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Ohio business consults EPA before cleaning up previous site - YourErie

Dental Amalgams - 43 min 11 sec ago

YourErie

Ohio business consults EPA before cleaning up previous site
YourErie
Sources of possible mercury contamination include industrial facilities, coal-fired power plants, incinerators, steel producers, chlorine producers, etc. Other sources can be dental amalgam, hospitals, universities, combine sanitary sewers, historical ...

Blacks, Hispanics less likely to achieve Blood Pressure Control according to American Heart Association - Clarksville Online

Heart Disease - 1 hour 16 min ago

Clarksville Online

Blacks, Hispanics less likely to achieve Blood Pressure Control according to American Heart Association
Clarksville Online
American Heart Association Dallas, TX – Blacks and Hispanics with high blood pressure are less likely than whites to get their condition under control, according to new research in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, an American Heart ...

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Big flavor and nutrition, not to mention ease, make broccoli rabe a go-to green - Press Herald

Nutrition - 2 hours 21 min ago

Press Herald

Big flavor and nutrition, not to mention ease, make broccoli rabe a go-to green
Press Herald
Broccoli rabe, also called rapini, is a more intensely flavorful, even more nutrient-packed cruciferous cousin of regular broccoli. Despite its name and appearance, it's not a type of broccoli but is more closely related genetically to turnip greens ...

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ADHD Doesn't MEASURE Up, JAZZ Abuzz, NBIX Slips On Failed Study - Nasdaq

ADHD - 3 hours 47 min ago

ADHD Doesn't MEASURE Up, JAZZ Abuzz, NBIX Slips On Failed Study
Nasdaq
(RTTNews.com) - Alcobra Ltd.'s ( ADHD ) second phase III clinical trial of its investigational product Metadoxine Extended Release for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adult patients has failed to meet the primary endpoint ...

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Vitamin D deficiency reduces statin potency, increases risk of muscle pain in people with HIV - aidsmap

Vitamin Deficiency - 4 hours 19 min ago

Vitamin D deficiency reduces statin potency, increases risk of muscle pain in people with HIV
aidsmap
People living with HIV who take statins are less likely to experience cholesterol reductions and more likely to develop painful muscle damage as a side effect if they have vitamin D deficiency, studies published this month in two journals show. Statins ...

Omega-3 fatty acids and heart health - Times of India

Omega 3 - 4 hours 25 min ago

Times of India

Omega-3 fatty acids and heart health
Times of India
Heart-healthy unsaturated fats are known as omega-3 fatty acids. Omega-3 fatty acids that are beneficial for cardiovascular health are a-linoleic acid (ALA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). ALA is primarily found in plant ...

Postpartum Depression Affects New Dads, Too - Arizona Daily Star

Postpartum Depression - Wed, 2017-01-18 00:31

Arizona Daily Star

Postpartum Depression Affects New Dads, Too
Arizona Daily Star
Certain men are more likely to develop postpartum depression than others, the researchers said. They include those who've struggled with depression or have a family history of the condition; those who've faced sleep deprivation; and dads who feel ...

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Hemp is male version of Cannabis sativa L plant - Victoria Advocate

Nutritional Medicine - Tue, 2017-01-17 23:50

Victoria Advocate

Hemp is male version of Cannabis sativa L plant
Victoria Advocate
Hemp refers to strains of Cannabis sativa L. that have been bred specifically for fiber used in clothing, construction, oils and topical ointments and nutritional benefits. Marijuana is a slang term used to describe strains of Cannabis ... Although the ...

Ask The Doctors - Daily Journal Online

Nutrition - Tue, 2017-01-17 23:25

Ask The Doctors
Daily Journal Online
Proponents of plant-based diets say the real culprit is ignorance of proper nutritional principles, not veganism itself. With care and vigilance, and with the guidance of a pediatrician or registered dietitian, a well-balanced vegan diet can provide ...

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School Lunches Across the US May Be Moving Toward Healthy Organic Food - AlterNet

Organic Food - Tue, 2017-01-17 23:23

AlterNet

School Lunches Across the US May Be Moving Toward Healthy Organic Food
AlterNet
When you picture school lunch what comes to mind? Gooey pizza and floppy French fries, or fresh organic produce and chicken raised without routine antibiotics? My guess is the former. But thanks to advocates around the country, someday it may just be ...

Indiana: American Legion Calls For Medical Marijuana Legalization - Weed News

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2017-01-17 22:39

Weed News

Indiana: American Legion Calls For Medical Marijuana Legalization
Weed News
The American Legion is the largest military veterans organization in the country. The national organization has made headlines recently, with a call for rescheduling marijuana. In a meeting with incoming President Donald Trump's transition team, the ...

Christie signs executive order declaring opioid addiction a public health crisis - NorthJersey.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2017-01-17 22:00

NorthJersey.com

Christie signs executive order declaring opioid addiction a public health crisis
NorthJersey.com
After his daughter had her wisdom teeth taken out, Christie said, he took away the prescribed 30 Percocet pills she was given by her doctor and handed her Advil instead. Christie told the group he hopes a bill addressing opioid addiction will be voted ...
Christie Stays on Message, Signs Executive Order for Anti-Addiction MeasuresNJ Spotlight
Christie Signs Executive Order Declaring Opioid Epidemic A Public Health CrisisCBS Local

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Nutrition news: Say yes to calcium - MyAJC

Nutrition - Tue, 2017-01-17 20:59

Nutrition news: Say yes to calcium
MyAJC
However, roasting vegetables has some nutritional tradeoffs. Cooking vegetables increases the availability of some nutrients, such as beta-carotene and lycopene, by breaking down plant foods' cell walls. At the same time, roasting vegetables can reduce ...

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PET-Guided Treatment Improves Outcomes in Esophageal Cancer - OncLive

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2017-01-17 18:51

OncLive

PET-Guided Treatment Improves Outcomes in Esophageal Cancer
OncLive
Among patients who switched to an alternative chemotherapy regimen based on PET imaging, the pCR rate was 18%. In previous studies, pCR rates were only 5% among patients who continued the same chemotherapy in the neoadjuvant phase despite a ...

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Categories: Cancer News

The Skinny on a Low-Carb High-Fat Diet - India Currents

Trans Fatty Acids - Tue, 2017-01-17 18:34

India Currents

The Skinny on a Low-Carb High-Fat Diet
India Currents
Following the recommendations of their doctors, people switched from ghee to Dalda, and from butter to margarine, thus consuming trans fats which have since been studied and shown to be linked to heart disease. Many have cut down fat intake to a bare ...

Essential fatty acid deficiency higher in children with ADHD, Taiwan research reveals - NutraIngredients.com

ADHD - Tue, 2017-01-17 18:29

NutraIngredients.com

Essential fatty acid deficiency higher in children with ADHD, Taiwan research reveals
NutraIngredients.com
Children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have been found to have a higher deficiency of essential fatty acids despite consuming similar amounts of omega-3 as those without the condition, research from Taiwan suggests.

Categories: ADHD News

5 nutrition tips to maximize your workouts - Arizona Daily Sun

Energy Medicine - Tue, 2017-01-17 18:21

Arizona Daily Sun

5 nutrition tips to maximize your workouts
Arizona Daily Sun
According to Dr. John M. Murphy, Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Health System, you can maximize the effectiveness of your workouts by using a few tips: ... Good snack options include energy bars, yogurt, low-fat granola bars and peanut butter sandwiches.

Writer responds to Austad's fluoride column - Arab Tribune

Fluoridation - Tue, 2017-01-17 18:05

Writer responds to Austad's fluoride column
Arab Tribune
In pro-fluoride fashion Steve Austad's column in last week's paper is the typical bait and switch I have become accustomed to in the last year and a half. Insinuating that what is put in our water is natural or if anyone has a problem with fluoride ...

Dental industry supports mercury-reduction proposal - Bite magazine

Dental Amalgams - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:47

Bite magazine

Dental industry supports mercury-reduction proposal
Bite magazine
The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has backed a proposal for the Australian Government to run a national communications campaign promoting voluntary installation of dental amalgam waste traps and separators. The proposal is associated ...

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