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Source: World of Psychology & Mental Health

Newburyport :: MA :: USA | updated 2014-01-13 19:26:06 -0800 | health-news

Shame is inexorably tied to the question that many of us will eventually ask ourselves: Are we a human doing or a human being? In other words, is our value and appreciation for and about ourselves determined by what we...
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Breaking News: Short term aerobic exercise beneficial for brain health
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Dallas :: TX :: USA | updated 2013-11-13 07:52:38 -0800 | health-news

Exercise aids neuroplasticity in reducing biological and cognitive consequences in aging Physical exercise, especially aerobic exercise has been shown to provide a low cost regimen to reverse well documented cognitive declines including memory, executive function, visuospatial skills, and...
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Breaking News: Study finds drug industry 'exaggerated' swine flu risks for profit
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-13 09:08:05 -0800 | health-news

Large pharmaceutical companies are in business to make money, just like every other large corporation. So, when a new study published in BMJ finds the drug industry exaggerated the risk of swine flu (H1N1) and in turn made billions of...
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Breaking News: States have drawn more Obamacare enrollees than feds
 
Posted by: Robert Weller

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-11-15 12:34:34 -0800 | health-news

Fewer than 40,000 people have signed up for Obamacare, and not all of those have completed the process. The states running their own programs have reported 49,100 enrollments, and it does not include the nation’s most populous state California. The...
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Breaking News: Philippines' typhoon aftermath: A 'monumental' health disaster
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-15 09:31:29 -0800 | health-news

A storm of incredible strength and spreading disaster on an unimaginable scale tore through the Philippines Friday, leaving millions affected. While officials still don’t know the complete extent of the damage, they estimate 10,000 or more have died, with an...
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Breaking News: Obesity in older women linked to mortality and disability
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2013-11-14 10:14:29 -0800 | health-news

A bigger waist in older women associated to major chronic disease before age 85 Americans are getting older and most Americans that are aging are women. Almost 35 million Americans or one in eight are 65 years or older and...
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Breaking News: California companies recall 90 tons of salads, wraps over E. coli outbreak
 
Posted by: Nina Rai

Richmond :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-12 10:36:02 -0800 | health-news

An E. coli outbreak linked to at least 26 patients in three Western states has forced a nationwide recall of tons of prepackaged salads and sandwich wraps, the US Department of Agriculture said. Glass Onion Catering and Athertone Foods, Inc.,...
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Breaking News: Let's get real about our ridiculous standards of beauty; selling illusions (Video)
 
Posted by: VeronicaS

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2013-11-11 19:24:37 -0800 | health-news

We have convinced ourselves it is all about health and longevity but is it? Yes, there is an obesity epidemic in America but on the flip side of this is our obsession with what I like to call “the ridiculously...
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Posted by: JohnWilson935

Iowa City :: IA :: USA | updated 2013-11-11 17:57:02 -0800 | health-news

The Fallacy of Healthcare in the United States, ... that our Healthcare system delivers "health." Yes, "healthcare" is expensive. Health care spending in the US per capita is $8,608, the highest of any nation on earth. While we spend the...
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Breaking News: Allergy falsehoods revealed
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Columbus :: OH :: USA | updated 2013-11-10 10:47:35 -0800 | health-news

Common myths and misconceptions exposed during a myth-busting workshop Allergies are a common occurrence in everyday life in many people’s lives, and misinformation about these allergies may be accepted but not are correct and can lead may who follow this...
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Breaking News: President should exempt junk insurance from Obamacare (Opinion)
 
Posted by: Robert Weller

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-11-13 03:30:59 -0800 | health-news

President Barack Obama has tried to expand health insurance for his people but has met obstacle after obstacle. Here is a chance to clear the path. His planners miscalculated and promised no one would lose their policy, no matter how...
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Breaking News: COPD linked to an increased risk of MCI
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Rochester :: MN :: USA | updated 2013-11-13 14:42:44 -0800 | health-news

Balwinder Singh, MD, Research Physician and Master’s Scholar, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester and colleagues examined the association of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and MCI subtype: Amnestic MCI and non-amnestic...
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Breaking News: Trans fats: Why the FDA's ‘generally recognized as safe' label is misleading
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-12 15:46:11 -0800 | health-news

When the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) puts its Generally Recognized As Safe or GRAS label on something, you would assume it’s a safe product. But you could be wrong. As the agency’s latest decision to remove that designation from...
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Breaking News: Aerobic exercise may be the answer for obesity in teen girls
 
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Pittsburgh :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-11-08 07:22:15 -0800 | health-news

Aerobic exercise appears far better when it comes to cutting health risks linked to obesity According to the CDC obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents in the past 30 years. The percentage of adolescents aged...
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Breaking News: Experts tout weight-loss surgery as 'low risk' option for obese teens
 
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2013-11-10 03:59:02 -0800 | health-news

US researchers, led by investigators with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, want to allay parent’s safety concerns when it comes to their children and bariatric weight-loss surgery. They’ve determined the risks of health complications in adolescents who receive...
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