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Stop Drug Companies From Price Gouging Us PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: DRUG COMPANIES, Price gouging, patients, abuse, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, medicine )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop price-gouging patients for drugs developed using public funds.
Tighter Patent Rules Could Help Lower Drug Prices, Study Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug costs, patents, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, healthcare, health, humans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - npr.org
The U.S. could rein in rising drug prices by being more selective about giving patents to pharmaceutical companies for marginal developments, a study concludes.
How the GE Food Venture Has Been Chronically Dependent on Deception
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - independentsciencenews.org
Although it purports to be based on solid science and the open flow of information on which science depends, the massive venture to reconfigure the genetic core of the world's food supply has substantially relied on the propagation of falsehoods.
Tell the EPA Fix the Broken GE/Pesticide Rules
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, dicamba, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, Monsanto, EPA, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - panna.org
Monsanto says they've reformulated dicamba to be less drift prone-but that formulation is still awaiting EPA approval. Even when it is available, there's no guarantee that the older, cheaper and more damaging version of the chemical wonâEUR(TM)t continue being
Controversial Pesticides Threaten Not Just Bees But Butterflies Too
Green Lifestyle  (tags: butterflies, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, garden, greenliving, interesting, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 8 days ago - conservationmagazine.org
Most of the furor surrounding neonicotinoids, the world's most widely-used pesticides, focuses on the harms they cause to bees. Yet these chemicals may also pose a threat-presently little-appreciated but possibly grave-to butterflies.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Albertsons: Eliminate Toxic BPA in Canned Foods
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, health, protection )

Cal
- 13 days ago - act.credoaction.com
As one of the countryâEUR(TM)s leading grocery store chains, Albertsons must set an example and stop selling food products containing BPA to protect the health and safety of its customers.
Pennsylvania Family of Five Dead in 'Murder-Suicide'
Offbeat  (tags: Domestic Incident, Health, Medication, Murder-Suicide, USA )

Ray
- 16 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A Pennsylvania couple, who struggled to find medication after their young daughter received a heart transplant, have been found dead along with their children in an apparent murder suicide.
For Vets, Caring For Sick Pets And Grieving Owners Takes A Toll
Animals  (tags: vets, compassion fatigue, health, suicide, compassion, animal care, treatment, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Cal
- 19 days ago - npr.org
People who work in animal shelters or veterinary clinics try to save the animals that come through their doors. But they're at high risk of compassion fatigue, a sustained stress that takes a toll on a caregiver's mind and body
How One GMO Nearly Took Down the Planet
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 21 days ago - truth-out.org
In the early 1990s, a European genetic engineering company was preparing to field test its genetically modified version of Klebsiella planticola, which it had tested in the lab and presumed to be safe. But...
Crime In The Fields: How Monsanto And Scofflaw Farmers Hurt Soybeans In Arkansas
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, dicamba, ecosystems, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, Monsanto, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 24 days ago - npr.org
When Tom Barber, a scientist at the University of Arkansas who studies weeds, drives the country roads of eastern Arkansas this summer, his trained eye can spot the damage: soybean leaves contorted into cup-like shapes.
5 Ways to Help You Know If There Are GMOs in Food
Green Lifestyle  (tags: DARK act, eco-friendly, food, GMO labeling, GMOs, greenproducts, health, organic, recycling )

Kathy
- 25 days ago - consumerreports.org
You're still going to have do a bit of sleuth work to find out whether there are GMOs in your food. President Obama Friday signed a bill that nullifies state genetically modified organism labeling laws, including the nation's first, Vermont's that went...
GMO Wheat Turns Up in Washington State, May Hurt US Trade
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 26 days ago - oregonlive.com
Here we go again. Genetically modified wheat not approved for sale or commercial production in the United States has been found growing in a field in Washington state, agriculture officials said Friday, posing a possible risk to trade with countries...
Tell Your Legislator: Label Genetically Modified Food! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: GMO LABELLING, environment, food, protection, health, greenproducts )

Cal
- 28 days ago - sierra.secure.force.com
Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are an increasingly dominant component of our food supply. Most New Yorkers are unaware of what is really in the products we eat every day or the risks these foods present to public health and the environment.
This Simple Bit Of Grocery Store Advice Will Spare You A Lifetime Of Regret
Society & Culture  (tags: health, diet, prevention, food, freedoms, family )

Cal
- 30 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Time is the only real commodity in this world. ItâEUR(TM)s the only real thing of value. The sooner you embrace this reality, the happier you will be.
Kellogg's Wants You to Think Cereal Is a Vegetable
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, health )

Cal
- 32 days ago - motherjones.com
At one supermarket chain, you can find your Frosted Flakes right there among the apples and spinach
 

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