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One of the most important parts of medical science in pregnancy has been showing the effects of the maternal environment on the developing child. (Click the picture to read more.)

Vinpocetine - Experiments with vinpocetine indicate that it can dilate blood vessels, enhance circulation in the brain, improve oxygen utilization, make red blood cells more pliable, and inhibit aggregation of platelets (Kiss 1996). Vinpocetine may even have antioxidant properties (Orvisky 1997). Mostly used for dementia and strokes, but I see evidence that it could help with brain fog in CFS/Fibro too.

from The Truth About Cancer

The Silent Brain Destroying Cancer Causing Ingredient Hidden In Your Food

from Forbes

Childhood Cancer: Where's The Money?

Childhood Cancer: Where's The Money? - Forbes This article is from 2008 but to this day childhood cancer continues to be appallingly underfunded in context with the amount of cancer-related philanthropy that goes on every year.

The American Diabetes Association is lowering the Body Mass Index (BMI) cut point at which it recommends screening Asian Americans for type 2 diabetes AAAS

An epilepsy blood test measures the amount of the hormone prolactin in the blood. It helps determine whether a seizure was caused by epilepsy or another disorder. Researchers reviewed all of the published studies on the prolactin blood test and found it may be useful in certain situations in determining whether an epileptic seizure occurred in adults and older children with unexplained seizures.

from ABC News

Scans Reveal Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia Patients

Scans Reveal Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia Patients....even more proof that Fibro is real!