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Health News Archive - June 12, 2008

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Food and Drug Administration officials are beginning to crack down on groups for manufacturing and marketing unpasteurized milk.

DENVER, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Clinics of Excellence (CCE), the nation's only practice-owned and physician driven network of community oncologists has announced its management slate and Board of Directors. Effective immediately, J. Ike Nicoll is President/COO of CCE.

Three British men who survived the crash of their small plane in a French forest said they were found after a five-hour search set off by a phone call home.

Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.