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Health & Wellness

Sick Texas Hospital Worker May Have Exposed 700 Babies to TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, El PasoTexas, hospital staff, TB, Providence Memorial Hospital, risks, safety, healthcare, warning, protection, prevention, news, health, illness, humans )

Carrie
- 17 hours ago - rawstory.com
According to the Associated Press, the woman -- whose identity is being withheld due to privacy laws -- may have been infected with TB bacteria for up to a year before she was diagnosed in late August.
Every Kid Healthy...and Ready to Learn - Take the Pledge !!
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, pledge, Every Kid Healthy, Ready to Learn, obesity, children, health, healthcare, food, correct nutrition, illness prevention )

BarbCat
- 1 day ago - actionforhealthykids.org
Every child in the United States should be well-nourished, physically active, healthy and ready to learn. Sadly, they're not. One in three kids in this country is either overweight or obese. But they don't have to be. Schools are a big part of the
Monday Miracle: Sheldon the Cat Manages Manx Syndrome With Acupuncture
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sheldon, Monday Miracle, ginger cat, Manx Syndrome, water-on-the-brain, acupuncture, stuffed toy monkey, brave little boy, healthcare )

BarbCat
- 6 days ago - catster.com
This week's miracle is a kitty uses acupuncture (and a toy monkey) to manage his condition. Sheldon is a striking ginger tabby who was born with the double whammy of Manx Syndrome and water on the brain. Despite his physical ailments, though, the Mich
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: 8 Signs of Disease That Are Written All Over Your Face
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, prevention, research, treatment, protection, health, illness, news, medicine )

Cal
- 11 days ago - rd.com
Certain facial traits may reveal vital clues to underlying health conditions. We asked doctors around the country to share what they look for while examining patients
Saving a Muslim Child's Heart
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel, children, pediatrics, paediatrics, heart, surgery, death, healthcare, medicine, safety, treatment )

Ge
- 11 days ago - aish.com
Dr. Lior Sasson operates on children from Angola to Zanzibar who otherwise would not have the medical care they need.
WHO Aims to Use Ebola Survivors' Blood to Boost Patients' Immunity
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, death, healthcare, Ebola, research, treatment, africa )

Naoko
- 14 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Desperate to restore hope amid the Ebola crisis, the World Health Organization said Friday it would accelerate the use of experimental treatments and vaccines to contain the expanding epidemic in West Africa.
"This Is Our Responsibility and the Right Thing to Do for Veterans"
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, treatment, society, safety, protection )

James
- 17 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
V.A. Rules May Enable Benefits Long Denied to Vietnam-Era Veterans SEPT. 3, 2014 - Thousands of Vietnam-era veterans barred from receiving benefits because of less-than-honorable discharges may be eligible for upgrades under a new set of guidelines rele
CDC Director Ebola Outbreak Is Spiraling Out Of Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola Outbreak, Ebola Virus, Potential Pandemic, children, death, disease, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, warning )

Betsy
- 18 days ago - atlanta.cbslocal.com
"It is the world's first Ebola epidemic and it is spiraling out of control. It's bad now and it's going to get worse in the very near future," Dr. Frieden of the CDC told CBS News.
Food as Medicine: How One Hospital Is Using Organic Produce to Help Heal Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, research, food, diet, AlternativeMed )

Nils Ande
- 21 days ago - ecowatch.com
From a young age, we learn that it doesn't matter how or what we eat, there is a quick fix around the corner for whatever ails us--whether we're obese, have high blood pressure or bad cholesterol--just to name a few of the issues plaguing our society
Exposing the Great 'Poverty Reduction' Lie
Health & Wellness  (tags: news, healthcare, research, society, interesting, government )

Nils Ande
- 29 days ago - aljazeera.com
The UN claims that its Millennium Development Campaign has reduced poverty globally, an assertion that is far from true.
For Diabetics, Losing Weight May Delay Kidney Problems
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, diabetes, Body-Mind-Spirit, prevention, treatment )

Cal
- 30 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.
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
- 34 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
Israel Provides 10 Generators to Gazan Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Generators, Gaza, Israel, health, healthcare, medicine, protection )

Ge
- 35 days ago - jewishpress.com
In a Unique Operation, IEC transfers 10 generators to hospitals in Gaza. Two days ago, in a unique deployment operation, the electric company transferred 10 generators with a total capacity of 4.3 megawatts via the cargo terminal at Kerem Shalom for
News Update: Kentucky, Feds Reach Agreement On Hemp Imports and Reverses Position on Hemp Seed Seizure
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, culture, society, family, GoodNews, government, health, law, rights, consumers, economy, farming, investments, labor, investors, news, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, health, healthcare, illness, treatment, research, prevention )

David
- 35 days ago - arisitol.com
department will file an application with the federal government for a permit to import hemp seeds, and the federal government will process the Kentucky's application quickly. The federal government also agrees that the process established by the state...
Death By Salt? New Study Finds Too Much Sodium Is A Global Killer
Health & Wellness  (tags: salt consumption, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, prevention, study, treatment, warning, society, food, illness, healthcare, health )

Cal
- 38 days ago - npr.org
This salt overload is taking its toll. The study concludes that about 1.65 million deaths from cardiovascular disease each year can be attributed to sodium consumption.
 

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