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Health & Wellness

Most Brands of Tea Contain THESE Harmful Chemicals!
Health & Wellness  (tags: harmful chemicals, teas, toxins, pestisides, red rose tea, healt benefits, diet, food, health, humans, investigation, research )

- 8 hours ago -
You donâEUR(TM)t need to stop drinking tea altogether to keep yourself safe from harmful toxins or pesticides that may be lurking in your cup. After all, tea is the source of some amazing health benefits. So whatâEUR(TM)s the solution?
Texas Senate Passes Bill Allowing OBs To Keep Information From Pregnant Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, Senate Bill 25, chipping away at abortion right, OB's, controversial bill )

- 8 hours ago -
The Texas Senate passed a controversial bill on Tuesday that critics argue would empower doctors to lie to pregnant women. It is another thinly veiled attempt to prevent Texans from accessing their constitutional right to abortion.
Fewer Newborns Dying in U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, babies, health, death )

- 1 day ago -
More American babies are living beyond infancy.
Infant Mortality Rates Fall 15 Percent in the U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, babies, health, death )

- 1 day ago -
More American babies are living beyond infancy.
The GOP Health Care Plan Could Force Americans With Disabilities Back Into Institutions
Health & Wellness  (tags: The ACA, GOP health care plan, persons with disabilities, institutionalization, home care )

- 9 hours ago -
For people with disabilities, such a step back threatens lives -- as well as the most basic of freedoms.
Someone Get This Girl An Award For Her Sign Comparing Viagra and Birth Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: birth control, reproductive rights, protests, demonstrations, cleverness )

- 7 hours ago -
Ever since the Affordable Care Act mandated the coverage of birth control in 2010, there's been a fair amount of backlash. But as one Twitter user pointed out in a glorious protest sign, why is the government subsidy for Viagra not contested?
Who Benefits? - From the Mayo Clinic Explicitly Putting Commercially Insured Patients Ahead of Some Government Insured Patients?
Health & Wellness  (tags: discrimination, executive compensation, Mayo Clinic, Medicaid, Medicare, mission-hostile management )

- 21 hours ago -
Amidst all the chaotic noise emanating from Washington, DC, little snippets of news keep slipping out reminding us that the US health care system remains monumentally dysfunctional, and that the dysfunction serves the interests of the system's insiders.
GOP's Planned Cuts to Medicaid Will Impoverish and Imperil Millions of Aging Baby Boomers and Seniors
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicaid, Medicare, elderly, senior citizens, budget cuts, poverty, injustice )

- 6 hours ago -
One-fifth of Medicare recipients are covered through Medicaid, including nursing homes and long-term care.
De Niro Finally Opens Up About His SonâEUR(TM)s Autism Link to Vaccines
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, drugs, ethics, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, risks, research, warning, vaccines, autism, Vaxxed documentary, DeNiro, Big Pharma agenda and profit )

- 5 hours ago -
Last year actor Robert De Niro started appearing on television not because of his movies, but to speak about the vaccine-autism debate. It all started when Tribeca Film Festival, which De Niro helped to co-found, received a backlash for wanting...
Seventeen Ohio Cities File Lawsuit To Stop 5G Cell Towers Everywhere
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, environment, ethics, government, healthcare, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, Ohio, 5G radiation, cell towers, EMF control of human frequency )

- 1 day ago -
Hats off and plaudits to the mayors and managers of the following Ohio cities: Bexley, Canal Winchester, Columbus, Dublin, Delaware, Gahanna, Grandview Heights, Grove City, Hilliard, New Albany, Pickerington, Powell, Reynoldsburg, Upper Arlington...

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