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Kansas Girl Dies From 'One in a Billion' Infection By 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Water Skiing (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), humans, health, risks, safety, illness, news, medicine, death, study, society )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - rawstory.com
Hally "Bug" Yust died Wednesday, and officials from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment confirmed that one person in Johnson County died from primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) caused by Naegleria fowleri.
Anti-Vaxx Insanity: New Study Highlights the Dangers of Science Denialism
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, science denial, vaccinations, family, ethics, illness, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, study, medicine, health, warning )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - alternet.org
We are breaking a new record in the U.S., and it is not one we want to break: According to the CDC, measles cases are at a 20-year high. As of May 23, more than 288 cases have been reported this year.
WHO and WAHO: Stop the Spread of Ebola in West Africa! *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, disease, drugs, environment, family, government, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning )

Frans
- 22 days ago - act.watchdog.net
The largest outbreak ever of hemorrhagic fever Ebola is spreading through West Africa, and it's spreading "totally out of control." Victims across Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia are suffering eye and genital swelling, skin boils ...
Study Finds Vaccine Side Effects Extremely Rare
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, disease, vaccines, research, safety, study, risks, protection, prevention, illness, health )

Carrie
- 23 days ago - usatoday.com
The analysis comes as many vaccine-preventable diseases are making a comeback, often in communities with low vaccination rates. At least 539 people across 20 states have been infected with measles this year, according to the CDC.
Can Marijuana Heal a Wounded Warrior?
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, research, medicine, PTSD, marijuana, medicalmarijuana, government, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, interesting, study )

Cal
- 29 days ago - cbsnews.com
Some vets with PTSD swear by it, but because marijuana is still considered a Schedule 1 drug at the federal level, there has been very little research into the effects of pot and post-traumatic stress disorder
The Plague of Light in Our Bedrooms
Health & Wellness  (tags: sleep, light, bedrooms, health, research, study, humans, women )

Carrie
- 50 days ago - bbc.com
Prof Derk-Jan Dijk, of the Surrey Sleep Centre, said people "should assess their bedroom and see how easy it would be to make it darker". But have our bedrooms got lighter?
The U.S. Doesn't Have The World's Most Overweight Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, children, diet, health, Italy, Greece, illness, nutrition, food )

Carrie
- 57 days ago - vox.com
Most people know that the United States has a childhood obesity problem. Less well known is that according to the latest data from the OECD is that we are not actually the world leaders in experiencing this issue.It's Greece and Italy who have the most...
Mice With Mohawks Yield Clues to Autism
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, news, study, interesting, humans, children, autism, mice )

Giana
- 59 days ago - news.yahoo.com
It's not every day you see a mouse with a mohawk. But that's what researchers saw while studying mice that had a genetic mutation linked to autism.
Lemon & Baking Soda Shown To Be Powerful Healing Combination | Collective-Evolution
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer Treatment, cancer prevention, diet, lemon, baking soda, Sodium Bicarbonate, disease, AlternativeMed, research, study )

Kathryn
- 67 days ago - collective-evolution.com
Together lemon and baking soda help to fight cancerous cells or diseases in the body while helping to increase the body's ability to clean itself up of what may be causing the diseases in the first place.
Tell the FDA to Reverse the Ban on a Vitamin You Can't Live Without *** PLEASE SIGN ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, family, food, healthcare, humans, interesting, prevention, protection, research, study, Vitamins, society )

Frans
- 80 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
You can't live without folate, a B vitamin. Now the FDA plans to ban it in supplements so drug companies can have exclusive use of it. Under new rules, the word "folate" will be banned from "supplement fact" labels...
And Now You Know: This Is What's in Taco Bell's Seasoned Ground Beef *** Video ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, family, food, health, humans, investigation, nutrition, study, warning )

Frans
- 80 days ago - takepart.com
The fast-food chain delves into the 'weird names' that round out the ingredients in its meat. When is meat not meat? When you're eating a seven-layer burrito from Taco Bell.... The chain was sued in 2011 for selling "seasoned ground beef" that was...
The Return of the Revenge of High Dose Vitamin C for Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, disease, food, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, research, study, treatment )

Lone
- 82 days ago - sciencebasedmedicine.org
People with ovarian cancer who receive high-dose vitamin C injections are less likely to report toxic side effects from chemotherapy than people who had chemotherapy alone, according to the results of a small clinical trial.
Glyphosate (Roundup) Linked To Cancer of the Lymph Tissue In New Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, disease, ethics, food, genetic engineering, Glyphosate, GMOs, health, illness, research, roundup, study )

Kathy
- 83 days ago - greenmedinfo.com
A new review on the relationship between pesticide exposure and the risk of blood cancers in the lymph glands (lymphomas) has confirmed the existence of a link with the world's most popular herbicide glyphosate (aka Roundup).
StonerAmerica
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, drugs, marijuana, study, research, prevention, children, risks, treatment, abuse )

Dee
- 84 days ago - psychologytoday.com
Marijuana is a psychedelic drug that alters the consciousness of habitual users and damages the brains of children and adolescents. Yes it is a gateway drug. But that is misleading because it implies that unto itself it is benign. Marijuana is not benign
People Disguised As Homeless Ignored By Loved Ones On Street In Stunning Social Experiment
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, social experiment, family, homeless, humans, sadness, study )

Dee
- 90 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
If a family member posed as a homeless person, would you recognize him or her? That's the question a new campaign -- Make Them Visible -- is asking. In a video produced by ad agency Silver + Partners and Smuggler for the New York City Rescue Mission..
 

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