology is featured on CBS News this morning. Rather the same old stuff. And “living fossil” is a horrible term. Cryptozoology: The hunt for “hidden” animals – CBS News. No surprise here. BBC Has No Alien Contact Policy: DNews Nugget : Discovery News. Here is…

Wild mushrooms proved deadly

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2 dead after eating soup with poisonous mushrooms – latimes.com. Two residents of a senior living facility in Loomis, Calif., died after eating a meal that contained wild mushrooms picked on the property, officials said. The women, who were residents of Golden Age Villa, fell ill Friday and were taken to an area hospital, where…

Boiron produces flawed study on homeopathy treatment for migraine in children

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Boiron Laboratories, a world leader in homeopathic medicine manufacturing, has published a study regarding homeopathic treatment of migraine in children. What would you expect the conclusions to be? But, of course! The results of this study demonstrate the interest of homeopathic medicines for the prevention and treatment of migraine attacks in children. A significant decrease…