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Dutch euthanasia figures present muddled picture

Michael Cook BioEdge Euthanasia in the Netherlands is nothing much to worry about, according to The Lancet. The latest survey shows that the overall levels of euthanasia and assisted suicide are about the same now as they were in 2002, … Continue reading

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Teenagers turn their backs on a university education

Source: Independent Universities have suffered the steepest fall in applications since records began, with the total number of students seeking places this autumn plummeting by 8.7 per cent as the true impact of tuition fee increases is felt. Click here … Continue reading

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When IQs fall

Kristin Schafer PANNA In the past year, there have been a slew of studies showing that when a child is exposed to certain pesticides — whether before birth or while eating conventionally-grown food — his or her IQ may drop. … Continue reading

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Pycnogenol (French maritime pine bark extract) shown to improve menopause symptoms in new study

Katherine Davis EurekAlert Natural supplement found to reduce hot flashes and bloating and improve irregular heart beat and digestive problems. (March 7, 2012) – HOBOKEN, NJ – Half the population experiences menopause, and for those women, it is a condition … Continue reading

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Dangers of Feminine Hygiene Products that Every Woman Needs to Know

Source: Mercola Many women have heard of toxic shock syndrome (TSS), a rare bacterial infection that can lead to a potentially fatal drop in blood pressure (shock) and organ damage, and most associate it with the use of tampons — … Continue reading

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Herbs: Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus)

Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus) is a member of Martaceae family, and a native to Australia. It is a herb that has properties that provide great relief as a decongestant, expectorant, antibiotic, antiseptic, and rubefacient (Terra, 1996: 136). Eucalyptus rubs have been … Continue reading

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History of Ayurveda

Ayurveda is an ancient science with origins dating back to 3,000 BC. It begins with the Harappan who occupied the Indus Valley until about 1,500 BC. According to Svobeda (2006), at that time when nomadic Aryans from Central Asia moved … Continue reading

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Headlines: Retirement dreams in tatters for 15 million families

Source: Mail Online Around 15million middle-class families face an acute financial squeeze when they retire, with the worst-hit reduced to poverty, according to a report. Their income will plunge by up to 60 per cent when they stop work – … Continue reading

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