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TAKE ACTION NOW! Make Cannabis Oil Available to All Cancer Patients as a Treatment Option.
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicinal marijuana, treatment, medicine, politics, healthcare, ethics, health, humans, protection, study, society )

- 276 days ago -
It is now an established fact that cannabis is a safe and effective medicine, supported by a very large body of evidence and further supported by patent filed by the US government,
7 Reasons to Never Drink Soda Pop Again
Health & Wellness  (tags: soda drinking, research, prevention, protection, illness, food, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, risks, study, health )

- 346 days ago -
Read some of these potential outcomes of heavy soda-drinking, and you may be reaching for some water or a glass of fresh organic juice instead.
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 )

- 239 days ago -
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.
Native American Youth Face Higher Suicide Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: Native American youth, suicide rate, mental health, research, society, warning, treatment, prevention, protection, risks, news, abuse, children, government, study, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, ethics )

Carrie No
- 131 days ago -
This series is the culmination of two years of work examining the higher suicide rate among Native American youth, which we found is probably even more severe than official statistics indicate
How to Spot Alzheimer's ~ SLIDESHOW
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimers Disease, health, diet, interesting, healthcare, illness, prevention, research, risks, study, society, family, exercise, treatment, warning, medicine )

Carrie No
- 168 days ago -
Would you know the difference between a harmless "senior moment" and a more serious problem?
9 Health Signs To Watch For When You're Older Than 55
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, protection, research, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, safety, study, humans )

- 50 days ago -
Fifty-five years old may be the new 35 but the body still suffers and reacts to the ravages of pollution, stress, sun exposure, smoking, drinking, high-fat diets, and excessive use of alcohol. There are signals the body sends that indicate trouble.
Massive Group Of Scientists Thinks You Shouldn't Use Non-Stick
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'The Madrid Statement', non-stick coatings, research, safety, risks, health, illness, humans, food, study, science, interesting, disease, warning, news )

Carrie No
- 130 days ago -
A group of 200 scientists just published what's being called "The Madrid Statement," a wide-ranging criticism of the category of chemicals used to create non-stick, grease-proof and waterproof coatings. Will it get you to stop using non-stick pans?
50 Hospitals Charge Uninsured More Than 10 Times Cost of Care, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, uninsured Americans, ethics, dishonesty, illness, safety, society, warning, humans, interesting, abuse, research, study )

Carrie No
- 118 days ago -
All but one of the facilities are owned by for-profit entities and the largest number of hospitals ~ 20 ~ are in Florida. Topping the list is North Okaloosa Medical Center, a 110-bed facility in the Florida Panhandle about an hour outside of Pensacola.
HOPEFUL NEWS! A New Vaccine Could Finally End the Ebola Epidemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, protection, prevention, Ebola, vaccinations, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, study, interesting )

- 66 days ago -
According to medical journal The Lancet, an Ebola vaccine trial in Guinea has proved 100 percent successful at preventing the spread of the virus in those vaccinated immediately after a close contact is diagnosed
7 Surprisingly Helpful Tips to Help You Fall Asleep Faster
Health & Wellness  (tags: sleep deprivation, study, prevention, humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, research )

- 9 days ago -
A new study confirms suspicions that poor sleep lowers immunity.
Sorry to Harsh Your Mellow, But That Pot IsnâEUR(TM)t Pesticide-Free
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, news, marijuana, pesticides, health, government, protection, study, prevention, humans )

- 146 days ago -
How many of those pesticides are recreational pot growers allowed to use on pot that ends up in your body? Two hundred and seventy-one.
If Fish Is Brain Food, Can Fish Oil Pills Boost Brains, Too?
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, protection, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, food, government, prevention, research, news )

- 36 days ago -
In lieu of eating fish, many adults take fish oil, or omega-3 supplements. But a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that these supplements are no magic elixir when it comes to staving off cognitive decline in old
The Truth About the People You Can't Forgive
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, study, society, forgiveness, spirituality, love, acceptance, emotional well-being, health, risks )

Carrie No
- 98 days ago -
In a special interview, Father Richard Rohr, founder of the Center for Action and Contemplation shares a few crucial, comforting insights about the people who have hurt us in the past.
Do We Regulate E-Cigs, Ban Them, or What?
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, drugs, vaping, study, science, humans )

- 266 days ago -
"Vaping" is taking off, and science and policy are having a hard time keeping up with the marketplace. A cautious harm reduction approach is warrante
NEW STUDY: E-Cigarettes Can Churn Out High Levels Of Formaldehyde
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, research, e-cigs, e-cigarettes, study, formaldehyde, risks )

- 257 days ago -
Vapor produced by electronic cigarettes can contain a surprisingly high concentration of formaldehyde âEUR" a known carcinogen âEUR" researchers reported Wednesday.

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