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Health & Wellness

HC - Passage Only Gets Tougher From Here
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, news )

- 1 day ago -
"I will not vote for the bill as it is today," said Sen. John McCain (R., Ariz.), who voted to open debate after flying back to Washington as he was recovering from surgery. "It is a shell of a bill."
6 Herbs & Spices That Boost Your Brain Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, prevention, diet )

- 1 day ago -
When it comes to brain health, herbs and spices are showing great promise for enhancing memory, and even protecting against serious brain disorders like ParkinsonâEUR(TM)s and AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s disease.
Skinny Repeal Could Be GOPs Final Effort to Sell Trumpcare
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mitch McConnell, Better Care Reconciliation Act, Trumpcare, skinny repeal, Senate, straight repeal, vote a rama, votes, GOP )

- 1 day ago -
At the end of the required 20 hours of Senate debate and after a required vote a rama with long list of amendments if fail passing a straight repeal or the Better Care Reconciliation Act McConnell offers a skinny repeal a name just made up to get 50 votes
What Wisconsin's Insane Abortion Bill Could Mean For Women's Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, bills, anti-choice, doctors, training, education )

- 1 day ago -
Wisconsin has become the latest US state to take up a draconian antiabortion bill. Lawmakers are considering legislation that would prevent the state-funded university from providing resident physicians with abortion-procedure training.
Even a Tiny Dip in Measles Vaccinations Could Have Disastrous Consequences
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccines, Measles, Public Health, Public Safety, safety, children, disease, death, health, healthcare, research, medicine, warning, prevention )

- 1 day ago -
This all the US needs. Modest reductions in measles vaccination rates among US children are poised to produce an inordinate number of new cases of the disease
Finnish Researchers Just Created Edible Protein Virtually Out of Thin Air
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, food, nutrition, research )

- 1 day ago -
This single-cell protein grown from carbon dioxide and electricity is being hailed as a revolutionary breakthrough in sustainable food sources.
Lifestyle Changes Can Reduce Dementia Risk, Report Says - Chicago Tribune
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dementia, Dementia Prevention, Lifestyle, disease, diet, health, exercise, research, protection, prevention, healthcare, risks )

- 22 hours ago -
News we can all use. Up to one-third of the world's dementia cases could be prevented by addressing factors such as education, hypertension, diet, hearing loss and depression over the course of a person's lifetime.
Do Cell Phones Cause Cancer?
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, humans, illness, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, study )

- 16 hours ago -
Do Cell Phones Cause Cancer?
CDC: Over Half of All Female Homicides Linked to Intimate Partner Violence
Health & Wellness  (tags: CDC, Intimate Partner Violence, Domestic Violence, Homicide, research, safety, women, health, warning, prevention, death )

- 1 day ago -
Well, this is awful. Fifty-five percent of women homicide victims were killed in situations related to intimate partner violence (IPV), according to recently published study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Ticks Invade!
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, protection, risks, health, disease, illness, safety )

- 1 hour ago -
Ticks are spreading their territory into new places, and picking up new diseases to carry with them.
Traces of Controversial Herbicide Are Found in Ben & JerryâEUR(TM)s Ice Cream
Health & Wellness  (tags: herbicide, Ben and Jerry's, ice cream, foods, Glyphosate, diet, environment, health, food, warning )

- 1 hour ago -
A growing number of foods commonly found in kitchens across America have tested positive for glyphosate, the herbicide that is the main ingredient in the popular consumer pesticide Roundup, which is widely used in agriculture.
Woman Warns of "Lip Filler" Parties After Medical Crisis
Health & Wellness  (tags: lip filler, injection parties, medical crisis, lips swollen, circulation blocked, injections, drugs, health )

- 3 hours ago -
A young Toronto woman is warning others about the dangers of home lip augmentation and lip-filler parties after a complication left her temporarily disfigured, in excruciating pain and, a plastic surgeon says, at risk of losing her lip, nose and...
Healthcare Only for Those in Congress?
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare )

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They have the best and do you really think they care about the rest of us?
This Real-Life 'Handmaid's Tale' Makes for One of the Year's Most Compelling Documentaries
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive freedom, pregnancy, motherhood, abortion, anti-choice, laws, sexism )

- 2 hours ago -
"Birthright: A War Story" follows two unlikely victims in the war on reproductive choice.

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