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Child thyroid cancer rates skyrocket three years after Japan’s nuclear accident

Source: FireDogLake.com Some 39 months after the multiple explosions at Fukushima, thyroid cancer rates among nearby children have skyrocketed to more than forty times (40x) normal. …(T)he deadly epidemic at Fukushima is consistent with impacts suffered among children near...
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Featured Video: Men’s Health Awareness Month

Men’s Health Awareness Month Men’s Health Month.org   ·   Men’s Health Network.org The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. This month...
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Healthy seniors tested in bid to block Alzheimer’s

Source: AP News/Excite.com In one of the most ambitious attempts yet to thwart Alzheimer’s disease, a major study got underway Monday to see if an experimental drug can protect healthy seniors whose brains harbor silent signs that they’re at risk. Scientists plan to...
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Featured Video: Lupus Awareness from “Uncle Floyd”

Lupus Foundation of New Jersey Thanks: “Uncle” Floyd Vivino (Radio Show Saturdays 2-5PM EST) Source: Lupus.org of New Jersey Lupus is a chronic disease that can damage any part of the body (skin, joints, and/or internal organs). In lupus, something goes wrong with...
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Keeping your teeth white the natural way

Source: NJ.com Health If your teeth need a little brightening, but you’d prefer to skip whitening treatments, you’re in luck. Here are seven natural remedies for whiter teeth that you may already have in your kitchen: 1. Apples Just chewing on apples helps scrub your...
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GMO Labeling Advocates Rally At A NJ Assembly Member’s Office

Source: NJ.com Health A group of advocates from across the state brought a much-debated national issue to the doorstep of Assemblyman Paul Moriarty (D-4 of Washington Township)…as they gathered at his Washington Township office to rally for a state law requiring companies...
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