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Stop Neurotoxic Lead Exposure in Children PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, protection )

- 3 days ago -
YouâEUR(TM)ve heard about the lead poisoning crisis in Flint, Michigan, but the problem of lead exposure is far more widespread, and it comes from more than drinking water.
Jill Stein Participated in Third Presidential Debate While Hospitalized in Austin
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dr Jill Stein, The Green Party, hospitalized, debate, Austin, Texas, dedication )

- 4 days ago -
Despite an illness which prevented her from traveling to Las Vegas for the final presidential debate on Oct. 19, Jill Stein livestreamed her responses to the debate question in real time from her hospital bed.
Tell California to Do Better for Kids PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, protection, children )

- 4 days ago -
In late September, CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) finally released a draft plan for protecting schoolchildren in agricultural communities from drift-prone, health-harming pesticides.
Ft. Leavenworth Might as Well Hand Chelsea Manning Some Rope
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chelsea Manning, whistle blower, regime critics, prison, suicide, Veteran, transgender )

- 9 days ago -
The way Manning is being treated is shameful. One measure of the greatness of a country is how it treats regime critics, especially those who point out legitimate shortcomings. The United States is not just failing Chelsea Manning but failing us all.
While Flint Children Are Poisoned By Lead Big Pharma Increases Only Treatment By 2,700 Percent
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint, Michigan, treatment, Calcium EDTA, Valeant, lead poisoning, price gouging, 2, 700 percent increase )

- 10 days ago -
This is a drug that has long been a standard of care for treatment of lead poisoning and until recently it was widely accessible at an affordable price. This now limits availability of the drug to children with life threatening lead poisoning.
Tell USDA: Don't Dump Fatty Cheese on Disadvantaged PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, food, cheese, fatts, health, protection )

- 11 days ago -
Please take a moment to ask Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to reconsider the USDA's plan to distribute the fatty cheese to food banks and food assistance programs that are already struggling to provide participants healthful foods that fight
Bride Shocks Guests With Her Wedding Day Surprise
Health & Wellness  (tags: bride, wedding, paralyzed, dancing, walking, Jaquie Goncher )

- 12 days ago -
Jaqui is a gorgeous 25 year old woman, ready to marry a man named Andy, the love of her life. But Jaqui and Andy have a big surprise for all their wedding guests.
10 Wonderful Health Benefits of Hugging
Health & Wellness  (tags: offbeat, research, hugging, hormone, oxytocin, prevention, blood pressure, stress and anxiety, pain, muscle relaxing )

- 12 days ago -
Scientists have discovered that when we hug a loved one, the hormone oxytocin releases into the blood stream. This hormone lowers blood pressure, reduces stress and anxiety and has also been found to improve your memory.
McDonald's: Put Antibiotics Out to Pasture! PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, disease, health, anticbiotics, McDonalds, protection, humans, safety, research )

- 13 days ago -
Tell McDonaldâEUR(TM)s to stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by cutting the use of medically important antibiotics in its global beef, pork and poultry supply chains.
Smog Pollution Threatens Our Health PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, humans )

- 14 days ago -
The oil and gas industry is part of the problem, releasing smog-forming volatile organic compounds (VOCâEUR(TM)s) into our atmosphere. But you can be part of the solution.
Activate Your Higher Mind - All 9 Solfeggio Frequencies   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Solfreggio frequencies, meditation, relaxation )

- 16 days ago -
This is a special album put together with the use of all 9 Solfeggio Frequencies
Finally Put An End to Seafood Fraud PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, food, protection, fraud )

- 16 days ago -
Despite the U.S. Government's attempts to intervene, seafood fraud continues to endanger your wallet, and your health.
SIGN NOW! Get Carcinogenic Refined Palm Oil Out of Our Food!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, PALM OIL PRODUCTS, health, disease, healthcare, research, protection, humans, government, news, study, food, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 16 days ago -
Food safety experts are warning of palm oilâEUR(TM)s health risks: the refined oil contains contaminants that can cause cancer and organ damage. Toddlers and children are especially vulnerable. Tell the EU to act...
Reduce Childhood Lead Exposure PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, lead, health )

- 17 days ago -
Children living in federally-assisted housing may be exposed to four times the level of lead that is considered by the government to be safe.
A Woman Had a Baby. Then Her Hospital Charged Her $39.35 to Hold It.
Health & Wellness  (tags: mothers, babies, hospitals, billing, ripoffs )

- 23 days ago -
The image of the bill, now shared widely on Reddit, shows a charge for "skin to skin after c sec." The Reddit user who posted it explained more in a few comments.

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