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by Claudia
Thu 25 Apr 2013 15:20
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Self-Medication in Animals
Replies: 7
Views: 9451

Re: Self-Medication in Animals

Economic Botany March 2009, Volume 63, Issue 1, pp 29-42 Four Footed Pharmacists: Indications of Self-Medicating Livestock in Karamoja, Uganda J. T. Gradé, John R. S. Tabuti, Patrick Van Damme Abstract Four Footed Pharmacists: Indications of Self-Medicating Livestock in Karamoja, Uganda.Following o...
by Claudia
Thu 25 Apr 2013 15:15
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Self-Medication in Animals
Replies: 7
Views: 9451

Re: Self-Medication in Animals

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/03/120330111027.htm Journal Reference: Michael D. Simone-Finstrom, Marla Spivak. Increased Resin Collection after Parasite Challenge: A Case of Self-Medication in Honey Bees? PLoS ONE, 2012; 7 (3): e34601 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034601 Bees 'Self-Medicate...
by Claudia
Wed 24 Apr 2013 13:47
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Bombs at Boston Marathon
Replies: 10
Views: 9174

Re: Bombs at Boston Marathon

Like so many, I followed what was going on in the news and read with interest what Martian had posted, following the link to Reddit which was fascinating and exciting to read and watch unfold as the investigation became crowdsourced to amateurs. What happened on that now deleted from public view thr...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 15:13
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Non-profit healthcare millionaires

In 2010, 20 millionaires from one non-profit hospital alone. Hospitals Dominate 6-Figure Paychecks in Pennsylvania Written by Bob Herman | April 17, 2013 Of the roughly 662 non-profit organizations in Pennsylvania that provide some type of health or human services, more than half reported individual...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 15:03
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Fired Health Insurer CEO Makes $20.6 Million in 2012

Ousted WellPoint CEO Angela Braly Made $20.6M Last Year Written by Bob Herman | April 03, 2013 Last August, former WellPoint Board Chair, President and CEO Angela Braly stepped down amid pressure from investors, but her total compensation for the year still reached $20.6 million, according to a pro...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 14:59
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Re: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us

Not bad for 6 months work: Severance for Fired CaroMont CEO Could Reach $1.2M Written by Bob Herman | April 17, 2013 Gastonia, N.C.-based CaroMont Health fired its President and CEO Randall Kelley yesterday, and the former executive could be reaping a severance package of almost $1.2 million, accord...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 14:57
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Bureau of Labor Statistics: Highest paid US jobs

BLS: Physicians Hold 9 of 10 Highest-Compensated Jobs Written by Bob Herman | April 02, 2013 Of the 10 highest-paying jobs across all U.S. industries , the top nine are related to physician specialties, according to a report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS provided employment and ...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 14:51
Forum: General Health
Topic: Physicians & Fraud - Patients Don't Know Till It's Too Late
Replies: 30
Views: 15184

Hospital CEO, CFO arrested along with 4 physicians

CEO, CFO of Sacred Heart Hospital in Chicago Arrested Written by Molly Gamble | April 16, 2013 Federal authorities have arrested Edward Novak, owner and CEO of Sacred Heart Hospital in Chicago, along with the hospital's CFO and four physicians, for allegedly participating in a kickback scheme, acco...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 14:49
Forum: General Health
Topic: Physicians & Fraud - Patients Don't Know Till It's Too Late
Replies: 30
Views: 15184

Hospital's Alleged Kickbacks to Spine Surgeons

Feds Probe Pacific Hospital of Long Beach for Alleged Kickbacks to Spine Surgeons Written by Molly Gamble | April 17, 2013 The U.S. attorney for the Central District of California is investigating Pacific Hospital of Long Beach (Calif.) for alleged kickbacks and improper payments stemming from an i...
by Claudia
Thu 18 Apr 2013 4:01
Forum: Unconventional
Topic: The Hocus-Pocus of the Salt & Vitamin C Protocol
Replies: 38
Views: 62912

Re: The Hocus-Pocus of the Salt & Vitamin C Protocol

I can't answer that, Rita. I haven't visited LNUSA in years, just went there now and pulled a search to see if this member glm1111 was still posting this crap -- and that was found to be a big affirmative.