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Health & Wellness

Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, obesity, AMericans, healthcare, disease, safety, risks, research, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 37 days ago - alternet.org
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight.
House Committee on Agriculture in Hawaii Advances Dog Slaughter Legislation
Health & Wellness  (tags: off-beat, humans, culture, animals, unusual, protection, safety, society, odd, health, pets, dogs, food, bizarre, world, home, food, disease, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition, illness, health, healthcare, diet, family, risks, medicine, children, a )

Kelly
- 37 days ago - examiner.com
On Thursday, the House Committee on Agriculture in Honolulu advanced SB2026 to ban the slaughter of eating cats and dogs in the State of Hawaii reports the New York Post.
Colorado Gets $2M in Marijuana Taxes in First Month of Legalization
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, drugs, environment, food, healthcare, illness, marijuana as medicine, medicine, protection, safety, society, taxation, treatment )

Kit
- 43 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
State Department of Revenue recorded $14.02 million in recreational marijuana sales in January.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Boycott All International Conferences in South Korea - Nation of Heinous Cruelty and Shameful Apathy!
Health & Wellness  (tags: International Conferences, held in South Korea, millions of innocent dogs and thousands , 2 million dogs, pets, slaughter, sadness, suffering, killed, killing, dogs, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, cruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, re )

Kelly
- 43 days ago - change.org
I urge you today to please boycott all International Conferences to be held in South Korea and stand against the appalling and despicable cruelty committed against the millions of innocent dogs and thousands of cats in South Korea every year.
'Cancer Eye' a Common Reason for USDA Condemnations
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rancho Feeding Slaughterhouse, USDA, sick cows, eye cancer, safety, research, society, protection, investigation, health, government, food, ethics )

Carrie
- 43 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
If media reports prove to be true, the U.S. Department of Agriculture shut down the Rancho Feeding slaughterhouse in northern California because the facility was processing cows with eye cancer.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Petition the Chinese Government to Stop the Yulin Dog Eating Festival and Pass Animal Welfare Laws.
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, world, violence, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, movies, murder, law, GoodNews, corruption, abuse, money, farming, dishonesty, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, food, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety )

Kelly
- 44 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Edit 23/6/2013: Despite widespread outrage from both within China, as well as the rest of the world, the Yulin festival went ahead as planned this year. The good news is that the Chinese government has started taking note of activist's concerns
Rare Skin Infections Linked to Seafood From NYC Chinatowns
Health & Wellness  (tags: NYC, Chinatown, seafood, skin infection, risks, prevention, safety, warning, protection, treatment, humans, health, food )

Carrie
- 46 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
New York City health officials have identified an outbreak of a rare skin infection in at least 30 people who handled live or raw fish or seafood purchased in markets in the Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens Chinatowns.
Battle for Humanity Nearly Lost: Global Food Supply Deliberately Engineered to End Life, Not Nourish It
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, nutrition, healthcare, humans, children, food, family, babies, disease, risks, protection, safety, study, society )

Evelyn
- 47 days ago - naturalnews.com
After having now analyzed over 1,000 foods, superfoods, vitamins, junk foods and popular beverages for heavy metals and other substances at the Natural News Forensic Food Labs, I have arrived at a conclusion,,
It's Official: People Around the World Really Are Eating More and More Alike
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, Western diet, health, illness, society, food, homgenization, disease )

Roseann
- 48 days ago - grist.org
The Western diet of wheat, corn and soy is spreading globally, flattening the world's menus as it rounds out our guts.
USDA to Allow Chickens From U.S. to Be Shipped to China for Processing and Back to U.S. for Consumption, Just Like Seafood
Health & Wellness  (tags: USDA approval, poultry, chicken, China, exports, food, environment, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, government )

Stefanie
- 49 days ago - ecowatch.com
Scores of Americans are in an uproar since Food Safety News revealed the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will soon allow U.S. chickens to be sent to China for processing before being shipped back to the states for human consumption.
Why the 'Non-GMO' Label Is Organic's Frenemy
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO, Non-GMO label, Frenemy, Organic, Monsanto, false friend, food, nutrition, warning )

Roseann
- 52 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Charles reports: "The increasingly successful movement to eliminate genetically modified crops - GMOs - from food is turning out to be organic's false friend."
Mad Cow, Eye Cancer, Feces In Your Food? The Price of Cutting Back on Meat Inspectors
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, inspectors, inspections, USDA )

Freya
- 54 days ago - alternet.org
The USDA is cutting back on federal meat inspectors, allowing slaughterhouses to self-police, and already questions about the program are surfacing.
Farmers Can't "Coexist" With GMO Pollution ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo pollution, farming, farm aid, health, food, environment )

Nancy
- 54 days ago - farmaid.org
When pollen containing altered genes travels in the wind or on the bodies of pollinators like birds and bees, there's little we can do to stop it from spreading. What's worse, the companies who "own" those genes take no responsibility for the damage...
Tips for Buying the Best Possible Honey - Get All the Health Benefits You're Seeking
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, disease, ethics, health, humans, interesting, nutrition, protection, safety )

Kamia
- 55 days ago - motherearthliving.com
76% of honey sold in major supermarkets is untraceable because it contains virtually no pollen, according to Food Safety News. Or it isn't honey at all. Ultra-filtered honey from China is contaminated with antibiotics & heavy metals. What to look for.
 

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