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Organic Food Legend Nora Pouillon Receives James Beard Award - Organic Authority

Organic Food - 5 hours 28 min ago

Organic Authority

Organic Food Legend Nora Pouillon Receives James Beard Award
Organic Authority
Organic pioneer Nora Pouillon has been honored with a 2017 James Beard Lifetime Achievement Award to recognize her commitment to bringing delicious, organic food to America. Pouillon's eponymous Washington establishment was the first certified ...

David Cassidy worried fans would confuse his dementia for alcoholism - Fox News

Alcoholism - 5 hours 44 min ago

David Cassidy worried fans would confuse his dementia for alcoholism
Fox News
“I was concerned people would mistake my alcoholism with my diagnosis,” said Cassidy on Tuesday after footage obtained by TMZ showed him struggling to remember lyrics to songs that he had been singing for nearly 50 years before falling off the stage ...

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Interpersonal Therapy May Prevent Postpartum Depression - Mad In America

Postpartum Depression - 5 hours 49 min ago

Mad In America

Interpersonal Therapy May Prevent Postpartum Depression
Mad In America
A new study, published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, examines the effect of interpersonal therapy on reducing the development of postpartum depression in mothers on public assistance. The results of the blinded, randomized controlled trial ...

US studies on testosterone treatment show mixed results - Guardian

Heart Disease - 6 hours 9 min ago

Guardian

US studies on testosterone treatment show mixed results
Guardian
The US Food and Drug Administration in 2015 stepped up its warning about testosterone products, saying they could increase the risk of heart disease and heart attacks. Four of the five studies, part of the Testosterone Trials or TTrials, looked at the ...

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Time to eat? Maybe not. When you chow down, not just on what, can affect your heart - Duluth News Tribune

Nutritional Medicine - 7 hours 1 min ago

Time to eat? Maybe not. When you chow down, not just on what, can affect your heart
Duluth News Tribune
"Meal timing may affect health due to its impact on the body's internal clock," said Marie-Pierre St-Onge, an associate professor of nutritional medicine at Columbia University in New York City, in a statement. "In animal studies, it appears that when ...

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Cognitive decline in prostate cancer patients undergoing ADT. - UroToday

Nutrition and Cancer - 7 hours 35 min ago

Cognitive decline in prostate cancer patients undergoing ADT.
UroToday
Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is an effective and widely prescribed treatment for prostate cancer (PCa), but it is associated with multiple treatment induced adverse effects that impact on various musculoskeletal and cardiometabolic health ...

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Nutritional yeast is protein-packed, tasty addition to plant-based diet - Omaha World-Herald

Nutrition - 8 hours 48 min ago

Omaha World-Herald

Nutritional yeast is protein-packed, tasty addition to plant-based diet
Omaha World-Herald
Linda Gentry blends nutritional yeast, nicknamed “nooch,” for use in a chipotle mac and cheese dish as son Alec, 3, and daughter June, 7, watch at the family's Omaha home. At rear is Linda's husband, John. The Gentrys noticed nutritional yeast as a ...

10 doctors and 10 pharmacies gave addicted patient 26 prescriptions of opioids, no questions asked - The Province

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2017-02-22 00:24

10 doctors and 10 pharmacies gave addicted patient 26 prescriptions of opioids, no questions asked
The Province
Over a four-month period, a 39-year old BC man went doctor shopping to obtain opioids and other addictive drugs, finding 10 willing doctors to write a few dozen prescriptions and 10 pharmacies to fill them. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC ...

Cocaine-addicted brains stockpile iron - Cosmos

Cocaine Addiction - Wed, 2017-02-22 00:01

Cosmos

Cocaine-addicted brains stockpile iron
Cosmos
The finding raises the tantalising possibility that preventing this accumulation could be a way to fight the addiction, for which there is currently no medical treatment. The research, led by Karen Ersche from the University of Cambridge, saw 41 ...

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Cuomo disjointed: Governor's stances on decriminalizing marijnaua puzzling - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-21 23:30

Cuomo disjointed: Governor's stances on decriminalizing marijnaua puzzling
WatertownDailyTimes.com
Does marijuana use actually condition people to desire other drugs? Or are those who abuse marijuana prone to addiction beforehand and, thus, go on to abuse other substances as a result? Mr. Cuomo grasps that decriminalizing the possession and use of ...

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Is sugar more addictive than cocaine? - Addiction Now

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-21 23:11

Addiction Now

Is sugar more addictive than cocaine?
Addiction Now
A 2007 study in the medical journal PLOS One titled “Intense Sweetness Surpasses Cocaine Reward,” concluded that the pleasure of sweet taste outweighs the pleasure from cocaine. “Our findings clearly demonstrate that intense sweetness can surpass ...

Study helps explain omega-3 benefit in asthma - ProHealth

Omega 3 - Tue, 2017-02-21 23:10

ProHealth

Study helps explain omega-3 benefit in asthma
ProHealth
February 13 2017. An article appearing on February 9, 2017 in the Journal of Clinical Investigation--Insight explains the role of omega 3 fatty acids as specialized proresolving mediators (SPMs) in asthma and reveals how the fatty acids are less ...

Managing Vitamin B12 Deficiency - News-Medical.net

Vitamin Deficiency - Tue, 2017-02-21 22:19

Managing Vitamin B12 Deficiency
News-Medical.net
Asymptomatic adults who have any of the risk factors for vitamin B12 deficiency may be considered for a screening assay of serum vitamin B12, or better, serum methylmalonic acid or homocysteine. If they present with low vitamin B12 levels, confirmation ...

Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills' - Hastings Star Gazette

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2017-02-21 21:34

Hastings Star Gazette

Ex-opioid addict: Doctors only want to prescribe 'pills, pills, pills, pills'
Hastings Star Gazette
That legislation is designed to prevent "doctor shopping" by people who try to get multiple prescriptions for addictive painkillers. One measure requires information with information about addiction and abuse to be distributed when opioids are prescribed.
Lawmakers, advocates raise awareness about opioid addiction at CapitolKMSP-TV
State lawmakers channel grief into fight against opioidsBeloit Daily News
Channeling grief into fight against opioidsBrattleboro Reformer
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Researchers Validate Bipolar Candidate Gene In Mice - Asian Scientist Magazine

Bipolar - Tue, 2017-02-21 21:29

Asian Scientist Magazine

Researchers Validate Bipolar Candidate Gene In Mice
Asian Scientist Magazine
22, 2017) - In a study published in Molecular Psychiatry, researchers have found that the gene encoding phospholipase C?1 (PLC?1) is linked to bipolar disorder or manic-depression. This finding could accelerate research into new treatments for the ...

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Exercise Proves Key to Preventing Breast Cancer Recurrence - ConsumerReports.org

Cancer Fighting Foods - Tue, 2017-02-21 20:47

Exercise Proves Key to Preventing Breast Cancer Recurrence
ConsumerReports.org
“There are a variety of factors at play, but there is something about breast cancer that makes patients more likely to gain weight,” says Warner. “Plus, chemotherapy slows the metabolism. If you eat and exercise the same way you always have, you will ...

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Cuidado: los endulzantes artificiales engordan - Milenio.com

Aspartame - Tue, 2017-02-21 19:58

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Cuidado: los endulzantes artificiales engordan
Milenio.com
A su vez, el edulcorante artificial denominado aspartame se trata de una neurotoxina compuesta por ácido aspártico, fenilalanina y metanol, componentes que lo hacen más tóxico. Un estudio publicado en la revista Apetite en 2013 demuestra que, ...
¿No bajas de peso? Tu endulzante artificial sería el culpable ...Excélsior

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Palm Oil Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth ... - Yahoo Finance

Trans Fatty Acids - Tue, 2017-02-21 19:44

Palm Oil Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth ...
Yahoo Finance
NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- From West-Africa, palm oil currently represents one of the world's most popular and economical edible oil.

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Natural and home remedies for sore throat - Daily Times

Heart Disease - Tue, 2017-02-21 19:23

Daily Times

Natural and home remedies for sore throat
Daily Times
... throat in just 3-4 days, though complications can occur in some cases. One serious complication of sore throat - rheumatic fever - affects the heart and joints. ... Stem cell transplantation may halt disease progression: New research provides ...

The real quest of cancer treatment: dispensing the right mix of hope and reality - The Guardian

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2017-02-21 18:49

The real quest of cancer treatment: dispensing the right mix of hope and reality
The Guardian
It states his wish to seek treatment in a foreign country, my opinion that patients like him can deteriorate unexpectedly, and my sincere hope that he remains safe. He deems the letter fair; his family is clearly displeased. I feel rattled until I hear ...

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