Posts Categorized: Health Alerts

Viruses a Major Concern for World Population

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Viruses are a constant danger for the health of the majority of the world population.  While there have not been any recent viruses that have turned into pandemics, the risk is still there and world health officials continue to try and keep on top of them and prevent a worldwide epidemic. 

Cancer Risk with Cell Phones Uncertain

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With the over 90% of Americans using cell phones and over six billion users worldwide, cell phone safety is still unknown with cell phone companies stating that cell phones are safe, while some consumer groups and concerned cell phone users are not as confidant about their safety, especially from long-term use.

Is Psychiatry Out of Touch with Science?

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Is Psychiatry Out of Touch with Science?

The field of psychiatry is in need of drastic changes because psychiatrists are focusing on defining disorders by causes instead of symptoms.  Many experts are saying that psychiatry is not keeping up with the latest research and changes need to be made.