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Does the Biotech Industry Control What We Know About GMOs? - Organic Authority


Organic Authority

Does the Biotech Industry Control What We Know About GMOs?
Organic Authority
Some of the confusion surrounding GMO food, of course, is due to the fact that the research is ever evolving. “There isn't a large body of evidence illustrating the dangers of GMOs,” explains Mark Kastel, co-founder of the Cornucopia Institute, an ...

WFP Ghana Country Brief, June 2017 - Reliefweb

Nutrition - Tue, 2017-08-15 01:41

Reliefweb

WFP Ghana Country Brief, June 2017
Reliefweb
... Children and Social Protection to make social protection interventions more nutrition-sensitive. Under this collaboration, support will also be given to advocacy for increased government investment in nutrition in line with the findings of the ...

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St Vincent's Hospital intervenes to cut opioid prescriptions given to patients on discharge - The Sydney Morning Herald

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2017-08-15 01:31

The Sydney Morning Herald

St Vincent's Hospital intervenes to cut opioid prescriptions given to patients on discharge
The Sydney Morning Herald
When the pharmacy at St Vincent's Hospital alerted pain specialist Dr Jennifer Stevens to the "steep" year-on-year increases in the amount of opioid-based painkillers being prescribed to patients on discharge, she knew something had to change. To cut ...

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Your Cancer Answers: Having a hard time getting motivated after diagnosis? - Santa Maria Times (subscription)

Nutrition and Cancer - Tue, 2017-08-15 01:07

Santa Maria Times (subscription)

Your Cancer Answers: Having a hard time getting motivated after diagnosis?
Santa Maria Times (subscription)
Setting and achieving goals is even more important when coping with illness because it encourages positive thoughts and actions. Our experienced professionals are here to help you accomplish your goals, whether they are related to exercise, better ...

Categories: Cancer News

Alternative medicine doubles risk of cancer death - Australian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog)

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2017-08-15 00:30

Alternative medicine doubles risk of cancer death
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (registration) (blog)
The risk of death spiked to 5.68 times more likely for those with breast cancer who used only alternative treatments. The growth of interest in pursuing alternative medicine instead of conventional cancer treatment has created a “difficult situation ...

Categories: Cancer News

Group wants Seychelles to legalise cannabis as way to reduce heroin use - Seychelles News Agency

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2017-08-15 00:24

Seychelles News Agency

Group wants Seychelles to legalise cannabis as way to reduce heroin use
Seychelles News Agency
This is a strategy used by drug dealers, which leaves no option when there is no cannabis for those young minds to buy heroin to cope with their cannabis addiction,” Moses said. Moses who had also signed the petition added: “Since I am using cannabis ...

Heidi Cresswell, 37, from Witham, battling bowel cancer becomes face of alternative role model campaign Warrior ... - Braintree and Witham Times

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2017-08-15 00:16

Heidi Cresswell, 37, from Witham, battling bowel cancer becomes face of alternative role model campaign Warrior ...
Braintree and Witham Times
“I've found when going through cancer treatment, you have to take each day as it comes; cry and sleep through the bad days, make the most of the good days and count the blessings in your life. "Despite the debilitating effects of the treatment, I do ...

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Categories: Cancer News

Documentary addresses rampant obesity - Albuquerque Journal

Nutritional Medicine - Tue, 2017-08-15 00:02

Albuquerque Journal

Documentary addresses rampant obesity
Albuquerque Journal
A scene from the documentary "Big Healthy Life: what's your recipe?," part of a campaign to help understand how eating and exercise habits can have a lifelong effect on health. (Courtesy of Christopher Productions).

Omega 3 Market- Innovix Pharma, Crode, DSM, Nordic Naturals, Luhua Biomarine - Medgadget (blog)

Omega 3 - Tue, 2017-08-15 00:01

Medgadget (blog)

Omega 3 Market- Innovix Pharma, Crode, DSM, Nordic Naturals, Luhua Biomarine
Medgadget (blog)
Apex Research, recently published a detailed market research study focused on the “Omega 3 Market” across the global, regional and country level. The report provides 360° analysis of “Omega 3 Market” from view of manufacturers, regions, product types ...

Ounce of Prevention | Relieve pain the natural way - Jamaica Gleaner

Heart Disease - Mon, 2017-08-14 23:09

Jamaica Gleaner

Ounce of Prevention | Relieve pain the natural way
Jamaica Gleaner
Pain is a symptom, not a disease. It is an important signal from your body trying to warn you of some underlying disorder. Modern medicine has provided us with a bewildering array of drugs for the relief of pain, and many of them do not even need a ...

Ounce of Prevention | Relieve pain the natural way - Jamaica Gleaner

Athritis - Mon, 2017-08-14 23:09

Jamaica Gleaner

Ounce of Prevention | Relieve pain the natural way
Jamaica Gleaner
Modern medicine has provided us with a bewildering array of drugs for the relief of pain, and many of them do not even need a doctor's prescription. If you experience pain, ... Though sometimes helpful in the short term, with chronic use, these drugs ...

Fluoride to stay in Jonesborough water after unanimous Board of Mayor and Aldermen decision - Johnson City Press (subscription)

Fluoridation - Mon, 2017-08-14 22:24

Fluoride to stay in Jonesborough water after unanimous Board of Mayor and Aldermen decision
Johnson City Press (subscription)
Countermine wanted a plan to help citizens who can't afford regular dentist visits before voting to cease fluoridation of the water, but the motion passed anyway with a 120-day grace period to get state approval. But on Monday, Aldermen Chuck Vest ...

25 Foods That Help You Never Feel Old - NDTV Food

Anti-Aging - Mon, 2017-08-14 22:19

NDTV Food

25 Foods That Help You Never Feel Old
NDTV Food
While aging is a beautiful process, who wants to feel old? We may be young at heart but there are times when our skin feels aged. Dr. Simran Saini, Nutritionist and Weight Loss Consultant in Delhi suggests foods that are rich in vitamins and proteins ...

Categories: Anti-Aging

Can Opioids and Substance Abuse Disorder Coexist? - Pain Medicine News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2017-08-14 22:00

Can Opioids and Substance Abuse Disorder Coexist?
Pain Medicine News
“It's my favorite part of my job,” said Michele L. Matthews, PharmD, CPE, BCACP, FASHP, associate professor of pharmacy practice at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, in Worcester. Prescribed painkillers have fueled an addiction ...

Family Shares Story Of Postpartum Depression To Prevent Suicides ... - CBS Minnesota / WCCO

Postpartum Depression - Mon, 2017-08-14 21:48

CBS Minnesota / WCCO

Family Shares Story Of Postpartum Depression To Prevent Suicides ...
CBS Minnesota / WCCO
For one Twin Cities woman, having a baby sparked months of despair that ultimately lead to her taking her own life.

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Antidepressants: A Real Downer for Alzheimer Patients? - To Your Health

Depression - Mon, 2017-08-14 21:47

Antidepressants: A Real Downer for Alzheimer Patients?
To Your Health
Seniors are already at increased risk of falls due to balance / stability issues and general frailty associated with old age (and antidepressant use, by the way). Now, research implicates antidepressants as a potential risk factor for head injuries ...

Categories: Depression News

Treating Cancer With Alternative Medicine More Than Doubles Your Risk of Dying - ScienceAlert

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2017-08-14 21:45

The Independent

Treating Cancer With Alternative Medicine More Than Doubles Your Risk of Dying
ScienceAlert
Choosing alternative medicine to treat curable cancer instead of conventional cancer treatments more than doubles your risk of dying in five years, according to a new study. There's no denying that alternative medicine is a hugely popular ... "They ...
Choosing alternative cancer treatment doubles your risk of deathNew Scientist

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'You need treatment along with prescription'; focus on opioid addiction as medical issue is vital, officials say - The Tand D.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2017-08-14 21:34

The Tand D.com

'You need treatment along with prescription'; focus on opioid addiction as medical issue is vital, officials say
The Tand D.com
“Heroin is easier to get than pain pills. Now with all of what the government has put in place in terms of curbing the access to pain pills, the addicts are turning to a cheaper and more readily available opioid called heroin,” Singleton said. “A large ...

Bipolar II disorder as the initial presentation of CADASIL: an underdiagnosed manifestation - Dove Medical Press

Bipolar - Mon, 2017-08-14 21:20

Dove Medical Press

Bipolar II disorder as the initial presentation of CADASIL: an underdiagnosed manifestation
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: Mood disturbances have been documented in cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL). The highly varied morbidity indicates that the affective symptoms in CADASIL have not been ...

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