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Subway Fires Worker Forced By Manager to Serve Food While Vomiting From Stomach Virus (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, Subway, health, food, risks, safety, society, news, ethics, illness, prevention, humans )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - rawstory.com
A Subway employee in Freeport,Texas claims she was fired after she became so ill that sympathetic workers at a nearby restaurant called 911 to care for her."I was going back and forth to the bathroom, puking my guts out," Taft said.Her manager ordered her
Major Study: Monsanto GMO Corn Can Cause Damage to Liver and Kidneys, and Severe Hormonal Disruption
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, GMO, pesticide licensing, peer reviewed paper, health, illness, risks, diet, disease, environment, ethics )

Lynn
- 8 days ago - alternet.org
A scientific study that identified serious health impacts on rats fed on 'Roundup ready' GMO maize has been republished following its controversial retraction under strong commercial pressure. Now regulators must respond and review ...
New Immunotherapy Procedure That Kills Cancer in Dogs Could Help Save Human Lives, Too
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, dogs, cats, humans, pets, immunotherapy, disease, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, research, science, society, treatment )

Lone
- 8 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Our pets are like family members, so when they get sick, we want to get them the best treatment possible. But when dogs and cats are diagnosed with cancer, about half of them have their lives shortened.
How to Poison Proof Your Kitchen
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, suffering, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, GoodNews, conservation, rescued, pets, habitat, treatment, research, risks, safety, prevention, protection, interesting, health, healthcare, medicine, illness, children, family, dr )

Kelly
- 11 days ago - petpoisonhelpline.com
It's amazing (yet scary) how many common food items in our kitchen are poisonous to our pets! Some of these food items, while safe to you, may cause serious problems if ingested by our dogs and cats.
The Correct Way to Remove a Tick From Your Pet
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, forests, healthconditions, protection, weather, trees, endangered, conservation, dogs, death, endangered, pets, suffering, sadness, investigation, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, medicine, risks, illness, disease, children )

Kelly
- 11 days ago - care2.com
I am all about biodiversity, but I must admit ticks are not high on my list of biota to celebrate. They are beastly little bloodsucking parasites who double their ick factor when their bellies are bloated full with your blood!
Fund Imported Food Safety Inspections - ForceChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, food, government, safety, protection, illness )

B
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Only one to two percent of food imported by the United States is physically inspected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Sadly, this oversight is not due to a lack of regulatory laws, but to a lack of funding to enforce them. Many foods
Kansas Girl Dies From 'One in a Billion' Infection By 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Water Skiing (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), humans, health, risks, safety, illness, news, medicine, death, study, society )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - rawstory.com
Hally "Bug" Yust died Wednesday, and officials from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment confirmed that one person in Johnson County died from primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) caused by Naegleria fowleri.
75% of Gaza City Without Electricity After Lines Damaged By Strikes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza siege-airstrikes 2014, end the siege-truce, electricity outages, humanitatianhumans, illness, children, disease, medicine, news, risks, food, babies )

Jess
- 11 days ago - maannews.net
Electricity was disconnected in major areas in Gaza City after heavy Israeli strikes on the al-Shujaiyya neighborhood, the electric company said Friday.
Top 10 Pet Poisons
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, dogs, cats, pets, protection, suffering, rescued, investigation, GoodNews, healthcare, health, family, children, safety, prevention, illness, treatment, warning, women, medicine, science, drugs, Body-M )

Kelly
- 11 days ago - petpoisonhelpline.com
HERE IS A LINK TO A MORE COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF MANY MANY DIFFERENT POISONS: http://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poisons/ ~here are the top 10 most common toxins that Pet Poison Helpline gets called about. Now keep in mind that some of these are very toxic
Michelle Obama Fights GOP On School Lunch Rules
Health & Wellness  (tags: Michelle Obama, childhood obesity, school lunches, children, republicans, diet, disease, food, health, nutrition, protection, society, exercise, ethics, illness, interesting, news, prevention )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Michelle Obama is fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized anti-childhood obesity campaign and she says she's ready "to fight until the bitter end."
What to Do If You See a Dog in a Hot Car
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, CALL ANIMAL CONTROL, CALL 911, abuse, americans, crime, environment, GoodNews, health, murder, cruelty, dogs, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection, killed, killing, pets, suffering, endangered, GoodNews, crime, treatment, prevention, health )

Kelly
- 17 days ago - facebook.com
Or go with plan B. Shatter the window take the animal out and notify authorities after the fact. Average 911 response time is 15 minutes. Calling the non-emergency line raises the time significantly. In that time the animal could die. First do call 911.
Anti-Vaxx Insanity: New Study Highlights the Dangers of Science Denialism
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, science denial, vaccinations, family, ethics, illness, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, study, medicine, health, warning )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - alternet.org
We are breaking a new record in the U.S., and it is not one we want to break: According to the CDC, measles cases are at a 20-year high. As of May 23, more than 288 cases have been reported this year.
FDA Consumer Advice: Raw Food Can Endanger Pets
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, warning, pets, raw food, Salmonella, Listeria, safety, protection, health, illness, diet, nutrition, prevention )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published consumer advice on Monday warning pet owners about their pets' risk for contracting Salmonella or Listeria monocytogenes from raw food.
Study Finds Vaccine Side Effects Extremely Rare
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, disease, vaccines, research, safety, study, risks, protection, prevention, illness, health )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - usatoday.com
The analysis comes as many vaccine-preventable diseases are making a comeback, often in communities with low vaccination rates. At least 539 people across 20 states have been infected with measles this year, according to the CDC.
Tech Is Racing Against Time as Africa's Ebola Outbreak Spreads
Health & Wellness  (tags: Africa, Ebola Outbreak, CDC, WHO, safety, treatment, humans, illness, healthcare, health, government, death, news, medicine )

Carrie
- 27 days ago - dailydot.com
It's like something out of Outbreak or The Hot Zone: Aid workers in awkward biohazard suits maneuvering around a pop-up hospital and isolation unit, fighting a deadly virus in crude conditions.
 

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