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Has Fair Trade Been Forgotten?

According to the Guardian, Fairtrade Foundation sales are beginning to slip after 20 years of the organizationís presence. The UK-based company predicts that this fall is because of an increase in pur…


Watch Elizabeth Warren Slam GOP Planned Parenthood Attack

"Do you have any idea what year it is? Did you fall down, hit your head and think you woke up in the 1950s or the 1890s? Should we call for a doctor?" - Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D -MA) speaking to Repub…


Is There Gender Bias In the Healthcare Industry?

Womenís health issues have a long history of being ignored, or misdiagnosed, by medical professionals.† For instance, female hysteria was the first mental disorder attributed solely to women (thanks …


10 Life-Threatening Mistakes You Might Make With Your Doctor

With our health care system as broken as it is, itís easy for patients Ė myself included Ė to fall into the role of victim and blame others when things donít go our way. But are you doing what you can…


5+ Things To Know Before Getting a Mammogram

Ahhh being a woman. It comes with many joys and unique talents. It also comes with extra bodily issues that men rarely have to deal with. Like a monthly cycle. Or child birth. Or the fear of losing ou…


3 Reasons Health Insurance Could Rock Your World

UPDATE: The health insurance marketplace is officially open! If you haven't been able to afford insurance in the past, now is the perfect time to†read upand†sign up. Weíve told you some reasons…


Is Your Doctor Lying to You?

Is your doctor being completely honest with you? Are you sure? A new study, led by researchers from Harvard Medical School, indicates that some doctors refuse to tell their patients the whole truth…


Should Employees Pay More if They’re Unhealthy?

There is a major change brewing in health care. Many people are realizing the benefit of shifting the focus from treatment of diseases to prevention. The reason is clear; it's not only better to stay …


Is There Scientific Proof We Can Heal Ourselves?

In my first TEDx talk,†The Shocking Truth About Your Health, I introduced the idea that optimal health requires not just a good diet, daily exercise, and plenty of sleep, but also healthy relationship…


Has The Health Care Industry Lost Its Moral Compass?

Medicine is filled with good people doing the best they can to operate in a bad system. In my experience, most people in the health care industry are doing their jobs well. They just donít realize tha…


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