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Tumors Make Their Won Blood Vessels

Medical Discovery News | Posted 12.19.2016 | Science
Medical Discovery News

By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog It is well established that tumors can induce our own cells to form new blood in a process called angiogenesi...

Periods Are Awesome! Let's Show Them Some Bloody R.E.S.P.E.C.T!

Susie Sampson | Posted 12.15.2016 | Comedy
Susie Sampson

Periods are totally normal and natural. But for whatever reason, people find them icky to talk about. No more! When it comes to tampons and menstrual ...

You're Blood Means The World To Someone

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 11.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Rajan Thapaliya

Blood donation means an individual donating blood out of his own wish. Donating blood is the greatest self-fulfilling act. Photo: bdamauritius.com ...

Miracles and Why We're Reluctant to Own Them

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 11.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

A miracle suggests divine intervention in human affairs. Many of us tend to think that believing in miracles is unscientific. But it is science that h...

Top Ten Historic Los Angeles Fine Art Hot Spots

Gordy Grundy | Posted 09.13.2016 | Arts
Gordy Grundy

Artillery, the national contemporary art magazine with a focus on Los Angeles, is celebrating their Ten Year Anniversary in the Fall of 2016. In cel...

Blood Clots, Deep Vein Thrombosis And Pulmonary Embolism

Nabil Ebraheim, MD | Posted 08.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Nabil Ebraheim, MD

What is Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)? DVT is the formation of a blood clot (thrombus) within a deep vein. The deep veins pass through deep tissues an...

Our Curative Breath

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We can wake ourselves up by increasing our oxygen level by breathing deeply. Or conversely, we can put ourselves to sleep with a kind of meditation of shallow breathing, and repeating silently the words to the rhythmic "in" and "out" like a mantra.

More Than A Nation: A Celebration Of Americans

Jim Moore | Posted 07.05.2016 | Good News
Jim Moore

On this July 4th weekend, I'd like to take a moment to make clear just what it is I believe I'm celebrating, or, more precisely, who I believe I am ce...

Here's the Way to Cure the GOP's Trumpococcus Teapartius Infection

Marty Rudoy | Posted 05.29.2016 | Comedy
Marty Rudoy

The Donald Trump infection is a relatively new strain of superbug called trumpococcus teapartius. It is highly resistant to antibiotics or reason, so the body politic must rely on its white cells to fight off the infection.

Menstruate and Self-Hate: Fasting, Praying, Twelve-Years-Old

Zoha Qamar | Posted 06.06.2016 | Women
Zoha Qamar

My femininity is filthy, and I hate it. I hate my femininity. I hate my filth. But my femininity- that is me. I hate me. I hate my filth. I am the filth I hate.

The Blood and the Spirit

Andrew Farley | Posted 02.26.2016 | Religion
Andrew Farley

The Blood and the Spirit serve different functions. The Blood brought us forgiveness. The Spirit brought us new life and present-day counsel.

Midnight Meat Training

Kelly Hughes | Posted 02.24.2016 | Entertainment
Kelly Hughes

When you're making a movie, fake blood is fun. But real blood isn't. Back in the 80s, I worked for a butcher. One night only. My job? Cleaning blood...

The Art of Tattoo Removal: Tataway and Vincent Castiglia

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 01.19.2017 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

Tattooing is undeniably both an art form and a science. An artist draws up a sketch according to the client's vision, and with that mighty little gun, they produce what we think of as either expressive masterpieces, or perennial reminders of ideas gone horribly awry.

Bye-Bye, Blood

Susan Perloff | Posted 12.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susan Perloff

I hate giving blood. They stick the needle in, it hurts. They twist the syringe before sucking the blood out, it burns. They pull the needle out, it s...

The Art of Tattoo Removal: Tataway and Vincent Castiglia

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 12.11.2016 | Impact
Samantha Matcovsky

Carmen founded the INK (I Now Know) outreach program, designed for 'at risk' individuals who carry the tattoo of a former self. As a gesture of goodwill, Tataway removes their markings for free.

What Your Blood Type Means For Your Health

Grandparents.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.25.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Quick: What’s your blood type? If you’re scratching your head, you may be missing out on an important health clue. A spate of ...

We Are All Columbine Now

Stephen Hren | Posted 10.12.2016 | Politics
Stephen Hren

The killers march across our news feed like swirls of colorful balloons -- it's the Macy's Day parade, except these are the gunmen who storm into our schools, our movie theatres, our restaurants, and blow away our loved ones in cold blood. Then it's time for the football game.

Patrick Mancini Paints With an Incredible Cause

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 09.01.2016 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

By day, Patrick Mancini is a successful software executive at IBM. While his ability to lead people in a business context is impressive, by night, he doubles as an impassioned painter whose creations serve as the engine for a life committed to honest to goodness charity.

'Just What the Doctor Ordered'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 08.18.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

I began to wonder about my longevity when I read that researchers in the United Kingdom had created a survey that can calculate a person's chances of dying in the next five years.

No, I'm Not Going To Hide My Tampon From You

Madeline Wahl | Posted 07.24.2016 | Women
Madeline Wahl

There's no shame in being a woman and there's definitely no shame in being a woman who has a period. There's also no shame in being a woman who wants to have sex while on her period.

The Enzyme That Could Transform Transfusions

XPRIZE | Posted 07.08.2016 | Impact
XPRIZE

Blood transfusions can save lives, but not all blood is compatible. Scientists have been trying to find an efficient way to solve this problem for decades.

A Patient Walks Into a Sleep Clinic With Too Many Red Blood Cells...

Joseph Ojile, M.D., F.C.C.P., D.ABSM | Posted 06.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Joseph Ojile, M.D., F.C.C.P., D.ABSM

So let's look at the possible ties between an elevated hematocrit (the measurement of red blood cell count relative to blood volume) and sleep disorders.

Family Calls Police In Horror As Apartment Wall Starts Dripping Blood

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 06.04.2015 | Crime

"Daddy, what is that coming down the walls?" Thomas Kennedy's son asked. A mysterious red liquid was oozing down the walls of the family's home in...

This Poster Contains A Single Drop Of HIV Positive Blood

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 05.29.2015 | Healthy Living

White posters have been distributed all over São Paulo, Brazil -- and each one contains a drop of HIV-positive blood. The campaign is thanks to t...

King of Corn

Crazy Legs Conti | Posted 06.28.2015 | Weird News
Crazy Legs Conti

My Uniqlo white linen long-sleeved shirt was splattered with blood. My cigar bag also and bits of bright red speckle dotted my Sol Moscot clear frame ...