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Health & Wellness

Government Lifts Restrictions on Marijuana Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, disease, drugs, government, health, humans, news, research, society, study )

Kathy
- 8 days ago - news.therawfoodworld.com
Medical marijuana is now legal in 23 states. Surveys have shown that 85 to 95 percent of Americans are in favor of medical marijuana, and approximately 60 percent support legalizing marijuana. A 2014 survey found that 56 percent of physicians favor...
Farmers Market Program Doubles the Fresh Goods for Food Aid Recipients
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, SNAP Program, government, diet, food, humans, society, family, nutrition, news )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - santafenewmexican.com
As more and more New Mexicans enroll in SNAP, state and federal agencies are pumping taxpayer cash into a program called Double Up Food Bucks to encourage participants to spend their benefits on fresh fruits and vegetables at farmers markets.
STOP NESTLÃ? FROM SUCKING MY STATE DRY *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, family, government, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, research, study, Water )

Frans
- 15 days ago - community.sumofus.org
Nestlé is closing in on a lucrative water privatization deal that will hand it millions of gallons of some of the cleanest drinking water in drought-ravaged Oregon -- permanently. And get this: Nestlé will only pay one penny per 40 gallons of water ...
Native American Youth Face Higher Suicide Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: Native American youth, suicide rate, mental health, research, society, warning, treatment, prevention, protection, risks, news, abuse, children, government, study, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, ethics )

Carrie
- 38 days ago - nmindepth.com
This series is the culmination of two years of work examining the higher suicide rate among Native American youth, which we found is probably even more severe than official statistics indicate
Sorry to Harsh Your Mellow, But That Pot IsnâEUR(TM)t Pesticide-Free
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, news, marijuana, pesticides, health, government, protection, study, prevention, humans )

Cal
- 52 days ago - grist.org
How many of those pesticides are recreational pot growers allowed to use on pot that ends up in your body? Two hundred and seventy-one.
Victory in Vermont!
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo labeling, Vermont, food, prevention, safety, family, government, americans )

Nancy
- 58 days ago - gmoinside.org
A Vermont law that could make the state the first in the country to require labeling of genetically modified food has been allowed by a federal judge to stand for now despite opposition by food industry groups.
PTSD and Vietnam Veterans Today
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, government, ethics, culture, violence, world, society, treatment, society )

James
- 62 days ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
What we know about PTSD and Vietnam veterans today
On Workers' Memorial Day 2015, An Appeal to Control Toxic Substances + Contribute If Affected
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, chemical safety, disease, environment, health, government, investigation, prevention, protection, research, safety, toxins )

Kathy
- 66 days ago - publicintegrity.org
Last week, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 4,585 people were killed on the job in this country in 2013. Experts say, however, that the death toll from occupational disease in America may be 10 or more times higher.
Federal Judge Drops Bomb in the Monsanto Vs. Maui Case
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, government, research, risks, science, warning, disease )

John
- 66 days ago - jonrappoport.wordpress.com
Federal Judge Susan Oki Mollway ruled that the case cannot go to Hawaii State Court.The will of Maui County voters -put a temporary block on MonsantoâEUR(TM)s toxic, local, GMO/pesticide experiments- canâEUR(TM)t enforce the vote nor can the State of Hawaii
Tell Congress: Stop Delaying Food Poisoning Protections
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, ethics, food, foodborn poisons, government, health, prevention, protection, safety )

Kathy
- 69 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Every year, corporate negligence and weak government oversight in the American food system results in 48 million Americans contracting a foodborne illness, leading to thousands of hospitalizations and deaths.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Big Tobacco's Deadly Attack
Health & Wellness  (tags: dishonesty, corporate, world, ethics, health, SMOKING, government, prevention )

Cal
- 77 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The tobacco giant Philip Morris is suing Uruguay for having some of the best anti-smoking laws in the world, and thereâEUR(TM)s a good chance it could win, unless we step in.
Tell Indiana to Stop Jailing Women Over Pregnancy Outcomes ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: feticide laws, Indiana against women, women, pregnancy outcomes, government )

Nancy
- 93 days ago - action.rhrealitycheck.org
It's hard to believe that a woman could be convicted over what she maintains was a home stillbirth. But this Monday, an Indiana judge issued Purvi Patel a 41 year sentence, with 20 years to be served in prison, for the crimes of feticide and neglect of-
SAVE LIVES; FDA: Accelerated Approval for GM604
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, politics, FDA, medicine, healthcare, health, government, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, study, protection )

Cal
- 103 days ago - change.org
Hello everyone, my name is Anthony Carbajal and my mom and I are both living with a devastating neurological disease called ALS.
Fukushima Radiation Found in Sample of Green Tea From Japan
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, world, Fukushima, radiation, green tea, risks, safety, research, society, illness, food, health, diet, disease, cancer, children, environment, ethics, government, medicine, news, protection, humans )

Carrie
- 109 days ago - ecowatch.com
Four years after the multiple explosions and melt-downs at Fukushima, it seems the scary stories have only just begun to surface. Given that Japan's authoritarian regime of Shinzo Abe has cracked down on the information flow from Fukushima with ...
 

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