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Viewpoints: Lessons On Physical, Mental Health Dangers Of ‘Stop And Frisk’ Policies; Why Hasn’t The U.S., Unlike Other Countries, Added Graphic Warnings To Cigarette Packs?

Opinion writers weigh in on these health issues and others. Boston Globe: The Hidden Cost Of ‘Stop-And-Frisk’ New research by Alyasah Sewell, a professor of sociology at Emory University, shows that stop-and-frisk and related police activity in New York City have a “spillover” effect — damaging the physical and mental health of residents in targeted… Read More »

Schools’ food czar to lobby for nutrition | News, Sports, Jobs – Youngstown Vindicator

YOUNGSTOWN — Tascin Brooks, Youngstown City School District food service coordinator, will travel to Washington, D.C., March 8-10 to advocate to legislators about scholars’ nutritional needs. She’s looking forward to the trip to the Legislative Action Conference. “This is an awesome opportunity to work face to face with legislators who pass the bills that mandate… Read More »

What to know about a swollen scrotum

Scrotal swelling refers to swelling of the scrotum. The scrotum is the sac of skin that holds the testicles. Sometimes, scrotal swelling may affect the entire scrotum. At other times, there may be swollen lumps on one or both sides of the scrotum. Scrotal swelling may be painless or very painful. Although it can be… Read More »

What You Need to Know About the Carnivore Diet

Dr. Paul Saladino trained at the University of Arizona with a focus on integrative medicine. He completed his residency in psychiatry at the University of Washington in 2019, and is a certified functional medicine practitioner through the Institute for Functional Medicine. In this interview, Saladino discusses the surprising benefits of the carnivore diet, which is the… Read More »