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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
- 1 day 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.
Salt Doesn't Cause High Blood Pressure? Here's What a New Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, diet, HBP, salt, science, study, humans, interesting, medicine, news, nutrition )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - time.com
Sodium has long been labeled the blood-pressure bogeyman. But are we giving salt a fair shake?
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
- 12 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
They Look Like Apples, Taste Delicious, and Will Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, death, Manichineel Tree, 'little apple of death', fruit, humans, warning, risks, safety, society, health, illness, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - modernfarmer.com
The poison apple in Snow White may have caused its victims to fall into a "sleeping death," but the apple-like fruits of the manchineel tree are much, much worse. The innocuous-looking tree grows along the beaches of Florida, the Bahamas, Caribbean, and..
Eat the Seeds ~ They Won't Grow Inside You
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, seeds, health, humans, family, nutrition, news, interesting )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - theawl.com
Seeds, even some of the trendy, irritating ones, like quinoa, are healthful and flexible and typically totally delicious. You should not ignore them just because they have misleading or silly packaging. Here are some good or popular seeds and what to...
7-Year-Old Girl Receives Rare Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, ovarian cancer, health, illness, news, risks, society, women, treatment, interesting, disease )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - wwlp.com
"How is that even possible?" That's what a mother says she asked herself when her 7-year-old daughter was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, most ovarian cancers develop after menopause and is rare in women under 40.
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
- 19 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.
Sources: WTO Ruled Against U.S. on Country-of-Origin Labeling
Health & Wellness  (tags: WTO, food safety, US, Canada, Mexico, country of origin labeling, ethics, diet, health, news, humans, society, safety, protection )

Carrie
- 29 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The sources say that WTO determined that U.S. rules to place mandatory labels on meat packages identifying where the animal was born, raised and slaughtered were unfair, reinforcing a previous ruling from 2012 that prompted the U.S. to revise its rules.
Exposing the Great 'Poverty Reduction' Lie
Health & Wellness  (tags: news, healthcare, research, society, interesting, government )

Nils Ande
- 30 days ago - aljazeera.com
The UN claims that its Millennium Development Campaign has reduced poverty globally, an assertion that is far from true.
Human Rights Groups Call on Israel to Allow Them Entry to Gaza
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza Strip-Gaza assault 2014, human Rights groups, Human rights-children rights' violations, Israel denies entry into Gaza Strip, Amnesty Int'l, humanitarian, babies, disease, death, children, medicine, investigation, prevention, safety, women, news )

Jess
- 30 days ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said the Israeli authorities have denied them entry into the Gaza Strip to investigate allegations of human rights violations using various bureaucratic excuses
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
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
- 36 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...
Tell Pharmacy Benefit Managers That Compounded Drugs Are "Medically Necessary" ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: PBM's, insurance companies, health, healthcare, medicine, risks, society, news, illness, drugs, government, ethics )

Carrie
- 47 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Compounded medications aren't being covered--which means FDA-approved drugs will own the marketplace. Pharmacy benefit managers, or PBMs, are companies that process prescriptions for insurance companies and corporations, and use their size to negotiate...
Toxins Found In Water Prompt State Of Emergency In Ohio
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ohio, water supply, microcystin toxin, safety, risks, warning, protection, humans, health, study, news, prevention )

Carrie
- 49 days ago - toledoblade.com
Toledo's public water will remain under a do-not-drink advisory until at least 6 a.m. Sunday pending the return of results from test samples sent out to three different laboratories, Mayor D. Michael Collins said during an evening news conference.
Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid Of The Ebola Virus Spreading In The U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: US, Ebola virus, CDC, treatment, containment, disease, medicine, risks, safety, humans, news, interesting, society )

Carrie
- 49 days ago - foxtrotalpha.jalopnik.com
Ebola is deadly and can spread person-to-person, but with the precise infection prevention measures that will be in place with the CDC, the spread of the virus in America is extremely unlikely. I think that fear is unwarranted and here's why.
 

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