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Health & Wellness

Save the Children's Ward at Dorset County Hospital
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, hospital, dorset County Hospital, healthcare services, health, healthcare, humans, safety )

- 11 hours ago -
The childrenâEUR(TM)s ward at Dorset County Hospital is at risk of a major overhaul of the countyâEUR(TM)s healthcare services.
HEALTH WARNING! What Is Flakka (Aka Gravel) and Why Is It More Dangerous Than Cocaine?
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, drugs, safety, warning, flakka, health )

- 8 hours ago -
A small overdose of the drug, which can be smoked, injected, snorted or injected, can lead to a range of extreme symptoms: "excited delirium," as experts call it, marked by violent behavior; spikes in body temperature and high levels of paranoia.
GMO That Kills: GM-Cotton Problems Drive Indian Farmers to Suicide
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, drugs, ethics, humans, news, risks, GMO´s, Monsanto warfare )

- 1 day ago -
Hundreds of thousands of farmers have died in India, after having been allegedly forced to grow GM cotton instead of traditional crops. The seeds are so expensive and demand so much more maintenance that farmers often go bankrupt and kill themselves.
Justice for Women Allegedly Raped By Prison Guard
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, usa, crime, healthcare, freedoms, women, investigation )

- 20 hours ago -
Justice for women allegedly raped by prison guard.
Bird Flu Causes Egg Shortage, Emergency Measures
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, children, diet, family, food, government, health, humans, investigation, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women )

- 1 day ago -
As a virulent avian influenza outbreak continues to spread across the Midwestern United States, some egg-dependent companies are contemplating drastic steps - importing eggs from overseas or looking to egg alternatives.

Health & Wellness  (tags: bad GMO labeling bill )

- 16 hours ago -
A Senate version of Big FoodâEUR(TM)s voluntary GMO labeling bill is in the works, now that the terrible Pompeo bill is gaining steam. Action Alert! Unfortunately, the bill is gaining bipartisan support: since it was introduced, forty-seven House members have
Vegan Diet Eases Nerve Pain of Diabetes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vegan Diet, diabetes, pain management )

- 15 hours ago -
For people with diabetes, switching to a plant-based diet may ease the searing nerve pain that can come with the condition, and perhaps reduce their risk of losing a limb, a small pilot study has found.
BUG OFF! Natural Bug Repellants Do Work!
Health & Wellness  (tags: just being Natural, prevention, safety, bugs, bug repellant, natural repellant )

- 6 hours ago -
A look aat a line of natural bug repellants so you can avoid DEET and othe harsh chemicals.
Vitamins That Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin B3, nicotinamide, skin cancers )

- 1 day ago -
Vitamin B3 (nicotinamide) may offer protection for those who are prone to certain skin cancers. Patients with squamous cell or basal cell carcinoma who took B3 were 23 percent less likely to have another cancer diagnosed.
Exercises for Growing Teenagers
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, exercise )

- 1 day ago -
The body-specific workout routine for teenagers Teenagers can benefit from the plethora of benefits offered by fitness exercises devised for specific body parts.
Study Identifies Ebola Virus's Achilles' Heel
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola )

- 1 day ago -
The findings, made in mice, suggest that drugs blocking entry to this lock could protect against Ebola infection.
Obamacare Exchanges Help, But Confused Consumers Are Still Spending Too Much | Center for Public Integrity
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare insurance )

- 16 hours ago -
It is the confusion that the health care insurance industry hopes they can cash in on!
4 Major GMO Threats That Endanger Our World Every Day
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, food, humans, healthcare, illness, investigation, nutrition, risks, safety, warning, GMO´s, Monsanto )

- 1 day ago -
Genetic modification has raised questions over the safety of the process and outcome, as well as crossing boundaries of nature and morals. Especially as the experiments become more bizarre.
VA Begins Summer of Service to Bolster Volunteer Assistance for Veterans
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, ethics, violence, world, society, culture )

- 8 hours ago -
Calls Upon Individuals, Organizations and Communities to Serve Veterans in Nationwide Effort
Bird Flu Could Soon Be Passed From Human to Human, Warns Cambridge Professor
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, warning, health, disease )

- 1 hour ago -
The deadly bird flu virus is only two or three mutations away from being infectious between humans, an expert warned yesterday. Such a virus would have a 'devastating' impact on the world's population,

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