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Health & Wellness

Worried About Ebola? The Climate Poses a Bigger Danger to Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: British Medical, Journal, world, environment, Ebola, climate change, health, humans, news, research, risks, warning )

CarrieSIC
- 56 days ago - alternet.org
Ebola may be more dramatic, but climate change is a bigger threat to public health. That's the conclusion of the British Medical Journal (BMJ), a weekly peer-reviewed medical journal, publishing since 1840. This week it ran an editorial calling on...
Ways to Beat Breast Cancer: Top Tips on How Women Can Protect Themselves
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, warning, research, treatment, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, health, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, news )

Frank
- 56 days ago - mirror.co.uk
One in every eight women will develop the disease during their lifetime but there are ways women can protect themselves against the disease
Hospital 'Dropped the Ball' With Ebola Patient's Travel History, NIH Official Says (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Dallas Texas, hospital mistake, disease, illness, humans, risks, safety, warning, society, health, protection, prevention, ethics, healthcare, news )

CarrieSIC
- 56 days ago - cnn.com
"A travel history was taken, but it wasn't communicated to the people who were making the decision. ... It was a mistake. They dropped the ball," said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Texas Officials Say 80 People May Have Been Exposed To Ebola Patient: Report
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Dallas Texas, hospital, humans, disease, risks, safety, warning, treatment, protection )

CarrieSIC
- 56 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Texas health officials on Thursday said as many as 80 people were in contact with the Dallas Ebola patient at some point, NBC News reported, marking a significant jump from 18 people authorities had said may have been exposed to the deadly virus.
Cancer, Patented ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, Myriad cancer gene patent, risks, business, consumers, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 61 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Myriad, a US biotech company, just faced off against an Australian woman with breast cancer and won.
7 Myths About Suicide
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, research, prevention, protection, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, Mental health, myths, suicide, Robin Williams )

Darren
- 62 days ago - scientificamerican.com
The recent tragedy of Robin Williams's suicide--and the ensuing media storm--raised awareness of suicide as a mental health issue but also generated a lot of misinformation. This week, the Savvy Psychologist cleans up after the headlines
Gut Bacteria May Play a Role in Autism
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, science, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, nutrition, news, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, food, disease, diet, gut bacteria, autism, intestinal, microbes )

Darren
- 64 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Evidence is mounting that intestinal microbes exacerbate or perhaps even cause some of autism's symptoms
C.D.C.'s Worst-Case Ebola Scenario: 1.4 Million Cases in 4 Months
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, illness, disease, risks, safety, research, protection, prevention, cdc, ebola, Ebola Outbreak, epidemic )

Darren
- 65 days ago - nytimes.com
Yet another set of ominous projections about the Ebola epidemic in West Africa was released Tuesday, in a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that gave worst- and best-case estimates for Liberia and Sierra Leone based on. . .
Sick Texas Hospital Worker May Have Exposed 700 Babies to TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, El PasoTexas, hospital staff, TB, Providence Memorial Hospital, risks, safety, healthcare, warning, protection, prevention, news, health, illness, humans )

CarrieSIC
- 67 days ago - rawstory.com
According to the Associated Press, the woman -- whose identity is being withheld due to privacy laws -- may have been infected with TB bacteria for up to a year before she was diagnosed in late August.
Another Independent Study Confirms Monsanto's RoundUp Chemicals Are Lethal, Even in Small Doses
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, diet, environment, ethics, food, health, Glyphosate, risks, Roundup, research, study, warning )

Kathy
- 68 days ago - naturalsociety.com
Published just this month in the International Journal of Toxicology, the study "Glyphosate Commercial Formulation Causes Cytotoxicity, Oxidative Effects, and Apoptosis on Human Cells: Differences With its Active Ingredient," proposes what most of us have
Albuquerque Beef Jerky Products Recalled for Want of Inspection
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, illness, USDA, inspection, recall, risks, safety, warning, allergies )

CarrieSIC
- 74 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
A yet-to-be-determined amount of beef jerky was recalled Friday when the U.S. Department of Agriculture, during a routine inspection, discovered that the products were produced without USDA inspection. The products also contain allergens not listed on pkg
Tell Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz: Switch to Organic Milk! {PLEASE SIGN, SHARE, THIS PETITION}
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, investigation, prevention, science, study, nutrition, protection, risks, diet, disease, babies, children, women, men )

Ruth
- 75 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
"Starbucks likes to tout the fact that since it stopped buying milk that contains Monsanto's rBGH growth hormone, it uses "GMO-free" milk..That may be true. But by its refusal to switch to USDA certified organic milk, Starbucks is promoting the GMO.."
 

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