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Health & Wellness

Nutritionists Excluded in New Federal Bill [ ACTION ALERT! ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutritionists vs. dietitians, nutritionists and new federal bill )

- 4 minutes ago -
A new Senate bill, dubbed the "Older Americans CARE Act," was introduced last week by Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR). It would create funding for programs that give support and provide services to the elderly; those services can be provided by "a nurse...
'No Escape': Alarming Cancer Rates at Prison Built Next to Toxic Coal Dump
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, Coal Ash Facility )

- 12 minutes ago -
Groups call for environmental justice as investigation documents extensive health problems at Pennsylvania prison that may be linked to nearby coal ash facility
QUACKWATCH: FDA Orders Dr. Joseph Mercola to Stop Illegal Claims
Health & Wellness  (tags: Joseph Mercola, Quack, Con, Pseudoscience, Quackery, QUACKWATCH, Dangerous Medicine, Consumers At Risk, FDA, Cease and Desist, Illegal Claims )

- 2 hours ago -
"Many of Mercola's articles make unsubstantiated claims and clash with those of leading medical and public health organizations"
Vaccines: Are We Genetically Modifying Humans?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Environment )

Walter L
- 4 hours ago -
If you intentionally infect a human being with the DNA of a monkey, swine, chicken, or other non-related species DNA, what is the actual result? Are we still human, by genetic definition? Does the vaccine create what is referred to as a mutational hotspot
Childhood Cancer Survivor Campaigns for Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: childhood cancer, survivor, campaigns, leukemia, canadian cancer socirty, cancer, children, disease, health, humans, illness )

- 7 hours ago -
Diagnosed with leukemia when she was 9, Heidi Hayes now speaks on behalf of the Canadian Cancer Society
Skin Cancer in the UK
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, skin, infographic, uk )

- 8 hours ago -
Here we have an infographic from a website called Beauty Flash that provides lots of information about skin cancer in the United Kingdom. Includes numbers, fatality rates, lifetime risk and more
For Some Who'Ve Seen War, the Arts, Gateway to Healing
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, culture, violence, world, society, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, healthcare )

- 9 hours ago -
Art After War 02 September 2014 - The arts are moving center stage as providers brace for the coming tidal wave of war-related post-traumatic stress disorders in troops and veterans, especially those who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Why the Federal Government Spent $3 Million to Study Lesbian Obesity
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, women, lesbians, homosexuals, gay, obesity, federal government, study, research, diet, disease )

- 10 hours ago -
The federal government spent millions of dollars in recent years researching why lesbians have a higher obesity rate than heterosexual women and gay men, according to funding records.
DoD-VA Expanding 'Pilot' Health Care Program
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, obama, treatment, protection, risks, ethics )

- 12 hours ago -
The Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs have installed a software viewer that allows clinicians to jointly access health record systems at seven VA facilities and two Defense facilities -- and this meets the definition of a "full deployment" se
10 Best Anti-Aging Foods to Eat Every Day
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, food, Anti-Aging, diet, health, humans )

- 14 hours ago -
10 Best Anti-Aging Foods to Eat Every Day. . .click 1 through to 10. . .
9 Facts About Abortion Rights a Federal Judge Is Forcing Texas Republicans To Heed
Health & Wellness  (tags: US, risks, safety, treatment, protection, health, ethics, abuse, women, prevention )

- 1 day ago -
How anti-women are Texas Republicans? Very, a federal court concludes.
What If Everything We Know About Treating Depression Is Wrong?
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, healthcare, disease, abuse, treatment, protection, prevention, study, warning, society, safety, medicine, ethics, drugs )

- 1 day ago -
Scientific studies indicate that current medications target the wrong parts of the brain.
A Comprehensive Look At The Ebola Virus
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, ebola, virus, infographic )

- 1 day ago -
Here we have a useful infographic about the deadly Ebola virus from the UK website Buddy Loans. Learn all about the origin of the virus, outbreak history, the 2014 crisis and plenty more.
Sick Kids Hospital Art Therapy Program Helps Children Express Themselves
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, health, healthcare, humans, illness, society, kids, hospital, therapy program, donations, patients, emotional release )

- 1 day ago -
New program funded by donations brings some emotional release to young patients.
18 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Poop
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, excretion, excreting, food, science, interesting )

- 1 day ago -
Because it's an action all humans share. The simple act of pooping is one of the most universal experiences on the planet. Let's celebrate our similarities with 18 bits of fascinating, little-known facts about feces!
How Ice Bucket Donations Will Help Scientists
Health & Wellness  (tags: Donate, Help, ALS, Lou Gehrigs Disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Research, Costs, Looking For A Cure, Please Do What You Can, Ice Bucket Challenge )

- 1 day ago -
"The ice bucket donations of) $100 million is a significant amount that will have a tremendous impact. However, many approaches need to be supported in parallel, and the cost of therapy development is extremely high. Clinical trials can range anywhere..."

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