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California Declares State of Emergency Over Deadly Hepatitis A Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: hep A, disease, health, wellness, San Diego, California, hep outbreak, homeless hit, 16 dead, 300 hospitalized )

Philippa
- 58 days ago - msn.com
California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Friday due to a lack of vaccines in a deadly hepatitis A outbreak in several California counties, CBS Los Angeles reports.
Teacher May Gave Given Flutes Tainted With Bodily Fluids to Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: bodily fluids. tainted flutes, child abuse, California, teacher, health, wellness, health risk )

Philippa
- 72 days ago - msn.com
State and federal agencies are investigating an incident in which a teacher might have distributed handmade flutes tainted with the man's bodily fluids to children.
Thank California AG Becerra for Filing Charges Against the Center for Medical Progress' Phony Journalists
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, California, Planned Parenthood, libel, entrapment, Center for Medical Progress, petitions )

Freya
- 254 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has just filed 15 criminal charges against David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt of the Center for Medical Progress for their phony story that made it look as though Planned Parenthood trafficks in human parts.
Breaking: Anti-Abortion Activists Charged With 15 Felonies in California
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti-choice, libel, false flags, deception, California, charges, Center For Medical Progress )

Freya
- 255 days ago - dailykos.com
Anti-choice activists who lied their way into being able to surreptitiously film Planned Parenthood talks have been charged with 15 felonies. The films, which supposedly showed evidence of selling fetal tissue, have since been widely discredited.
California Residents and Lawmakers Fight Reopening of Aliso Canyon, Site of Huge Natural Gas Blowout
Health & Wellness  (tags: Aliso Canyon, California, Porter Ranch, SoCalGas, natural gas blowout, leak, lingering health effects, settlement, epidemiological study )

Judy
- 304 days ago - desmogblog.com
Even a year after the leak was plugged, residents continue to experience problems that have health experts stumped. A small fine that includes a paltry $1 million to fund a three-part health study is ridiculous.
Californians With Terminal Illness Now Have The Right To Die On Their Own Terms
Health & Wellness  (tags: Right to Die, California, law, terminal illness )

Nancy
- 551 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The law was inspired by Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old California resident who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. Maynard made national news for her decision to move to Oregon and seek care under that stateâEUR(TM)s right-to-die law.
A Tale of Two Leaks Fixed in California Ignored in Alabama
Health & Wellness  (tags: California, Alabama, affluent white, Aliso Canyon, poor blacks, gas leaks, health hazard, Eight Mile )

Dandelion
- 636 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
The responses in CA and AL differ because of who got hurt in each community. The neighborhoods in CA are affluent largely white the million-dollar homes belonging to politicians and doctors. The affected area of Eight Mile is mostly black n working class
Monsanto Stunned - California Confirms 'Roundup' Will Be Labeled "Cancer Causing"
Health & Wellness  (tags: USA, California, state Environmental Protection Agency, Monsanto, glyphosate, carcinogenic, Roundup, good news, Proposition 65, Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforceme, International Agency for Research on Can )

Evelyn
- 655 days ago - ewao.com
California has just dealt a blow to Monsanto as the state's Environmental Protection Agency has decided to list glyphosate, the highly toxic main ingredient used in Roundup, as a known carcinogenic.
California Just Announced It Will Label Monsantos Rroundup As Cancer Causing
Health & Wellness  (tags: california, Monsantos, RoundUp carcinogenic, cancer causing, Proposition 65, cancer, environment, health, humans, illness, risks )

Lone
- 773 days ago - oneradionetwork.com
Under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 âEUR" usually referred to as Proposition 65, its original name âEUR" chemicals that cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm are required to be listed and published by the state.
500 Homeless Mental Patients Were Given Bus Pass California By Nevada Government Program
Health & Wellness  (tags: Berkeley Patients Group, California, homeless, Nevada, San Francisco )

Judy
- 780 days ago - mintpressnews.com
Over the past 5 years, Nevada has transferred to other states approximately 1,500 patients discharged from its state-run Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital, including 500 patients that Nevada sent by Greyhound bus to cities and counties in California.
Chevron Making A Killing With Water In California But at What Cost?
Health & Wellness  (tags: wastewater, fracking, Chevron, California, chemicals, irrigation, acetone, methylene chloride )

Dandelion
- 945 days ago - whowhatwhy.org
Chevron is selling treated oil field wastewater to the state which in turn is being used for irrigation on crops. Analysis of water tested revealed high levels of dangerous chemicals acetone and methylene chloride. In our food and risk to farm workers.
Oil Industries Toxic Wastewater Threatens California Water Supplies
Health & Wellness  (tags: California, drinking water, wastewater. fracking, oil industry, flowback, toxins, Gov. Brown )

Dandelion
- 1018 days ago - sacbee.com
Every year the states oil industry produces some 130 billion gallons of wastewater. But where do oil companies put this dirty fluid? Injected into protected California aquifers clean enough to drink and to irrigate crops.
Prevent the Dangerous Psychotropic Drugging of California's Foster Care Youth
Health & Wellness  (tags: kids, children, foster care, drugs, medicine, California, petitions )

Freya
- 1030 days ago - change.org
Nearly 25% of adolescents in CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s foster care system are prescribed mind-altering psychotropic drugsâEUR"sometimes two to four or more drugs at a timeâEUR"and 3 1/2 times the rate for all adolescents nationwide.
State, Federal Health Officials Continue to Investigate Deadly Listeria Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: California, Maryland, listeria outbreak, food, illness, death, warning, safety )

Carrie
- 1386 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
One death in California and seven illnesses in Maryland are blamed on the outbreak. All the victims are Hispanics, and among them are two mother-infant pairs and a newborn. All but one of the victims required hospitalization.
 

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