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Health & Wellness

Pesticides Are Polluting Our Waters âEUR" and We Often DonâEUR(TM)t Know It
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, cancer, safety, health, disease, protection )

Michael
- 13 hours ago - wapo.st
When will we run out of safe drinking water? Is unsafe drinking water causing major medical issues? The Republican Party, Big Oil, Monsanto and chemical companies don't seem to care. All they see are dollar signs. Well, actions speak louder than words.
The 10 Grossest Foods You Can Buy at the Ballpark
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, ethics, humans, illness, interesting, nutrition, risks, safety, study, warning, family )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - motherjones.com
Even the stadium food without bacteria might make you sick ~ especially those over-the-top pseudo-regional specialties! Here are 10 of the most stomach-turning (or, depending on your tastes, delectable) dishes on ballpark menus this year:
WHO Wants To Crack Down On Skewed Research That Hides Drug Risks
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, ethics, health, humans, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, pharmaceuticals, WHO )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - thinkprogress.org
In the latest chapter in the controversy over pharmaceutical development and potential research bias, the World Health Organization (WHO) is calling on researchers to fully disclose the results of their clinical trials.
Rita Wilson Has Breast Cancer, Undergoes Double Mastectomy and Reconstructive Surgery
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, breast cancer, celebrity, Rita Wilson, humans, disease, news, medicine, illness )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - people.com
Rita Wilson is sharing some difficult and very personal news: she was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery.
Being Fat in Middle Age Reduces Risk of Developing Dementia, Researchers Say
Health & Wellness  (tags: fat, Middle Age, dementia, research, risks, diet, disease, food, health, humans, illness, protection, study, society )

Lone
- 8 days ago - washingtonpost.com
A surprising study contradicting all previous research found that being fat in middle age appears to cut the risk of developing dementia rather than increase it
Personalized Cancer Vaccines Have Already Helped Treat Three Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, cancer vaccine, patients, treatment, disease, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, protection, research, society, study, treatment )

Lone
- 15 days ago - washingtonpost.com
One day, cancer treatment regimens might include vaccines specially tailored to each patient.
Why Cigarette Usage Is At Record Lows And Dropping
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, cancer, prevention, medicine, disease, illness, health )

Glenn
- 23 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Let's hope it drops even further.
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
- 25 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
- 25 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
- 34 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
- 36 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
- 36 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
- 42 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.
 

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