Tuesday, January 16, 2018


With children ranging from ages 2 to 29, David and Louise Turpin kept all of their children in some kind of bondage.

This terror reality came to be known after their 17 year old daughter escaped from with a cell phone device and called 911.

Neighbors that were interviewed claimed that the children looked sickly and malnourished. Some had no idea the couple had as many as 13 children living in the house steps from them. Neighbor Kimberly Milligan said, "The older kids, I thought they were like 12 because they looked so malnourished, so pale.

The Turpins are being held under $9 million each, facing charges of child endangerment and torture. Authorities found the rest of the children shackled to beds where there starved in malodorous and dark surroundings.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Last year, natural disasters ...
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Cost the US a record $306 billion. The bill is mostly due to property damage after Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. Plus wildfires on the West Coast. But don't worry, it's not like it could get worse. Oh wait...scientists say climate change could make extreme weather events like these even more intense in the future. 

Speaking of, months after Maria ...
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Knocked out the power to all of Puerto Rico, more than 40% of the island is reportedly still in the dark. And in the wake of the storm, the US territory is dealing with a major mental health crisis. 
French actress endorses letter claiming #MeToo movement leads to unjust treatment of men 
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  According to Catherine Deneuve, revered french actress, the #MeToo movement is one that has allowed for unjust consequences towards men for " flirting insistently or clumsily,” and it "infantilizes women and undermines sexual freedom", Variety reported.
  Deneuve further explained in this letter, that the movement borne of the Harvey Weinstein scandals was necessary for that because he sexually assaulted those women but the movement leaves in its wake men who "are sanctioned in their work, pushed to resign, etc., when their only wrongdoing was to touch a knee, try to steal a kiss, speak about intimate things during a professional dinner or send messages that are sexually loaded to a woman who wasn’t attracted to them,”
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  Overall, Deneuve and other notable signatories felt the need to address their stance because they felt the movement strips women of their claim to feminism and self strength in comparison to men. To them, #MeToo throws women back in time where they are seen as weak beings, they do not believe this movement shows women as formidable equals to men. Instead it seeks to prevent men from being Chivalrous, "men should have the indispensable freedom to offend and bother women" .

Tuesday, January 9, 2018


  Recently studies were conducted in Denmark, France and China where data showed that Ibuprofen may dwindle fertility in men. 
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  From observing the participants aged 18 to 35, the researchers witnessed an increase in “a condition prevalent among elderly men and associated with reproductive and physical disorders” called compensated hypogonadism.  What occurs is testosterone deficiency where both sperm and or testosterone production is hindered. 

  The effects of Short term use of  ibuprofen, like in the study where men were exposed to the OTC drug for two weeks, are reversible. However "it’s unknown whether the health effects of long-term ibuprofen use are reversible" according to study author Bernard J├ęgou, of the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research.

The video from International News dives deeper into the study, please watch:

Monday, January 8, 2018

The 'Raw water" craze
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  Business Insider reported of a new craze among mostly silicon valley elite for raw water. Raw water is "unfiltered, untreated, unsterilized spring water". 
  A company called live water is the mastermind behind introducing this new fad of drinking water and apparently stores are consistently running out of stock because of how fast raw water  is flying of the shelves.
  Now, food safety professionals are warning of what some might say are obviously dangerous side effects of consuming such a product which include susceptibility to infections such as "cholera, hepatitis A, and E. coli".
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  However, whats really surprising is how much people are willing to pay to procure this water, people pay up to $61 for a 2.5 gallon jug of water. Check out the video below by The Young Turks about Raw water:

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Special Message of Season Greetings:

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Good afternoon, 

AISM would like to wish all of our Staff, Parents, Students and friends a Merry Christmas, Happy New Year 2018 and holiday season.

We would like to acknowledge the contribution of Staff, Parents and Students to AISM this 2017.

*Walt Disney once said, ‘You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful ideas in the world, but it requires people to make the dream a reality’ This is certainly the case as AISM FAMILY*... 

The reality is that the learning experiences and projects that have taken place this year could not have happened without a great deal of commitment and support from the Staff, Parents and Students.

All the experiences of this year have contributed in some way to ensuring we offer our students the best medical education.  We believe we have a unique place for students to learn through loving and living.

Also, the success of our 2017 graduation would not be possible without Staff, Parents and Students working together collaboratively. 

To our most recent graduates/alumni – make the most of the time God has given you.  Whatever you strive for, whatever you do, whatever your desire in life give it your very best.  Make the most of it, be positive, choose to be happy and thankful for each new day.  

To our returning staff, students and families we look forward to strengthening our relationship with you and embarking on the journey of the year 2018 together. There are many exciting things set to take place for 2018.  

Merry Christmas to all and Happy New Year 2018!!! 

Sunday, December 24, 2017

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Model raises awareness about the downside of tampon use

Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is associated with the use of tampons. Model Lauren Wasser already lost part of one of her legs as a result. according to the Washington Post she will need to have her other leg amputated in the coming months, as she suffers from persistent severe pains.

  Consequently, Wasser's experiences have led to champion legislative action by Carolyn Maloney, Democratic Rep., compelling the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to investigate the safety of feminine hygiene products' ingredients.

The FDA advises that tampon makers perform microbiology tests and wait for its approval before bringing products to market. As it is, there's very little studies on the side effects and hazards of tampon usage.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

The FDA approves gene therapy for this rare form of inherited blindness...


The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a gene-therapy treatment, Luxturna, administered in injection form, that aids in curing a rare form of inherited blindness. The FDA has already approved gene therapy for certain kinds of cancer however, this marks the first time they're letting doctors experiment with the genes of people who have inherited diseases.

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