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Stop Monsanto's Secret Plan to Kill GMO Labeling
Environment  (tags: environment, healthconditions, nutrition, cancer, food, sustainable, GMO, labeling GMO )

- 1472 days ago -
Right now Monsanto and giant food companies are scheming behind the scenes to introduce a bill in Congress that would kill mandatory state GMO labeling efforts and replace it with a gutted version of a bill to preempt states' rights and give the illu
Cancer-Causing Chemical Levels Skyrocket in Alberta's Industrial Heartland
Environment  (tags: Alberta, Industrial Heartland, Cancer, air pollution )

- 1545 days ago -
An independent study has found high levels of airborne carcinogens downwind of Alberta's industrial heartland, an area that has come to be known as "cancer alley" for its high rates of rare cancers.
Environment  (tags: fracking, pollution, health hazzard, destruction, water, poison, cancer, health, oil and gas industry, climate change, healthconditions, wildlife, environment, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, humans, protection )

- 1547 days ago -
"Fraccidents"--troubling reports of poisoned drinking water, polluted air, mysterious animal deaths, industrial disasters and explosions--have occurred across the country. Click on "Take Action" to sign petition.
Witness - To The Last Drop   video
Environment  (tags: Witness, To The Last Drop, Aljazeera, Canada, Alberta, Tar Sands, dirty oil, cancer, Fort Chipewyan, oil sands, USA, First Nations )

- 1879 days ago -
A Faustian pact with the American energy consumer, the Canadian Gov't is doing everything it can to protect the dirtiest oil project ever known. Fort Chipewyan has experienced spike in cancer & dire studies have revealed the true consequences of dirty oil
Asbestos Shingles Once a Money-Maker, Now a Deadly Reminder
Environment  (tags: medicine, treatment, cancer, health, health, Sustainabililty, greenliving, healthconditions )

- 2139 days ago -
Many building material manufacturers flocked to asbestos as an effective product that could prevent fire damage and provide effective insulation. Now, we suffer the effects--measured by # of lives taken from Asbestos related diseases such as mesothelioma.
CANCER THREAT TO FARM WORKERS: Methyl Iodide: A Nasty Pesticide Explained
Environment  (tags: protection, pollution, humans, pesticides, Methyl Iodide, farmworkers, cancer, health, healthconditions, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green )

- 2328 days ago -
It's carcinogenic, but Since it is applied to soil before plants even go into the ground, it poses little risk to consumers of strawberries. But for the farmworkers who apply it and the people who live near treated fields, it's a different story..
The True Costs of Nuclear Power
Environment  (tags: animals, cancer, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, iodine 131, nature, Nuclear power, politics, pollution, radia-active, research, science )

- 2505 days ago -
Three reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station appear to have lost their cooling capacity. Engineers are flooding the plant with seawater--effectively destroying it--then letting off radioactive steam.
'Climate Change Could Give You Cancer': UN Report Warns of Deadly Pollutants From Glaciers
Environment  (tags: Melting glaciers, UN report, pollution, cancer, health )

- 2601 days ago -
Melting glaciers and ice sheets are releasing cancer-causing pollutants into the air and oceans, scientists say.
Coal From Mass Extinction Era Linked to Lung Cancer Mystery
Environment  (tags: Earth, Era, Cancer )

- 2933 days ago -
he volcanic eruptions thought responsible for Earth's largest mass extinction -- which killed more than 70 percent of plants and animals 250 million years ago -- is still taking lives today.
A New Demand for Uranium Power Brings Concerns for Navajo Groups
Environment  (tags: Native Americans, uranium mining, cancer, kidney disease )

- 3010 days ago -
ACOMA, N.M.-- Uranium from the Grants Mineral Belt running under rugged peaks and Indian pueblos of New Mexico was a source of electric power and military might in decades past, providing fuel for reactors and atomic bombs
We Need Food and Farming Regulation NOW!
Environment  (tags: industrial, agriculture, animals, fda, factory, farming, birds, environment, ecosystems, habitat, destruction, nature, humans, pollution, oceans, methane, CO2, water, wells, fertilizer, poison, cancer, pesticides )

- 3169 days ago -
Taxpayers want government to enforce regulations and create rules to limit excess and greed in banking, insurance, housing, and on Wall Street. Let's not forget to regulate industrial agriculture. It is one of our most polluting and dangerous industries.
The Real Cost of Smoking (Smoking Cessation #1)   video
Environment  (tags: smoking, quit, cigarette, smoke, cough, throat, cancer, lung, marlboro, ash, doctor, asthma, cold, addiction, nicotine, tobacco, medicine, health, beauty, fitness, home, advice, pollution, suffering )

- 3354 days ago -
Need another reason to quit smoking? Smoking causes one out of five deaths in America. Once you understand the real costs of smoking, you'll be ready to put down that cigarette! If you cannot breath nothing else matters!
Friends of the Earth - Toxic Emergency in Greece! - Take Action
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, environment, ecosystems, HabitatDestruction, habitat, Death, Greece, chromium, cancer )

- 3724 days ago -
The Asopos river in Greece is providing toxic drinking water to tens of thousands of people,who are getting sick and dying at alarming rates.With over 400,000 times the amount of Chromium 6 that should be in groundwater,the river is running red death rate

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