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Aetiology and alternative treatment of hypertension – Part 2 - Guardian (blog)

Heart Disease - Wed, 2017-09-20 20:33

Guardian (blog)

Aetiology and alternative treatment of hypertension – Part 2
Guardian (blog)
Aetiology and alternative treatment of hypertension – Part 2. By Paul Joseph Nanna ... The heart interprets this to be a blockage, hindering the flow of blood. In an attempt to overcome the resistance, the heart begins to pump with a greater force ...

Fluoride OK'd for Albuquerque water supply - Albuquerque Journal

Fluoridation - Wed, 2017-09-20 20:05

KOB 4

Fluoride OK'd for Albuquerque water supply
Albuquerque Journal
Water utility board members voted 5-2 on Wednesday to approve a $250,000 appropriation that will allow the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility to buy the equipment needed to resume supplemental drinking-water fluoridation, which the utility ...
Board approves adding fluoride to Bernalillo County water supply ...KOB 4

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Local brewery brings German culture to Athens with a charitable twist for Oktoberfest - The Post

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2017-09-20 19:52

The Post

Local brewery brings German culture to Athens with a charitable twist for Oktoberfest
The Post
Devil's Kettle Brewing customers will celebrate German heritage by drinking beer, eating pretzels and supporting the fight against breast cancer at its annual Oktoberfest on Saturday. The brewery will host its celebration for the third consecutive year ...

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The only countries not in the Paris agreement any more are those led by Trump and Assad - Quartz

Ritalin - Wed, 2017-09-20 19:51

Quartz

The only countries not in the Paris agreement any more are those led by Trump and Assad
Quartz
Ritalin is FDA-approved to treat ADHD. It has also been shown to help patients with traumatic brain injury concentrate for longer periods, but does not improve memory in those patients, according to a 2016 meta-analysis of several trials. A study ...
Trump Administration Seeks to Avoid Withdrawal From Paris Climate AccordWall Street Journal
The Paris Agreement - main page - UNFCCC NewsroomUNFCCC Newsroom
New Zealand ratifies Paris Agreement to combat climate changeStuff.co.nz

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BU research shows LEDs can produce more vitamin D than sunlight - Daily Free Press (subscription)

Vitamin Deficiency - Wed, 2017-09-20 19:24

Daily Free Press (subscription)

BU research shows LEDs can produce more vitamin D than sunlight
Daily Free Press (subscription)
Vitamin D deficiency is one of the greatest health problems in the world and not many people know that vitamin D deficiency is very dangerous,” Veronikis said. “This could be a big step for BU in the medical field to bring attention to vitamin D ...

Inside the Coast Guard's record $6-billion year in cocaine seizures - ABC News

Cocaine Addiction - Wed, 2017-09-20 19:10

KABC-TV

Inside the Coast Guard's record $6-billion year in cocaine seizures
ABC News
"We are facing a challenge in this country with drug abuse, addiction like we've never seen before," said Sessions. Sessions credited this rise to the availability, purity and low price of illicit drugs. Including today's offload, more than 455,034 ...
Video shows narcotics submarine detection, suspect arrest off California coastKABC-TV

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Montel Williams sharing his story, advocating for medical marijuana - THV 11

Marijuana Addiction - Wed, 2017-09-20 18:46

THV 11

Montel Williams sharing his story, advocating for medical marijuana
THV 11
"Marijuana isn't a gateway drug, it is probably going to be the first line of defense exit drug for opioid addiction," said Williams. While slightly more than half of Arkansas voters voted to implement medical marijuana, many still have a negative view ...
Washington, DC Lawmaker Wants to Remove All Barriers to Medical Marijuana AccessMERRY JANE

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Harry's cannabis smoking, Charles' godson's crack addiction and the tragedy of Tara Palmer-Tomkinson: As William ... - Daily Mail

Cocaine Addiction - Wed, 2017-09-20 18:44

Daily Mail

Harry's cannabis smoking, Charles' godson's crack addiction and the tragedy of Tara Palmer-Tomkinson: As William ...
Daily Mail
A protracted battle against addiction — at the height of her fame in the Nineties she boasted of a £400-a-day cocaine habit — was certainly no secret. During her 20s, her struggles with drugs, which culminated in the septum in her nose collapsing ...
Prince William Discusses Drug Legalisation With Former AddictsHuffPost UK

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Americans Don't Get Enough Nutrients. Here's a Solution. - Gilmer Mirror

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-09-20 18:18

Americans Don't Get Enough Nutrients. Here's a Solution.
Gilmer Mirror
Even Americans with access to healthy foods fail to get enough of the nearly three dozen nutrients for which the federal government has established recommended daily intakes. Vitamins A and D, magnesium, fiber and choline are among the shortfall ...

Opioid ODs Have Cut Into US Life Expectancy: CDC - U.S. News & World Report

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2017-09-20 18:14

CNN

Opioid ODs Have Cut Into US Life Expectancy: CDC
U.S. News & World Report
By 2015, opioids -- including heroin and prescription painkillers like OxyContin (oxycodone), Vicodin (hydrocodone) and codeine -- had shaved 2.5 months off Americans' life expectancy, Dowell's team found. And whites were the hardest hit. Earlier this ...
Opioid Addiction Is Reducing US Life ExpectancyCourthouse News Service
America's opioid epidemic is so bad it's causing average life expectancy to dropVox
Opioid Crisis Has Lowered US Life Expectancy, Study FindsCBS Miami
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Caring at home for a child with cancer can leave family members with risky tasks - SFGate

Nutrition and Cancer - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:46

SFGate

Caring at home for a child with cancer can leave family members with risky tasks
SFGate
Central lines, standard for children with cancer, lead directly to a large vein near the heart. They allow patients with cancer and other conditions to leave the hospital and receive antibiotics, liquid nutrition and even chemotherapy at home. But ...

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This is what a psychotic breakdown actually feels like - New York Post

Bipolar - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:41

New York Post

This is what a psychotic breakdown actually feels like
New York Post
The psychotic break was one of three I would suffer as a result of bipolar disorder over 2 ¹/? years. I'd say my problems started during the summer of 2009, when I was juggling my demanding legal job with ambitions to become a stand-up comedian. I'd ...

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Study: Intake of Vitamin C improved brain cognitive function - MINA

Nutrient Deficiency - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:25

Study: Intake of Vitamin C improved brain cognitive function
MINA
Some experts have posited that those with dementia are elderly and often unable to make smart dietary choices or chew their food well, so nutrient deficiencies are to be expected. Another explanation for the deficiency in those with cognitive ...

Real Men Wear Gowns: Living with alcoholism | kens5.com - KENS 5 TV

Alcoholism - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:17

KENS 5 TV

Real Men Wear Gowns: Living with alcoholism | kens5.com
KENS 5 TV
Issues like anxiety and depression can drive people to turn to alcohol.

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Aspen Untucked: Millennials (aka natural born killers) care to do things differently - Aspen Times


Aspen Times

Aspen Untucked: Millennials (aka natural born killers) care to do things differently
Aspen Times
The Nielsen's Global Health and Wellness Survey showed evidence in 2015 that young consumers across the globe are more concerned about food ingredients and consuming genetically modified food than previous generations. I don't know this to be fact, but ...

Organic food fight after brothers take opposite sides on badger cull - The Times

Organic Food - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:03

The Times

Organic food fight after brothers take opposite sides on badger cull
The Times
It has turned farmer against farmer, scientist against scientist and animal lover against animal lover. Perhaps it was inevitable that culling badgers to save cows would pit brother against brother too. The siblings at the centre of the Riverford ...

Cody Rhodes and Goldust have hilarious Twitter exchange, Carmella takes a shot at Natalya - Wrestling News

Aspartame - Wed, 2017-09-20 16:54

Wrestling News

Cody Rhodes and Goldust have hilarious Twitter exchange, Carmella takes a shot at Natalya
Wrestling News
He needed one that tasted good and had no aspartame or sugar. That's a pretty hard combination to deliver. Luckily, his brother Cody (last name withheld) saw Goldust's tweet and had a clever response. He remarked how his body is mostly aspartame at ...

Trying to get pregnant? 6 things you should (or shouldn't) be eating - Body and Soul

Nutrient Deficiency - Wed, 2017-09-20 16:12

Body and Soul

Trying to get pregnant? 6 things you should (or shouldn't) be eating
Body and Soul
Long-term inflammation is associated with reduced fertility, as are nutrient deficiencies. Prebiotic-rich foods (e.g. many high-fibre foods such as lentils, cruciferous vegetables, certain fruits (e.g. apples and bananas)) promote the growth of health ...

Abby: Trick to setting A1C goal for diabetes treatment - The Detroit News

Vitamins - Wed, 2017-09-20 16:10

Abby: Trick to setting A1C goal for diabetes treatment
The Detroit News
Other vitamins are not so stable. Vitamin C in particular is very sensitive: Brief cooking or even sitting around on a shelf (such as canned vitamin C-enriched drinks) can degrade most or all the vitamin C. That's one of the reasons to eat fresh, raw ...

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