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Health & Wellness

Pesticide Residue Found on Nearly Half of Organic Produce
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic Produce, Pesticides, Residue, Contamination )

Brian
- 1 day ago - cbc.ca
"I would hope that the products are without pesticides," says organic food consumer." Good luck.
TAKE ACTION: We Can't Let Big Oil Get Away With This---PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Big Oil, Oil Trains, Communities At Risk, Spills, Explosions, Human Health, Death, Contamination, PLEASE SIGN )

Brian
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
"Tell the Department of Transportation: Keep exploding oil trains out of American communities. Submit a public comment now and we'll deliver it before the September 30 public comment deadline." PLEASE SIGN.
Tell the USDA: We Have the Right to Know What's in the Dangerous Poultry 'Modernization' Act!
Health & Wellness  (tags: poultry inspection, contamination, USDA, public comment )

Krystina
- 48 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
The USDA refuses to divulge the changes it made to the Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection rule until the final rule is published in the Federal Register. And it won't give the public a chance to comment.
Organic Lobbyists Petition To Prevent USDA From Having Organic Food Oversight
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic Food, Oversight, Regulations, Safety, Contamination, Synthetic Additives, National Organic Standards Board, NOSB, U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA )

Brian
- 85 days ago - science20.com
"Those dozens and dozens of synthetic additives allowed on the organic food National List? That is because of the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB),"
Thirteen DOE Workers Contaminated in NM
Health & Wellness  (tags: New Mexico, nuclear waste, radioactive leak, contamination, risks, health, government )

Nancy
- 203 days ago - beyondnuclear.org
New Mexico State health officials are upset that the federal officials withheld information for days on the radioactive leak. Americium and plutonium contamination has been monitored above ground, more than ½ mile from the waste storage tunnel network...
Ask Your Senator to Oppose the King Amendment (#1034) to the Farm Bill - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: King amendment, poultry farming, contamination, farm bill, Senate, consumer protection )

Angelika
- 472 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Passage of this amendment would endanger consumers by exempting many poultry slaughterhouses from federal inspection A recent test by PCRM found that 48 percent of poultry sold in supermarkets contains at least trace amount of E. coli.
Here's the Poop: Warning Labels on Chicken
Health & Wellness  (tags: chickens, poultry products, fecec, contamination, DA, PCRM, inspections, consumer protection, health, food, labeling, warning )

Angelika
- 534 days ago - pcrm.org
"USDA should make consumers aware that chicken often contains feces," says Mark Kennedy, director of legal affairs with the Physicians Committee. "Contaminated chicken often passes right through inspection.. lands on unsuspecting consumers' dinner plates
About Aerotoxic Syndrome
Health & Wellness  (tags: aerotoxic syndrome, Aerotoxic Associastion, bleed air, airlines, aircraft, contamination, air, fumes, Dr Harry Hoffman, Professor Chris Winder, Jean Christophe Balouet, Ph.D )

Dandelion
- 595 days ago - aerotoxic.org
Anyone in the aircraft can potentially be affected, whether pilots, cabin crew, passengers, first class, economy, etc. Airlines provide no protection to passengers against fume events. That this contamination might be continuous throughout a flight.
WHO: Real Risk If Radiation Contaminates Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: Japan, radiation, food, contamination, people, health )

Anna
- 1278 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Japan needs to act quickly and ban food sales from areas around the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant if food there has excessive levels of radiation, the World Health Organization said Monday.
YOUR HEALTH: Study Finds Bisphenol A on Money
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, healthcare, health, POLLUTION, CONTAMINATION, pollution, contamination, risks, safety, news, humans, study, warning )

Cal
- 1381 days ago - pagingdrgupta.blogs.cnn.com
A new report says Bisphenol A (BPA), the controversial hormone disrupting chemical widely used in plastics, is turning up in an unlikely place-the money in your wallet.
Heavy Metal Contamination Makes Eating Fish a Crap Shoot
Health & Wellness  (tags: Metal, Contamination, Fish, Omega 3, Healthy, Protein, Oils )

Merissa
- 1534 days ago - NaturalNews.com
Now that eating fish is encouraged by holistic gurus as being a healthy protein laden with desirable omega 3 oils, people must be more concerned than ever with massive contamination from hydrocarbons and heavy metals like mercury, cadmium and arsenic.
Woman's Shattered Life Shows Ground Beef Inspection Flaws
Health & Wellness  (tags: beef, hamburger, E. coli, grocers, contamination, slaughterhouses, FDA, cows, meat, Angus, Beef, Patties, risks, health, disease, food, humans, illness, warning, government, dishonesty, cover-up, investigation )

Tom
- 1809 days ago - nytimes.com
Many big slaughterhouses will sell only to grinders who agree not to test their shipments for E. coli. Tens of thousands of people are still sickened annually by this pathogen, federal health officials estimate, with hamburger being the biggest culprit.
Sign Petition: Tell Congress To Make Our Food Safe!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, fda, contamination, children, families, senior citizens, safety, protection, prevention, nutrition, government, disease, business, consumers, culture, society, death )

Tom
- 1953 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, 76 million Americans are sickened from consuming contaminated food - and 5,000 of these people die. That's more than the number of individuals who lose their lives as a result of fire or unintentional drowning in the U.S. each year.
Sign Petition: Tell Congress That We Need a Major Overhaul of the Food and Drug Administration!
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, FDA, food, peanut butter, salmonella, jalapeno, spinach, pet food, beef, recalls, contamination, health, illness, prevention, protection, safety, warning, children, risks )

Tom
- 2001 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Salmonella in Peanut Butter?! Eight people have died, hundreds have become sick, and millions more are at risk -- from peanut butter! Coming on the heels of jalapeno, spinach and pet food recalls, we need to prevent contamination at the source.
Tell the EPA To Regulate Nano-Silver
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, science, safety, risks, protection, prevention, health, humans, government, ethics, environment, politics, ecosystems, endangered, regulation, contamination )

Chris
- 2023 days ago - action.foodandwaterwatch.org
Nano-silver particles are making their way into our food, clothing and even our washing machines. There are unprecedented potential health and environmental effects associated with this new technology, yet EPA is doing nothing to test or regulate it!
 

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