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Make Cake Icing Out of Sweet Potatoes to Reduce Calories and Fat
Health & Wellness  (tags: cake icing, sweet potatoes, reducing calories, fat, veggies, antioxidants, beta carotene, diet, food, health )

Lone
- 1 day ago - metronews.ca
Yes, use veggies for your icing! Sweet potatoes are rich in fibre and vitamins B and C, as well as contain the antioxidant beta carotene.
New Trump Office Would Protect Anti-Choice Health Professionals
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti-choice, church-state separation, health care, tRump regime )

Freya
- 20 hours ago - yahoo.com
Reinforcing its strong connection with social conservatives, the Trump regime announced Thursday a new federal office to protect medical providers refusing to participate in abortion, assisted suicide or other procedures on moral or religious...
12 Million Boxes of Baby Formula Recalled in 83 Countries in Salmonella Scandal
Health & Wellness  (tags: baby formula recalled, salmonella bacteria, dairy producer, children, babies, disease, diet, environment, food, health, humans, illness, research )

Lone
- 1 day ago - globalcitizen.org
Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Africa have all been affected, according to reports, after traces of salmonella bacteria were discovered at one of the dairy producerâEUR(TM)s factories in France. ALS0; TAKE ACTION
Petition: Trump Makes Discrimination in Healthcare Legal
Health & Wellness  (tags: discrimination, LGBTQ, abortion rights, transgender )

Nita
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign the petition to tell the Trump administration not to make discrimination legal in healthcare.
Blood Test to Detect 8 Cancers Early Gives Promising Results
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, blood tests, detcting cancer, Promising Results, liquid biopsy tests. tumors, blood )

Lone
- 7 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Many groups are working on liquid biopsy tests, which look for DNA and other things that tumors shed into blood, to try to find cancer before it spreads, when chances of cure are best.
Uganda Confirms Case Of Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
Health & Wellness  (tags: Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever, Disease, Life Threatening, Uganda, Congo, disease, health, healthcare, medicine, prevention, safety, science, study, treatment )

Fiona
- 5 hours ago - livescience.com
A 9-year-old boy in Uganda has tested positive for a life-threatening Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, according to news reports. But what is this disease, and how is it different from other hemorrhagic fevers, like Ebola?
Why Gene Silencing Could Launch a New Class of Blockbuster Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, health, healthcare, GeneticEngineering )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - singularityhub.com
Over 85 percent of proteins in the body canâEUR(TM)t be targeted with conventional chemical drugs.
Groundbreaking Study Maps Insidious and Alarmingly Successful Strategy of Anti-Choice Movement
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti choice, study map, fringe groups, stopping abortion )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - commondreams.org
Their influence is outsized relative to the popularity of their fringe agenda thanks to their highly coordinated, well-funded, under the radar work.
Pfizer, Pocketing a Big Tax Cut From Trump, Will End Investment in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Research - LA Times
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, health, tax cuts, Big Pharma )

Nita
- 15 hours ago - latimes.com
The big drug company Pfizer seems intent on being a pace-setter in cranking out the benefits of the tax cut to stakeholders who need them the least. In an announcement over the weekend, Pfizer said it was shutting down its research efforts...
The One Thing Pharmacies Could Do to Save Thousands of Lives
Health & Wellness  (tags: tobacco )

Julian
- 2 hours ago - truthinitiative.org
Many pharmacies sell products containing thousands of toxic chemicals and dozens of known carcinogens.
Flavored Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults
Health & Wellness  (tags: tobacco )

Julian
- 2 hours ago - truthinitiative.org
Flavors play a significant role in drawing youth and young adults to tobacco products.
Tobacco Is a Social Justice Issue: Mental Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: tobacco )

Julian
- 3 hours ago - truthinitiative.org
While the overall smoking rate has declined, including a drop among youth to a record low of 6 percent, the numbers do not tell the whole story. Tobacco use disproportionately affects many populations
   

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