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Health & Wellness

Wheelchair Users Dragged Away From McConnell's Office for Protesting Health Care Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: Disability, Health, Ahca, Health Care )

- 1 day ago -
Dozens of disability rights activists were arrested. Several onlookers also reported seeing blood on the floor as activists were hauled away by police.
The 7 Riskiest Drugs Big Pharma Wants You To Swallow
Health & Wellness  (tags: Over 55? Big Pharma, 7 Riskiest Drugs )

- 7 hours ago -
If you're over 55, chances are good one of these potentially dangerous medications is in your medicine cabinet right now... approved by the very authorities whose job it is to protect you!
11 Foods Scientifically Proven To Lower Your Blood Pressure
Health & Wellness  (tags: 11 foods, scientifically proven, lower blood pressure )

- 7 hours ago -
High blood pressure affects 70 million U.S. adults. Check out this list of foods that can help lower blood pressure and reduce your risk of heart disease.
Touch Can Actually Relieve Pain For Romantic Partners, Study Says - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, AlternativeMed, health )

- 1 day ago -
This new study shows that the touch of your romantic partner can actually sync your breathing and heartbeat, as well as relieve pain.
Sex Boosts Brain Power in Old Age, New Study Suggests
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, suggests sex boosts brain power, old age )

- 7 hours ago -
Having more sex is good for the brains of older adults, according to a study. Frequent sexual activity has been linked to higher cognitive function, including memory, language skills, and spatial and visual awareness, researchers have found.
5 Common Medication Mistakes and How to Avoid Them Posted On 30 Oct 2013
Health & Wellness  (tags: NIH, study, 5 common medication mistakes )

- 7 hours ago -
A National Institutes of Health (NIH) study recently found that 40% of seniors aged 65 and older take five or more prescription medications, and 90% take at least one prescription and that as many of 55% of them take their meds. incorrectly.
Animal Assisted Intervention Research (AAIR)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dogs' role in treatment/recovery )

- 6 hours ago -
Therapy dogs who bring smiles to the faces of patients have become more recognised in recent years, providing support to those in ill health, but can dogs really play an instrumental role in the treatment and recovery of patients?
You May Be Eating Chicken Contaminated With a Hallucinogenic Drug
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, poultry, drugs, contamination )

- 54 minutes ago -
Three nonprofit groups filed suit June 22 against Laurel, Missippippi-based Sanderson Farms, Inc. for falsely advertising products that contain a wide range of unnatural and in some cases prohibited substances, as "100% Natural."
GOP's Cruel 'Health Care' Bill Goes After Children, the Poor and Veterans
Health & Wellness  (tags: ACA, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, Trumpcare, health insurance )

- 14 hours ago -
The ACA is not repealed. Health care for poor people, kids, the disability community and seniors is.
EMF-Omega-News 24. June 2017
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, humans, illness, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, study )

- 10 hours ago -
EMF-Omega-News 24. June 2017
Too Much Medicine in Older People? Deprescribing Through Shared Decision Making
Health & Wellness  (tags: BMJ, older people, too much medicine, deprescribing )

- 8 hours ago -
Too much medicine is an increasingly recognised problem and one manifestation is inappropriate polypharmacy in older people.
Don't Be Scared to Let Animals on Wards, Say Nurses
Health & Wellness  (tags: let dogs and other animals onto wards, nurses )

- 6 hours ago -
Hospitals should let more dogs and other animals onto wards and even into operating theatres to help patients, the Royal College of Nursing says after it collected scores of anecdotes of therapy animals, and sometimes pets, helping recovery.
Mosquitoes Won't Leave You Alone? The 1 Thing Doctors Say Works Better Than Toxic Repellents
Health & Wellness  (tags: mosquitoes, toxix repellents, going natural, environment, humans, safety, treatment )

- 2 hours ago -
There are plenty of natural remedies out there that can repel mosquitoes. Going natural doesn't mean that you have to give up repelling power!

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