Federal scientists warned of coming opioid crisis in 2006 – POLITICO

Greed and addictive control are at the base of this .

The Surgeon General was on the verge of alerting the public about opioids 13 years ago. The effort quickly evaporated and there’s no real answer to why.
— Read on www.politico.com/story/2019/08/21/federal-scientists-opioid-crisis-1673694

Chronic inflammation removes motivation by reducing dopamine in the brain

Why do we feel listless when we are recovering from an illness? The answer is, apparently, that low-grade chronic inflammation interferes with the dopaminergic signaling system in the brain that motivates us to do things.
— Read on www.news-medical.net/news/20190605/Chronic-inflammation-removes-motivation-by-reducing-dopamine-in-the-brain.aspx

‘You’re Getting Nothing’: Steve Jobs’ Daughter Wrote A Heartbreaking Memoir About Their Often Brutal Relationship

‘You’re Getting Nothing’: Steve Jobs’ Daughter Wrote A Heartbreaking Memoir About Their Often Brutal Relationship
— Read on www.healthy-holistic-living.com/youre-getting-nothing-steve-jobs-daughter-wrote-heartbreaking-memoir-often-brutal-relationship/

The decline in U.S. life expectancy is unlike anything we’ve seen in a century | Popular Science

AMA and Big Pharma, Stress , Poor Nutrition, much

factors into these stats , transforming that …💯

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows that the small decrease in life expectancy, from 78.7 to 78.6 years is part of a continuing trend. Even as we make progress against cancer, heart disease, and stroke—three of the biggest killers—we’re losing ground on other fronts and have been on a decline since 2014. The CDC highlighted three in particular they they say have contributed to the loss of life expectancy in recent years.
— Read on www.popsci.com/life-expectancy-declining/

Raising girls who are “includers” instead of “mean girls” | Lisa McCrohan

Raising girls who are “includers” instead of “mean girls” | Lisa McCrohan
— Read on www.lisamccrohan.com/2014/09/raising-girls-who-are-includers-instead-of-mean-girls/

After Trump blames mental illness for mass shootings, health agencies ordered to hold all posts on issue – The Washington Post

A horrid , uninformed hit on mentally ill.

“There is this climate of concern whether you can make a statement based on facts,” an employee at the National Institutes of Health said.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/health/after-trump-blames-mental-illness-for-mass-shootings-health-agencies-ordered-to-hold-all-posts-on-issue/2019/08/20/c4030e4c-c370-11e9-b5e4-54aa56d5b7ce_story.html

Trump, Duterte, and the Authoritarian War on Women – The Atlantic

Not happening

Donald Trump’s ideological cousins around the world want to reverse the feminist gains of recent decades.
— Read on www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2019/01/authoritarian-sexism-trump-duterte/576382/