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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, disease, government, protection, ebola, death, action, health )

Cal
- 25 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
More than 2,600 men, women, and children have died from Ebola, and the number is likely to increase.
OPINION: The Fight Against the Long-Term Effects of Child Hunger Reaches Fever Pitch
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, child hunger, education, health, humanrights, government, ethics, politics, sadness, world, children, activists )

Cal
- 24 days ago - ipsnews.net
Often beginning in the womb as poverty-stricken mothers live hand-to-mouth, stunting can be a lifelong affliction. Studies show it is linked to poor cognition and educational performance,
Cancer, Patented ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, Myriad cancer gene patent, risks, business, consumers, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 22 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Myriad, a US biotech company, just faced off against an Australian woman with breast cancer and won.
Susan G. Komen Is Pinkwashing Fracking ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Susan G Komen/fracking, health, women, disease, business, marketing, ethics, corruption )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Susan G. Komen is pinkwashing fracking The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They're even painting drilling equipment pink!
Procter & Gamble: We Want Cosmetics Without Cancer ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, cosmetics, protection, women )

Cher
- 18 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics found cancer-causing chemicals in a number of cosmetics made by Procter & Gamble (P&G), including their Cover Girl blushes, mascara and eye shadows, Olay anti-aging creams, Max Factor mascara, and more
The Real Dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical Doesn't Want You to Know About
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, Dow Chemical, health, death, children, toxin, chlorpyrifos, farming )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - salon.com
Data show insecticides can cause significant harm to children. Dow Chemical is trying to convince the EPA otherwise Paul Koberstein, Earth Island Journal
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mental Illness Affects One in Four Adults: Tell Congress It's Time for Comprehensive Reform
Health & Wellness  (tags: mentla health, mental illnes, s law, access to treatment, treatment, medicine, healthcare, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, protection, news, government )

Cal
- 25 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Over the past several years, we've witnessed tragedies that have shattered lives, from school and workplace shootings to private family tragedies. Mental illness affects all of us.
Every Kid Healthy...and Ready to Learn - Take the Pledge !!
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, pledge, Every Kid Healthy, Ready to Learn, obesity, children, health, healthcare, food, correct nutrition, illness prevention )

BarbCat
- 29 days ago - actionforhealthykids.org
Every child in the United States should be well-nourished, physically active, healthy and ready to learn. Sadly, they're not. One in three kids in this country is either overweight or obese. But they don't have to be. Schools are a big part of the
Sick Texas Hospital Worker May Have Exposed 700 Babies to TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, El PasoTexas, hospital staff, TB, Providence Memorial Hospital, risks, safety, healthcare, warning, protection, prevention, news, health, illness, humans )

Carrie
- 29 days ago - rawstory.com
According to the Associated Press, the woman -- whose identity is being withheld due to privacy laws -- may have been infected with TB bacteria for up to a year before she was diagnosed in late August.
5 Illnesses Linked to Vitamin D Deficiency
Health & Wellness  (tags: vitamin D deficiency, humans, family, health, prevention, disease )

Nancy
- 17 days ago - msn.com
Symptoms of vitamin D deficiency include bone pain, muscle weakness, increased blood pressure, and depression. It has also been linked to the following serious health conditions:
Ebola Vaccine Would Likely Have Been Found By Now If Not For Budget Cuts: NIH Director
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prevention, budget cuts, EbolaVaccine, us, protection, disease, government, health, healthcare, congress, usa, news, government, ethics, crime, healthcare )

Cal
- 7 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
As the federal government frantically works to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and as it responds to a second diagnosis of the disease at home, one of the country's top health officials says a vaccine likely would have already been discovered we
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: 8 Chain-Restaurant Meals That Aren't as Healthy as They Seem
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit, study, research, interesting, health )

Cal
- 23 days ago - takepart.com
At some establishments, lettuce wraps, grilled chicken, and turkey aren't always better for you.
Monsanto Scandal Causes Reopening of US Investigation of GMO Wheat
Business  (tags: money, business, farming, Monsanto, gmo wheat, ethics, environment, health, food, ecosystems, environment, protection )

Nancy
- 12 days ago - nationofchange.org
The USDA revealed that genetically engineered wheat was discovered on a Montana farm after the trial period had run its course. This new GMO wheat scandal, with fingers pointed at Monsanto, is a "failed policy" that threatens farmers.
If Airport Ebola Screening Makes You Feel Safer, You Should Know What Workers Are Saying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Ebola screening, airport workers, safety, prevention, protection, disease, health )

Cal
- 6 days ago - thenation.com
Many low-wage airport service workers are protesting what they see as an urgent unmet need for upgraded safety and health protections.
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: death, disease, ethics, illness, health, medicine, prevention, protection, treatment, politics, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Beverly
- 10 days ago - one.org
Add your name and urge world leaders to step up and act on Ebola now.
 

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