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Oakland and Renewable Diesel: 'Not a Single Downside' - NGT News

Trans Fatty Acids - Mon, 2018-03-26 05:53

NGT News

Oakland and Renewable Diesel: 'Not a Single Downside'
NGT News
RD differs from biodiesel, often qualified as FAME biodiesel (for “fatty acid methyl ester”), in that its production is based on hydrogenation rather than esterification. The latter, say RD advocates, results in a fuel that's susceptible to cold ...

Hep C Compounds Alcoholism's Effect on Brain Volume - Neurology Advisor

Alcoholism - Mon, 2018-03-26 05:49

Hep C Compounds Alcoholism's Effect on Brain Volume
Neurology Advisor
HealthDay News — Alcohol dependence has deleterious effects on frontal cortical volumes that are compounded by hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and drug dependence, according to a study published online March 14 in JAMA Psychiatry. Edith V. Sullivan ...

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'Financial health' is good medicine in mental health care - Medical Xpress

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2018-03-26 05:48

Medical Xpress

'Financial health' is good medicine in mental health care
Medical Xpress
"Poor people face enormous difficulties paying their utility bills and are at high risk of having their service disconnected," she explains. "The negative health consequences of living without lights, heat, hot water, or cooking facilities are profound ...

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Losing limbs to a terrible disease - San Antonio Express-News

Diabetes - Mon, 2018-03-26 05:12

San Antonio Express-News

Losing limbs to a terrible disease
San Antonio Express-News
Telling low-income folks with diabetes to “just eat right and exercise” — a feat even for the affluent — is unrealistic, Bridger said. All these factors combine to create what all agree is the main factor driving in the high rate of Hispanic diabetic ...

SetPoint Medical Announces US Pilot Trial to Evaluate First Bioelectronic Device to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis - Business Wire (press release)

Athritis - Mon, 2018-03-26 05:01

Business Wire (press release)

SetPoint Medical Announces US Pilot Trial to Evaluate First Bioelectronic Device to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis
Business Wire (press release)
“Despite the effectiveness of biologic and targeted agents for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, many patients either do not respond, lose therapeutic response or are intolerant to these agents,” said Mark C. Genovese, MD, principal investigator ...

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'I had everything a human being could ever ask for, but I felt utterly alone': I was a physician dying of alcoholism ... - Metro

Alcoholism - Mon, 2018-03-26 05:00

Metro

'I had everything a human being could ever ask for, but I felt utterly alone': I was a physician dying of alcoholism ...
Metro
The fight to continue to drink alcohol, and occasionally not to drink, over the prior 15 years had been a spectacular one. Despite nine treatments for alcoholism, eight arrests for driving under the influence, over a year in jail, a divorce, loss of ...

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Tired of belly fat? Here are five home-made remedies to get rid of the 'visceral fat' - Times Now

Diabetes - Mon, 2018-03-26 04:56

Times Now

Tired of belly fat? Here are five home-made remedies to get rid of the 'visceral fat'
Times Now
While everyone wants to look their best, getting rid of the 'visceral' belly fat is also beneficial for one's long-term health. Belly fat is known to increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and also breast cancer in women. And if you are ...

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South Africa shocked by deaths of 144 psychiatric patients - Herald ... - Herald-Whig

Psychiatry - Mon, 2018-03-26 04:50

Herald-Whig

South Africa shocked by deaths of 144 psychiatric patients - Herald ...
Herald-Whig
In this photo taken Monday, March 19, 2018, family members of victims of the Esidimeni tragedy, and their legal representatives, hug and wish one another well at the end of an enquiry into the tragedy in Johannesburg. The deaths of 144 psychiatric ...

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Stephen Fry discusses mental health and battle with bipolar disorder ... - The Independent

Bipolar - Mon, 2018-03-26 04:39

The Independent

Stephen Fry discusses mental health and battle with bipolar disorder ...
The Independent
Stephen Fry has spoken out about the struggles that he's faced throughout his life dealing with mental health issues, stating: “I'm not going to kid myself that it's cured.” At the age of 37, the comedian, actor and writer was diagnosed with bipolar ...

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South Africa shocked by deaths of 144 psychiatric patients - ABC News

Psychiatry - Mon, 2018-03-26 04:18

ABC News

South Africa shocked by deaths of 144 psychiatric patients
ABC News
Mangena was one of at least 144 psychiatric patients who died after South Africa's Gauteng provincial government hastily transferred 1,711 state-funded psychiatric patients in 2015 and 2016 from Life Esidimeni, a private health care provider, to other ...

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wfmynews2.com | VERIFY: How Should You Wash Fruits and ... - WFMYNews2.com

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2018-03-26 04:03

WFMYNews2.com

wfmynews2.com | VERIFY: How Should You Wash Fruits and ...
WFMYNews2.com
If you don't wash them properly, then yes. So, what is the proper way to wash fruits and vegetables? That's a question WFMY News 2 production assistant Lauren Price wanted verified. VERIFY SOURCES. A quick Google search brings up numerous ideas ...

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Is It Time to Give Up on Fish Oil? - New York Times

Omega 3 - Mon, 2018-03-26 04:00

New York Times

Is It Time to Give Up on Fish Oil?
New York Times
For example, a comprehensive analysis conducted by Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian and Eric Rimm of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health found that eating two servings of fatty fish a week — equal to about two grams of omega-3 fatty acids — lowered ...

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