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Health & Wellness

In Healthcare, What Makes Maine Different?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, protection, prevention, government, study )

Cal
- 36 days ago - latimes.com
The northern part of the state is poor, but residents rank high on measures of health. The coordination among businesses and health workers is seen as a model.
House Committee on Agriculture in Hawaii Advances Dog Slaughter Legislation
Health & Wellness  (tags: off-beat, humans, culture, animals, unusual, protection, safety, society, odd, health, pets, dogs, food, bizarre, world, home, food, disease, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition, illness, health, healthcare, diet, family, risks, medicine, children, a )

Kelly
- 38 days ago - examiner.com
On Thursday, the House Committee on Agriculture in Honolulu advanced SB2026 to ban the slaughter of eating cats and dogs in the State of Hawaii reports the New York Post.
Emergency Rooms Are No Place for the Elderly
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, hospitals, Emergency room, treatment, risks, illness, disease, medicine, prevention, protection, warning )

Dee
- 40 days ago - well.blogs.nytimes.com
The elderly man lived alone in an apartment complex not far from the hospital. A younger neighbor, who'd watched him hobble down the building's stairwell for nearly a week insisted on taking him to the emergency room.
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: Electronic Headband Prevents Migraines With Tiny Jolts
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, goodnews, migraines, treatment, protection, humans, illness )

Cal
- 42 days ago - npr.org
The battery-powered headband presses an electrode against a person's forehead, where it sends an electrical signal through the skin to the .
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Boycott All International Conferences in South Korea - Nation of Heinous Cruelty and Shameful Apathy!
Health & Wellness  (tags: International Conferences, held in South Korea, millions of innocent dogs and thousands , 2 million dogs, pets, slaughter, sadness, suffering, killed, killing, dogs, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, cruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, re )

Kelly
- 45 days ago - change.org
I urge you today to please boycott all International Conferences to be held in South Korea and stand against the appalling and despicable cruelty committed against the millions of innocent dogs and thousands of cats in South Korea every year.
As Health Law Takes Hold, Rate Of Uninsured Falls
Health & Wellness  (tags: obamacare, health insurance, safety, prevention, protection, study, medicine, health, healthcare )

Cal
- 45 days ago - npr.org
Since the Affordable Care Act kicked in fully, the percentage of Americans without health coverage has fallen to its lowest point in five years.
Syringe Filled With Tiny Sponges Seals Gunshot Wounds in 15 Seconds Flat
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, research, treatment )

Frans
- 45 days ago - industrytap.com
Gunshot wounds are one of the most traumatic injuries. Emergency treatment of these wounds can seem as brutal as the injury itself. The only way to stop a bleeding wound is by stuffing gauze into the wound, sometimes as deep as four to five inches ...
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Petition the Chinese Government to Stop the Yulin Dog Eating Festival and Pass Animal Welfare Laws.
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, world, violence, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, movies, murder, law, GoodNews, corruption, abuse, money, farming, dishonesty, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, food, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety )

Kelly
- 45 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Edit 23/6/2013: Despite widespread outrage from both within China, as well as the rest of the world, the Yulin festival went ahead as planned this year. The good news is that the Chinese government has started taking note of activist's concerns
Rare Skin Infections Linked to Seafood From NYC Chinatowns
Health & Wellness  (tags: NYC, Chinatown, seafood, skin infection, risks, prevention, safety, warning, protection, treatment, humans, health, food )

Carrie
- 48 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
New York City health officials have identified an outbreak of a rare skin infection in at least 30 people who handled live or raw fish or seafood purchased in markets in the Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens Chinatowns.
Coming Soon to a Pharmacy Near You: Marijuana?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, mecial marijuana, protection, safety, research, prevention )

Cal
- 49 days ago - takepart.com
The first medicine developed straight from pot plants is poised for FDA approval. What would that mean for medical cannabis, legalization, and patients in need?
Tell USDA: "Coexistence" Isn't G.E. Contamination Prevention! - Urgent! - 4 Days Left! - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: GE Crops, ban, safety, prevention, environment )

Marie
- 52 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
I strongly oppose the AC21 recommendations on "coexistence" of conventional, organic, and genetically engineered crops. Mandating G.E. contamination prevention measures is the only real solution.
Is FSMA Sparking Concern Abroad?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Safety Modernization Act, trade, China, EU, Latin America, Southeast Asia, food, safety, prevention, protection )

Carrie
- 58 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
While speaking with Food Safety News, Mansour said that he's encountered deep concern from regulators in other countries about how FSMA will be implemented - especially whether it could inadvertently be used as a trade barrier.
It Doesn't Take Much Sugar for It to Wreak Havoc on Your Body
Health & Wellness  (tags: sugar consumption, report, healthcare, health, illness, diet, protection, prevention, research )

Cal
- 58 days ago - alternet.org
At least a can of soda per day is safe, right? Nope, much much less, according to the World Health Organization.
 

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