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The Last of the Iron Lungs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iron Lungs, Polio, Poliomyelitis, Post-Polio Health International, Post Polio Syndrome, Jonas Salk, WHO, UNICEF, health, disease, treatment, death )

Cat
- 6 hours ago - gizmodo.com
An extraordinary moving story. Please get vaccinated! In 2013, the Post-Polio Health International (PHI) organizations estimated that there were six to eight iron lung users in the United States.
New Poll Reveals Nearly 50% of Americans Want to Ban Slaughterhouses and Would Prefer Animal-Free Meat
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, banning slaughterhouses, animal-free meat, study, diet, health, food, research )

Lone
- 12 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
Studies show that one-third of Americans are leaving meat off their plates more frequently, and the plant-based protein market is booming. The global plant-based meat market is projected to reach $5 billion by 2020
Blood Pressure and Salt!
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, prevention, protection, risks, safety, health, disease, diet )

Mitchell
- 17 hours ago - nytimes.com
"We Should all eat less!"
Simple EKG Can Determine Whether Patient Has Depression or Bipolar Disorder
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, health, psychology, depression, EKG, psychiatry, bipolar disorder )

Clinicall
- 1 day ago - neurosciencenews.com
Heart rate variability can indicate whether a person has bipolar disorder or major depression, a new study reports.
Line Streets With Trees to Prevent Serious Asthma Attacks, Say Scientists
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, healthcare, interesting, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, society, treatment, government, drugs, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, asthma, line streets, trees, scientists )

Ricardo
- 2 days ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
Asthma hospital admissions could be cut dramatically by lining streets with trees, the largest ever study has found. Researchers from the University of Exeter's medical school studied the impact of urban greenery on the respiratory condition and...
Hidden Camera Tells True Story of How Veteran Died in Nursing Home - YouTube   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: WWII Veteran, death, nursing home )

Judy
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
The nursing home didn't want you to see the video.
Drug Discovery AI to Scour a Universe of Molecules for Wonder Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: technology, tech, NewTechnology, health, drugs, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Glenn
- 2 days ago - singularityhub.com
Exploring every chemically possible drug is humanly impossible, which is why companies are developing drug discovery AI to do the much of the work for us.
A Plea for Kelp: These Farmers and Chefs Want to Make Seaweed the Next Superfood
Health & Wellness  (tags: kelp, farmers, chefs, seaweed, asia, diet, health, food, humans )

Lone
- 2 days ago - ecowatch.com
Kelp is a near-perfect food, but there's one problem: Not enough people eat it. Though seaweed is a cooking mainstay in Asian countries, it's struggled to gain a toehold in places like Europe and the U.S.
ASAN Opposes Tax Bill, Repeal of Individual Mandate
Health & Wellness  (tags: GOP eugenics tax bills, taxes, GOP tax bills, tax cut welfare of trillions to the rich )

Jamesm
- 3 days ago - autisticadvocacy.org
ASAN remains strongly opposed to the elimination of the individual mandate to purchase health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and condemns the inclusion of repeal within the latest versions of the tax bills. The individual mandate helps mak
Antibiotics Are Weakening and Millions Will Feel the Damage If the Meat Industry Doesn't Change Its Ways
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, antibiotics, overuse, Big Agra, meat, sickness, infections )

Freya
- 3 days ago - alternet.org
A recent report from the WHO describes the dangers humanity faces from overprescription of critical infection-fighting drugs, which has led to both superbugs and antibiotics' dwindling efficacy, making humans vulnerable to infections formerly benign.
PETITION - First Nation Health Matters in the Mushkegowuk Territory.
Health & Wellness  (tags: first Nation, health, Mushkegowuk Territory. aborigional peopl, patients, ethics, healthcare, humans, protection )

Lone
- 4 days ago - change.org
As Aboriginal people who receive substandard medical services, we value medical doctors who are committed to the health of their patients, no matter what social stratification or ethnicity they originate from.
Petition - Take Action: Urge Congress to Fund the Fight Against Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, Antibiotic resistance, Antibiotics in Agriculture, superbugs, Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, risks, prevention, safety, research, protection, disease )

Kalliope
- 4 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Congress is in the final days of making decisions about this year's federal budget. They need to hear from you that the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria must remain a national priority. Each year, millions of people contract antibiotic-....
 

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