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Outbreak of Brain-Invading Parasites in Hawaii
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, environment, health, illness, brain-invading parasite, parasite )

Philippa
- 165 days ago - msn.com
A sharp rise in infections stemming from a parasitic worm that invades the human brain has health officials in the Hawaiian island of Maui worried. Six cases of rat lungworm disease have so far been confirmed in Maui.
Sign Me Up! âEUR" Beyond Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, environment, food, government, health, healthcare, illness, prevention, protection, risks )

Joe
- 171 days ago - action.beyondpesticides.org
Stand up against dangerous pesticide Chlorpyrifo - PETITION
The Trick to Saving Chimps From Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, ebola, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, wildlife, disease )

Lone
- 173 days ago - thestar.com
A new study has shown great promise for an oral Ebola vaccine for chimpanzees and gorillas. But limits on testing are hampering the effort.
USDA Drops Plan To Test For Monsanto Weed Killer In Food
Health & Wellness  (tags: Trump administration, environment, Monsanto Glyphosate, research, food, safety )

Cheryl A.
- 179 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Before the suspension, one agency chemist found alarming levels of glyphosate in many samples of U.S. honey, levels that were technically illegal because there have been no allowable levels established for honey by the EPA. Peace.
Take Up Kindness This Lent âEUR" Give Up Meat - PLEASE PLEDGE
Health & Wellness  (tags: vegan, lent, animals, environment, health, diet, humans )

Lone
- 208 days ago - action.peta.org.uk
Whatever our religious views, Lent is often a period for reflection and for setting new challenges for ourselves. What better time, then, to make a positive change that will help animals, the environment and your health all at once âEUR" by going vegan!
Seafood Eaters Ingest Up to 11,000 Tiny Pieces of Plastic Every Year, Study Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: seafood eaters, plastic, microplastic, health riskhumans, research, health, environment )

Lone
- 225 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Researchers from the University of Ghent in Belgium believe that microplastics accumulate in the body over time and could be a long term health risk.
GMO Apples Hit American Stores This Month: How and Why to Avoid Them
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, drugs, environment, food, family, healthcare, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning, GMO apples )

Ricardo
- 228 days ago - openheartedrebel.com
If a food company invented a new version of a typical food and then packaged it in a box without the ingredients, etc. listed on the packaging, there would be quite the outcry. So why is it that Okanagan Specialty Fruits is allowed to market.....
Support a Nationwide Deposit Return Scheme for Plastic Bottles in the UK
Health & Wellness  (tags: destruction, conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, healthconditions, oceans, politics, protection, water, Sustainabililty, culture, education, ethics, family, safety, society, environment, health, media, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, env )

Wendy
- 241 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
16 million plastic bottles are thrown away every day in the UK. Many of them end up in our oceans - killing marine life and threatening fragile ecosystems. -Deposit return schemes work by placing a small deposit on a plastic bottle, which you get back ..
Australia Meteorological Office Caught Covering Up Chemtrails
Health & Wellness  (tags: Geoengineering, news, media, news, Australia, chemtrails scandal, health, environment, science )

Jess
- 252 days ago - yournewswire.com
There is outrage in Australia after the Meteorological Office attempted to brush a chemtrails scandal under the carpet
Let's Ban This Brain-Harming Pesticide Once & for All PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, protection )

Anna
- 255 days ago - panna.org
Will you help us get a chlorpyrifos ban to the finish line? The public comment period ends January 17. Help us send a message to EPA!
Don't Let Congress Leave You Unprotected PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, environment, protection )

Anna
- 256 days ago - secure2.edf.org
Early in January, a bundle of bills quietly passed the House of Representatives. Together, they are radical threats to public health that throw up unprecedented and dangerous roadblocks and delays to sensible safeguards that protect the American people.
DonâEUR(TM)t Floss, Peel Veg or Wash Your Jeans: 40 Things You Can Stop Doing Right Now
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flossing, diet, drugs, environment, health, healthcare, humans )

Lone
- 266 days ago - theguardian.com
If youâEUR(TM)ve ever washed out a wound with saline instead of tap water or requested an x-ray for lower-back pain, youâEUR(TM)re a fool. According to a list drawn up by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, both practices are pointless
Plant That Can Cause Third-Degree Burns in Canada -VIDEO-
Health & Wellness  (tags: third-degree burns, canada, plant, skin irritation, blindness, scarring, environment, health, humans, study, warning )

Lone
- 434 days ago - theweathernetwork.com
When combined with sunlight, sap from the plants can cause extreme skin irritation, temporary or permanent blindness and scarring.
Join Me to Curb Carbon Pollution From Cars
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate-change, humans, environment, pollution, ethics, research )

Julie
- 441 days ago - on.nrdc.org
Join me to curb carbon pollution from cars.
How to Treat a Mosquito Bite
Health & Wellness  (tags: mosquito bites, itch relief, AlternativeMed, environment, health, healthcare, humans, treatment )

Lone
- 443 days ago - davidsuzuki.org
Get quick itch relief from a few familiar ingredients you have in your pantry:

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