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Hawaii named healthiest state, Louisiana ranks last in new report

Hawaii now ranks as the healthiest state in America, beating out Massachusetts to return to the top spot in a new report by the United Health Foundation, a nonprofit division of UnitedHealth Group, which also owns the insurance company United Healthcare and Optum. Hawaii, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont and Utah are the five healthiest states of… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson knew for DECADES that asbestos lurked in its baby powder, report claims

Johnson & Johnson knew for DECADES that asbestos lurked in its ‘cancer-causing’ talc, report claims – sending stocks plummeting to the lowest point in 10 years J&J has been forced to hand over thousands of documents in a lawsuit 11,700 people are suing the firm claiming talc gave them cancer  According to a Reuters investigation,… Read More »

Special Report: Nutrition as Medicine – WAVY-TV

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Cancer, diabetes and heart disease are three health conditions that are too common, and often deadly. Sentara Healthcare recently hosted a conference in November entitled “Nutrition as Medicine.” World-renowned doctors and researchers came together to present information and mounting evidence to indicate food can serve as a prescription — of sorts — for many illnesses. Dr.… Read More »