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Children of the Opioid Epidemic - New York Times

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-09 03:00

New York Times

Children of the Opioid Epidemic
New York Times
Of the estimated 2.1 million Americans currently in the grip of opioid addiction, many are women of childbearing age. The young-adult population has been hardest hit, proportionately, with nearly 400,000 adults ages 18 to 25 suffering from addiction to ...

Letter: Physical activity helps children with ADHD - The Columbus Dispatch

ADHD - Wed, 2018-05-09 02:59

Letter: Physical activity helps children with ADHD
The Columbus Dispatch
In the past few years, evidence has been growing to suggest that physical activity performed consistently benefits children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. While this does not replace the need for medication, exercise during school has ...

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Protein deficiency symptoms: Not eating enough protein could cause this - Express.co.uk

Nutrient Deficiency - Wed, 2018-05-09 02:25

Express.co.uk

Protein deficiency symptoms: Not eating enough protein could cause this
Express.co.uk
How much protein we need changes depending on how large we are and our age. The recommended nutrient intake (RNI) in the UK for protein is 0.75grams per kilogram of bodyweight per day, or 56grams a day for an average man, or 45grams a day for an ...

Low Carb Diet May Improve Blood Sugar Control In Type 1 Diabetes; 9 Foods With The Lowest Carb Content - NDTV

Nutrition - Wed, 2018-05-09 02:07

NDTV

Low Carb Diet May Improve Blood Sugar Control In Type 1 Diabetes; 9 Foods With The Lowest Carb Content
NDTV
Diabetes management is all about blood sugar control. Certain foods and macronutrients can increase your blood sugar levels which, if not controlled, can be quite fatal. Carbs is the nutrient which spikes blood sugar levels because it requires insulin ...

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Protein deficiency symptoms: Hair loss warning symptom of the condition - Express.co.uk

Nutrient Deficiency - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:34

Express.co.uk

Protein deficiency symptoms: Hair loss warning symptom of the condition
Express.co.uk
The recommended nutrient intake (RNI) for protein is 0.75grams per kilogram of bodyweight each day in adults, or 56grams a day for an average man, or 45grams a day for an average woman. Protein can be sourced from animal products such as meat, fish ...

Existing drug may be the answer to hair loss - Medical News Today

Osteoporosis - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:33

Medical News Today

Existing drug may be the answer to hair loss
Medical News Today
Dr. Hawkshaw sought an existing drug that would interact with this pathway and, potentially, encourage hair growth. After a long search, he came across WAY-316606, a drug originally designed to treat osteoporosis. WAY-316606 specifically targets SFRP1.
Fringe benefits: drug side effects could treat human hair lossThe University of Manchester
Identifying novel strategies for treating human hair loss disorders: Cyclosporine A suppresses the Wnt inhibitor ...PLOS
Dealing with baldness? This Japanese hair growth solution could be the answerHindustan Times
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Andile Lungisa to learn fate - RNews

Vaccines and Vaccination - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:22

RNews

Andile Lungisa to learn fate
RNews
Port Elizabeth police had to be called in to restore order after a security guard fired two warning shots while trying to control the fighting Councillors. Kayser and Senekal later laid charges against Lungisa and Maqula. The ANC blamed the fiasco on ...

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Elks honors Martínez, Cuevas-Marquez - Hood River News

Cancer Fighting Foods - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:22

Hood River News

Elks honors Martínez, Cuevas-Marquez
Hood River News
Her community services ranges far and wide: She has raised money to fight cancer with the high school Relay for Life team, The Fight Club, regularly volunteers at the Mt. Hood Town Hall and the Hood River Valley Adult Thrift Store, and has translated ...

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Quick Bites: Flower Festival features food from Teen Kitchen Project - Santa Cruz Sentinel

Energy Medicine - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:20

Quick Bites: Flower Festival features food from Teen Kitchen Project
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Karl Maret, M.D., who has utilized “cutting edge developments in the field of subtle energy medicine,” is the guest speaker. There also be a garden tour, live jazz and bossa nova by Jeannine Bonstelle and Trio Passarim, steam distillation ...

Pesticide Use on California Farms at Near-Record Levels - FairWarning

Carcinogens - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:12

FairWarning

Pesticide Use on California Farms at Near-Record Levels
FairWarning
Pesticides classified as human carcinogens or likely human carcinogens were applied to nearly 9.2 million acres statewide in 2016. That's more acreage than the entire land area of each of nine states. “Communities across the San Joaquin Valley and the ...

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OUR VIEW: We can't avoid dealing with gambling addicts - Utica Observer Dispatch

Gambling Addiction - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:09

Utica Observer Dispatch

OUR VIEW: We can't avoid dealing with gambling addicts
Utica Observer Dispatch
The only surprising thing about a report that ranks New York as the 17th most gambling-addicted state in the country is that it's not higher on the list. Given the gambling opportunitiues around here, 17 isn't all that bad. But it's bad enough. We need ...

Jennie Geisler: Sparkling water saves me from despair - GoErie.com

Aspartame - Wed, 2018-05-09 01:01

Jennie Geisler: Sparkling water saves me from despair
GoErie.com
That went on for about eight or nine years, and I was getting all kinds of heat at home for drinking so much pop. I lost a tooth, probably due to the acid. Then I read that scientists were actually starting to think that artificial sweeteners were ...

Astragalus- An Ancient Chinese Wonder Herb - Reports Healthcare

Diabetes - Wed, 2018-05-09 00:36

Reports Healthcare

Astragalus- An Ancient Chinese Wonder Herb
Reports Healthcare
Astragalus membranaceus or astragalus root is a homegrown or herbal supplement that is stacked with a punch for your wellbeing. A homegrown cure, astragalus belongs to the pea family, and it's been utilized for actually a large number of years in ...

Aspartame Market is expected to have a CAGR of 5.8% till 2024 - Technology Journal

Aspartame - Wed, 2018-05-09 00:13

Technology Journal

Aspartame Market is expected to have a CAGR of 5.8% till 2024
Technology Journal
Market Insights Reports new study, Global Aspartame Market Outlook 2018-2023, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming ...

4 esports regulations to watch for in 2018 - VentureBeat

Ritalin - Wed, 2018-05-09 00:12

VentureBeat

4 esports regulations to watch for in 2018
VentureBeat
Similar to athletes in traditional sports consuming prohibited performance-enhancing drugs to become stronger and faster, esports players gain an unfair advantage by taking drugs like Adderall and Ritalin to improve their concentration and reflexes ...

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Can My Employer Use ADHD as an Excuse to Fire Me? - ADDitude

ADHD - Wed, 2018-05-09 00:09

ADDitude

Can My Employer Use ADHD as an Excuse to Fire Me?
ADDitude
If you are fired, your legal recourse depends on the reasons why. You say that your employer provided you with accommodations after you disclosed your ADHD. If you couldn't do the job, even given appropriate and reasonable accommodations, your employer ...

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Q: How Can I Empower My Teen to Advocate for Himself? - ADDitude

ADHD - Wed, 2018-05-09 00:09

ADDitude

Q: How Can I Empower My Teen to Advocate for Himself?
ADDitude
Q: “My son will be starting high school next year. I've heard that our high school doesn't want to hear from parents when there's a problem — instead, they greatly prefer to hear from the students themselves. Basically, they want kids to self-advocate ...

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Firefighters confront increased cancer risk on the job - Sacramento Bee

Carcinogens - Wed, 2018-05-09 00:03

Sacramento Bee

Firefighters confront increased cancer risk on the job
Sacramento Bee
He needed intensive chemotherapy to get rid of it and was out of work for months. Leyba was more educated then about the cancer risks associated with firefighting, he said. He knew carcinogens could be absorbed through his skin and that his daily life ...

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Categories: Cancer News

Appeal hearings begin on medical marijuana treatment for autism - AZFamily

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2018-05-08 23:56

AZFamily

Appeal hearings begin on medical marijuana treatment for autism
AZFamily
[RELATED: Arizona moms want lawmakers to 'legalize autism' for cannabis treatment]. Other moms who have not been able to qualify their children for cannabis treatments brought pictures but kept their kids at home. "I have scars all over my body from ...

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Kenya: Education Ministry Set to Take Up Feeding Program After WFP Exit in June - AllAfrica.com

Nutrition - Tue, 2018-05-08 23:47

Kenya: Education Ministry Set to Take Up Feeding Program After WFP Exit in June
AllAfrica.com
Nairobi — The Ministry of Education is set to launch National School Meals and Nutritional Strategy for the period between 2017-2022. The launching which is set for Wednesday this week is seen as the Ministry's preparation to take over school feeding ...

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