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Why We Need to Abandon the Disease-Model of Mental Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, study, society, science, research, investigation, interesting, humans, health, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease model, Mental Health Care, symptoms, physical illness )

- 12 hours ago -
The idea that our more distressing emotions such as grief and anger can best be understood as symptoms of physical illnesses is pervasive and seductive. But in my view it is also a myth, and a harmful one.
Whole Foods Recalls Raw Almonds for Hydrogen Cyanide
Health & Wellness  (tags: Whole Foods, Almonds, Natural, Organic, Cyanide, Poison, Toxic )

- 8 days ago -
"Organic Raw Almonds (bitter almonds) sold at Whole Foods stores in Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Reno, Nevada and Boise are being recalled for elevated levels of naturally occurring hydrogen cyanide."
Health & Wellness  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Laos, Vietnam War, Unexploded Ordrinance, UXO-LAO, Cluster Bomb, Children, Farmers, Devastation, Death, Maiming, Donate, PLEASE HELP )

- 3 days ago -
"Dozens of children are killed or maimed in Laos each year by some of 75 million cluster bomblets." We have a moral obligation to help clean up the mess we left behind. PLEASE HELP.
Danger Dentist: 22,000 Patients Warned as Blood Test Fears Spark Biggest Ever NHS Recall
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, warning, women, treatment, dental care, government, environment, ethics, family, healthcare, humans, investigation, news, protection, risks, safety, science, society, prevention )

- 8 days ago -
The dentist was suspended in June after a whistleblower secretly filmed him allegedly breaching infection-control standards
Will There Be An Ebola Outbreak in America?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola )

- 8 days ago -
I'll play the devil's advocate on this one but y'all make up your own conclusions on this article.
Modern War: A True Global Health Emergency
Health & Wellness  (tags: World, War & Peace, Rights, Public Health, Healthcare, Iraq, Imperialism )

- 8 days ago -
A unique historical moment to look at global health, with a special look at Iraq after more than twenty years of war
Food Fraud: Money Scam and Health Hazard
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, FSMA, food, food fraud, ingredients, U.S., government, health, diet, interesting, nutrition, safety, news )

- 9 days ago -
Despite the common belief that food fraud in the United States is a rarity, the globalized nature of our food supply chain means many of our favorite foods and ingredients travel far and wide before they reach our plates.
Monkey With Progeria Discovered
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, health, disease, research, mokeys, Japanese macaque, progeria )

- 13 days ago -
Courtesy of Kyoto University's Primate Research Institute This picture, taken in March 2011, shows a 10-month-old female monkey with a wrinkled face and body caused by progeria, left, and her mother.
Improve Your Heart And Your World By Biking Today
Health & Wellness  (tags: biking, healthy heart, environmentally friendly )

- 13 days ago -
Biking not only adds to a healthier lifestyle, it helps the world around you. By getting on a bike instead of getting in a car, you help build a better environment. Ride with groups such as People For Bikes and pledge to pursue a more bike-friendly...
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