America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident

America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident






America’s Opioid Addiction Epidemic Was No Accident Today, more Americans use RX opioids than smoke cigarettes. Opiates such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, fentanyl and morphine also kill more Americans than automobile accidents annually. Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin, lied to doctors and patients, convincing them that OxyContin, a narcotic pain killer was safe and non-addictive […]






Mission 22: A National Movement Focused on Vets Suffering Combat Trauma

Mission 22: A National Movement Focused on Vets Suffering Combat Trauma






Mission 22: A National Movement Focused on Vets Suffering Combat Trauma “The only way I could heal and get better was to continue to serve. I kept talking to other Veterans and formed Mission 22.”–US Veteran Tom Spooner This organization is a national movement that focuses on the suffering of Veterans who have combat trauma. […]






Cancer is the Biggest Health Challenge in America

Cancer is the Biggest Health Challenge in America






Cancer is the Biggest Health Challenge in America Americans believe their greatest health care challenge is cancer, a new survey finds. Cancer is #1 on the list, followed by obesity, neurological diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; diabetes and heart disease. Also, while Zika virus and Ebola garner the media’s attention, the […]






Facts About “Walking Pneumonia”

Facts About “Walking Pneumonia”






Facts About “Walking Pneumonia” Hillary Clinton’s diagnosis of pneumonia is a common and she is very likely to fully recover, health experts say. But this event demonstrates shows that this ailment is more serious than many people think and that they need to follow their doctor’s instructions. “Pneumonia is not an innocuous disease. What happened […]






Cancers Associated with 9/11 Attacks Aggressive and Hard to Treat

Cancers Associated with 9/11 Attacks Aggressive and Hard to Treat






Cancers Associated with 9/11 Attacks Aggressive and Hard to Treat Cancer rates among 1st responders and cleanup workers at Ground Zero have grown dramatically in the 15 yrs following the 9/11 attacks that destroyed the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. Almost 3,000 people were killed and 7,000 injured when Islamic Terrorists few commercial […]






Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why?

Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why?






Americans Spend $30-B Annually on Alternative Medicine, Why? Consumers in the US spend about $30-B annually on alternative medicine, according to a newly published federal report from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), in which 44,743 individuals in the US aged 4 and above participated. The Big Q: Why do people in America spend […]






Anti-Aging Drugs Being Tested for Dogs

Anti-Aging Drugs Being Tested for Dogs






Anti-Aging Drugs Being Tested for Dogs Dog owners are eager to find ways to extend the lifespans of their companions. A drug found to extend the lifespan of mice is being tested in dogs in hopes it could not only help them live longer, but possibly humans as well, news report say. Rapamycin, which appears […]






Tailored Exercise Routine Can Beat Diabetes

Tailored Exercise Routine Can Beat Diabetes






Tailored Exercise Routine Can Beat Diabetes Exercise helps beat diabetes and other chronic diseases as effectively as medications and surgery, according to major new research. “Similar to surgery, exercise is not a single entity and must be tailored to the condition,” says Dr. Tammy Hoffmann, professor of clinical epidemiology at Australia’s Bond University, who led […]






Super Foods are Cancer Killers

Super Foods are Cancer Killers






Super Foods Are Cancer Killers To brand a vegetable, spice or other edible a “super food” is to recognize that it has the capabilities that far outdistances others among them. 3 super foods that distinguish themselves nutritionally are Ginger, Turmeric and Carrots. A Key bonus they share is that they are disease-fighting antioxidants. People who […]