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Salt Doesn't Cause High Blood Pressure? Here's What a New Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, diet, HBP, salt, science, study, humans, interesting, medicine, news, nutrition )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - time.com
Sodium has long been labeled the blood-pressure bogeyman. But are we giving salt a fair shake?
Tell Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz: Switch to Organic Milk! {PLEASE SIGN, SHARE, THIS PETITION}
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, investigation, prevention, science, study, nutrition, protection, risks, diet, disease, babies, children, women, men )

Ruth
- 7 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
"Starbucks likes to tout the fact that since it stopped buying milk that contains Monsanto's rBGH growth hormone, it uses "GMO-free" milk..That may be true. But by its refusal to switch to USDA certified organic milk, Starbucks is promoting the GMO.."
Scientists Discover Soy Actually Accelerates Breast Cancer, Rather Than Preventing It
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, disease, food, health, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, study, women )

Kathy
- 7 days ago - realfarmacy.com
Previous reports by several scientists in both reputable publications and cancer foundations have stressed the importance of soy to reduce breast cancer. Meanwhile there has been plenty of research to contradict these claims and completely oppose them.
ABOUT Everyone Deserves An Informed Choice {Gmo Is Banned Is 27 Countries for Good Reason!}
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, nutrition, children, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, protection, treatment )

Ruth
- 13 days ago - nongmoproject.org
This is Important!!! Gmo are banned in 27 countries for good reason! -- and read to find out why! Please sign petitions to get gmo's banned. We all need to know for the specific needs of our loved ones and our neighbors! It is easy to be swayed.
WHO Aims to Use Ebola Survivors' Blood to Boost Patients' Immunity
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, death, healthcare, Ebola, research, treatment, africa )

Naoko
- 13 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Desperate to restore hope amid the Ebola crisis, the World Health Organization said Friday it would accelerate the use of experimental treatments and vaccines to contain the expanding epidemic in West Africa.
7-Year-Old Girl Receives Rare Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, ovarian cancer, health, illness, news, risks, society, women, treatment, interesting, disease )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - wwlp.com
"How is that even possible?" That's what a mother says she asked herself when her 7-year-old daughter was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, most ovarian cancers develop after menopause and is rare in women under 40.
Stand Up To Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stand Up To Cancer, disease, worldwide marathon, celebrities, canadians, americans, Good News stories, children )

BarbCat
- 15 days ago - standup2cancer.org
1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes. We can change these odds. Right now, thousands of people across the country are standing up to cancer and helping SU2C invest in the future of collaborative cancer resear
Keep Toxic New Agent Orange GMOs Off Your Plate! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxins, agent orange, disease, birth defects, Dow Chemical, gmos, food )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Dow Chemical is petitioning the EPA and USDA to approve a new Enlist GMO "Agent Orange" corn and soy to tolerate 2,4-D, a main chemical component of the Vietnam era defoliant linked to birth defects, cancer, and hormone disruption, and glyphosate...
End 7 Diseases By 2020 ACTION
World  (tags: poverty, health, disease, children, treatment, family, world )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - e-activist.com
Help reduce poverty and inequality among the world's most marginalized populations by adding your name here and asking UN Ambassador Cousens to include neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) in the Sustainable Development Goals.
Vermont Kicks the War on Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: heroine, addiction, Vermont, compassion, disease, health )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - magazine.good.is
"Addiction is, at its core, a chronic disease," he said. "We must do for this disease what we do for cancer, diabetes, heart, and other chronic illness: first, aim for prevention, and then eradicate any disease that develops with aggressive treatment."
Mother, Stricken With Alzheimer's, Has Moving Moment of Clarity With Daughter
Health & Wellness  (tags: mother, alzheimer's, clarity, daughter, disease, family, humans, society )

Lone
- 17 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
For those living around Alzheimer's sufferers, this kind of moment is rare.
CDC Director Ebola Outbreak Is Spiraling Out Of Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola Outbreak, Ebola Virus, Potential Pandemic, children, death, disease, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, warning )

Betsy
- 17 days ago - atlanta.cbslocal.com
"It is the world's first Ebola epidemic and it is spiraling out of control. It's bad now and it's going to get worse in the very near future," Dr. Frieden of the CDC told CBS News.
The World Has the Knowledge, Tools and Funds to Eliminate Ebola. Let's Do It.
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, disease, Ebola Outbreak, prevention, study, treatment, knowledge, tools, funds )

Darren
- 18 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Jim Yong Kim is president of the World Bank. Paul Farmer is the Kolokotrones University professor at Harvard University. Farmer and Kim, who are infectious disease physicians, co-founded the nonprofit organization Partners in Health.
Magnetic Detection of Malaria Shows Promise
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, disease, Malaria, magnetic, detection, parasite, illness, research, study, prevention, treatment )

Darren
- 19 days ago - scientificamerican.com
A quick method detects by-products of the parasite's growth in the blood and is more portable and less error-prone than conventional tests
Senegal Confirms First Case of Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola Outbreak, Senegal, West Africa, disease, humans, health, risks, safety, warning, prevention, illness, society, protection, treatment, medicine )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
The first case of Ebola has been confirmed in Senegal, a major hub for West Africa's business and aid community, Health Minister Awa Marie Coll Seck told a news conference on Friday.
 

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