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New Study Finds Connection Between Fracking And Increased Hospitalizations

New Study Finds Connection Between Fracking And Increased Hospitalizations

A new study conducted by some of the nation’s top public health researchers determined a relationship between increased hospitalizations and hydraulic fracturing. Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a method of extracting oil and natural gas. The process has surged rapidly in the United States over the past decade. While the technology has been credited with […]

Study: US Adults STILL Only Consume 9% Of Their Recommended Vegetable Intake

Study: US Adults STILL Only Consume 9% Of Their Recommended Vegetable Intake

Despite continued efforts by health care practitioners, governmental agencies, and informative documentaries, it seems Americans are still falling short of meeting recommended guidelines for fruit and vegetable intake. According to ABC News, a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that only 13% of adults eat the recommended amount of fruit each […]

Awesome Playgrounds Built For Senior Citizens

These outdoor playgrounds have been popping up in Spain that allows older folks to have a bit of fun. Public Radio International shared the video above about playgrounds for senior citizens. “It’ is very social,” says Paz Vidal, a physical therapist. “[We] want to break the myth of the old person coming to the park and […]

Shocking? 68% Of Doctors Believe GMOs Should Be Labeled

Shocking? 68% Of Doctors Believe GMOs Should Be Labeled

After USA Today blatantly called consumers ‘ignorant’ for wanting GMOs labeled, a recent poll revealing a large percent of doctors seeking the same does seem a bit shocking. But as it goes, a leading network of doctors have voted on GMO labeling, and they overwhelmingly support it.  The website SERMO, through which the poll was conducted, […]

Scientist Recommends Taking LSD For Breakfast. Yes, You Read That Correctly

It may sound like a headline from satirical site The Onion, but psychedelics expert Dr James Fadiman Ph.D is deadly serious. The respected scientist claims a small dose of LSD with your morning cereal can help you be more productive, effective, happier and creative, among other things. Fadiman started looking into LSD’s effects on creativity back […]