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Applaud Famous Chef for Campaigning for Healthy Food - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: TTIP, Jamie Oliver, naked chef, USA, GMOs, pesticides, healthy, food )

Marie
- 23 hours ago - forcechange.com
The United States is overrun with foods containing hormones and pesticides. Jamie Oliver, a famous British chef, seeks to stop those products from invading his home by involving himself in the European Union's and the United States' affairs.
Can GMOs Help Feed a Hot and Hungry World?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food, Hunger, Starvation, Human Health, Sustainability, Climate Change, #ClimateChanged, GMOs, Activists, Research, Politics )

Brian
- 2 days ago - thenation.com
"Not if activists succeed in making the genetic modification of food politically unsustainable."
What Not to Eat: This Is One Monster Meal!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, obesity, diet, food, Red Robin, health, nutrition, risks, warning, society, humans, illness )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - nutritionaction.com
Red Robin's Monster Meal has WAY too much saturated fat and sodium, not to mention two days' worth of calories.
Not So Safe: How the FDA Lets Food Safety Slip Through the Holes
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, food safety, protection, health, food additives, illness, humans, food, diet, warning, nutrition, government )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - nutritionaction.com
Many people presume that some federal agency is overseeing the safety of the ingredients in our food supply. That's reasonable, because that is actually what the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is supposed to be doing, and what Congress told...
Hidden Contamination at Checkout: Grocery Conveyor Belts
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, food, health, investigation, prevention, protection, safety )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Few places are dirtier than the checkstand conveyor belts at your local supermarket. Going round and round, year after year, conveyor belts may look clean, but they are actually a breeding ground for unwanted bacteria. Shoppers place billions of products
KID Friendly VEGAN Lunchbox Ideas
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, family, food, health, nutrition, protection )

Frans
- 5 days ago - sheknows.com
Keeping your kids well fed means packing them school lunches that are healthy (to please you) and delicious (to ensure they actually eat their lunch). These kid-friendly vegan lunches will satisfy both your pint-sized picky eaters...
Keeping Your Produce Fresh - Storage Tips for Summer
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, interesting, nutrition, prevention, protection )

Frans
- 5 days ago - redfirefarm.com
When you come home from the market or CSA you may have a big load of the season's bounty on your hands. With such a variety of crops, it's typically not best to open up the bottom drawer of the fridge and let everything get cozy together...
Nanoparticles: Panacea or Pandora's Box?
Health & Wellness  (tags: nanoparticles, panacea, unlabeled, unregulated, food, environment, health, humans, nutrition, protection, research, risks, safety, study, warning )

Lone
- 9 days ago - ecowatch.com
An Friends of the Earth report finds use of unlabelled, unregulated nano-ingredients in food has grown substantially since 2008.
TAKE ACTION! Declaration on Seed Freedom.
Health & Wellness  (tags: food )

Dimitris
- 11 days ago - care2.com
The story has already submitted, but more people have to see it. This is the challenge: to move as many people as we can :)
Sign Up to Demand for Clean Chai Now! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: tea toxins, Unilever, Girnar, food, India tea, prevention )

Nancy
- 11 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
The report reveals the systematic presence of mixtures of multiple pesticides, many classified as highly or moderately hazardous by the World Health Organisation (WHO), in tea grown and sold in India as well as exported abroad [1] by leading international
Death By Salt? New Study Finds Too Much Sodium Is A Global Killer
Health & Wellness  (tags: salt consumption, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, prevention, study, treatment, warning, society, food, illness, healthcare, health )

Cal
- 12 days ago - npr.org
This salt overload is taking its toll. The study concludes that about 1.65 million deaths from cardiovascular disease each year can be attributed to sodium consumption.
Tell the National Organic Program: Get Gut-Wrenching Carrageenan Out of Organic!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alternative Med, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, women, men, food, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, safety )

Ruth
- 14 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
'According to the Cornucopia Institute's 2013 report, "Carrageenan: How a 'Natural' Food Additive Is Making Us Sick," research links carrageenan to gastrointestinal inflammation, including higher rates of colon cancer, in laboratory animals.' SIGN, SHARE.
Top 10 Facts You Should Know About Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, disease, health, Monsanto, farming, research, prevention, risks, family )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - care2.com
Link to previous post. Came across this again and I always seem to learn more about this company. Many links on this page for additional info.
Fracking the Farm: Scientists Worry About Chemical Exposure to Livestock and Agriculture
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fracking, Toxic Contamination, Agriculture, Crops, Livestock, Food, Human Health )

Brian
- 20 days ago - truth-out.org
"Recent studies by public health and veterinarian scientists are confirming there is cause for concern when it comes to fracking's potential impact on farm crops and animals."
Coca-Cola: Stop Funding Anti-Labeling Campaigns *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, environment, ethics, family, food, healthcare, humans, interesting, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, society, warning )

Frans
- 20 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
I was disappointed to learn that Coca-Cola contributed more than $3.2 million to defeat the state initiatives to label genetically engineered foods (or GMOs) in California and Washington. Please stop trying to keep us in the dark about GE foods...
 

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