American Medical Association Warns of Dangers of LED Lighting; Doctors Claim LED Affects Health - Telegiz News - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 18:45

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American Medical Association Warns of Dangers of LED Lighting; Doctors Claim LED Affects Health
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Throughout the world, LED lights are replacing normal yellow lights in street lamps and other places in a bid to conserve energy. However, doctors are now warning that the light emitted from LEDs could impact health, vision, and sleep of those exposed ...
Bright idea: India's plan to switch to LED streetlights could save it Rs 5000 crore a yearScroll.in

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AAFP Votes on Gun Violence, Drug Prices, and Diversity - Medscape - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 18:22

AAFP Votes on Gun Violence, Drug Prices, and Diversity
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ORLANDO, Florida — The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) 2016 Congress of Delegates has called on the Department of Health and Human Services to issue a comprehensive report on gun violence. The resolution in support of a study on ...

Effects of alcohol similar to rapid antidepressants: Study - UPI.com - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 17:51

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Effects of alcohol similar to rapid antidepressants: Study
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 29 (UPI) -- A few alcoholic beverages influence the same neural reactions as rapidly effective antidepressants, a study conducted by Wake Forest medical scientists concluded. Medical professionals have long linked alcoholism ...
Alcohol Works in Same Way as Antidepressants During DepressionI4U News
Good news! A glass of wine really can help you get over a hard day at the officeMirror.co.uk

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Think you know a hoarder? Here are questions to ask them - Hamilton Journal News - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 17:38

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Think you know a hoarder? Here are questions to ask them
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Hoarding is a psychological disorder that, according to the American Psychiatric Association is defined by “excessively saving items that others may view as worthless.” People with the disorder “have persistent difficulty getting rid of or parting with ...

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Neutrality kills: when medical associations go “neutral” on assisted suicide - National Right to Life News - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 16:57

Neutrality kills: when medical associations go “neutral” on assisted suicide
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The message sent-and received- was that if doctors themselves don't strongly oppose physician-assisted suicide laws, why should the public? Now the American Medical Association is set to reconsider changing its traditional opposition to assisted ...

To improve health, cities are changing their streetlights - FOX43.com - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 15:00

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To improve health, cities are changing their streetlights
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In response to recent guidance by the American Medical Association against the use of powerful LED lights, cities such as Phoenix; Lake Worth, Florida; and 25 towns in Connecticut are now opting for street lamps with lower color temperatures, meaning ...

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The Horrors of Hoarding - PCT Magazine - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 14:41

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The Horrors of Hoarding
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According to the American Psychiatric Association, an estimated 2 to 5 percent of the population suffers from hoarding disorder. These individuals have difficulty parting with possessions and “stuff” of all kinds. The resultant clutter becomes ...

To improve health, cities are changing their streetlights - AZFamily - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 13:56

To improve health, cities are changing their streetlights
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(CNN) - In response to recent guidance by the American Medical Association against the use of powerful LED lights, cities such as Phoenix; Lake Worth, Florida; and 25 towns in Connecticut are now opting for street lamps with lower color temperatures, ...

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NAMI Fall Classic advocates for mental health - wlfi.com - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 12:49

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NAMI Fall Classic advocates for mental health
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TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) – When it comes to mental illness, experts say there's still a lot to learn and for us to understand. But we can start the process by offering support to events like the NAMI Fall Classic 5K Walk-Run for Mental Illness ...
NAMI Candlelight Vigil to be held Sunday nightLeominster Champion
NAMI candlelight vigil to be held Oct. 2Sentinel & Enterprise
Prayer vigil planned Oct. 9 for those with mental illnessKendall County Now (subscription)

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NAMI candlelight vigil to be held Oct. 2 - Sentinel & Enterprise - Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 10:32

NAMI candlelight vigil to be held Oct. 2
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LEOMINSTER -- The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of North Central Massachusetts will hold its annual Candlelight Vigil at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at Carter Park, Main Street, marking the start of Mental Illness Awareness Week., Oct. 2-8. The ...
Prayer vigil planned Oct. 9 for those with mental illnessKendall County Now (subscription)

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AAFP Votes on Gun Violence, Drug Prices, and Diversity - Medscape

AAFP Votes on Gun Violence, Drug Prices, and DiversityMedscapeORLANDO, Florida — The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) 2016 Congress of Delegates has called on the Department of Health and Human Services to issue a comprehensive report on gun violence.

Neutrality kills: when medical associations go “neutral” on assisted suicide - National Right to Life News

Neutrality kills: when medical associations go “neutral” on assisted suicideNational Right to Life NewsThe message sent-and received- was that if doctors themselves don't strongly oppose physician-assisted suicide laws, why should the public?

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