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These Pills Could Be Next US Drug Epidemic, Public Health Officials Say - The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 23:17

The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)

These Pills Could Be Next US Drug Epidemic, Public Health Officials Say
The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)
The growing use of anti-anxiety pills reminds some doctors of the early days of the opioid crisis. Considered relatively safe and non-addictive by the general public and many doctors, Xanax, Valium, Ativan and Klonopin have been prescribed to millions ...

Nitrate-Cured Meats Linked to Manic Episodes - MedPage Today

Bipolar - Tue, 2018-07-17 23:01

MedPage Today

Nitrate-Cured Meats Linked to Manic Episodes
MedPage Today
Among those with a history of psychiatric disorders, people who reported eating a history of dried meats cured with nitrates had increased odds of currently experiencing mania, a principal feature of bipolar disorder (adjusted odds ratio 3.49, 95% CI 2 ...
Beef jerky and other processed meats associated with manic episodesMedical Xpress
Processed meats such as hotdogs may increase the risk of manic personality episodes, study findsDaily Mail
Eating salamis, hot dogs can lead to manic episodesThe Tribune

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Categories: Bipolar News

Hope4Cancer: Mexico's Premier Alternative Non Toxic Cancer Treatment Center & Review Of Therapy - Digital Journal

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Tue, 2018-07-17 22:31

Hope4Cancer: Mexico's Premier Alternative Non Toxic Cancer Treatment Center & Review Of Therapy
Digital Journal
Hope4Cancer is offering non-toxic cancer treatment for patients who want a safe and effective alternative to traditional methods such as radiation therapy and chemotherapy. It is the top non-toxic alternative cancer treatment center in Mexico. If you ...

Categories: Cancer News

ECU researchers studying premature deaths - Greenville Daily Reflector

Heart Disease - Tue, 2018-07-17 22:17

Greenville Daily Reflector

ECU researchers studying premature deaths
Greenville Daily Reflector
Each year, more than 900,000 Americans die prematurely from the five leading causes of death: Heart disease, cancer, chronic respiratory disease, stroke and accidental injuries. In 2016, a total of 3,678 Pitt County residents died from those top causes.

Patches for all women - News24

Osteoporosis - Tue, 2018-07-17 22:01

News24

Patches for all women
News24
IN honour of women, an all natural, homeopathic, “Mother Of Nature Tincture” transdermal range has been launched. It is safe, easy and convenient to use and contains all-natural ... Such a treatment can replace the burden of taking up to eight pills a ...

Curing Skin Cancer with HDR brachytherapy at the Maroone Cancer Center - Palm Beach Post

Diabetes - Tue, 2018-07-17 22:00

Palm Beach Post

Curing Skin Cancer with HDR brachytherapy at the Maroone Cancer Center
Palm Beach Post
In South Florida, where the outdoor lifestyle is prevalent, Cleveland Clinic Florida specialists are using an innovative treatment — high dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy — to treat patients with skin cancer. Brachytherapy destroys ... Brachytherapy may ...

Why Cannabis Addiction Is Real And Rising - PotNetwork (blog)

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 20:49

PotNetwork (blog)

Why Cannabis Addiction Is Real And Rising
PotNetwork (blog)
The Denver Post reports that nine percent of marijuana users are susceptible to addiction and that addiction is rising in states where cannabis is legalized, like California and Colorado. Their report tells the story of a boy named Quintin Pohl who ...

Early childhood adversity increases sensitivity of the body's immune response to cocaine - News-Medical.net

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 20:46

News-Medical.net

Early childhood adversity increases sensitivity of the body's immune response to cocaine
News-Medical.net
The study also compared immune system function of 38 cocaine addicts and 20 healthy volunteers. Those who experienced childhood maltreatment had increased expression levels of genes important for immune system function. And the highest levels were ...

Los Angeles high school students reveal a link between copious amounts of screen time and ADHD - Los Angeles Times

Ritalin - Tue, 2018-07-17 20:42

Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles high school students reveal a link between copious amounts of screen time and ADHD
Los Angeles Times
“I'd be very interested in seeing these kids in five to 10 years,” said Diller, author of the books “Running on Ritalin” and “Remembering Ritalin.” “Their life situation has changed and I'd bet you find that the gaming and social media tails off. They ...
ADHD symptoms increased by smartphone and iPad use, suggests studyCornwall Live

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4 Foods Other Than Green Tea Able to Fight Cancer - Tempo.co

Cancer Fighting Foods - Tue, 2018-07-17 20:10

Tempo.co

4 Foods Other Than Green Tea Able to Fight Cancer
Tempo.co
This green vegetable is said by several studies to contain cancer-fighting properties that can prevent prostate cancer and bladder cancer. Other than being high on fiber and Sulforaphane that can increase enzyme and help eliminate chemical materials ...

Categories: Cancer News

New study finds the more teens use digital devices, the greater the risk of ADHD - ABC27

ADHD - Tue, 2018-07-17 20:08

ABC27

New study finds the more teens use digital devices, the greater the risk of ADHD
ABC27
WASHINGTON, (WHTM) - Do you find it difficult to separate your kids from their smart devices and streaming services? New research suggests digital media use can lead to ADHD symptoms in teens. Continue Reading. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, ...

Categories: ADHD News

Oberon becomes one of the last NSW towns to fluoridate its water - ABC Local

Fluoridation - Tue, 2018-07-17 19:55

ABC Local

Oberon becomes one of the last NSW towns to fluoridate its water
ABC Local
One of the last remaining towns in New South Wales without fluoridation has decided to add it to its drinking water. The Oberon Council on the state's central tablelands has voted five-to-three to add fluoride to the town's supply after several months ...

Use of “Smart Drugs” on the Rise - Infosurhoy

Ritalin - Tue, 2018-07-17 19:55

Infosurhoy

Use of “Smart Drugs” on the Rise
Infosurhoy
European nations see biggest increases in use of stimulants such as Ritalin by people seeking brain-boosting effects. Use of "Smart Drugs" on the Rise. The use of drugs by people hoping to boost mental performance is rising worldwide, finds the largest ...

Categories: ADHD News

Pregnant Women Face Stigma Over Opioid Addiction - NewsChannel5.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 18:27

NewsChannel5.com

Pregnant Women Face Stigma Over Opioid Addiction
NewsChannel5.com
He is healthy, active and showing signs of hope despite her tumultuous past with opioid addiction. His tiny presence in the world is what saved her life, said the 24-year-old mother. A prescription to pills following a kidney surgery three years ago ...

'America's Got Talent' Judge Heidi Klum Spills Her Ultimate (and Affordable!) Skincare Secret - GoodHousekeeping.com

Anti-Aging - Tue, 2018-07-17 18:10

GoodHousekeeping.com

'America's Got Talent' Judge Heidi Klum Spills Her Ultimate (and Affordable!) Skincare Secret
GoodHousekeeping.com
America's Got Talent judge Heidi Klum has accomplished many things — from her insanely successful modeling career to helping create an Emmy-winning TV show. But beyond those endeavors, the 45-year-old fashion mogul can also boast some seriously ...

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Categories: Anti-Aging

Amazon Prime Deal Alert: This Anti-Aging Cream Has Thousands of Rave Reviews - Us Weekly

Anti-Aging - Tue, 2018-07-17 17:45

Us Weekly

Amazon Prime Deal Alert: This Anti-Aging Cream Has Thousands of Rave Reviews
Us Weekly
Amazon Prime Day is still in full swing until 12 p.m. tonight! That means you still have a few hours to treat yourself to great deals on your favorite goodies or new products that you would like to try. If you're a major skincare junkie like Us, be ...

Categories: Anti-Aging

Gloucester to sue opioid makers - Gloucester Daily Times

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 17:33

Gloucester to sue opioid makers
Gloucester Daily Times
The city will join more than 30 other Massachusetts cities and towns, including Boston, in the suits, which allege that major pharmaceutical companies misrepresented the addictive qualities of Oxycontin and other prescription painkillers in marketing ...

Is your teen online a lot? Study finds mild link between ADHD and digital media use - USA TODAY

ADHD - Tue, 2018-07-17 17:18

USA TODAY

Is your teen online a lot? Study finds mild link between ADHD and digital media use
USA TODAY
ADHD is a condition involving persistent difficulty sustaining attention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity, according to the study. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates 6.1 million, or nearly one in 10 children in the U.S., have ADHD.
Los Angeles high school students reveal a link between copious amounts of screen time and ADHDLos Angeles Times
Symptoms of ADHD in teens linked to heavy screen timeThe Verge
Study Finds Link Between Heavy Use Of Digital Media And ADHD In Teens, But Questions RemainForbes
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Injection centre for heroin users may extend to crack and cocaine - The Times

Cocaine Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 17:04

The Times

Injection centre for heroin users may extend to crack and cocaine
The Times
The country's first supervised injection centre for heroin addicts may accept users of crack and cocaine after its pilot phase is complete, the drugs minister has said. Catherine Byrne said she supported any measures that reduced harm to drug users and ...
Cocaine users urged to take test dose, use sterile straws, and not share strawsIrish Examiner
HSE issues 'harm reduction' guidelines on how to take cocaineIrish Times

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Footballer stole €300000 for gambling habit - The Times

Gambling Addiction - Tue, 2018-07-17 17:04

The Times

Footballer stole €300000 for gambling habit
The Times
A former under-21s football champion who admitted stealing €300,000 from his then employer to fund a gambling addiction should not be jailed, the Court of Appeal has ruled. Mark Hehir, 27, took the money from Galway's City Bin Company over six months ...

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