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U.S. Drug Shortages Frustrate Doctors, Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, shortages )

- 131 days ago -
Interviews with company executives, hospital pharmacists and regulators point to several causes of the shortages.
Scott Walker: Women Only Concerned With Rape and Incest in 'Initial Months' of Pregnancy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Wisconsin, Scott Walker, Abortion. US politics, US domestic policy )

- 128 days ago -
Wisconsin governor, a Republican who is expected to run for president in 2016, says he is prepared to sign into law a 20-week abortion ban without exceptions.
Study Tests Range of Electrical Frequencies That Help Heal Chronic Wounds
Health & Wellness  (tags: electricity, wound healing )

- 126 days ago -
Naturally occurring electricity in our cells is key to how our bodies function, and that includes the healing of wounds.
PETITION: The Largest Forgotten Humanitarian Crisis - Help Central African Republic Overcome Medical Emergency
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, environment, health, healthcare, humans, illness, treatment, United Nations, Central Africak Republic, aid efforts, humanitarion crisis )

- 123 days ago -
If we don't take action to increase aid efforts, the United Nations warns that the situation in the CAR could become "the largest forgotten humanitarian crisis of our time".
HEALTH WARNING! What Is Flakka (Aka Gravel) and Why Is It More Dangerous Than Cocaine?
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, drugs, safety, warning, flakka, health )

- 136 days ago -
A small overdose of the drug, which can be smoked, injected, snorted or injected, can lead to a range of extreme symptoms: "excited delirium," as experts call it, marked by violent behavior; spikes in body temperature and high levels of paranoia.
A Dying Girl's Family Takes On Big Pharma Over Drug Access
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, prevention, protection, healthcare, health, Big Pharma, cruelty, drugs, disease, treatment )

- 129 days ago -
A U.S. pharmaceutical company testing a drug meant to slow down child dementia refuses to offer the medication to a terminally ill young girl in Germany. Her family is fighting the decision.
World Food Prices Hit Lowest In Nearly 5 Years - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, health, nutrition, GoodNews, goodnews, inflation )

- 125 days ago -
Then why is junk food cheaper than healthy food?
Monkey Malaria in Humans on the Rise
Health & Wellness  (tags: Plasmodium knowlesi, macaques, malaria, disease, healthcare, humans, illness, research )

- 123 days ago -
Plasmodium knowlesi, previously thought to only affect macaques, caused 66 per cent of MalaysiaâEUR(TM)s malaria cases last yea
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
- 134 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?
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