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Health & Wellness

Halliburton's Deadly Secret Ingredient ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Halliburton, ecosystems, healthconditions, environment, habitat destruction, wildlife, family, disease, corruption )

Nancy
- 5 days ago - storyofstuff.actionkit.com
The carcinogenic brew that diesel contains is at risk of infecting groundwater sources across the country, exposing citizens to risk of cancer, stillbirths, and other illnesses.
U.S. Lacks a Single Standard for Ebola Response
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, disease, environment, ethics, family, children, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, babies )

Frank
- 9 days ago - usatoday.com
As Thomas Eric Duncan's family mourns the USA's first Ebola death in Dallas, one question reverberates over a series of apparent missteps in the case: Who is in charge of the response to Ebola?
4 New Substances Identified as Carcinogens
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, technology, study, research, news, humans, environment, discovery, health, treatment, protection, health, illness, disease, cancer, substances, carcinogens, cleaning, solvent, wood, preservation, mixture, cancer-causing, substances )

Darren
- 17 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Heath and Human Services has added four new substances, including a cleaning solvent and a wood preservative mixture, to its list of cancer-causing substances
Judge: No Obamacare Subsidies Through Federal Insurance Marketplace
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, society, women, politics, elections )

Frank
- 19 days ago - cbsnews.com
"The Affordable Care Act suffered a fresh legal setback on Wednesday, when a federal judge in Oklahoma ruled that the federal government could not provide insurance subsidies to customers in states that declined to set up their own marketplaces under..."
WHO Should Declare Climate Change a "Health Emergency"
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate change health risks, environment, government, health, humans, medicine, protection, world )

Kathy
- 20 days ago - rtcc.org
A leading medical journal has added its voice to calls for climate change to be declared a health emergency. The British Medical Journal, which has an international reach, last month published its first article purely on climate science.
Worried About Ebola? The Climate Poses a Bigger Danger to Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: British Medical, Journal, world, environment, Ebola, climate change, health, humans, news, research, risks, warning )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - alternet.org
Ebola may be more dramatic, but climate change is a bigger threat to public health. That's the conclusion of the British Medical Journal (BMJ), a weekly peer-reviewed medical journal, publishing since 1840. This week it ran an editorial calling on...
Ebola a Symptom of Ecological and Social Collapse
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, disease, environment, ethics, health, humans, illness, medicine, prevention, science, society, deforestation, ebola, bats, population, food production, societal collapse )

Lynn
- 20 days ago - ecointernet.org
We learn the meaning of enough and how to share or it is the end of being." ― Dr. Glen Barry The surging Ebola epidemic is the result of broad-based ecological and social collapse including rainforest loss, over-population, poverty and war.
Tell The EPA To Protect Children From Dangerous Chemical Facilities ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, protection, chemicals, environment )

Cher
- 23 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
1 in 10 children at nearly 10,000 schools learn and play each school day within one mile of a facility that stores large quantities of hazardous chemicals. These children -- 4.6 million in all 50 states -- are at risk of grave harm in the event of a
Bottle Vs. Tap: 7 Things to Know About Drinking Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, bottled water, environment, green, eco-friendly, health, research, protection, diet )

Michael
- 25 days ago - cbc.ca
Recent reports of drugs in our drinking water might have some people heading for the bottled water aisle of their nearest grocery store, but in most parts of Canada, choosing bottled water over tap is a matter of taste or convenience, not health.
Ebola Outbreak Emergency Appeal ....PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, family, food, children, death, drugs, disease, environment, exercise, health, illness, prevention, women, treatment, protection, medicine )

Susan
- 28 days ago - donateusa.actionaid.org
Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, and Nigeria are currently facing the world's worst outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus. More than 2,461 people have already died from the disease - without proper hygiene and training, this will only increase.many people una
A Former Critic of Genetically Modified Crops Changes His Tune and Sings the Praises of GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mark Lynas, anti-GMO activist, GMOs, Genetic Modification, Vandana Shiva, Golden Rice, Science, Health, Environment, Benefits, Nutrition, Hunger )

Brian
- 29 days ago - pri.org
"As one of the founders of the anti-GMO movement in the United Kingdom, activist Mark Lynas once uprooted genetically modified crops with his bare hands. Alongside Vandana Shiva, an Indian environmental activist, they led the charge against GMOs."
Another Independent Study Confirms Monsanto's RoundUp Chemicals Are Lethal, Even in Small Doses
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, diet, environment, ethics, food, health, Glyphosate, risks, Roundup, research, study, warning )

Kathy
- 32 days ago - naturalsociety.com
Published just this month in the International Journal of Toxicology, the study "Glyphosate Commercial Formulation Causes Cytotoxicity, Oxidative Effects, and Apoptosis on Human Cells: Differences With its Active Ingredient," proposes what most of us have
 

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