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Study: Women Lead Men in Bacteria, Hands Down
Science & Tech  (tags: disease, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, prevention, study, warning, women, news, safety, interesting, world, unusual, scientists, study, research, science, discovery )

- 1992 days ago -
WASHINGTON - Wash your hands, folks, especially you ladies. A new study found that women have a greater variety of bacteria on their hands than men do. And everybody has more types of bacteria than the researchers expected to find.
What Is Killing the Bats of Pincher Creek?
Science & Tech  (tags: wildlife, bats, warning, health, disease, research, safety, risks, science, humans, illness, interesting )

- 2059 days ago -
A mystery surrounding the large number of dead animals on a wind farm in Alberta prompted a groundbreaking study at the University of Calgary that found the drop in air pressure around some turbines resulted in fatal respiratory injuries
A Health Special-Breast Cancer: Winning the Battle
Science & Tech  (tags: cancer, health, illness, medicine, research, treatment, health, humans, technology )

- 2193 days ago -
One out of seven of women will get breast cancer in her lifetime. It's the second leading cause of cancer death after lung cancer for females.
Parents Ignore Risks of Exposing Their Kids to Their Cigarette Smoke!
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, humans, protection, research, science, suffering, abuse, activists, americans, child, children, death, culture, dishonesty, environment, ethics, freedoms, health, interesting, news, safety, society, disease, cancer, family, illness, medicine )

- 2222 days ago -
Measurements of nicotine levels from household air and children's hair samples also indicated high exposure (78 %) to secondhand smoke among those living with a smoker.
Major Industries Battle EPA To Avoid Tighter Smog Regulations Due to Proven Health Risks
Science & Tech  (tags: business, environment, ethics, government, news, politics, society, humans, abuse, americans, economy, research, safety, science, illness, interesting, health, disease, protection, scientists, science, medicine, research, safety )

- 2234 days ago -
Health & Medical community pushing for tighter standards due to proven health risk, as oil and chemical company (alongside many others) are pushing EPA to not change a thing!
Scripps Research Scientists Devise Approach That Stops HIV at Earliest Stage of Infection
Science & Tech  (tags: HIV, disease, illness, health, science )

- 2241 days ago -
Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute have developed a new two-punch strategy against HIV and they have already successfully tested aspects o
Women Abused as Children Spend 1/3 More on Health Care
Science & Tech  (tags: abuse, activists, children, culture, ethics, family, health, humans, interesting, news, police, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, abuse, babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, drugs, environment, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine )

- 2247 days ago -
Middle-aged women who suffered physical or sexual abuse as children spend up to one-third more than average in health-care costs, according to a long-term study of more than 3,000 women.
Adults Abused as Kids Who Don't Get Depressed Have a Different Gene!
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- 2250 days ago -
Some forms of a gene that controls the body's response to stress hormones appear to protect adults who were abused in childhood from depression, psychiatrists have found.
Cell Phone Radiation Linked to Insomnia, Confusion, Headaches, Depression
Science & Tech  (tags: research, consumers, abuse, technology, interesting, brain, depression, illness, news, safety, risks, study, technology, warning, study )

- 2279 days ago -
You may be suffering from cell phone over-exposure. According to a report in the British newspaper The Independent, sweeping new research has linked the radiation emitted by mobile phones to such symptoms as confusion, sleeping problems and chronic hea
Dengue Potential U.S. Health Threat
Science & Tech  (tags: Dengue, health threat, health, threat, researchers, United States, illness, mosquito, deaths )

- 2290 days ago -
WASHINGTON , Jan. 9 (UPI) -- U.S. researchers said public health officials need to consider the threat of dengue reaching the United States as a real possibility.The mosquito-borne illness continues to expand into temperate climates and increase in...
Which Intervention Would Do The Most To Improve The Health Of The Extreme Poor?
Science & Tech  (tags: americans, government, humans, protection, research, science, world, bush, bushadministration, ethics, healthcare, housing, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, environment, politics, alert, activists, culture, death, disease, healthcare, illness, medic )

- 2297 days ago -
It's surprising to see how "big box" government avoids doing very simple things which would make a major difference for people who are dying from easily preventable conditions....or is it?
EHealthRisk: Canadian Attitudes to Electronic Health Recordss and Privacy
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, government, medicine, humans, internet, risks, healthcare, illness, ethics, falsfieid medicial records, studies, warning, prevention, adverse drug reactions reported not repo )

- 2301 days ago -
Canada Health Infoway, Health Canada and the Privacy Commissioner of Canada commissioned and have published a comprehensive survey of Canadian attitudes towards Electronic Health Records and Privacy titled Electronic Health Information and Privacy Survey:
Profound Immune System Discovery Opens Door to Halting Destruction of Lupus
Science & Tech  (tags: disease, health, healthcare, humans, illness, prevention, research, science, study, treatment, technology, future, good news )

- 2318 days ago -
The major finding means that new methods can now be pursued to shut down uncontrolled inflammation, restore immune system regulation, and treat chronic autoimmune disorders such as lupus.
How Bacteria In Cows' Milk May Cause Crohn's Disease
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, milk, Crohn disease, illness, cows, E. coli )

- 2321 days ago -
Scientists have found a bacterium, known to cause illness in cattle, may cause Crohn's disease in humans. Crohn disease is a condition that causes chronic intestinal inflammation, leading to pain, bleeding and diarrhea.
Scientists Cure Mice Of Sickle Cell Using Stem Cell Technique
Science & Tech  (tags: health, humans, illness, interesting, research, science, technology, medicine, discovery )

- 2323 days ago -
Using a recently developed technique for turning skin cells into stem cells, scientists have cured mice of sickle cell anemia -- the first direct proof that the easily obtained cells can reverse an inherited, potentially fatal disease.

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