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Health & Wellness

Ban Flame Retardants Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, flame retardants, health, humans, prevention, protection, risks, society, toxic flame retardant chemicals )

- 62 days ago -
Tell the agency responsible for consumer safety that you stand with firefighters, pediatricians, consumer advocates and scientists in asking for household products free of toxic flame retardants!
TAKE ACTION NOW! CORPORATE GREED: This Hedge Fund Manager Woke Up and Hiked a Crucial Drug From $13.50 to $750
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, dishonesty, business, society, HEALTH, MEDICATION COSTS, healthcare, health, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 63 days ago -
A 32-year old hedge fund manager just purchased the rights to an essential medication used by cancer and HIV patients. His first move? Jack the cost from $13.50 per pill to $750 overnight.
Agent Orange and PTSD Vietnam Vets Remembered
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, government, ethics, americans, violence, world, society, family, treatment, research, protection )

- 66 days ago -
Vietnam veterans who died in the years subsequent to the war of Agent Orange and PTSD were remembered at a ceremony at the Kingston Armory on Sunday. A new memorial plaque was unveiled at the county Vietnam War monument.
Five Reasons Why You Should Probably Stop Using Antibacterial Soap
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibacterial soap, FDA, dangerous, health, humans, research, society )

- 66 days ago -
As the FDA recently noted, antibacterial products are no more effective than soap and water, and could be dangerous
13 Healthy Facts About Fruits and Vegetables.
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, family, food, health, humans, illness, interesting, nutrition, prevention, protection, society )

- 71 days ago -
Most of us eat fruits and vegetables on a daily basis. After all, they have been a part of our diet since the dawn of history. We eat them raw, cooked, frozen, drink them as juices and combine them with just about any other food we eat....
Tobacco Plant Could Be Source of New Drug to Treat Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, drugs, environment, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, society, study, treatment, women )

- 74 days ago -
Scientists have genetically engineered Nicotiana benthamiana to create an extract that outperforms the basis of the chemotherapy drug etoposide
New Study Reveals What 15 Minutes On Your Cell Phone Actually Does To Your Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, news, safety, risks, research, study, society, science, family, illness, humans, health, prevention, healthcare, protection, treatment, abuse, children, disease, babies, ethics, medicine, investigation )

- 75 days ago -
A common trend in recent human history is this: we think something isnâEUR(TM)t harmful, but find out it really is years after its introduction into the global marketplace. Cigarettes are the most obvious example, but the use of cell phones may very well
BBC Promotes Falsehoods About Gaza Blockade
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza, Palestinians, lies, BBC, ethics, health, healthcare, medicine, protection, safety, society, treatment )

- 75 days ago -
At the beginning of the story, listeners hear the following false claim from Dr Tarek Loubani: I had attended the war in Gaza in 2012. Ive been working there for about the last five years and while I was there we had patients coming in ~ no equipment
What Is the Secret to Longevity ???
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, disease, exercise, family, food, health, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, nutrition, protection, society )

- 76 days ago -
More often than not, the oldest people in the world donâEUR(TM)t even know theyâEUR(TM)ve earned the title unless the Guinness Book of RecordsâEUR(TM) people call to let them know, or a reporter comes a-calling. Undoubtedly, we can all learn from their wisdom ...
Tell NPR That Animal Abuse Is Not Entertainment! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, dogs, animalwelfare, politics, humans, society )

- 78 days ago -
Tell NPR that animal abuse is not entertainment! - Action alerts - PETA
One Novel Way to Bring Healthcare to Poor Neighborhoods
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, politics, society, healthcare, usa, news, humans, healthcare, prevention, news )

- 79 days ago -
 What if health services moved into places people already go?
Nasa Wants to Turn Astronauts' Poop Into Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, culture, ethics, humans, interesting, society, usa, space, technology, research, nasa, healthcare )

- 94 days ago -
The US space agency has funded researchers to find out how to recycle human excreta into food that can help astronauts sustain on deeper space missions, including Mars.
Health Under Occupation: Constraints on Access to Healthcare in the Palestinian Territories
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza Strip-OPT, war-assault on Gaza-siege, health, medicine, healthcare, diet, death, children, risks, safety, treatment, family, ethics, government, abuse, news, society, protection, warning, babies )

- 98 days ago -
What sets Gaza apart is the threat of constant war and the constructed isolation that Israel has imposed on it from the rest of Palestine and the rest of the world.
Facing Rising Dental Costs, Seniors Head to Mexico
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, senior citizens, ethics, dental insurance, dental treatment costs, healthcare, Mexico, government, medicine, interesting, research, protection, treatment, news, health, society )

- 107 days ago -
About 60 percent of Americans have dental insurance coverage. But, even so, the nation's older population has been largely left behind. Nearly 70 percent of seniors are not insured, according to a study compiled by Oral Health America.

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