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Call For Action: The Hares Boys
Health & Wellness  (tags: activism, israel occupation forces, kidnappings, arrests, Palestinian children welfare-rights, administrative detentions, call for action, facebook-twitter, The Hares Boys, children, family, news, treatment, investigation, health, safety, protection )

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15 March 2015 will mark 2 years since the five kids from Hares, occupied Palestine, were kidnapped by the Israeli army and incarcerated for a crime they did not commit.
UNICEF Report Confirms Ill-Treatment of Palestinian Child Detainees Remains Systematic
Health & Wellness  (tags: dci-palestine, report, IOF abuses-assaults, torture, Palestinian school children, risks, treatment, investigation, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, safety, news, children )

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Evidence collected by DCIP during 2014 showed that more than three-quarters of Palestinian child detainees endured some form of physical violence between the period of their arrest and interrogation, with half of them also strip searched.
Autism 'Caused By Genetics', Study Suggests
Health & Wellness  (tags: autism, health, research, Genetics, study )

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Let's hope this leads to better treatment. Autism is almost entirely genetic in origin, new research has suggested, with between 74 and 98 per cent of cases down to biological make-up.
7 Brain Functions We May Soon Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain functions, control, behaviour, moods, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, humans, research, study )

- 13 hours ago -
While you think most of the behavior, moods and feelings you have are something you control, much of it is beyond our ability and is in fact involuntary reactions in our brains.
Thank Former Ebola Patient for Aiding Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, disease, ethics, government, health, medicine, illness, humans, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 15 hours ago -
Let's thank Nancy & her husband for giving their plasma to science for Ebola! The research will set us much further ahead than we have been ever. The kindness of people giving back is what makes this world worth living in.
10 Month Old Baby: 41 Pounds and Counting? Parents Continue to Feed 41 Pound Tot
Health & Wellness  (tags: overweight children, health, food, diet, children )

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An eight month old baby boy made headlines in Colombia on Tuesday after weighing in at over 40 pounds, three times heavier than an average child of that age.
Children Exposed to High Levels of Air Pollution Affect Cognitive Development
Health & Wellness  (tags: schools, air pollution, working memory, pollutants, Cognitive impairment children, disease, health, research, study )

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In a prospective study, researchers found that children attending schools with higher traffic-related air pollution had a smaller improvement in cognitive development (working memory, superior working memory, and attentiveness) among 7-10-year-old yrs.
Daylight Savings Time Is Rough on Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: Daylight Savings Time, health, research, heart attacks, time, suicide, Productivity, Accidents )

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The research is quite clear on the health effects of this meddling with time. In short, it is not good for you, and spikes in both heart attacks and suicide in the days following daylight savings attest to the stark reality of such findings.
Coconut Craze Hits Starbucks Lattes, But This Superfood Isn't All It's Cracked Up to Be
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, environment, family, food, health, interesting, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

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The trendy superfood âEUR" which is about to make the jump into the Mainstream American Diet thanks to Starbucks, Walmart and Costco âEUR" is loaded with heart-damaging saturated fat, sugar and calories that hide behind its healthy, food co-op image.

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