To keep women from dying in childbirth, look to California?; As blood shortage worsens, Amazon begins offering gift cards (today-August 30th) to incentivize donors; Aging overweight scuba divers at risk of underwater heart attacks; Nail cancer — for real ?; Omega-3s & kids (could reduce bad behavior); Toxic algae, Florida waters; Avocado-themed bus.
No whey! More salmonella-related food recalls ahead, FDA warns; GlaxoSmithKline announces $300 million equity investment in 23andMe; Brigitte Nielsen explains how she got pregnant at age 54; The big business of being Gwyneth Paltrow; A review of Undercover Quinoa; The verdict on Costco’s new vegan items.
Hot Cheetos, spicy snacks may have led to teen’s gallbladder removal surgery???; A study of 140,000 people says walking this much per week adds years to your life; New Netflix documentary The Bleeding Edge shows how essential it is to be your own health advocate; Hope for peanut allergies?; A new pill to reduce pain from endometriosis; Hemp macarons.
A philosopher asks: Is a longer life a happier one?; Breast cancer patients report heavy financial toll of treatment, as in…bankruptcy; Rising temperatures from climate change linked to rise in suicides??; A $33 drink that tastes like liquefied plastic..but allegedly makes you smarter…stronger; Impossible Foods’ major victory in its battle for legitimacy; Motherhood & Alzheimer’s risk; Vegan hummus ice cream; Radioactive wine??
Excuse me?!?! Doctors only spend 11 seconds on average listening to patients before interrupting them?; Health officials update consumers on what foods to stay away from amid ongoing outbreaks; MatchaBar makes splash in beverage market w/star-studded funding round; Air quality may be culprit in decline of national park visits??; How start-ups are positioning healthy food to make ‘a lot of business sense’; What your body is trying to tell you if you wake up early for no reason; Why ‘getting lost in a book’ is so good for you; Lower colon cancer death and recurrence risk among diet soda drinkers; A Starbucks for deaf customers; Snake massages.
Is plant-based milk really milk? FDA could soon determine, and makers may need to find alternate description; Man dies of bacterial infection after eating bad oysters; Hot dogs and beef jerky are linked to…mania???!!!; ‘World’s first’ melanoma blood test; The Peruvian avocado doppelgänger that’s next “it” superfood; Poison parsnip.
Are probiotics safe? No one really knows so keep eating those gummies because you like them and they taste good?…; An early dinner may lower risk of some cancers; Fish oil supplements for healthy heart ‘nonsense’???; What to do if tick bites you (new species found in New York, BTW!); When to get your bone density tested; Most (and least) stressed cities in America; A new wave of spas catering to cancer patients; Lab-grown…meat???
Worried about dementia? You might want to check your blood pressure…; Liver cancer death rate surges in U.S.; FDA recalls heart drug over cancer concerns; Kroger debuts wellness mobile app; Best stock of year is medical device company called Abiomed???; ‘Needless’ antibiotic RXs at urgent care centers; Gut health 101.
An orange a day keeps macular degeneration away?; McDonald’s pulls salad from thousands of restaurants as parasite outbreak escalates; Dog heart disease may be linked to potato-based pet food; Documentary that looks inside troubled mind of late Robin Williams airs tonight; Full fat milk and…longer life??; A review of Casper’s new pay-per-nap store; WeWork’s no meat policy; Wine whine in France; Contaminated crab meat from Venezuela.
There’s a new STD superbug that could make 3000 women infertile every year?; Anti-aging drugs in development show positive early study results; Oprah expands her food empire w/True Food Kitchen investment, a healthy restaurant chain backed by celebrity doctor Andrew Weil; Wisconsin confirms first Rocky Mountain spotted fever death (signs, symptoms, and treatment for tick-borne disease); Hummus – actually healthy?; Why you should try teff, the gluten-free grain for weight loss and stronger bones; How your bottled water stacks up against tap; 10 ways to make meal out of frozen cauliflower; Starbucks vegan ice cream treats; Avozillas.