START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Health & Wellness

The Dangerous Chemical Lurking in Your Beer Can
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, prevention, protection, BPA, research, beer cans, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, study, medicine, food )

Cal
- 23 days ago - motherjones.com
BPA is well established as an endocrine-disrupting chemical, meaning that it likely causes hormonal damage at extremely low levels. The question is whether we get enough of it in beer (and other canned goods) to cause harm.
STRIVING FOR THE PERFECT DIET IS MAKING US SICK
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, orthorexia, diet, food, health, research, risks, safety, warning, interesting, nutrition, study, science, society )

CarrieSic
- 26 days ago - popsci.com
Americans today have a complicated relationship with food, to put it kindly. As a growing number of people dramatically retool their diets in the pursuit of health, some are cutting out half the categories on the food pyramid altogether.
Keep Smoking, and There's a 67% Chance It'Ll Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: dangers of smoking, mortality, study, study, research, safety, risks, health, healthcare, illness, humans )

Cal
- 7 days ago - msn.com
In case you weren't convinced of the dangers of smoking, a new study offers a stark figure: Up to two-thirds of those who continue smoking will die as a result, researchers say in a press release.
Sun Damages DNA in Skin Cells Long After Exposure
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, sun, DNA, skin cells, exposure )

Darren
- 6 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Certain damaging reactions that can lead to melanoma-causing mutations may take hours to evolve and mostly occur after you get out of the sun
25 Completely Disturbing Facts You'Ll Wish You Didn't Just Read ~ TEXT and PHOTOS
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, humans, animals, environment, interesting, nutrition, safety, society, study, research, investigation, government, warning )

CarrieSic
- 15 days ago - viralnova.com
Has someone ever told you something that you just really wish they hadn't? Yeah, me too (Thanks, Steve.) Here are 25 ridiculous facts that, once you read them, may weird you out for the rest of the day.
Wind Farm Health Review Finds No Ill Effects - So Let's Study Some More
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, risks, safety, study, wind-farms )

Ben
- 21 days ago - smh.com.au
The country's peak medical agency has concluded that there is no "consistent evidence" that wind farms damage human health, but has called for "further, higher quality" research on the issue.
Ebola Drug Aids Some in a Study in West Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, disease, death, Ebola drug, West Africa, Favipiravir )

Darren
- 28 days ago - nytimes.com
Favipiravir has shown preliminary signs of effectiveness in a study, raising questions about its wider use and the testing of another therapy.
Blood Type Matters for Brain Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, study, science, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, diet, blood type, brain health, risk, age-related, cognitive decline )

Darren
- 27 days ago - scientificamerican.com
People with AB blood type are at higher risk for age-related cognitive decline
Support Initiative to Reduce Consumption of Harmful Sugary Beverages.HIGH SUGAR LEVEL IS UNHEALTHY!
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, babies, children, diet, disease, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, humans, illness, investigation, nutrition, prevention, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Rose ann
- 25 days ago - forcechange.com
A new bill that would help to curb AmericaâEUR(TM)s taste for unhealthy, sugary drinks by placing a tax on sweetened beverages. While Berkeley became the first city to pass this initiative, also known as the SWEET Act, many cities have failed to follow.
Little Dog With a Big Heart
Health & Wellness  (tags: dogs, war, psychiatric wounds, disease, family, health, healthcare, humans, illness, prevention, protection, study )

Lone
- 21 days ago - beachmetro.com
The brave individuals who wear the cloth of this great nation deserve our deepest respect and gratitude. Many struggle with the invisible psychiatric wounds of an unconventional and terrifying war.
How Can Peanut Allergies Be Prevented?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, nutrition, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, food, peanut allergies )

Darren
- 6 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Findings from a large, randomized trial suggest early exposure may decrease risk by as much as 86 percent
A Harvard Psychologist Studied People Who Love Their Lives. And This Is What They Do Differently.
Health & Wellness  (tags: happy, positive, Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, health, humans, prevention, society, study )

Lone
- 25 days ago - omeleto.com
VIDEO: Shawn Achor unveils the key to being âEUR" and staying âEUR" happy. He shows the proof. And he gives five things we can do to be happier peopleâEUR¦
Toronto Researchers Find Playing Music in Youth Helps Hearing in Old Age
Health & Wellness  (tags: listening skills, toronto, researchers, playing music, youth, old age, study, children, health, humans, protection, research, science, society )

Lone
- 25 days ago - thestar.com
Learning to play an instrument in youth helps older people retain listening skills, according to a new study published in the Journal of Neuroscience.
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with study

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Natasha Salgado 23 popular stories

2. Alexandra G. 22 popular stories

3. Dalia H. 21 popular stories

4. AniMae Chi 20 popular stories

5. Brenda P. 20 popular stories

6. Laura H. 19 popular stories

7. Carole K. 15 popular stories

8. Candy L. 12 popular stories

9. Brian M. 11 popular stories

10. CarrieSick B. 10 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!