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1M Gallons of Waste in Animas River Threatens New Mexico Water Supply ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: EPA, 'accidental spill', environment, water supply, health, warning, humans, government, family, safety, risks )

Carrie
- 322 days ago - krqe.com
A mine waste spill inadvertently caused by environmental cleanup work spewed about a million gallons of orange-colored discharge into a tributary of the Animas River on Wednesday.
Argentina: The Country That Monsanto Poisoned.
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, environment, food, humans, news, warning )

Pablo
- 141 days ago - filmsforaction.org
American biotechnology has turned Argentina into the world s third-largest soybean producer, but the chemicals powering the boom are not confined to soy and cotton and corn fields. They routinely contaminate homes and classrooms and drinking water.
Success: Plastic Microbeads Banned From Personal Care Products PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, environment, microbeads, banned )

Anna
- 196 days ago - forcechange.com
The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to stop using plastic microbeads in personal care products. Thanks in part to ForceChangeâEUR(TM)s petition urging the ban of microbeads, this bill will finally get rid of microbeads and the pollution they cause.
Panera, Please Remove GMOs Along With the Artificial Ingredients. 31,158 SIGNATURES BY: GMO Free USA
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, food, women, men, babies, environment, health, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning )

Ruth
- 300 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
31,158 SIGNATURE, Let's get this ONE going well -- to make a good difference! Some people do not like gmo's and they know how good non-gmo is. PLEASE SIGN! PLEASE SHARE!
Stop Destroying Homeless Camps
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, family, government, illness, prevention, protection, risks, safety )

Eileen
- 181 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop obliterating the only places many homeless individuals have to go and sleep in relative safety.
Take a Ride Through Our Broken Food System ~ VIDEO and PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, government, health, diet, family, farmers, science, protection, environment, disease, illness )

Carrie
- 200 days ago - action.ucsusa.org
Washington special interests are profiting by making us sick. How? Watch as our new video takes you on a wild ride through the food system, connecting the dots between diet-related diseases, exploitation of food workers,& diminishing opportunities ...
Prohibit the Use of Glyphosate in Uruguay *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, environment, ethics, family, health, humans, illness, investigation, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, warning )

Frans
- 16 days ago - change.org
In Uruguay Glyphosate is still used without limits. This agrotoxic was declared by the World Health Organization as a carcinogen. It was banned in Europe, and many countries in America, recently joined Colombia....
If You See A Rash Like This On Your Body, Head To The Doctor...Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness, humans, Lyme disease, protection, medicine, prevention, risks, safety, warning, treatment, family, disease, environment )

Carrie
- 348 days ago - viralnova.com
We all know about covering up when we're outside, not only to protect our skin from sun damage, but also to avoid getting bitten by Lyme disease-carrying ticks. This disease can cause major, long-term health problems that stay with people for years.
Pesticides in Paradise: Hawaii's Spike in Birth Defects Puts Focus on GM Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, diet, environment, ethics, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, humans, prevention, protection, pesticides, safety )

Kathy
- 306 days ago - theguardian.com
Pediatrician Carla Nelson remembers catching sight of the unusually pale newborn, then hearing an abnormal heartbeat through the stethoscope and thinking that something was terribly wrong.
Tyson Foods Treats Its Chickens So Badly, It Makes Employees Sick
Health & Wellness  (tags: tyson foods. chickenabuse, disease, environment, health, illness, risks, safety )

Lone
- 284 days ago - thedodo.com
She spent 21 days working at the slaughterhouse where conditions made her physically ill."I got feces in my eyes and mouth regularly," she said. "I had heat rashes, eye discharge, blisters on my hands, carpal tunnel, infected scratches an
Stop Slavery and Child Labor in Shrimp Industry
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, environment, ethics, food, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, safety, society, warning )

Eileen
- 192 days ago - forcechange.com
Crack down on slavery and child laborers used in the shrimp industry in Thailand.
Ocean Pollutants Found in Tuna Can Weaken the Immune System
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthconditions, environment, oceans, food, diet, disease, safety )

Cal
- 69 days ago - takepart.com
Exposure to certain contaminants blocks the bodyâEUR(TM)s ability to expel toxins, a study has found.
Take Action Against the #1 Global Health Risk *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, diet, disease, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, health, healthcare, illness, humans, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, society, study, treatment, warning )

Frans
- 12 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
What kills more than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined? Hunger and malnutrition is the #1 risk to global health âEUR" and the situation is worsening by the day with the onset of El Niño. ...
 

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