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Line Streets With Trees to Prevent Serious Asthma Attacks, Say Scientists
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, healthcare, interesting, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, society, treatment, government, drugs, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, asthma, line streets, trees, scientists )

Ricardo
- 9 hours ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
Asthma hospital admissions could be cut dramatically by lining streets with trees, the largest ever study has found. Researchers from the University of Exeter's medical school studied the impact of urban greenery on the respiratory condition and...
Petition - Take Action: Urge Congress to Fund the Fight Against Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, Antibiotic resistance, Antibiotics in Agriculture, superbugs, Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, risks, prevention, safety, research, protection, disease )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Congress is in the final days of making decisions about this year's federal budget. They need to hear from you that the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria must remain a national priority. Each year, millions of people contract antibiotic-....
New Shingles Vaccine
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, health, illness )

Mitchell
- 5 days ago - nytimes.com
This appears to be a marvelous thing, and the takeaway is "Get this done!"
Petition - End Madagascar's Plague Outbreak
World  (tags: Madagascar, plague outbrake, improvement, hygiene, crisis, needless deaths, preventable disease, help needed now, sanitation, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )

Kalliope
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
Fight the current plague outbreak in Madagascar and take steps to improve village hygiene to prevent future outbreaks. For most people in developed nations, the word "plague" likely conjures up images of Europe in the Middle Ages. Yet for the people of...
Petition - Applaud Initiative to Guarantee Free and Accessible Contraception
Health & Wellness  (tags: massachusetts, contraception, assessability, employers, Birth Control, Health insurance, unplanned pregnancy, Womens Rights, health care, safety, risks, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise the Massachusetts House of Representatives for improving access to contraceptives. In October, the Trump administration rolled back the requirement that employers must include access to birth control in their health insurance plans.
Petition - End Child Labor in the Tobacco Industry
Business  (tags: Tobacco Industry, British American Tobacco, Child Labor, exploitation, Ethical Business, fairness, labor violations, poisoning, Health issues, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )

Kalliope
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
End child labor in the big tobacco industry. The tobacco industry is rife with child labor violations. Children as young as eight are toiling in the fields of nations like Indonesia to pick tobacco for giant companies like British American Tobacco.
Paul McCartney and His Family Tell the World to Go Meat-Free in Inspiring New Short Film (VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Paul McCartney, Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Mother Earth, biodiversity, climate-change, conservation, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, prevention, meat-free, Meat Free Monday )

Evelyn
- 13 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Narrated by Paul McCartney, Yann Arthus-Bertrand's signature aerial footage features stunning glimpses of the beautiful "delicate balance" of Mother Earth's incredible biodiversity, tackles an issue related to climate change, the degradation of our earth
Petition - Protect the Great Lakes From Invasive Mussels
Environment  (tags: Great Lakes, fragile ecosystems, Invasive Species, zebra mussels, environmental damages, scientific research, native species, fish populations, natural water toxins, microcystins, eleminations, environmental protection, prevention, conservation )

Kalliope
- 13 days ago - forcechange.com
Fund research on zebra mussel eradication to protect Great Lakes ecosystems. The Great Lakes are in danger due to an invasive species. Zebra mussels were first discovered in the Great Lakes in the late 1980s. Since then, they have been wreaking havoc...
Petition - Tanzania: Stop Silencing the Free Press
World  (tags: tanzania, free press, silencing, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, undermining independence, democracy, Radio Station, rights violations, right to know, news coverage, accessibility, information control, prevention, conflicts, protection )

Kalliope
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop shutting down newspapers and silencing the free press. Officials in Tanzania have shut down four newspapers in just as many months. These newspapers, the nation's government warns, are "undermining democracy." However, Tanzania is abusing the...
Petition: FAUX FUR FROM CHINA IS NOT FAUX! NO DEMAND = NO SUPPLY
Business  (tags: fur industry, China Trade Deal, faux fur, risks, fur trade, stolen animals, Fur Fashion Industry, fur farming, ethical concerns, animal welfare and rights, dishonesty, consumers, Avoidance, fraud, boycott, prevention )

Kalliope
- 16 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
People who oppose fur buy it accidentally because some clothing manufacturers and sellers are mislabeling it as "faux fur." I unknowingly bought a vest from REI many years ago that I now know is not "faux". Much of retailed "faux fur" is from raccoon dogs
Chile Moves Towards a Plastic Bag-Free Future
Green Lifestyle  (tags: chile, plastic bags, plastic pollution, recycling, reducing waste, Marine conservation, clean up, ocean pollution, ecosystems, eco-friendly, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 20 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
The president of Chile has signed a bill that prohibits the use of plastic bags in over 100 coastal areas. The move was made with the intention of addressing the stomach-turning amount of plastic that has found its way into oceans. A 2015 study in
Fisher-Price Recalls Infant Motion Seats Due to Fire Hazard
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning, children, ethics )

Alice
- 21 days ago - cpsc.gov
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Soothing Motions Seats and contact Fisher-Price for a full refund.
Are You Sleeping in a Safe Place? The Hidden Danger of Geopathic Stress
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, healthcare, humans, interesting, investigation, protection, prevention, research, safety, warning, geopathic lines, Schumann Resonance, energies, sleep, wifi, EMF, Ley lines, Earth, wellbeing )

Ricardo
- 21 days ago - newdawnmagazine.com
The Earth has a natural background frequency of 7.83Hz, known as the Schumann Resonance, which corresponds to alpha brain waves in humans. When this frequency is thrown out of balance by other energies (either natural or manmade) we can also go...
Bernie Sanders Commends Canada's Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, prevention, protection, research, safety, treatment, medicine, nutrition, health, government, ethics )

Lindi
- 21 days ago - cbc.ca
Among the strengths of Canada's health care system, Sanders noted that it covers all Canadians at 50 per cent of what the U.S. spends on health care.
 

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