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More Than 100 Nobel Laureates Demand Greenpeace End Anti-GMO Crusade - Huffington Post

Nutritional Medicine - 41 min 41 sec ago

More Than 100 Nobel Laureates Demand Greenpeace End Anti-GMO Crusade
Huffington Post
The growing number of signatories pointed to Greenpeace's ardent resistance to the use of Vitamin-A enhanced Golden Rice, a GMO strain meant to alleviate nutritional deficiencies in the developing world. The laureates allege in the letter that the ...

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Nestlé: Reformulation could stall without EU-wide nutrition strategy - FoodNavigator.com

Trans Fatty Acids - 42 min ago

Nestlé: Reformulation could stall without EU-wide nutrition strategy
FoodNavigator.com
Nestlé wants strict regulation on industrial trans-fatty acids – “the case is very clear”, said Vandewaetere – but has raised concerns regarding sugar reformulation , for example. In the past two years the firm has removed 8,600 tonnes of sugar from ...

Your Migraine May Come From Vitamin Deficiency, Study Finds - Nigeria Today

Vitamin Deficiency - 1 hour 39 min ago

Nigeria Today

Your Migraine May Come From Vitamin Deficiency, Study Finds
Nigeria Today
Either way, migraines are not a pleasant experience, and people who get them are always on the lookout for new findings of potential causes and cures. Scientists have recently discovered that vitamin deficiency is one of the causes for migraines, which ...

Vitamin D Deficiency as a Potential Marker of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. - UroToday

Vitamin Deficiency - 2 hours 52 min ago

Vitamin D Deficiency as a Potential Marker of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.
UroToday
To determine whether prostatic volumes and urinary flow changes were higher in Chinese old men with vitamin D deficiency than in those without vitamin D deficiency. This was an observational case-control study of 224 old Chinese men. End-point ...

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Ontario company's expansion into Medicine Hat now on hold - Medicine Hat News

Energy Medicine - 3 hours 10 min ago

Ontario company's expansion into Medicine Hat now on hold
Medicine Hat News
Blagojevic was also quoted saying Medicine Hat was well positioned to take advantage of shifts in energy markets from hydro-carbon production to electricity generation. “The city has a history of generating power and selling that power,” said ...

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Engine prototypes to be built here - Medicine Hat News

Energy Medicine - 3 hours 10 min ago

Engine prototypes to be built here
Medicine Hat News
Two former Canadian Snowbird jets will take up roost in Medicine Hat to test locally built prototype turbine engines, the principles in the enterprise announced on Thursday to the media as Alberta's Economic Development minister looked on. Atlantis ...

Study focuses on critical proteins involved in ovarian cancer biology - News-Medical.net

Energy Medicine - 3 hours 17 min ago

Study focuses on critical proteins involved in ovarian cancer biology
News-Medical.net
"Historically, cancer's been looked at as a disease of the genome," said Karin Rodland, a senior author of the study and chief scientist for biomedical research at PNNL, a U.S. Department of Energy laboratory. "But that genome has to express itself in ...

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More than 100 Nobel laureates take on Greenpeace over 'anti-science' opposition to GMO food - South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

More than 100 Nobel laureates take on Greenpeace over 'anti-science' opposition to GMO food
South China Morning Post
More than 100 Nobel laureates have signed a letter urging Greenpeace to end its opposition to genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The letter asks Greenpeace to cease its efforts to block introduction of a genetically engineered strain of rice that ...

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OPKO Health to Acquire Transition Therapeutics - Business Wire (press release)

Diabetes - 4 hours 16 min ago

OPKO Health to Acquire Transition Therapeutics
Business Wire (press release)
... of oxyntomodulin drug candidates for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity. OPKO's MOD-6031, currently in a phase 1 study, is a once weekly oxyntomodulin with a proprietary delivery system to slowly release the natural oxyntomodulin, which ...

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Homegrown Tomatoes - Beebe News

Nutrient Deficiency - Wed, 2016-06-29 23:29

Homegrown Tomatoes
Beebe News
A. Many conditions may cause these symptoms, including spider mites, diseases, and nutrient deficiencies. Examine the underside of the leaves for small, red to greenish mites. If you find mites, treat with two to three applications of insecticides at ...

Testosterone Therapy May Boost Older Men's Sex Lives - Bloomington Pantagraph

Heart Disease - Wed, 2016-06-29 23:28

Bloomington Pantagraph

Testosterone Therapy May Boost Older Men's Sex Lives
Bloomington Pantagraph
All men experience a natural decline in testosterone levels as they age. That causes a decrease in energy and sex drive ... Treatment with testosterone gel can cost between $200 and $400 a month, Trost said, while regular testosterone injections run ...

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Testosterone Therapy May Boost Older Men's Sex Lives - Santa Maria Times (subscription)

Energy Medicine - Wed, 2016-06-29 23:25

Santa Maria Times (subscription)

Testosterone Therapy May Boost Older Men's Sex Lives
Santa Maria Times (subscription)
Anawalt, who reviewed the study's findings, is a professor of endocrinology with University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle. "Men treated with ... That causes a decrease in energy and sex drive in some, the study authors said. A low ...

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Omega-3 PUFA biomarkers demonstrate benefits for fatal CHD - News-Medical.net

Omega 3 - Wed, 2016-06-29 23:15

Omega-3 PUFA biomarkers demonstrate benefits for fatal CHD
News-Medical.net
Regular consumption of seafood and plant-based omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) could help lower the risk of fatal coronary heart disease (CHD), confirm findings from a pooled analysis of 19 studies. The studies, which included 45,637 ...

Analysis: Legal pot sales could top $500 million - Arizona Daily Sun

Marijuana Addiction - Wed, 2016-06-29 23:08

Arizona Daily Sun

Analysis: Legal pot sales could top $500 million
Arizona Daily Sun
PHOENIX -- Arizonans would buy nearly $500 million worth of marijuana a year by 2020 if voters agree in November to allows its use here for recreational purposes, according to a new report. The study by the staff of the Joint Legislative Budget ...

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The role of sleep in bipolar disorder - Dove Medical Press

Bipolar - Wed, 2016-06-29 21:37

The role of sleep in bipolar disorder
Dove Medical Press
Abstract: Bipolar disorder is a serious mental illness characterized by alternating periods of elevated and depressed mood. Sleep disturbances in bipolar disorder are present during all stages of the condition and exert a negative impact on overall ...

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University study reveals link between ADHD medication and substance use in adolescence - The Michigan Daily

ADHD - Wed, 2016-06-29 21:29

University study reveals link between ADHD medication and substance use in adolescence
The Michigan Daily
According to a recent University of Michigan study, duration, type of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder medication and age of ADHD onset are strongly correlated to substance use during the adolescent years. Sean McCabe, research professor for ...

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Two doctors caught in federal crackdown on pill-pushing - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2016-06-29 21:22

Two doctors caught in federal crackdown on pill-pushing
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Both cases illustrate the federal government's continued push to pursue pill mill doctors as part of a nationwide effort to stem heroin and painkiller abuse. “Eight out of 10 heroin addicts do start with prescription pills,” said Patrick Trainor, a U.S ...

5 things to know about proposed marijuana cultivation center - Wicked Local Easton

Marijuana Addiction - Wed, 2016-06-29 20:42

Wicked Local Easton

5 things to know about proposed marijuana cultivation center
Wicked Local Easton
When she asks how they started on the addiction path, “95 percent of the time they say they started with alcohol or marijuana.” In 2011, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services conducted a survey and found that 43 percent of high school ...
No stink about it: Easton residents concerned about marijuana facilityEnterprise News

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New 3D-printing uses cow cartilage to create tissue patches for arthritis patients - ETHealthWorld.com

Athritis - Wed, 2016-06-29 20:07

ETHealthWorld.com

New 3D-printing uses cow cartilage to create tissue patches for arthritis patients
ETHealthWorld.com
(Photo Courtesy: Getty Images) WASHINGTON: Scientists have developed a new 3D-printing process that uses strands of cow cartilage as bio-ink, an advance that may help create tissue patches for worn out joints in arthritis patients. Cartilage is a good ...

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Former addict hopes to transform historic Arlington school into drug recovery center - Q13 FOX

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2016-06-29 19:48

Q13 FOX

Former addict hopes to transform historic Arlington school into drug recovery center
Q13 FOX
Once a prescription pill addict, Wright now wants to transform the Trafton School into a drug recovery center. “These are somebody's kids, somebody's parents,” Wright said. Wright's goal is to create more than just a rehab center. The center will be ...

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