Dr. Thomas Frieden, Former Head of CDC, Arrested on Sex Abuse Charge
Dr. Thomas Frieden, who directed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from 2009 to 2017, was arrested on a sex abuse charge Friday after he was accused of grabbing a woman’s buttocks. The 57-year-old doctor turned himself in to New York police in Brooklyn on Friday morning and was charged with forcible touching, sex abuse and harassment, according to the New York Police Department. The charges stem from a complaint filed in July by a 55-year-old unnamed woman who claims Frieden grabbed her buttocks in his New York apartment last October, police said. During his career, Frieden was a widely respected p...
Source: TIME: Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park and Gina Martinez Tags: Uncategorized Crime healthytime onetime Source Type: news

Thomas Frieden, Former Head of CDC, Arrested on Sex Abuse Charge
Dr. Thomas Frieden, who directed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from 2009 to 2017, was arrested on a sex abuse charge Friday after he was accused of grabbing a woman’s buttocks. The 57-year-old doctor turned himself in to New York police in Brooklyn on Friday morning and was charged with forcible touching, sex abuse and harassment, according to the New York Police Department. The charges stem from a complaint filed in July by a 55-year-old unnamed woman who claims Frieden grabbed her buttocks in his New York apartment last October, police said. Frieden issued a statement denying the allegations,...
Source: TIME: Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park and Gina Martinez Tags: Uncategorized Crime healthytime onetime Source Type: news

Former Head of C.D.C. Arrested on Sex Abuse Charge
Dr. Thomas R. Frieden, who headed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for eight years under the Obama administration, was also charged with forcible touching and the harassment of a Brooklyn woman, the police said. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MICHAEL WILSON Tags: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Frieden, Thomas R New York City Source Type: news

BREAKING: Former CDC director under Obama, Tom Frieden, arrested for alleged sexual abuse of women - New York City Police
(Natural News) Dr. Tom Frieden, former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under Barack Obama, has been arrested for “allegations he sexually harassed a woman in his Brooklyn apartment,” reports Fox News. Frieden turned himself in to the NYPD Special Victims Unit. According to media reports, he has been charged with “forcible... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ontario's new retail pot plan 'puts profit over public health' says former Obama drug adviser
Ontario's newly revamped pot plan, which opens the door to private pot sales instead of a government run monopoly, could be the beginnings of a new tobacco industry and the foundations of a public health crisis, according to former White House drug control adviser Kevin Sabet. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/London Source Type: news

Trump's Environment Agency Seeks to Roll Back Obama-Era Clean Power Plan Trump's Environment Agency Seeks to Roll Back Obama-Era Clean Power Plan
The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed replacing the Clean Power Plan, the centerpiece of former President Barack Obama's regulatory efforts to combat climate change, in a move critics said would have dire environmental and health consequences.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Mike Adams statement on Robert Mueller's WITCH HUNT: Manafort, Cohen and Trump
(Natural News) The criminal prosecution of Paul Manafort is a witch hunt to destroy Trump. The entire basis of the appointment of Robert Mueller as special prosecutor is fraudulent to begin with: It all started with the anti-Trump “Steele dossier” that was fabricated by Obama’s DOJ to carry out an illegal political coup against then-candidate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US plan for coal power deregulation could cause more deaths
The Trump administration is moving to prop up the declining coal industry with an overhaul of Obama-era pollution rules (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Ban on short-term health plans heads to the governor ’s desk
A statewide ban on short-term health plans is heading to the governor ’s desk for approval, after it was passed by the California Legislature on Monday.  Short-term plans are typically less expensive than other plans on the market, but can leave consumers saddled with a heavy price for the services and procedures that they don't cover. Short-term plans are not co nsidered individual health plans under former President Barack Obama's health care law. That allows them to sidestep mandates for health… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Ban on short-term health plans heads to the governor ’s desk
A statewide ban on short-term health plans is heading to the governor ’s desk for approval, after it was passed by the California Legislature on Monday.  Short-term plans are typically less expensive than other plans on the market, but can leave consumers saddled with a heavy price for the services and procedures that they don't cover. Short-term plans are not co nsidered individual health plans under former President Barack Obama's health care law. That allows them to sidestep mandates for health… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

EPA Proposes Gutting Obama ’s Signature Climate Rule To Lower Power Plant Pollution
The long-stalled Clean Power Plan never took effect, but the rule to replace it could cripple future efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 21, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

EPA Proposal To Gut Obama-Era Coal Plant Rule Could Cause 1,400 Premature Deaths Per Year
The long-stalled Clean Power Plan never took effect, but the rule to replace it could cripple future efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - August 21, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: news

Trump Administration Set To Unveil Its Replacement For Obama's Clean Power Plan
President Trump is expected to announce a new plan this week for regulating carbon emissions from coal plants. It will weaken one of President Obama's signature policies for addressing climate change. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nathan Rott Source Type: news

CLAIM: Barack Obama and John Brennan may be facing imminent criminal indictments
(Natural News) It’s been confirmed that President 44 has formally retained legal counsel in response to multiple potential criminal indictments that both he and former CIA Director John Brennan could very soon be facing. Insiders familiar with what’s going on claim that Barack Obama is on the verge of being charged with the following crimes:... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alex Jones creates petition calling on President Trump to pardon Julian Assange – WATCH at REAL.video
(Natural News) President Trump has been busy working out new trade deals, establishing tariffs, and bringing jobs back to America. But his justice department has yet to put Hillary Clinton or Barack Obama in prison, as it has similarly failed to pardon Wikileaks founder and American patriot Julian Assange, whose information releases over the years... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The liberal media only cares about GMOs when they involve wildlife, not human children
(Natural News) There’s a wild conspiracy theory being perpetuated by the Trump-hating mainstream media right now that claims the president is reversing an Obama-era ban on the use of pesticides and GMOs (genetically-modified organisms) in national wildlife refuges. But an in-depth Natural News investigation has revealed that this claim is just more fake news, as... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In South Africa, the mass murder of white people has become official government policy... and Barack Obama applauds it
(Natural News) During a recent speech he gave at the 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, Barack Obama praised current South African President Cyril Ramaphosa for “inspiring great hope in this country” – a country that, as you may recall, is not only actively removing all white people from their rightfully-owned land, but is also killing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

White House Nominates Science Adviser
President Trump has nominated Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier, a meteorologist and Vice President for Research at the University of Oklahoma, to be the Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. If confirmed by the Senate, Dr. Droegemeier will serve as the President’s chief science adviser. The Director of OSTP advises the Administration on determining government spending for science and response strategies to challenges, such as public health disasters and climate change. Dr. Droegemeier has expertise in extreme-weather forecasting and has led two National Science Foundation (NSF) funded centers,...
Source: Public Policy Reports - August 6, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

President's USFS, DOE, and CEQ Nominees Advancing through Senate
Several nominations for key science and environmental posts in the Trump Administration are advancing through the confirmation process in the Senate. The Senate Agriculture Committee has approved President Trump’s nominee, James Hubbard, for Undersecretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment. Hubbard, a former Colorado state forester, will oversee the United States Forest Service. Hubbard has received support from forest industry groups and foresters for his experience with forest policy. He retired from his position as Deputy Forest Service Chief for State and Private Forestry in 2017. He has serve...
Source: Public Policy Reports - August 6, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Short Takes
The United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has withdrawn a 2016 policy intended to mitigate the impacts of land and water developments on wildlife, plants, fish, and their habitats. The policy, adopted under the Obama Administration, directed Federal agencies to create a "net gain" goal, or at least a "no net loss" goal, for affected natural resources. The 1981 policy replacing the withdrawn policy could reduce delays in development projects but exclude considerations for endangered species. According to the notice, published in the Federal Register on July 30, the withdrawn language is "i...
Source: Public Policy Reports - August 6, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Obama praises genocidal South African leader who promotes mass murder of whites
(Natural News) Former President Barack Obama outraged scores of Americans last week when he praised the leader of South Africa in a speech delivered to the 2018 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture. Obama began his remarks by thanking President Cyril Ramaphosa for “inspiring great hope in this country” – which under normal circumstances wouldn’t be a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FAKE NEWS exposed: Media attacks Trump over pesticides and GMOs on wildlife refuges, but nobody links to the memo (here's why)
(Natural News) During the Obama era, the entire fake news media completely ignored the problem of GMOs and neocotinoid pesticides that devastate honey bee colonies. Suddenly under Trump, however, GMOs and pesticides have been weaponized by the fake news media to claim Trump will destroy the environment. The latest assault comes from a wave of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump administration lifts ban on pesticides linked to declining bee numbers
Environmentalists say lifting the restriction poses a grave threat to pollinating insectsThe Trump administration has rescinded an Obama-era ban on the use of pesticides linked to declining bee populations and the cultivation of genetically modified crops in dozens of national wildlife refuges where farming is permitted.Environmentalists, who had sued to bring about the two-year-old ban, said on Friday that lifting the restriction poses a grave threat to pollinating insects and other sensitive creatures relying on toxic-free habitats afforded by wildlife refuges.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 4, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Reuters Tags: Bees GM Farming Environment Trump administration Science US news Insects Wildlife Source Type: news

Seeking the Holy Grail of RWE
Billion-dollar acquisitions tend to make a lot of noise. Markets react, competitors get jittery and share prices can spike or tumble.When Roche bought Flatiron Health, a tech platform that captures and synthesizes structured and unstructured oncology data, for $1.9 billion back in February, it sent tremors throughout the healthcare industry.The ripple effect cannot be chalked up to corporate muscle-flexing however. The deal sent an unequivocal message that the time has come to establish a regulatory-grade standard for real-world evidence.Commenting on the tie-up, Roche ’s CEO said, “This is an important step in...
Source: EyeForPharma - August 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Adam Chapman Source Type: news

Officials are promoting lower-cost, short-term health plans
The Trump administration says it's clearing the way for health insurers to sell short-term plans as a low-cost alternative to pricey Obama-law policies for people struggling with high premiums. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Former Air Force Secretary Says Nobody in Pentagon Wants President Trump ’s Space Force
The former Secretary of the Air Force says the military’s top brass doesn’t support President Donald Trump’s plan to create a Space Force. “None of them are in favor of a Space Force, I say none of the top leaders, but they’re stuck. The President has said it and it will be interesting to see how they now deal with it,” Deborah Lee James, who was Secretary of the Air Force in the Obama Administration, said Monday at a Brookings Institution discussion about the newest proposed branch of the U.S. military. Last month, Trump announced plans to create a new branch of the U.S military service...
Source: TIME: Science - July 31, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Gina Martinez Tags: Uncategorized Military onetime space Source Type: news

Book Review: Gregg Jarrett’s “The Russia Hoax: The Illicit Scheme to Clear Hillary Clinton and Frame Donald Trump”
(Natural News) Even now, more than two years after the Obama administration’s politicized FBI and Justice Department conspired to launch “Spygate” and set in motion the master plan to disrupt the candidacy of Donald Trump and then undermine his presidency, we continue to see new evidence of the scandal, thanks to a handful of GOP... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why I left the Left: Obama voter explains on REAL.video what drove her to support Trump
(Natural News) The #WalkAway movement continues to pick up steam, as yet another former Obama enthusiast – and African-American woman – has decided that the Democrats have absolutely nothing to offer her, and don’t in any way align with her beliefs and convictions. Antonia Okafor, who recently appeared on a segment of Fox & Friends... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

House votes to repeal Obama-era tax on some medical devices
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Source: ABC News: Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

BREAKING: Barack Obama exposed as the MASTERMIND behind criminal FISA fraud targeting Trump
(Natural News) Stunning new revelations are now exposing Barack Obama as the criminal mastermind behind the fraudulent FISA targeting of Trump campaign staffers with illegal spying. Even more shockingly, the underpinnings of the FISA warrant itself turn out to be utterly fraudulent, based largely on a fictitious “Trump Dossier” which was funded by the Hillary... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clapper makes bombshell admission: Obama was behind ENTIRE “Russian collusion” witch hunt
(Natural News) In a moment of amazing candor, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper openly, frankly, and pointedly laid the ‘credit’ for the entire Russian collusion witch hunt at the feet of his former boss, President Barack Obama, on Saturday. During an appearance on CNN, where he’s been an analyst since leaving the White... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FISA warrant revelations reveal how Obama's deep state weaponized government to illegally spy on political opponents
(Natural News) On Saturday government watchdog organization Judicial Watch finally received documents related to the FBI’s FISA court warrants against one-time advisor to the 2016 Trump presidential campaign Carter Page. The documents, requested more than a year ago under terms of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), were sought by the group over suspicions that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NASA Could Have People Living on the Moon in 8 Years. And That ’s Just the Beginning
The moon is a very patient place. It once was a very busy place. Early in its long history, a constant bombardment of space debris left it with great lava bleeds that formed its so-called seas and tattooed it with thousands of craters that endure today. The shooting eventually stopped and the moon fell quiet, and for billions of years it did more or less nothing at all, while the blue-white, watery world just next door bloomed and thrived and exploded with life. And then, for a tiny blink of time, the moon hosted life too. Over the course of four years, from December 1968 to December 1972, nine crews of human beings orbite...
Source: TIME: Science - July 19, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized moon NASA space Source Type: news

Framing through paradox: Egypt and the "Obama supports terrorism" campaign - Pinfari M.
This article presents and analyzes the "Obama supports terrorism" campaign, which was launched in Egypt in late June 2013 and was instrumental to the framing of some Islamist groups as terrorist both before and after the 3 July 2013 coup. The analysis of t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Left continues to melt down over Trump-Putin summit, but remember when Obama promised Russia he would make America MORE vulnerable?
(Natural News) Left-wing pundits, Democrats, and Deep Staters are continuing to hammer President Donald Trump over some comments he made during his summit this week with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The criticism centers mostly around POTUS Trump’s soft-peddling of Russian meddling in the 2016 election along with a smattering of shade thrown at elements of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EPA rolls back Obama-era coal ash regulations
As one of his first major acts as acting director of the US Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler signed and finalized new standards overseeing coal ash, the leftover waste created by power plants that burn coal. The new rules are a revision of 2015 regulations that were put into place by the Obama administration after two significant industrial coal ash spills. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EPA proposal to limit role of science in decision-making met with alarm
Democratic lawmakers and scientists denounced proposal to allow administrators to reject study results if research isn ’t publicDemocratic lawmakers joined scientists, health and environmental officials and activists on Tuesday in denouncing a proposal by theEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA), backed by industry, that could limit dramatically what kind of science the agency considers when making regulations.Related:Andrew Wheeler: 'point man for Trump' focused on undoing Obama's EPA agendaContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 17, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press in Washington Tags: US Environmental Protection Agency US news Science Source Type: news

Bombshell: Russia-linked business mogul funneled $400 million to Hillary Clinton; Obama implicated in money laundering
(Natural News) The faux outrage now being heavily pushed by the media monopolists is a brazen attempt to distract from the “political bombshell of the century” that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin dropped yesterday. A Russia-linked business mogul sent $400 million to the Hillary Clinton campaign, and the money was “laundered” by U.S. intelligence officials working... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bombshell: Russia-linked business mogul funneled $400K to Hillary Clinton; Obama implicated in money laundering (UPDATE)
(Natural News) The faux outrage now being heavily pushed by the media monopolists is a brazen attempt to distract from the “political bombshell of the century” that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin dropped yesterday. A Russia-linked business mogul sent $400K to the Hillary Clinton campaign, and the money was “laundered” by U.S. intelligence officials working for... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Another Trump economy WIN: Food stamp usage plummets below 40 million as Americans get back to work
(Natural News) Under Obama, more Americans (and “undocumented” people) than ever before were taking advantage of social welfare in the form of “food stamps,” or what are more officially known today as Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT). But things are changing under President Trump, as the number of food stamp recipients has dipped below 40 million... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sparse details on Iowa plans that bypass Obama's health law
An Iowa law approved this spring in the Republican-controlled Legislature would allow the conservative and politically powerful Iowa Farm Bureau to offer health plans that skirt requirements of the Affordable Care Act (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

“The Deep State Strikes Back” is the first documentary that fully explains “Spygate” — see it now, exclusively at REAL.video
(Natural News) The biggest political scandal in the history of the country has been detailed for the first time in a brand-new documentary series available exclusively for Real.Video, the just-launched pro-liberty video sharing  platform that doesn’t censor content the Left finds objectionable. The documentary, “The Deep State Strikes Back,” details how corrupt elements of the Obama... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump administration orders universities to stop being racist against Asians
(Natural News) Targeting for elimination yet another racist policy carried over from the Obama era, the Trump administration is calling on colleges and universities across the country to stop discriminating against Asians and whites with unfair affirmative action admissions policies. In a recent statement, Attorney General Jeff Sessions delineated the administration’s new guidelines on the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Short Takes
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), along with the National Science Foundation (NSF), have announced that more than 140 individuals and organizations will receive presidential awards for their excellence in teaching or mentoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) will be awarded to kindergarten through sixth grade teachers and the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) will be awarded to mentors. The award recipients represent schools ...
Source: Public Policy Reports - July 9, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Firearm injuries and violence prevention - the potential power of a Surgeon General's report - Maa J, Darzi A.
In the aftermath of the mass shotting at a social services center in San Bernardino, California, in 2015, President Barack Obama suggested that the relationship between firearm ownership and gun injuries might be as strong as the connection between ciga... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Washington Times awakens to the Mike Adams truth that once seemed bizarre: Obama was a "sleeper cell" in the White House
(Natural News) In a December 2015 column, Natural News founder and editor Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, wrote that President Obama was a “sleeper cell” and he was overseeing the destruction of American traditions, culture, security, and liberty. “As President Obama is about to make a televised speech this evening, it’s important that America realize who... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Latinx: ¡Estamos aquí!, or being "Latinx" at UNC-Chapel Hill - DeGuzmán M.
This essay theorizes the specific use of the term "Latinx" at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during 2016-2017, which emanated in the context of the Tar Heel State's election year politics and the transition from the Obama administration to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

New Executive Order Changes U.S. Ocean Policy
President Trump signed an Executive Order on June 20, 2018 to establish a new ocean policy focused on economic and security concerns and ending President Obama’s 2010 ocean policy that emphasized conservation and stewardship. President Obama signed his Executive Order soon after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster, which affected ecosystems, wildlife, and fisheries along the Gulf Coast. The order stressed “how vulnerable our marine environments are,” and called for a national policy to “ensure the protection, maintenance, and restoration of the health of ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosyst...
Source: Public Policy Reports - June 25, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

As Loneliness Rises Among Americans, Experts Warn It ’ s Making Many Sick
(CBS Local)- Former Surgeon General Doctor Vivek Murthy brought mental health to the forefront last September when he wrote in the Harvard Business Review that loneliness is a “growing health epidemic.” Now a recent survey by health service company Cigna adds to that by showing many Americans say they sometimes or always feel alone. The survey of more than 20,000 U.S. adults ages 18 years and older revealed some alarming findings: Nearly half of Americans report sometimes or always feeling alone (46 percent) or left out (47 percent). One in four Americans (27 percent) rarely or never f...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Local TV Mental Health talkers Source Type: news