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Students think it's 'normal' to use performance enhancing drugs: study - Deccan Chronicle

Ritalin - 8 hours 18 min ago

Deccan Chronicle

Students think it's 'normal' to use performance enhancing drugs: study
Deccan Chronicle
Adding, "We found that use of Ritalin by students to enhance their academic performance was perceived to be majority behaviour by most students, and that use of Ritalin to improve performance was perceived to be equally or more acceptable amongst peers ...

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Looking ahead to green energy targets and business awards - Medicine Hat News

Energy Medicine - 8 hours 49 min ago

Looking ahead to green energy targets and business awards
Medicine Hat News
The Alberta Chamber of Commerce Awards were held Friday night in Edmonton with eight Medicine Hat businesses nominated in a variety of categories. This week's Medicine Hat New Real Estate guide notes that local realtor Colleen Kelly was the ...

Did we jump the gun? - Medicine Hat News

Energy Medicine - 8 hours 49 min ago

Did we jump the gun?
Medicine Hat News
If the Sun Cycle Theory is accurate, the world is presently entering a 30-year cooling phase which will bring: Some very severe cold temperatures at its peak years; increased strong volcanic and earthquake activity; energy shortages; high fuel and ...

GUEST VIEW: Nutrition key to healthy body, mind - Utica Observer Dispatch

Nutrition - 9 hours ago

GUEST VIEW: Nutrition key to healthy body, mind
Utica Observer Dispatch
With poor nutrition, we become deficient in any number of essential nutrients, but even if we are eating properly, if we cannot digest those foods we will also become deficient. What does deficiency look like? An easy example: If a teenager is drinking ...

Soya Bean Meal – the go to protein for ewes in late pregnancy - Agriland

Mineral Deficiency - Sat, 2017-02-25 00:31

Agriland

Soya Bean Meal – the go to protein for ewes in late pregnancy
Agriland
Ryan also touched on the issue of trace element deficiency and cited work from Teagasc which shows that Irish soils are low in Zinc, Copper, Iodine and Cobalt – four elements that effect immunity in the animal. “Minerals would always be an issue and ...

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Moms With 'Baby Blues' Find Comfort In CT Support Groups - Hartford Courant

Postpartum Depression - Sat, 2017-02-25 00:02

Hartford Courant

Moms With 'Baby Blues' Find Comfort In CT Support Groups
Hartford Courant
Such therapy is part of a movement to normalize the "baby blues" or postpartum depression — a mood disorder that affects 1 in 7 mothers, according to the American Psychological Association. The effort to provide support to local mothers is growing ...

Mohsin Hamid on the dangers of nostalgia: we need to imagine a brighter future - The Guardian


Mohsin Hamid on the dangers of nostalgia: we need to imagine a brighter future
The Guardian
But the world my children are growing up in is far more disconcerting to my parents: a world of wirelessly connected digital devices, roboticised factories, genetically modified crops and daily flights from Lahore to Rio de Janeiro, to Sydney. ... Food ...

Meth abuse surging - Marietta Times

Meth Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-24 23:37

Marietta Times

Meth abuse surging
Marietta Times
“Respondents noted that many meth users are heroin addicts and explained that the drug is often used to avoid opiate withdrawal symptoms,” said the study. “Meth is also used in combination with heroin for the 'speed ball' effect (concurrent or ...

Healthy diet lowers risk of cancer - Bosveld Review

Trans Fatty Acids - Fri, 2017-02-24 23:31

Bosveld Review

Healthy diet lowers risk of cancer
Bosveld Review
... choose canola oil with a high smoke point, it is very high in omega-3 fatty acids and has got the best ratio of omega 6 to omega 3 (2:1). Be Well and Continental Canola Oil as well as Canola Margarine products (these are also trans-fat free) are ...

5 Mind-Body Exercises for a Healthier Heart - WHIO

Heart Disease - Fri, 2017-02-24 23:27

5 Mind-Body Exercises for a Healthier Heart
WHIO
This means that heart disease prevention isn't just a matter of eating better or exercising; engaging in stress-reducing exercises and mind-body practices can significantly improve the health of your heart, too. As a bonus, these activities have other ...

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Superfoods for your skin - Mumbai Mirror

Nutrient Deficiency - Fri, 2017-02-24 23:20

Mumbai Mirror

Superfoods for your skin
Mumbai Mirror
Loads of nutrients, that's all. And, where can you find these? It's no secret that tomatoes, yogurt, spinach, berries, nuts, eggs, soya, bananas, grapes and sprouts are all packed with vitamins and minerals that will work wonders for your system. Some ...

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News Focus: Opioid addiction reaches families of users - Sturgis Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-24 22:17

Sturgis Journal

News Focus: Opioid addiction reaches families of users
Sturgis Journal
It might sound even more convincing when the addiction is something a doctor ordered, such as prescription opioids. But an alarm has been sounded; The prescription of opioids has quadrupled since 1999, according to Centers for Disease Control and ...
America's addiction epidemicWorld Socialist Web Site
Epidemic: US heroin deaths quadruple in five yearseuronews
Strict limits on opioid prescribing risk the 'inhumane treatment' of pain patientsSTAT
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Ear acupuncture: Alternative treatment for drug addicts - Rappler

Athritis - Fri, 2017-02-24 21:41

Rappler

Ear acupuncture: Alternative treatment for drug addicts
Rappler
Drug addicts who underwent this alternative method reportedly experienced fewer relapses since it has no known negative side effect. The experience of drug users who had ear acupuncture was so encourating that the treatment became part of the city's ...

Heroin addict shares her recovery | SaukValley.com - SaukValley.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-24 21:28

SaukValley.com

Heroin addict shares her recovery | SaukValley.com
SaukValley.com
MORRISON – A prescription led Angie Tarbill down a rabbit hole leading to opioid addiction. A Whiteside County program pulled her out. In 2009, the ...

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Peel health officials recommend continuing water fluoridation - Brampton Guardian

Fluoridation - Fri, 2017-02-24 19:58

Brampton Guardian

Peel health officials recommend continuing water fluoridation
Brampton Guardian
“Peel Public Health supports the continued practice of community water fluoridation as a safe, effective, equitable, and cost-effective measure to provide Peel residents with protective benefits against tooth decay,” stated the final report signed by ...

The Dirty Dozen Food Additives to Avoid at All Costs - Care2.com

Aspartame - Fri, 2017-02-24 19:34

Care2.com

The Dirty Dozen Food Additives to Avoid at All Costs
Care2.com
Not only has aspartame been linked to headaches, according to Lynne Melcome, author of Health Hazards of White Sugar, aspartame's effects can be mistaken for Alzheimer's disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, epilepsy, Epstein-Barr virus, Huntington's ...

The Dirty Dozen Food Additives to Avoid at All Costs - Care2.com

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Fri, 2017-02-24 19:34

Care2.com

The Dirty Dozen Food Additives to Avoid at All Costs
Care2.com
As a result, there is no way of knowing which companies use MSG or not based on their ingredient lists. Because the ingredient is so ubiquitous it is highly likely that most fast food burgers contain MSG. Monosodium glutamate is frequently used in ...

Former addict testifies in 93-year-old doctor's drug case in Las Vegas - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-02-24 19:10

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Former addict testifies in 93-year-old doctor's drug case in Las Vegas
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Tales of guns and drugs spilled like pills out of a toppled prescription bottle Friday when a former opioid addict testified in the federal trial of a 93-year-old doctor, his medical assistant and a local pharmacist. A Jack in the Box parking lot ...

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New movement emphasizes healthy beauty products - KTRK-TV

Carcinogens - Fri, 2017-02-24 19:01

KTRK-TV

New movement emphasizes healthy beauty products
KTRK-TV
There's been a lot of talk over the past few years about clean eating. These healthier foods are usually pesticide and hormone free. Well, if it's important to pay attention to what we put on the inside of our bodies, what about what we apply to the ...

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