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Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, ethics, health, illness, warning )

- 1 day ago -
The most important is that people eat too much candy for the consequence that more and more people get diabetes and that is a heavy weigh for the country and the person. In the stores are more and more multipack candy packages.
Many Native American Communities Struggle With Effects Of Heroin Use
Health & Wellness  (tags: Native Americans, heroin, substance abuse, traditional ceremonies, healing, addiction, law enforcement, recovery )

- 1 day ago -
The reasons why Native Americans have such high rates of incarceration and substance abuse are complex. A recent FBI report shows the Mexican drug cartels are specifically targeting Indian Country.
EPA Sets Up 3 Tech Centers to Test Chemicals (No Animals Used)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chemical toxicity, animal testing, research )

- 1 day ago -
With a $6 million EPA grant, Vanderbilt and the University of Pittsburgh are establishing one of the centers, which will develop technology to test chemicals without using animals.
Exercise Is ADHD Medication
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, exercise, health, research )

- 12 hours ago -
Exercise can help with mental heath as well as physical.
Grassley to Attorney General Lynch: Crack Down on Medicare Advantage Overbilling | Center for Public Integrity
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicare advantage )

- 10 hours ago -
About time Medicare Advantage was investigated. Can't happen soon enough!
Making Your Home Fall-Proof
Health & Wellness  (tags: Aging, Accidents, Home Design, Falling Down )

- 2 hours ago -
Design breakthroughs have made aging in place easier than ever.
Illinois Wheelchair Crisis
Health & Wellness  (tags: disability, medicaid, Illinois, wheelchair, access to health care, treatment, health )

- 49 minutes ago -
Access to specialized wheelchairs, seating systems and essential adaptive equipment is threatened by pending, across-the-board, 16.75% Medicaid payment cuts. Unrestored, these cuts compromise the health and independence of Illinois Medicaid participants.
Statins Linked to 50% Increased Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, health, humans, diabetes, cholesterol lowering drugs, healthcare, medicine, research, risks, safety, statins, study )

- 11 hours ago -
A recent study from Finland suggests that cholesterol-lowering drugs known as Statins may increase ones risk of developing the highly-preventable Type 2 diabetes by a startling 50% - even after adjusting for other factors.
Cholesterol Rx and Stroke: The Effects on Older Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: Statins, Lower Cholesterol, Longevity, Reduced Stroke Risk, Seniors, Health )

- 10 hours ago -
Statins and fibrates used to lower cholesterol might lower stroke risk in older patients.
Tell Congress to Keep COOL
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, children, prevention, safety, food )

- 9 hours ago -
Monday the World Trade Organization (WTO) issued a final ruling against the U.S. country-of-origin labeling policy that allows American consumers to know where their meat is born, raised, and slaughtered. Please Sign !!!
Allowing Veterans Admin. Phys. To Recommend Medical Cannabis
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, violence, world, humans, treatment, safety, medicine, research )

- 2 hours ago -
The VEAA would end the current gag order preventing VA physicians from recommending or even discussing medical cannabis to veterans in states where medical cannabis programs exist.
Petitioning the Abbott Government to Establish a Royal Commission Into the Human Impact of CSG Mining
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, Royal Commission, Abbott Government, Coal Seam Gas, CSG, fracking, health risks, protection, risks, research, study )

- 4 minutes ago -
All levels of Government have let the people of Australia down allowing the unfettered growth of an industry which is known to be harmful to the environment, human health, communities and ultimately our future. PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION
Clay Walker; Living With MS
Health & Wellness  (tags: Clay Walker MS, World MS Day, central nervous system, lifehumans, health, news, women )

- 1 minute ago -
Clay Walker was diagnosed with MS 19 years ago. Today he is livng a busy life and brings awareness to those living with MS.

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