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Study: Placebo Effectiveness Depends On Perceived Price

Posted On January 29, 2015

(Undated) -- A placebo might be more effective if the person taking it thinks it's expensive. That's according to a study by the American Academy of Neurology, which found that patients who thought their placebo was costly were more affected by it. Both "drugs" were simple saline shots given to people with Parkinson's disease. Researchers…

CDC Installs Cameras In Labs

Posted On January 29, 2015

(Atlanta, GA) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now has cameras in its most dangerous labs. The government agency with the task of preventing outbreaks of disease has installed 67 cameras in its highest-level bio-safety labs, to monitor employees after a recent series of mishaps. Last month, a lab employee accidentally worked with…

Vaping Advocates Defends E-Cigarettes

Posted On January 29, 2015

(Sacramento, CA) -- California's new report on the dangers of e-cigarettes isn't sitting well with vaping and anti-smoking advocates. The American Vaping Association calls the report fear-mongering propaganda.   Bill Godshall of Smokefree Pennsylvania says e-cigarettes have reduced traditional cigarette sales by more than three-billion packs in the last five years and helped millions of…

15 Chemicals Are Linked To Early Menopause

Posted On January 29, 2015

(St. Louis, MO) -- Some household chemicals may cause women to have early menopause. Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have identified 15 chemicals that may be linked to earlier menopause. The chemicals include pesticides and those found in flexible plastic products, like tablecloths, upholstery, shower curtains and garden hoses. The researchers found that…

Avoid Super Bowl Voice Strain

Posted On January 29, 2015

(Undated) -- Cheering and jeering over the big game this weekend can't hurt, right? Doctor Michael Benninger with the Cleveland Clinic says it all depends.   During the Super Bowl or any other big game, people tend to use their voices more than usual. Alcohol can also contribute to voice problems by drying out your…

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    Large Cedar Play Set w swings, 2 slides, clubhouse

    Posted on March 29, 2015
    Location: L\'burg, Bright, IN

    Large Cedar Wood Play Set with 2 swings, 2 slides…

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    Found dog

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Moore\'s Hill, Indiana

    Found white dog with a collar but no tags. Dog…