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Israel Admits Cutting Water to West Bank
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli state oppression of Palestinians, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, Gaza Strip, humanitarian, Ramadan, ocupation, world, sanitation, chikldren, health, contamination, Nablus, Salfit, Jenin, media, Israel cuts West Bank Water Supplies, news )

Jess
- 163 days ago - presstv.com
Israel says the Palestinian Authority's lack of cooperation has prompted the regime to cut water supplies to major areas in the occupied West Bank
Portland, Oregon Sues Monsanto - YouTube   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Portland, Oregon, lawsuit, Monsanto, PCB's, polychlorinated biphenyls, health effects, cancer, environment, contamination, waterways )

Judy
- 251 days ago - youtube.com
Portland, Oregon has decided to sue Big Ag giant Monsanto for its use of a cancer causing chemical. What impact could this have on the broader fight to hold corporations accountable for their crimes?
While Residents of Flint Were Told To Drink the Water Michigan Officials Shipped Clean Water To Their Own Workers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint, Michigan, toxic water, lead, contamination, Gov Snyder )

Dandelion
- 308 days ago - motherjones.com
According to newly discovered emails Michigan officials were trucking clean water to a state building in Flint in January 2015 long before they acknowledged to residents that the city had a contamination problem.
Central Valley's Growing Concern: The Mix of Oil, Water and Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: irrigation, crops, treated oil field water, Chevron, Central Valley water authority, toxins, contamination, oil field chemicals, acetone, methylene chloride, testing standards )

Judy
- 580 days ago - latimes.com
The use of treated oil field water to raise Central Valley crops raises questions about food chain safety
8 Ways Eating Chickens Hurts Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: chicken, poop, carcasses, E. coli, contamination, diet, disease, food, health, humans, illness, safety, warning )

Lone
- 580 days ago - peta2.com
more than 99 percent of broiler chicken carcasses sold in stores had detectable levels of E. coli, indicating fecal contamination. That means you are almost guaranteed to be swallowing actual POOP
IVAW Veterans & CCR Human Rights Attorneys Seek Information on Toxic DU Weapons Use in Iraq
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iraq, depleted uranium, DU weapons, deployment locations, environmental poisoning, clean-up, FOIA request, illness, cancer, contamination, US vets, Iraqis, Afghans, Center for Constitutional Rights, CCR, Iraq Veterans Against the War, IVAW )

LucyKalei
- 793 days ago - truth-out.org
Center for Constitutional Rights submits FOIA request to DOD & State Department on behalf of CCR & IraqVetsAgainsttheWar seeking DU munition deployment locations in Iraq. Only way to deal with health effects & ensure clean-up is full accounting
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
- 853 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.
Thirteen DOE Workers Contaminated in NM
Health & Wellness  (tags: New Mexico, nuclear waste, radioactive leak, contamination, risks, health, government )

Nancy
- 1009 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
- 1278 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
- 1339 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
- 1401 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
- 2083 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
- 2186 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
- 2339 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
- 2615 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.
 

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