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11Apr2017
Therapy Used for Military Veterans Finds Success Among Traumatized Immigrants

New America Media

Once used almost solely to treat post traumatic stress in war veterans, EMDR has slowly become an effective therapy to treat a range of traumas, including those experienced by immigrants.

10Apr2017
Expert Warns Mexico of Lethal El Nino Phenomenon

New China TV

Since torrential rainfall has claimed almost a hundred lives in Peru and over 300 in Colombia in 2017, Mexico should also be alert against the lethal El Nino phenomenon, an expert warns.

08Apr2017
Pork Tacos Topped with Fries: Fuel for Mexico's Growing Diabetes Epidemic

NPR.org

Diabetes is the leading cause of death in Mexico, according to the World Health Organization. The disease claims nearly 80,000 lives each year, and forecasters say the health problem is expected to get worse in the decades to come.

07Apr2017
'Solid Rain' Helps Farmers Fight Drought in Jalisco

Al Jazeera

Agriculture uses a huge amount of the world’s freshwater supply, but a Mexican company may have found a way to ease the pressure.

06Apr2017
Experts Debate Causes and Consequences of High Cesarean Birth Rates in Mexico

Health Affairs

The April issue of Health Affairs includes an analysis of cesarean birth rates in Mexico, the country in the Americas with the second-highest prevalence of cesarean deliveries second only to Brazil.

05Apr2017
New Funding to Save Mexico's Endangered Vaquita

EurekAlert

In a bid to save the world’s smallest species of porpoise from extinction, the Mexican government has announced a pledge of $3 million dollars to place some of them in a temporary refuge.

04Apr2017
Smoking Weed Vs. Eating Weed: The High Effect of Marijuana Edibles on the Human Brain

Medical Daily

As more states prepare to legalize the recreational use of the drug, many are trying edibles as a "healthier" option, but is eating weed better for you than smoking it?

03Apr2017
Addressing Water Scarcity Through Reuse Programs

Infrastructure News

A new white paper seeks to help governments in Mexico, Brazil and throughout Latin American to consider their options to address their water scarcity challenges through water reuse programs.

01Apr2017
Many in Mexico Are Taking to Bee Venom Therapy as Alternative to Traditional Medicine

CCTV

Bee venom treatment, known as apitherapy, has been hailed by some as an effective alternative to traditional medicine.

31Mar2017
Why Mexico Environmental Activists Fear for Their Lives

Newsweek

Mexico’s organized crime, state-sanctioned intimidation and near-total impunity have proved to be a hazardous and often deadly combination for the many activists trying to protect the country’s natural resources.


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