Henry A. Giroux | Neoliberalism and the Machinery of Disposability
At the heart of the oppression experienced by young people and others are ideologies, modes of governance, and policies that embrace a pathological individualism, a distorted notion of freedom, and a willingness both to employ state violence to ...
Truth-Out - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 06:30

Telling My Kids I'm Going to War by Nick Willard
“But as from today we begin a self-cleansing process.” “Jews should not be worried,” he said. .... and/or uncle's race-baiting Facebook comments. Instead, we get this sad little playlet that feels like it was plagiarized from the Onion, featuring a ...
Daily Beast - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 02:45

New possible target to combat muscle wasting
Presence of DOR (red) in mouse muscle fiber. The picture shows autophagosomes (green) that start autophagy and DOR (red), which is involved in the process. Credit: D Sala, IRB. The pathological atrophy of skeletal muscle is a serious biomedical problem ...
Medical Xpress - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:15

Identified a new possible target to combat muscle wasting - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:03

The fear of losing power feeds insanity…
The recent conflict between the government and the Constitutional Court concerning the lifting of the ban on Twitter has revealed to what degree the government's pathological stance vis-à-vis the issue of the rule of law has reached. Prime Minister ...
Today's Zaman (blog) - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 01:03

Puma drug better than Herceptin in HER2 breast cancers: trial
About 39 percent of HER2 patients given a combination of neratinib and chemotherapy achieved a "pathologic complete response," compared with 23 percent of women treated with chemo and Herceptin. Pathologic complete response, or pCR, means there is ...
Reuters India - Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:37

Policy changes urgently needed as millions to start receiving early label of ...
"The new concept of Alzheimer's disease, as a spectrum of diseases ranging from people with pathological biomarkers but no symptoms, to those with advanced dementia, raises many ethical and policy-related questions for individuals and society as to how ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:06

New discovery opens door to development of new treatments that stop ...
... has shown that pathological forms of the α-synuclein protein present in deceased patients with Parkinson's disease are able to initiate and spread in mice and primates the neurodegenerative process that typifies this disease. The discovery ... - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 05:00

Research shows that a human protein may trigger the Parkinson's disease
Medical Xpress - Wed, 09 Apr 2014 05:22

Novel Mayo technique improves outlook for breast cancer surgeries
Mayo's unique method of pathologic evaluation when removing cancerous tumors from breast tissue — a lumpectomy — is so effective that just 3 percent of patients require a second surgery to track down missed cancer cells, according to a study released ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:49

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