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Health & Wellness

Craig Spencer Tests Positive For Ebola In New York City (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, NYC doctor, Bellevue Hospital, health, illness, news, risks, safety, treatment, prevention, protection )

Carrie
- 2 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A New York City doctor who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea, tested positive for the disease on Thursday, the New York Times reported.
End the GMO Paranoia: Knowledge Is the Key to Fighting Fear
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental Health, Mental Illness, Orthorexia, Paranoia, Food Purity, Fear Mongering, Anxiety, GM Food, Misinformation, Ideology, Extremism, Biotechnology )

Brian
- 8 hours ago - hawaiifarmersdaughter.com
"Having worked in mental health for several years, it is really disturbing to me to see so many Hawaii folks wrapped up on the fear brigade against biotechnology."
What West Africa Can Teach the US About Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Outbreak, Hemmoraghic Fever, Nigeria, Senegal, US, Dallas, Texas )

Brian
- 18 hours ago - commondreams.org
"Nigeria and Senegal have declared victory on Ebola even as healthcare workers in Texas contract it."
Ebola Survivor
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, disease, death, health, illness, medicine, research, risks, treatment )

Olga
- 21 hours ago - msf.org
Alexander lost his wife, a brother and two daughters. Now, he had to save his only boy, Kollie James. And he did with the help of MSF.
Aging in America: Stuck in the Middle
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, eldercare, caretakers, economic bind, medicine, family, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 21 hours ago - cbsnews.com
Senior citizens whose finances fall IN THE MIDDLE -- not rich, not poor -- can find themselves in a real bind if they need home care. And their loved ones can find themselves caught in the middle as well.
White House Halts Research Into "Super Strains" of Infectious Diseases
Health & Wellness  (tags: Obama Administration, Health, Funding, Budget, Cuts, Infectious Diseases )

Brian
- 1 day ago - richarddawkins.net
"The funding halt affects future influenza, MERS, and SARS research -- and current researchers have been asked to suspend their studies as well."
Israelis Discover Clear Link Between Diabetes and Parkinson's Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel medical researchers, Parkinson's Disease, diabetes type 2 )

David
- 1 day ago - nocamels.com
Israeli scientists at Israel's Ben Gurion University in the Negev have found a definite link between Type II diabetes and the propensity for developing Parkinson's disease. She won grants from the EU 7th Framework Program, among other scientific bodies.
Recognizing Child Abuse and Neglect
Health & Wellness  (tags: child abuse, information, prevention, protection )

Joyce
- 1 day ago - nspcc.org.uk
Find out what child abuse is, how to spot the signs, who is affected and what you should do if you're worried about a child.
Paralyzed Man Walks Again After Breakthrough Cell Transplant
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, treatment, Paralysis, disability, GoodNews, goodnews )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This could be a new hope for the disabled everywhere.
Paralysed Man Darek Fidyka Walks Again After Treatment By British Doctors on Brink of 'Cure'
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, spinal cord injury, SCI. possible SCI cure, olfactory ensheathing cells, OECs )

Judy
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
Both the medical teams and independent experts underlined that the new technique has so far only been applied to a single patient and its near-miraculous effects need to be repeated with a larger group.
Thousands of Historic Archives From British Asylums to Go Online
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, ethics, government, investigation, news, research, risks, warning, women, study, treatment )

Sonya
- 2 days ago - livescience.com
The history, corruption, lies and torture in mental prisons in the UK. Not just Stalin.
Medical 3D Holograms (Video)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli technology, medical, 3D holographc images )

David
- 2 days ago - labroots.com
RealView, an Israeli high-tech company, intrigued the medical world when it presented 3D holographic images of inner body organs that can be manipulated by the physician in real time.
Stop Pinkwashing Fracking Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, pinkwashing, Susan G Komen, pink drill, fracking, chemicals, toxins )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They even painted drilling equipment pink! Fracking involves trucking huge quantities of toxic chemicals many cause breast cancer
 

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