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This Is How Scientists Are Keeping ChernobylâEUR(TM)s Radiation Contained - The Washington Post
Science & Tech  (tags: Chernobyl meltdown, Nuclear Power Plants, European Union, Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster, Chernobyl Ukraine, Nuclear Energy, science, technology, world, scientists, news, health, medicine, safety )

Cat
- 5 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Here's hoping the damn thing works! Engineers at Chernobyl, Ukraine, are close to installing a new state-of-the-art protective shelter over the remains of reactor no. 4, the site of the worst nuclear power plant accident in history
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Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, disease, exercise, interesting, medicine, news, safety, Breast cancer )

Pablo
- 8 days ago - youtube.com
The breast cancer charity MACMA, from Argentina, has come up with a way of avoiding censorship. It has created a video, also translated into English, to raise awareness of how women can check their breasts for signs of cancer featuring a male model.
'Scarier Than We Initially Thought': CDC Sounds Warning on Zika Virus
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, children, disease, family, health, government, humans, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

Frank
- 17 days ago - usatoday.com
Public health officials used their strongest language to date in warning about a Zika outbreak in the United States, as the Obama administration lobbied Congress for $1.9 billion to combat the mosquito-borne virus.
Zika Virus May Cause Broader Range of Brain Disorders Than Previously Believed | World News | The Guardian
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika Virus, study, research, Brain Disorders, Guillain-BarrĂ© syndrome (GBS), American Academy of Neurology, arbovirusesdisease, illness, health, medicine, risks, warning )

Cat
- 20 days ago - theguardian.com
Zika is a right disaster. Study says five patients who tested positive for virus in Brazil reported difficulty with motor functioning while another had trouble with vision and memory.
Lake Baikal and Remote Siberian Caves 'Hold Key to New Advances in Antibiotics'
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, discovery, interesting, research, medicine )

Marty
- 22 days ago - siberiantimes.com
A global and highly competitive search is underway for new bacteria strains leading to fresh sources of antibiotics, with 'great potential' for SIberia to lead the way, according to leading scientists....
Why Pandemics Are Our Own Damn Fault
Science & Tech  (tags: disease, food, environment, food, health, medicine, pandemics, science, travel, water )

Julie
- 25 days ago - thetyee.ca
A new book explains how clear-cutting forests, using rivers as sewers, world travel, food choices and misuse of medical advances leads to pandemics.
Would You Swallow a Data-Tracking Big Pharma "Smart" Pill?
Science & Tech  (tags: Big Pharma, concept, design, Gizmos, health, medicine, NewTechnology, society, technology, world )

Kathy
- 35 days ago - naturalsociety.com
Big Pharma is spending like never before to make sure patients take their drugs. Investors recently committed $172 million for a "smart pills" being developed jointly by Proteus Digital Health and Otsuka Pharmaceuticals. After a pill is swallowed...
As To Veterans: Britain's, Representing the People, MP's Branded a "Disgrace"
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, government, ethics, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, treatment, research, protection, medicine )

James
- 35 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
WORK-SHY MPs who skipped a crucial debate about long-term care for wounded veterans to slope off on holiday have tonight been branded a "disgrace".
Take Action: The Next Big Step To Safer Chemicals *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, science, study, warning )

Frans
- 40 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
We haven't been this close to fixing our country's chemical safety problem in 40 years. Right now, we're virtually unprotected. Our main chemical safety law hasn't been updated since 1976, and it's so badly broken that EPA is practically powerless ...
10 of the Worst Big Pharma Company Rip-Offs - and Their Plan to Keep the Gravy Train Rolling
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, drugs, pills, Big Pharma, greed, profiteering )

Freya
- 43 days ago - alternet.org
There are efforts to stop the apparent pharmaceutical industry profiteering and opportunism like pending state bills to force drug makers to reveal their true costs and allow insurers to refuse payment.
Why Your Doctor Is Not Telling You About Natural Remedies
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, disease, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, prevention, research, safety, treatment, natural remedies )

Ricardo
- 45 days ago - cultureofawareness.com
But what if there is another way? A way that the mainstream medical world has ignored, discredited or even kept secret from millions of suffering patients. A way that your doctor may know about but isnâEUR(TM)t allowed to recommend to her patients.
New Century, Renewed Growth To Privatize The Veterans Administration
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, republicans, americans, congress, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, treatment, medicine, research, safety )

James
- 48 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
The Koch-Fueled Plot to Destroy the VA - Mar. 13, 2016 - If you're a hardcore libertarian, which program would you be most eager to privatize? The VA, of course,
New Immune Mechanism to Protect From Cancer Identified
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, health, illness, death, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, risks, research, protection, prevention, treatment, study, medicine, safety )

Rituraj
- 49 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
The discovery is significant and could eventually contribute to development of new cancer therapies, researchers said. "More than 20 per cent of human cancers as well as a number of other diseases are linked to chronic viral infections," said Xiaonan Dong
This Vaccine Could Help You Quit Smoking
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, smoking addiction, medicine )

Glenn
- 51 days ago - popsci.com
The best way to quit smoking is not to start in the first place.
 

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