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Health & Wellness

This Is What Sex Looks Like in An MRI
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, medicine, sex, interesting )

Heather
- 12 hours ago - womenshealthmag.com
This is probably the most interesting thing I've ever seen! Even a live birth!
After Surgery, Surprise $117,000 Medical Bill From Doctor He Didn't Know
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, ethics, healthcare, scam, cancer, illness, disease, drugs, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, safety, treatment, warning )

John
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
Obamacare was designed to lower medical costs. (Affordable Care Act) Apparently the medical community has found innovative ways to get around this intent to the detriment of the patients.
Spin: How Monsanto Kills the News
Health & Wellness  (tags: Environment, Corporatocracy, Mainstream Media, Propaganda, Brainwashing, Dumbing Down, Indoctrination )

Walter L
- 22 hours ago - brasschecktv.com
When it comes to food, it would be in your best interest to realize that you are being lied to on a daily basis. If a big company grows it, processes it and sells it, then it's probably garbage that you'd be better off not consuming. In some cases, this
Deepak Chopra Tries His Hand at a Clinical Trial. Woo Ensues.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Deepak Chopra, Pseudoscience, Woo specialist, Quackery, New Age )

Brian
- 1 day ago - scienceblogs.com
"Of all the quacks and cranks and purveyors of woo whom I've encountered over the years, Deepak Chopra is, without a doubt, one of the most arrogantly obstinate, if not the most arrogantly obstinate."
Genetically Modified Food to Fight Hunger?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hunger, Malnutrition, Starvation, Global Problem, Suffering, Finding Solutions, Biotechnology, Enhanced Nutrition, Crops, Genetic Engineering, GMO, World Health Organization )

Brian
- 1 day ago - dw.de
"The World Health Organization estimates that over a billion people suffer from hunger worldwide. That's despite the fact that more food is being produced than ever before."
We Must Seize the Opportunity to Set Families Free of Mitochondrial Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mitochondrial Disease, Genetic Modification, Gene Therapy, Gene Replacement )

Brian
- 1 day ago - bionews.org.uk
"Prevention is better than cure and less costly in the long run. I strongly support development and adoption of mitochondrial donation as it gives affected families their only hope of stopping these hideous diseases permanently."
5 Digestive Problems Cause and Learn How to End Them
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, digestive system problems, immune system )

Matthew
- 10 hours ago - kinseimindbody.com
The digestive system represents 70-80% of the immune system. Learn why your optimizing gut function is critical for overall health.
Combined Training Reduces Body Fat in Teens
Health & Wellness  (tags: obesity, teens, aerobic training, resistance training, ombined aerobic and resistance training )

Deb
- 1 hour ago - examiner.com
Researchers from the University of Calgary and University of Ottawa found that combined aerobic and resistance training showed a greater reduction of total body fat and waist circumference in obese teens compared to aerobic or resistance training alone.
Mothers of the Disappeared in Latin America Feel Gaza's Pain
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel attacks on Gaza-siege, missing civilians, Latin America solidarity with Gaza, mothers, crimes against humanity, israel impunity, Justice Now!, world, BDS, end all US aid to Israel, 2014 gaza massacres, death, children, family )

Jess
- 1 hour ago - electronicintifada.net
This past summer, as Israeli weapons deindustrialized Gaza and decimated its civilians, leftist publications in Latin America began circulating a 2012 essay by the renowned Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano
C.D.C.'s Worst-Case Ebola Scenario: 1.4 Million Cases in 4 Months
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, illness, disease, risks, safety, research, protection, prevention, cdc, ebola, Ebola Outbreak, epidemic )

Darren
- 37 minutes ago - nytimes.com
Yet another set of ominous projections about the Ebola epidemic in West Africa was released Tuesday, in a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that gave worst- and best-case estimates for Liberia and Sierra Leone based on. . .
Would You Allow Your Child to Be Fingerprinted at School? (Poll)
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, diet, ethics, government, society )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - inhabitots.com
The new cashless lunch system will require students to press a finger against a machine which will then convert the print into biometric data that identifies the student, tracking what they buy at lunch.
ABC's Investigative Team Uncovers Plastic Microbeads in Toothpaste Getting Stuck in Patients' Gums
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, prevention, risks, safety, microbeads, toothpaste )

Kathy
- 13 hours ago - inhabitat.com
Dentists and dental hygienists have begun speaking out against plastic microbeads in toothpastes after many have noticed the tiny blue beads lodged in patients' gums or between their teeth. Dentists are concerned about the possible implications for gingiv
Midwest's "Mystery Virus" Is Scary But Not Deadly
Health & Wellness  (tags: Infectious Disease, Enterovirus, Children, Mystery Virus, Midwest US )

Brian
- 10 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
"The viral infection sending hundreds of Midwestern kids to the hospital is EV-68, a rather nasty strain of enterovirus. Thankfully, the immune system can fight it off."
Two VA Scientists Honored With Awards for Groundbreaking Work on Spinal Cord Injuries
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, research, treatment, safety, ethics )

James
- 1 hour ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
In the past, spinal cord injuries often meant a death sentence for patients - not because of the injury itself, but because of the complications caused as a result of the injury. But thanks to the work of two Veterans Affairs scientists and researchers
   

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