Start A Petition

Health & Wellness

Virginia Bill Would Exempt Homes, Small Farms From Food Safety Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: food safety, Virginia, risks, laws, safety, health, government, protection, warning, food, ethics )

- 1606 days ago -
Delegate Robert Bell (R-Charlottesville) wants to completely exempt homes and farms with 10 or fewer full-time employees from Virginia food laws.
Support EU Food Labeling Laws ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, food, labelling, laws )

- 1853 days ago -
Write to the EU Parliament and tell them that you support transparency in the way food was produced!
Parliament Considering Affordable Medicines Law ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, affordable medicines, laws, Canada, protection )

- 2033 days ago -
A bill now before Parliament would reform Canada's flawed Access to Medicines Regime (CAMR) so that Canada can export affordable generic medicines to poor countries. By approving this important piece of humanitarian legislation Parliament can save lives
ACTION ALERT: Stop Over-Prescription of Psychotropic Drugs for Foster Children! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, psychotropic drugs, dangerous, laws, children, protection, prevention, illness )

- 2398 days ago -
Recent studies show a disturbing over-prescription of antipsychotic drugs for children in foster care. Foster children often receive more than one prescription of powerful psychotropic drugs like Seroquel and Zyprexa, drugs used to treat severe bipolar
ACTION ALERT: Protect America's Health From Global Warming Effects! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: smog, global warming, enviornmeng, health, humans, threatened, laws, legalisationrisks, protection, government )

- 2409 days ago -
Given the recent decisions to delay critical new standards on smog-forming ozone and global warming emissions, is the Obama administration putting industry interests ahead of the health of ordinary Americans?
ACTION ALERT: Johnson's Baby Shampoo Contains Cancerous Toxins! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: johnson baby shampoo, health, chemicals, harmful, illness, children, laws )

- 2415 days ago -
Despite widespread requests for change, two harmful, cancer-causing chemicals still remain in Johnson's baby shampoo. The chemicals, dioxane and quaternium-15, linger in baby shampoo even though the company makes alternative products.
ACTION ALERT: Fight Unlawful Access And Use Of Prescription Drugs! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: presciption drugs, laws, legalisation, safety, health, healthcare, humans )

- 2441 days ago -
Remove excess prescription drugs from our streets by creating safe disposal programs. Develop joint educational programs with local agencies to reduce the incidence of unlawful and harmful use of prescription drugs.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Obama to Ban Mercury Use in Dentists' Office! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness, dangerous dentistry, mercury, teeth, laws, safety )

- 2469 days ago -
Are you aware that your "silver" fillings are actually made of 50% mercury? The real irony is these "silver" fillings are treated as dangerous toxic substances before they're placed into your mouth, and after their removed from your mouth
ACTION ALERT: Protect Women And Children In Post-Earthquake Haiti From Rape, Abuse and Poor Healthcare! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: haiti women, children, violence, healthcare, health, illness, protection, laws )

- 2482 days ago -
More than a year and a half after Haiti's January 2, 2010 earthquake, the country faces an epidemic of sexual violence and preventable deaths of women and children.
Tell Canada to Make Sure We're "Just Beautiful" ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, toxic chemicals, personal care products, Canada, laws, protection, environment, health )

- 2495 days ago -
It's time that our laws got a serious makeover. Ask the Minister of Health to strengthen and enforce Canada's regulation of toxic chemicals in our personal care products.
N.Y. Law Increases Penalties for Violence Against Abortion Clinic Staff, Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, laws, women, safety, abortion clinics )

- 3146 days ago -
November 2, 2009 -- New York Gov. David Paterson (D) last week signed a law that will stiffen penalties for causing physical injury to abortion providers and their patients, the AP/Washington Post reports.
Take Action! Support Rep. Cannon's "Science Free Speech Act" H.R, 7120 [Petition]
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, nutrition, laws )

- 3305 days ago -
This Action Item lets you tell your member of Congress how important this bill is, and that you want your member to become a Co-sponsor, the first important step to moving a bill toward hearings and a vote. {links to the entire Congressman Cannon's bill]
Codex Action Alert: Force FDA to Obey US Law Protecting Supplements
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, medicine, AlternativeMed, laws )

- 3495 days ago -
"the FDA is once again seeking to impede the right of Americans to access, choose and use health products and nutrients. DSHEA classified supplements, nutrients and herbs as substances which were to be treated as foods, not drugs..."
Women Working to Help Fight Sex Abuse
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, rape, sexual, sexual abuse facts, women, action, rights, laws )

- 3586 days ago -
Violence Against Women Study: Are You a Victim/Survivor? Join me at my group AHHHS at care2 to TAKE Action!
New Cellular Phone Laws That Go Into Effect July 1, 2008 Know the Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, interesting, Laws )

- 3788 days ago -
2008 New Laws Cellular Phone Law FAQ's

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with laws

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. JL A 12 popular stories

2. Paulo R 11 popular stories

3. Marianne R 11 popular stories

4. Laura H 9 popular stories

5. Carole K 9 popular stories

6. Spy K 7 popular stories

7. Mike R 7 popular stories

8. Danuta W 7 popular stories

9. Ben O 7 popular stories

10. Angelflowers D 7 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.