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US Childhood Quality Dropping Like A Sack Of Rocks   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: USA, premature childhood deaths, more than almost all of Europe, teen births )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
The USA was not exempt from threats that cause premature childhood deaths. US is one of 7 countries where half of all teen births occur and infant deaths were more than 40 European countries combined.
You May Be Eating Chicken Contaminated With a Hallucinogenic Drug
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, poultry, drugs, contamination )

Freya
- 3 days ago - alternet.org
Three nonprofit groups filed suit June 22 against Laurel, Missippippi-based Sanderson Farms, Inc. for falsely advertising products that contain a wide range of unnatural and in some cases prohibited substances, as "100% Natural."
Mosquitoes Won't Leave You Alone? The 1 Thing Doctors Say Works Better Than Toxic Repellents
Health & Wellness  (tags: mosquitoes, toxix repellents, going natural, environment, humans, safety, treatment )

Lone
- 1 day ago - lifeaspire.com
There are plenty of natural remedies out there that can repel mosquitoes. Going natural doesn't mean that you have to give up repelling power!
Don't Be Scared to Let Animals on Wards, Say Nurses
Health & Wellness  (tags: let dogs and other animals onto wards, nurses )

Rosie
- 3 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Hospitals should let more dogs and other animals onto wards and even into operating theatres to help patients, the Royal College of Nursing says after it collected scores of anecdotes of therapy animals, and sometimes pets, helping recovery.
The 7 Riskiest Drugs Big Pharma Wants You To Swallow
Health & Wellness  (tags: Over 55? Big Pharma, 7 Riskiest Drugs )

Rosie
- 2 days ago - thedailyhealth.co.uk
If you're over 55, chances are good one of these potentially dangerous medications is in your medicine cabinet right now... approved by the very authorities whose job it is to protect you!
5 Common Medication Mistakes and How to Avoid Them Posted On 30 Oct 2013
Health & Wellness  (tags: NIH, study, 5 common medication mistakes )

Rosie
- 2 days ago - aplaceformom.com
A National Institutes of Health (NIH) study recently found that 40% of seniors aged 65 and older take five or more prescription medications, and 90% take at least one prescription and that as many of 55% of them take their meds. incorrectly.
Use of Birth Control Could Cause Missouri Women To Lose Their Job and Housing
Health & Wellness  (tags: birth control, landlords, employers, SB5, Missouri, loss of women's rights )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - newsweek.com
And while of course this is not information most landlords or employers have access to, under SB 5 they could ask women what forms of reproductive health care they are using.
GOP's Cruel 'Health Care' Bill Goes After Children, the Poor and Veterans
Health & Wellness  (tags: ACA, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, Trumpcare, health insurance )

Freya
- 4 days ago - alternet.org
The ACA is not repealed. Health care for poor people, kids, the disability community and seniors is.
URGENT Submit Your Amendment Congress Needs It - Take Action
Health & Wellness  (tags: Trumpcare, Amendment, Congress, submit, health care )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - ouramendments.org
To stop Senate Republicans, we have to speak up. These are our amendments. And we are going to bury TrumpCare in them. See my first comment for more information on this.
FDA Approves Genius 3D Mammography Exam as First and Only Mammogram Superior for Women With Dense Breasts
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, imaging screening, cancer detection, dense breasts, Dr. Friedwald, Holigic, Inc., women, mammogram, disease )

Debbie
- 4 days ago - patch.com
Hologic, Inc has announced the FDA approves HologicâEUR(TM)s Geius â,,¢ 3D Mammographyâ,,¢ exam as the only mammogram superior for women with dense breasts. Dr. Friedewald explains what 3D mammography is and what this means for women.
 
 
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