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Veteran left in near vegetative state after computer at Bay Pines stops prescription, daughter says - WFLA

Ritalin - Thu, 2018-02-22 17:32

WFLA

Veteran left in near vegetative state after computer at Bay Pines stops prescription, daughter says
WFLA
Records show Barr's medication was stopped by a computer at the facility. The doctor who was supposed to catch the error did not. Jackson says her father suffered a traumatic injury four years ago, and the drugs Methylphenidate or Ritalin help him ...

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Carcinogen levels in school, public milk supplies 'safe' - Bangkok Post

Carcinogens - Thu, 2018-02-22 17:14

Carcinogen levels in school, public milk supplies 'safe'
Bangkok Post
The levels of aflatoxin M1 (AFM1) carcinogens in school and public milk samples have met international food standards which means they are safe for students, the Foundation for Consumers says. Foundation secretary-general Saree Ongsomwang Thursday said ...

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Is energy-healing selenite about to become the It–salt lamp for healthy homes? - Well+Good

Energy Medicine - Thu, 2018-02-22 17:11

Well+Good

Is energy-healing selenite about to become the It–salt lamp for healthy homes?
Well+Good
But there's a different crystal lamp that's about to take over your home and Instagram feed, according to energy healer Mama Medicine: the selenite lamp. At last night's edition of Well+Good Talks, the shaman shared that selenite is also a form of salt ...

Chile nutrition law helps 68 pct people improve diet: study - Xinhua

Nutrition - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:49

Chile nutrition law helps 68 pct people improve diet: study
Xinhua
"We have seen that, in the last five years, nutrition became a very relevant topic for society, and the concept of feeding yourself with nutrients that are good for the body, instead of only eating to satiate hunger, has gained a lot of strength," said ...

Do a soil test before turning to high-phosphate fertilizers - Kitsap Sun

Nutrient Deficiency - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:34

Kitsap Sun

Do a soil test before turning to high-phosphate fertilizers
Kitsap Sun
For all trees and shrubs that are not showing definite signs of a nutrient deficiency, it is best to do a soil nutrient test to determine if there is a deficiency and how much fertilizer to apply for correction. Phosphate deficiency is difficult to ...

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Nan Goldin: I've Turned My Opioid Addiction Into Activism - TIME

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:31

TIME

Nan Goldin: I've Turned My Opioid Addiction Into Activism
TIME
The world has gone cold. We all need to step up. There are people making billions off the emotional and physical suffering of others. It's time for payback. I survived the opioid crisis. I narrowly escaped. I was isolated but I wasn't alone. When I got ...

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Taunton boxer opens gym, focusing on helping children with ADHD - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

ADHD - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:14

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Taunton boxer opens gym, focusing on helping children with ADHD
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) — A brand new boxing gym is giving people the chance to learn to fight from a certified professional, but the gym also has another focus: helping children who suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Ray ...

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Gambler: 'You've got to have discipline' | Local News | qctimes.com - Quad City Times

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:09

Quad City Times

Gambler: 'You've got to have discipline' | Local News | qctimes.com
Quad City Times
Not long after winning more than $6000 at a slot machine at Jumer's Casino & Hotel in Rock Island, one gambler tried a video gaming parlor closer to home.

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How to store vegetables without refrigeration - Fiji Times

Fruits and Vegetables - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:01

How to store vegetables without refrigeration
Fiji Times
IF you want to avoid your fruits and vegetables from withering, it's important to find the right and proper storage for them. Each fruit or vegetable has its own set of conditions at which it would be stored most successfully for the maximum length of ...

Son's OD leads Tim Ryan to clean up, advocate for drug awareness - The Trinitonian

Cocaine Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:59

The Trinitonian

Son's OD leads Tim Ryan to clean up, advocate for drug awareness
The Trinitonian
At a lecture organized by Tigers for Liberty (TFL) and the Kappa Kappa Delta fraternity, anti-heroin advocate and speaker Tim Ryan discussed his life as a former drug addict. Ryan explained how the approach to the national opioid crisis is wrong and ...

Study Explains “Fountain of Youth” Effect of Young Blood on Old Mice - Futurism

Anti-Aging - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:51

Study Explains “Fountain of Youth” Effect of Young Blood on Old Mice
Futurism
A new study, published in the journal Cell Reports, has identified the enzyme responsible for the surprising anti-aging results. While it has yet to be identified in humans, if and when it is, the enzyme could open up the potential for anti-aging ...

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Ankylosing spondylitis, non radiographic axial spondyloarthritis carry similar disease burden - Healio

Athritis - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:46

Healio

Ankylosing spondylitis, non radiographic axial spondyloarthritis carry similar disease burden
Healio
Patients with ankylosing spondylitis and nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis share comparable disease burden and treatment patterns in clinical practice, according findings published in Arthritis Care and Research. The study was the first ...

Grewal Announces Creation of Opioid 'Addiction Response' Unit - Law.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:43

Law.com

Grewal Announces Creation of Opioid 'Addiction Response' Unit
Law.com
Enhancements to the NJ PMP: A series of upgrades using an electronic database to track information on prescription sales of narcotic painkillers and other addictive drugs. Proposed enhancements include adding the anti-convulsant medication gabapentin ...
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Can't flush 'em or pitch 'em, here's how Skagit County plans to dispose of unused medications - The Bellingham Herald

Ritalin - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:36

The Bellingham Herald

Can't flush 'em or pitch 'em, here's how Skagit County plans to dispose of unused medications
The Bellingham Herald
The program, which by court order will be paid for by pharmaceutical companies, is similar to ones used in six other counties in Washington state, according to the Herald. King County is one of the counties using a similar drop-box program. Whatcom ...

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My Voice: Legalizing marijuana: Pharmacology by Consensus - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Marijuana Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:12

Sioux Falls Argus Leader

My Voice: Legalizing marijuana: Pharmacology by Consensus
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Marijuana is addictive. It is mood altering. It is generally recognized as a gateway drug. Billions have been spent on trying to get people to quit smoking. Billions have been appropriated to combat addiction to opioids. Billions have been lost or ...

Postpartum depression more common than thought - Daily Sabah - Daily Sabah

Postpartum Depression - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:11

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Postpartum depression more common than thought - Daily Sabah
Daily Sabah
Postpartum depression can be neglected, being mistaken for maternity blues, but is a psychological disorder that up to 20 percent of women who gave birth suffer. It may become chronic and can have negative effects on the psychological development of ...
Moms Who Get Postnatal Depression Are Less Close to Their Kids ...CafeMom

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US life expectancy just dropped for the second year in a row. Let's stop the trend now - Philly.com

Heart Disease - Thu, 2018-02-22 14:30

Philly.com

US life expectancy just dropped for the second year in a row. Let's stop the trend now
Philly.com
The latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that the death count for Americans under 65 rose by 20,566 between 2015 and 2016. Based on population growth alone, one would have expected only 6,131 additional deaths. The other ...

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ADHD prescriptions among reproductive-aged women more than tripled in 12 years - Healio

ADHD - Thu, 2018-02-22 14:25

ADHD prescriptions among reproductive-aged women more than tripled in 12 years
Healio
The increase was attributed to stimulant ADHD medications. Prescriptions for the nonstimulant medication atomoxetine have remained consistent since 2003. “The substantial increase in the percentage of reproductive-aged women filling ADHD medication ...

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Neuroimaging Reveals Lasting Brain Deficits in Iron-Deficient Piglets - Pork Magazine

Nutrient Deficiency - Thu, 2018-02-22 14:22

Pork Magazine

Neuroimaging Reveals Lasting Brain Deficits in Iron-Deficient Piglets
Pork Magazine
Iron deficiency in the first four weeks of a piglet's life – equivalent to roughly four months in a human infant – impairs the development of key brain structures, scientists report. The abnormalities remain even after weeks of iron supplementation ...

Monthly birthday party and more at Trumbull Senior Center - Trumbull Times

Nutritional Medicine - Thu, 2018-02-22 14:21

Trumbull Times

Monthly birthday party and more at Trumbull Senior Center
Trumbull Times
The Center at 23 Priscilla Place is open Thursday evenings until 7 p.m. For more information and to RSVP, call 203-452-5199, unless otherwise noted. The Center provides transportation for medical, social, and nutritional needs to Trumbull residents who ...

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