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Plant That Can Cause Third-Degree Burns in Canada -VIDEO-
Health & Wellness  (tags: third-degree burns, canada, plant, skin irritation, blindness, scarring, environment, health, humans, study, warning )

Lone
- 9 days ago - theweathernetwork.com
When combined with sunlight, sap from the plants can cause extreme skin irritation, temporary or permanent blindness and scarring.
Zika Virus in NYC: CDC Records First Female-to-Male Transmission
Health & Wellness  (tags: zika, virus, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, environment, exercise, family, health, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

Frank
- 9 days ago - patch.com
The CDC has previously only recorded transmissions from males to females.
Texas Teen Dies From 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Swimming
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, death, disease, environment, exercise, family, water, swimming, news, nutrition, protection, research, prevention, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, medicine )

Frank
- 9 days ago - patch.com
He's the second Houston teen in less than a year to die from infection resulting from the killer amoeba, but there are preventive measures.
Join Me to Curb Carbon Pollution From Cars
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate-change, humans, environment, pollution, ethics, research )

Julie
- 16 days ago - on.nrdc.org
Join me to curb carbon pollution from cars.
How to Treat a Mosquito Bite
Health & Wellness  (tags: mosquito bites, itch relief, AlternativeMed, environment, health, healthcare, humans, treatment )

Lone
- 18 days ago - davidsuzuki.org
Get quick itch relief from a few familiar ingredients you have in your pantry:
The Oil & Gas Threat Map
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, humans, health, risks )

Rob
- 19 days ago - oilandgasthreatmap.com
The Map was created to make the public and decision makers aware that this type of air pollution is a ubiquitous health threat.
San Francisco Will Ban All Polystyrene Products By 2017
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Frans
- 23 days ago - futurism.com
Next year, styrofoam will be a thing of the past in San Francisco. Local council has just unanimously voted to ban the sale of polystyrene products âEUR" also commonly called styrofoam âEUR" by 2017...
324 Cases of Zika Virus Found in New York State
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, zika virus, health, environment, disease, family, children, healthcare, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, women )

Frank
- 25 days ago - nydailynews.com
New York's Health Department says it has identified 324 cases of Zika, all associated with travel to areas where mosquitoes are known to transmit it.
How New Ways of Cultivatinging Rice Using Fewer Seeds Can Produce More Food, and Bring a Family Together.
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, environment, ethics, family, food, healthcare, interesting, nutrition, study )

Frans
- 25 days ago - oxfamamerica.org
When Chuk Meun told his 22-year-old daughter Phaly that she could plant some rice on a small section of his land, it was the beginning of a growing season he will never forget, and a period of conflict he never expected. But it led to a harvest ...
Sign the Petition to Your Representative: Support the WATER Act! *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, ethics, family, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety )

Frans
- 26 days ago - signforgood.com
Clean drinking water is a human right, and people should not have to worry about whether their water is safe to drink. But U.S. pipes are getting old âEUR" some are as old as Ford's first Model T car. And too many are still made of lead....
Don't Let Monsanto & Corrupt Corporate Organic Kill GMO Labeling *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, disease, environment, ethics, family, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, science, safety, society, study, warning )

Frans
- 26 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Right now weâEUR(TM)re being betrayed in Washington D.C. by a group of donation-hungry Senators and a handful of corrupt corporate organic companies that have just brokered an outrageous deal behind our backs in an effort to kill mandatory GMO labeling....
Join Coldplay, Global Citizen & CHIME FOR CHANGE to Call on the Netherlands to Deliver on Sanitation
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, disease, environment, humans, health, risks, safety, sanitation )

Beryl
- 28 days ago - globalcitizen.org
There is a water and sanitation crisis, affecting billions of people. 946 million people live without basic resources like toilets. Women and girls must walk a long way risking their lives to access a toilet. Menstruation forces them to miss school.
Deadly Degrees: Why Heat Waves Kill So Quickly
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, environment, science )

Elaine
- 34 days ago - livescience.com
An intense heat wave that sent temperatures in Phoenix to 118 degrees Fahrenheit (47.7 degrees Celsius) this weekend has killed four people âEUR" and the heat could be worse today.
At Least 33 US Cities Are Hiding Lead The Municipal Drinking Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: lead in water, Poison, 33 US Cities, children, death, environment, disease, study, warning )

Fiona
- 36 days ago - portside.org
troubling new investigation by the Guardian has found that at least 33 large cities in the United States may be improperly testing tap water in order to pass FDA regulations on lead. Please note, comment and forward.
HAWAIâEUR>IâEUR(TM)S FIGHT AGAINST GMOS RAGES ON
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, disease, environment, ethics, family, food, government, health, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, warning )

Frans
- 36 days ago - earthjustice.org
Last week, HawaiâEUR>i counties were back in court to defend their right to protect themselves from genetically engineered (GE) crops and the harmful pesticides that theyâEUR(TM)re modified to withstand. ....
 

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