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Category Archives: health
“..People who live beside Auckland’s Southern Motorway are subjected to air pollution at nearly double the level of those 130m further away – - research shows..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Pollution doubles near Auckland motorways – National – NZ Herald … Continue reading
“..The Government’s spending on programmes to help people stop drink-driving is a fraction of the amount it earns through taxing alcohol and should be increased – critics say..”
“..The Ministry of Health spends $1 million a year on 11 impaired driver programmes running nationwide from 2013 to 2016. ..the spending was dwarfed by the roughly $850 million a year the government raised from taxing alcohol..” (cont..) go to … Continue reading
“..Pioneering homelessness hostel uses on-site psychologists to treat addicts – and enjoys a successful first year..”
“..The Waterloo Project transforms lives of those previously dismissed as ‘too challenging’ to help..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Pioneering homelessness hostel uses on-site psychologists to treat addicts – and enjoys a successful first year – Health News – Health & … Continue reading
“..It may surprise you to know how much misinformation is out there..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 10 Of the Things We Get Wrong About Sex | Alternet.
“..Researchers aim to sequence feline genomes – - to help in fight against diabetes and asthma..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Cat genes could hold vital clues to treatments for human diseases | World news | The Guardian.
“..We discovered this a few years ago – - and we have been obsessed ever since..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Banana ice cream – Recipes – Bite.
(ed:..off ya go..!..) (cont..) go to source/story>> Consumer Watch: Lose weight, save money – Life & Style – NZ Herald News.
“..these five cars scored the best of all..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Safest cars on the world market | Stuff.co.nz.
“..The national health watchdog is launching a $650,000 18-month investigation into the extent of harm caused by opioids like morphine and oxycodone – - the latter more commonly known as ‘hillbilly heroin’..” (cont..) go to source/story>> ‘Hillbilly heroin’ addiction from … Continue reading
“..In experiments conducted between 2003 and 2010 and funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency – - children as young as 10 years of age were exposed to diesel exhaust – despite well-established warnings against diesel exposure. The experiments were … Continue reading
“..President Barack Obama continues to speak out against mass incarceration – the devastating impact of our drug policies on communities of color – - and his expectation that marijuana legalisation will continue to spread..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Obama Says … Continue reading
“..The new wave of research on the medical applications of psychedelic drugs has suggested that these substances may hold considerable promise as therapeutic interventions – - for a number of mental health conditions. And according to another new study – … Continue reading
“..McDonald’s isn’t lovin’ it – and it’s going to do something about it. The world’s largest hamburger chain reported falling earnings and sales for its fourth quarter on Friday – - and says it is going to take action this … Continue reading
“..New research suggests the midlife crisis – - and getting happier in your 50s – - might be biological..” (cont..) go to source/story>> The Surprising Reason Life Might Get Really Hard in Your 40s — and How It Gets Better … Continue reading
“..Bob Hill was told he would probably die within six months from incurable melanoma – – but that was before he entered a clinical trial of one of the new drugs that is revolutionising treatment of the disease. Now more … Continue reading
“.. Paula Gray is a criminal. She is also a mother – a grandmother – a Christian – a farmer – and perhaps a victim. Because the Taranaki woman says she must break the law every day in order to … Continue reading
“..It used to be that we’d show off a new car or perhaps a new designer handbag. But since the global financial crisis hit – ‘health bragging’ has become the only acceptable way to make a statement of how privileged … Continue reading
“..Brain-branded drinks claim to boost your mental powers- – but a study published last year suggests they could do the opposite..” (cont..) go to source/story>> ‘Brain Drinks’ Might Make You Less Smart | WIRED.
“..Sports psychologist thinks of music as a ‘legal drug’ – to help boost exercise..” (cont..) go to source/story>> These are the best songs to exercise to.
(ed:..yeas..new zealand is high on the scale.. ..there are some worse.. ..but we are close behind them..) (cont..) go to source/story>> These are the most obese countries in the world.
comment@whoar:..the govts’ war on the poor continues apace..(we shall know/mark them by their spectacles..)
the government’s/work and incomes’ war on the poor continues.. ..their cementing in of beneficiaries as second-hand citizens.. ..soon you will be able to pick beneficiaries by the shitty/cheap glasses they are wearing.. ..’cos..what used to happen..was beneficiaries would go to … Continue reading
“..Yoga trainer and teacher Alexandria Crow demonstrates some of her favorite yoga moves – - including one particular position that leaves you feeling empowered and more confident..” (cont..) go to source/story>> The Yoga Move That Instantly Boosts Your Confidence (VIDEO).
“..what I learned on the road is that almost everything we have been told about addiction is wrong – - and there is a very different story waiting for us – - if only we are ready to hear it..” … Continue reading
“..Vaginas have become the new talking point, as the labiaplasty and ‘vagacials’ – are on the rise..”
“..When did vaginas become such a beauty issue?..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Vaginas have become the new talking point, as the labiaplasty and ‘vagacials’ are on the rise – Features – Health & Families – The Independent.
“..One of the most common sexual positions has also been dubbed the most dangerous by a group of scientists. The woman-on-top position during intercourse was deemed responsible for half of all penile fractures sustained during sex..” (cont..) go to source/story>> … Continue reading
“..When meat producers are horrified by how animals are treated – - something is seriously wrong..” (cont..) go to source/story>> The Shockingly Gory Experiments Conducted on Animals So Americans Can Have Cheap, Tasty Meat | Alternet.
“..You tell yourself you’re just tired or forgetful – but maybe you should be seeking help. Many of us simply don’t understand what depression looks like..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Are you depressed without knowing it? | Life and style … Continue reading
“..A popular muscle-boosting dietary supplement could also be used to protect our brains- New Zealand scientists have found. Creatine – which in the past has stirred controversy over whether it should be used in professional sports including rugby – – … Continue reading
“..Medical staffer ‘clutching her chest and screaming’ – - as little boy taken from car into hospital..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Whanganui toddler’s car death: Toddler’s mum ‘screaming’ – National – NZ Herald News.
“..A putrid stench has turned a beach paradise into smelly misery for residents of an upmarket Auckland suburb. Low tides combined with summer’s searing heat has created a ‘sewage-like’ stink at Torbay’s Waiake Beach – - which is wafting through … Continue reading
“..Not only has the legalisation of cannabis not come with a rise in crime,= 0 – it has also created thousands of jobs – - as tourists flock to the city’s 60+ marijuana outlets. A local newspaper even appointed its … Continue reading
“..a little trick to thicken up soup..” (cont..) go to source/story>> How To Make A Deliciously Creamy Soup Without A Drop Of Cream (VIDEO).
“..Can Medical Marijuana Curb Heroin Addiction?..” (ed:..i can confirm the answer to that is ‘yes’..)
“..New research shows that medical marijuana states have lower opiate overdose rates. Maybe it’s time to consider pot as a substitute for smack..” (cont..) (ed:..i was addicted to heroin for approx. 15 yrs.. ..and cannabis was of great assistance in … Continue reading
“..A 16-month-old toddler died in a parked car in the summer heat – – apparently after his mother mistakenly thought she had dropped him at daycare. The mother – a senior Wanganui Hospital staff member – is believed to have … Continue reading
“..Keeping down prices means exploiting and endangering the workers – - sometimes children as young as seven..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Why does so much of the NHS’s surgical equipment start life in the sweatshops of Pakistan? – Features – … Continue reading
“..Female ejaculation: explaining the science of the orgasm..(..A new study has revealed some interesting results..)..”
“..Fair warning – this article will make reference to squirting – gushing – and the G-spot. Now that’s out of the way – let’s have a candid discussion about female ejaculation..” (cont..) go to source/story>> Female ejaculation: explaining the science … Continue reading
“..Some of these may not have good explanations – - but all stand up to scrutiny..” (cont..) go to source/story>> 10 Home Remedies That Really Work | Alternet.
“..Juliet Pope – of Arrowtown – - says the Guytons’ ‘legendary’ food forest – - was the ‘best example – evidently – in the world – - of a cool climate food forest..” (cont..) (ed:..i have been fortunate enough to … Continue reading
“..She said that masturbation can benefit your health by helping you sleep – - relieving stress – - and simply being more comfortable with your body. She also noted that – similar to working out or getting a massage – … Continue reading
“..From why we have sex in the first place – - to marijuana lube for your lady parts – - here’s what we learned about sex this week..” (cont..) go to source/story>> How to Get a Vagina High: 4 Things … Continue reading