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Health & Wellness

Ban the Bomb Trains ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, crude oil trains, destruction, habitat, humans, wildlife, safety, environment, death )

- 6 hours ago -
During February in West Virginia, a train carrying crude oil from the "tar sands of America" crashed into a house and sent a fireball hundreds of feet into the air. The owner of the house managed to run outside just before he was crushed; nobody was...
Happy Rare Disease Day Care2!   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease, video, good song, rare disease day, artistic, creative )

- 1 day ago -
It's Rare Disease Day 2015! Celebrate by watching the official 2015 video and maybe sharing it if you like :-) The theme of the 2 min video is 'Living with a Rare Disease: Day-by-Day, Hand-in-Hand'.
Gaza's Deadly Blockade
Health & Wellness  (tags: assault-massacres Gaza destruction 2014, energy-power cuts, ICC, USA, end the blockade, world, deprivation, siegeoccupation of Palestine-Gaza, children, health, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit, risks, safety, news, death, environment, society )

- 21 hours ago -
A Palestinian baby dies in a UN centre fire as the ongoing power shortage in Gaza puts children at constant risk.
6 Habits of Highly Grateful People
Health & Wellness  (tags: happiness, mental health, joy, gratitude )

- 1 day ago -
How to become grateful with six daily habits.
Fukushima Is Teaching Us How Radioactivity Spreads
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fukushima, Radiation, Environmental Science, Food Safety )

- 7 hours ago -
"Between 2011 and 2014, 900,000 samples were collected and tested. By 2014, only 0.6 percent of the food exceeded the safety limits."
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, treatment, healthcare )

- 1 day ago -
the people who commit them, the weapons they use and the forces that motivate them -- are far more predictable than many might think.
A True Revolution in the World of Medicine
Health & Wellness  (tags: medical scanning technology, images, accuracy, medicine, health, healthcare, humans, news, safety, society )

- 1 day ago -
A brand new medical scanning technology has recently been introduced, providing amazingly-detailed images and a level of speed and accuracy never seen before.
Breastfeeding Newborns Could Help Limit Allergies Later!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, humans, safety, babies, prevention, protection, safety, study, food )

- 1 day ago -
New findings published in February suggest that breast fed newborns are less likely to suffer pet allergies later in childhood. Already linked to preventing Asthma, this reinforces the benefits of breast feeding.
Sean Hepburn Ferrer Shares How His Mum Inspired Him to Be a Rare Disease Advocate
Health & Wellness  (tags: Audrey Hepburn, rare disease, Sean Hepburn Ferrer, rare disease day, 28th February )

- 1 day ago -
Audrey Hepburn's son Sean Hepburn Ferrer is Rare Disease Day 2015's ambassador. He talks about how his mum inspired him to help people with rare diseases.
Saunas May Help You Live Longer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Men's Health, Sudden Cardiac Death, Saunas, Longevity, Health )

- 7 hours ago -
The men who took four to seven saunas per week had even better health stats with 63 percent lower occurrence of sudden cardiac death.
Fast Food Chains: Say No to GMO Apples
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, humans, environment, nutrition, research, warning )

- 1 day ago -
Fast Food Chains: Say No to GMO Apples. We need to make sure that big apple sellers like fast food chains won't sell these GMO apples! PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
How to Keep Your Bones Strong
Health & Wellness  (tags: bones, calcium, health, exercise, food, nutrition, prevention, safety )

- 16 hours ago -
It's extremely important to keep bones strong and healthy, especially in more advanced ages, when calcium seems to drain away.
Rare Disease Day February 28, 2015
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease, disease, humans, illness )

- 16 hours ago -
A disease or disorder is defined as rare in Europe when it affects fewer than 1 in 2000. A disease or disorder is defined as rare in the USA when it affects fewer than 200,000 Americans at any given time.
CDC Doctor Granted Official Whistleblower Status After Warning About Vaccine Autism Coverup
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, ethics, health, medicine, vaccines )

- 11 hours ago -
The Obama Administration has done a good thing in granting whistleblower status to a former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention scientist who says he intentionally omitted information in a study years ago that indicated a ...
Beware the Dangerous Ingredients in Pickles and Pickle Juice
Health & Wellness  (tags: pickles dangers, pickle juice dangers, safety warning, unhealthy food )

- 19 minutes ago -
Pickles are hugely popular and pickle juice has achieved cult status - but did you know that the pickles and pickle juice in the jars on your grocers shelves contain a number of dangerous chemicals - including mutagens, carcinogens and neurotoxins?

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