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Surgeons find a kilo of plastic and wood in boy's stomach

Surgeons find a kilo of plastic and wood in boy’s stomach

Arjun Sah, from India, had a secret addiction to chewing on shreds of plastic and lumps of wood, according to local reports. The teenager suffered from Pica. (Source: the Mail online | Health)MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with your social media account. 100% free.
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Insomnia linked to alcohol-use among adolescents, says Rutgers University-Camden

(Rutgers University) ‘Parents, educators, and therapists should consider insomnia to be a risk marker for alcohol use, and alcohol use a risk marker for insomnia, among early adolescents,’ writes Rutgers-Camden researcher Naomi Marmorstein in the study, published recently in the journal Addictive Behaviors. (Source: EurekAlert! – Medicine and Health)
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One in five Americans still addicted to tobacco

One in five adults in the United States uses tobacco on a regular basis, and 15 percent of the population smokes cigarettes, according to a new report from the CDC. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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The Republican establishment is a total disgrace for blocking cannabis medicine for wounded veterans – Health Ranger

(Natural News) The Republican establishment recently blocked veterans’ access to medical marijuana, making sure our veterans remain addicted to dangerous, deadly opioids. The Veterans Equal Access amendment was blocked by the Republican-led U.S. House, ensuring that Big Pharma continues to cash in on the biological destruction of returning veterans. The very political party that claims… (S
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