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Finding a Home for Unused Medical Supplies
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, interesting, drugs, safety )

AWAY AWHI
- 358 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Anesthesiologist William Rosenblatt organized a U.S.-based program to repurpose medical supplies headed for the garbage.
8 Ways Vitamin D Helps Build a Healthy Body
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutri )

Rice
- 220 days ago - b4brain.blogspot.com
Just how essential is vitamin D? Are we getting enough of the stuff? Ashley Rosa offers her insight into the 8 reasons it remains essentialâEUR¦
Stand With Social Security Works to Oppose the OPEN Act and Say No to Drug Company Monopolies
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, treatments, pharmaceuticals, Big Pharma, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 161 days ago - actionnetwork.org
In 1983, Congress passed the Orphan Drug Act with the intent of spurring innovation for drugs that treat rare diseases. Today, pharmaceutical corporations are exploiting loopholes in the law in order to gain even greater monopoly power and reap ever
A Superbug Resistant to 26 Antibiotics Has Killed a Woman in Nevada
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, Superbugs, CDC, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Antibiotic resistance, Nevada, illness, humans, health, research, warning, treatment, protection, medicine, disease, drugs, healthcare )

Cat
- 338 days ago - gizmodo.com
My worst nightmare has come true. Fifteen years ago, US public health officials declared that infections resistant to antibiotics could become a major threat. That threat, it seems, has arrived.
For Defeat Of Trump Care, Thank Disability Rights Activists Not John McCain And Other Politicians
Health & Wellness  (tags: Trumpcare, Trump, Republicans, john mccain, children, disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, healthcare, humans, interesting, medicine, safety, science )

Fiona
- 141 days ago - commondreams.org
Those praising Murkowski, Collins, and McCain have misspelled Hirono, ADAPT, and every disability rights activist resisting the Republican agenda. Since nothing is more important than the health of all of us, give credit where credit is due.
7 Countries That Beat An Overdose Crisis
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, addiction, pharmaceuticals )

Freya
- 209 days ago - alternet.org
While other countries are succeeding in reducing the number of opioid overdose deaths, U.S. rates are rising.
Why a Staggering Number of White Working-Class Americans Are Succumbing to 'Deaths of Despair'
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, drug abuse, addiction, suicide, alcoholism, mental health, depression, quality of life )

Freya
- 266 days ago - alternet.org
In 2015, Princeton economists Anne Case and Angus Deaton released a bombshell study that revealed a dramatic rise in mortality among non-Hispanic, middle-aged white people in the United States.
We Can No Longer Outrun Antibiotic Resistance
Health & Wellness  (tags: antimicrobial resistance, disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news, protection, risks, safety, treatment )

Fiona
- 118 days ago - ensia.com
Scientists scour EarthâEUR(TM)s remote corners in search of molecules that could yield the worldâEUR(TM)s next antibiotic. They hope to discover new medicines against which bacteria have not yet evolved defenses. Note, comment, and forward
Scientists Could Send Fake Messages To Antibiotic Bacteria To Stop Infection
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, Scientific Breakthrough, Create Fake Messages To Bacteria, Heal, Stop Infection, death, disease, drugs, environment, health, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news, prevention, protection, risks, science, study, treatm )

Fiona
- 120 days ago - ibtimes.com
Scientists want to do espionage on a microbial level, hijacking the signals of harmful bacteria and sending them different messages while they invade someoneâEUR(TM)s body.
DonâEUR(TM)t Floss, Peel Veg or Wash Your Jeans: 40 Things You Can Stop Doing Right Now
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flossing, diet, drugs, environment, health, healthcare, humans )

Lone
- 351 days ago - theguardian.com
If youâEUR(TM)ve ever washed out a wound with saline instead of tap water or requested an x-ray for lower-back pain, youâEUR(TM)re a fool. According to a list drawn up by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, both practices are pointless
Congress Must Stop Big Pharma From Fueling the Opioid Epidemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pills, greed, crisis, crises, petitions )

Freya
- 43 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The drug dealers of the opioid crisis wear suits and ties and lab coats. They line their own pockets with illicit sales or by deliberately looking the other way when pharmacies place huge orders.
New Molecule Knocks Out Superbugs Immunity to Antibiotics
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, research, treatment )

Robert
- 330 days ago - newatlas.com
In the fight against superbugs, a newly developed molecule may allow us to use existing antibiotics again.
Please Sign. HR 1227 Stop the Prohibition of Marijuana
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, cannibis, weed, marijuana, depression, nxiety, eating disorders, opiate, opiate addictions, anorexia, bulimia, cancer, MS, multiple sclerosis, green lifestyle, cultivate, community, support, depression, treatment, taxes, medical marijuana, medicine )

Anna
- 134 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign my petition, share, and help spread awareness that this bill is sitting! This could help improve the quality of life for so many people living in the US, whether you smoke or not. This would generate positive revune for states as well!
Tell Your Senators: Support the Orphan Drug Tax Credit
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, treatments, cures, petitions )

Freya
- 22 days ago - advocacy.epilepsy.com
The Senate is considering changes to the Orphan Drug Tax Credit (ODTC). The ODTC is one of the most important incentives for companies to develop therapies for individuals with rare diseases. Tell your Senators to support the ODTC today!
 

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