START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Health & Wellness

Head Case: Henry VIII Beheaded Wives Due to Head Injuries?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Henry VIII, Head Injuries, European History, Brain Trauma, Sports, CTE, History, Royalty, research, medicine, study, society )

- 3 hours ago -
Whoa Henry! England's King Henry VIII is best known for his erratic and sometimes violent behavior âEUR" he married six times and had two of his wives beheaded
Nuna Baby Essentials Recalls High Chairs Due to Fall Hazard
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, risks, safety, prevention, babies )

- 3 hours ago -
The arm bar can bend or detach during use, posing a fall hazard to children.
Beyond Vaccines: Zika Raises Many More Questions
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika Virus, vaccine, WHO, women, pregnancy, research, protection, prevention, health, disease, science )

- 5 hours ago -
Telling women not to get pregnant isn't the answer. At least a dozen research groups are now working on developing a Zika virus vaccine
Each Persons Life Is Like a Mandala
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 5 hours ago -
Each personâEUR(TM)s life is like a mandala âEUR" a vast, limitless circle. We stand in the center of our own circle, and everything we see, hear and think forms the mandala of our lifeâEUR¦ ~ Pema Chodron
How a Basketball-Size Cyst Eluded Doctors
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness )

- 5 hours ago -
Fortunately, the CT scan found no evidence of cancer in the ovarian cyst. Surgeons were able to remove the cyst along with the woman's left ovary.
Argentine and Brazilian Doctors Name Larvicide as Potential Cause of Microcephaly
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, environment, family, microcephaly, mosquitoes, risks, safety, treatment )

- 5 hours ago -
A report from the Argentine doctors' organisation, Physicians in the Crop-Sprayed Towns, challenges the theory that the Zika virus epidemic in Brazil is the cause of the increase in the birth defect microcephaly among newborns.
Help End All Imports or Exports of Dolphins Across U.S. Borders
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, environment, ethics, prevention, protection, risks, safety )

- 9 hours ago -
Captive dolphins and whales are transported across the world to aquariums and marine parks. These animals are ripped away from their families and all they know, forced to live in barren concrete tanks. Transportation is a stressful process for them.
Cancer Rechecks: Coping With Worry and Waiting | Cure Today
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, cancer coping, breast cancer, melanoma, cancer survivorship, cancer worry )

- 9 hours ago -
Please read my story of worry and waiting and share how you cope. Thank you!
Punish Landlord Who Allegedly Evicted Couple for Owning Service Dog
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, family, healthcare, prevention, protection, society )

- 9 hours ago -
A Tampa, Fla. landlord is accused of evicting a couple after the woman received a service dog to help cope with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The couple claims that their landlord, Richard Bavota, told them the dog was a violation of their lease
TAKE ACTION - Amnesty: Palestinian Journalist on Hunger Strike in Israeli Jail Faces Risk of Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: Amnesty International, obama, news, journalists in Israel, CP, USA, abuse os journalists-adminstrative deten, arrests, URGENT ACTION NEEDED, Human Rights, ACTIVISM, USA, Muhammad al-Qiq, Hiba Masalha, world, media, usa, congress, americans, free speech )

- 11 hours ago -
Amnesty International warned Tuesday that a prominent Palestinian journalist on hunger strike in protest against his administrative detention by Israel is facing an imminent risk of death
Israelis, Palestinians Join Forces To Explore Local Flowers To Combat Cancer, Diabetes
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, prevention, protection, research, health, treatment, flowers, plants, natural medicine )

- 14 hours ago -
Tropical rain forests are home to plants that have been used in 65 percent of promising anti~cancer drugs. Now, it turns out that medicinal flowers grow in the Mediterranean climate as well. In the last three years, Israeli and Palestinian researchers
To Stop Brain Shrinkage, Start Moving
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, exercise, risks )

- 18 hours ago -
Physical fitness during middle age may be a driver of brain health later in life, according to the results of a new study.
Tell Congress: Consumers Want the Right to Choose Raw Milk! - See More at: Http://Salsa3.Salsalabs.Com/O/ 50865/P/Dia/Action3/Com
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, freedoms )

- 18 hours ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s time to protect farmers from raw milk raids, and make it legal and easy for consumers to buy raw milk. - See more at: common/public/?action_KEY=18257#sthash.IwW8bWNG.dp uf
Vegan Baking Cheat Sheet
Health & Wellness  (tags: food vegan )

- 18 hours ago -
Impress your valentine with delectable cakes and cookies! Baking with love should include everyone involved, and by using cruelty-free ingredients, youâEUR(TM)ll be spreading compassion to all beings this ValentineâEUR(TM)s Day.
Mobile Cancer Screening Device Could Save Womens Lives
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, cancer screening, cervical cancer, Kenya, women, family, health, healthcare, prevention, safety, society, warning )

- 1 day ago -
On World Cancer Day, Kenyan nurses are using an Israeli device from MobileODT to screen hundreds of women for cervical cancer.
Greek Islanders to Be Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Health & Wellness  (tags: culture, ethics, safety, war, health, risks, protection, prevention, treatment, children )

- 1 day ago -
Greek islanders who have been on the frontline of the refugee crisis are to be nominated for the Nobel peace prize with the support of their national government.International group of academics to propose those on frontline of refugee crisis be commended
Climate Change May Have Triggered Zika Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika virus, Israel, Israeli, disease, humans, illness, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, study )

- 1 day ago -
Israeli and Swedish researchers find link between the virus pandemic and northeast Brazils very hot, dry winter and spring.
Israeli, American Researchers Find Blood Marker That Could Lead to Early Alzheimers Diagnosis
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer's Disease, research, Israeli scientist, diagnosis, treatment, health )

- 1 day ago -
We hope that in the future, it will be possible to use our discovery to develop a simple blood test for this serious disease even in its early stages, said TAU lead researcher Prof. Illana Gozes.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in Health & Wellness

1. Carole K.   21 notes,
  100% popular

2. Pat B.   10 notes,
  80% popular

3. Anne M.   11 notes,
  73% popular

4. Glennis Whitney   6 notes,
  67% popular

5. harry f.   5 notes,
  60% popular

6. Anne M Away   5 notes,
  60% popular

7. Debbie G.   10 notes,
  50% popular

8. R Allison   10 notes,
  50% popular

9. Mary T.   8 notes,
  50% popular

10. Debbie Williamson   6 notes,
  50% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
"Signed. Love"
said Inge B, 3 minutes ago, about PLEASE HELP HERCULES & LEO
Top commenters this week Comments
AniMae C. 2083
Roberto M. 1209
Natasha Salgado 707
Janice Banks 703
Darren Woolsey 322

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!