Health

Illnesses caused by Cyclospora parasite prompt public health investigation

Cilantro, pre-packaged salad mix, rasberries, basil among targeted concerns   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent Journalism Bronze Tip $2.00 USD Silver Tip…


Abortion regulations vary across United States

Hypocrisy on both sides of the aisle 43 states prohibited abortions beginning at specific stages of pregnancy As of May 9, 2018, a total of…


Attorney general urges removal of obstacles limiting funding for Healthy Texas Women program

Urges HHS to remove Obama obstacle limiting access  Health Services for low-income women in Texas  AUSTIN –  (From the Office of Texas Attorney General) In a…


The ten signs of Alzheimer’s Disease everyone should know

Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging One in eight over sixty report confusion or memory loss   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for…


After age 65, the risk of Alzheimer’s doubles every five years

New report offers updated information on Alzheimer’s disease Do you remember what day it is? A new report from the U.S. Surgeon General and U.S….


Four futuristic health and body research projects that will astound you

Science research that will change the way you are treated Brain and heart care breakthroughs on the horizon Amazing miracles of science, advanced by research…


Special alert from Dept. of State Health Services about flu and measles

We are entering the peak of flu season DSHS Commissioner urges people to take precautions to avoid getting the flu   TIP JAR Options. Thank…


Rabies in Texas? Not if the State Health Services can prevent it

1 million doses of vaccine packets to be dropped from aircraft Release from Texas Department of State Health Services. The Texas Department of State Health…


Oxygen Mask—Always put yours on first

Blasting through the sky at 30 thousand feet in a pressurized metal tube can be a lot like life. On, Jan 15, 2009 US Airways flight…


Shockingly top foods you may not know are high in sodium

Too much sodium can have negative effects on our health. We consume sodium each day, and that’s good because our bodies need the mineral sodium…


Two powerful tools to weather the storms of fear and worry

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What doctors wished you knew about American health care

Life expectancy down first time in decades Suicide rates up among physicians “In the fifty years since Government vowed not to interfere with medicine whatsoever,…