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7 years ago
Missoulian: Medical Marijuana Advocate Kills Herself US Politics & Gov't  (tags: medical marijuana )

Mark
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- 1 hour ago - missoulian.com
Robin Prosser, a Missoula woman who struggled for a quarter century to live with the pain of an immunosuppressive disorder, tried years ago to kill herself. Last week, she tried again. This time, she succeeded.
7 years ago
County Shuts School System Over ‘Superbug’ Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, illness, risk, health, children, superbug )

Mamabear
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- 58 minutes ago - msnbc.msn.com
PIKEVILLE, Ky. - An eastern Kentucky school district with one confirmed case of antibiotic-resistant staph infection plans to shut down all 23 of its schools Monday, affecting about 10,300 students, to disinfect the facilities
7 years ago
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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Caused By Genetic Mutations in the Brain Health & Wellness  (tags: cfs, cfids, me, maybe fm, brain, genetic mutations, central nevervous system, not the whole storyillness, disease )

Sunshine
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- 31 minutes ago - fms-help.com
They are as impaired as people with multiple sclerosis or AIDS or who are undergoing chemotherapy for cancer," Reeves said. "They don't die, but they are severely debilitated
8 years ago
Massage: It's Real Medicine Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, doctors, health, healthcare, treatment )

Amy
Amy has received 5 new, 18 total stars from Care2 membersAmy has been awarded 63 butterflies for taking action at Care2
- 7 hours ago - cnn.com
The medical world is recognizing the benifits of massage for everything from insomnia to fibromyalgia. Studies show that massage may decrease stress hormone cortisol while raising serotonin and dopamine as well as increasing delta waves during sleep.
8 years ago
Plenty of Sleep Reduces Chance of Heart Attacks Health & Wellness  (tags: heart attack, sleep, nap )

Mike
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- 1 hour ago - newscitech.com
A new Harvard School of Public Health study indicates that there’s more than just olive oil and red wine keeping heart disease rates down in Mediterranean countries. There’s the naps, too.
8 years ago
Study Closes In On Genes That May Predispose Some People To Severe Depression Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Depression, Genes )

June
June has received 89 new, 1045 total stars from Care2 membersJune has been awarded 574 butterflies for taking action at Care2June has 828 Golden Notes.
- 4 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
Some people appear to be genetically predisposed to developing severe depression, but researchers have yet to pin down the genes responsible. Now, a specific region rife with promise has been located on one chromosome by a consortium
8 years ago
Find Yields Further Insight Into Causes Of Parkinson's Disease Health & Wellness  (tags: )

Daria
Daria has received 106 new, 3215 total stars from Care2 membersDaria has been awarded 994 butterflies for taking action at Care2Daria has 1 Golden Notes.
- 15 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
In humans, a dearth of the neurotransmitter dopamine has long been known to play a role in Parkinson's disease. It is also known that mutations in a protein called parkin cause a form of Parkinson's that is inherited.
8 years ago
Who Is Right: Medical Doctors Or Natural Health Promoters? Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, natural, medical, doctors, allopathic, natural, plants )

Emmanuel
Emmanuel has received 14 new, 14 total stars from Care2 membersEmmanuel has been awarded 10 butterflies for taking action at Care2Emmanuel has 8 Golden Notes.
- 16 hours ago - abcarticledirectory.com
There is often a sharp divide in between the allopathic health community and the naturopathic health community? In other words, the Medical Doctors and the Natural Health Professionals often seem to disagree fundamentally. Which is right?
8 years ago
Acute Exercise Helps Prevent Diabetes Health & Wellness  (tags: health )

Margaret
Margaret has received 1 new, 1 total stars from Care2 membersMargaret has been awarded 1 butterflies for taking action at Care2Margaret has 2 Golden Notes.
- 18 hours ago - upi.com
A University of Missouri-Columbia study says as little as 15 minutes a day of acute exercise can help prevent and fight diabetes.
8 years ago
Campaign Will Seek To Limit Physicians' Contact With Pharmaceutical Companies Business  (tags: PrescriptionDrugs, PharmaceuticalCompanies, ethics )

Moondance
Moondancer has received 136 new, 143 total stars from Care2 membersMoondancer has been awarded 16 butterflies for taking action at Care2Moondancer has 53 Golden Notes.
- 20 hours ago - kaisernetwork.org
The consumer advocacy group Community Catalyst and the Institute on Medicine as a Profession, a research group at Columbia University, plan to launch a campaign that will seek to limit the number of meals and other gifts that physicians accept
8 years ago
No Sleep Means No New Brain Cells Science & Tech  (tags: sleep, brain )

Dragonque
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- 1 day ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Missing out on sleep may cause the brain to stop producing new cells.
8 years ago
500 Cosmetics Firms Agree to Remove Harmful Ingredients Society & Values  - 2 days ago - freep.com
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Katie
Katie has received 6 new, 19 total stars from Care2 membersKatie has been awarded 462 butterflies for taking action at Care2Katie has 10 Golden Notes.

More than 500 companies have signed agreements to eliminate potentially unsafe ingredients in their cosmetic and body care products, a national health and environmental coalition said Thursday.
8 years ago
Video: Vaccination - the Hidden Truth   video Healthy Living  - 3 minutes ago - video.google.com
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Hilary
Hilary has been awarded 49 butterflies for taking action at Care2Hilary has 7 Golden Notes.

Five medical doctors and other researchers, reveal what is really going on in relation to illness and vaccines.With so much government and medical promotion of vaccination for prevention of disease, the video is devoted to presenting the other side.
8 years ago
South Dakota Nurse Midwife Lobbies To Change Law Healthy Living  - 53 minutes ago - webwire.com
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Ryvre
Ryvre has received 45 new, 1658 total stars from Care2 membersRyvre has been awarded 276 butterflies for taking action at Care2Ryvre has 5 Golden Notes.

Certified Nurse Midwives bring midwifery care in South Dakota into the 21st Century with House Bill 1267.
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8 years ago
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Aachen Scientists Develop a "Smart Wheelchair" Science & Tech  - 19 minutes ago - dw-world.de
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Corinne
Corinne has received 25 new, 44 total stars from Care2 membersCorinne has been awarded 191 butterflies for taking action at Care2Corinne has 7 Golden Notes.

Scientists at Aachen's Technical University have developed a high-tech wheelchair to provide added independence to severely handicapped people both inside and outside of home. Joystick-controlled wheelchairs have been