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Health & Wellness

TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Government: Keep Cholesterol Warnings!
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition standards, politics, nutrition, food, government, healthcare, health, diet, disease, prevention, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Please help us stop the U.S. government from dropping its recommendations against consuming dietary cholesterolâEUR"found in cheeseburgers, pizza, and all meat and dairy productsâEUR"in the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
Sun Damages DNA in Skin Cells Long After Exposure
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, sun, DNA, skin cells, exposure )

Darren
- 1 day ago - scientificamerican.com
Certain damaging reactions that can lead to melanoma-causing mutations may take hours to evolve and mostly occur after you get out of the sun
First Full Body Transplant Is Two Years Away, Surgeon Claims
Health & Wellness  (tags: transplant, graft, head, body, operation, full body transplant, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, ethics, health, humans, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society )

Sandra
- 2 days ago - msn.com
Sergio Canavero, a doctor in Turin, Italy, has drawn up plans to graft a living personâEUR(TM)s head on to a donor body and claims the procedures needed to carry out the operation are not far off.
Maximizing Your Energy With Lung Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, COPD, disease, lung disease, environment, risks, protection, prevention, illness )

Dee
- 2 days ago - inhealth.cnn.com
Manage your time Shortness of breath can make everyday tasks take longer. This means thereâEUR(TM)s less time to do the things you enjoy. You can help prevent this by managing your time. Try these tips:
WHO Calls for More Measles Vaccination in Europe as Large Outbreaks Persist
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccinations, Measles, disease, children, death, health, medicine, protection, illness, safety, warning, risks, humans, prevention )

Dee
- 3 days ago - news.yahoo.com
"We must collectively respond, without further delay, to close immunization gaps,"Jakab said in a statement. "It is unacceptable that, after the last 50 yearsâEUR(TM) efforts to make safe and effective vaccines available, measles continues to cost lives-
Joining the Herd
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccines, Immunization, Disease, Measles, Outbreak, Anti-Vaxxers, New Agers, Pseudoscience, Quackery )

Brian
- 4 days ago - slate.com
"What were my New Age parents thinking when they didnâEUR(TM)t vaccinate me?"
Thank Richard & Wash for Making a Beautiful Film About Caregivers! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, world, caregivers, society, culture, arts, celebrity, movies, 'Still Alice', Julianne Moore, Oscars, family, disease, humans, illness )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - caringacross.org
According to co-directors Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland, their Oscar-nominated movie 'Still Alice' is actually about "the real unsung heroes: caregivers." Movies like Still Alice are incredibly powerful because they have the ability to ...
Anti-Vaccine Mothers Under Fire After Measles Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, vaccination, measles, polio, risks, prevention, protection, death, illness )

Dee
- 6 days ago - newsday.com
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. - One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse. These three mothers âEUR" all of them educated, middle-class professionals -
Woman Suing California for Her Right to Die at Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, disease, healthcare, drugs, family )

Dee
- 6 days ago - cnn.com
A San Francisco woman battling cancer is prepared to battle the state of California in court for what she says is her right to die on her own terms.Christie White is suing her home state of California so that she might have the right to die at home-
An Electrical Off-Switch for Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: electrical stimulation, disease, inflammation, treatment )

Brian
- 6 days ago - scientificamerican.com
"Stimulator devices can tweak nervous system activity to turn down inflammation or treat other effects of disease "
The Dark Side of Melanin
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, cancer, melanin, UV light, sun exposure, mutations )

Darren
- 6 days ago - the-scientist.com
Researchers uncover a previously unknown way UV light can act on melanin, spurring cancer-causing mutations hours after sun exposure.
12 Things Never To Say To Someone Who Has Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, disease, ethics, health, humans, illness )

Lone
- 10 days ago - buzzfeed.com
You mean well, but seriously, stop.
Measles Is Just The Beginning.
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, disease, health, medicine, risks, warning )

Rebecca
- 14 days ago - medium.com
We were smart enough to eradicate measles, but arrogant enough to invite it back. Welcome to a four-part series on the precise ways weâEUR(TM)re fucking up 50 years of medical progress.
Montreal Teen Anya Pogharian Creates Potentially Life-Changing Dialysis Machine
Health & Wellness  (tags: kidney dialysis, Anya Pogharian, education, ethics, society, disease, healthcare, research, treatment, Canada, Qu├ębec )

Lynn
- 14 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
... Anya Pogharian, 17, submitted a do-it-yourself dialysis machine âEUR" which costs $500 to make, vs. the usual $30,000 per machine âEUR" as an entry to Google Science Fair 2014.
Gardasil: The Decision We Will Always Regret
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, risks, research, science, medicine, prevention, humans, health, children, babies, death, disease, family, society, safety, protection )

Evelyn
- 15 days ago - asheepnomore.net
By all accounts, our daughter was normal before receiving the HPV vaccine. Katie performed very well in school. She was conscientious, hard-working and took pride in getting good grades. She loved dancing having taken dance classes since she was 3..
 

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