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Palestinian Villages Get Two Hours of Water a Week
Health & Wellness  (tags: water resources, Humanitarian crises, Occupied West Bank, media, middle-east, news, palestine, world, usa, Refugees&Relief, Palestinian villages, children, media, news, health, illness, risks, food )

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Israeli control over water supplies in the occupied West Bank has left Palestinians desperate
Scientists Say They'Ve Identified the Physical Source of Depression in the Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain, depression, MRI data, disease, health, illness, research )

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The region of the brain that serves as the physical source of feelings of depression has been identified, with new MRI data being the latest evidence to show that depression isn't just a 'frame of mind'.
Woman Dies After Hospital Refuses to Treat Her for a Miscarriage
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Italy, reproductive rights, hospitals, needless deaths )

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Valentina Milluzzo had been carrying twins for less than five months when she arrived at Italy's Cannizzaro Hospital in labor. She was already experiencing complications, and after two weeks, her temperature and blood pressure dropped and one of the fetus
Media Action: Write to Generate the Political Will to End TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: tuberculosis, congress, president )

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Tuberculosis: The world's leading infectious killer Media Action: Write to generate the political will to end TB We have to urge our next president and Congress to make ending TB a priority in our policies and in our investments.
Bacteria Shown to Stop Transmission of Mosquito Borne Illness
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, illness, humans )

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Researchers in Australia have shown that introducing a naturally occurring bacterium in the wild, called Wolbachia, can control mosquitoes that cause Dengue fever.
Sweet Newsflash: What You Need to Know About Added Sugar
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sugars, Added Sugars, Naturally Occurring Sugars, SPLENDA┬« Naturals Stevia Sweetener, Sugar Consumptiondiet, food, health )

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Today there is considerable information when it comes to the hot topic of sugar, naturally occurring and added sugars. Registered dietitian and author of The Small Change Diet, Keri Gans, tell us what we need to do about added sugar in our diets.
Shocking Number of Top Retailers Sell Food Produced With Pesticides Toxic to Bees
Health & Wellness  (tags: Top Retailers Report Card )

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Of the top food retailers, 17 received an "F" for failing to have a publicly available policy to reduce or eliminate pesticide use to protect pollinators. Only Aldi, Costco and Whole Foods received passing grades in this category.

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