Tricounty News

New Biotech Site Sparks Hope for Cancer Treatments

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - The latest victory in the Myriad Genetics case in Australia, allowing Myriad Genetics to patent isolated DNA, has sparked new debate over the development of new drugs to treat cancer. At the forefront of a grass roots movement in this debate is Viratech Corp. (OTC: VIRA), which claims to have the first open source biotech research...

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Tis the Season to Make the Switch to Long-Lasting LED Holiday Lights

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Whether yours twinkle in multiple colors or sparkle in all white, holiday lights are a must-use element in nearly all homeowners' seasonal decorating schemes. And those lights -- once reserved for the tree -- have migrated to multiple spots both inside and outside the home. According to the American Lighting Association (ALA), while...

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Quench Your Thirst, Balance Your Body's pH

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Balance: it's important in life, and it's important to your health. You may not realize it, but balance is literally what keeps you alive -- and it all comes down to a lesson you probably learned in junior-high-school science. In life, everything falls on a scale of things that are acidic and things that are alkaline. The balance...

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Take Your Multivitamin to Control Diabetes

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - For people with diabetes, taking a multivitamin every day can mean much more than a little protection against the common cold. Research is finding that multivitamins can be the first line of defense against many different types of infections, including respiratory infections and influenza. "Once a person with diabetes gets an...

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Don't Be Embarrassed to Discuss It

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Do you or someone you know take a medication to alleviate a condition like chronic pain, or perhaps to treat high cholesterol or high blood pressure? Well, while treating your issue, the medication may also cause a side effect that many of us don't want to talk about... constipation. That's right, while your medication can...

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