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U.S. Just Admitted That Cannabis DOES Kill Cancer Cells
Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S., cannabis, cancer, killling cancer cells, disease, health, humans, study, treatment )

Lone
- 7 days ago - healthnetlive.com
Conspiracy theorists have been saying it all along âEUR" but cannabis does apparently kill cancer cells.
PLEASE SIGN AND TAKE ACTION! Help Gemma Nuttall, 3rd Time Cancer Patient With Stage 4 Cancer in Her Brain & Lungs
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, disease, PHILANTHROPY, helping a cancer patient )

Cal
- 12 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In order to survive Gemma needs a specialist treatment which is unavailable in the UK and not covered by her insurance.
Sweet Lies: How the Sugar Industry Tricked Us Into Worrying About Fat
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, diet, sugar, fat, research, manipulation of data, study, healthcare, health, food, government )

Cal
- 16 days ago - takepart.com
Confidential documents show that an industry trade group was deeply involved in research that helped put fat at the heart of the diet debate.
Amazon Tribeswomen Escape Back to Forest After Rejecting Civilization
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Awa Tribe, Brazil, Caru, Amazon rain forest, uncontacted tribes, indigenous people, threatened tribes, logging, disease )

Judy
- 17 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Two women from a "non-contacted" Amazonian tribe contracted tuberculosis while living in a village. After treatment and recovery, the women wanted only to return to the forest, which, sadly, is threatened by loggers.
'Bagpipe Lung' Death Prompts Doctors' Warning to Musicians
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, disease, protection, prevention )

Cal
- 36 days ago - pri.org
Musicians have been warned to clean their wind instruments regularly after British doctors reported that "bagpipe lung" had killed a man who inhaled fungi growing inside his pipe
More Than a Thousand People Turn Out for Prom of Wisconsin Teen Choosing to Die
Health & Wellness  (tags: Right to Die, Jerika Bolen, spinal muscular atrophy type 2, last wish, Wisconsin, children, disease )

Nancy
- 67 days ago - usatoday.com
Jerika, a tech-savvy teen with a punk attitude and a love of alternative music, had a final wish âEUR" a special prom, a dance party for friends and family to dress in their "fancy" clothes and celebrate one more time.
How the Super-Rich Will Destroy Themselves
World  (tags: greed, income inequality, disease, pandemics, ecological collapse, terrorism )

Freya
- 74 days ago - alternet.org
The super-rich may be hastening their own demise, while taking the rest of us with them.
Zika Virus in NYC: CDC Records First Female-to-Male Transmission
Health & Wellness  (tags: zika, virus, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, environment, exercise, family, health, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

Frank
- 74 days ago - patch.com
The CDC has previously only recorded transmissions from males to females.
Texas Teen Dies From 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Swimming
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, death, disease, environment, exercise, family, water, swimming, news, nutrition, protection, research, prevention, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, medicine )

Frank
- 74 days ago - patch.com
He's the second Houston teen in less than a year to die from infection resulting from the killer amoeba, but there are preventive measures.
Study: Fruits, Veggies Will Make You Happy. No, Really 14 Tweet Email
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, disease, family, food, health, humans, interesting, news, nutrition, research, society, study, women )

Frank
- 80 days ago - nydailynews.com
Further study is needed to explain why eating fruits and veggies makes people feel good. A possible explanation is that fruits and veggies are rich in antioxidants, substances in the body that other research has linked with optimism.
Rate of Americans Dying of Heart Disease Has Plummeted By 70%
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, prevention, disease )

Glenn
- 90 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the US, but since 1969, death rates for those with the disease fell significantly.
324 Cases of Zika Virus Found in New York State
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, zika virus, health, environment, disease, family, children, healthcare, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, women )

Frank
- 90 days ago - nydailynews.com
New York's Health Department says it has identified 324 cases of Zika, all associated with travel to areas where mosquitoes are known to transmit it.
Is Dieting a Valuable Treatment for Breast Cancer?
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, diet, disease, food, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, treatment, women )

Mitchell
- 91 days ago - well.blogs.nytimes.com
Research appears to show that one's metabolic health, as impacted by weight, can impact one's potential for breast cancer!
 

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