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Canada sees spike in organic consumption - The Packer

Organic Food - Fri, 2017-11-10 16:04

Canada sees spike in organic consumption
The Packer
“Consumers are asking more questions about the food they eat. They want to make healthier choices and this will lead many to select organic produce,” said Ray Wowryk, director of business development with Leamington, Ontario-based greenhouse ...

Straight Talk: Struggling with alcoholism, woman 'borrows hope' for tomorrow - Northwest Herald

Alcoholism - Fri, 2017-11-10 16:01

Northwest Herald

Straight Talk: Struggling with alcoholism, woman 'borrows hope' for tomorrow
Northwest Herald
“Sandy” never had it easy. Her mom was an alcoholic of the “pass out on the kitchen floor” variety. Some days, Mom was baking cookies and acting like what Sandy thought a “normal” mom was supposed to act like, but, inexplicably, a day or two of cookie ...

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UM researchers plan to cut opioid use in half in Michigan - Michigan Radio

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:52

Michigan Radio

UM researchers plan to cut opioid use in half in Michigan
Michigan Radio
Prescription opioids are prescribed for pain, but the medications can be highly addictive. People who become addicted may switch to heroin when they can no longer get pills at the pharmacy or on the black market. The epidemic is rapidly killing people, ...

Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease - Reuters - Reuters

Athritis - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:40

Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease - Reuters
Reuters
(Reuters Health) - People with chronic inflammatory disorders like psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis may have an increased risk of developing serious liver ...

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Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease - Reuters

Diabetes - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:40

Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease
Reuters
Independent of risk factors commonly seen in liver disease, such as alcohol use and diabetes, the study found that patients with psoriatic skin or joint disease, particularly patients with more severe skin psoriasis, had an elevated risk for serious ...

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Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease - Reuters

Athritis - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:40

Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease
Reuters
(Reuters Health) - People with chronic inflammatory disorders like psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis may have an increased risk of developing serious liver damage, a recent study suggests. These inflammatory disorders are often treated with ...

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Ask the Doctors: Artificial tears, Omega-3s help with dry eyes - Berkshire Eagle

Omega 3 - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:29

Ask the Doctors: Artificial tears, Omega-3s help with dry eyes
Berkshire Eagle
In summary, give artificial tears a try, and increase your intake of omega-3 fatty acids. Also, please see an ophthalmologist. He or she can determine whether an inflammatory disorder, such as blepharitis or Sjogren's, is the cause of your symptoms.

Mushrooms Might Help Fight the Effects of Aging - Fortune

Anti-Aging - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:27

Fortune

Mushrooms Might Help Fight the Effects of Aging
Fortune
Newsweek reports that researchers from Pennsylvania State university fond that mushrooms are “without a doubt” the single biggest source of two antioxidants found to have anti-aging properties. The compounds, ergothioneine, and glutathione are found in ...
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How Osteo Relief Institute New Jersey Infiltrates the Spread Of Osteoarthritis - Release Fact

Heart Disease - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:18

Release Fact

How Osteo Relief Institute New Jersey Infiltrates the Spread Of Osteoarthritis
Release Fact
While cancer and heart disease take an extraordinary number of lives each year, the number of people who live for years with arthritis is just as alarming. The good news is that you can ... This happens naturally with age, which is why the condition is ...

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Herbal Medicinal Products Market to Discern Magnified Growth During 2017-2027 - Digital Journal

Athritis - Fri, 2017-11-10 15:00

Herbal Medicinal Products Market to Discern Magnified Growth During 2017-2027
Digital Journal
Increasing number of people suffering from arthritis prefers natural methods of treatment to relive the symptoms caused by arthritis. Increasing inclination towards natural remedies provides good growth opportunities for the players in essential oil ...

Forget Nutrition Labels — When Will Real Obesity Solutions Emerge? - InsideSources

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:31

InsideSources

Forget Nutrition Labels — When Will Real Obesity Solutions Emerge?
InsideSources
They either require a lot of work for consumers to understand and use (labeling or information), or single out specific foods, ingredients or nutrients through taxes and other restrictions, as though they are responsible for broader nutrition problems ...

Regeneration: Moving Beyond Gloom and Doom on USDA Organic Standards - EcoWatch

Organic Food - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:25

EcoWatch

Regeneration: Moving Beyond Gloom and Doom on USDA Organic Standards
EcoWatch
Last week the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) rejected the pleas of organic activists, farmers and many businesses to "keep the soil in organic" by voting to allow growers of hydroponic vegetables to label their produce "organic." The NOSB's ...
Trump Administration's USDA again delays implementation of organic animal welfare standards for millions of farm ...Wisconsin Gazette (blog)

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Over 3000 pills seized, suspect charged with running 'street pharmacy,' Round Lake Park police say - Chicago Tribune

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:22

Chicago Tribune

Over 3000 pills seized, suspect charged with running 'street pharmacy,' Round Lake Park police say
Chicago Tribune
Police recovered more than 3,000 pills, including the pain killer oxycodone; Ritalin, which is used for attention deficit disorder; Xanax, used for treating anxiety disorders; buprenorphine, an opioid medication used to treat opioid addiction ...

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How To Tell A Heterotroph From An Autotroph (With Examples) - Science Trends

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:15

Science Trends

How To Tell A Heterotroph From An Autotroph (With Examples)
Science Trends
These are two mechanisms of nutrition that organisms use to gain their adequate nutrition to survive. While they do not capture every nutritional information about an organism, they are helpful starting points to inform us about an organism's behavior.

Nutritional Medicine creates fit to fight Airmen - DVIDS (press release)

Nutritional Medicine - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:15

DVIDS (press release)

Nutritional Medicine creates fit to fight Airmen
DVIDS (press release)
Black's class after I failed my PT test,” said Staff Sgt. Christopher Betts, a student in the nutritional medicine classes. “After the first class I got wind of the keto diet from him and others attending the class so I made an appointment with ...

Sides Can Serve Up Good Taste Plus Nutrition - Progressive Grocer

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:13

Progressive Grocer

Sides Can Serve Up Good Taste Plus Nutrition
Progressive Grocer
“Sides dishes can be an excellent way to get in not only more food groups, but also more nutrients,” says Emily Parent, registered dietitian for Minnesota-based Coborn's and CobornsDelivers, the grocer's online delivery service. “Oftentimes, we see the ...

Fire Cuts Off BASF's Production Of Vitamins A And E - Pharmaceutical Processing

Vitamins - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:11

Fire Cuts Off BASF's Production Of Vitamins A And E
Pharmaceutical Processing
A fire at a BASF facility has forced the German chemical giant to declare a force majeure for vitamin A and E products. The fire occurred at manufacturing facility in Germany for aroma ingredients. The company had already declared a force majeure for ...

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Can Relaxation Techniques Help Children With ADHD? - U.S. News & World Report

ADHD - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:09

U.S. News & World Report

Can Relaxation Techniques Help Children With ADHD?
U.S. News & World Report
One technique, mindfulness, interrupts the “loop of worry and anger” that some kids with ADHD often get trapped in, he explains. This puts the brain in a state of relaxation that can activate the prefrontal cortex – “the part we want to turn on for ...

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Eat Low-Calorie Foods To Reverse Diabetes Type 2 Naturally - Reports Healthcare

Diabetes - Fri, 2017-11-10 14:03

Reports Healthcare

Eat Low-Calorie Foods To Reverse Diabetes Type 2 Naturally
Reports Healthcare
RELATED: Are You Having Symptoms Of Pre-Diabetes? The pancreas turns slow, and eventually, it doesn't make less or no insulin for your body.This is a condition, which is a hot subject of research these days. People are looking for alternative therapies ...

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