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NGO: Palestinian Territories Facing Worsening Child Protection Crisis
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, Palestinian children, Palestine, occupied territories Palestine, abuses, children's rights violations, news, risks, society, women, family, abuse, government, safety, media, news, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
Today, there are more than 2 million Palestinian children who face increasing violations of their rights: displacement and forcible transfer, the demolition and destruction of homes and schools, arbitrary arrest and detention, harassment at checkpoints
Air Pollution Elevates Stress Hormones: Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: breathing dirty air, stress hormones, research, exposure to pollution, Heart Disease, stroke, diabetes, shorter life span, disease, health, humans, risks, warning )

- 12 hours ago -
Breathing dirty air causes stress hormones to spike, new research suggests, which could help explain why long-term exposure to pollution is associated with heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and a shorter life span.
5 Ways To Reduce Stress Using Humor
Health & Wellness  (tags: funny, humor, goodnews, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, medicine, health )

- 6 hours ago -
If you are feeling stressed by current events, remember these five tricks for fighting anxiety with humor.
Gazans Turn to Their Rooftops for Sustenance
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza siege news, agriculture, rooftop farming, Ahmad Saleh, humanitarian crisis, farming, world, media, news, americans, usa, government, HumanRights, middle-east, israel, Refugees&Relief, diet, children, health, warning )

- 6 hours ago -
The decade old Israeli blockade on Gaza has dramatically undermined the coastal stripâEUR(TM)s agriculture sector. The electricity crisis has exacerbated this problem. With electricity available for only three to four hours a day
UK Supermarket May Have Infected Thousands With Hepatitis E Virus From Sausages and Pork of EU Pigs, Researchers Warn VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: supermarket, england, UK, Hepatitis E Virus, sausages, EU pigs, diet, disease, environment, food, health, humans, illness, research, warning )

- 16 hours ago -
The supermarket in question has not been named, and instead researchers are referring to it as Supermarket X.
The Opioid Crackdown Is Making Life MiserableâEUR"Even UntenableâEUR"for People With Chronic Pain
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chronic Pain, Opioids, opioid painkillers, Opioid Crisis, health, healthcare, medicine, risks, safety, protection, prevention, society, treatment )

- 7 hours ago -
As a chronic pain sufferer, I've been caught in this crossfire. The crackdown on pain medication prescribing is intended to help the addiction crisisâEUR"but itâEUR(TM)s leaving chronic pain patients in untenable situations.
Once a Quadriplegic He Now Throws Ceremonial First Pitch After Breakthrough Treatment
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, medicine, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit, health )

- 6 hours ago -
One year ago Lucas Lindner was paralyzed from the neck downâEUR"but after a new treatment heâEUR(TM)s pitching baseballs in front of thousands of people.
We Can No Longer Outrun Antibiotic Resistance
Health & Wellness  (tags: antimicrobial resistance, disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news, protection, risks, safety, treatment )

- 4 hours ago -
Scientists scour EarthâEUR(TM)s remote corners in search of molecules that could yield the worldâEUR(TM)s next antibiotic. They hope to discover new medicines against which bacteria have not yet evolved defenses. Note, comment, and forward
Once a Quadriplegic He Now Throws Ceremonial First Pitch After Breakthrough Treatment
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 6 hours ago -
One year ago Lucas Lindner was paralyzed from the neck downâEUR"but after a new treatment heâEUR(TM)s pitching baseballs in front of thousands of people.

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