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Asbestos lurking - Colorado Springs Independent

Carcinogens - 39 min 42 sec ago

Asbestos lurking
Colorado Springs Independent
Lehermeier says the material, discovered in the ground less than 10 feet deep, was identified as non-friable asbestos, less dangerous than friable asbestos, which if inhaled is a known carcinogen. "Utilities and City personnel have taken steps to ...

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Changes proposed for nutrition labels on most U.S. food - Las Cruces Sun-News

Nutrition - 2 hours 39 min ago

Las Cruces Sun-News

Changes proposed for nutrition labels on most U.S. food
Las Cruces Sun-News
Update daily values for nutrients like sodium, dietary fiber and Vitamin D to help consumers understand the nutrition information in the context of a total daily diet. Require manufacturers to declare the amount of potassium and Vitamin D on the label ...

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What are the health benefits of coconut oil? - Medical News Today

Trans Fatty Acids - 2 hours 47 min ago

Medical News Today

What are the health benefits of coconut oil?
Medical News Today
Tom Brenna, a professor of nutritional sciences at Cornell University's College of Human Ecology, states that all coconut oils are not created equal.4 Partially hydrogenated coconut oil is just as harmful as other highly processed oils containing trans ...

War on polio: Is it all spiraling out of control for Pakistan? - DAWN.com

Vaccines and Vaccination - 3 hours 3 min ago

War on polio: Is it all spiraling out of control for Pakistan?
DAWN.com
The Minister of State for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar in her statement to the board said, “…64 polio teams and police officials guarding them have been killed whereas 47 have suffered serious injuries.” But violent resistance to the ...

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SlimGenics Announces Flagship Sponsorship of the American Cancer Society ... - NEWS.GNOM.ES

Nutrition and Cancer - 3 hours 4 min ago

SlimGenics Announces Flagship Sponsorship of the American Cancer Society ...
NEWS.GNOM.ES
As a leader in nutritionally based weight loss counseling through their innovative STEP™ Program, SlimGenics is proud to partner with the ACS in the fight to end breast cancer, while raising awareness of the long-term health benefits of proper ...

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Categories: Cancer News

Nottinghamshire grandfather's cancer treatment on hold - because company ... - Nottingham Post

Alternative Cancer Treatment - 3 hours 36 min ago

Nottingham Post

Nottinghamshire grandfather's cancer treatment on hold - because company ...
Nottingham Post
He was being given the drug, which is also known as Bacillus Calmette-Guerin, every four months to help stop the cancer returning. There is no alternative treatment so now all the doctors at Queen's Medical Centre can do is monitor him to see whether ...

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Devil and the deep blue sea: how Mediterranean migrant disaster unfolded - The Guardian

Vaccines and Vaccination - 3 hours 50 min ago

The Guardian

Devil and the deep blue sea: how Mediterranean migrant disaster unfolded
The Guardian
So Ahmad, who had returned to Gaza from Israeli prison in 2012, crossed the Rafah border into Egypt with three members of his family who had been injured during the most recent war with Israel, taking advantage of Egypt's agreement to allow medical ...

Eat tomatoes to curb prostate cancer risk - Pocono Record

Cancer Fighting Foods - 4 hours 4 min ago

Eat tomatoes to curb prostate cancer risk
Pocono Record
More Research Shows that Tomatoes Fight Prostate Cancer -- Eat 10 portions of tomatoes each week and reduce your chances of prostate cancer by 18 percent, say researchers at the Universities of Bristol, Cambridge and Oxford. The researchers reviewed ...

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October is ADHD Awareness Month - Pocono Record

ADHD - 4 hours 4 min ago

October is ADHD Awareness Month
Pocono Record
The theme for this year's ADHD Awareness Month is “The Many Faces of ADHD.” Promoters of the month-long observance stress that a diagnosis of ADHD affects not only the individual with the disorder, but also their families and friends, which makes ...

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Bipolar Disorder - The West University Buzz

Bipolar - Tue, 2014-09-30 23:12

The West University Buzz

Bipolar Disorder
The West University Buzz
Bipolar disorder is a chronic mental illness that results in unusual and dramatic shifts from the lows of depression to the highs of mania. Cycles of manic and depressive moods may follow an irregular pattern that can last from one day to months and ...
Clinical practice study supports ISBD recommendationsmedwireNews

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Freezing fruits and vegetables saves time, money and waste - Highlands Today

Fruits and Vegetables - Tue, 2014-09-30 23:04

Freezing fruits and vegetables saves time, money and waste
Highlands Today
Freezing fruits and vegetables saves time, money and waste. Freezing extra foods and vegetables saves time, waste and money. VANESSA CACERES Central Florida's Agri-Leader Published: October 1, 2014. For the longest time, I'd buy my produce bounty ...

Comment: Is marijuana more addictive than alcohol? - SBS

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:51

SBS

Comment: Is marijuana more addictive than alcohol?
SBS
You intend to maintain your weapons-grade professional trajectory, balancing it alongside a rigorous weekend mountain-biking regimen. You plan to toke, that is, in moderation. But how much is too much? For this, you must know: Is marijuana less ...

Effective implementation of nine-valent HPV vaccination could prevent majority ... - Healio

Carcinogens - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:45

Effective implementation of nine-valent HPV vaccination could prevent majority ...
Healio
The researchers evaluated the collective incidence of persistent infection, the proportion of CIN/ adenocarcinoma in situ linked to specific carcinogenic HPV genotypes, and the proportion of CIN/adenocarcinoma in situ lesions that may be prevented by ...

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Categories: Cancer News

Tell daughter the facts of life and buy a book - Detroit Free Press

Carcinogens - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:36

Detroit Free Press

Tell daughter the facts of life and buy a book
Detroit Free Press
Dear Inexperienced: Smoking would be a deal-breaker for many nonsmokers (and letting people smoke in your car is exposing you to carcinogens). It is a rude red flag if your date cannot make it through a meal without taking a smoke break. (If this ...
Ask Amy: How to tell daughter 'facts of life'Arizona Daily Star

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Categories: Cancer News

Personal Accounts: How I Learned to Live With Schizophrenia - Psychiatric Services (subscription)

Orthomolecular Medicine - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:31

Personal Accounts: How I Learned to Live With Schizophrenia
Psychiatric Services (subscription)
I will tell you about them and about how my own creative nature as an artist, playwright, and poet helped me deal with this illness with the help of my orthomolecular psychiatrist. He vastly improved the quality of my life and helped save it. Now let ...

Fish oil supplements have little effect on irregular heartbeat - myfoxny.com

Heart Disease - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:23

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Fish oil supplements have little effect on irregular heartbeat
myfoxny.com
He added that recent studies have found no benefit from fish oil supplements in people with heart disease who are being optimally treated and whose heart is working normally. "However, people with poor heart function ... "What is better and should be ...

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Prenatal Supplement Samples Now Offered By NutriGold - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Vitamins - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:17

Prenatal Supplement Samples Now Offered By NutriGold
GlobeNewswire (press release)
... complex carbohydrates (beta-1,3-glucans and mannans), dietary fiber, and glutathione. It does not contain any vitamins or minerals in the synthetic form. Prenatal Multi GOLD™ does not contain any animal-derived ingredients and is, therefore ...

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Alternative medicine therapies can help with joint pain - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Nutritional Medicine - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:14

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Alternative medicine therapies can help with joint pain
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
There are a number of nutritional supplements that may help with chronic joint pain, including glucosamine sulphate, chondroitin sulphate, niacin, zinc, folate, selenium, vitamin B6 and vitamin B12. Manganese has also been shown to help with joint pain ...

Alternative medicine therapies can help with joint pain - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Athritis - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:14

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Alternative medicine therapies can help with joint pain
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Knee pain, ankle pain, elbow pain and wrist pain can come from a number of causes including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, tendonitis and injury. This can be some of the ... Treating chronic pain usually involves several approaches ...

What you need to know about the Ebola outbreak - Times of India

Heart Disease - Tue, 2014-09-30 22:13

Times of India

What you need to know about the Ebola outbreak
Times of India
He said that the United States would help Liberia in the construction of as many as 17 Ebola treatment centers in the region, with about 1,700 beds, and will also open a joint command operation to coordinate the international effort to combat the ...
Ebola: What you need to knowThe Seattle Times

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