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Water pollution bill heads for final passage - Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

Carcinogens - Mon, 2017-03-27 20:57

Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

Water pollution bill heads for final passage
Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
Miller sought to amend the bill to apply the change to harmonic mean only to cancer-causing chemicals, and not for non-carcinogens. Miller said the average flow was more appropriate for cancer-causing chemicals, which affect humans over a long exposure ...

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Labor Law: Protections limited for employees struggling with drug and alcohol abuse - Richmond.com

Alcoholism - Mon, 2017-03-27 20:42

Richmond.com

Labor Law: Protections limited for employees struggling with drug and alcohol abuse
Richmond.com
The Redskins recently terminated General Manager Scot McCloughan for what was widely reported as alcohol abuse. This prompted discussion among fans as to whether or not the team had a right to fire him for that reason, since alcoholism is a medical ...

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Vitamins could help treat cystic fibrosis, research finds - Science Daily

Vitamins - Mon, 2017-03-27 20:08

Vitamins could help treat cystic fibrosis, research finds
Science Daily
Lipocalins, the antibiotic-capturing proteins, latch on with more strength to fat-soluble vitamins than to the antibiotics. Therefore, fat-soluble vitamins such as vitamin E could help to improve antibiotic treatment by freeing the antibiotics from the ...

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Counter or fridge-cooled? Where to put your fruits and veggies ... - NBC Right Now

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2017-03-27 19:57

NBC Right Now

Counter or fridge-cooled? Where to put your fruits and veggies ...
NBC Right Now
It's no secret that buying produce can get expensive, but it's also necessary for a healthy diet.

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How women with post-partum depression can find help | Miami Herald - Miami Herald

Postpartum Depression - Mon, 2017-03-27 19:27

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How women with post-partum depression can find help | Miami Herald
Miami Herald
For the past decade, public awareness of postpartum depression (PPD) has dramatically increased, thanks largely to the testimony of numerous celebrities and ...
Why Do Women Have More Anxiety and Depression? These 3 ...Verily

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Lawmakers want bars to have legal video gambling terminals - Allentown Morning Call

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2017-03-27 19:20

Allentown Morning Call

Lawmakers want bars to have legal video gambling terminals
Allentown Morning Call
Another piece of it would go to municipalities and $2.5 million would be set aside for gambling addiction programs. The bill is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Tavern Association, a lobbying group. But the bill's passage is no sure bet, even though it ...

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New finding could lead to earlier liver cancer diagnosis - Science Daily - Science Daily

Carcinogens - Mon, 2017-03-27 18:50

Science Daily

New finding could lead to earlier liver cancer diagnosis - Science Daily
Science Daily
Researchers have now developed a way to determine, by sequencing DNA of liver cells, whether cells have been exposed to aflatoxin. This profile of mutations ...
Sequencing DNA can help detect the risk of developingDeccan Chronicle

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Family History of Alcoholism Affects Memory of Hangovers - TheFix.com

Alcoholism - Mon, 2017-03-27 18:45

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Family History of Alcoholism Affects Memory of Hangovers
TheFix.com
Stephens was studying hangovers in people with a family history of alcohol use disorder, because it is already established by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) that people with a family history of alcoholism are four times ...

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Building starts on €4.8m alcoholism recovery facility - Irish Examiner

Alcoholism - Mon, 2017-03-27 18:03

Irish Examiner

Building starts on €4.8m alcoholism recovery facility
Irish Examiner
Building work has started on a €4.8m step-down facility in Cork for men recovering from alcohol addiction. Minister Coveney and Tabor Group general manager Aileen O'Neill turn the sod on €4.8m Tabor's Fellowship House. Picture Michael MacSweeney.

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Vitamins not always the right choice - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida - WZVN-TV

Vitamins - Mon, 2017-03-27 17:53

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Vitamins not always the right choice - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida
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Americans take $25 billion worth of vitamins every year, but all too often people are taking the wrong supplements. "I try to make sure I'm eating a lot of healthy foods, but just in case I take vitamins," said Jeanette Behr. Knowing what supplement to ...

Global Arthroscopy Devices Market 2017-2021: Industry Analysis and Forecasts by Technavio - Yahoo Finance

Osteoporosis - Mon, 2017-03-27 17:21

Yahoo Finance

Global Arthroscopy Devices Market 2017-2021: Industry Analysis and Forecasts by Technavio
Yahoo Finance
According to the CDC statistics, in 2012, 58% women and 42% men suffered from osteoporosis-related fractures. In addition, growing technology advances are further expected to increase the demand for arthroscopy implants. ... Arthroscope is a typical ...

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Dr. Dan Orville Harper of Solana Beach placed on probation - NBC 7 San Diego

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2017-03-27 16:21

NBC 7 San Diego

Dr. Dan Orville Harper of Solana Beach placed on probation
NBC 7 San Diego
The Medical Board documents describe concerns about Harper's use of homeopathic “energy water” which “respondent (Harper) sometimes creates” and gives to patients. Harper claimed the energy water is created by the transfer of “energy medicine” from ...

Anti-aging technology backed by Larry Ellison, Peter Thiel and ... - CNBC

Anti-Aging - Mon, 2017-03-27 16:12

CNBC

Anti-aging technology backed by Larry Ellison, Peter Thiel and ...
CNBC
Founders of some of the world's top tech firms are looking to scientific solutions to aging.

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Frozen vs. fresh: nutrition issues aside, still no contest - The Packer

Nutrition - Mon, 2017-03-27 16:12

The Packer

Frozen vs. fresh: nutrition issues aside, still no contest
The Packer
When considering the refrigerated storage to which consumers may expose their fresh produce prior to consumption, the findings of this study do not support the common belief of consumers that fresh food has significantly greater nutritional value than ...

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Plankinton siblings win big in local science fair with project attempting to cure cancer - Daily Republic

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Mon, 2017-03-27 16:11

Daily Republic

Plankinton siblings win big in local science fair with project attempting to cure cancer
Daily Republic
Jason kept track of the dogs he knew were being provided the alternative method by their owners, and of the first 15 animals, only one of the animals died, and it was of other causes, Emma said. The rest of the dogs were cancer-free. The Plankinton ...

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America's obsession with specialty, organic foods linked to widening class differences, book argues - Michigan Radio

Organic Food - Mon, 2017-03-27 16:10

Michigan Radio

America's obsession with specialty, organic foods linked to widening class differences, book argues
Michigan Radio
Americans tend to pay a lot more attention to the food we eat and how it's prepared. We know more about fine wines. Many of us seek out organic fruits and vegetables, and are willing to try exotic foods our parents and grandparents couldn't even imagine.

Physicians' group: Treat opioid addiction as a chronic medical condition - CBS News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2017-03-27 15:48

CBS News

Physicians' group: Treat opioid addiction as a chronic medical condition
CBS News
In a paper published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, the American College of Physicians (ACP) calls substance use disorders involving prescription and illegal drugs a “serious public health issue” and says they should be considered “treatable ...
Report urges treatment - not arrests - for substance abuseWMUR Manchester

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European Commission approves adalimumab biosimilar for treatment of RA, PsA, AS, JIA - Healio

Athritis - Mon, 2017-03-27 15:46

Regulatory Focus

European Commission approves adalimumab biosimilar for treatment of RA, PsA, AS, JIA
Healio
These include the treatment of moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, severe active ankylosing spondylitis, severe axial spondyloarthritis without radiographic evidence of ankylosing spondylitis in addition to moderate to severe ...
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Therapy Amgevita Wins EU ApprovalIBD News Today

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Peak of Health: Garden your way to a healthy heart - Arizona Daily Sun

Nutritional Medicine - Mon, 2017-03-27 15:28

Peak of Health: Garden your way to a healthy heart
Arizona Daily Sun
Even though there is snow on the mountains, and in some yards. Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. The spring bulbs have made their way through the winter leaves and traces of snow. The vegetable gardens are begging to be tilled and ...

March 30: Celebrate and Help Spread Awareness on World Bipolar Day - Medical Jane

Bipolar - Mon, 2017-03-27 15:15

Medical Jane

March 30: Celebrate and Help Spread Awareness on World Bipolar Day
Medical Jane
World Bipolar Day (WBD) is celebrated this Friday, March 30, 2017 and its goal is to educate the masses about the disorder to improve sensitivity towards the illness. The stigma of bipolar disorder is a reality and can hinder one's ability to stay on ...

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