|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|
HealthCanal.com - 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 ...
News-Medical.net - 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