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Health & Wellness

DonâEUR(TM)t Send Sexual Abuse Victim Back to Country She Fled
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, abuse, investigation, protection, women )

- 1 day ago -
I am writing you because I am deeply saddened by a recent case made in your department. A woman named JP fled to the UK seven years ago to escape a life of torturous abuse.Due to a broken fax machine, she was not able to get her paperwork in on time
The Fight Against FGM
Health & Wellness  (tags: FGM, female circumcision, Egypt, Africa, US, UK, tradition, education, risks, women's rights, human rights, reproductive risks )

- 1 day ago -
Circumcision is not going to change by campaigns or the training of doctors alone. "Such things may have some impact. But for the younger generations, you have to change the way they think by introducing sexual teaching in schools, for example."
Over 40 Rodent Feeding Studies Show GM Food Is Disastrous to Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo, food, illness )

- 12 hours ago -
GMO Free USA has published a listing of more than 40 rodent studies showing that animals fed GM corn and soy suffer dire results.
Here Are The People Coca Cola Has Paid To Manufacture Health Claims
Health & Wellness  (tags: news, ethics, paid off, lies, investigation )

- 1 day ago -
Coca Cola released a list of the health experts and researchers it has paid off over the last five years. Who are they and what are they up to?
Miracle MS Drug That Dramatically Slows Disease Will Transform Thousands of Lives
Health & Wellness  (tags: ms, multiple sclerosis, revolutionary, drug, disease, scientists )

- 12 hours ago -
A REVOLUTIONARY drug for Multiple sclerosis (MS) that drastically slows the progression of the disease will improve the lives of thousands of sufferers, according to scientists.
What Is Lupus What Are the Symptoms and Is Treatment Readily Available?
Health & Wellness  (tags: lupus, lupus erythematous, health, diagnosis, symptoms )

- 1 day ago -
A survey of over 3000 people with lupus showed that the average number of years between someone experiencing their first symptom and receiving a diganosis is 7.5 years
One Billion People 'at Risk of Blindness By 2050'
Health & Wellness  (tags: blindness, blind, visually impaired, myopia, vision, sight, health, research, prevention, study, warning, disease )

- 1 day ago -
More than one billion people are at risk of going blind globally by 2050 if the emerging myopia epidemic continues, researchers at the Brien Holden Vision Institute in Australia have warned
Reanalysis Confirms Long Held Suspicions âEUR" Paxil Is Unsafe and Ineffective for Teens
Health & Wellness  (tags: Paxil, Paxil Lawsuits, GlaxoSmithKline, teen suicides )

- 1 day ago -
Rather than warning doctors of side effects like suicide, GlaxoSmithKline encouraged them to prescribe Paxil to teens and children, citing their own research showing the drug was safe and effective for teens.
Selena Gomez's Diagnosis: What Is Lupus?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Lupus, Selena Gomez, women, disease, health, illness, treatment, medicine, news )

- 8 hours ago -
Spotlight on a little know disease. The pop star Selena Gomez recently announced that she was diagnosed with lupus and underwent chemotherapy
Video: Israeli Soldiers Protect Settlers as They Attack Palestinians
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rights and Accountability, israeli soldiers, aggression, arson, settlers, olive groves, destruction, world, U.N., USA, Israel state oppression of Palestinians, news, abuse )

- 23 hours ago -
Israeli human rights group BâEUR(TM)Tselem today released six damning videos of heavily-armed Israeli soldiers escorting Israeli settlers as they hurl stones at Palestinians and set fire to their olive groves.
British Study Finds That More Than 1 in 3 Vegetarians Eat Meat When TheyâEUR(TM)re Drinking
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, ethics, family, food, humans, interesting, news, nutrition, society, women )

- 6 hours ago -
When theyâEUR(TM)re drinking, more than one-third of vegetarians cheat and eat meat.
October Is Breast Cancer   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, disease, environment, exercise, family, food, health, humans, illness, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, treatment, women )

- 2 hours ago -
The best way to stop this disease is awareness and the first step to stop it is prevention. Our environment plays a big part when it comes to illness, so we need to look at it and educate our minds for change.
Supreme Court Says Mandatory Vaccinations DonâEUR(TM)t Violate ChildrenâEUR(TM)s Constitutional Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: vaccines, mandatory vaccines, children, health )

- 1 day ago -
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear a case challenging the state of New York's public school vaccination requirement, which requires all children to be vaccinated prior to attendance at public school.
Monsanto to Cut 2,600 Jobs as GMO Seed Sales Fall.
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, healthcare, cancer, risks, nutrition, illness )

- 3 hours ago -
Better yet, maybe Monsanto's deep ties with the US government shouldn't have threatened 'trade wars' with nations that would dare to oppose their GMOs. It's all in The Guardian report about the 2007 WikiLeaks revelations surrounding Monsanto. The U.S.
For Vietnam: Artemisinin From China, Agent Orange From America - Counterpunch
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, health, disease, drugs, ethics, abuse, protection, prevention, medicine, treatment, women, research, illness, risks )

- 3 hours ago -
One half of this year's Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine went to Tu Youyou for her discovery of the antimalarial drug artemisinin. Many of us who do research in the biological sciences have felt that this award was long overdue.
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, interesting, news, prevention, risks, warning, children, babies, vaccines, vaccinations )

- 3 hours ago -
In 2013, in their paper, published by Springer Science+Business Media, titled Aluminum in the Central Nervous System: Toxicity in Humans and Animals, Vaccine Adjuvants, and Autoimmunity, they revealed that during a 17-year period, the rates of autism had
Dentist Makes Mother's Worst Nightmare a Reality
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 3 hours ago -
he unnecessarily extracted their children's teeth without anesthetic In addition, their children often left his office with bruises and scrapes on their necks.
To Shed Those Extra Kilos, Change Your Walking Speed
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, society, healthcare, health, interesting, study, protection, Body-Mind-Spirit, exercise )

- 1 hour ago -
Walking at varying speeds can burn up to 20% more calories compared to maintaining a steady pace, Indian-origin scientists have found.

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