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The former party animal who is now 'allergic' to ALCOHOL: Mother, 42, quits drinking after reaction

The former party animal who is now ‘allergic’ to ALCOHOL: Mother, 42, cuts back on drinking after being left with burns and breathing problems from unusual reaction Cass Bowman, 42, would drink ten drinks a night, multiple times a week  Her skin would go red and blotchy all over her body and face after a drink… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Implants after breast cancer risks sparking fresh disease

At a recent medical conference a colleague asked me what I thought of breast implants. The reason for her question it turned out is that she had breast ­cancer and is thinking about having breast reconstruction. Should she have a breast implant as part of that? In the light of recent findings my answer was… Read More »

J&J stock tumbles after Reuters reports it hid asbestos in talc

After a series of ups and downs in defense of its flagship Johnson’s Baby Powder, Johnson & Johnson hit renewed scrutiny Friday as Reuters reported the drugmaker knew for decades its talc powder contained cancer-causing asbestos.  Using court documents in the ongoing legal battle over J&J’s talcum powders, Reuters reported that from 1971 to the early 2000s,… Read More »