Womb Transplants Given Go-ahead in the UK

Doctors have been granted approval to carry out the UK’s first 10 womb transplants, following the success of the procedure in Sweden. The go-ahead has been given by the Health Research Authority – as part of a clinical trial – which launches in the spring. Around one in 7,000 women are born without a womb,…

Ebola Patient Dr Kent Brantly Arrives in the USA

NBC News: A person in a hooded white protective suit with was helped out of an ambulance by a person in heavier protective gear on Saturday at the Atlanta hospital where an American doctor who contracted Ebola while working with a charity organization in Liberia arrived for treatment Saturday afternoon. Dr. Kent Brantly — the…

South African X-ray Machine Steals Show in ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

It showed on the telly last night. The Lodox produces the lowest levels of radiation of any other X-ray machine, and is used in 11 hospital trauma units across the country, mostly at government hospitals. While other machines might take 20 minutes to X-ray a critically injured patient, the Lodox takes only seconds. The machine…

Belief in God Improves the Outcome in Treatment for Psychiatric Illness

According to a Harvard study: Belief in God significantly improves the outcome of those receiving short-term treatment for psychiatric illness, a recent study conducted by the Harvard Medical School researchers has concluded. In the study, published in the current issue of Journal of Affective Disorders, Dr. David Rosmarin, a clinician at McLean Hospital and instructor…

What Killed Herod the Great?

In the Montreal Gazette: Jerusalem — If hockey is Canada’s national sport, archeology is Israel’s.  Wherever one walks, one treads on history; wherever one drives, one travels  through history. Whenever one talks — well, consider for example a recent phone  call I made to my daughter arranging to pick her up: “I’ll take the Valley…

Monstrous

In the country that used to be England, the weak are now to be murdered by thirst at the behest of bean counters.  Coming soon to a post-Christian state near you. Source:  Mark Shea