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Stop the New "Birth-Defect Ready" GMOs! ACTION LINK US
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, health, toxins, round-up, pesticide, birth defects, family, food, prevention )

- 1839 days ago -
According to a report published by Earth Open Source, industry's own studies - including one commissioned by Monsanto - showed that as long ago as the 1980's that RoundUp's active ingredient, glyphosate, causes birth defects in laboratory animals.
Tell the USDA to Stop Rubberstamping GMO Crops! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, health, toxins, round-up, pesticide, birth defects, family, ge crops, food, prevention )

- 1839 days ago -
Once again, the USDA and their friends at Monsanto, Syngenta and Dow Chemical are back at it - frantically working behind the scenes to rubberstamp new genetically engineered crops that are potentially damaging to human health and the environment with...
Tell the USDA to Dump Dow's Dangerous Agent Orange Corn!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Agent Orange, Dow Chemical, USDA, GMO corn, 2, 4-D, Vietnam defoliant, birth defects, cancer, hormone disruption )

- 1979 days ago -
Dow Chemical is petitioning the USDA to approve a new GMO Agent Orange corn to tolerate 2,4-D, a main chemical component of the Vietnam era defoliant linked to birth defects, cancer, and hormone disruption.
Don't Eat It: Linked to Cancer and Gets Into Your Blood
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO role in cancer, birth defects, lung damage, organ disruption, allergies, DNA damage )

- 2055 days ago -
The health effects of eating genetically engineered foods are largely unknown, but research to date suggests they may play a role in cancer, birth defects, lung damage, organ disruption, allergies, DNA damage and more.
Deformed Limbs One of Several Birth Defects Linked to Smoking in Pregnancy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Birth Defects, Pregnancy, Smoking, Health, Research )

- 2266 days ago -
Missing or deformed limbs, clubfoot, facial disorders and gastrointestinal problems are some of the most common birth defects found to be associated with smoking during pregnancy,
Birth Defects Linked to Pesticides, Again /Action Link in Syngenta Section
Health & Wellness  (tags: pesticide, atrazine, birth defects, health )

- 2276 days ago -
But it's not just yesterday's pesticides causing trouble. Syngenta's atrazine is one of the most widely used herbicides in the U.S. today, applied mostly in corn fields. Back in 2009, researchers found that babies conceived during atrazine spray season...
ACTION ALERT!: Protect Communities From Toxic Coal Ash
Health & Wellness  (tags: coal, ash, dumps, hazardous, arsenic, lead, drinking, water, EPA,, cancer, disabilities, birth defects )

Doing GCS
- 2591 days ago -
Across the country, hazardous materials like arsenic and lead from more than 2,000 coal ash dumps are seeping into drinking water. But the coal industry is fighting hard - without strong public outcry, nothing will change. Sign now to protect your health!
Vietnam: Living With Agent Orange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Asia, USA, war, agent orange, dioxin, cancer, spina bifida, contaminated soils, children, illness, innocents, birth defects, Danang Association, justice? )

- 2723 days ago -
When US airplanes sprayed the jungle around Tran Thanh Dung with an orange mist during the Vietnam war, he did not know his children would suffer four decades later.
Farm Town Demands Answers on Birth Defects
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemical waste, birth defects, children, babies, health, risks, safety, illness, humans )

- 2829 days ago -
County rejects activists' bid to stop expansion of chemical waste dump
March of Dimes Speaks Out on Capitol Hill
Health & Wellness  (tags: maternal, pediatric priorities, health reform, approve critical federal funding, research, prevention, prevent infant mortality, birth defects, preterm birth, children, women, health, prevention, protection )

- 2906 days ago -
Urged Congress to support maternal and pediatric priorities in health reform and to approve critical federal funding for research, prevention and public health programs designed to prevent infant mortality, birth defects and preterm birth.
Campaign For Safe Cosmetics: Latest Press Releases
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, babies, health, risks, safety, phthalates, Birth Defects )

- 3495 days ago -
New study suggests that chemical linked to reproductive harm is getting into babies from shampoo, lotions and powders.
ON THIS DAY - 1968: Damages for Thalidomide Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: thalidomide, babies, children, damages, settlement, drug, birth defects, 1968, on this day )

- 3505 days ago -
Damages are to be awarded under a settlement agreed in the High Court to 62 children born with deformities, after their mothers took the drug thalidomide during pregnancy. The Distillers Company (Biochemicals) Ltd has agreed to pay each of the children 40
The Whole Soy Story. The True Soy Story.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Malnutrition, Infertility, Digestive distress, Birth defects, Thyroid dysfunction, Immune system breakdown, Cognitive decline, Heart disease, Reproductive disorders, Cancer )

- 3532 days ago -
THE WHOLE SOY STORY blows the lid off nutritional dogma ! * Soy is NOT a miracle food. * Soy is NOT the answer to world hunger * Soy is NOT a panacea. * Soy has NOT even been proven safe.
DEPLETED URANIUM - Chronic Illness, Severe Deformanties, Gulf WarSyndrome, Environment,
Health & Wellness  (tags: depleted uranium, birth defects, chronically ill, enviornmental hazard, usa, iraq, canada. severe deformities )

- 3610 days ago -
Air Fresheners Contain Toxic Chemicals Known to Cause Birth Defects
Health & Wellness  (tags: air fresheners, toxic chemicals, birth defects, phthalates, hormonal abnormalities, reproductive problems, all-natural, sick people )

- 3650 days ago -
NRDC recently tested 14 different air fresheners and found that 12 contained chemicals called phthalates (pronounced thal-ates), chemicals that can cause hormonal abnormalities, birth defects and reproductive problems. Even "all-natural" ones!

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