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Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, asbestos, Cancer, mining, environment )

- 2472 days ago -
All major industrialized nations have stopped mining and exporting asbestos, except Canada. Asbestos causes mesothelioma and asbestosis. Both diseases develop slowly over decades after initial exposure but are 100% fatal.
Bacteria-Laden Soap Not So Clean
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, interesting, prevention, research, anti-bacterial soaps, protection, disease, children, illness, science, news )

- 2600 days ago -
Soap may not always be as clean as it seems, suggests a new study, which found that every soap dispenser at an elementary school in Ohio was contaminated with bacteria that are known to cause illnesses.
Push to Spur More Drugs for Deadly Rare Diseases
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, diseases, treatment, health, medicine )

- 2615 days ago -
Every other week, 7-year-old twins Addison and Cassidy Hempel have an experimental medicine injected into their spines in hopes of battling a rare, fatal disease.And it's their mom who made that possible.
10 Most Impressive Transplants Ever Successfully Performed
Health & Wellness  (tags: Transplants, Organ, Health, surgery )

- 2620 days ago -
There are plenty of accounts of very remarkable transplants. Despite the obstacles, there have still been monumental achievements in transplant procedures that are worth noting and still plenty more anticipated triumphs in the future.
After Radiation Spike, Tests Show Tap Water Safe for Babies in Tokyo
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, world, Japan, drinking water, government, humans, news, protection )

- 2648 days ago -
New tests Thursday showed that radioactive iodine in Tokyo's tap water has dropped to levels considered safe for babies -- just hours after authorities announced plans to distribute bottled water to tens of thousands of parents around the Japanese metropo
WHO: Real Risk If Radiation Contaminates Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: Japan, radiation, food, contamination, people, health )

- 2650 days ago -
Japan needs to act quickly and ban food sales from areas around the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant if food there has excessive levels of radiation, the World Health Organization said Monday.
Tiny Hairs From Ancient Sea Creatures 'Could Repair Damaged Muscles'
Health & Wellness  (tags: ancient sea creatures, animals, hairs, repair, damaged muscle, science, health, treatment )

- 2654 days ago -
Tiny hairs from a 500 million year old sea species could repair damaged muscle, according to new research.British scientists say plant-like creatures known as tunicates have amazing regeneration properties.
The 50 Best Snacks for Your Child's Backpack
Health & Wellness  (tags: Snacks, food, children, diet, parenting, kids )

- 2656 days ago -
Making sure your kids eat right as they dash between classes, after-school activities and plans with friends is tough, which is why it's important for parents to get creative when it comes to ensuring nutritional standards in their kids' lives even when..
50 Inspiring Blogs for Your Post-Pregnancy Weight Loss
Health & Wellness  (tags: Women, Mother, weight loss, health, blogs, fitness )

- 2657 days ago -
As a mom, women are probably willing to give up a lot for your children. their time, their sleep, even a few grooming habits. Many moms give up a positive self image as well, but it doesn't have to be that way. One can lose weight and still enjoy their...
50 Best Blogs for Your Children's Nutrition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Children, Nutrition, diet, food, health, eating, blogs )

- 2657 days ago -
Eating well is important at any age, but especially so for young children who need the right vitamins, minerals and nutrition to help them grow and develop. Lucky for parents, you don't need a medical or nursing degree in nutrition science to understand..
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