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Health & Wellness

First Full Body Transplant Is Two Years Away, Surgeon Claims
Health & Wellness  (tags: transplant, graft, head, body, operation, full body transplant, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, ethics, health, humans, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society )

Sandra
- 5 hours ago - msn.com
Sergio Canavero, a doctor in Turin, Italy, has drawn up plans to graft a living personâEUR(TM)s head on to a donor body and claims the procedures needed to carry out the operation are not far off.
Maximizing Your Energy With Lung Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, COPD, disease, lung disease, environment, risks, protection, prevention, illness )

Dee
- 12 hours ago - inhealth.cnn.com
Manage your time Shortness of breath can make everyday tasks take longer. This means thereâEUR(TM)s less time to do the things you enjoy. You can help prevent this by managing your time. Try these tips:
Tony Abbott: Please Tighten Food Importation Laws and Labelling Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, hep a, australia, new zealand, food, labelling, berries )

Scooby
- 13 hours ago - change.org
In the wake of the Hep A contamination of frozen berry products and given the number of food contaminations of late causing serious illness, consumers need to be in possession of clear and accurate data to inform decision-making regarding foods.
Keep Smoking, and There's a 67% Chance It'Ll Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: dangers of smoking, mortality, study, study, research, safety, risks, health, healthcare, illness, humans )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - msn.com
In case you weren't convinced of the dangers of smoking, a new study offers a stark figure: Up to two-thirds of those who continue smoking will die as a result, researchers say in a press release.
WHO Calls for More Measles Vaccination in Europe as Large Outbreaks Persist
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccinations, Measles, disease, children, death, health, medicine, protection, illness, safety, warning, risks, humans, prevention )

Dee
- 20 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
"We must collectively respond, without further delay, to close immunization gaps,"Jakab said in a statement. "It is unacceptable that, after the last 50 yearsâEUR(TM) efforts to make safe and effective vaccines available, measles continues to cost lives-
Trains Carrying Oil Are ExplodingâEUR"Find Out If You Live in a Blast Zone
Health & Wellness  (tags: oil trains, blast zones, US, danger will robinson, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, safety, health )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - takepart.com
The question is, how close do you live to a potential oil train blast zone? Link to input your address is above the map...I'm just a few miles from 2 possibilities.
Anti-Vaccine Mothers Under Fire After Measles Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, vaccination, measles, polio, risks, prevention, protection, death, illness )

Dee
- 3 days ago - newsday.com
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. - One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse. These three mothers âEUR" all of them educated, middle-class professionals -
Woman Suing California for Her Right to Die at Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, disease, healthcare, drugs, family )

Dee
- 4 days ago - cnn.com
A San Francisco woman battling cancer is prepared to battle the state of California in court for what she says is her right to die on her own terms.Christie White is suing her home state of California so that she might have the right to die at home-
New Dietary Guidelines Put Strict Limits on Added Sugar
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nutrition, dietary guidelines, health, wellness, sugar, caffiene, cholesterol, whole grains, fruit, usda, HHS )

Brian
- 4 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"Expert panel says Americans should eat more fruits and vegetables but eases restrictions on coffee and cholesterol."
Disturbing Questions Raised By L.A. Superbug Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: superbug, Los Angeles, patients, death, health, healthcare, humans, illness, risks, safety, society )

Lone
- 4 days ago - thestar.com
At least seven people âEUR" two of whom died âEUR" have been infected with a potentially lethal, antibiotic-resistant strain of bacteria after undergoing endoscopic procedures
The Dark Side of Melanin
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, cancer, melanin, UV light, sun exposure, mutations )

Darren
- 4 days ago - the-scientist.com
Researchers uncover a previously unknown way UV light can act on melanin, spurring cancer-causing mutations hours after sun exposure.
Medical Journal Report Reveals FDA Findings of Clinical Trial Problems Seldom Get Passed Along to Scientific Community, Public
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, ethics, FDA, government, health, humans, medicine, research, risks, safety, science )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - oregonlive.com
An investigation recently published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association has found that when U.S. Food and Drug Administration inspections of facilities conducting human clinical trials uncover evidence of scientific misconduct or vio
These Are The 10 Happiest States In America
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, happiness, humans, health, interesting, news, research, society, environment, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Time to move to Alaska? According to the newest Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index report, we might want to actually consider it. The state was ranked No. 1 in the country for highest overall well-being.
12 Things Never To Say To Someone Who Has Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, disease, ethics, health, humans, illness )

Lone
- 7 days ago - buzzfeed.com
You mean well, but seriously, stop.
8 Daily Habits That Damage Your Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: BRAIN, healthy, damage, food, health, humans, nutrition, prevention, protection, safety )

Lone
- 8 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Here are 9 easy things you can do to ensure your keep your brain healthy.
 

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