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Demand the Thai Government Save Villagers From Lead Poisoning
Health & Wellness  (tags: lead poisoning, Thai Government, thailand, abdominal pain, headaches, fatigue, children, disease, health, government, humans )

- 1 day ago -
Many residents of Lower Klity Creek village, Thailand, suffer the symptoms of chronic lead poisoning, such as abdominal pain, headaches, fatigue, and mood changes. Some children have been born with severe intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Please Sign: Support Needle Exchange Programs to End the AIDS Crisis in Rural America
Health & Wellness  (tags: Needle or Syringe Exchange Programs, SEPs, Congressional Republicans ban, prevent AIDS, help treat addiction, federal funding cuts, war on drugs )

- 1 day ago -
Although the current crisis is causing some conservative representatives to change their minds about opposing these programs, in 2010 Republicans in Congress reinstated a long-standing ban on SEPs that the Obama administration had lifted the year before.
GMOs Are On Your Side--Why Aren't You on Theirs?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Foord, Nutrition, GMO, Genetically Modified Food, Genetically Modified Organisms, Monsanto, Corn, Eating, Diet, Golden Rice, Golden Rice Debate, Apples )

- 1 day ago -
88 percent of scientists polled agreed that GM foods are safe to eat (this statistic excludes the answer that there is no preponderance of evidence either way, so this means that 88% of scientists are comfortable claiming that the food is safe...
SHARE YOUR STORY *** Help Shatter the Stigma Attached to Addiction ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, illness, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, treatment )

- 1 day ago -
Addiction touches our lives in many different ways. Share your story and help us inspire others to end the stigma of this disease....
U.S. Drug Shortages Frustrate Doctors, Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, shortages )

- 1 day ago -
Interviews with company executives, hospital pharmacists and regulators point to several causes of the shortages.
Marianne Heads for Gaza Today!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Freedom Flotilla III, Gaza Strip, Ship to Gaza Sweden, Ship to Gaza Norway, risks, news, health, medicine, nutrition, humans, safety, children, protection )

- 1 day ago -
The trawler, which has been acquired by Ship to Gaza Sweden and Ship to Gaza Norway jointly, departs for a voyage of almost 5000 nautical miles to eastern Mediterranean and the blockaded Gaza Strip.
FGM Campaigners - Nigeria Ban Welcome, But Work Not Over
Health & Wellness  (tags: female genital mutilation, fgm, girls, women, Nigeria, health, risks )

- 14 hours ago -
Activists on Friday welcomed Nigeria's new law banning female genital mutilation (FGM), but warned that legislation alone will not be enough to eradicate the practice.
Lyme Disease and Complications: The Hidden Public Health Problem You Need To Know
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, humans, treatment, warning, Lyme disease )

- 8 hours ago -
The misconception and vast misdiagnosis of tick borne illness such as Lyme disease may in-fact be leading to many patients unnecessarily suffering of chronic health conditions such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and autoimmune diseases.
Success: School Principal Fired for Racist Comments
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, dishonesty, education, children, society, study )

- 1 day ago -
Success: School principal fired for racist comments.
Journal: House Demolition in East Jerusalem
Health & Wellness  (tags: East Jerusalem neighborhood, Palestinian home demolitions-evictions, Israeli occupation abuses, discrimination-racism, zionism-ethnic cleansing of Palestine, end the occupation, house demoloitions, Wadi al-Joz, news, safety, treatment, abuse, family )

- 1 day ago -
On a Sunday night, the 18th of April, 10 international activists and journalists as well as a few members of the Tutalji family sat outside the familyâEUR(TM)s home.
VIDEO - Is This the Tree Where Ebola Started?
Health & Wellness  (tags: ebola, Filmmaker, crisis, source of outbreak, tree, death, disease, health, humans, illness, investigation, research )

- 1 day ago -
Filmmaker Dan Edge investigates why the Ebola crisis of 2014 was not contained sooner and visits the tree thought to be the source of the outbreak.
Underprepared to Treat Veterans
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, violence, world, society, treatment, warning, safety, protection, medicine )

- 12 hours ago -
A survey of nearly 150 U.S. physicians who frequently treat veterans found civilian doctors aren't adequately trained in health issues related to military service, according to research published today in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Assoc
7 Weird Questions About Autism You,Ll Have to Answer... Sooner or Later!
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, interesting, Body-Mind-Spirit, autism )

- 8 hours ago -
While it's nice to know that many people have a positive perspective on autism, it's frustrating to have to cope with mistaken assumptions.
Keep Salmonella Out of Your Food!
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, government, prevention, science, investigation )

- 1 day ago -
Keep salmonella out of your food!
This Is How Long You Can Freeze Everything, In One Chart
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health )

- 17 hours ago -
This is how long you should keep food frozen.
Missing Link Found Between Brain, Immune System
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, University of Virginia, Center for Brain Immunology and Glia, links, immune system, brain, Neuroscience, Jonathan Kipnis, neuro-immune interaction )

- 3 hours ago -
In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have determined that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist.
The Best Health Care System in the World? Nonsense! | Center for Public Integrity
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, interesting )

- 1 hour ago -
NO the U.s. does NOT have the best health care system. Not my a longshot when millions of people cannot afford basic care!
McCaskill: Medicare Advantage Billing Fraud 'Must Be Investigated' | Center for Public Integrity
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicare advantage = medicare fraud )

- 1 hour ago -
Medicare billing fraud by Medicare Advantage, need I say more?
Tell Ambassador Power: #WomensHealthMatters in the Post-2015 Agenda: Thank You - Center for Reproductive Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, women, babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, ethics, healthcare, society )

- 1 hour ago -
Tell Ambassador Power:#WomensHealthMatters in the Post-2015 Agenda:Thank you.
Why Children Need Specific Set of Exercises?
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, safety, family, exercise )

- 18 hours ago -
As a parent, it can be very challenging to understand what exercises might be best for children. Many parents usually fail to comprehend as to why children need a specific set of exercises.
What Is the Easiest and Safest Way to Do a Juice Cleanse?
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, juice fasting, Juice cleanse )

- 16 hours ago -
Easy and safe arenâEUR(TM)t often the first words conjured up when contemplating a Juice Cleanse. Having been there many times myself and supported hundreds of people doing juice cleanses (or similar) , I thought I post a few pointers on Juice Cleanse.
South Korea Reports First MERS Deaths Amid Growing Alarm
Health & Wellness  (tags: asia, South Korea, middle-east, MERS virus, outbreak )

- 15 hours ago -
South Korea on Tuesday reported its first deaths from the MERS virus, following the largest outbreak outside the Middle East that has infected 25 people and triggered widespread public alarm.
Top 10 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Hives Fast
Health & Wellness  (tags: hives, hives treatment )

- 13 hours ago -
If you have hives(urticaria), it is likely that you cannot help but try to scratch yourself from time to time even though you know that you should not since scratching can be bad for your skin.
16 Best Ways to Get Rid of Gas and Bloating Fast
Health & Wellness  (tags: bloating, gas )

- 12 hours ago -
Stomach gas is a condition when the guts feels uncomfortably full and tight and may be obviously swollen. Bloating is a typical protestation, influencing somewhere around 10 and 30 percent of grown-ups.

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