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Health & Wellness

Crack Down on Fake Women's Health Clinics!
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, anti-choice, misinformation, propaganda, lies, petitions )

- 17 hours ago -
Every day the more than 2,700 fake women's health centers across the country intentionally mislead and deceive pregnant women and families.
The Fake News Behind Fake Health Centers
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti-choice, propaganda, women's health, reproductive rights )

- 17 hours ago -
Imagine you are walking along a road, trying to find a pregnancy clinic. You are looking for the one you found online, the one that promised free services and counseling surrounded by soft colors and pictures of kind-looking women.
Canadian Doctors Protest Their Recent Pay Increase
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care providers, Canada, pay, income )

- 19 hours ago -
A group that represents doctors and advocates for public health in Quebec is asking that the money instead be allocated to the health care system at large.
Demand Congress Pass Emergency Legislation to Break Up Big Pharma's Drug Monopoly
Health & Wellness  (tags: pharmaceuticals, drugs, costs, expenses, greed, petitions )

- 19 hours ago -
We pay more per capita on prescription drugs than other high-income countries. This tragedy has led to families experiencing bankruptcy, a devastating opioid crisis, and sick and elderly people cutting pills in half or doing without.
Does Vinegar Kill Germs?
Health & Wellness  (tags: vinegar, germs, acetic acid, white vinegar, disinfectant, deodorizer, cuts grease, humans, prevention, study )

- 23 hours ago -
Yes. Acetic acid (a.k.a. white vinegar) is a great disinfectant. It also acts as a deodorizer and cuts grease.
Microplastics Found in Bottled Water Prompts WHO Health Inquiry
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, bottled water, microplastics, protection, health )

- 1 day ago -
A study that found the presence of microplastics in bottles of water has caused the World Health Organization to carry out an urgent assessment of the potential risks of plastic to human health.
Protect Health Care for Women and LGBTQ People
Health & Wellness  (tags: religion, transsexuals, transgender, discrimination, bigotry, health care, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Trump's Department of Health and Human Services has introduced a new rule that would allow health care providers to use religion or morality as an excuse to deny women and LGBTQ people basic health care.
Tell McDonald's: Stop Antibiotic Overuse
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, diet, drugs, antibiotic abuse, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Ask McDonald's to stop buying beef and pork from factory farms that misuse antibiotics.
Bacteria-Killing Nanofibres Could Make Clothes That Stop Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, health, prevention, protection, disease, illness, treatment )

- 3 days ago -
Antimicrobial fabric could slow the spread of diseases like Ebola. These nanofibres kill viruses and bacteria, and their active ingredient recharges in daylight
Ask HHS Secretary Azar to Help Tell the FDA to Stop the Use of Shock Devices on People With Disabilities
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, healthcare, warning, ethics, investigation )

- 3 days ago -
ECT kills too, over time! Oh heart, arisen, will e'r unbeat, only after it's last.... Brava, thanx for your attention. reality
Scientists Believe They'Ve Found the Real Physical Cause of Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, illness, healthcare, prevention, research, study, health, disease, treatment, medicine, science, society, investigation )

- 3 days ago -
Latest discoveries showing 'depression' as a physical ailment and not a mental illness ! I'm thinking 'BREAKTHROUGH' or what ?
Medical Research Must Not Ignore Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, diseases, gender differences, petitions )

- 4 days ago -
There's no one-size-fits-all approach to disease and treatment. Studies must distinguish between male and female subjects.
Pledge to Take on Crisis Pregnancy Centers
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, pregnancy, anti-choice, lies, pledges )

- 4 days ago -
Crisis pregnancy centers are shady, anti-abortion fake clinics that exist to talk women out of having abortions. Their staff use deceptive tactics to prevent people from receiving accurate information regarding their reproductive options.
In Landmark Study, Human Stem Cells Restore MonkeysâEUR(TM) Movement After Spinal Cord Injury
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, treatment, health, medicine )

- 4 days ago -
Last month, a landmark study showed how human stem cells could be coaxed into forming synapses in monkeys with spinal cord injuries.
Air Pollution Within Levels Considered Safe Changes Brain Development, Leads to Cognitive Impairment
Health & Wellness  (tags: pollution, children's health, public health )

- 4 days ago -
A mother's exposure to air pollution while pregnant can alter the brain during fetal development, causing years of negative effects on the cognitive health of her child - even at levels currently considered safe.

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