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Study: Cannabis Use Not Predictive Of Lower IQ, Poorer Educational Performance
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, health, interesting, investigation, research, cigarette smoking )

- 105 days ago -
Marijuana use by adolescents is not associated with lower IQ or poorer educational performance once adjustments are made for potential confounders, specifically cigarette smoking, according to longitudinal data published online...
Hold School Responsible for Allegedly Allowing Teacher to Rape Students
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, ethics, family, investigation, prevention, protection, safety, warning )

- 113 days ago -
After a 36-year-old teacher was jailed for sexually abusing three students, a lawsuit was filed against school administrators for not doing enough when the situation had been brought to the their attention
Urge the Philippines to Enforce Anti Child Labour Laws and Stop Dangerous Mining Practice's
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, death, disease, environment, ethics, family, government, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning )

- 114 days ago -
Filipino children are working in absolutely terrifying conditions in small-scale illegal gold mines. Children as young as 9 years old are being exposed to conditions that most adults would quiver at the mere thought of.
Stop Producing Toys in Sweatshops
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, ethics, health, government, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety )

- 115 days ago -
Despite increased consumer awareness in recent years, some of the largest toy producers in the U.S. still employ sweatshop labor to make their products. Walmart is the largest toy distributor in the world and they buy from sweatshops
MI DHHS, Stop Lying About Children's Lead Levels From Drinking Flint River Water!
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, disease, drugs, ethics, family, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, protection, risks, safety, warning, prevention )

- 119 days ago -
Too many children in Flint Michigan have had high blood lead levels for years. And a new report says the percentages doubled after FlintâEUR(TM)s water source changed to the Flint River. Even more disturbing comes a report that the MI Department of Health
The New Moral Panic Over Drug-Dependent Babies
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, drugs, health, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, research, women, study )

- 133 days ago -
Prescription drug abuse is on the rise across the country, especially among women. A study released last summer by the CDC; related to narcotic pain relievers like OxyContin more than doubled among women between 2004-2010. Other studies raise the alarm.
Stop Slavery and Child Labor in Shrimp Industry
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, environment, ethics, food, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, safety, society, warning )

- 138 days ago -
Crack down on slavery and child laborers used in the shrimp industry in Thailand.
97% of Terminal Cancer Patients Previously Had Root Canal Procedure
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, research, protection, risks, safety, women, warning, treatment, study, society, science, investigation, health, healthcare, prevention, illness, medicine, news, cancer, disease, interesting, family, humans, government )

- 147 days ago -
Do you have a chronic degenerative disease? If so, have you been told, "It's all in your head?" Well, that might not be that far from the truthâEUR¦ the root cause of your illness may be in your mouth.
WHO Confirms That Bacon, Processed Meats Cause Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, interesting, investigation, food, nutrition, news, study, society, science, cancer, death, prevention, risks, research, treatment, humans, ethics )

- 169 days ago -
The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed what Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) and others have said for a long time: that eating bacon, hot dogs, ham, and other processed meats causes cancer.
Two-Thirds of World Has Herpes: World Health Organization
Health & Wellness  (tags: herpes, Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, children, disease, environment, family, food, health, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, warning, women )

- 184 days ago -
The alarming figure âEUR" just out from the World Health Organization âEUR" could make you ponder before you pucker.
12 Fruits You May Have Never Tasted
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, Fruit, interesting, investigation )

- 186 days ago -
We all know the basic fruit family that we see in the supermarket - apples, pears, oranges etc. Some of us partake in some more exotic fruits. But there are some fruits you may have never seen in your ordinary supermarket. Many of these can be found ...
Justice for Special Needs Children Allegedly Sexually Abused By Gymnastics Coach
Health & Wellness  (tags: investigation, arrest, justice, safety, children, molestation, special needs )

- 187 days ago -
A Special Olympics gymnastics coach has reportedly been charged with sexually abusing two special needs students during a sports trip where they were under the coachâEUR(TM)s care overnight.
Require That Seat Belts Be Worn on All School Buses
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, prevention, risks, safety, warning, family, health, investigation )

- 189 days ago -
A tragic school bus accident occurred in Houston, Texas after a Furr High School bus was hit by a car and fell off the edge of a highway overpass. Two students were killed and the rest of the passengers, two students and their driver, were injured.
Test for Harmful GMOs in Kraft Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, illness, investigation, prevention, safety, warning )

- 190 days ago -
For the last couple of years, Kraft has been under siege for the dangerous ingredients used in the recipe for their Macaroni & Cheese. It began with an image of the warning label on a box of Macaroni & Cheese sold in the United Kingdom
Stop Thousands of Chronically Disabled People From Becoming Homeless
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, death, humans, family, government, health, healthcare, illness, interesting, investigation, research, prevention, society )

- 193 days ago -
Thousands of chronically disabled New Jersey residents are facing homelessness due to Governor Chris ChristieâEUR(TM)s refusal to renew emergency assistance programs. This is the largest sudden change in policy for people at risk of being homeless

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