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Please Sign: Australia: Ban Electroshock Therapy for Children!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, electroshock therapy, ECT, Australia, Dr. Peter Breggin, Victoria Mental Health Bill, Brain Damage, memory loss, parents' rights )

Susan
- 31 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Australia, a Tribunal can override an adult's decision not to undergo electroshock therapy. But far worse, it can also force this therapy on children against parents' wishes. Some suffer permanent brain damage and even die from the treatment.
Please Sign: Tell McDonald's to Buy Organic Potatoes and Stop Supporting Cancer-Causing Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: chlorothalonil, chlorpyrifos, McDonald's fries, RDO Ron D Offutt, pesticide drift, cancer, brain damage, endocrine damage, children, illness, prevention, research, risks, monoculture potato farming, science, environment, ethics, babies )

Susan
- 632 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Minnesota, Ron Offutt's farm, next to the Reservation school is poisoning kids with pesticide drift and using very toxic nerve damaging and cancer-causing agents. Dubbed, "Lord of the Fries," Offutt is Micky D's main supplier and refuses to reform.
Mercury Found in Corn Syrup - FDA Knew and Sat on the Info - Brasschecktv Video
Health & Wellness  (tags: high fructose corn syrup, hfcs, mercury, brain damage, nerve system injury, fatigue, chronic diseases, anemia, heart disease, laboratory studies, warning, nutrition, risks, humans, diet, death, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Gregory
- 1906 days ago - brasschecktv.com
Quantities of mercury have been found in high fructose corn syrup, the ingredient that has replaced sugar in many of our processed foods. Reports have also come out that the FDA knew about traces of the toxic substance in food, and sat on the information
YouTube - How Mercury Causes Neurodegeneration (Brain Damage)   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: mercury poisioning, toxin, warning, humans, prevention, protection, science, brain damage )

Elderberr
- 1946 days ago - youtube.com
Amazing video illustrating with actual images of brain fibers being destroyed by mercury (the 2nd most toxic substance in our planet... There is NO healthy dose of mercury!!!). Amazing 3D imagery, from The Univiersity of Calgary Medical Sc
Memory Loss: What's Normal? What's Not?
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, Alzheimer, science, illness, humans, death, memory, Brain Damage )

Mimi
- 1978 days ago - latimes.com
We collect memories well into adulthood, but at some point, we start to lose them. How to tell the difference between memory lapse and signs of a disorder.
Wal-Mart Sues Brain Damaged Employee As Reward for Giving Her Health Insurance
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Litigation, wal-mart, brain damage, Debbie Shank )

Sarah
- 2216 days ago - motherjones.com
CNN Video is at http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2008/03/24/kay e.walmart.lawsuit.cnn?iref=videosearch
Even Very Low Levels Of Lead Cause Brain Damage In Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, lead, brain damage, IQ, health, research )

Eduardo
- 2341 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Even very small amounts of lead in children's blood -- amounts well below the current federal standard -- are associated with reduced IQ scores, finds a new, six-year Cornell study.
   

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