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'Bagpipe Lung' Death Prompts Doctors' Warning to Musicians
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, disease, protection, prevention )

Cal
- 18 hours ago - pri.org
Musicians have been warned to clean their wind instruments regularly after British doctors reported that "bagpipe lung" had killed a man who inhaled fungi growing inside his pipe
Call on Mylan Pharmaceuticals to Reduce Price of Life-Saving EpiPen SIGN NOW
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug companies, cost of Epi-pens, healthcare, safety )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - change.org
An EpiPen can mean the difference between life and death for children, men, and women who are afflicted with life-threatening allergies
Tighter Patent Rules Could Help Lower Drug Prices, Study Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug costs, patents, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, healthcare, health, humans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
The U.S. could rein in rising drug prices by being more selective about giving patents to pharmaceutical companies for marginal developments, a study concludes.
Virtual Reality Can Help Prevent Falls in Elderly, Israeli Team Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: elderly, balance, falling )

David
- 5 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Practice makes perfect when it comes to keeping balance for seniors, say researchers led by Tel Aviv University professor
Israeli-Made Theraputic Contact Lenses Receive FDA Approval
Health & Wellness  (tags: corneal edema, contact lenses, Israeli medical technology )

David
- 5 days ago - jpost.com
Lenses that treat corneal edema are entering the market.
UPnRIDE Aims to Help Wheelchair Users Stand Tall
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli medical technology, wheelchair, quadriplegics )

David
- 3 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Amit Goffer, creator of ReWalk, a bionic walking aid for paraplegics, UPnRIDEs patented solution is a mobility device, as opposed to ReWalkâEUR(TM)s walking device, & it is a wheelchair that brings quadriplegics from a sitting position to an upright Position.
Standing Rock Sioux Are Not Backing Down to Pipeline
Health & Wellness  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux, Oglala Sioux, pipeline, water, sacred sites, protest )

Dandelion
- 8 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Standing Rock Sioux leaders say the pipeline will threaten the Missouri River, the tribes main source of drinking and irrigation water, and forever destroy burial grounds and sacred sites.
With Cardiac Surgery, Israeli Team Saves Afghani BoyâEUR(TM)s Life
Health & Wellness  (tags: Afghani boy, cardiac surgery, Israeli doctors, Wolfson Medical Center, Save a Child’s Heart )

David
- 8 days ago - timesofisrael.com
A baby boy born in Afghanistan with multiple heart defects received life-saving surgery in Israel thanks to a Facebook friendship and a covert operation that traversed enemy borders and diplomatic lines.
The Patent That Could Destroy Monsanto And Change The WorldâEUR¦
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, environment, food, humans, interesting, natural pesticide )

Beryl
- 18 days ago - ecosnippets.com
The mycologist has figured out how to use mother natureâEUR(TM)s own creation.The Magic of "shrooms..These pesticides provide safe & nearly permanent solution for control over 200,000 species of insects
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Albertsons: Eliminate Toxic BPA in Canned Foods
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, health, protection )

Cal
- 12 days ago - act.credoaction.com
As one of the countryâEUR(TM)s leading grocery store chains, Albertsons must set an example and stop selling food products containing BPA to protect the health and safety of its customers.
 
 
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