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Taiji Officials: Dolphin Meat 'Toxic Waste' | The Japan Times
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, research, Japan, mercury poisoning, diet, children, Whale Meat, Dolphin Meat, whaling, medicine, risks, warning, government )

Cat
- 5 hours ago - japantimes.co.jp
About bloody time! For what is believed to be the first time anywhere in Japan, elected officials have openly condemned the consumption of dolphin meat,
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
- 3 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
- 4 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.
6 Myths About Organic Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nutrition, Taste, Environment, Health, E. coli, Small Farms, Eco Friendly )

Brian
- 9 days ago - webmd.com
All organics aren't created equal. Here's what's hidden behind the label.
Is Consuming Soy Harmful to Your Health?
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, interesting, nutrition, research )

Paulo
- 11 days ago - petalatino.com
Do you want to make the compassionate choice to eliminate meat from your diet but worry about eating more soy? Cameron Wells, a staff dietitian with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, weighs in on the great soy debate.
Applaud New York Times for Proclaiming Cow Milk Unhealthy.DECEPTION BEHIND THE MILK INDUSTRY.WE ARE DRINKING TO OUR DIMISE.GO NY
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, research, risks, science, society, warning )

Rose ann
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
The dairy industry wishes to keep consumers in the dark about the risks of drinking dairy milk. Numerous studies have been released over the past few years, pointing to dairy consumption as a main culprit in Americans' declining health.BLAME ON FALSE ADS!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Sale of Quinoa Grown With Toxic Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, prevention, pesticides, health, pesticides food supply )

Cal
- 14 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect consumers from harmful pesticides sprayed on imported quinoa
Tell Congress to Protect Your Right to Know: Oppose the DARK Act ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo labeling, Congress, dark act, HR 4432, right to know, health, food )

Nancy
- 15 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
While countries like South Korea, Japan, China, Brazil, South Africa and the entire European Union care about their citizens' right to know what is in their food, some in Congress are instead working on keeping Americans in the dark.
Abortion Funds Help Women With Travel Costs as Distance To Clinics Increases
Health & Wellness  (tags: abortion funds, women's rights, family, health, right to choose, clinic closings, government )

Nancy
- 17 days ago - go.nationalpartnership.org
Amid state abortion restrictions that have closed clinics and imposed mandatory delays before a woman can obtain the procedure, groups known as abortion funds are increasingly providing funding to women to cover travel costs, the New York Times reports.
Datapoints: Public Funding for Family Planning Is a Sound Investment, LARC Lowers Teen Pregnancy & More
Health & Wellness  (tags: teen pregnancy, family planning, health, contraception, research, prevention )

Nancy
- 17 days ago - go.nationalpartnership.org
A look at the public savings and health benefits of U.S. investments in family planning services, as well as graphics examining the impact of expanded contraceptive access for teens and the link between HIV and intimate partner violence.
Tapeworm Inhabits Man's Brain for Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, science, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, tapeworm, brain, sequence, rare, species, parasitic worm, patient, cerebellum, seizures, Headaches, flashbacks )

Darren
- 18 days ago - the-scientist.com
Researchers sequence a rare species of parasitic worm pulled from a patient's cerebrum, where it was causing seizures, headaches, and flashbacks.
Brain Massage
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, study, science, research, news, investigation, interesting, humans, health, discovery, brain massage, memory, discharging, magnetic pulses skull, neural, activity )

Darren
- 18 days ago - the-scientist.com
Researchers may be able to improve memory by discharging magnetic pulses on the skull to alter the neural activity at and beneath the brain's surface.
The Disabled Children Locked Up in Cages
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, europe, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, society, world, abuse, children, disease, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, treatment, society )

Sally
- 19 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Disabled people in Greece are often stigmatised and can struggle to get the support they need. Some disabled children who live in a state-run home are locked up in cages - staff say they want to improve conditions but money is short.
Video - Back From the Battlefields, Soldiers Find Healing Ground
Health & Wellness  (tags: soldiers, veterans, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, health, humans, safety, society, treatment )

Lone
- 19 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Boulder Crest is a 37-acre sanctuary that welcomes active-duty service members, veterans, and their families to spend a week taking part in alternative therapies designed to bring about physical, emotional, and spiritual healing.
Ebola : What Are We Waiting for
Health & Wellness  (tags: World, Liberia, Sierra Leone, ebola.prevention, health, healthcare, children, death, diet, disease, humans, illness )

Roger
- 19 days ago - act.one.org
The world waited too long to respond to Ebola. Ebola is devastating parts of West Africa. And every day we continue to wait - for funding to reach the ground, for nurses and doctors to be deployed, for the shattered medical services to be rebuilt - more
 

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