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Gaza Struggles to Cope With Siege and Storms
Health & Wellness  (tags: assault-massacres Gaza destruction 2014, end the siege of Gaza-occupation of Pale, Gaza, power plant, OXFAM, reconstriction, humanitarian-energy crisis 2015, risks, safety, medicine, healthcare, environment, disease, children, babies, abuse, news )

Jess
- 3 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Israel has severely restricted the amount of building material allowed into Gaza. The siege of Gaza continues.
8 Signs That You May Be Depressed
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, research, medicine, depression, illness, prevention, humans )

Cal
- 4 days ago - alternet.org
Many of us simply donâEUR(TM)t understand what depression looks like.
My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, mental illness, marriage, treatment, medicine, illness, research, health, medication, society, family )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - psmag.com
We met at 18. We wed at 24. At 27, I checked my wife into a psych ward--for the first time. How mental illness reshapes a marriage.
Here's Why Junk Food Marketing to Kids Is About to Be on a Sugar High
Health & Wellness  (tags: junk food, politics, FTC, humans, food, diet, disease, medicine, health, healthcare, children )

Cal
- 20 days ago - takepart.com
The Federal Trade Commission's oversight of the advertising of unhealthy foods to children appears to be over.
Bad Luck, Not Genes or the Environment, Cause for Many Cancers, Researchers Find
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, bad luck, genes, environment, research, death, diet, disease, family, food, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, protection, risks, safety, society, study, treatment )

Lone
- 24 days ago - pbs.org
Sometimes there just isn't a good explanation for a cancer diagnosis other than random bad luck.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Make Cannabis Oil Available to All Cancer Patients as a Treatment Option.
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicinal marijuana, treatment, medicine, politics, healthcare, ethics, health, humans, protection, study, society )

Cal
- 25 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
It is now an established fact that cannabis is a safe and effective medicine, supported by a very large body of evidence and further supported by patent filed by the US government,
Ebola Sample Is Mishandled at C.D.C. Lab in Latest Error
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, humans, health, disease, Ebola Sample, mishandled, CDC )

Darren
- 34 days ago - nytimes.com
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said one lab sent the wrong samples, possibly containing the live virus, to another lab, where a technician might have been exposed.
Taiji Officials: Dolphin Meat 'Toxic Waste' | The Japan Times
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, research, Japan, mercury poisoning, diet, children, Whale Meat, Dolphin Meat, whaling, medicine, risks, warning, government )

Cat
- 40 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
About bloody time! For what is believed to be the first time anywhere in Japan, elected officials have openly condemned the consumption of dolphin meat,
Antibiotic Resistance Will Kill 300 Million People By 2050
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, study, science, research, medicine, humans, environment, Antibiotic resistance, pharmaceutical companies, drugs )

Darren
- 41 days ago - scientificamerican.com
New report says pharma companies make more money from other drugs, so shy away from new antibiotic development
'Hey Doc, I Have Poop Disorder': 6 'Diseases' Big Pharma Is Trying to Make You Believe You Suffer From
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, Big Pharma, hypochondria, pills, diseases, disorders )

Freya
- 42 days ago - alternet.org
Have you ever noticed how Big Pharma in the United States has things exactly backward? Instead of developing new pills that people need like non-addictive painkillers and antibiotics for resistant infections, it develops new diseases.
100 Years of Bubonic Plague
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, prevention, protection, medicine, illness, humans, healthcare, health, disease, Bubonic Plague, infections, medicine )

Darren
- 43 days ago - scientificamerican.com
In the last century alone, researchers have described more than 1,000 cases of plague infections in the U.S.
Ebola: An Eyewitness Account From Sierra Leone, Dec. 7
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, interesting, disease, death, Ebola, Sierra Leone )

Darren
- 44 days ago - scientificamerican.com
DECEMBER 7, 2014: IN QUARANTINE When we arrive at the school in the village of Tambiama, a few people stand in a dirt yard behind a strip of red and white quarantine tape.
Warn Consumers About the Dangers of Salty Foods.ABUSE OF SALT WITH THE HELP OF UNSCRUPULOUS FOOD COMPANIES!
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, death, diet, disease, ethics, food, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, society, study, treatment, women )

Rose ann
- 51 days ago - forcechange.com
If we want a healthier society, it is imperative that the public becomes aware of the danger of excess salt consumption and that food manufacturers begin making a concerted effort to reduce salt intake in the United States. LIES BY FOOD COMPANIES ON SALT!
Applaud New York Times for Proclaiming Cow Milk Unhealthy.DECEPTION BEHIND THE MILK INDUSTRY.WE ARE DRINKING TO OUR DIMISE.GO NY
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, research, risks, science, society, warning )

Rose ann
- 51 days ago - forcechange.com
The dairy industry wishes to keep consumers in the dark about the risks of drinking dairy milk. Numerous studies have been released over the past few years, pointing to dairy consumption as a main culprit in Americans' declining health.BLAME ON FALSE ADS!
Tapeworm Inhabits Man's Brain for Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, science, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, tapeworm, brain, sequence, rare, species, parasitic worm, patient, cerebellum, seizures, Headaches, flashbacks )

Darren
- 58 days ago - the-scientist.com
Researchers sequence a rare species of parasitic worm pulled from a patient's cerebrum, where it was causing seizures, headaches, and flashbacks.
 

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