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Health & Wellness

In Healthcare, What Makes Maine Different?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, protection, prevention, government, study )

Cal
- 28 days ago - latimes.com
The northern part of the state is poor, but residents rank high on measures of health. The coordination among businesses and health workers is seen as a model.
Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, obesity, AMericans, healthcare, disease, safety, risks, research, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 30 days ago - alternet.org
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight.
House Committee on Agriculture in Hawaii Advances Dog Slaughter Legislation
Health & Wellness  (tags: off-beat, humans, culture, animals, unusual, protection, safety, society, odd, health, pets, dogs, food, bizarre, world, home, food, disease, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition, illness, health, healthcare, diet, family, risks, medicine, children, a )

Kelly
- 30 days ago - examiner.com
On Thursday, the House Committee on Agriculture in Honolulu advanced SB2026 to ban the slaughter of eating cats and dogs in the State of Hawaii reports the New York Post.
Chimerex Refuses to Give Life-Saving Drug to Dying 7 Year Old
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, cancer, disease, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, treatment, greed, money )

Dawn
- 35 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Josh Hardy, seven, is battling a viral infection that could be cleared up in two weeks by a drug called Brincidofovir made by North Carolina company Chimerex. Chimerex CEO Kenneth Moch says the company no longer has a compassionate use program.
Bullied Children More Likely to Consider or Attempt Suicide, Report Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, bullying, study, healthcare, investigation )

Cal
- 35 days ago - csmonitor.com
Cyberbullying is even more correlated to a heightened risk of suicidal thoughts and actions, the report also said. An estimated 15 to 20 percent of adolescents are involved in bullying, either as a bully, a victim, or both.
Disabled Americans Fight for Transport Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: disabled people, healthcare, transportation )

Kit
- 35 days ago - aljazeera.com
Growing campaign is pushing US companies to provide the disabled with better access to public transportation.
Need to Know: The Science Behind Medical Marijuana
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, marijuana as medicine, seizures )

Kit
- 36 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
On this week's "TechKnow," contributor Crystal Dilworth travels to Colorado to learn more about Charlotte's Web, a cannabis derivative that's being used to treat kids with severe forms of epilepsy.
Colorado Gets $2M in Marijuana Taxes in First Month of Legalization
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, drugs, environment, food, healthcare, illness, marijuana as medicine, medicine, protection, safety, society, taxation, treatment )

Kit
- 36 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
State Department of Revenue recorded $14.02 million in recreational marijuana sales in January.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Boycott All International Conferences in South Korea - Nation of Heinous Cruelty and Shameful Apathy!
Health & Wellness  (tags: International Conferences, held in South Korea, millions of innocent dogs and thousands , 2 million dogs, pets, slaughter, sadness, suffering, killed, killing, dogs, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, cruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, re )

Kelly
- 36 days ago - change.org
I urge you today to please boycott all International Conferences to be held in South Korea and stand against the appalling and despicable cruelty committed against the millions of innocent dogs and thousands of cats in South Korea every year.
As Health Law Takes Hold, Rate Of Uninsured Falls
Health & Wellness  (tags: obamacare, health insurance, safety, prevention, protection, study, medicine, health, healthcare )

Cal
- 36 days ago - npr.org
Since the Affordable Care Act kicked in fully, the percentage of Americans without health coverage has fallen to its lowest point in five years.
Syringe Filled With Tiny Sponges Seals Gunshot Wounds in 15 Seconds Flat
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, research, treatment )

Frans
- 36 days ago - industrytap.com
Gunshot wounds are one of the most traumatic injuries. Emergency treatment of these wounds can seem as brutal as the injury itself. The only way to stop a bleeding wound is by stuffing gauze into the wound, sometimes as deep as four to five inches ...
Battle for Humanity Nearly Lost: Global Food Supply Deliberately Engineered to End Life, Not Nourish It
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, nutrition, healthcare, humans, children, food, family, babies, disease, risks, protection, safety, study, society )

Evelyn
- 40 days ago - naturalnews.com
After having now analyzed over 1,000 foods, superfoods, vitamins, junk foods and popular beverages for heavy metals and other substances at the Natural News Forensic Food Labs, I have arrived at a conclusion,,
Worse Than the Mob: The Insurance Industry Is Organized Crime -- William Rivers Pitt
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, healthcare, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, medicine, protection, risks, safety, society )

Kit
- 40 days ago - truth-out.org
We got accountants playin' God and countin' out the pills Yeah, I know, that sucks - that your HMO Ain't doin' what you thought it would do But everybody's gotta die sometime... --- Steve Earle
 

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