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Health & Wellness

A Former Critic of Genetically Modified Crops Changes His Tune and Sings the Praises of GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mark Lynas, anti-GMO activist, GMOs, Genetic Modification, Vandana Shiva, Golden Rice, Science, Health, Environment, Benefits, Nutrition, Hunger )

Brian
- 6 hours ago - pri.org
"As one of the founders of the anti-GMO movement in the United Kingdom, activist Mark Lynas once uprooted genetically modified crops with his bare hands. Alongside Vandana Shiva, an Indian environmental activist, they led the charge against GMOs."
Consumers Union Advocacy - Get the Dangerous Tiny Magnets Off the Shelves!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, babies, death, warning, safety, prevention, protection )

John
- 6 hours ago - secure.consumersunion.org
A 19-month-old girl died. Doctors discovered small magnets in her intestine. The magnets had become attached to each other, cutting off the blood supply to the girl's stomach and killing her.
This Is What Sex Looks Like in An MRI
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, medicine, sex, interesting )

Heather
- 1 day ago - womenshealthmag.com
This is probably the most interesting thing I've ever seen! Even a live birth!
Florida University Researcher Lands $2m Grant to Study Chronic Fatigue
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, study, research, women, disease, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), autoimmune disease )

Joanna
- 12 hours ago - bizjournals.com
Over a four-year period, a team will study the differences between men and women with chronic fatigue syndrome. Their goal is to use the findings to develop more effective treatments.
GMO Debate Grows Over Golden Rice in the Philippines
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin A Deficiency, Children, Mothers, Blindness, Death, Developing World, Rice, Genetic Engineering, GMOs, Golden Rice, Controversy )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - pbs.org
"Vitamin A deficiency is a pervasive and silent killer of malnourished children and pregnant mothers in the Third World. That's why people here in the Philippines are working to add vitamin A to the daily staple, rice."
Please Sign: Insist Walmart Commit to Labeling GMO Corn!
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO sweet corn, Walmart, Labeling, Monsanto, Pesticides, leukemia, not tested for safety, consumer right to know, genetically engineered crops )

Susan
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Over 100 thousand have asked Walmart to label GMO corn in the past, and it still won't commit. Now that it's on the market and we know it's classified as a pesticide, there's no more waiting. Either Walmart rejects the corn, labels it or we don't buy any
Spin: How Monsanto Kills the News
Health & Wellness  (tags: Environment, Corporatocracy, Mainstream Media, Propaganda, Brainwashing, Dumbing Down, Indoctrination )

Walter L
- 1 day 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
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
- 13 hours 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. . .
The Best Aromatherapy Essential Oils For Stress
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

Larry
- 9 hours ago - aromatherapy4soul.com
Tips for aromatherapy for stress - first, the oils for different types of stress, then what you can do with them to help you de-stress naturally..
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
- 22 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
- 14 hours 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.
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
- 1 day 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
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
- 13 hours 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
It's All Scripted! Ebola Outbreak and Impossibly Rapid Vaccine Response Clearly Scripted; U.S. Govt. Patented Ebola in 2010 and
Health & Wellness  (tags: Environment, Corporatocracy, Mainstream Media, Propaganda, Brainwashing, Dumbing Down, Indoctrination )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - naturalnews.com
What I've outlined in this story is just a small taste of the crime against humanity which is taking place right before our eyes. I am now convinced that this Ebola outbreak is very likely not an accident, and many scientists in Africa wholeheartedly agr
'Selling' the Pandemic Threat . . . Again!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Environment, Corporatocracy, Mainstream Media, Propaganda, Brainwashing, Dumbing Down, Indoctrination )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - anticorruptionsociety.com
Past history supports that the media is used to frighten the public into complying with policies that are not in their best interest. So, to convince the unsuspecting public that there is a deadly 'ebola pandemic' on the rise, sophisticated perception man
Court: Andrew Wakefield, Autism Researcher, Cannot Sue in Texas
Health & Wellness  (tags: Andrew Wakefield, Anti-Vaxxer Hoax, Vaccines, Autism, Discredited, Fraud, Lawsuit Rejected )

Brian
- 8 hours ago - statesman.com
"Andrew Wakefield, who was stripped of his British medical license in 2010 after his autism research had been discredited, cannot sue a British magazine, editor and reporter for defamation in Texas, a state appeals court ruled Friday .>
It's Unscientific for a Medical Regulatory Body to Give Accreditation to Homeopaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: Homeopathy, Water, Pseudoscience, Fraud, Snake Oil, Accreditation, Professional Standards Authority )

Brian
- 6 hours ago - newstatesman.com
"Practitioners on the Society of Homeopaths' register will be able to display the Accredited Voluntary Register (AVR) quality mark, a sign that they belong to a register which meets the Professional Standards Authority's robust standards."
A New Way Insurers Are Shifting Costs to the Sick
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health Care, Health Insurance, Sickness, Affordable Care Act, Inadequate, #MedicareForAll )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - truth-out.org
Health insurance companies are no longer allowed to charge patients more because of their pre-existing conditions. But some health policy experts say insurers may be doing so in a more subtle way: by forcing people to pay more for their drugs."
   

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