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Health & Wellness

Number of FGM Victims in England and Wales Rockets in Past Decade
Health & Wellness  (tags: FGM, female mutilation, women's health )

- 20 hours ago -
The number of victims of female genital mutilation living in England and Wales has rocketed in a decade, figures reveal. New data shows that 103,000 women aged between 15 and 49 who migrated to England and Wales are living with the consequences of
Please Ratify the Disability Treaty
Health & Wellness  (tags: MS, disease, government, family, medicine, drugs, healthcare, treatment, women )

- 16 hours ago -
I encourage you to to become an MS Advocate and sign for anyone you may know. Please encourage Senate Majority Leader Reid to bring this to the Senate floor the week of July 28 to create a more accessible world where Americans with disabilities.
What the Starbucks?! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Starbucks, gmo products, gmo milk, latte, coffee, health, food )

- 2 hours ago -
Tell Starbucks to serve only organic milk from cows not fed GMOs
Vanishing Bees Honeybees Have Thrived for 50 Million Years,
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, conservation, climate-change, destruction, pollution, humans, world, protection, research )

- 16 hours ago -
Bees are very essential for all life but most for us humans, we need to spread the word, more and more...... please act and protest in r own surroundings, for our future.....
UN: More Than 100,000 Palestinians Displaced in Gaza
Health & Wellness  (tags: siege-assault on Gaza Strip 2014, displaced persons, energy war, World, Gaza, Israel, Palestine, Civilian, IDF, news, media, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, war crimes, usa, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, babies, investigation, news )

- 1 day ago -
The UN agency for Palestinian refugees said Monday the number of people seeking refuge with it in Gaza has soared to more than 100,000, two weeks into an Israeli offensive on the coastal enclave.
This Will Make You Never, Ever Want To Clean Your Ears Again
Health & Wellness  (tags: ears, cleaning, Q-tips, hygiene )

- 17 hours ago -
Whether it was mom or grandma who said it first, she was definitely right: You probably shouldn't put anything in your ear that's smaller than your elbow.
Pure Caffeine Powder: What You Need to Know
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pure caffeine powder, consumers, parents, teenager, death, food, health, humans, protection, safety, warning )

- 16 hours ago -
It's important for consumers and especially parents to learn all they can about the pure caffeine powder that has been linked to the recent death of an Ohio teenager.
A Science Class Causes a PTS Flashback for Tim
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, ethics, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, safety, research )

- 1 day ago -
While teaching a science class, Tim suddenly had a flashback to his experiences in Vietnam, remembering some gruesome things he had seen. Fortunately, an assistant principal who was a fellow Veteran and understood his experiences was on hand to help hi
Experts Move in to Defend Vermont's GMO Labeling Law
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmos, GMO Labeling, prevention, health, food, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Experts have joined forces to protect Vermont's GMO Labeling Law from an aggressive legal challenge by the food industry.
Extra Exercise Helps Depressed Smokers Kick the Habit Faster
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 6 hours ago -
People diagnosed with depression need to step out for a cigarette twice as often as smokers who are not dealing with a mood disorder. And those who have the hardest time shaking off the habit may have more mental health issues than they are actually aware
Poison Ivy Is Most Dangerous in Spring and Summer
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthhealthcare )

- 10 hours ago -
Although spring and summer are prime times for glorious flowers and plants, the Medical Society of the State of New York cautions that spring and summer are also seasons when poison ivy is most dangerous. During spring and summer, poison ivy plants have p
DoD Released Its First Quarterly Suicide Report (QSR)
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, government, ethics, research, study, treatment, protection, prevention )

- 6 hours ago -
Department of Defense Releases Fourth Quarter Suicide Information July 22, 2014 - In its efforts to better understand suicide among all its components, the Department of Defense released its first quarterly suicide report (QSR), today, for the four quar
Is "All Natural" a Big Company Deception?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, companies, ethics, disease, diet, food, nutrition, illness, humans, healthcare, medicine, research, risks, safety, science, warning, treatment, women, investigation, prevention )

- 4 hours ago -
How many medical issues and even societal problems may stem from bad food and nutrition?
Students Can Ditch Unhealthy Menus
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, humans, nutrition, students, menus, boxed dinners, instant noodles, organic )

- 4 hours ago -
To the student surviving on boxed dinners, instant noodles, and dollar-menu items, eating organic may not feel like an affordable option, but there are ways to eat fresh local produce without going over budget.

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