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The many faces of health workers around the globe fighting coronavirus
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While the world collectively shelters in place to protect against coronavirus, medical professionals flock to the front lines to work long hours tending to a burgeoning number of infected people.

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Medical Martial Law? DOJ Requests Suspension of Certain Constitutional Rights During Coronavirus Emergency
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This article is copyrighted by GreenMedInfo LLC, 2020Visit our Re-post guidelines A concerning new report published in Rolling Stone titled, “DOJ Wants to Suspend Certain Constitutional Rights During Coronavirus Emergency,” reveals that the Department of Justice, under the auspices of protecting the public health from the threat of COVID-19, is attempting to suspend some of […]

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Spain readies for extended state of emergency as PM Pedro Sanchez meets with health and security officials
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Around 10% of the world population can't get clean water. You can help
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Right now, almost 780 million people live without access to clean water, and more than 2.5 billion need improved sanitation. That’s according to the World Health Organization. March 22 is World Water Day, an annual UN observance spotlighting something so basic — and yet so scarce for so many. There are some simple things you […]

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Don't visit your parents on Mother's Day, Boris Johnson tells Britons, as NHS nears Italy-style breaking point
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged people in the UK not to visit their parents on Sunday, warning that Britain’s health care system risks becoming overwhelmed by the coronavirus pandemic in the coming weeks.

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Increased Access to Cannabis May Reduce Opioid Prescriptions
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The opioid-related death rate is growing in the U.S., and health officials surmise that cannabis may reduce the necessity of opioid prescriptions

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Estrogen and bisphenol A in hypertension.
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PMID:  Curr Hypertens Rep. 2020 Feb 29 ;22(3):23. Epub 2020 Feb 29. PMID: 32114652 Abstract Title:  Estrogen and Bisphenol A in Hypertension. Abstract:  PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a non-subsiding disease that remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. CVD has been associated with endocrine disruptors, such as bisphenol A (BPA). This […]

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Notch pathway up-regulation via curcumin mitigates bisphenol-A (BPA) induced alterations in hippocampal oligodendrogenesis.
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PMID:  J Hazard Mater. 2020 Jan 8 ;392:122052. Epub 2020 Jan 8. PMID: 32151947 Abstract Title:  Notch pathway up-regulation via curcumin mitigates bisphenol-A (BPA) induced alterations in hippocampal oligodendrogenesis. Abstract:  CNS myelination process involves proliferation and differentiation of oligodendrocyte progenitor cells (OPCs). Defective myelination causes onset of neurological disorders. Bisphenol-A (BPA), a component of plastic […]

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Public health does not require tyranny
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As people everywhere struggle to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus — a pandemic that feels very much like the starting point of a new era — another contest is unfolding over which political system is better suited to tackle the problem, and which will emerge victorious in its aftermath.

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