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Health & Wellness

Cancer Experts Are Finally Feeling Optimistic ~ Here's Why ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, 'The Emperor of All Malaies', PBS, health, disease, research, prevention, protection, humans, interesting, medicine, news, treatment, illness, society, study, science )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - motherjones.com
In Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, a three-part documentary executive-produced by Ken Burns and set to air on PBS from March 30 -April 1, director Barak Goodman delivers a sweeping, and fascinating, and tear-jerking, and horrifying, history of ...
Lobbyist Claims Monsanto Weed Killer Is Safe to Drink, Then Bolts When TV Host Offers Him a Glass ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: media, safety, research, risks, Monsanto's 'Roundup', humans, health, illness, interesting, news, cancer, disease, death )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - rawstory.com
A controversial lobbyist who claimed that the chemical in Monsanto's Roundup weed killer was safe for humans refused to drink his own words when a French television journalist offered him a glass.
Fukushima Radiation Found in Sample of Green Tea From Japan
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, world, Fukushima, radiation, green tea, risks, safety, research, society, illness, food, health, diet, disease, cancer, children, environment, ethics, government, medicine, news, protection, humans )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - ecowatch.com
Four years after the multiple explosions and melt-downs at Fukushima, it seems the scary stories have only just begun to surface. Given that Japan's authoritarian regime of Shinzo Abe has cracked down on the information flow from Fukushima with ...
How Quickly Would Measles Spread If Too Few People Were Vaccinated?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, healthcare, health, disease, measles, vaccination, simulation, University of Pittsburg )

Darren
- 14 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
What would actually happen if only 80 percent of school-age children were vaccinated against the measles? ItâEUR(TM)s a scary thought that a new simulation from the University of Pittsburgh aims to visualize.
How Molly Works in the Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, Molly, brain, street drug )

Darren
- 14 days ago - scientificamerican.com
A dangerous street drug may also have research value
How Deep Brain Stimulation Helped One Woman Fight Anorexia
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain stimulation, anorexia, Pioneering, toronto, disease, food, health, healthcare, humans, illness, news, research, society, treatment )

Lone
- 20 days ago - thestar.com
In a pioneering Toronto study, neurosurgeon Dr. Andrex Lozano is using deep brain stimulation, or DBS, to treat people with anorexia nervosa.
How Is Polio Still A Thing?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, children, vaccination campaign, Pakistan, CIA, treatment, safety, risks, prevention, research, health, society, humans, illness, interesting, government, ethics, medicine, protection, disease )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - medium.com
We're so close to eradicating it, but here's the block: Superstition, suspicion, and the C.I.A.
LISTEN: DEA Agent Cites 'Science' to Warn Utah Lawmakers About Fearless Stoned Rabbits ~ AUDIO
Health & Wellness  (tags: DEA, medical marijuana, humans, animals, society, health, news, illness, interesting, children, family, government )

Carrie
- 27 days ago - rawstory.com
Agent Matt Fairbanks, a member of the stateâEUR(TM)s "marijuana eradication" team, warned Thursday that wildlife would be constantly stoned and lose their fear of humans if the medical marijuana bill passed, reported the Washington Post.
How Can Peanut Allergies Be Prevented?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, nutrition, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, food, peanut allergies )

Darren
- 30 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Findings from a large, randomized trial suggest early exposure may decrease risk by as much as 86 percent
Sun Damages DNA in Skin Cells Long After Exposure
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, sun, DNA, skin cells, exposure )

Darren
- 31 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Certain damaging reactions that can lead to melanoma-causing mutations may take hours to evolve and mostly occur after you get out of the sun
Maximizing Your Energy With Lung Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, COPD, disease, lung disease, environment, risks, protection, prevention, illness )

Dee
- 32 days 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:
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
- 32 days 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
- 32 days 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-
 

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