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Chikungunya: New Disease Hits the Americas
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, illness, research, safety, science, warning )

- 3 hours ago -
Chikungunya: New disease hits the Americas. 53282.jpeg Chikingunya, meaning "writhing around in pain", has hit the American continent for the first time, with 1,200 cases reported in El Salvador and 57 imported cases in the United States of America.
IKEA, We Want Vegan Meatballs!
Health & Wellness  (tags: IKEA, vegan meatballs, diet, environment, food, health, humans, nutrition, society )

- 3 hours ago -
Please sign the pledge asking IKEA to do what's best for all by offering vegan meatballs. Thank you!
UPDATE: UTMB Receives $6M to Develop Treatment for Deadly Ebola, Marburg Viruses
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, science, research, prevention, protection, study, treatment, disease, family, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, news )

- 9 hours ago -
"Researchers at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have been awarded two grants to developing drugs against both Ebola and Marburg viruses, the hospital announced Thursday."-
The Real Reason We Still Don't Have A Vaccine For Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, death, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, treatment )

- 9 hours ago -
Three renowned doctors joined HuffPost Live on Monday to weigh in on all the facts about the Ebola outbreak, from how the disease spreads to how it might be stopped.
5 Unexpected Uses for Tea
Health & Wellness  (tags: tea, beverages, diet, health, nutrition )

- 10 hours ago -
Tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world next to water, but in the U.S., it's the sixth-after water, coffee, and several brands of soda. If we drank more tea, we'd be thinner, smarter, and healthier-no kidding!
The Power of the Doodle: Improve Your Focus and Memory
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, health, humans, interesting, news, prevention, protection, research, society, treatment, women, art, mind, brain )

- 21 hours ago -
Research Shows That Doodling Helps People Stay Focused, Grasp New Concepts and Retain Information
Atlanta Hospital to Receive Ebola Patient
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, environment, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, treatment, women )

- 21 hours ago -
Emory University Hospital has been informed of plans to transfer a patient with the Ebola virus to its special facility containment unit within the next several days.
Peace Corps, Aid Groups Evacuate Personnel From Ebola-Hit West Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, death, disease, environment, government, health, healthcare, humans, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, women )

- 21 hours ago -
Organizations Pull Staff, Volunteers From Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea as Deadly Virus Spreads
Five of the World's Deadliest Diseases Known to Man
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, death, disease, environment, family, food, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, warning, women )

- 22 hours ago -
"Ebola is one of the world's most virulent diseases, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), and up to 90% of sufferers die from the virus."-
Study Finds People Prefer Electric Shock Over Time Alone With Their Thoughts
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, health, humans, interesting, research, study )

- 1 day ago -
In a recent study, when people were given the choice of sitting alone for six to fifteen minutes with nothing but their thoughts, or giving themselves a mild electric shock that would allow them to not have to complete the task, the majority of the people
Please Send A Comment to The FDA-Regulate Tobacco Products ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, tobacco products, e cigarettes, cigars, health, regulation, children )

- 1 day ago -
Calls to poison control centers about liquid nicotine poisoning have risen dramatically. The FDA must act swiftly to require child-proof packaging of nicotine e-liquids and related products.
Ebola Forces Sierra Leone Emengency
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, disease, health, humans, medicine, risks, warning, treatment )

- 1 day ago -
Sierra Leone began quarantining areas of Ebola infection, as international health officials announced an international $100m plan to combat an epidemic which has already killed more than 700 people in West Africa. Security forces set up quarantines on Thu
Mother's Tea Cup: Certain Herbal Teas May Help to Reduce Cellulite Part Two
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, nutrition, women )

- 1 day ago -
This is part two of an article concerning the benefits of traditional teas known for helping to reduce cellulite.
Mother's Tea Cup: Certain Herbal Teas May Help to Reduce Cellulite Part One
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, nutrition )

- 1 day ago -
This article discusses traditional herbal teas that have been known to help reduce cellulite.

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