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Health & Wellness

Like All Animals, We Need Stress. Just Not Too Much
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, science, research, stress, Body-Mind-Spirit, health )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Ask somebody about stress, and you're likely to hear an outpouring about all the bad things that cause it -- and the bad things that result. But if you ask a biologist, you'll hear that stress can be good.
Michelle Obama Fights GOP On School Lunch Rules
Health & Wellness  (tags: Michelle Obama, childhood obesity, school lunches, children, republicans, diet, disease, food, health, nutrition, protection, society, exercise, ethics, illness, interesting, news, prevention )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Michelle Obama is fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized anti-childhood obesity campaign and she says she's ready "to fight until the bitter end."
Walgreens: Stand With Us & Stay in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: Taxes, usa, society, money, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, business, americans, abuse, economy, finance, humans, safety, rights, interesting, law, news, health, government )

Robert
- 6 days ago - credomobilize.com
a fancy gimmick called "tax inversion" could allow Walgreens to continue cashing in on U.S. profits, while dodging an estimated $4 billion in taxes over the next five years. The majority of the company's $72 billion in sales last year were made in the Un
WHO and WAHO: Stop the Spread of Ebola in West Africa! *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, disease, drugs, environment, family, government, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning )

Frans
- 8 days ago - act.watchdog.net
The largest outbreak ever of hemorrhagic fever Ebola is spreading through West Africa, and it's spreading "totally out of control." Victims across Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia are suffering eye and genital swelling, skin boils ...
WATCH: John Oliver's Latest Epic Rant Hilariously Nails Dr. Oz and the Supplement Industry (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: John Oliver, Dr. Oz, health, dietary supplements, humans, ethics, interesting, risks, safety, research, society )

Carrie
- 17 days ago - alternet.org
Oliver's Sunday night rant about the dietary supplement industry, clocking in at 16:25 minutes, was quite possibly his most epic rant yet. It started with Oz, ("Name me one case where a man named Oz claimed mystical powers and led people astray,") and...
Heroin Epidemic Takes Hold of People--and Politics--in India's Punjab State
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, illness, health, humans, society, prevention, protection, government )

Cal
- 28 days ago - globalpost.com
A widespread problem, with official estimates that more than 50 percent of youth are using drugs, is finally triggering government action.
It's Time to Stand Up for Women and Girls. PETITION!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, society, safety, sadness, politics, rights, interesting, law, news, humans, government, ethics, crime, culture, death, education, children, prevention, protection, risks, science, treatment )

Robert
- 37 days ago - pathfinder.org
Every day, billions of women and girls are denied their human rights. They pay the price with their health, future, and lives. That stops today. Building a brighter tomorrow starts with doing more for the world's women and girls today. It requires change
NYC Uses Yelp Reviews to Track Foodborne Illnesses
Health & Wellness  (tags: YELP, NYC, food borne illness, protection, prevention, society, safety, news, interesting )

Carrie
- 44 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Last September, Food Safety News reported on Yelp's efforts to start posting health grades on its restaurant pages. Now health officials are experimenting with using Yelp reviews to track down foodborne illness outbreaks.
Uruguay: Marijuana Will Be Sold Tax-Free To Undercut Drug Smugglers
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, humans, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, society, Uruguay )

Kit
- 51 days ago - hemp.org
Marijuana production and sales will be exempt from taxes in Uruguay, according to government consultants who said the move is to ensure prices remain low enough to undercut competition from the black market.
Palestinians Will Suffer as Hamas Refuses to Buy Polio, Other Vaccines - and UNRWA Doesn't Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, death, disease, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, society, Palestine, polio, tetanus, Hamas )

Ge
- 52 days ago - algemeiner.com
UNRWA released a statement to several Arabic newspapers warning of a serious health crisis on the horizon in Gaza. There is a severe shortage of vaccines in Gaza, and those for polio, the mumps, rubella, and meningitis have been completely depleted,
Illinois Man Tests Positive for MERS as More Deaths Noted in Saudi Arabia
Health & Wellness  (tags: America, MERS virus, disease, government, health, healthcare, investigation, medicine, research, safety, science, society )

Kit
- 53 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said tests completed Friday showed the Illinois man had probably become infected with the virus after having close contact twice with the known MERS sufferer, but added that he had not sought [....]
TAKE ACTION: Tell Tobacco Companies to End Child Labor on Tobacco Farms PETITION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: child, children, health, humans, interesting, news, society, safety, sadness, culture, ethics, americans, abuse, business, corporate, dishonesty, finance, labor, money, news, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, nutrition )

Robert
- 55 days ago - secure.hrw.org
I urge you and other tobacco companies to protect the health of children by preventing hazardous child labor on tobacco farms. Your actions will help protect the health and future of our children.
More Than 3 Million People Died From Alcohol Use in 2012
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, death, disease, drugs, ethics, family, health, humans, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, treatment, warning, women )

Frank
- 58 days ago - nydailynews.com
The reasons ranged from cancer to violence, the World Health Organisation said on Monday, as it called on governments to do more to limit the damage.
ASK DAVID CAMERON PM TO ENSURE UK COMPANIES LEAD THE FIGHT TO END SLAVERY
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, HumanRights, politics, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, asia, china, media, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, society, news, activists, abuse, americans, celebrity, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethi )

Wendy
- 60 days ago - walkfree.org
Call on the UK's Prime Minister, copying your MP, to use the opportunity of the Modern Slavery Bill to introduce legislation so that UK companies lead the way in the fight against modern slavery.> By signing you are demanding an end to slavery
Walmart Moms Deserve Better ~ PETITION~
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health, family, Walmart, protection, medicine, safety, society, ethics )

Carrie
- 64 days ago - donate.changewalmart.org
Dear Walmart Chair Rob Walton: I call on you to extend basic accommodations to all pregnant Walmart employees who have a medical need for them, so they aren't forced to risk their health or their babies simply to make ends meet.
 

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