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Health & Wellness

CDC Admits Flu Shots Fail Half the Time
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

Stephen
- 2 hours ago - nvic.org
Show us the science and give us a choice.
Flooding Flushes Oil, Fracking Chemicals Into Texas Rivers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, floods, fracking chemicals and oil, rivers, health threats, carcinogens, leukemia, brain cancer, endocrine disruptors, premature births, cattle deaths )

Judy
- 3 hours ago - statesman.com
Recent Texas floods have inundated oil wells and fracking sites, flushing oil and fracking chemicals into rivers.
Clean Water Crisis Threatens US
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, humans, prevention, safety, water )

Kathy
- 8 hours ago - thehill.com
The United States is on the verge of a national crisis that could mean the end of clean, cheap water. Hundreds of cities and towns are at risk of sudden and severe shortages, either because available water is not safe to drink or because there simply...
PETITION - Don't Allow Therapists to Refuse Patients Based on Personal Beliefs
Health & Wellness  (tags: therapist, proper health treatment, refused treatment, personal beliefs, prevention, protection and safety, proper health care, discrimination )

Sabine
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
Do everything possible to overturn a bill that allows counselors to refuse treatment to those who need it based on their personal beliefs. Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has signed into law a controversial bill that will allow counselors to refuse...
Chemical Vapors Sicken 20 Nuclear Facility Workers, Cause Evacuation, Work Stoppage
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hanford Nuclear Site, Washington State, leaking nuclear waste, workers sickened, chemical vapors, plutonium, cleanup )

Judy
- 22 hours ago - rt.com
The exposure comes just a week after it was reported that thousands of gallons of radioactive waste were leaking from the AY-102 double-shell tank.
Why You Shouldn't Exercise to Lose Weight, Explained With 60+ Studies - Vox
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, prevention, Exercise, Obesity, Food, diet, nutrition, study, research, science, society, environment, investigation )

Cat
- 1 day ago - vox.com
Not that you should stop. "I'm going to make you work hard," a blonde and perfectly muscled fitness instructor screamed at me in a recent spinning class, "so you can have that second drink at happy hour!"
Vitamin Slows the Aging Process of Organs: Study - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, nutrition, vitamins )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Another reminder to take your vitamins.
Fast Food Identified as a Significant Source of Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, children, diet, disease, family, food, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, risks, warning, fast food )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - theeventchronicle.com
Fast food contains many ingredients that compromise health, but did you know these convenience meals also come with an extra serving of endocrine-disrupting chemicals? According to recent research, people who eat drive-through hamburgers and take...
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Linked to Reduced Depressive Relapse Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans )

Rob
- 1 day ago - sciencedaily.com
Those who received MBCT, and in many cases tapered or discontinued antidepressant medication, were 23% less likely to relapse to major depression.
Geeks On Food: How to Test Bread for Mold
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Safety )

Bijou
- 1 day ago - geeksonfood.com
Mold, which is a living fungus similar to mushrooms, grows on foods that are past their prime, including bread.
Leak of Cancer-Causing Chemical Forces Residents of Canada's 'Chemical Valley' Indoors
Health & Wellness  (tags: americas, canada, chemical valley, benzene, shell, aamjiwnaang first nation, sarnia, cancer, health )

Judy
- 1 day ago - news.vice.com
The 'Chemical Valley' around Sarnia, Ontario is home to about 40 percent of Canada's petrochemical industry and in 2011 the World Health Organization crowned Sarnia's air as the worst in Canada.
Oxford Scientist Confirms Starting Work, School Before 10 AM Is Torture (See Video)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dr Paul Kelley, Oxford University‚Äôs Sleep and Circadia, sleep, sleep disruption, mental health )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - anonhq.com
Dr Kelley believes that work and school days begin too early (at 9 am), and emphasizes on the need to change work and school starting times as per the natural circadian rhythms of adults and adolescents,
Winston the Mechanical Horse Provides Physical Therapy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Horse Simulators, Disabled, Jockey, Mechanical )

Derek
- 1 day ago - itv.com
Some are able to use nearby riding stables,but others,for whom that isn't suitable,can now use Winston,the horse simulator.Horse simulators are normally used by jockeys recuperating from injuries,Winston's adapted for people with disabilities & cost £25k
   

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