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HEALTH & FITNESS
If We Knew what Industrial Food and Chemicals are Doing to Us

Fruits & Veggies Full of Pesticide Residues

70 Percent of Fruit and Vegetables in the US Has Pesticide Residue,
KQED, April 10, 2018.

“...after being carefully washed or peeled, nearly 70 percent of fruit and vegetables sold in the U.S. contained pesticide residues.”

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Health, Fitness, & The Human Condition 
News and Science

Updated
May 13

 

January 1, 2018:
HAPPY NEW YEAR!

  

 

Latest News Below

 

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HEALTH & FITNESS, Cells Share Complex Resources: Nature Creates Tunneling Nanotubes

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

How Cells Share Complex Resources

WOW, Nature Creates Tunneling nanotubes to Amazing...

Cells Talk and Help One Another via Tiny Tube Networks,
Quanta, April 23, 2018.

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Mind, Body, Breathing as an Integral Aspect of Field Fitness

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

Mental and Physical Acuity

Mind, Body, Breathing as Part of Field Fitness

The Yogi masters were right -- meditation and breathing exercises can sharpen your mind,
Trinity College Dublin, May 10, 2018.

"A new study by researchers at Trinity College Dublin explains for the first time the neurophysiological link between breathing and attention."

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HEALTH & FITNESS, Hot & Healthy: Saunas reduce risk of Stroke & Death

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

Hot & Healthy

Frequent sauna bathing reduces risk of stroke,
University of Eastern Finland, May 3, 2018.

"In a 15-year follow-up study, people taking a sauna 4-7 times a week were 61% less likely to suffer a stroke than those taking a sauna once a week."

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HEALTH & FITNESS: INDUSTRIAL MERCURY OCEANS

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

INDUSTRIAL MERCURY OCEANS

Mercury rising: Are the fish we eat toxic?
University of Montreal, May 3, 2018.

 

POISIONED OCEANS
&
Lots of Mercury Stirred Up

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GOOD HEALTH NEWS: UNWRAPPING the MYSTERIES of GARLIC

 

GOOD HEALTH NEWS

UNWRAPPING the MYSTERIES of GARLIC

It's in the Sulfur Compounds

The complicated biology of garlic,
Cell Press, April 27, 2018.

"...garlic, used for thousands of years to treat human disease, can reduce the risk of developing certain kinds of cancers, cardiovascular disease, and type 2 diabetes."

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BASIC HEALTH: Five Practices to a Long Life

 

BASIC HEALTH & FITNESS NEWS

Five Practices to a Long Life

Following five healthy lifestyle habits may increase life expectancy by decade or more,
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, April 30, 2018.

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KILL PEOPLE FOR PROFITS: Neonicotinoids may alter estrogen production

 

BAD
HEALTH NEWS

HOW TO KILL YOUR OWN PEOPLE FOR PROFITS

Neonicotinoids may alter estrogen production in humans,
Institut national de la recherche scientifique - INRS,  April 27, 2018.

 

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HEALTH NEWS: ROUNDUP FOUND IN EVERYTHING

 

HEALTH NEWS

ROUNDUP FOUND IN EVERYTHING

Weedkiller found in granola and crackers, internal FDA emails show,
Guardian, April 30, 2018.

"...scientists have detected a weedkiller linked to cancer in an array of commonly consumed foods."

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Super Chocolicious: Chocolate, Cacao, and Flavonoids Fires up Human Metabolic "Pathways"

 

HEALTH & FITNESS
FOOD

Super Chocolicious

Chocolate, Cacao, and Flavonoids Fires up Human Metabolic "Pathways"

New studies show dark chocolate consumption reduces stress and inflammation,
Loma Linda University Adventist Health Sciences Center, April 24, 2018.

 

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Ancient Footprints off Canada Coast: Family Record 13,000 Years Old

 

UPDATED
April 23

Ancient Laetoli Footprints Reveal "Modern-Style" Bi-pedular Apes

 

HUMAN CONDITION
Ancient Footprints off Canada Coast

Early American Footprints

Family Record 13,000 Years Old

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Heart Health: Antioxidant takes Decades off Old Folk's Hearts

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

Heart Health

Antioxidant takes Decades off Old Folk's Hearts

Novel antioxidant makes old blood vessels seem young again,
University of Colorado at Boulder, April 19, 2018.

"... took 20 milligrams per day of a supplement called MitoQ, made by chemically altering the naturally-occurring antioxidant Coenzyme Q10 to make it cling to mitochondria inside cells."

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Health News: Plasmid Sharing Party, Spreading Bacterial Resistance Defeating Antibiotics

 

HEALTH & FITNESS NEWS
Plasmid Sharing Party

Spreading Bacterial Resistance Defeating Antibiotics

Bacterial 'gene swapping' sparks disease outbreaks,
University of Liverpool, April 17, 2018.

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Health News, Megacity Filth: Megacity Pollution Gives Babies Alzheimer's

 

Health & Fitness News
Megacity Filth

Megacity Pollution Gives Babies Alzheimer's

Evidence mounts for Alzheimer's, suicide risks among youth in polluted cities,
The University of Montana, April 13, 2018.

Mexico City Mega Filth

"...increased risks for Alzheimer’s and suicide among children and young adults living in polluted megacities."

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Health News, 2018: Agricultural & Human Antibiotic Waste Treatment does Not Work

 

HEALTH & FITNESS NEWS
More Good Superbug News (NOT)

Agricultural & Human Waste Treatment Does Not Work

Remnants of antibiotics persist in treated farm waste, research finds,
University at Buffalo, April 12, 2018.

 

Background

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HEALTH & FITNESS NEWS, 2018 Superbug Patrol: Watching them Carefully

 

HEALTH & FITNESS

2018 Superbug Patrol

Watching them Carefully...

“Nightmare” superbugs continue to lurk in US, but control efforts working,
Ars Technica, April, 4, 2018.

"...latest surveillance data..."

 

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Solar News 2018, FYI: Radiation Increasing

 

Solar News

FYI: Radiation Increasing

New study finds space radiation is increasingly more hazardous,
AGU Blogosphere, March 15, 2018.

Research Highlights

"...new research cautions that the exposure to radiation is much higher than previously thought and could have serious implications on both astronauts and satellite technology."

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Women's World of Health & Fitness: Fitness Protects from Dementia

 

HEALTH & FITNESS
Women's World

Fitness Protects from Dementia

Physically fit women nearly 90 percent less likely to develop dementia,
American Academy of Neurology, March 14, 2018.

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Endocrine Disrupting Compounds Everywhere: Food & Environment

 

HEALTH & FITNESS
Altering Childhood Sexual Development

Endocrine Disrupting Compounds Everywhere: Food & Environment

Babies fed soy-based formula have changes in reproductive system tissues,
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, March 12, 2018.

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