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Health & Wellness

How Snake Venom Could Help Fight Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, snakes, poisonous animals, research, health, protection, medicine, treatment, interesting, research, protection, study )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theweek.com
There's a growing body of research examining the chemicals in various animal and plant toxins and their potential effectiveness in treating conditions from chronic pain to HIV. E
What Not to Eat: This Is One Monster Meal!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, obesity, diet, food, Red Robin, health, nutrition, risks, warning, society, humans, illness )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - nutritionaction.com
Red Robin's Monster Meal has WAY too much saturated fat and sodium, not to mention two days' worth of calories.
Sources: WTO Ruled Against U.S. on Country-of-Origin Labeling
Health & Wellness  (tags: WTO, food safety, US, Canada, Mexico, country of origin labeling, ethics, diet, health, news, humans, society, safety, protection )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The sources say that WTO determined that U.S. rules to place mandatory labels on meat packages identifying where the animal was born, raised and slaughtered were unfair, reinforcing a previous ruling from 2012 that prompted the U.S. to revise its rules.
Not So Safe: How the FDA Lets Food Safety Slip Through the Holes
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, food safety, protection, health, food additives, illness, humans, food, diet, warning, nutrition, government )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - nutritionaction.com
Many people presume that some federal agency is overseeing the safety of the ingredients in our food supply. That's reasonable, because that is actually what the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is supposed to be doing, and what Congress told...
This Is What Happens In A Depressed Person's Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: investigation, health, research needed, society, treatment, drugs )

Sharon
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Depression is not a bad mood. It is a biological reality and a medical condition, and when we talk about it as anything less than that, we belittle the people suffering from it.
Tell Coke to Stop Supporting Monsanto - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, coke, GMOs, health, wellness )

Marie
- 4 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
What do Monsanto and Coke have in common? They've both spent millions of dollars to keep you in the dark about the foods you buy.
Hidden Contamination at Checkout: Grocery Conveyor Belts
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, food, health, investigation, prevention, protection, safety )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Few places are dirtier than the checkstand conveyor belts at your local supermarket. Going round and round, year after year, conveyor belts may look clean, but they are actually a breeding ground for unwanted bacteria. Shoppers place billions of products
For Diabetics, Losing Weight May Delay Kidney Problems
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, diabetes, Body-Mind-Spirit, prevention, treatment )

Cal
- 5 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Healthy eating, staying active and losing weight are already recommended for people with type 2 diabetes, and new research suggests these steps may also delay or prevent chronic kidney disease.
KID Friendly VEGAN Lunchbox Ideas
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, family, food, health, nutrition, protection )

Frans
- 6 days ago - sheknows.com
Keeping your kids well fed means packing them school lunches that are healthy (to please you) and delicious (to ensure they actually eat their lunch). These kid-friendly vegan lunches will satisfy both your pint-sized picky eaters...
Keeping Your Produce Fresh - Storage Tips for Summer
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, interesting, nutrition, prevention, protection )

Frans
- 6 days ago - redfirefarm.com
When you come home from the market or CSA you may have a big load of the season's bounty on your hands. With such a variety of crops, it's typically not best to open up the bottom drawer of the fridge and let everything get cozy together...
Only Medicine Company in Gaza Targeted By Israel
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza assault on Palestinians, refugee Camps, assault-massacres Gaza destruction 2014, IDF VIOLATIONS, Obama, end all Us AID TO ISRAEL, NOW!, medicine company destroyed, Israeli reign of terror, humans, protection, risks, health, death, warning )

Jess
- 7 days ago - maannews.net
The only medicine company in the Gaza Strip was targeted during the Israeli offensive, causing the company half a million dollars in losses
INSPIRATIONAL! MAKING A DIFFERENCE! 60 MINUTES: Affordable Care for Those Still Uninsured
Health & Wellness  (tags: obama, politics, healthcare, obamacare, making a difference, nurses making a difference in Appalachia, medical care for the needy, illness, prevention, treatment, healthcare, health, government, medicine, news, interesting, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 9 days ago - cbsnews.com
Nurse practitioners are providing badly needed health care to the uninsured working poor in Appalachia -- medical mercy for those left out of Obamacare
Why Cats Are Good for Us - Animalist News
Health & Wellness  (tags: cats, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, humans, research, science )

Lone
- 9 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Are you a cat person? If not, you might want to reconsider because cats are good for us in more ways than you can imagine!
Giant Rats Trained to Sniff Out Tuberculosis in Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: rats, lab, South Africa, tuberculosis, infectious disease, disease, health, humans, research, science, society, study )

Lone
- 10 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
On a recent Friday morning, at a laboratory in southern Africa, Tariq correctly identified all six spit samples known to be positive for tuberculosis, the world's second most fatal infectious disease.
 

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