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Health & Wellness

February 28 Is Worldwide Rare Disease Day - Show Your Support!
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease day, rare disease, orphan disease, research, awareness )

Joanna
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Some 300 million people worldwide live with one or more of nearly 7,000 rare diseases.
Diabetes-Some Choice Words!
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, safety, study, prevention, protection, risks, health, disease, diet, food )

Mitchell
- 20 hours ago - nytimes.com
A story with two distinct messages: Fighting diabetes with art, and its huge prevalence in certain parts of our culture. Please see first comment.
Study Claims 2 Drinks a Day More Likely to Extend Life Past 90 Than Exercise | Abc7news.Com
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, nutrition, diet, exercise )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - abc7news.com
All the alcoholics I ever knew might have been on to something.
'Dirty Meat': Shocking Hygiene Failings Discovered in US Pig and Chicken Plants
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, disease, risks, safety, treatment, prevention, protection, illness, diet )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Previously unseen government records detail âEUR~deeply worryingâEUR(TM) incidents in pork and poultry plants, raising fears of âEUR~dirty meatâEUR(TM) entering the UK under a post-Brexit trade deal
.The Dirty Truth About Hand Dryers
Health & Wellness  (tags: hands, children, disease, environment, family, food, healthcare, humans, investigation, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, women, society, study )

Frank
- 1 day ago - health.clevelandclinic.org
Some dryers spread germs instead of removing them Drying your hands with paper towels not only dries them faster, but the friction also dislodges bacteria to leave them cleaner, notes Dr. Lash-Ritter.
Patients Deserve Care Free From Discrimination
Health & Wellness  (tags: prejudice, discrimination, bigotry, health care, religion, petitions )

Freya
- 15 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
The Department of Health and Human Services proposed a new rule that encourages health care providers to discriminate against patients and refuse to provide care and information under the pretext of their religious or moral beliefs.
How Big Tobacco Continues To Exploit Lower-Income Communities
Health & Wellness  (tags: tobacco )

Julian
- 1 day ago - uproxx.com
Companies pushing tobacco spend more than eight billion dollars a year marketing their wares, and over 80 percent of that budget goes to discounting practices and lowering the cost of cigarettes, according to the most recent research from the FTC.
48 Million Sickened Every Year By Cheap, Dirty Meat
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, meat, factory farms, disease )

Freya
- 19 hours ago - organicconsumers.org
If you live in the U.S., you're far more likely to get hit with salmonella or some other foodborne illness, than if you live in the U.K. You can thank the factory farm industry for that.
The Quest to Transform End-of-Life Medical Care Into a More Human Experience
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, medicine, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, health, activists, design, technology, tech )

Glenn
- 8 hours ago - singularityhub.com
The End Well project is a new symposium bringing together communities of designers, technologists, healthcare professionals, and activists to overhaul the current medical approach to end-of-life careâEUR"and to ultimately make it a more human experience.
Indian Man's Brain Tumor Might Be the World's Largest
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, cancer, health, healthcare, medicine )

Glenn
- 8 hours ago - livescience.com
It was bigger than the patient's head.
New CRISPR Method Takes on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, treatment, health, disease, illness )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - singularityhub.com
CRISPR gene editing is showing potential as a valuable medical tool, with a seemingly new condition added each week to the list of what CRISPR may one day cure. One recent addition to that list is Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
How Clever Biochemistry Is Tackling HIV
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, hiv, health, disease, illness )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - newscientist.com
Just 30 years ago, an HIV diagnosis was a death sentence. Today, thanks to a scientific partnership of epic proportions, it is manageable with a single daily pill
New Federal Standard to Improve Safety of Infant Slings Takes Effect
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, protection, safety, prevention, health, research, study, women )

Alice
- 1 day ago - cpsc.gov
New Federal Standard to Improve Safety of Infant Slings Takes Effect
Five Stepes To Get a Flat Tummy | How To Get A Flat Stomach
Health & Wellness  (tags: health )

Pritam
- 32 minutes ago - ontimeblog.com
The daily schedule does not leave us anytime to go to the #gym! Sport your most #sexyself this party season with Five Stepes To Get a Flat Tummy.
   

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