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Recognising and treating gambling addiction, Health News & Top ... - The Straits Times

Gambling Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-23 15:04

The Straits Times

Recognising and treating gambling addiction, Health News & Top ...
The Straits Times
Mr Yeo (not his real name), an engineer in his fifties, began gambling for fun at Chinese New Year gatherings when he was just 13.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Pathological gambling: how to recognize it, and what to do — AleteiaAleteia EN

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Addiction Treatment in Santa Fe to Potentially Include Medical Marijuana - Addiction Now

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-23 15:02

Addiction Now

Addiction Treatment in Santa Fe to Potentially Include Medical Marijuana
Addiction Now
To increase addiction treatment in Santa Fe and other major New Mexico towns, state lawmakers are asking healthcare providers to list opioid substance abuse as a qualifying condition that medical marijuana can treat. In an opinion piece published in ...

Hemp shows potential for treating ovarian cancer - Science Daily

Cancer Fighting Foods - Mon, 2018-04-23 14:31

Science Daily

Hemp shows potential for treating ovarian cancer
Science Daily
In a second study, the researchers explored the biology of KY-hemp's protective effects against ovarian cancer, which they had observed in previous studies. Experiments with cultured ovarian cancer cells showed that KY-hemp slowed the secretion of the ...

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Beef is king in land of 'ahhhs' - Beef Magazine

Nutrition - Mon, 2018-04-23 14:25

Beef Magazine

Beef is king in land of 'ahhhs'
Beef Magazine
People need good nutrition to get through every stage of life so they can be the strongest version of themselves. Beef has a role here, and this is part of the story the beef checkoff program is sharing this spring and summer with medical and nutrition ...

Make use of the fruits and vegetables growing in your garden - Longview News-Journal

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2018-04-23 14:20

Longview News-Journal

Make use of the fruits and vegetables growing in your garden
Longview News-Journal
You've opened the windows in your home to let in the fresh air and warm sun, and heavy coats are stashed in the back of the closet. Now, dust off those gardening gloves so your green thumb can shine again. It's time to dig into the world of homegrown ...

What Is the Blood Type Diet? What the Food Plan Says About Eating Healthy - Newsweek

Nutritional Medicine - Mon, 2018-04-23 14:13

Newsweek

What Is the Blood Type Diet? What the Food Plan Says About Eating Healthy
Newsweek
Maria Bella, founder and registered dietitian at Top Balance Nutrition, a medical practice group in New York, told Newsweek that the diet promotes natural foods and encourages all blood types to exercise, points she agrees with. However, she disagrees ...

Opinion | 3 ways to avoid nutrition misinformation on the internet - Knoxville News Sentinel

Nutrition - Mon, 2018-04-23 14:00

Knoxville News Sentinel

Opinion | 3 ways to avoid nutrition misinformation on the internet
Knoxville News Sentinel
The effects of following misinformation can range in seriousness from wallet-draining to actually harming your health. In order to give reputable advice, a health professional needs to understand the full history and scope of the problem. One ...

Trump Administration Releases $609M in Energy Assistance - U.S. News & World Report

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2018-04-23 13:41

Trump Administration Releases $609M in Energy Assistance
U.S. News & World Report
... customers who cannot pay. King and Collins said in statement that the funding "is a matter of health and safety for many low-income families and seniors." "This funding is welcome news as these programs remain important lifelines that help prevent ...

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Gene linked to breastfeeding may have boosted survival of earliest Americans - Science Magazine

Vitamin Deficiency - Mon, 2018-04-23 13:33

Science Magazine

Gene linked to breastfeeding may have boosted survival of earliest Americans
Science Magazine
Researchers need to see whether there is a connection between the genes, says geneticist Tábita Hünemeier of the University of São Paulo in Brazil, who found selection for fatty acid genes in Native Americans and is not involved with the work. Hlukso ...

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Harvard's Wyss Institute launches NuProbe to facilitate global precision medicine - Longview News-Journal

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2018-04-23 13:13

Harvard's Wyss Institute launches NuProbe to facilitate global precision medicine
Longview News-Journal
developing innovative new engineering solutions for healthcare,. energy, architecture, robotics, and manufacturing that are translated. into commercial products and therapies through collaborations with. clinical investigators, corporate alliances, and ...

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New mobile app addresses depression in pregnant and postpartum ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Postpartum Depression - Mon, 2018-04-23 13:06

EurekAlert (press release)

New mobile app addresses depression in pregnant and postpartum ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Worcester, Mass. - A researcher at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has launched a mobile app that will give obstetric providers an important new tool for assessing perinatal depression in women and guiding them to treatment. Perinatal depression ...
New Mobile App Addresses Depression in Pregnant and ...WPI News
mHealth App Aims to Help Caregivers Identify Perinatal DepressionmHealthIntelligence.com

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April is National Soyfoods Month - Hiawatha World

Trans Fatty Acids - Mon, 2018-04-23 13:02

Hiawatha World

April is National Soyfoods Month
Hiawatha World
During April, National Soyfoods Month, consumers are reminded to include soyfoods as part of a well-balanced diet. "Soy is the only plant-based complete protein, and it is cholesterol-free and low in saturated fat," said Charlene Patton, a Topeka ...

Antidepressants equally effective across severity levels of social anxiety, OCD, PTSD - Healio

Depression - Mon, 2018-04-23 13:00

Antidepressants equally effective across severity levels of social anxiety, OCD, PTSD
Healio
Results from an individual patient data metaanalysis demonstrated that antidepressants are equally effective for all severity levels of social anxiety disorder, OCD and PTSD, but for generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder, the benefits are ...

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Spring and Chinese Medicine - Shoreline Times

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2018-04-23 12:42

Shoreline Times

Spring and Chinese Medicine
Shoreline Times
What can we do as we align with the principles of Chinese Medicine to support health and rejuvenation in this season of rebirth? Here are four suggestions: Eat green, bitter and sour: Chinese Medical theories view each season as having a corresponding ...

Pain management rarely means opioids for San Diego jail inmates - Los Angeles Times

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2018-04-23 12:37

Los Angeles Times

Pain management rarely means opioids for San Diego jail inmates
Los Angeles Times
... when nearly 1,000 inmates were prescribed more than 77,000 narcotic painkiller pills. "This really cleaned up the jails," said Dr. Alfred Joshua, the Sheriff's Department's chief medical officer who implemented the program in 2014. Sheriff's ...

Eat your fruits and vegetables - Folsom Telegraph

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2018-04-23 12:26

Folsom Telegraph

Eat your fruits and vegetables
Folsom Telegraph
Perhaps you are one of those people who research foods and their health properties. Perhaps you are one of those people who read the nutrition guides. Perhaps you are one of those people who use a Weight Watchers scanner on your phone to determine how ...

Magnesium Deficiency can cause Serious Health Problem - Weber Sentinel News

Mineral Deficiency - Mon, 2018-04-23 12:05

Weber Sentinel News

Magnesium Deficiency can cause Serious Health Problem
Weber Sentinel News
It also regulates nutrient levels, and keeps bones strong. Since this mineral is so important, it's best to stay on top of these eleven warning signs of magnesium deficiency… 1. Fatigue : Being tired and feeling lethargic is not uncommon, and it can ...

Magnesium Deficiency can cause Serious Health Problem - Weber Sentinel News

Nutrient Deficiency - Mon, 2018-04-23 12:05

Weber Sentinel News

Magnesium Deficiency can cause Serious Health Problem
Weber Sentinel News
I have recently had a brush with magnesium deficiency and the signs and symptoms of magnesium deficiency are vast. Some are subtle, while others can cause serious health problems. Many people who have a deficiency don't even know it, and a lot of ...

What is Bipolar Disorder? | POPSUGAR Fitness - POPSUGAR

Bipolar - Mon, 2018-04-23 12:03

POPSUGAR

What is Bipolar Disorder? | POPSUGAR Fitness
POPSUGAR
Mental illness is much more complicated than physical illness; after all, when the disorder is in your brain, there aren't any physical symptoms or blood tests you can run to reach a proper diagnosis. And while the conversation surrounding mental ...

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