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Surprising Toothpaste Ingredient Linked to Colon Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: toothpaste, ingredient, Colon Cancer, teeth, triclosan, disease, health, healthcare, humans, research, society )

Lone
- 19 hours ago - care2.com
You may be getting more than you bargained for when you brush your teeth: you could be absorbing triclosan, a chemical that has been linked to colon cancer.
ER Doctor Suspended After Mocking Patient Suffering From Anxiety Attack
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental Health, Mental Health Awareness, Beth Keegstra, Anxiety Attacks, Anxiety Disorder, Emergency Care, Medical Bias, Racism, health, news, society )

Cat
- 5 days ago - theroot.com
GOOD! Mental health issues are real. An emergency room physician has been suspended after a video of her mocking a patient claiming to be suffering from an anxiety attack was posted to Facebook, according to SFGate.
PLEASE SIGN - Success: Ebola Funding Restored in Wake of New Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: success, ebola, funding, restored, new outbreak, public health, disease, health, protection, treatment, society )

Lone
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Support continued funding for Ebola aid and other public health response efforts.
There's a Cure for Hepatitis C, But Insurance Companies Don't Want to Pay for It
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hepatitis C, Medicaid, Medicare, FDA, STD, Medical Insurance, USA Healthcare, government, disease, healthcare, society, treatment )

Cat
- 8 days ago - gizmodo.com
This is unbelievably messed up! True cures in medicine are surprisingly rare. But for nearly five years, doctors have had one available for hepatitis C, an often chronic, life-shortening viral disease that wreaks havoc on the liver
Experts Say Algae Is the Food of the Future. Here's Why.
Health & Wellness  (tags: algae, food, Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, family, health, humans, interesting, investigation, news, nutrition, research, science, society, women )

Frank
- 13 days ago - money.cnn.com
Name the diet, and I've tried it. I'm currently a pescatarian with fish as my main protein source. But I've been a carnivore, vegetarian and vegan, too.
Ireland Set to End Abortion Ban in Landslide Vote
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, culture, government, health, humans, Ireland, law, politics, pro-choice, religion, rights, society, women, world )

Caree
- 29 days ago - msn.com
The people of Ireland are set to liberalize some of the world's most restrictive abortion laws by a landslide, two exit polls from a referendum showed on Friday. Seeking or providing an abortion in Ireland was a criminal offense that carries up to 14 year
8 Health Benefits Of Oolong Tea
Health & Wellness  (tags: oolong tea benefits, health benefits, partially fermented, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, food, health, humans, interesting, medicine, news, nutrition, research, safety, society, study )

Fiona
- 34 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Oolong tea is a traditional Chinese tea that is prepared from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant, which is the same plant thatâEUR(TM)s used to prepare green and black teas, but Oolong is partially fermented
Doctors Raise Alarm About Ancient Virus: 'Prevalence Is Off the Charts' in Australia
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, children, cancer, babies, family, government, health, illness, investigation, protection, risks, society, warning, women )

Frank
- 47 days ago - cnn.com
The rates of human T-cell leukemia virus type 1, or HTLV-1, infection are exceeding 40% among adults in remote regions of central Australia, with indigenous communities being the hardest hit, especially in the town of Alice Springs.
6 Habits to Add More Compassion to Your Life
Health & Wellness  (tags: compassion, meditation, attention, love, habit, society, humans, wellness, mental health, spirituality, psychology, motivational )

Katherine
- 51 days ago - yesmagazine.org
Contrary to what many may believe, compassion is considered to be like a muscle that, as any other, can be strengthened with relevant exercises.
Pesticide Linked to Cancer Is in Nearly Every US Food: Report
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, children, cancer, environment, ethics, family, food, government, health, investigation, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, warning, women )

Frank
- 53 days ago - nypost.com
A widely used weed killer thatâEUR(TM)s been linked to cancer has turned up in nearly every common food in the US, according to a new report.
New Viruses, Superbugs Found in Study of New York House Mice
Health & Wellness  (tags: mice, bacteria, superbugs, babies, children, disease, environment, family, food, health, illness, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, treatment )

Frank
- 62 days ago - cnn.com
House mice don't carry door keys, but they can freely enter any residence in New York City, from low-rent studios to penthouse suites.
A Petition to Protect Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, safety, society, study, protection, children, prevention, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit, investigation, government, research )

Lindi
- 69 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
This is yet another petition attempting to form a child abuse registry to protect children from all kinds of abuse.A January 2017 report fr the Children's Bureau shows an increase in child abuse referrals from 3.6 million to 4 million! Think about that !
PETITION - WomenâEUR(TM)s Health Care, Yearly Paps Should Be Available. Early Detection for Cervical Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health care, paps, early detection, three year routine, disease, health, government, protection, safety, risks, society, warning )

Lone
- 70 days ago - change.org
a few women who have suffered and one woman near to me who lost her life because early detection wasnâEUR(TM)t an option with the new three year routine. This is inexcusable and early detection should be a right we have.
PETITION From the Food Allergy Community to WestJet: Prioritize Safety Over SnaCKS - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food allergies, Westjet, safety, snacks, diet, disease, health, healthcare, humans, prevention, society )

Lone
- 75 days ago - change.org
Join us in urging WestJet to reconsider the addition of nuts to their menu. Please sign the petition and help us spread the word.
 

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