PLN Daily 03-04-11   Leave a comment

Change in PSA level does not predict prostate cancer

In the Pure Leadership trilogy series we’ve learned that any medical diagnosis is a snapshot of a moment in time and ought to be regarded as such.  Here’s more proof of why.  Screening for PSA velocity leads to many unnecessary biopsies and should be removed from screening guidelines.  Visit the Pure News Network and navigate to Other Station>Medicine>News, or click here.   

Science can now generate pluripotent stem cells from horses

This discovery opens avenue for research into new veterinary and human treatments for a range of degenerative conditions. Visit the Pure News Network and navigate to Others Station>Science, or click here.

Spending for prescriptions to control diabetes and cholesterol exceeds $52 Billion

The extent of BigPharma’s money making activity is well documented in several parts of the Pure Leadership trilogy.  Data just uploaded to the Pure News Network website indicates that spending on drugs for just two metabolic conditions was more than $50 billion in the US in 2008.  Visit the Pure News Network and navigate to Others Station>Science, or click here.

Many people are just plain mistaken about fibre sources

It may be time to re-educate those around you.  They need to know what healthy eating really means if results of recent studies are any indication.  Visit the Pure News Network and navigate to Self Station>Health>Food>News, or click here.

Spud farmers taken to task for price fixing

The banding together by farmers into cooperatives that help them maintain an adequate price for their produce is okay. When threats are used to force farmers to join the coop, it’s another story. Visit the Pure News Network and navigate to Self Station>Health>Food>News, or click here.

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