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Guest Opinion: Community working hard to prevent opioid abuse and addiction - Fall River Herald News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2017-02-16 19:51

Guest Opinion: Community working hard to prevent opioid abuse and addiction
Fall River Herald News
First, there is a growing recognition that medical prescription of opioids is too often the starting point for far too many patients who, once addicted to prescription drugs, turn to cheaper and even more dangerous street drugs. That recognition ...

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Summit to examine strategy against meth use - Great Falls Tribune

Meth Addiction - Thu, 2017-02-16 19:16

Great Falls Tribune

Summit to examine strategy against meth use
Great Falls Tribune
Perhaps the greatest cost of drug addiction is the chronic health issues addicts often incur over time, said Scott Schandelson, emergency services director and registered nurse at Benefis. Most of the time, people don't come to the hospital to treat ...

NUTRITION: Canned, frozen fruits and veggies a good option in winter - Wicked Local Kingston

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-02-16 19:00

NUTRITION: Canned, frozen fruits and veggies a good option in winter
Wicked Local Kingston
Contrary to what some people think, canned and frozen vegetables do have the same nutritional value. "The fruits and vegetables are picked at the peak of their ripeness and processed immediately. Depending on the food item, the freezing or canning ...

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Quadriplegic shares struggles after opioid addiction nearly killed him - fox5sandiego.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2017-02-16 19:00

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Quadriplegic shares struggles after opioid addiction nearly killed him
fox5sandiego.com
Sherrie says she knew he occasionally drank alcohol but never had any indication he was popping prescription pain pills. In the early 2000's, it wasn't a conversation most families were having. “At the time of Aaron's overdose, Purdue Pharma, the maker ...
How aggressive tactics by the makers of OxyContin helped create a crisisThe Morning Journal

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NUTRITION: Canned, frozen fruits and veggies a good option in winter - Wicked Local Marion

Fruits and Vegetables - Thu, 2017-02-16 19:00

NUTRITION: Canned, frozen fruits and veggies a good option in winter
Wicked Local Marion
Three out of four Americans already eat a diet low in fresh fruits and vegetables, and during the winter months, most people eat even less, according to the ...

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How to Boost Your Body's Energy All Day - Consumer Reports - ConsumerReports.org

Energy Medicine - Thu, 2017-02-16 18:58

How to Boost Your Body's Energy All Day - Consumer Reports
ConsumerReports.org
A few changes in your daily routine might be all you need to fight fatigue. Consumer Reports offers these tips to show you how to boost your energy all day long.

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Pilot study shows stable insulin production in type 1 diabetes - Medical Xpress

Diabetes - Thu, 2017-02-16 18:57

Pilot study shows stable insulin production in type 1 diabetes
Medical Xpress
Their natural production of insulin remained at a stable level. The six ... The way in which type 1 diabetes progresses differs between individuals for many reasons, and this means that it is not necessary to find a treatment that has excellent effects ...

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Clinical trial for new innovative osteoarthritis drug - Medical Xpress

Athritis - Thu, 2017-02-16 18:57

Medical Xpress

Clinical trial for new innovative osteoarthritis drug
Medical Xpress
"This drug has huge potential to provide an effective treatment for OA. A reliable and easy way to treat OA has clear potential to save large amounts of money for the NHS and greatly improve the lifestyle and health of patients. "Working with research ...

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Texas Moms Are Secretly Using Marijuana to Battle Postpartum Depression - TheFix.com

Postpartum Depression - Thu, 2017-02-16 18:52

TheFix.com

Texas Moms Are Secretly Using Marijuana to Battle Postpartum Depression
TheFix.com
Therapy and personal support are often suggested as early treatment for the condition, but a growing number of new mothers in Austin, Texas are turning to marijuana to contend with the emotional pain of postpartum depression. Though it's proven ...

Local Chiropractor at Reed Chiropractic Clinic Encourages February Focus on Heart Health - P&T Community

Heart Disease - Thu, 2017-02-16 18:28

Local Chiropractor at Reed Chiropractic Clinic Encourages February Focus on Heart Health
P&T Community
16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Those who are at ... Combined with other sensible habits, chiropractic ...
February is American Heart MonthMint Hill Times

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The mad puzzle of Gore Verbinski's 'A Cure for Wellness' - Los Angeles Times

Dental Amalgams - Thu, 2017-02-16 17:44

Los Angeles Times

The mad puzzle of Gore Verbinski's 'A Cure for Wellness'
Los Angeles Times
Or perhaps Paolo Sorrentino's drama “Youth,” which, like “A Cure for Wellness,” takes place almost entirely at a luxurious Swiss spa, albeit one with fewer flesh-eating aquatic serpents and bloody dentist's drills in evidence. ... Like the setting of ...
Gore Verbinski's 'A Cure for Wellness' requires a strong stomachMissoula Independent

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Meth in Maine Part 2 | WABI TV5 - WABI

Meth Addiction - Thu, 2017-02-16 17:40

WABI

Meth in Maine Part 2 | WABI TV5
WABI
Acadia hospital is just one of the places across Maine working with addicts to help beat addiction. Doctor Vijay Amarendran works at the hospital and expla.

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Put a twist on breakfast with pumpkin chia pudding - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Trans Fatty Acids - Thu, 2017-02-16 17:39

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Put a twist on breakfast with pumpkin chia pudding
TheChronicleHerald.ca
Garnish as desired with a dollop of yogurt, a tablespoon of pumpkin seeds for crunch, a drizzle of maple syrup and your favourite fruit for serving. Nutrition information per serving: 190 calories; 103 calories from fat; 11 g fat (2 g saturated; 0 g ...

Climate Change Is Transforming the World's Food Supply - Live Science

Nutrient Deficiency - Thu, 2017-02-16 17:36

Live Science

Climate Change Is Transforming the World's Food Supply
Live Science
ATLANTA — Climate change is poised to affect the world's food supply in three key ways, experts say. "There will be impacts on the quantity, quality and location ...

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7 Best Anti-Aging Night Creams for Every Skin Type - StyleCaster

Anti-Aging - Thu, 2017-02-16 16:57

StyleCaster

7 Best Anti-Aging Night Creams for Every Skin Type
StyleCaster
We're just going to ask the questions all of you are constantly wondering: Why the hell are anti-aging products so insanely confusing? Is it too much to ask that someone just tell us exactly what to slap on our faces to make us look like glowing ...

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Method developed by biomedical scientists could help in treatment of several diseases - EurekAlert (press release)

Heart Disease - Thu, 2017-02-16 16:49

EurekAlert (press release)

Method developed by biomedical scientists could help in treatment of several diseases
EurekAlert (press release)
Sika Zheng, an assistant professor of biomedical sciences in the School of Medicine at the University of California, Riverside, and colleagues now report in the journal RNA (volume 23, no.3, March 2017 issue) that they have come up with a method in the ...

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NM Senate Passes Legislation to Protect LGBTQ Youth From Abusive Practice of Conversion Therapy - Human Rights Campaign (blog)

Psychiatry - Thu, 2017-02-16 16:28

NM Senate Passes Legislation to Protect LGBTQ Youth From Abusive Practice of Conversion Therapy
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
“This crucially important legislation will help protect LGBTQ youth in New Mexico from a pseudoscience denounced by every mainstream medical and mental health association. For the sake of some of the state's most vulnerable ... In February 2016, the ...

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Omega 3 (EPA/DHA) market Analysis Forecast to 2021, by Regions ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Omega 3 - Thu, 2017-02-16 16:19

Omega 3 (EPA/DHA) market Analysis Forecast to 2021, by Regions ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
Omega 3 (EPA/DHA) market analysis of an industry is a crucial thing for various stakeholders like investors, CEOs, traders, suppliers and others. The Omega 3 ...

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The extreme, dangerous and absurd diets of Hollywood's elite: How the biggest stars of the 20th century ingested ... - Daily Mail

Nutrient Deficiency - Thu, 2017-02-16 15:41

Daily Mail

The extreme, dangerous and absurd diets of Hollywood's elite: How the biggest stars of the 20th century ingested ...
Daily Mail
'The tapeworm can also lead to the malabsorption of nutrients and can cause nutrient deficiency.' The effects of the tapeworm diet was not the focus of attention after Callas lost the weight however. It was her newly thin figure. Lauded by those in the ...

Frankford gets $60K water grant in exchange for fluoridation - Coastal Point

Fluoridation - Thu, 2017-02-16 15:19

Frankford gets $60K water grant in exchange for fluoridation
Coastal Point
Town Solicitor Chad Lingenfelter said Frankford is the only municipality in Delaware that does not yet have fluoride in its water. According to statistics provided at the meeting, as of 2012, 86 percent of all Delaware residents received fluoride ...

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