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8 Possible Side Effects of Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pesticides, Side Effects, Health, farming, disease )

- 2584 days ago -
Pesticides provide many substantial benefits for farmers and consumers by controlling pests and preventing disease, as well as increasing crop yield and keeping costs down; however, these potent chemicals have also put our health in great danger. And you
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, cancer, Cell Phones & EMF Radiation )

- 2701 days ago -
Article warns of the health dangers associated with cell phone use. Actions to reduce helath risks assoicated with cancer and cell phones are reviewed.
Change of Hands Gives Guitarist Second Chance | Www.Dnj.Com | The Daily News Journal
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, musician, research, treatment, study, Dystonia )

- 3271 days ago -
Guitarist Billy McLaughlin was at the top of his game a decade ago, a fingerstyle player noted for his technique of tapping on strings, when he began having problems controlling his left hand, missing notes with no clue why. Audiences thought he was
Scientists Uncover Culprit in Huntington's Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: Huntington's Diseasetreatment )

- 3303 days ago -
Scientists have solved a mystery surrounding a horrific illness: Why people with Huntington's disease harbor a faulty protein throughout their bodies but it destroys only certain brain cells.
More Frankenfood Headed Our Way - Kellogg Says Most Consumers Not Concerned About Biotech
Health & Wellness  (tags: genetically-modified food, Monsanto, toxic food, sugar beets, Mars, Hershey, Kellogg, glyphosate, EPA )

- 3523 days ago -
For the very first time, western US sugar beet farmers have planted a new crop - beets that are genetically modified to withstand heavy doses of Monsanto's RoundUp herbicide. Acquaint yourself with what RoundUp contains and can do to animals & humans.
5-Star Hospitals Might Not Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: 5-star hospitals, safer )

- 3537 days ago -
If all hospitals performed as well as 5-star facilities, as ranked by an independent healthcare ratings company, 237,420 U.S. Medicare patient deaths could have been prevented between 2005 and 2007.
Drinkers Shown in Study to Have Smaller Brains
Health & Wellness  (tags: drinking, brain shrinkage )

- 3537 days ago -
Drinking low to moderate amounts of alcohol, which may protect people against from heart disease, doesn't slow the normal brain shrinkage that comes with aging and could accelerate the process, a study said.
Can't Afford to Eat Healthy Anymore? Join the Rest of Us!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Economy, food prices, eating healthy, cheaper processed food, credit crunch, eating habits )

- 3542 days ago -
Haverhill debt counselling charity has revealed that people's diets are suffering as they turn to cheaper processed foods in their bid to cope with the credit crunch; people's eating habits have changed because of the current financial problems...
U.S. Girls Percentage Getting HPV & Meningitis Vaccines
Health & Wellness  (tags: USA, vaccines, young girls, HPV vaccine, Meningitis vaccine, genital warts, cervical cancer risks, teenage girls, at risk age-groups )

- 3542 days ago -
Girls aged 13-17, rec'd. Gardasil vaccine last year to protect against the human papillomavirus, which causes cervical cancer & genital warts in young women and girls aged 9-26; 1/3 got meningitis vaccine, too.
The FDA Stam of Approval: What Does It Really Mean?
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, FDA, Food & Drug administration, pharmaceuticals, drug information, prescriptions, remedies )

- 3551 days ago -
Am informative explanation of the role of the FDA in both prescription and over-the-counter drug dispensation. Learn more about what they do - and don't do.
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