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Omega-6 Fatty Acids: Make Them a Part of Heart-Healthy Eating
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, food, health, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, family, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

- 1906 days ago -
The American Heart Association recommends that people consume at least 5 percent to 10 percent of calories from omega-6 fatty acids. It's recommended that the omega-6 comes from foods, not supplements.
Lines at Free Clinics Growing-New Patients Include Unemployed Workers From Middle Class
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, illness, healthcare, protection, safety )

- 1906 days ago -
Although the growing line of uninsured people at the Free Clinic of Simi Valley runs from the down-and-out to middle-class restaurateurs and graphic designers, Nora Chao stands out.She's blind, carries a cane and came to this last-resort clinic because
Proposal: Sign a Donor Card, Move Up on Transplant List
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, medicine, health, humans, illness, protection, treatment )

- 1907 days ago -
The growing list of Americans waiting for organs prompted David Undis, president of the non-profit organ donation network LifeSharers, to propose last fall that UNOS reorder the list to give preference to patients who had agreed to become organ donors bef
Green Light for US Stem Cell Work
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, ethics, health, healthcare, interesting, research, treatment, Stem Cell Research )

- 1908 days ago -
US regulators have cleared the way for the world's first study on human embryonic stem cell therapy.Since 2001 there have been limits on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research.
PM's Condition Stable After 11-Hour Long Surgery - Naresh Kadyan
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, government, healthcare, treatment )

- 1908 days ago -
May he live long & speedy recovery!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
If You're Taking These Heart/Blood-Pressure Pills, See Your Doctor SOON [!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: Heart medications, drugs, risks, healthcare )

- 1908 days ago -
A commonly prescribed combination of blood pressure drugs should not be taken together, the Heart and Stroke Foundation warned in updated blood pressure management guidelines.
Warning Issued About Vicks VapoRub
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, AlternativeMed, protection, safety )

- 1909 days ago -
Vicks VapoRub may actually inhibit breathing when used in or under the nostrils of very young children, a new study suggests
Send Obama Thanks for Overturning Gag Rule-SIGN Thank You Letter.
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, safety, women, gag rule overturned, obama, birthcontrol, womens healthcare rights )

- 1909 days ago -
The global gag rule was a threat to the health of millions of women. Clinics have closed, contraceptive supplies have dwindled, and women were left without basic and critical health care services. As a result, there were more unwanted pregnancie....
The Underlying Cause of Suicides & Homicides With SSRI Antidepressants
Health & Wellness  (tags: SSRI's KILL and damage, antidepressants, big pharma, money, doctors, eithics, bribes, deaths, adverse drug reactions, interns, doctors, healthcare, humans, children )

- 1909 days ago -
Reports of unusual, severe reactions with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant drugs (SSRIs) emerged soon after the first SSRI, Prozac, was introduced in 1988. One of my own patients, a woman with a mild depressive disorder and no history
Bush Holdovers Raid Medical Marijuana Dispensary
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, constitution, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, lies, media, obama, propaganda, republicans, SupremeCourt, terrorism, usa, culture, family, humans, health, society )

- 1909 days ago -
Top positions at the DEA are still filled by Bush cronies, who are attempting to undercut the Obama's pledge.
Equal Pay for Breadwinners: More Men Are Jobless While Women Earn Less for Equal Work
Business  (tags: bushadministration, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, iraq, lies, media, military, news, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, democrats, socialsecu )

- 1909 days ago -
"With so many men out of work, it is clear that more families are relying on women workers to make ends meet. As women increasingly take on the role of breadwinner, ensuring that they get a fair wage is taking on more urgency than ever before.....
Pfizer Said to Be Closing In on Deal for Wyeth
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, disease, healthcare, health, medicine, ethics, government, investigation, news, research, society, warning )

- 1910 days ago -
Is the long-awaited drug industry consolidation under way? That was the question Friday as word spread that Pfizer was near a deal to buy Wyeth for more than $60 billion in cash and stock.
Estrogen Pills Can Benefit Women With Metastatic Breast Cancer, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, cancer, research )

- 1910 days ago -
For breast cancer survivors, the idea of taking estrogen pills is almost a taboo. In fact, their doctors give them drugs to get rid of the hormone because it can fuel the growth of breast cancer. So these women would probably be surprised by the approac
Primary-Care Physicians Can Fill Gap In Colorectal Cancer Screening
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, cancer, research )

- 1910 days ago -
The number of people who need colonoscopies to screen for colorectal cancer is outpacing the number of endoscopists available to perform them, Medical College of Georgia researchers say.
Lou Gehrig's Disease In Humans Genetically Linked To Dog Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, dogs, humans )

- 1910 days ago -
An incurable, paralyzing disease in humans is now genetically linked to a similar disease in dogs.

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