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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.
Emergency Rooms Are No Place for the Elderly
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, hospitals, Emergency room, treatment, risks, illness, disease, medicine, prevention, protection, warning )

Dee
- 38 days ago - well.blogs.nytimes.com
The elderly man lived alone in an apartment complex not far from the hospital. A younger neighbor, who'd watched him hobble down the building's stairwell for nearly a week insisted on taking him to the emergency room.
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: Electronic Headband Prevents Migraines With Tiny Jolts
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, goodnews, migraines, treatment, protection, humans, illness )

Cal
- 40 days ago - npr.org
The battery-powered headband presses an electrode against a person's forehead, where it sends an electrical signal through the skin to the .
My Son Will Die - Why Is It Being Denied?
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, children, death, disease, medicine, drugs, ethics )

Sabine
- 42 days ago - everydayhealth.com
A mother fights for her son's life - please read...
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 )

Dawn
- 42 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
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.
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
- 42 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.
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
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.
State, Federal Health Officials Continue to Investigate Deadly Listeria Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: California, Maryland, listeria outbreak, food, illness, death, warning, safety )

Carrie
- 56 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
One death in California and seven illnesses in Maryland are blamed on the outbreak. All the victims are Hispanics, and among them are two mother-infant pairs and a newborn. All but one of the victims required hospitalization.
Mystery Polio-Like Virus Paralyzes Children in California
Health & Wellness  (tags: California, polio like virus, children, paralysis, research, warning, news, medicine, health, disease, illness )

Carrie
- 56 days ago - mag.newsweek.com
Between August 2012 and July 2013, sudden paralysis beset five children in California: Sofia and four others who fared even worse - one child lost control of all four limbs.
It Doesn't Take Much Sugar for It to Wreak Havoc on Your Body
Health & Wellness  (tags: sugar consumption, report, healthcare, health, illness, diet, protection, prevention, research )

Cal
- 56 days ago - alternet.org
At least a can of soda per day is safe, right? Nope, much much less, according to the World Health Organization.
Pathetic: How the USDA Cowers to the Poultry Industry
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, USDA, chicken, poultry, illness, pathogens, factory farms, oversight )

Freya
- 59 days ago - alternet.org
Earlier this year, Food & Water Watch received information that USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) was going to permit a trade association -- the National Chicken Council -- to collect data in poultry plants to assess the rate of foodborne...
 

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