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Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, prevention, Family Planning, patient rights )

Nita
- 19 hours ago - act.biologicaldiversity.org
Under the proposal healthcare providers would be forced to withhold information from patients. Clinics may be forced to close, making it harder for people to access the pill, IUDs, cancer treatment or preventative care. That puts lives at risk.
Women With Heart Disease Are Dismissed, and It's Killing Them | Nikki Stamp | Opinion | The Guardian
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicine, Women, Medical Bias, Heart Attacks, Medical Misogyny, Heart Disease, disease, ethics, health, healthcare, risks, warning )

Cat
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Being female has a price. It could be your life. ItâEUR(TM)s time to challenge centuries of bad science, social norms and a lack of women in medicine and research
WHO Classifies "Gaming Disorder" as Mental Health Condition
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental illness )

Les
- 17 hours ago - cnn.com
The World Health Organization is set to announce "gaming disorder" as a new mental health condition to be included in the 11th edition of its International Classification of Diseases, set to release Monday.
ER Doctor Suspended After Mocking Patient Suffering From Anxiety Attack
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental Health, Mental Health Awareness, Beth Keegstra, Anxiety Attacks, Anxiety Disorder, Emergency Care, Medical Bias, Racism, health, news, society )

Cat
- 5 hours ago - theroot.com
GOOD! Mental health issues are real. An emergency room physician has been suspended after a video of her mocking a patient claiming to be suffering from an anxiety attack was posted to Facebook, according to SFGate.
The Real Cause of Emotional Wounds âEUR" and Why We Struggle to Heal Them
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, interesting, humans, family, research, investigation, society, treatment, emotional wounds, healing, struggle, causes )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - wakeup-world.com
Have you ever wondered why emotional trauma is so difficult to heal, or why emotional wounds grow bigger with time? Just like our physical bodies know how to heal, our emotional bodies also know how to heal, and, therefore, emotional healing..
Diabetes Diagnosis May Signal Early Pancreatic Cancer in Older African-Americans, Latinos
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, diabetes, study, disease, illness )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - eurekalert.org
A new study from the Keck School of Medicine of USC shows that African-Americans and Latinos who are diagnosed with diabetes after age 50 have a more than threefold risk of developing pancreatic cancer.
How Often Do You Stare At Your Screens? Do You Really Know?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, news, humans, Shire, screen responsibly, educational initiative, screen use, eye health, eyelove campaign, Dry Eye, technology, screen responsibly survey, Dr. Preeya K. Gupta, Mari Takahashi aka atomic Mari )

Debbie
- 16 hours ago - patch.com
There is no denying that we live in a screen-saturated world However, intense screen use can have an impact on our eye health and may also trigger symptoms of Chronic Dry Eye, commonly referred to as Dry Eye
After Flint Crisis, Michigan Sets a New Standard for Lead in Drinking Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, resources, contaminants, pollution, infrastructure )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - truthout.org
Michigan state officials have unveiled new rules that will require drinking water utilities to eventually replace all lead service lines running to schools, homes and businesses.
Study to Test Cannabis in Head-to-Head Trial With Fentanyl to Find Alternative for Severe Pain
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, drugs, disease, health, illness, medicine, treatment )

Glenn
- 1 hour ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
As a means of addressing the opioid crisis, this clinical trial will be the first to compare cannabinoids to fentanyl for breakthrough pain relief.
   

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