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Health & Wellness

Act Now to Protect Our Lifeline! Medicaid, SSDI Under Attack
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, healthcare, children, disease, illness, medicine, treatment, drugs, cancer )

- 1 day ago -
Our lifeline is under attack! In Congress, Medicaid and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) face the potential for major cuts: PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
CRIIRAD / EUROPE: No Radioactivity in Our Food!
Health & Wellness  (tags: EURATOM, nuclear accident, radioactive contamination, Food Safety, healthcare, illness, lobbyists, nuclear power, protection laws, European Commission, CRIIRAD )

- 1 hour ago -
Petition against the proposed law authorizing, in case of nuclear accident, the marketing of highly contaminated foods. CRIIRAD denounces this fact, calling for the withdrawal of this regulation & independence of decisions taken by the European Commission
Six Year Old Boy With Diphtheria In Catalonia Dies
Health & Wellness  (tags: vaccination, unvaccinated child, death, diptheria )

- 1 day ago -
The unvaccinated six-year-old boy who was Spain's first diphtheria case in 28 years died on Saturday (June 27). He had been in the hospital for four weeks. Eight other children exposed to the disease, but who were vaccinated, didn't get sick.
The War on Drugs Has Reached Into the Womb - and Threatens Abortion Rights | Alternet
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, protection, risks, women, treatment, health, abuse, medicine, ethics, drugs )

- 16 hours ago -
The war on drugs is racist, it criminalizes people who need help and it is attacking womenâEUR(TM)s bodily autonomy - fighting it is a core feminist issue.
Supreme Court Blocks Restrictive Texas Abortion-Clinic Rules - Washington Post
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, risks, safety, treatment, prevention, protection, women, SupremeCourt )

- 1 day ago -
The justices voted 5-4 to grant an emergency appeal from the clinics after a federal appeals court upheld new regulations and refused to keep them on hold while the clinics appealed to the Supreme Court The Supreme Court order will remain in effect at le
The Secret To A Meaningful Life In Just 7 Words
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 22 hours ago -
Magic surrounds and lives within each and every person -- we just have to be willing to search for it.., here are seven moving words that hold the key to a meaningful life,, plus one more that empowers them all
Insurers' Arguments Key to Supreme Court Decision | Center for Public Integrity
Health & Wellness  (tags: SCOTUS, Affordable Care Act )

- 13 hours ago -
the justices listened more closely to the insurance industry than perhaps any other party.
Beware of Animal Diseases as Biological Weapons, Health Experts Say
Health & Wellness  (tags: bioweapons, humans, illness, disease, warning )

- 11 hours ago -
The World Health Organization, animal health and national defense officers called on Tuesday for wider international cooperation to avoid the spread of animal diseases that could be used as biological weapons.
Quit Smoking With Quitters Circle
Health & Wellness  (tags: Quitter’s Circle, Dr. Albert Rizzo, smoking cessation, mobile app, online community )

- 3 hours ago -
A new initiative called QuitterâEUR(TM)s Circle, by the American Lung Association and Pfizer helps smokers use technology to face common obstacles associated with quitting.
Causal Pathway May Link Job Stress, Sleep Disturbances: Promoting Healthy Sleep May Be An Effective Strategy to Improve Life at
Health & Wellness  (tags: sleep, work, satisfaction )

- 3 hours ago -
There may be a reciprocal, causal pathway between job strain and disturbed sleep, implying that interventions to treat sleep problems may improve work satisfaction,
Innovative Imaging Study Shows That the Spinal Cord Learns on Its Own -- ScienceDaily
Health & Wellness  (tags: spinal cord injury, spinal cord learning )

- 3 hours ago -
WOW! The spinal cord engages in its own learning of motor tasks independent of the brain, according to an innovative imaging study. The results of the study may offer new opportunities for rehabilitation after spinal cord injury.
For Women With Bipolar Disorder, Sleep Quality Affects Mood -- ScienceDaily
Health & Wellness  (tags: bipolar, sleep, symptom experience differences )

- 2 hours ago -
Poor sleep is associated with negative mood in women with bipolar disorder. Very interesting. Check the differences between male and female experience of bipolar disorder!
To Shed Weight, Go Vegan: A Review of Vegetarian Diet Studies Highlights Benefit of Vegan-Eating Plans -- ScienceDaily
Health & Wellness  (tags: vegan diet )

- 2 hours ago -
People on a vegetarian diet, and especially those following a vegan one that includes no animal products, see better results than dieters on other weight-reducing plans.
Sugary Drinks More Deadly Than Violent Crime in Mexico
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, nutrition, diet, disease, death, abuse, health, humans, illness, risks, science )

- 32 minutes ago -
Of course, it's possible they are causally linked...
10 Keys to a Happier Life..
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 9 minutes ago -
These ten keys are based on being less competitive and taking time to really love yourself, love others, and enjoy the world around you.

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