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The New Statesman
No peace after progressNow that the making of useful and necessary things in Britain is only a shadow
No peace after progress
The New Statesman / Posted 2 hours ago
Now that the making of useful and necessary things in Britain is only a shadow of what it once was, we can see more clearly the effects of the Manufacturing Age. The cost was high to the producers of prodigious wealth; a ten-year difference in life... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Can you get addicted to ice after just one use?say ice addiction after just one use is unlikely. ABC Local: Kate Hill Ice ha
Can you get addicted to ice after just one use?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
say ice addiction after just one use is unlikely. ABC Local: Kate Hill Ice has been called the most dangerous drug of our times and there's no doubt the impact of ice addiction can be devastating. But is one use enough to get you... Read more
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The Columbian
Prince cautionary tale for aging baby boomersBRADENTON, Fla. — When music legend Prince died in April from an overdose of fe
Prince cautionary tale for aging baby boomers
The Columbian / Posted 21 hours ago
BRADENTON, Fla. — When music legend Prince died in April from an overdose of fentanyl, it looked like just another example of celebrity excess. But his death is more a cautionary tale for some of his peers: aging baby boomers. After decades of... Read more
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The Irish Times
'Ignorant, bigoted': Irish writers respond to BrexitIn an EU referendum campaign marked by mendacity, some of the pithiest truths h
'Ignorant, bigoted': Irish writers respond to Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 22 hours ago
In an EU referendum campaign marked by mendacity, some of the pithiest truths have been uttered by writers. “If your head says Remain but your heart says Leave, remember that one is specifically designed for thinking and the other is a pump,” tweeted... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish writers take a red pen to BrexitIn an EU referendum campaign marked by mendacity, some of the pithiest truths h
Irish writers take a red pen to Brexit
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
In an EU referendum campaign marked by mendacity, some of the pithiest truths have been uttered by writers. “If your head says Remain but your heart says Leave, remember that one is specifically designed for thinking and the other is a pump,” tweeted... Read more
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The North West Star
Why Ben Cousins' drug addiction is no longer a laughing matter to peopleThe media will continue to report on Ben Cousins' troubles because it's a matte
Why Ben Cousins' drug addiction is no longer a laughing matter to people
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
The media will continue to report on Ben Cousins' troubles because it's a matter of public interest. But the tide of public opinion has swung in sympathy with the former Eagles star. Let's make this crystal clear from the start: fallen AFL star Ben... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obesity - Why Is It On an Upward Trend?results show that obesity increased in the last decade by 10 per cent, a set th
Obesity - Why Is It On an Upward Trend?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
results show that obesity increased in the last decade by 10 per cent, a set that includes young people. This growth of the non-communicable illness is not only unique to Rwanda; it is a global concern and the World Health Organisation... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Oregon ranked second among states smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
Oregon ranked second among states smoking the most marijuana
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Oregon ranked second among states smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
Oregon ranked second among states smoking the most marijuana
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13... Read more
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11 News Houston
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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First Coast News
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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KTVB Boise
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
States smoking the most marijuanaSupport for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over
States smoking the most marijuana
WCNC Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mouthwash linked to cancerindependent experts have issued this strong warning after investigating latest
Mouthwash linked to cancer
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
independent experts have issued this strong warning after investigating latest scientific evidence linking alcohol-containing mouthwashes to the deadly disease. Their review, published in the Dental Journal of Australia, concludes... Read more
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Orange County Register
Marijuana: Is it safe? Is it addictive? Answering common pot questionsplant that can ease pain or provide a pleasant buzz with health risks on par wi
Marijuana: Is it safe? Is it addictive? Answering common pot questions
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
plant that can ease pain or provide a pleasant buzz with health risks on par with forgetting to floss? Clashing portrayals of cannabis have endured through decades of research and a gradual easing of public resistance to the drug’s use. Twenty... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Federal government continues to ban valid scientific research on medicinal use of Cannabis sativaThe use of medical marijuana for millions of patients suffering from a wide ran
Federal government continues to ban valid scientific research on medicinal use of Cannabis sativa
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
The use of medical marijuana for millions of patients suffering from a wide range of health conditions and the subsequent therapeutic benefits has long been documented. Twenty-three states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam, have... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta man risks life using experimental drugs – then writes online reviewsMany of the 45 vials contain research chemicals, experimental drugs that produc
Alberta man risks life using experimental drugs – then writes online reviews
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Many of the 45 vials contain research chemicals, experimental drugs that produce euphoria. Swaths of them are not regulated by federal laws. Some are available for sale only on the dark web. An Alberta man, who goes by the pseudonym RunTheDMT, said... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Weekly health news roundup: Fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis, irritable bowel syndrome, kidney stones, and psoriasischronic fatigue syndrome can be improved with vitamin B12 and folic acid: Study
Weekly health news roundup: Fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis, irritable bowel syndrome, kidney stones, and psoriasis
Bel Marra Health / Posted 2 days ago
chronic fatigue syndrome can be improved with vitamin B12 and folic acid: Study Myalgic encephalomyelitis, or ME, has some of the same characteristics as fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is best described as chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain.... Read more
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Psych Central
For Young Adults, Good Relationships Tend to Mean Better Healthto be in better physical and mental health, according to a new study study led
For Young Adults, Good Relationships Tend to Mean Better Health
Psych Central / Posted 2 days ago
to be in better physical and mental health, according to a new study study led by the University at Buffalo. In fact, the longer people are in high-quality relationships, or the faster they get out of low-quality relationships, the better their... Read more
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Daily Record
Respect sacrifices of Korean War vets25, 1950 the North Korean Army charged across the boundaries separating North a
Respect sacrifices of Korean War vets
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
25, 1950 the North Korean Army charged across the boundaries separating North and South Korea. It was to be the beginning of the Korean War. Under the sanction of the United Nations, U.S. military forces were sent to Korea to stem the tide of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
What does Brexit mean for tourists travelling to Europe? Will using our phones cost more? Could cheap flights disappear?most intense engagement with Europe is when we holiday there. With the peak tr
What does Brexit mean for tourists travelling to Europe? Will using our phones cost more? Could cheap flights disappear?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
most intense engagement with Europe is when we holiday there. With the peak travel season about to begin, millions of British holidaymakers are set to discover the immediate effects of the Leave vote in pushing up prices abroad. Longer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Staying up to watch Euro 2016, Olympics could present health risks: ExpertsSINGAPORE: With football’s European Championship underway in France, millions o
Staying up to watch Euro 2016, Olympics could present health risks: Experts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: With football’s European Championship underway in France, millions of sports fans around the region are sacrificing sleep to catch the action in the wee small hours of the morning. Following hot on the heels of the tournament will be the... Read more
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Asian journal
Glutathione updateincluding the Philippines, inspired mostly by women’s desire for a fairer compl
Glutathione update
Asian journal / Posted 5 days ago
including the Philippines, inspired mostly by women’s desire for a fairer complexion and people’s quest for the fountain of health and youth. Knowing that any substance or drug we use, including “simple” aspirin, is associated with possible... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Weighty future in store for pre-term babiesThursday, 23 June 2016, 11:13 amPress Release: Liggins InstituteParents of prem
Weighty future in store for pre-term babies
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Thursday, 23 June 2016, 11:13 amPress Release: Liggins InstituteParents of premature babies need to be extra vigilant in ensuring their children eat a good diet and... Read more
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Business Insurance
Effectiveness of long-term opioid use in questionA growing awareness of risks associated with long-term opioid use combined with
Effectiveness of long-term opioid use in question
Business Insurance / Posted 5 days ago
A growing awareness of risks associated with long-term opioid use combined with questions about the drugs' effectiveness has caused them to be prescribed less in some states, according to a new study by the Workers Compensation Research... Read more
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The New Statesman
“I am happy to be proved wrong”: Amanda Feilding on drugs, trepanning, and the benefits of LSDdrugs. That has been tried, and we all know that it does not work.” That MP wa
“I am happy to be proved wrong”: Amanda Feilding on drugs, trepanning, and the benefits of LSD
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
drugs. That has been tried, and we all know that it does not work.” That MP was David Cameron, who, since becoming leader of the Conservative Party, and then later prime minister, seems to have U-turned on the issue. In October 2014, he refused to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Lady Calls On the Need to Fight Violence Against ChildrenFirst Lady Getrude Mutharika has called on all Malawians, government, and non-g
First Lady Calls On the Need to Fight Violence Against Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
First Lady Getrude Mutharika has called on all Malawians, government, and non-governmental to fight any form of violence against children. Mutharika made the call, Monday in Lilongwe during the celebrations of Day of the African Child (DAC) and... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Sleeping pills and youThis is one in an occasional series on the science and significance of sleep.
Sleeping pills and you
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 6 days ago
This is one in an occasional series on the science and significance of sleep. Pop a pill, hit your pillow and drift off into glorious slumber each and every night. Two thirds of Canadians say they wish they could get a better sleep, according to a... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Severe psoriasis can be completely cleared with a new drug: StudiesPsoriasis, a relatively common skin condition that causes patches of thick, red
Severe psoriasis can be completely cleared with a new drug: Studies
Bel Marra Health / Posted 6 days ago
Psoriasis, a relatively common skin condition that causes patches of thick, red skin with silvery scales, can be found on various parts of the body. For many people it can be mild, but others experience severe psoriasis, which can cause a great deal... Read more
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NBC News
Commentary: Substance Abuse in the LGBTQ CommunityStudies have shown a significantly higher prevalence of illicit drug and alcoho
Commentary: Substance Abuse in the LGBTQ Community
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Studies have shown a significantly higher prevalence of illicit drug and alcohol use within the LGBT community. Identifying triggers for substance use is helpful and is one of the goals for patients in therapy. Some triggers are unique to the LGBT... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vaping healthier than smoking due to having less chemicalsVaping IS better than smoking - and 'one of the best ways in 50 years of improv
Vaping healthier than smoking due to having less chemicals
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Vaping IS better than smoking - and 'one of the best ways in 50 years of improving the world's health' Smoking kills 6 million a year and is the leading cause of ill health Vaping healthier than cigarettes due to not having other chemicals... Read more
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Raw Story
It’s time to abandon the assumption that total abstinence is essential if you’ve been addicted to a drugone drug, experienced problems with it and quit, you can’t use any other drug w
It’s time to abandon the assumption that total abstinence is essential if you’ve been addicted to a drug
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
one drug, experienced problems with it and quit, you can’t use any other drug without problems. But is this true? It’s one of those comforting mantras that’s rarely challenged in some circles. But there’s a kernel of danger contained within those... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Testimony from local experts reflected in new heroin lawsOne of the major accomplishments during the closing days of the legislative ses
Testimony from local experts reflected in new heroin laws
The Evening Sun / Posted 7 days ago
One of the major accomplishments during the closing days of the legislative session was the enactment of a comprehensive legislative package that addresses many of the issues raised by the Senate�s Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction. The... Read more
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Slate
How Being Bullied as a Kid Can Affect Adulthood: It’s Not All BadHealth and medicine explained. How Being Bullied Affects Your AdulthoodOne res
How Being Bullied as a Kid Can Affect Adulthood: It’s Not All Bad
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
Health and medicine explained. How Being Bullied Affects Your AdulthoodOne researcher who has interviewed hundreds of adults who were bullied as teens posits an interesting new theory. In American schools, bullying is like the dark cousin to prom,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
It's time we banned water, because people drown in it. (Thoughts on what banning drugs has done toI have said for many years that some of the root causes of addiction are loneli
It's time we banned water, because people drown in it. (Thoughts on what banning drugs has done to
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
I have said for many years that some of the root causes of addiction are loneliness, despair and pain. Dr. Gabor Mate, well known speaker and scientist, Dr. Carl Hart, another well known speaker and scientist, and Johann Hari, researcher and thinker,... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Jim McMahon thinks marijuana can help retired playersI personally don’t care for it, I would love to see weed be legalized, taxed, a
Jim McMahon thinks marijuana can help retired players
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 8 days ago
I personally don’t care for it, I would love to see weed be legalized, taxed, and regulated- much as tobacco and alcohol have been. Generally, I expect the notion that marijuana use (by itself) to be less harmful over the long term than... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Is legalisation the way forward?people drown in it. (Thoughts on what banning drugs has done to South Africa.)
Is legalisation the way forward?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
people drown in it. (Thoughts on what banning drugs has done to South Africa.) I have said for many years that some of the root causes of addiction are loneliness, despair and pain. Dr. Gabor Mate, well known speaker and scientist, Dr. Carl... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Police ready for spike in driving while stonedCOLUMBUS — Now that Ohio has started down the road of legalized medical marijua
Police ready for spike in driving while stoned
The Toledo Blade / Posted 9 days ago
COLUMBUS — Now that Ohio has started down the road of legalized medical marijuana, police officers expect to see an increase in drugged driving, the head of the Ohio Fraternal Order of Police said. But how police officers handle cases of driving... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
10 Reasons why you should drink tea everydayHealth News of Saturday, 18 June 2016 Green tea keeps you looking young Unfor
10 Reasons why you should drink tea everyday
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 9 days ago
Health News of Saturday, 18 June 2016 Green tea keeps you looking young Unfortunately, it’s impossible to travel back in time and look 21 forever. But it ispossible to slow own the effects of ageing so that your skin looks as glowing and as smooth... Read more
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Salon.com
Normalizing the binge: We’ve decided gorging on TV is harmless—with Netflix’s helpThe most recent study conducted by Netflix on the viewing habits of its subscr
Normalizing the binge: We’ve decided gorging on TV is harmless—with Netflix’s help
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
The most recent study conducted by Netflix on the viewing habits of its subscribers has yielded, understandably, an only minor ripple in the electronic fabric of our news cycle. This is partly due to how the press release frames the study, which is... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How insomnia makes us sick, and how to put the problem to restThere’s nothing like a good night’s rest to get you off to a fresh start on a n
How insomnia makes us sick, and how to put the problem to rest
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
There’s nothing like a good night’s rest to get you off to a fresh start on a new day. But for many people, especially those in middle age and older, that sweet sleep is an elusive dream. Jann Jones, 62, of Glenburn remembers clearly the last solid... Read more
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CTV News
Graphic labels on alcohol could encourage moderation, survey suggestsGraphic warning labels on alcohol products could prove effective at making Cana
Graphic labels on alcohol could encourage moderation, survey suggests
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
Graphic warning labels on alcohol products could prove effective at making Canadians aware of the dangers of excessive drinking, according to the results from a survey by Public Health Ontario. An online survey conducted by PHO found that the most... Read more
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