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Ever Wonder Why You Can't Stop Eating Oreos? You Should Sit Down for This
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, Oreos, food addiction, study, research, health, healthcare, Body-Mind-Spirit, AlternativeMed, study, protection )

- 267 days ago -
Researchers at Connecticut College say fatty, super-sweet treats are just as addictive, and maybe even more so, than hard drugs like cocaine.
3D Printing Aims to Deliver Organs on Demand
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, death, disease, drugs, medicine, research, safety, science, study, treatment, society )

- 280 days ago -
Dying patients could someday receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants.
Service Dog Used To Sniff Out Girl's Life-Threatening Disease Allowed in Surgery (Video)
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, JJ service dog, surgery, child, KK, cancer, Cancer Treatment, video )

- 199 days ago -
JJ the dog can sniff out his owner's life-threatening disease even before machines notice it. How pooch truly helped in surgery. Take a look...
How a Dog Is Changing Lives on the Playground
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, exercise, ethics, family, society, safety, protection, interesting, health, babies, AlternativeMed, americans, children, child, freedoms, family, law, rights, safety )

- 361 days ago -
No dogs allowed? No kids allowed? When it comes to play spaces, dog owners & parents sometimes find themselves at odds. Not so at Jefferson Elementary School in Playful City USA community Missoula, Montana, where a new "barrier-free" playground includes
I Ate My Placenta And It Was Great!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, women, birth, baby, placenta, nutrients, hormones, AlternativeMed )

- 357 days ago -
Sounds crazy I know, but I was attracted to this article due to the memory of my daughter's birth. I had told the nurses to roll that placenta over to me so I could see it. I was amazed at it's depth and strength...NancyC
Scientists Discover How Cannabis Slows Alzheimer's Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, diet, disease, drugs, environment, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, POT, research, safety, society, study, treatment )

- 323 days ago -
Researchers at the Roskamp Institute in Florida have shown for the first time how cannabinoids - the active chemicals in marijuana - are able to reduce the build-up of a key indicator of Alzheimer's disease.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Harmful Preservative in American Food Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, safety, BHA, protection, health, humans, diet, AlternativeMed, government )

- 299 days ago -
Though BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole) is banned in many countries, including Canada, Japan, and part of the European Union, this dangerous preservative is frequently used in products sold in the United States. Tests have shown that the use of BHA induces
Marijuana: The Next Diabetes Drug?
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, diet, disease, drugs, food, health, healthcare, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

- 276 days ago -
Although marijuana has a well-deserved reputation for increasing appetite via what stoners call "the munchies," the new research, which was published in the American Journal of Medicine, is not the first to find that the drug has a two-faced-->
How Weed Can Protect Us From Cancer and Alzheimer's
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, alzheimers, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, disease, drugs, ethics, exercise, food, government, health, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, science, society, treatment )

- 323 days ago -
Hardly the harmful intoxicant that many once thought it was, cannabis is a nourishing plant that actually improves and prolongs life.
Medical Marijuana and Parkinson's Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, cancer, disease, drugs, environment, food, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, Parkinsons, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, treatment )

- 323 days ago -
Parkinson's disease has been recognized since ancient times and remains highly prevalent among today's elderly population.
Vitamin Drips: New Health Trend or 21st Century Quackery?
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, americans, diet, disease, ethics, humans, investigation, nutrition, safety, society )

- 207 days ago -
These vitamin drips -- comprised of vitamins and minerals mixed with saline solution -- are gaining popularity in the United States, with celebrities like Simon Cowell, Rihanna and Madonna reportedly getting hooked on the liquid vitamin treatment
How Adding Iodine to Salt Boosted Americans' IQ
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, AlternativeMed, health, IQ, iodine )

- 350 days ago -
[...]new research finds that humble iodine has played a substantial role in cognitive improvements seen across the American population in the 20th century.
Days After Charlee's Law Passes, Charlee Nelson Dies at Age 6
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, disease, drugs, ethics, food, government, healthcare, medicine, marijuana as medicine, research, safety, society, treatment )

- 97 days ago -
"Charlee's Law" » She was symbol in crusade to improve quality of life of kids with seizures.
7 Cool Uses of 3D Printing in Medicine
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, death, diet, disease, environment, ethics, healthcare, illness, medicine, protection, research, treatment )

- 354 days ago -
Printers that spit out three-dimensional human cells and even organs, including the heart and liver, may seem like science fiction.
The Dangers of Going Gluten-Free
Health & Wellness  (tags: celiac disease, gluten free diets, prevention, health, healthcare, AlternativeMed, diet, food, protection, study )

- 284 days ago -
It's the biggest health craze of our time, though some doctors fear it's creating real problems

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