START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Health & Wellness

PETITION: Don't Skimp on Veteran's Mental Health Therapy
Health & Wellness  (tags: VA, mental health, veterans, therapy, therapist, military veterans, military suicides, PTSD veteran, government, illness, prevention, treatment, health, medicine )

- 15 hours ago -
Therapists have been forced to cut sessions down to a half hour, in an administration-wide attempt to manage their overload of mental health cases. This is not fair to our veterans. VA needs to hire more therapists until the mental health crisis ends
ACTION PLEASE: Parental Rights for Mother
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, children, protection, petition )

- 13 hours ago -
Children deserves the best we can provide. And from what I read and understand, these kids have to return to their mother...
Everyone Hates Martin Shkreli. Everyone Is Missing the Point - The New Yorker
Health & Wellness  (tags: Martin Shkreli, drugs, FDA, US Congress, Big Pharma, prevention, illness, society, research )

- 1 day ago -
Much as I loath him, Shkreli is right. The Daraprim saga has as much to do with the Food and Drug Administration as with Shkreli:
Financial Despair, Addiction and the Rise of Suicide in White America
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, safety, politics, rights, culture, family, ethics, death, violence, health, education, usa, war, risks, research, disease, illness )

- 1 day ago -
The death rate for white Americans aged 45 to 54 has risen sharply since 1999, but Montana officials wrestle to explain why the state has the highest rate of suicide in the US at nearly twice the national average - and it's rising
French Researcher Says Zika Link to Guillain-Barre Syndrome Is 'Almost Certain'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika Virus, Guillain-BarrĂ© Syndrome, microcephaly, French researcher Didio Musser )

- 10 hours ago -
Researchers raised the likelihood of a Zika-Guillain-Barre connection two years ago after an outbreak of the virus in French Polynesia, the first time the disease had spread to a population that could be tracked and treated.
Health & Wellness  (tags: science, society, Body-Mind-Spirit, research, ethics, law, culture, dishonesty, education, religion, freedoms, crime, abuse )

- 1 day ago -
A Continuing look at the SOCIOCPATH in Society.
Getting Organized Could Save Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, study, prevention, interesting, health, humans, environment )

- 10 hours ago -
It's no secret that getting organized is one of the top resolutions for folks every year, but many people don't realize the negative impact clutter can have on their health. This infographic explains more.
Zika Prompts Urgent Debate About Abortion in Latin America
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, risks, treatment, prevention, illness, health, disease, ethics, women, society, abuse, freedoms, rights, culture, family, health, HumanRights )

- 9 hours ago -
Across Latin America, calls to loosen some of the most restrictive abortion laws in the world in the face of the Zika virus outbreak are gaining momentum, but encountering strong and entrenched opposition.
Why Faith Is Important to African American Mental Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, humans, faith, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, news, society, treatment, study, african-american )

- 14 hours ago -
Many studies reveal that when faith is included in wellness planning, individuals experience shorter recovery times, fewer hospitalizations and fewer relapses.
The Metabolic Theory of Cancer and the Key to Cancer Prevention and Recovery
Health & Wellness  (tags: metabolic theory of cancer, mitochrondrial dysfunction )

- 1 day ago -
Mitochondrial dysfunction is at the core of virtually all diseases, and one of the reasons nutritional ketosis works so well is because it boosts mitochondrial function and effectively drives down inflammation.
Big Pharma Exposed By Insiders and Many Others
Health & Wellness  (tags: Corporatocracy )

Walter L
- 16 hours ago -
Psychology Is a Fraud
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

Walter L
- 16 hours ago -
Of all the subjects of academic study, psychology is probably the most useless, or at least the most useless by comparison with its pretensions to use. In a century and a half, it has not told us anything of undisputed value. It is subject to absurd fashi
BODY DYSMORPHIA - Mirror Mirror, More Beautiful
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental health, anxiety, body image, Self Help, body dysmorphic disorder, self hatred, Eating Disorders, dysmorphic disorder, mental disorders )

- 12 hours ago -
This article explains BODY DYSMORPHIA and how it affects the 1 in 100 people in the UK alone. It also gives a simple but effective strategy that could help body dysmorphics cope better with their condition. A link to a video is also provided.
What Our Breasts Are Telling Us @Alternet
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, risks, safety, protection, humans, health, environment, disease, treatment, warning, women, study, medicine, investigation, prevention, cancer, babies, food, ecosystems, environment, pollution, endangered )

- 8 hours ago -
Author Florence Williams and her daughter discovered they had high levels of toxins-like flame retardants-in their bodies.
Jet Lag Research Finds New Potential Treatment - CNN.Com
Health & Wellness  (tags: travel, GoodNews, goodnews, treatment, prevention )

- 4 hours ago -
Millions of travelers will be grateful for this.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in Health & Wellness

1. Carole K.   24 notes,
  100% popular

2. Bernadette Bultman   5 notes,
  100% popular

3. BMutiny TCorporationsEvil   13 notes,
  85% popular

4. Azaima A.   10 notes,
  80% popular

5. Anne M Away   23 notes,
  74% popular

6. Anne M.   14 notes,
  71% popular

7. Ingo Schreiner   13 notes,
  69% popular

8. Ondine J.   16 notes,
  69% popular

9. Christeen Anderson   15 notes,
  67% popular

10. MarietteAWAY G.   16 notes,
  62% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
"Thanx Jess"
said AniMae C, 1 minute ago, about We need our children
Top commenters this week Comments
Roberto M. 1639
AniMae C. 1621
Natasha Salgado 814
Janice Banks 468
Darren Woolsey 408

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!