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Sick Texas Hospital Worker May Have Exposed 700 Babies to TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, El PasoTexas, hospital staff, TB, Providence Memorial Hospital, risks, safety, healthcare, warning, protection, prevention, news, health, illness, humans )

Carrie
- 16 hours ago - rawstory.com
According to the Associated Press, the woman -- whose identity is being withheld due to privacy laws -- may have been infected with TB bacteria for up to a year before she was diagnosed in late August.
Fluoride: Still Not Poisoning Your Precious Bodily Fluids!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fluoride, Health, Dental Health, Safety, American Academy of Pediatrics, Conspiracy Theorists )

Brian
- 7 days ago - sciencebasedmedicine.org
"Kudos to the AAP for updating their fluoride recommendations to better protect our young children from dental decay, the number one malady affecting children."
Orthorexia, Also Nicknamed the Food Babe Disorder
Health & Wellness  (tags: Orthorexia, Food Babe, Fool Babe, OCD, Anorexia, Bulimia, Eating Disorder )

Brian
- 7 days ago - twipscience.org
"It is insidious in the sense that as with anorexia or bulimia, the orthorexic manifests destructive unhealthy obsession regarding food and eating habits, but is eating, and does chooses a healthy diet."
GMO Foods Cause Cancer-Pseudoscience Says It's So
Health & Wellness  (tags: Anti-GMO, Extremism, Ideology, Paranoia, Pseudoscience, Anti-Science, Cancer, GMOs )

Brian
- 3 days ago - dailykos.com
"Let's make something clear right here, at the beginning of the article-there is a vast amount of legitimate scientific literature that describes evidence that GMO crops are safe to both human health and the environment. "
Measles Is Back: A Mother's Warning
Health & Wellness  (tags: Immunization, Vaccination, Measles, Encephalitis, Anti-Vaxxers, Fear Mongering, Misinformation, Risk Assessment )

Brian
- 4 days ago - latimes.com
"I know that parents worry about whether vaccines are safe for their children. But they should also consider the dangers of not vaccinating, which is why I'm telling my family's story."
TAKE ACTION: We Can't Let Big Oil Get Away With This---PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Big Oil, Oil Trains, Communities At Risk, Spills, Explosions, Human Health, Death, Contamination, PLEASE SIGN )

Brian
- 3 days ago - act.credoaction.com
"Tell the Department of Transportation: Keep exploding oil trains out of American communities. Submit a public comment now and we'll deliver it before the September 30 public comment deadline." PLEASE SIGN.
Pesticide Residue Found on Nearly Half of Organic Produce
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic Produce, Pesticides, Residue, Contamination )

Brian
- 2 days ago - cbc.ca
"I would hope that the products are without pesticides," says organic food consumer." Good luck.
Immunization Can Prevent Childhood Diseases
Health & Wellness  (tags: Children, Childhood Illnesses, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Whooping Cough, Immunization, Vaccines, Health )

Brian
- 13 days ago - news.pia.gov.ph
"The under five-year old children are the most vulnerable age group for said childhood illnesses, the reason why they are the target for mass immunization."
Fluoride Is a Safe, Effective and Economical Way to Prevent Dental Cavities
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fluoride, Dental Health, Children, Safe, Science, Canadian Dental Association, Canadian Medical Association, Health Canada, Public Health Agency of Canada, US Centers for Disease Control and Preve, World Health Organization )

Brian
- 12 days ago - oralhealthalberta.ca
"The safety and efficacy of water fluoridation has been frequently studied and continues to be supported by current science. Over 60 years of research and recent systematic reviews have shown that water fluoridation is a safe, effective and..."
"Acid Test": The Case for Using Psychedelics to Treat PTSD, Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: PTSD, Depression, Veterans, Psychedelics, Medicines, MDMA, Psilocybin, Research, Promising Results )

Brian
- 12 days ago - washingtonpost.com
"These studies have shown promising results using MDMA, psilocybin and other psychedelics in controlled clinical settings under close medical supervision..."
 
 
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