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Prescription drug addiction: Nicki Hari has hysterectomy to fuel ... - NEWS.com.au

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 14:20

NEWS.com.au

Prescription drug addiction: Nicki Hari has hysterectomy to fuel ...
NEWS.com.au
A “CRISIS” in the war on drugs is going largely unnoticed, as otherwise law-abiding people quietly use a new tactic to fuel their obsessions. Victoria Craw@Victoria_Craw · news.com.auFebruary 23, 20188:38pm. Video; Image. The everyday medicines that ...
Woman had unnecessary operations to fuel her painkiller addictionNew Zealand Herald

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Russian Organic Food Guy 'Tokenizes' Himself, Issues His Own Cryptocurrency - Forbes

Organic Food - Thu, 2018-02-22 14:14

Forbes

Russian Organic Food Guy 'Tokenizes' Himself, Issues His Own Cryptocurrency
Forbes
Russian entrepreneur in the food retail space, Boris Akimov, has already launched one cryptocurrency. Now he plans to tokenize himself. A Russian organic food guru has taken the cryptocurrency craze to heart and tokenized himself. Boris Akimov, the ...
Russian Foodie Boris Akimov “Tokenizes” Himself: Offers Expertise and AdvicenewsBTC

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Sweet, bitter, fat: Genetics play a role in kids' snacking patterns, study finds - EurekAlert (press release)

Nutrition - Thu, 2018-02-22 13:54

EurekAlert (press release)

Sweet, bitter, fat: Genetics play a role in kids' snacking patterns, study finds
EurekAlert (press release)
"Kids are eating a lot more snacks now than they used to, and we think looking at how genetics can be related to snacking behaviour is important to understanding increased obesity among kids," said Chamoun, a PhD candidate in the Department of Human ...
Sweet tooth? Kids may choose snacks based on genetics behind taste buds: studyYahoo News Canada (blog)

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Approval for Nuseed's omega-3 canola - Farm Weekly

Omega 3 - Thu, 2018-02-22 13:35

Farm Weekly

Approval for Nuseed's omega-3 canola
Farm Weekly
AUSTRALIAN and New Zealand regulators have given the green light to Nuseed's omega-3 canola variety for and use in animal, fish and human foods, signalling a market breakthrough for parent company, Nufarm. One hectare of the new omega-3 canola has the ...

The Alien Richness of Kate Braverman's Short Stories - The New Yorker

Cocaine Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 13:31

The New Yorker

The Alien Richness of Kate Braverman's Short Stories
The New Yorker
She has spoken of wrestling with cocaine addiction before switching to heroin; now sixty-eight, she says she eschews most substances, including alcohol, any more than eight hundred calories of food per day, and medication for her bipolar disorder. She ...

Study seeks to end antidepressant debate: the drugs do work - TRT World

Depression - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:56

TRT World

Study seeks to end antidepressant debate: the drugs do work
TRT World
A vast research study that sought to settle a long-standing debate about whether or not antidepressant drugs really work has found they are indeed effective in relieving acute depression in adults. The international study, a meta-analysis pooling ...

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HEALTH MATTERS: Transition and treatment: managing menopause - centraljersey.com

Osteoporosis - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:50

HEALTH MATTERS: Transition and treatment: managing menopause
centraljersey.com
Treatment for hot flashes may include hormone replacement therapy to replace naturally diminishing estrogen and progesterone. In some cases, hot flashes can also be treated with non-hormonal treatments such as antidepressants or herbal remedies. Women ...

An alternative to 'big soda' - Palo Alto Online

Aspartame - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:25

Palo Alto Online

An alternative to 'big soda'
Palo Alto Online
It "would be nothing," he said, to drink upwards of 12 cans of Diet Coke per day. After some pushing from his wife, who was persistent in her belief that Otteson had to kick the soda habit for his health's sake, Otteson began reading about the problems ...

10 Lancaster County small businesses share $48000 in grants to cut energy costs - LancasterOnline

Energy Medicine - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:13

10 Lancaster County small businesses share $48000 in grants to cut energy costs
LancasterOnline
... Conditioning Products, LED lighting upgrade, $23,203, $7,000; Bird-in-Hand Self-Storage, LED lighting upgrade, $3,187, $1,913; Landisville Animal Hospital, LED lighting upgrade, $3,782, $3,782; McCombs Supply, LED lighting upgrade, $4,339, $3,461 ...

5 warning signs your tongue could be sending about your overall health - INSIDER

Diabetes - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:11

INSIDER

5 warning signs your tongue could be sending about your overall health
INSIDER
This is a little gross, but if your tongue looks like it's covered in cottage cheese, you should probably see your doctor. "This could be a sign of a fungal infection, which is a clue that something else is going on that has upset the natural levels of ...

5 warning signs your tongue could be sending about your overall health - INSIDER

Heart Disease - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:11

INSIDER

5 warning signs your tongue could be sending about your overall health
INSIDER
This is a little gross, but if your tongue looks like it's covered in cottage cheese, you should probably see your doctor. "This could be a sign of a fungal infection, which is a clue that something else is going on that has upset the natural levels of ...

Antidepressants Compared and Ranked for Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder - Monthly Prescribing Reference

Depression - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:07

Antidepressants Compared and Ranked for Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder
Monthly Prescribing Reference
HealthDay News — For adults with major depressive disorder, all antidepressants are more efficacious than placebo, according to research published online February 21 in The Lancet. Andrea Cipriani, MD, from the University of Oxford in the United ...

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FAKE SCIENCE: New JAMA study falsely claims no benefit for heart disease sufferers taking omega 3s – but there are ... - Anti Aging News

Heart Disease - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:07

Anti Aging News

FAKE SCIENCE: New JAMA study falsely claims no benefit for heart disease sufferers taking omega 3s – but there are ...
Anti Aging News
(Natural News) When a natural cure starts to gain a lot of attention for its efficacy in treating a particular ailment, those who profit from the conventional medical treatments do their best to downplay its abilities and protect their income stream. A ...

China Leading Research in Immune Cell Therapy Against Cancer - teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Thu, 2018-02-22 12:02

teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)

China Leading Research in Immune Cell Therapy Against Cancer
teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)
CRISPR is used to remove a gene in T cells known as PD-1, a surface receptor that regulates the immune system, preventing autoimmunity by suppressing T cell inflammatory activity. NPR News interviewed a Chinese cancer patient and his doctor who is ...

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Experts challenge claims about medical marijuana's impact on teen recreational use and opioid deaths - Science Daily

Marijuana Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 11:50

IFLScience

Experts challenge claims about medical marijuana's impact on teen recreational use and opioid deaths
Science Daily
The second claim, that legalising medical marijuana reduces opioid overdose deaths by offering a less risky method of pain management, is addressed in an editorial co-authored by several members of Addiction's editorial board. Here, the evidence is ...
Two Controversial Claims About Medical Marijuana Have Been DebunkedIFLScience
New Research Debunks Two Medical Marijuana MythsU.S. News & World Report
Legal Medical Weed Hasn't Led to More Teen Stoners - GizmodoGizmodo
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Depressed State Increases Self-Reported Personality Disorder Incidence in Bipolar Disorder - Psychiatry Advisor

Bipolar - Thu, 2018-02-22 11:24

Psychiatry Advisor

Depressed State Increases Self-Reported Personality Disorder Incidence in Bipolar Disorder
Psychiatry Advisor
Patients with bipolar disorder report a greater number of personality disorders when depressed compared when they are in a euthymic state, according to study findings published in Bipolar Disorders. Investigators administered the Personality Disorder ...

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Parents: What You Should Know About ADHD Diagnosis - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

ADHD - Thu, 2018-02-22 11:15

Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Parents: What You Should Know About ADHD Diagnosis
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), there is no single test to diagnose ADHD, and many other problems, like anxiety, depression, sleep problems, and certain types of learning disabilities, can have similar symptoms. For a proper ...

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Don't drink anti-fluoride kool-aid - Durango Telegraph

Fluoridation - Thu, 2018-02-22 11:14

Don't drink anti-fluoride kool-aid
Durango Telegraph
I became active in countering anti-F propaganda after fluoridation opponents attempted to stop fluoridation in Denver in 2015 – the water my family and I drink. In response to James Forleo's opinion piece, “Fluoride still leaves a bad taste” (Telegraph ...

I was like a numb zombie on antidepressants – pills should only be one part of the solution - The Independent

Depression - Thu, 2018-02-22 11:06

The Independent

I was like a numb zombie on antidepressants – pills should only be one part of the solution
The Independent
A new study has been published claiming that antidepressants categorically work. As someone who has had a lot of personal experience with antidepressants, I am worried about this claim. My experience may differ to others, but my relationship with this ...

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Mom of 20-Year-Old Daughter Who Gouged Out Her Own Eyes While on Drugs Speaks Out - PEOPLE.com

Meth Addiction - Thu, 2018-02-22 11:05

PEOPLE.com

Mom of 20-Year-Old Daughter Who Gouged Out Her Own Eyes While on Drugs Speaks Out
PEOPLE.com
Tompkins says her daughter's meth addiction began when Kaylee unknowingly used meth-laced marijuana sometime after she moved out of her house last year. Kaylee soon sought out the dangerous drug, which can cause hyperthermia, convulsions ...

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