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Health & Wellness

Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, obesity, AMericans, healthcare, disease, safety, risks, research, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 30 days ago - alternet.org
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight.
Why We Hold Grudges About Little Injuries But Forgive Big Ones
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, research, mental health, grudges, interesting, Body-Mind-Spirit, study, society )

Carrie
- 37 days ago - io9.com
Why do people forgive the guy who burned their house down, but still hate that one relative who had a nasty tone while thanking them for a birthday present? Here's why we nurse grudges about small things, but forgive the big ones.
Whole Foods: America's Temple of Pseudoscience
Health & Wellness  (tags: Whole Foods, Pseudoscience, health, research, society, diet, interesting, humans, food, Body-Mind-Spirit, ethics, study )

Carrie
- 51 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Americans get riled up about creationists and climate change deniers, but lap up the quasi-religious snake oil at Whole Foods. It's all pseudoscience--so why are some kinds of pseudoscience more equal than others?
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Charge and Prosecute Andrea Pendergrass for Animal Neglect and Cruelty
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, activists, slow and painful death of starvation, americans, death, culture, sadness, safety, violence, protection, food, nutrition, prevention, safety, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Kelly
- 54 days ago - change.org
On behalf of the innocent and voiceless horses that suffered and died we ask Wayne County, NC to charge and prosecute Andrea Pendergrass for animal cruelty.
How to Train Your Brain to Be Happy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, interesting, prevention )

Cal
- 59 days ago - theweek.com
Research shows that merely listing what you are thankful for each day can make a big difference
How Poverty Burdens the Brain [ Infographic ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, family, food, government, health, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, study, treatment )

Frans
- 60 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
The poor often behave in less capable ways, which can further perpetuate poverty. The theory is that poverty reduces cognitive capacity because poverty-related concerns consume mental resources, leaving less for other tasks....
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Urge The Washington Post to Set the Record Straight: Americans Want Humane Policies for Cats
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, risks, safety, prevention, protection, nutrition, illness, interesting, healthcare, health, food, disease, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit, animalwelfare, abused, abuse, animaladvocates, cats, AnimalWelfare, sadness, suffering, environment, cruelty, dea )

Kelly
- 63 days ago - getinvolved.alleycat.org
A recent story in The Washington Post Magazine is full of errors about Trap-Neuter-Return and those who advocate on behalf of outdoor community cats.
A Large Vaccine Problem For Small Dogs
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, health, drugs, illness, medicine, research, risks, treatment, protection, prevention, safety, interesting, animalwelfare, dogs, pets, conservation )

Kelly
- 73 days ago - dogsnaturallymagazine.com
If you look at cats, they're pretty much all the same size. It's the same with other species like ferrets and horses. But no other species has such a vast variation in size and weight like the domestic dog does.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Help Sick Calves Sent to Slaughter
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, food, disease, environment, ethics, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, death, nutrition, medicine, prevention, protection, research, treatment, investigation, illness, family, government, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, cover-up, business, lie )

Kelly
- 75 days ago - secure.humanesociety.org
An HSUS undercover investigation at Catelli Bros. -- a calf slaughter plant in Shrewsbury, New Jersey -- found downed calves enduring horrible mistreatment and others inhumanely slaughtered. Downed calves
You Might See Tattoos in a New Light After Seeing This Woman
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, women, health, interesting )

Cynthia
- 80 days ago - upworthy.com
Breast cancer can be devasating. Here is one women's brave, uplifting step forward. Tattoos make a statement and this one is beautiful and life affirming
Fish Oil: Friend or Foe?
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, diet, family, food, health, healthcare, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, women )

Frank
- 86 days ago - health.harvard.edu
"What's so special about fish oil? It's loaded with omega-3 fatty acids. These must come from food, since our bodies can't make them."- health.harvard.edu
Humane Society Removes 18 Cats From Philadelphia Animal Hoarder
Health & Wellness  (tags: they are currently being evaluated, hoarder, 250, 000 animals are the victims, prevention, healthcare, food, treatment, protection, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, medicine, nutrition, safety, diet, illness, activists, ethics, media, internet, law, saf )

Kelly
- 92 days ago - examiner.com
PSPCA press release~~William Miller, 50, of the 7400 block of Elmwood Ave. in southwest Philadelphia was charged Saturday night with 15 counts of animal cruelty for having cats living in unsanitary confinement reported the Pennsylvania SPCA
New Hospital Encourages Doctors to Stay as Haiti Continues to Rebuild
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, goodnews, healthcare, health, Haiti, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 93 days ago - globalpost.com
Medical residencies at the Partners in Health hospital in Mirebalais are preparing the next generation of Haitian medical professionals.
Take the Toxic Chemicals Out of My Couch Petition By Alliance for Toxic-Free Fire Safety
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, disease, environment, ethics, family, government, health, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, warning, women, men, USA )

Ruth
- 96 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
"Please act NOW to stop the use of toxic flame retardant chemicals in our furniture and baby products. We urge you to adopt your new furniture flammability standard to increase fire safety without toxic chemicals and prevent..."disease!PLEASE SIGN,SHARE!
 

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