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Health & Wellness

Small Farmers - Not Corporations Like Monsanto - Are the Key to Food Security
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, farming, biodiversity, crops, GMOs, greed, Big Agra )

- 1 day ago -
Humanity has been eating 8,500 different plant species. Today we are being condemned to eat GM corn and soy.
Woman Killed By Ambulance Billed $25K for Ambulance Ride She Didn't Live Long Enough to Take
Health & Wellness  (tags: Indiana, accidents, ambulances, injustice, greed )

- 19 days ago -
An ambulance company added insult to injury after billing an Indiana woman's family for an emergency transport she didnâEUR(TM)t live long enough to take.
10 of the Worst Big Pharma Company Rip-Offs - and Their Plan to Keep the Gravy Train Rolling
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, drugs, pills, Big Pharma, greed, profiteering )

- 72 days ago -
There are efforts to stop the apparent pharmaceutical industry profiteering and opportunism like pending state bills to force drug makers to reveal their true costs and allow insurers to refuse payment.
Stop the Price-Gouging at the for-Profit Hospital Corporation of America
Health & Wellness  (tags: emergency rooms, hospitals, greed, profit, petitions )

- 211 days ago -
HCA, an organization that gained notoriety for having to pay the biggest fraud settlement in US history, is at again. This time, they are participating in some of the worst price-gouging in the industry.
5 Studies That Show How Wealth Warps Your Soul
Health & Wellness  (tags: wealth, greed, brain changes, selfishness, ethics, morals, money )

- 513 days ago -
Inequality 'triggers a chemical reaction in the privileged few. It tilts their brain.'
Chimerex Refuses to Give Life-Saving Drug to Dying 7 Year Old
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, cancer, disease, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, treatment, greed, money )

- 810 days ago -
Josh Hardy, seven, is battling a viral infection that could be cleared up in two weeks by a drug called Brincidofovir made by North Carolina company Chimerex. Chimerex CEO Kenneth Moch says the company no longer has a compassionate use program.
5 Modern Diseases Grown By Factory Farming
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, government, humans, illness, food, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, warning, e coli, salmonella, mad cow, sick, sickness, CAFO, factory farms, animals, greed, MRSA, Obesity, Cows, Pigs, Chickens, Pork, Beef )

- 933 days ago -
Industrial agriculture is making us sick. The Center for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), nutritional scientists, and medical professionals warn against the health risks of concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs)...
The Privatization of Water: Nestle Denies That Water Is a Fundamental Human Right | Global Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nestle, water rights, corruption, corporate crime, GREED )

- 1066 days ago -
This statement is on record from the wonderful company that has peddled junk food in the Amazon, has invested money to thwart the labeling of GMO-filled products, has a disturbing health and ethics record for its infant formula, and has deployed a cyber a
Nation of Pill Poppers: 19 Potentially Dangerous Drugs Pushed By Big Pharma
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma, greed, health, healthcare, drugs, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, study, warning, protection, humans, illness, prevention )

- 2001 days ago -
Here are some of the dicey drugs many Americans are hooked on, thanks to greedy pharmaceutical companies.
UnitedHealth CEO Stephen Helmsley Makes $57,000 An Hour (VIDEO)   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, americans, insurance, health, prevention, protection, disease, illness, medicine, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, greed, money, society, politics, economy, consumers, business, abuse, foreclosures, usa )

- 2431 days ago -
The Health Care for America Now (HCAN) "Sick of It" anti-insurance campaign focuses on rich health insurance CEOs making millions and living in luxury while middle class families are struggling to pay medical bills, going bankrupt, and losing their homes.
Uninsured Face Stiff Penalty in Senate Health Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, ripoff, health, insurance, fine, penalty, greed, government, corruption, lies, americans, abuse, democrats, economy, business, money, politics, society, consumers, rights, illness, disease )

- 2523 days ago -
Americans who refuse to buy affordable medical coverage could be hit with fines of more than $1,000 under a health care overhaul bill unveiled Thursday by key Senate Democrats looking to fulfill President Barack Obama's top domestic priority.
Exposing Dermatology: The Two-Tier System
Health & Wellness  (tags: dermatology, greed, cosmetic surgery, skin cancer, rich vs. poor, doctors )

- 2863 days ago -
Greed often triumphs over ethics. We see it every day, especially in politics and business. Now read about greed's advantage in health care. THIS is what's wrong in our for-profit health system. Infuriating!
Big Drug Co. Spends More On Ads Than Research And Development
Health & Wellness  (tags: Greed )

- 3065 days ago -
A new study by York University says the U.S. pharmaceutical industry spends almost twice as much on promotion as it does on research and development, contrary to the industry's claim. Sunstroke author, David Kagan wrote of this In Medscan.
F.D.A. Ineptitude Cost Many Lives
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare D, pharmaceuticals, greed, corruption )

- 3159 days ago -
On September 27, 2007 the president signed the hotly debated FDA "reform" legislation into law, which does nothing but give the highly dysfunctional FDA management team more power. FDA ineptitude is costing Americans dearly.

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