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Senate unanimously passes bill targeting opioid addiction - Winston-Salem Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2017-06-21 22:15

Winston-Salem Journal

Senate unanimously passes bill targeting opioid addiction
Winston-Salem Journal
HB 243 would put new restrictions on medical providers who prescribe and dispense opioid drugs, such as OxyContin and morphine, and require electronic prescription filing. The bill would limit the public supply of opioids, as well as clarify funding ...
Senate unanimously passes bill to crack down on opioid abuseNews & Observer
Senator Ken LaValle: State Senate Approves Package of Bills to Combat Statewide Drug AbuseLongIsland.com

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Water authority hears opposing sides on flouride - Albuquerque Journal

Fluoridation - Wed, 2017-06-21 22:02

Albuquerque Journal

Water authority hears opposing sides on flouride
Albuquerque Journal
Resident Mark Jurich shows a chart with statistics from the World Health Organization that shows there is no difference in the rate of tooth decay among countries that fluoridate their water and those that do not. (Jim Thompson/Albuquerque Journal).

Hong Kong and Australia's favorite real good soy milk is now in Manila - Inquirer.net

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-06-21 21:47

Inquirer.net

Hong Kong and Australia's favorite real good soy milk is now in Manila
Inquirer.net
The nutritional benefits that one can obtain from Vitasoy products come from painstaking foresight. Every component of production, from selecting the right water source and soil for growing the soybeans, sourcing ingredients, and processing of the soy ...

Fluoride to be removed from water in Battlefield - KY3

Fluoridation - Wed, 2017-06-21 21:28

KY3

Fluoride to be removed from water in Battlefield
KY3
Battlefield's water district made a final decision on it last night, deciding to get rid of it once and for all, but the debate is far from over. Signs all across the city of Battlefield are vivid reminders of how divided the community is over whether ...

Buss: Legalize pot, curb opioid use - The Detroit News

Marijuana Addiction - Wed, 2017-06-21 21:20

The Detroit News

Buss: Legalize pot, curb opioid use
The Detroit News
Yes, medical marijuana has been legal here for almost a decade. But the law is wrought with problems, and state lawmakers show little interest in cleaning it up, much less in broadening legal access. For those who suffer from a life-threatening ...

Immune system response points way to beating cancer - Cosmos

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Wed, 2017-06-21 21:04

Cosmos

Immune system response points way to beating cancer
Cosmos
An innate response that results in cells destroying themselves could provide a less toxic alternative to chemotherapy. Ariella Heffernan-Marks reports. ... If researchers can find a way to re-activate this mechanism in aneuploid cancer cells, cancer ...

Categories: Cancer News

Debt, GMO, Demonetization: The Corporate Hijack of Indian Agriculture - Center for Research on Globalization


Center for Research on Globalization

Debt, GMO, Demonetization: The Corporate Hijack of Indian Agriculture
Center for Research on Globalization
GRAIN is an international non-profit organisation and has just released a short report that outlines how RCEP is expected to create powerful new rights and lucrative business opportunities for food and agriculture corporations under the guise of ...

The Secret To Farah Khan Ali's Fab Abs - VERVE

Osteoporosis - Wed, 2017-06-21 20:13

VERVE

The Secret To Farah Khan Ali's Fab Abs
VERVE
My parents loved the outdoors and took us on holidays to places known for their natural beauty. From the mountains and valleys of Kashmir to the dunes of Rajasthan and the beaches of Mauritius, our lives were filled with adventure. Genetically, I was ...

From injury to addiction: Ant McParlin and Tiger Woods aren't the only ones struggling - Independent.ie

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2017-06-21 19:31

Independent.ie

From injury to addiction: Ant McParlin and Tiger Woods aren't the only ones struggling
Independent.ie
McPartlin has checked into rehab for addiction to the opioid prescription painkiller Tramadol, as well as alcohol abuse issues. Depression, along with chronic pain following a knee operation, left him hooked on the medication which was prescribed to ...

Cedar Park police lieutenant, cardiologist works to improve officers' heart health - Community Impact Newspaper

Nutritional Medicine - Wed, 2017-06-21 19:06

Community Impact Newspaper

Cedar Park police lieutenant, cardiologist works to improve officers' heart health
Community Impact Newspaper
To help combat that number, a local cardiologist has found a way to combine two of his passions—medicine and law enforcement—into a program to help police officers stay healthy for longer. “We're finding very high rates of heart disease in this very ...

Brazil and Russia Are Teaming Up to Work on Nuclear Plants and Nuclear Medicine - Brazzil.com

Energy Medicine - Wed, 2017-06-21 19:00

Brazzil.com

Brazil and Russia Are Teaming Up to Work on Nuclear Plants and Nuclear Medicine
Brazzil.com
“Russia and Brazil will consider ways to expand cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy in the following areas: radiation technologies and nuclear medicine, nuclear fuel cycle, training and upgrading of skills of specialists in the use of ...

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Take Feta. Add Frites. Stir in European Food Rules. Fight. - New York Times

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-06-21 18:17

New York Times

Take Feta. Add Frites. Stir in European Food Rules. Fight.
New York Times
But officials in the European Union this month proposed changes to the frites cooking process, including a suggestion that the potatoes first be blanched in hot water to avoid the formation of a chemical compound that has been linked to cancer. (The ...

Categories: Cancer News

Heroin, cocaine found in Carrie Fisher's system; Billie Lourd reacts - WCNC

Cocaine Addiction - Wed, 2017-06-21 18:07

WCNC

Heroin, cocaine found in Carrie Fisher's system; Billie Lourd reacts
WCNC
Carrie Fisher had a combination of drugs, including cocaine, heroin and ecstasy, in her system at the time of her death, according to the final autopsy report released Monday by the Los Angeles County Coroner's office. The toxicology report states that ...
If Carrie Fisher Couldn't Beat Bipolar and Addiction, How Can I?HuffPost
Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin in her system, autopsy showsRedlands Daily Facts
Carrie Fisher Autopsy: Star Wars Actress Had Lots of Cocaine, Heroin, and Ecstasy in Her SystemGospel Herald
moviepilot.com
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McGraw had bipolar disorder, but police 'may never know' motive in killing - Denton Record Chronicle

Bipolar - Wed, 2017-06-21 17:25

Denton Record Chronicle

McGraw had bipolar disorder, but police 'may never know' motive in killing
Denton Record Chronicle
Ryan McGraw's mother and aunt said he was diagnosed with a severe form of bipolar disorder when he was 19, leading to occasional short-lived bouts of frustration over trivial things. Days after McGraw allegedly stabbed his grandparents and himself to ...

Categories: Bipolar News

Almost Half Of New Mothers With Postnatal Depression Aren't Getting Help, Research Shows - BuzzFeed News

Postpartum Depression - Wed, 2017-06-21 17:17

BuzzFeed News

Almost Half Of New Mothers With Postnatal Depression Aren't Getting Help, Research Shows
BuzzFeed News
Croggon managed to seek out help herself via Pandas, a charity that supports those experiencing postnatal depression in a number of ways, including through WhatsApp groups and email hookups with other women who've experienced postpartum mental ...

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Bob Orleck: An open letter to legislators considering marijuana legalization - vtdigger.org

Marijuana Addiction - Wed, 2017-06-21 17:08

Bob Orleck: An open letter to legislators considering marijuana legalization
vtdigger.org
Replace the glass of water with some highly addictive form of cannabis like “crack weed” that has become so prevalent now in Colorado where some of the highest concentrations of marijuana are readily available. Not that the legislator would be forced ...

Arlington Police Seize 1000 Ecstasy Tabs Shaped Like Flintstones Vitamins - CBS DFW

Vitamins - Wed, 2017-06-21 17:08

CBS DFW

Arlington Police Seize 1000 Ecstasy Tabs Shaped Like Flintstones Vitamins
CBS DFW
New Homeowners Feel Duped By Offline DevelopmentIt's one of the fastest growing areas in North Texas, but homeowners say their development of the future is missing one thing--high-speed Internet! Mom Arrested For Messaging On Facebook While Baby ...

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Tooth Filling Materials Market: Industry Survey and Outlook 2025 - Digital Journal

Dental Amalgams - Wed, 2017-06-21 16:40

Tooth Filling Materials Market: Industry Survey and Outlook 2025
Digital Journal
The global market for tooth filling materials is expected to be driven by the advancements in the technology in cosmetic dentistry and the rising demand for it. The market is expected to further supplement by favorable policies regarding reimbursements ...

Sarnia City Council notebook - Sarnia Observer

Fluoridation - Wed, 2017-06-21 16:01

Sarnia Observer

Sarnia City Council notebook
Sarnia Observer
Sarnia Mayor Mike Bradley wants the province to take a hard stance on fluoride in water. “It would be much better if they decided across the province,” he said Monday, as council weighed and voted down a motion to craft a bylaw calling for removal of ...

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