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Health & Wellness

If Fish Is Brain Food, Can Fish Oil Pills Boost Brains, Too?
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, protection, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, food, government, prevention, research, news )

Cal
- 3 days ago - npr.org
In lieu of eating fish, many adults take fish oil, or omega-3 supplements. But a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that these supplements are no magic elixir when it comes to staving off cognitive decline in old
Bilateral Hand Transplant - Meet 8 Yrs Old Zion Harvey   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bilateral Hand Transplant, Science, Medicine, Treatment )

Eleonora
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
An eight-year-old boy who was forced to have his hands and feet removed after he suffered a serious infection has become the youngest person in the US to receive a double hand transplant.
Marcy Borders Survivor Known As Dust Lady In Iconic 9/11 Photo Dies at 42
Health & Wellness  (tags: Marcy Borders, Dust Lady, 9-11, dies, cancer, Twin Towers, NYC, survivor World Trade Center Health Progr )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - cnn.com
As of May of 2015 there are 3,700 survivors and first responders at the World Trade Center site have been diagnosed with cancers resulting from the attack. According to the CD's World Trade Center Health Program and Marcy was one of them.
Taken From Families Indigenous Children Face Extreme Rates of State Violence in US
Health & Wellness  (tags: Indian removal, indigenous children, Indian Child Welfare Act, Native families, IBISWorld, moneyed influence, Lakota, South Dakota )

Dandelion
- 16 days ago - truth-out.org
Taking children away from their Native families is profitable: According to a Feb 2015 report from IBISWorld adoption and child welfare services in the USA rake in $14 billion a year. And there are other indications of moneyed influence in child removal
9 Health Signs To Watch For When You're Older Than 55
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, protection, research, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, safety, study, humans )

Cal
- 17 days ago - lifeinthegoldenyears.com
Fifty-five years old may be the new 35 but the body still suffers and reacts to the ravages of pollution, stress, sun exposure, smoking, drinking, high-fat diets, and excessive use of alcohol. There are signals the body sends that indicate trouble.
DuPont and the Chemistry of Deception
Health & Wellness  (tags: Teflon, C-8, perfluorooctanoic acid, PFOA, Dupont, deception, toxin, carcinogen, animal experiments, waterways, health consequences, illness )

Judy
- 21 days ago - firstlook.org
The Teflon toxin was known to have deadly consequences, but the company kept it secret. Although DuPont no longer uses C8, fully removing the chemical from all the bodies of water and bloodstreams it pollutes is now impossible, affecting the whole planet.
9 Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar for People Over 55
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, research, protection, prevention, apple cider vinegar benefits )

Cal
- 18 days ago - lifeinthegoldenyears.com
By now, most people are aware of all of the amazing health benefits of apple cider vinegar.
Leaked Document 35,000 Combat Vets Denied VA Health Care Enrollment Due To Computer Error
Health & Wellness  (tags: Veterans, illegal artificial barrier, VA, medical care, means testing )

Dandelion
- 20 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The VA has created an illegal artificial barrier for people to access care. Many vets have to submit a means test to be enrolled, but it's not required for combat vets, who are automatically eligible for five years of free care.
You Don't Need To Go Low-Carb To Burn Body Fat, Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, investigation, research, news, nutrition, health )

Cal
- 20 days ago - npr.org
If you've ever tried to lose weight, you've probably gotten drawn into the argument over whether it's better to cut carbs or fat from your diet
 
 
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