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A Superbug Resistant to 26 Antibiotics Has Killed a Woman in Nevada
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, Superbugs, CDC, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Antibiotic resistance, Nevada, illness, humans, health, research, warning, treatment, protection, medicine, disease, drugs, healthcare )

Cat
- 4 days ago - gizmodo.com
My worst nightmare has come true. Fifteen years ago, US public health officials declared that infections resistant to antibiotics could become a major threat. That threat, it seems, has arrived.
Smart Watches Can Detect Illness, Diabetes, and Disease - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, illness, prevention, health, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Glenn
- 4 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
According to a new study, your smart watch will be able to detect lyme disease, oxygen deprivation, illness, and diabetes.
You Should Never Wear Shoes Inside the House, and This Is Why
Health & Wellness  (tags: university of arizona, bacteria, shoes, feces, disease, health, interesting, research )

Lone
- 14 days ago - rare.us
A study done by the University of Arizona found an average of 421,000 different bacteria on shoes. Coliforms, a bacterial indicator of the level of sanitation of foods and water (and universally present in feces), were detected on the bottoms
Rare Superbug Gene Discovered on U.S. Pig Farm
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, risks )

Rob
- 42 days ago - nbcnews.com
Researchers have found a rare and frightening superbug gene on a U.S. pig farm.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Muscular Dystrophy to Be Added to the Agent Orange Registry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthcare, protection, health, disease, Agent Orange, registry )

Cal
- 68 days ago - change.org
include Muscular Dystrophy as being caused by aggravation due to exposure to Agent Orange to the Agent Orange Registry.
Daily Cute: Naked Parrot Gets Cozy in Donated Sweaters (Video!)
Offbeat  (tags: naked, parrot, beak, feather, disease, awesome-wingsome video )

Barb
- 69 days ago - care2.com
Rhea the lovebird suffers from psittacine beak and feather disease, but that doesnâEUR(TM)t mean sheâEUR(TM)ll be cold this winter. What an enviable sweater collection!
McDonald's: Put Antibiotics Out to Pasture! PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, disease, health, anticbiotics, McDonalds, protection, humans, safety, research )

Cal
- 97 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Tell McDonaldâEUR(TM)s to stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by cutting the use of medically important antibiotics in its global beef, pork and poultry supply chains.
SIGN NOW! Get Carcinogenic Refined Palm Oil Out of Our Food!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, PALM OIL PRODUCTS, health, disease, healthcare, research, protection, humans, government, news, study, food, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 99 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Food safety experts are warning of palm oilâEUR(TM)s health risks: the refined oil contains contaminants that can cause cancer and organ damage. Toddlers and children are especially vulnerable. Tell the EU to act...
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
- 118 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
- 123 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
- 127 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
- 128 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
- 147 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
- 179 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.
 

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