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Health & Wellness

The End of Bad Meds
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, food, government, healthcare, investigation, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, treatment )

Kit
- 620 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Up to 30 percent of the medications in the developing world are poor in quality because either they are improperly manufactured, degraded because of age or poor storage, or produced as counterfeits in rogue factories.
This Is the Real 'Rate Shock': My Parents' Amazing Obamacare Story
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, prevention, protection, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 628 days ago - dailykos.com
My parents are too young for Medicare, too rich for Medicaid, and right at the age when one develops conditions that must be "managed" and not just cured with a week's worth of antibiotics.
The Real Story Behind the Phony Canceled Health Insurance Scandal
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, safety, society )

Kit
- 636 days ago - motherjones.com
Insurance companies ripped off Americans for years with lousy health plans. Obama care was designed to fix that.
Is This Meat's Most Dangerous Additive?
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, meat additive, humans, drugs, health, illness, research, study, risks, warning )

CarrieEye
- 638 days ago - salon.com
Ractopamine is believed to cause elevated heart rates -- and it's banned almost everywhere but the US.
Nyaope, the Street Drug That's the Scourge of South Africa's Townships
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, disease, protection, world, health )

Cal
- 639 days ago - globalpost.com
Dangerous cocktail of heroin and anti-HIV drugs lets some of South Africa's poorest get high for just $3 a hit.
Doctors' Secret for How to Die Right
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, disease, drugs, ethics, healthcare, society, end of life care, right to die )

Lynn
- 652 days ago - alternet.org
He [Dr. Ken Murray] claimed that a vast majority of physicians make dramatically different end-of-life choices than the rest of us. Put simply, most doctors choose comfort and calm instead of aggressive interventions or treatments, ...
Are Oreos the New Cocaine?
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, food, study )

Beverly
- 654 days ago - takepart.com
For rats, the answer is yes, according to a new study.
Pass the Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) SAFE Act - PLEASE SIGN!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, slaughter, killing, horses, abuse, risks, study, food, protection, safety, drugs )

Judith
- 656 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Stop Horse and Donkey Slaughter today by rising up and taking back your Food Safety concerns. Please sign petition!
Everything You Need to Know About Life Under Obama Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, cancer, children, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, w )

Kit
- 662 days ago - washingtonpost.com
"Obama care" is what we've all apparently decided to call the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, a set of health reforms passed by the Congress and signed into law by President Obama in March 2010.
Marijuana: The Next Diabetes Drug?
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, diet, disease, drugs, food, health, healthcare, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Kit
- 663 days ago - healthland.time.com
Although marijuana has a well-deserved reputation for increasing appetite via what stoners call "the munchies," the new research, which was published in the American Journal of Medicine, is not the first to find that the drug has a two-faced-->
3D Printing Aims to Deliver Organs on Demand
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, death, disease, drugs, medicine, research, safety, science, study, treatment, society )

Kit
- 667 days ago - livescience.com
Dying patients could someday receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants.
Anna Lappé Is Ready to Bust the Food Industry's Biggest Myths
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, health, illness, investigation, nutrition, protection, safety, study, society )

Kit
- 667 days ago - motherjones.com
Her latest project, Food Myth Busters, is a series of videos designed to counter the vast resources marshaled by the food and agri-chemical industries in food policy debates.
20 Questions You Have About Obamacare But Are Too Afraid To Ask
Health & Wellness  (tags: Affordable Care Act, Americans, babies, cancer, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 670 days ago - thinkprogress.org
If you're confused about Obamacare, you're not alone. Over the past several years, every survey on the subject has revealed that Americans consistently fail to correctly identify the provisions -->
States of Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, babies, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 671 days ago - newyorker.com
The law's actual manifestation, however, is rather anodyne: as of October 1st, healthcare.gov is scheduled to open for business. A Web site where people who don't have health coverage through an employer or the government can find a range of health->

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