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Personal and social concerns motivate organic food buyers - YottaFire

Organic Food - Fri, 2013-12-27 04:51

Personal and social concerns motivate organic food buyers
YottaFire
PULLMAN, Wash. – Predicting whether consumers will purchase organic or conventional food is a multimillion dollar gamble within the food sector. A novel paper by Washington State University College of Business researchers will help advertisers more ...

Why do doctors abuse prescription drugs? 'Self-medication' is key reason - YottaFire

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2013-12-27 04:51

Why do doctors abuse prescription drugs? 'Self-medication' is key reason
YottaFire
Philadelphia, Pa. – Doctors who abuse prescription drugs often do so for “self-medication”—whether for physical or emotional pain or stress relief, reports a study in the Journal of Addiction Medicine, the official journal of the American Society of ...

How Your Food Habits Contribute to Violence Toward People, Animals, and the ... - One Green Planet

Diabetes - Fri, 2013-12-27 04:44

How Your Food Habits Contribute to Violence Toward People, Animals, and the ...
One Green Planet
How it contributes violence towards animals: Factory farming crams thousands of animals into tiny cages, sheds, or filthy feedlots depriving them of all their natural instincts. It's about maximum output with minimum costs, and all at the animals' expense.

A Dietitian's Perspective on Cannabis - Leafly

Nutritional Medicine - Fri, 2013-12-27 04:29

A Dietitian's Perspective on Cannabis
Leafly
Cannabis can save the world. A bold statement perhaps, but potentially true nonetheless. As a dietitian, when I look at the cannabis plant, I first see its nutritional value as a vegetable, loaded with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. I also know ...

Chemist Direct recommends daily intake of the 'sunshine' vitamin D for ... - PR Web (press release)

Nutrient Deficiency - Fri, 2013-12-27 04:06

Chemist Direct recommends daily intake of the 'sunshine' vitamin D for ...
PR Web (press release)
The body normally synthesizes vitamin D in the skin following exposure to sunlight; however, when vitamin D concentrations stored in the body become deficient, the bones, organs, tissues and nerve receptors start breaking down their proper functions ...

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Chemist Direct recommends daily intake of the 'sunshine' vitamin D for ... - PR Web (press release)

Vitamin Deficiency - Fri, 2013-12-27 04:06

Chemist Direct recommends daily intake of the 'sunshine' vitamin D for ...
PR Web (press release)
The body normally synthesizes vitamin D in the skin following exposure to sunlight; however, when vitamin D concentrations stored in the body become deficient, the bones, organs, tissues and nerve receptors start breaking down their proper functions.

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Pill to fight cocaine addiction closer to reality - Economic Times

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2013-12-27 03:58

Economic Times

Pill to fight cocaine addiction closer to reality
Economic Times
Researchers led by Pitt neuroscience professor Yan Dong used rat models to examine the effects of cocaine addiction and withdrawal on nerve cells in the nucleus accumbens, a small region in the brain that is commonly associated with reward, emotion, ...

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