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EPA Finally Agrees to Study Impacts of Common Pesticides on 1,500 Endangered Species
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, health, EPA, protection, Sustainabililty, pesticides, Roundup )

Kathy
- 20 hours ago - summitcountyvoice.com
Under legal pressure, the EPA last week agreed to begin a far-reaching evaluation of how some of the most commonly used pesticides affect more than 1,500 endangered plants and animals.
Tell the EPA and FDA: Immediately Suspend Monsanto's Roundup Herbicide.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, glyphosate, health, humans, protection, Roundup, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Scientific evidence pointing to the dangers posed by Monsanto's widely used Roundup herbicide has been mounting for years, but a new report just out from the World Health Organization (WHO) may be the most damning yet.
Tell Tony Abbott: No More Cuts to Funds Combating Ice Addiction ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, Ice addiction, crystal meth, funds to fight addiction, health, treatment, politics )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - alp.org.au
Tony Abbott is now cutting around $800 million from health programs, including cuts to drug support services, leaving people in desperate need of support without a pathway to recovery.
Woman Starts A Senior Dog Retirement Home For Unwanted, Older Pets ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, elder care for dogs, retirement home, diet, exercise, food, health, illness, ethics, medicine, nutrition, society, humans, interesting, protection, women, family, news )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - iheartdogs.com
If you think that it's only humans who have retirement homes, think again. Dogs have retirement homes too. And if you're wondering what life is like in a dog's retirement home, then read on and watch the video below.
Why Egyptian Girls Fear the Summer
Society & Culture  (tags: FGM, Islam, Muslims, abuse, children, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, health, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Penny
- 3 days ago - world.einnews.com
Summer days: Theyre what childhood memories are made of, glorious afternoons of unchecked freedom to frolic with friends in the sun, unshackled from the earthly obligations of a math class that never seemed further away.
Government Lifts Restrictions on Marijuana Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, disease, drugs, government, health, humans, news, research, society, study )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - news.therawfoodworld.com
Medical marijuana is now legal in 23 states. Surveys have shown that 85 to 95 percent of Americans are in favor of medical marijuana, and approximately 60 percent support legalizing marijuana. A 2014 survey found that 56 percent of physicians favor...
Meet World War II's Only Canine POW
Society & Culture  (tags: war, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, animals, POW's, interesting, food, health, abuse, society )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - nypost.com
In 1941, 20-something British officer Frank Williams met a dog called Judy at a Japanese prisoner of war camp and they became best friends. Together they survived starvation, malaria and a torpedo attack ~ and lived to tell the tale ~ with Judy ...
Sunshine Coast Council Follows France's Lead in Phasing Out Weedkiller
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, goodnews, greenliving, health, glyphosate, protection, Roundup, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - feedtheworld.info
Spraying weeds with synthetic chemicals could be a thing of the past in a few years if the Sunshine Coast Council has its way. It is phasing out the use of controversial pesticide glyphosate - the active ingredient in Round Up - and introducing natural...
Leading Cancer Expert:: 2,4-D Weed-Killer Is 'Possibly Carcinogenic to Humans'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: 2, 4-D, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - ecowatch.com
The decision by an organization of the world's leading cancer experts to classify the herbicide 2,4-D as a possible carcinogen underscores the risk posed by the U.S. government's recent approval of 2,4-D for use on genetically engineered, or GMO, crops.
Seed Sharing Movement Wins Big With New Legislation
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, goodnews, greenproducts, health, protection, Sustainabililty, seed sharing )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - shareable.net
Since the crackdown on seed libraries by some U.S. states last year, organizers (including Shareable) around the country have been working to protect seed sharing. In both Minnesota and Nebraska, bills that specifically exempt non-commercial seed sharing
Demand An End to Secret Trade Deals! Stop the Fast Track of the TPP
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, GMOs, TPP, petition, health, trade )

Scooby
- 5 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
This morning the U.S. Senate voted 60 to 37 to pass cloture on TPP Fast Track that limits debate on this secret international trade agreement to 30 hours. The Senate will hold their final vote on Fast Track tomorrow. Let them know that there will
Researchers Find Physical Differences in Empathetic Peoples' Brains
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, research, interesting, humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, physical, difference, empathetic, brain )

Darren
- 5 days ago - iflscience.com
New research has found that types of empathy can be predicted by looking at physical differences in the brain. This raises the fascinating possibility that some kinds of empathy might be able to be increased by training or that it might be possible for
Martabak Paling Enak Di Jakarta
Green Lifestyle  (tags: foods, health )

Yoga
- 6 days ago - ogep.my.id
Martabak Orins - martabak most delicious in Jakarta, could be an alternative option for those of you who like sweet dishes while breaking early before eating the rice and side dishes that already exists.
A Scientist Is Working on a Revolutionary Way to Treat Cancer, and It Involves Bubbles.
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, cancer, bubbles, video )

Darren
- 6 days ago - upworthy.com
If you have a few minutes to watch, I recommend it. The technology that they're working on could change the way cancer is treated. Plus, the video has some pretty stunning imagery & a woman's personal story about her journey with breast cancer is touching
 

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