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'Hey Doc, I Have Poop Disorder': 6 'Diseases' Big Pharma Is Trying to Make You Believe You Suffer From
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, Big Pharma, hypochondria, pills, diseases, disorders )

- 1679 days ago -
Have you ever noticed how Big Pharma in the United States has things exactly backward? Instead of developing new pills that people need like non-addictive painkillers and antibiotics for resistant infections, it develops new diseases.
Hayley Okines Defies Odds By Celebrating 14th Birthday | Daily Mail Online
Health & Wellness  (tags: progeria, genetic disorder, disorders )

- 1766 days ago -
The story of a beautiful soul and her life living with the genetic disorder Progeria that takes its name from the Greek word 'proeros' meaning prematurely old and involves a mutant protein called progerin that accelerates physical ageing.
Genetic Component of Autism Spectrum Disorders May Be Moderate Compared to Environment, Twin Study Suggests
Health & Wellness  (tags: Genetic Component, Environment, Autism, Disorders )

- 2940 days ago -
After evaluating twin pairs in which at least one child has autism or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), researchers suggest that the shared environment may play a more substantial role in development of the condition than shared genes do,
10 Most Misunderstood Mental Health Disorders
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental health, disorders, health, treatment )

- 3084 days ago -
Mental health disorders are a serious public health concern and are widely misunderstood by society. Even though doctors and researchers have made huge strides in their understanding and treatment of mental health disorders, there is still much more to be
Out of Mind, Out of Sight: Blinking Eyes Indicate Mind Wandering
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Neuroscience, Diseases, Disorders )

- 3366 days ago -
When your mind wanders, you're not paying attention to what's going in front of you. A new study suggests that it's not just the mind, it's the body, too; when subjects' minds wandered, they blinked more, setting up a tiny physical barrier between themsel
New Insights Into Allergy-Related Disorders in Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: Allergies, asthma, Disorders, Researches, Health, Children )

- 3459 days ago -
Allergies and asthma are a continuing health problem in most developed countries, but just how do these ailments develop over the course of a childhood?
New Brain Scan Could Help Aid Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: brain, scan, depression, disorders, MRS, humans, healthcare )

- 4274 days ago -
A technique to watch cells sprout within a living brain is unveiled today that could aid the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of depression, Parkinson disease, tumors, dementia and a host of other disorders.
Starving Is Like Ecstasy Use for Anorexia Sufferers
Health & Wellness  (tags: starving, anorexia, ecstasy, brain, disorders, drug addiction, humans, mice, drug target )

- 4311 days ago -
Anorexia and ecstasy use activate some of the same brain pathways. The findings hint that the condition works in a similar way to drug addiction, and may also point the way towards new drug treatments for the eating disorder.
Five Disorders That Make Sleep Scary
Health & Wellness  (tags: disorders, sleep, health, research, risks )

- 4326 days ago -
We spend a third of our lives asleep. And if the number of times you slap the snooze button every morning is any measure, those are some darn good times.
Chemical in Plastic Prompts Scientists' Warning
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, toxin, health, reproduction, disorders, risk, plastic, chemical, cancer )

- 4369 days ago -
An estrogen-like compound in plastic is likely to be causing an array of serious reproductive disorders in women, including fibroids, endometriosis, cystic ovaries and cancers.
Study Links Autism to Mothers, Cites Age as Factor
Health & Wellness  (tags: Autism, autistic, children, research, mothers, parents, disorders, disabilities )

- 4381 days ago -
Men and women are equally likely to acquire the mutation that causes autism, but symptomatic autism is three times more likely to occur in men, making women the more likely carriers of the mutations, a new study says. Researchers at Cold Spring Harbor

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