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Beware of sushi face - Daily News & Analysis

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Sat, 2018-04-21 20:17

Daily News & Analysis

Beware of sushi face
Daily News & Analysis
Sodium is a very important mineral for our body and metabolic processes like electrolyte balance, maintaining blood volume, muscle contractions, kidney function and electrical conductivity. It takes the wrong quality and quantity of salt to cause ...

Vitamin D Deficiency Poses Greater Risk Of Diabetes ... - Tech Times - Tech Times

Vitamin Deficiency - Sat, 2018-04-21 19:22

Tech Times

Vitamin D Deficiency Poses Greater Risk Of Diabetes ... - Tech Times
Tech Times
Lack of vitamin D puts healthy people at greater risk for diabetes, findings by epidemiologists from UCSD and Seoul National University suggests. A cohort study of 903 healthy adults with no history of either prediabetes or diabetes measured the ...
Low Vitamin D Ups The Risk Of Diabetes: Study - The InquisitrThe Inquisitr
Vitamin D deficiency increases risk of diabetes, shows researchHimalayan Times
Doctors found the cause of diabetes among vitaminsThe Siver Times

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12-year-old Emily Whitehead pens essay for Time on the doctor who saved her life - Centre Daily Times

Cancer Fighting Foods - Sat, 2018-04-21 19:09

Centre Daily Times

12-year-old Emily Whitehead pens essay for Time on the doctor who saved her life
Centre Daily Times
"It didn't take long." June, a researcher at Penn Medicine, was named as one of Time's "most influential people" for his research and pioneering work in developing CAR-T-cell therapy, which is an immunotherapy treatment that reprograms a patient's T ...

Categories: Cancer News

Iyar Helps Us Climb Ladders to Hashem - Atlanta Jewish Times

Energy Medicine - Sat, 2018-04-21 19:06

Atlanta Jewish Times

Iyar Helps Us Climb Ladders to Hashem
Atlanta Jewish Times
Fire and air join to enable energy to enter but not exit. This month's esoteric meditation brought me to thoughts about the board game Chutes and Ladders. Not what I expected! I observed the significance and realized that the game represents what we're ...

Study: Regular exercise can prevent older adults from falling - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Vitamin Deficiency - Sat, 2018-04-21 19:00

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Study: Regular exercise can prevent older adults from falling
Atlanta Journal Constitution
However, they said vitamin D may not be as effective in preventing fractures. They recommend against vitamin D supplementation to limit falls among adults 65 and older, because they did not see a consistent benefit. Those with a vitamin D deficiency ...
Regular exercise can prevent older adults from falling, study saysWSOC Charlotte

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Stop diabetes with Dykure, Diabiz, say Atuchukwu - Daily Sun

Diabetes - Sat, 2018-04-21 18:05

Daily Sun

Stop diabetes with Dykure, Diabiz, say Atuchukwu
Daily Sun
It has been observed that the major natural products that proved efficacious in the battle against diabetes are two Indian Ayurvedic products, Dykure Herbal Capsules and Diabiz Herbal Tea. The two products are remedies that support carbohydrate ...

YMCA hosts Q&A on meth exposure, safety for parents - NBC Montana

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 17:56

NBC Montana

YMCA hosts Q&A on meth exposure, safety for parents
NBC Montana
Today, YMCA administrators brought together a panel of experts from law enforcement to drug addiction specialists to help ease parents' minds. The panel came together after police arrested a former YMCA child care worker for allegedly using meth on the ...

How the lowly mushroom is becoming a nutritional star - Kiowa County Press

Nutritional Medicine - Sat, 2018-04-21 17:26

Kiowa County Press

How the lowly mushroom is becoming a nutritional star
Kiowa County Press
Mushrooms have been used as food and sometimes as medicine for centuries. In the past, most of the medicinal use of mushrooms was in Asian cultures, while most Americans have been skeptical of this concept. However, due to changing consumer attitudes ...

Why Alaskans need the options that a 'death-with-dignity' law would provide - Anchorage Daily News

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Sat, 2018-04-21 17:16

Anchorage Daily News

Why Alaskans need the options that a 'death-with-dignity' law would provide
Anchorage Daily News
Three of my close relatives with terminal cancers were provided a time-frame for death, based on sound cancer-research data and their personal medical history. They were also provided all of the options for treatment, pain management and support ...

Categories: Cancer News

Alternative medical care - The Punch

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Sat, 2018-04-21 17:06

The Punch

Alternative medical care
The Punch
Now it appears that the extract of Chinese wormwood, Artemisinin, could also have applications in cancer treatment. The fate of Dogonyaro is evident for all to see and it sadly mirrors what has happened elsewhere in the entire landscape of traditional ...

Categories: Cancer News

In opioid crisis, finding balance between pain and addiction - San Francisco Chronicle

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 16:57

San Francisco Chronicle

In opioid crisis, finding balance between pain and addiction
San Francisco Chronicle
"So, are they dependent on the medication?" he said. "Absolutely." But are they addicted to opioids? That's the question facing many medical professionals in the United States, a country grappling with an opioid epidemic resulting in a death toll that ...

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Head games: Helmets slowly seeping into girls' lacrosse - Lewiston Sun Journal

Vaccines and Vaccination - Sat, 2018-04-21 16:44

Lewiston Sun Journal

Head games: Helmets slowly seeping into girls' lacrosse
Lewiston Sun Journal
More dangerous are the inadvertent collisions with other players and the ground, and the balls flying around. “My purpose for putting it on my child was just to prevent her from the stick checks and mostly from the potential balls to the head,” Klenk ...

JOHN ROSEMOND: Don't jump down the ADHD rabbit hole with 8 ... - Pueblo Chieftain

ADHD - Sat, 2018-04-21 16:36

Pueblo Chieftain

JOHN ROSEMOND: Don't jump down the ADHD rabbit hole with 8 ...
Pueblo Chieftain
Q: Our son, age 8, did fine in first grade but has struggled in second. We've taken your advice and not helped much with his homework other than occasional and.

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Defect in debilitating neurodegenerative disease reversed in mouse nerves - Science Daily

Energy Medicine - Sat, 2018-04-21 16:10

Defect in debilitating neurodegenerative disease reversed in mouse nerves
Science Daily
Small energy factories can't produce enough fuel to keep nerves alive, so the cells slowly die off, the thinking went. But senior author Gerald W. Dorn II, MD, the Philip and Sima K. Needleman Professor of Medicine, suspected something else was going ...

NJ lawmakers hear from both sides on marijuana legalization - Burlington County Times

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 15:21

Burlington County Times

NJ lawmakers hear from both sides on marijuana legalization
Burlington County Times
Marijuana is not a harmless herb, and addiction does occur,” Chatios said Saturday, before rattling off summaries of several scientific studies that he said shows the drug can become addictive among 10 percent of all users, 17 percent of adolescent ...

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Understanding nutrients and fertilizers is very critical - Moultrie Observer

Nutrition - Sat, 2018-04-21 15:15

Moultrie Observer

Understanding nutrients and fertilizers is very critical
Moultrie Observer
As we learn more about plants and taking care of them, then we become more aware of their cultural needs, especially in plant food and nutrition. Plants need the correct temperatures, air, light, water and nutrients for survival. Most plants in our ...

After son's death, couple carries mission to stop 'stigma' of drug addiction - Poughkeepsie Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 14:51

Poughkeepsie Journal

After son's death, couple carries mission to stop 'stigma' of drug addiction
Poughkeepsie Journal
Parker and his wife — whose parents also struggled with addiction — brought their four children to the Walkway Over the Hudson in Poughkeepsie Saturday for the second annual "Walk to Stop the Stigma." "We don't want them (the children) to fall into ...

Austin Powers's Verne Troyer Dead at 49 - Vulture

Alcoholism - Sat, 2018-04-21 14:43

The Inquisitr

Austin Powers's Verne Troyer Dead at 49
Vulture
Verne Troyer, best known for his role as Dr. Evil's beloved Mini-Me in the Austin Powers franchise, has died at the age of 49. TMZ reports that Troyer — who was born with achondroplasia dwarfism — had been hospitalized and on life support since ...
Verne Troyer Cause Of Death: Actor Reportedly Suffered Alcoholism, Suicidal Behavior In His Final WeeksThe Inquisitr
Verne Troyer, best known as Mini-Me in 'Austin Powers,' dead at 49Sun Sentinel
Verne Troyer dead at 49 after Austin Powers Mini-Me star battled ...Mirror.co.uk
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Categories: Alcoholism News

California's Conversion Therapy Bill, If Passed, Would Make It The First State To Ban This Practice - Bustle

Psychiatry - Sat, 2018-04-21 14:40

Bustle

California's Conversion Therapy Bill, If Passed, Would Make It The First State To Ban This Practice
Bustle
"To advertise that you can change someone's orientation is simply that — fraudulent." The bill lists a number of mental health and medical associations, including the American Psychological Association, the American Psychiatric Association, the ...
CA State Assembly Votes to Strengthen Protections for LGBTQ People Against “Conversion Therapy”Human Rights Campaign (blog)
California Progressives Launch (Another) Attack on Free SpeechNational Review
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Categories: Psychiatry News

Licensed to pill: Little scrutiny of doctors who overprescribe addictive opioids - Batesville Herald Tribune

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2018-04-21 14:38

Batesville Herald Tribune

Licensed to pill: Little scrutiny of doctors who overprescribe addictive opioids
Batesville Herald Tribune
In Mississippi, there were enough opioid prescriptions filled last year to give everyone in the state a bottle of 70 pills, said John Dowdy, director of the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and a former assistant U.S. Attorney General. “We have an ...

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