Tag Archives: North

Toxic health dumping scandal

Natalie O’Brien Sydney Morning Herald The dangerous disposal of hazardous substances including liquid uranium and contaminated objects, the dumping of the confidential records of patients and the mishandling of asbestos have exposed a culture of mismanagement in Sydney hospitals. A … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Ponerology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Toxic health dumping scandal

Flashback -150th Anniversary of Genocide: How British Free Trade Starved Millions During Ireland’s Potato Famine

Paul Gallagher The American Almanac The May 24-26, 1995 White House Conference on the economic development of Northern Ireland, continues an important policy initiative by which President Clinton has already helped bring a season of peace to Ulster after 25 … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Headlines, Politics, Society | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Flashback -150th Anniversary of Genocide: How British Free Trade Starved Millions During Ireland’s Potato Famine

Gabor Mate Lecture – “Hold On To Your Kids”

“This presentation is hosted in partnership with: The Thunder Bay District Health Unit, Lakehead Public Schools, Special Education Advisory Committee and North of Superior Counselling Programs. The Presentation Title is “Hold On To Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, Headlines, Health, Health Related, Mental Health, Parenting, Psychology, Society, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Gabor Mate Lecture – “Hold On To Your Kids”

You are what you eat: Why do male consumers avoid vegetarian options?

Mary-Ann Twist EurekAlert Why are men generally more reluctant to try vegetarian products? According to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research, consumers are influenced by a strong association of meat with masculinity. “We examined whether people in … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Naturopathy, Nutrition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on You are what you eat: Why do male consumers avoid vegetarian options?

Researchers Send ‘Wireless’ Message Using a Beam of Neutrinos

Science Daily ScienceDaily (Mar. 14, 2012) — A group of scientists led by researchers from the University of Rochester and North Carolina State University have for the first time sent a message using a beam of neutrinos — nearly massless … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Science, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Researchers Send ‘Wireless’ Message Using a Beam of Neutrinos

Banks Benefit From Fighting Nursing-Home Crime

Clea Benson Bloomberg Banks have found an unusual way to comply with the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA), the federal law requiring them to bolster the economies of low-income neighborhoods: They’re funding a program dedicated to fighting crime in nursing homes. … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Headlines, Philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Banks Benefit From Fighting Nursing-Home Crime

TEDxManhattan – Robert S Lawrence MD – Effects of a High Meat Diet on Public Health

Robert S Lawrence TED Robert S. Lawrence, MD is the Center for a Livable Future Professor in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health with joint appointments as Professor of Health Policy, … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Nutrition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on TEDxManhattan – Robert S Lawrence MD – Effects of a High Meat Diet on Public Health

“Spam” meat tied to diabetes risk in Native Americans: study

Source: Reuters Native Americans who often ate processed meat in a can, generically known as “spam” and a common food on reservations, one subsidized by the government — had a two-fold increased risk of developing diabetes over those who ate … Continue reading

Posted in Diabetes, Headlines, Health Related | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on “Spam” meat tied to diabetes risk in Native Americans: study

Doctors slam ‘abortion safer than childbirth’ study

Source: LifeSiteNews WASHINGTON, D.C., January 24, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A study by family planning advocates concluding that abortion is safer for women than carrying a child to term has been sharply criticized by doctors who say the years-old claim has … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Ponerology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Doctors slam ‘abortion safer than childbirth’ study