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Tell the FDA: We Need a Mandatory Ban on Sub-Therapeutic Doses of Antibiotics for Livestock ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, antibiotics for livestock, drug labels, drugs, health, family )

Nancy
- 61 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
The FDA's Guidance for Industry #213, asks drug makers to voluntarily change the labels on drugs, so that they no longer state that the medicines can be used to make animals grow faster. They're not being asked to actually change the drugs just the labels
Pass the Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) SAFE Act - PLEASE SIGN!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, slaughter, killing, horses, abuse, risks, study, food, protection, safety, drugs )

Judy
- 191 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Stop Horse and Donkey Slaughter today by rising up and taking back your Food Safety concerns. Please sign petition!
Denied a Liver Transplant for Using Medical Marijuana, and Dying for It!
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, AlternativeMed, cancer, death, diet, disease, drugs, ethics, food, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, study, treatment )

Kit
- 362 days ago - alternet.org
The Heartlessness of Prohibition The tragic fate of Norman B. Smith is all you need to know about to see how senseless it is to make consumption of marijuana a crime.
My Son Will Die - Why Is It Being Denied?
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, children, death, disease, medicine, drugs, ethics )

Sabine
- 43 days ago - everydayhealth.com
A mother fights for her son's life - please read...
The Truth About the Cost of Eating Healthy
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, children, diet, drugs, environment, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society )

Kit
- 360 days ago - crttbuzzbin.com
Two studies released this week examining the cost of healthy foods show the gap between perception and reality. ShopSmart magazine conducted a national poll of women about eating healthy.
Vermont Approves Single-Payer Health Care: "Everybody In, Nobody Out"
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, ethics, family, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, treatment )

Kit
- 125 days ago - truth-out.org
The biggest downside of the ACA is the reliance on the private insurance industry. It does not have to be this way, however.
Texas' Other Death Penalty
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, ethics, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 151 days ago - texasobserver.org
A Galveston medical student describes life and death in the so-called safety net.
3D Printing Aims to Deliver Organs on Demand
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, death, disease, drugs, medicine, research, safety, science, study, treatment, society )

Kit
- 201 days ago - livescience.com
Dying patients could someday receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants.
Worse Than the Mob: The Insurance Industry Is Organized Crime -- William Rivers Pitt
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, healthcare, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, medicine, protection, risks, safety, society )

Kit
- 48 days ago - truth-out.org
We got accountants playin' God and countin' out the pills Yeah, I know, that sucks - that your HMO Ain't doin' what you thought it would do But everybody's gotta die sometime... --- Steve Earle
Six Drugs Whose Dangerous Risks Were Buried So Big Pharma Could Make Money
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 91 days ago - truth-out.org
New meds are rushed to the market so industry can start making money even before safety has been determined.
The Story of An American Hospital Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, disease, drugs, family, healthcare, medicine, prevention, research, protection, society )

Kit
- 112 days ago - viralnova.com
As if waking up in excruciating pain isn't enough, this is the bill he received in the mail a couple months later. Take a look:
How Big Pharma Is Killing Americans
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, Big Pharma, cancer, children, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, treatment )

Kit
- 359 days ago - truth-out.org
Thanks to America's for-profit health insurance industry, prescription drugs are a big business.
The 11 Most Expensive Medicines in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, disease, drugs, ethics, government, healthcare, medicine, news, protection, research, science, society, study, treatment )

Kit
- 87 days ago - medicalbillingandcoding.org
Think you pay way too much for your monthly prescriptions? These amazingly expensive drugs may put things into perspective.
HEALTH WARNING: What Is Krokodil? The Flesh-Rotting Drug Comes to the U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, safety, Krokodil, health, death, drugs, protection, prevention, warning )

Cal
- 207 days ago - theweek.com
Krokodil, a dangerous, heroin-like narcotic that rapidly rots flesh, may have made its first appearance in the United States, according to Arizona health officials.
Scientists Discover How Cannabis Slows Alzheimer's Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, diet, disease, drugs, environment, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, POT, research, safety, society, study, treatment )

Kit
- 244 days ago - truthonpot.com
Researchers at the Roskamp Institute in Florida have shown for the first time how cannabinoids - the active chemicals in marijuana - are able to reduce the build-up of a key indicator of Alzheimer's disease.
 

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