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OPINION: The Fight Against the Long-Term Effects of Child Hunger Reaches Fever Pitch
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, child hunger, education, health, humanrights, government, ethics, politics, sadness, world, children, activists )

Cal
- 29 days ago - ipsnews.net
Often beginning in the womb as poverty-stricken mothers live hand-to-mouth, stunting can be a lifelong affliction. Studies show it is linked to poor cognition and educational performance,
Cancer, Patented ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, Myriad cancer gene patent, risks, business, consumers, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 28 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Myriad, a US biotech company, just faced off against an Australian woman with breast cancer and won.
Procter & Gamble: We Want Cosmetics Without Cancer ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, cosmetics, protection, women )

Cher
- 24 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics found cancer-causing chemicals in a number of cosmetics made by Procter & Gamble (P&G), including their Cover Girl blushes, mascara and eye shadows, Olay anti-aging creams, Max Factor mascara, and more
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: 8 Chain-Restaurant Meals That Aren't as Healthy as They Seem
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit, study, research, interesting, health )

Cal
- 29 days ago - takepart.com
At some establishments, lettuce wraps, grilled chicken, and turkey aren't always better for you.
Texas Patient Confirmed as First Ebola Case Diagnosed in US
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola Hits US, Ebola, Texas, CDC, treatment, warning, safety, illness, health, disease, protection, news, medicine )

Carrie
- 24 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A Texas man just back from West Africa has been confirmed as having the first case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the U.S. Authorities with the CDC revealed the finding Tuesday, a day after the unidentified patient arrived at a Dallas hospital with...
Worried About Ebola? The Climate Poses a Bigger Danger to Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: British Medical, Journal, world, environment, Ebola, climate change, health, humans, news, research, risks, warning )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - alternet.org
Ebola may be more dramatic, but climate change is a bigger threat to public health. That's the conclusion of the British Medical Journal (BMJ), a weekly peer-reviewed medical journal, publishing since 1840. This week it ran an editorial calling on...
New Study Confirms That Respiratory Patients Benefit From Using the Lung Flute
Health & Wellness  (tags: COPD, treatment, lung flute, illness, interesting, humans, research, society, health, medicine, news )

Carrie
- 24 days ago - gizmag.com
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, is one of the most common causes of death in the US. Often the result of smoking, it's characterized by a restriction of the airways.
What's Happening to the Birds?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, birds, concept, discovery, environment, health, insects, research, study, world, eco-friendly, health, interesting, sustainable, technology )

Kathy
- 29 days ago - ensia.com
Following in Rachel Carson's footsteps, a new generation of scientists investigates a new generation of pesticides.
Hospital 'Dropped the Ball' With Ebola Patient's Travel History, NIH Official Says (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Dallas Texas, hospital mistake, disease, illness, humans, risks, safety, warning, society, health, protection, prevention, ethics, healthcare, news )

Carrie
- 23 days ago - cnn.com
"A travel history was taken, but it wasn't communicated to the people who were making the decision. ... It was a mistake. They dropped the ball," said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Organic Foods Found to Have Less Toxic Cadmium Than Conventional Crops
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, food, green, health, organic, protection, sustainable, world )

Kathy
- 23 days ago - treehugger.com
This summer, a large meta-study published in the British Journal of Nutrition gathered together data from hundreds of studies comparing conventional and organic crops. The authors conclude that organic foods have higher levels of antioxidants and less pes
Our Voice for a GM Free Britain
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOS, health, humans, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 27 days ago - gmfreeme.org
It only takes a few minutes to add your face and your voice to our gallery of everyday activists who are calling for a better food future.
CDC Confirms First Case Of Ebola In The US
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, US, Africa, Outbreak, Medicine, Health, CDC, Centers For Disease Control )

Brian
- 24 days ago - businessinsider.com
"While the ongoing epidemic in West Africa made an eventual imported Ebola case likely, the risk of an actual outbreak in the US is very low since our healthcare system is much more advanced."
What a Shaman Sees in A Mental Hospital
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, health, illness, humans, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment )

Tonya
- 28 days ago - earthweareone.com
Mental disorder, behavioral disorder of all kinds, signal the fact that two obviously incompatible energies have merged into the same field," says Dr. Somé.
   

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