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Justice for Alex Wubbels - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alex Wubbels, nurse, justice, petition, Utah, arrested )

Dandelion
- 19 days ago - change.org
Alex was simply following protocol and protecting her patient. She was stuck in a rock and a hard place and protected her patient. I believe a public apology should be given by Officer Payne to Alex.
Tell Your State AG: Join the Investigation of the Bayer-Monsanto Merger
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, humans, nutrition, protection, risks, safety, warning, diet, environment, neonicotinoids )

Beryl
- 16 days ago - action.foe.org
If this merger goes through, the new company would be the worldâEUR(TM)s largest vegetable seed company. It would control seeds for many of the crops we eat regularly, weâEUR(TM)d be giving a single corporation unprecedented control of our food supply.
Harvey Triggers 'Unbearable' Pollution as Refineries Spew Cancer-Causing Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Climate, U.S., Hurricane Harvey, Extreme Weather, Environment, Donald Trump, Pollution, Big Oil )

Judy
- 22 days ago - commondreams.org
Reports of "unbearable" smells are beginning to emerge from the state, sparking growing concerns of the long-term health effects that could result from toxic waste and fumes being spewed from temporarily closed oil refineries.
How Monsanto Is Devastating Thousands of Farms Across 20 States
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, crops, farms, herbicides, GMOs )

Freya
- 12 days ago - alternet.org
Monsanto's GE cotton and soybeans were made to be resistant to an herbicide that drifts to nearby crops.
Petition - Protect Hurricane Victims From Chemical Poisoning
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chemical Industry, Air pollution, Environmental Pollution, toxic chemicals, risks, safety, Health issues, prevention of damages, hurricane victims, responsibility, support, protection, poisoning )

Kalliope
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure the immediate enforcement of thorough chemical safety regulations that were delayed after Donald Trump took office. The destructive hurricane in Texas has turned national attention to Houston, where there have been preventable chemical...
Petition - Tell Your Senators to BAN This IQ-Lowering Pesticide For Good!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pesticide Use, ban of harmful chemicals, Food Democracy, Food Safety, Sustainable Agriculture, responsibility, bad business, health risks, consumers, protection )

Kalliope
- 23 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Trump's EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt just handed Dow Chemical a license to pollute. After years of mounting evidence of serious harm and despite the advice of career EPA scientists who wanted this dangerous pesticide banned, industry friendly...
Avaaz,Chairman of Samsung,Expose the "Dark Side" of the Galaxy
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, samsung, toxins, phones, safety, protection )

Ruth
- 10 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Children as young as 7 are inhaling toxic dust to extract cobalt a mineral used in cell phones by samsung who refuses to ensure their supply chain is free of child labour.Sign ,call on them to investigate,& call on the DRC govt to address child labour
Petition: Canada: Say No to Toxic Chemicals and Update CEPA
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxic chemicals, risks, safety, pollution, prevention, disease, Environmental toxins, Polluters, accountability, responsibility, regulations )

Kalliope
- 29 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
There is a silent killer in Canada, one that the government could slow down or stop altogether: toxic chemicals. Air pollution, alone, kills 7000 people a year not to mention the health effects of the thousands of chemicals in everything from the beds...
Combatting The Opioid Crisis At Its Source
Health & Wellness  (tags: opioid, civil law suit, oxycontin, McKesson, AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, Cherokee Nation, fines, pharmacy, CVS, Walgreens, Walmart )

Dandelion
- 29 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Companies have paid tens of millions of dollars in fines, but have failed to meaningfully address their roles in the crisis as they treat fines as the cost of doing business. The Cherokee Nation is taking matters into our own hands with a civil lawsuit
Scientists Say That Being Forgetful Is Actually A Sign You Are Unusually Intelligent
Health & Wellness  (tags: professors, University of Toronto, forgetfulness, intelligent, health, humans, interesting, research )

Lone
- 6 days ago - littlethings.com
A study by professors at the University of Toronto found that having a perfect memory might have nothing to do with your intelligence. In fact, forgetting the occasional detail might even make you smarter
Oppose HR 620, Which Guts the Americans With Disabilities Act
Health & Wellness  (tags: civil rights, human rights, disabilities, bills, Congress, petitions )

Freya
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A harmful new bill in the House of Representatives, the so-called ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 620), is gaining steam. It will be debated in the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday morning and may go to House floor for a vote soon.
Petition - Stop Throwing Out Life-Saving Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: live saving drug, thrown out, wasted benefits, pharmaceutical industry, risks, safety, Prevention and Treatment, life saving, responsible behaviour, Sustainabililty, protection, healthcare )

Kalliope
- 28 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop wasting billions of dollars by throwing out life-saving drugs. Millions of life-saving drugs, not to mention billions of dollars, are being wasted every single year.
Petition - Tell Your Senators: Ban This Toxic Pesticide Ones and for All
Health & Wellness  (tags: chlorpyrifos, pesticide spraying, toxic chemicals, pollution, harmful substances, Health issues, protection, responsible behaviour, prevention, safety )

Kalliope
- 31 days ago - action.foe.org
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt handed Dow Chemical a license to pollute. He refused to enact an EPA ban on chlorpyrifos -- a toxic pesticide that pollutes our environment and harms kid's brains. Now the Senate is stepping up to protect people...
It's Incredibly Hard to Get Dental Care in Rural America
Health & Wellness  (tags: oral hygiene, dentists, teeth, rural America, health care )

Freya
- 15 days ago - motherjones.com
Dental therapists could help - but many professional dentists are fighting them.
 

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