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Bumble bees prefer a low-fat diet: A bumble bee’s diet affects survival and reproductive capabilities – Science Daily

Bees are an important factor for our environment and our sustenance. Without insect pollination, many plant species — including various crops — cannot reproduce. “Bee mortality therefore affects food supply for human beings,” stated Professor Sara Leonhardt, who specializes in plant-insect interactions. All of the worldwide more than 20,000 bee species need to be considered.… Read More »

Cannabis reduces headache and migraine pain by nearly half – Science Daily

Inhaled cannabis reduces self-reported headache severity by 47.3% and migraine severity by 49.6%, according to a recent study led by Carrie Cuttler, a Washington State University assistant professor of psychology. The study, published online recently in the Journal of Pain, is the first to use big data from headache and migraine patients using cannabis in… Read More »

“I’m on a diet”: The professional input on current diet trends – Oregon Daily Emerald

In the age of Instagram and other social medias’ #thinspiration and #bodygoals, “quick and easy” weight loss methods like fad diets are immensely popular. But do they even work? On social media, most of these methods and products are advertised as the next revolutionary way to lose weight. Transformation accounts like @ketotransformation give followers spotlights… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: Fighting against weight discrimination in the workplace

Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what’s going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $ 1.00 an issue! THE FIGHT AGAINST WEIGHT DISCRIMINATION IN THE WORKPLACE: Retailers feature plus-size models. “Fat influencers” have seen success on social media.… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: Executive order gives hope to kidney patients

Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what’s going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $ 1.00 an issue! EXECUTIVE ORDER GIVES HOPE TO KIDNEY PATIENTS: The Trump administration’s recent pledge to transform kidney care is cause for hope… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: Would an old presidential candidate die in office? Some scientific answers

Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what’s going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $ 1.00 an issue! WOULD AN OLD PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE DIE IN OFFICE? SOME SCIENTIFIC ANSWERS: The crowded field of aging presidential candidates has raised… Read More »