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NH School District Loses Funding for Fresh Fruits, Vegetables - NECN - NECN

Fruits and Vegetables - Fri, 2017-12-08 17:01

NECN

NH School District Loses Funding for Fresh Fruits, Vegetables - NECN
NECN
A New Hampshire school district is trying to figure out how to get some of its students nutritious food after losing a federal grant that paid for fruits and vegetables.

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Why legal recreational pot doesn't mean it's safe - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 16:45

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Why legal recreational pot doesn't mean it's safe
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Legalization actually makes marijuana more dangerous. Legalization implies use isn't harmful because it would “irresponsible” for government to sanction a harmful industry and its products. However, marijuana continues to be addictive and psychoactive ...

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The Next Anti-Aging Treatment? Artificial Ovaries - Futurism

Anti-Aging - Fri, 2017-12-08 16:14

Futurism

The Next Anti-Aging Treatment? Artificial Ovaries
Futurism
Researchers have used lab-grown artificial ovaries to develop a novel method of hormone replacement therapy. The technique provides advantages over current medication in terms of bone and uterine health, as well as body composition. Artificial Ovaries ...

Categories: Anti-Aging

The Next Anti-Aging Treatment? Artificial Ovaries - Futurism

Osteoporosis - Fri, 2017-12-08 16:14

Futurism

The Next Anti-Aging Treatment? Artificial Ovaries
Futurism
The implanted animals were compared to rats with normal ovarian function, rats that had not been treated, and rats who received a high or low dosage of existing hormone replacement drugs. A loss of ovarian function typically leads to changes in body ...

The Next Anti-Aging Treatment? Artificial Ovaries - Futurism

Heart Disease - Fri, 2017-12-08 16:14

Futurism

The Next Anti-Aging Treatment? Artificial Ovaries
Futurism
The implanted animals were compared to rats with normal ovarian function, rats that had not been treated, and rats who received a high or low dosage of existing hormone replacement drugs. A loss of ovarian function typically leads to changes in body ...

This Cannabis And Chemo Combo Can Knock Out Cancer - The Alternative Daily (blog)

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Fri, 2017-12-08 16:02

The Alternative Daily (blog)

This Cannabis And Chemo Combo Can Knock Out Cancer
The Alternative Daily (blog)
For decades, the United States has waged an unsuccessful war against marijuana. In the past, government health officials routinely scoffed at the possibility that cannabis might have medicinal value. How ironic, then, that cutting-edge research clearly ...

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ITA Finalizes Anti-Dumping Review Of Chinese MSG - Law360

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Fri, 2017-12-08 15:59

ITA Finalizes Anti-Dumping Review Of Chinese MSG
Law360
Law360, New York (December 8, 2017, 4:59 PM EST) -- The U.S. International Trade Administration has updated a review of Chinese imports of monosodium glutamate with an eye to whether the food additive is being sold in the U.S. at unfairly low prices ...

Prescription Video Games Show Promise for ADHD Treatment in Kids - TheFix.com

ADHD - Fri, 2017-12-08 15:33

TheFix.com

Prescription Video Games Show Promise for ADHD Treatment in Kids
TheFix.com
There are many traditional ADHD medications to choose from, including Adderall and Concerta. And for the finicky-est kids, there's even a candy-flavored, chewable amphetamine called Adzenys, approved by the FDA in January 2016. The drug is designed for ...

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How dental X-rays could help identify a vitamin D deficiency - MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)

Vitamin Deficiency - Fri, 2017-12-08 15:24

MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)

How dental X-rays could help identify a vitamin D deficiency
MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)
According to Nutrition Research, a journal dedicated to life sciences, nutrition, diet and health, 42 percent of adults in the U.S. are deficient in vitamin D. Lack of adequate vitamin D in the body can lead to several health problems, including ...

This Is What 'Self-Care' Looks Like When You Have a Mental Illness - Motherboard

Bipolar - Fri, 2017-12-08 15:23

Motherboard

This Is What 'Self-Care' Looks Like When You Have a Mental Illness
Motherboard
After years of struggling, I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I'm open about my mental health because these issues are normal. I'm sometimes in the public eye for my career, but I want to be an open book—my work will never come before my health ...

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Bipolar disorder struggles led Buffalo counselor to a wonderful life - Buffalo News

Diabetes - Fri, 2017-12-08 15:10

Buffalo News

Bipolar disorder struggles led Buffalo counselor to a wonderful life
Buffalo News
Sometimes, that still happens now, where people are in two different systems and that care isn't as well coordinated. We're learning more and more it has to be, with a skilled clinician and a skilled team to be able to treat that person the best way ...

Bipolar disorder struggles led Buffalo counselor to a wonderful life - Buffalo News

Bipolar - Fri, 2017-12-08 15:10

Buffalo News

Bipolar disorder struggles led Buffalo counselor to a wonderful life
Buffalo News
It's been a far cry from the years that followed his first psychotic episode in February 1981. Shallowhorn was 18, struggling through his second semester at General Motors Institute, and seeking solace in alcohol and other drugs. He and his family had ...

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Straight Talk: Alcoholism sometimes called a disease of rationalization - Northwest Herald

Alcoholism - Fri, 2017-12-08 14:58

Northwest Herald

Straight Talk: Alcoholism sometimes called a disease of rationalization
Northwest Herald
I know, at times, the stories of alcoholism and drug addiction sound almost unbelievable to those who haven't experienced such things firsthand. To those who have addiction problems or to their family members, the depth of the denial and the level of ...

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Medical Pot, Marijuana: Best Hope to Fight Opioid Epidemic ... - RollingStone.com

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 14:19

RollingStone.com

Medical Pot, Marijuana: Best Hope to Fight Opioid Epidemic ...
RollingStone.com
As the opioid epidemic ravages the country, we need to turn to medical marijuana as a possible cure.

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Global Organic Food & Beverages Market - Analysis, Trends & Forecasts to 2022 - Research and Markets - Business Wire (press release)

Organic Food - Fri, 2017-12-08 14:08

Global Organic Food & Beverages Market - Analysis, Trends & Forecasts to 2022 - Research and Markets
Business Wire (press release)
Organic Foods are produced by comply the standards of organic farming. In other words, diets which promote well-being and health, prevent from diseases, help in curing illness, and also protect the environment are termed as Organic foods. There is a ...

Newark mom creates yoga class to ease stress of addiction, trauma - The News Journal

Energy Medicine - Fri, 2017-12-08 14:03

The News Journal

Newark mom creates yoga class to ease stress of addiction, trauma
The News Journal
Before the meditation and the yoga poses, the teacher and her students sit in a circle and discuss their fears. They each write on a small piece of paper something that is weighing on them this Wednesday. Christine Shaw, the instructor, then reads them ...

In lab research, scientists slow progression of a fatal form of muscular dystrophy - EurekAlert (press release)

Heart Disease - Fri, 2017-12-08 13:46

EurekAlert (press release)

In lab research, scientists slow progression of a fatal form of muscular dystrophy
EurekAlert (press release)
With treatment, those with DMD have an average lifespan of around 25 years. Boys with the illness typically need to use a wheelchair by age 12 and require mechanical ventilation to help with breathing. Many eventually suffer cardiac or respiratory ...

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Global Organic Food & Beverages Market - Analysis, Trends & Forecasts to 2022 - Research and Markets - Business Wire (press release)

Organic Food - Fri, 2017-12-08 13:41

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Global Organic Food & Beverages Market - Analysis, Trends & Forecasts to 2022 - Research and Markets
Business Wire (press release)
Organic Foods are produced by comply the standards of organic farming. In other words, diets which promote well-being and health, prevent from diseases, help in curing illness, and also protect the environment are termed as Organic foods. There is a ...
Organic Protein Market Key Players, Growth, Analysis, 2017 – 2025Life Pulse Health

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Wall Street loves Sage's experimental antidepressant. Will patients? - STAT

Depression - Fri, 2017-12-08 13:28

STAT

Wall Street loves Sage's experimental antidepressant. Will patients?
STAT
lthough Sage Therapeutics' (SAGE 1) experimental antidepressant has been great for its stock price — it soared 70 percent on Thursday after the company announced mostly positive results from a Phase 2 clinical trial of the compound it calls Sage-217 ...

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St. Clair Shores boy fights brain tumor with new proton therapy - The Macomb Daily

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Fri, 2017-12-08 13:26

The Macomb Daily

St. Clair Shores boy fights brain tumor with new proton therapy
The Macomb Daily
14, he became Beaumont Health's first pediatric proton therapy patient. “This is what I have to do to get better,” Dean said matter-of-factly, following one of his first treatments. The Beaumont Proton Therapy Center provides an alternative to ...

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Categories: Cancer News

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