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PETITION/Video - 91% of Canadians Want a National Pharmacare Program. ItâEUR(TM)s Time.
Health & Wellness  (tags: canadians, CANADA, national pharmacare program, Big Pharma, PROFIETS, patients, government, health, healthcare, humans, medicine )

- 1 day ago -
Big Pharma has put profits before patients while our government has sat on the sidelines. From the current opioid crisis to the skyrocketing price of drugs, CanadaâEUR(TM)s pharmaceutical policies donâEUR(TM)t serve the best interests of its people.
Ask McDonald's to Offer More Healthful Options
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, fast food, petitions )

- 22 hours ago -
Americans are now spending more of their food budgets on foods prepared and eaten outside the home than for groceries and eating foods at home. That means children consume about a quarter of their calories eating out.
How Beet Juice Contributes To Athletic Performance
Health & Wellness  (tags: Beet Juice, Athletic Performance, Endurance, Nutrient Dense Food, Superfood, Endurance, Stamina, Recovery, diet, disease, exercise, food, health, humans, illness, protection, science, study )

- 4 hours ago -
I know this is true ....the contribution of beet juice (and dark chocolate) was obvious to me while I was biking six months ago. After reading this article, I know beet juice will contribute to my recovery now.
'Dirty Meat': Shocking Hygiene Failings Discovered in US Pig and Chicken Plants
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, disease, risks, safety, treatment, prevention, protection, illness, diet )

- 26 minutes ago -
Previously unseen government records detail âEUR~deeply worryingâEUR(TM) incidents in pork and poultry plants, raising fears of âEUR~dirty meatâEUR(TM) entering the UK under a post-Brexit trade deal
New CRISPR Method Takes on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Health & Wellness  (tags: technology, health, healthcare, treatment, illness, disease )

- 13 hours ago -
CRISPR gene editing is showing potential as a valuable medical tool, with a seemingly new condition added each week to the list of what CRISPR may one day cure. One recent addition to that list is Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
February 28 Is Worldwide Rare Disease Day - Show Your Support!
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease day, rare disease, orphan disease, research, awareness )

- 1 hour ago -
Some 300 million people worldwide live with one or more of nearly 7,000 rare diseases.
How Big Tobacco Continues To Exploit Lower-Income Communities
Health & Wellness  (tags: tobacco )

- 59 minutes ago -
Companies pushing tobacco spend more than eight billion dollars a year marketing their wares, and over 80 percent of that budget goes to discounting practices and lowering the cost of cigarettes, according to the most recent research from the FTC.

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