Death of a fast-food Goliath: ...

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[Translate] McDonald’s is on the decline in America. Here’s why that isn’t automatically good news Lindsay Abrams  ...

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Are We Big Pharma’s Guin...

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[Translate]   Drugs   AlterNet / By Martha Rosenberg Big Pharma hopes we’ll forget about these drugs. Blockbuster drugs like...

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If We’re Going to Become...

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[Translate]   Personal Health   AlterNet / By Alex Ellefson Two studies on the International Space Station aim to understand the...

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The post-antibiotic future is ...

Dec 7, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Superbugs are killing India’s newborns, the New York Times reports — and the entire world’s at risk...

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A Fresh Look at Power Lines, C...

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[Translate]   By Andrew C. Revkin   DOT Earth   The folks at Retro Report, which takes a fresh look at past events that...

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Your double cheeseburger is ru...

Nov 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] SteFou! By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST 1 David Tilman saw the assertion repeated over and over: A healthier diet is also...

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Perfecting the mind: ‘Smart pi...

Nov 15, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG Reuters/Brian Snyder Scientists from Stanford University say they have discovered a way to unlock a part of the...

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U.N. Seeks a More Nimble Respo...

Nov 12, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By SOMINI SENGUPTA Environmental News and Health   UNITED NATIONS — A shortage of international health workers and...

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How Conservative Christianity ...

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[Translate]   Belief   AlterNet / By Marlene Winell and Valerie Tarico Some religious beliefs may create habitual thought patterns...

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Giant hog farms are making peo...

Nov 6, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock WHOLE HOG By Sara Bernard   GRIST The foul stench and pollution caused by North Carolina’s industrial swine...

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Shocking New Study Indicates t...

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[Translate]   Personal Health   AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers Got milk? Maybe better not. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com November 3,...

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Housing Alone Won’t Heal New Y...

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[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By Miranda Sissons On the second anniversary of the superstorm, access to healthcare is an...

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4 Illegal Drugs that Could Saf...

Oct 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The Guardian / By David Derbyshire Science continues to show how cannabis and psychedelics can work psychological...

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This is the infectious disease...

Oct 27, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Frida The World Health Organization warns that multidrug-resistant tuberculosis is a global threat Lindsay Abrams ...

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Can Cancer Be Prevented—And Ev...

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[Translate]   Food   AlterNet / By Clare Howard   T. Colin Campbell has set off a war with the food industry. October 20, 2014...

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Memo to Anti-Vaxxer Jenny McCa...

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[Translate]   Personal Health   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Scientists are getting closer to discovering the cause of this...

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Daily soda consumption serious...

Oct 23, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Drinking one soda every day is associated with 4.6 years of additional biological aging Joanna Rothkopf   SALON.COM...

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Americans Need to Get a Grip: ...

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[Translate]   Posted on Oct 21, 2014 By Robert Reich   TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Robert Reich’s Web...

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Nearly 500 Ways to Make a Yoga...

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[Translate] Thursday, February 27, 2014 By David Andrews, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, and Elaine Shannon, Editor-in-chief and publisher...

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I’m a Hazmat-Trained Hos...

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[Translate]   Personal Health   Huffington Post / By Abby Norman   VIA ALTERNET Here’s what everyone is failing to report....

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Pesticide use by farmers linke...

Oct 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Ginnie Peters Matt Peters, a fourth-generation farmer in Dallas County, Iowa, took his own life in May 2011. The Peters...

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Is Your Athletic Field a Kille...

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[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers A college soccer coach may have unearthed a cancer cluster among soccer...

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Clocks Are Hampering Your Crea...

Oct 7, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   Shutterstock According to new research, clocks, with their never ending ticktock reminding us of the passage of...

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4 Dangerous Products Found in ...

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[Translate]   Personal Health   AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers Your bathroom could be a laboratory of chemical horrors. October 3, 2014...

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10 Powerful Anti-Aging Fruits

Sep 25, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  HUNGRY FOR CHANGE.ORG Rosalina (Natural News) While there is no such thing as a fountain of youth, there certainly are...

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6 Extremely Weird Facts About ...

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[Translate]   Sex & Relationships   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore If she’s happy, the husband is happier. But not the...

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How Insurers Are Finding Ways ...

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[Translate] The New Health Care Health insurance companies are no longer allowed to turn away patients because of their pre-existing...

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Salt Is Not the Enemy. Guess W...

Sep 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Salt, we may have done you wrong. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com September 16, 2014...

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Zero-calorie sweeteners may be...

Sep 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] A new study may have found a causal link between artificial sweeteners and high blood sugar Sarah Gray  SALON.COM  ...

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Cell Phones: More Than A Voice...

Sep 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Dear Thrive Movement,   Cell phones are built into our lives, and it turns out so is the radiation they emit.  ...

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