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Health & Wellness

Gaza Struggles to Cope With Siege and Storms
Health & Wellness  (tags: assault-massacres Gaza destruction 2014, end the siege of Gaza-occupation of Pale, Gaza, power plant, OXFAM, reconstriction, humanitarian-energy crisis 2015, risks, safety, medicine, healthcare, environment, disease, children, babies, abuse, news )

Jess
- 3 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Israel has severely restricted the amount of building material allowed into Gaza. The siege of Gaza continues.
7 Myths About Washing Your Produce
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, fresh produce, safety, health, disease, interesting, news, risks, study, protection, prevention, humans )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - modernfarmer.com
In my constellation of neuroses, the cleanliness of produce is a relatively minor concern. Most of the fruits and vegetables you eat are safe after a quick wash, but there's a lot of confusion about produce safety. We did our research and debunked some...
Sick Privilege: Wealthy Anti-Vaxxers Are Driving Outbreaks of Deadly 19th Century Diseases
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, immunizations, disease, health, risks, safety, research, humans, illness, protection, ethics, family, news, prevention )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - rawstory.com
In Orange County, CA, wealthier, better-educated parents are less inclined to immunise their children. Doctors warn of a public health time-bomb. Travel north to south in Orange County, a coastal strip of 34 cities, and the growing size and opulence.
The Health Benefits of Oregano
Health & Wellness  (tags: oregano, health benefits, spice, natural remedy, health problems, vitamins, minerals, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, health, humans, illness, protection, research, society, treatment )

Lone
- 15 days ago - ba-bamail.com
this commonly found spice has gained popularity has a natural remedy for a number of common health problems and as an excellent source of vitamins and minerals.
USDA Claims Pesticide Residues in Food Is Safe--Here's Why They're Wrong
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, diet, health, research, risks, warning )

John
- 18 days ago - cwebnews.com
pesticides and other agricultural chemicals are neurotoxic, capable of damaging your nervous system. USDA does not test for one of the most pervasive...glyphosate:
Here's Why Junk Food Marketing to Kids Is About to Be on a Sugar High
Health & Wellness  (tags: junk food, politics, FTC, humans, food, diet, disease, medicine, health, healthcare, children )

Cal
- 19 days ago - takepart.com
The Federal Trade Commission's oversight of the advertising of unhealthy foods to children appears to be over.
Bad Luck, Not Genes or the Environment, Cause for Many Cancers, Researchers Find
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, bad luck, genes, environment, research, death, diet, disease, family, food, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, protection, risks, safety, society, study, treatment )

Lone
- 24 days ago - pbs.org
Sometimes there just isn't a good explanation for a cancer diagnosis other than random bad luck.
Scientists Trace Ebola Outbreak to a Tree Where Children Play
Health & Wellness  (tags: ebola, outbreak, children, bats, West Africa, death, disease, environment, health, humans, illness, investigation, protection, research, science, society, study )

Lone
- 27 days ago - thestar.com
Researchers think they have pinpointed how Ebola epidemic in West Africa started -- with boy playing in hollowed-out tree where infected bats lived.
40 CATS AND KITTENS SEQUESTERED IN DANGER: HEALTH EMERGENCY ON DECEMBER 31
Health & Wellness  (tags: 40 cats, animalcruelty, small space, disease, health, healthcare, health urgency, 5 clicks per day )

Barb
- 29 days ago - actuanimaux.com
We thought not end the year on such a dramatic case and yet it is a new urgency for which we must ask you. The association is distraught because not afford to cope. These 40 cats are in the hands of an unconscious person, if not more.
PETITION Stop Tear Gas and Similar Substances
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, risks, death, abuse, disease, warning, illness )

Suheyla
- 33 days ago - change.org
Use of toxic chemical agents such as pepper or tear gas should be banned due to negative effects on public health Police forces whose duty is to protect the security of the public, cannot threaten the well being of citizens
Ebola Sample Is Mishandled at C.D.C. Lab in Latest Error
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, humans, health, disease, Ebola Sample, mishandled, CDC )

Darren
- 33 days ago - nytimes.com
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said one lab sent the wrong samples, possibly containing the live virus, to another lab, where a technician might have been exposed.
100 Years of Bubonic Plague
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, prevention, protection, medicine, illness, humans, healthcare, health, disease, Bubonic Plague, infections, medicine )

Darren
- 43 days ago - scientificamerican.com
In the last century alone, researchers have described more than 1,000 cases of plague infections in the U.S.
Ebola: An Eyewitness Account From Sierra Leone, Dec. 7
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, interesting, disease, death, Ebola, Sierra Leone )

Darren
- 44 days ago - scientificamerican.com
DECEMBER 7, 2014: IN QUARANTINE When we arrive at the school in the village of Tambiama, a few people stand in a dirt yard behind a strip of red and white quarantine tape.
Warn Consumers About the Dangers of Salty Foods.ABUSE OF SALT WITH THE HELP OF UNSCRUPULOUS FOOD COMPANIES!
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, death, diet, disease, ethics, food, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, society, study, treatment, women )

Rose ann
- 51 days ago - forcechange.com
If we want a healthier society, it is imperative that the public becomes aware of the danger of excess salt consumption and that food manufacturers begin making a concerted effort to reduce salt intake in the United States. LIES BY FOOD COMPANIES ON SALT!
 

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