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9 Must-Know Facts About The Ebola Virus Spreading Across West Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: West Africa, Ebola Outbreak, risks, safety, treatment, health, disease, research, protection, medicine, news, illness, death )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The deadliest outbreak of Ebola in history is still ravaging countries in West Africa, particularly Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. And the troubling news continues with the recent report that the head doctor treating patients with Ebola in Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone's Chief Ebola Doctor Infected With Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: world health, Sierra Leone, West Africa, Ebola Outbreak, doctor infected, risks, safety, medicine, disease, society, news, health )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - bbc.com
The doctor leading the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone is now being treated for the deadly virus, a statement from the presidency has said. Sheik Umar Khan tested positive and has been admitted to hospital in Kailahun, the epicentre of the outbreak.
What the Starbucks?! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Starbucks, gmo products, gmo milk, latte, coffee, health, food )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Tell Starbucks to serve only organic milk from cows not fed GMOs
Doctors Warn of Super-Toxic GMO Threat
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - rodalenews.com
We already know there are lots of health threats related to genetically engineered food, including the extreme rise of pesticides found in the food you eat. But a new GE seed/pesticide combo could make things much worse, potentially causing lifelong, irre
2,500 Ground Zero Workers Have Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ground Zero, workers, cancer, risks, health, disease, illness, death, humans, news, study, medicine, government, healthcare )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - nypost.com
More than 2,500 Ground Zero rescuers and responders have come down with cancer, and a growing number are seeking compensation for their illnesses, The Post has learned. The grim toll has skyrocketed from the 1,140 cancer cases reported last year.
URGENT ACTION NEEDED~Steven Tyler Screams Against Farm Animal Abuse
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bill S.2232, Massachusetts lawmakers, animals used for food, will no longer be held captive, in extreme confinement, TWO WEEKS LEFTactivists, violence, healthcare, disease, food, health, medicine, government, prevention, protection, treatment )

Kelly
- 2 days ago - globalanimal.org
Steven Tyler, lead singer of the band Aerosmith, is calling for a ban on the inhumane confinement of farm animals in gestation crates. TWO WEEKS LEFT BEFORE THE SENATORS VOTE. PLEASE CONTACT YOUR FRIENDS IN MASSACHUSETTS TO SIGN THE PETITION, THANX
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED 5 Things You Can Do to Help Shut Down SeaWorld
Business  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, GoodNews, pollution, politics, protection, wildlife, world, nature, activists, children, family, health, sadness, violence, women, safety, news, humans, media, movies, whales, animalcruelty )

Kelly
- 2 days ago - peta.org
Public opinion of SeaWorld continues to shift in favor of the captive orcas who have been waiting for years--and sometimes decades--to be freed from the tiny chlorinated tanks at inhumane marine-mammal parks.
How Many Leafy Greens Can You ID Correctly?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, green, health, quiz, shopping, world )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - womenshealthmag.com
It's time to test your salad savvy; see how many of these greens you recognize.
(Vermont) GMO Labeling Law Lands Allies
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, GMO labeling, greenliving, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 6 days ago - rutlandherald.com
Two advocacy groups are looking to help defend the state against an industry group lawsuit against Vermont's GMO labeling law. The Vermont Public Interest Research Group and the Center for Food Safety say they have filed papers to formally move for part->
Why Most Americans Refrigerate Raw Shell Eggs and Europeans Often Don't
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eggs, food, health, humans, interesting, salmonella, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - foodsafetynews.com
American travelers to Europe may have noticed that people "across the pond" often store raw shell eggs at room temperature. They can safely do that because of the way eggs are produced in Europe, but it can't be safely done in the U.S. because of Salmonel
Public Food-Shaming Is The Insidious Type Of Street Harassment No One Is Talking About
Society & Culture  (tags: women, food, diet, society, body image, rights, humans, culture, abuse, ethics, sadness, news, health )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Hey, girl, you shouldn't be eating that. You're gonna get fat!"Of all the things you want to hear while walking to the subway at 11 p.m. on a Friday night, a man screaming at you for eating frozen yogurt on the sidewalk is not one of them.
'Pea-Sized Brain Hub Could Shed Light on Depression'
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, research, brain hub, health, depression )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Scientists say a part of the brain, smaller than a pea, triggers the instinctive feeling that something bad is about to happen.
New Research Confirms Links To Autism From Pesticide Exposure During Pregnancy
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, illness, babies, children, health, environment, drugs, interesting, risks )

Sharon
- 3 days ago - naturalcuresnotmedicine.com
I "liked" Natural Cures Not Medicine on facebook and found some interesting articles on that site. As we all know that pesticide get in to the ground and water.
Spud Leaders Give GMO Guarded Endorsement
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, GMO potatoes, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - capitalpress.com
The National Potato Council's board of directors has officially endorsed the safety and usefulness of genetically modified technology, as well as voluntary labeling of GMO products.
Feds Failing To Act On Antibiotic Resistance Despite Grave Threat, Health Advocates Warn
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, environment, ethics, food, government, health, illness, nutrition, protection )

Heidi
- 4 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is what I had, so with that said I know that this article is true when they say that there is NO antibiotics that can cure MRSA. I still have the scare. What I do now is eat HEALTHY!
 

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