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Health & Wellness

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
- 43 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.
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
- 45 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
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Outlaw the Horrific Dog and Cat Meat and Fur Trade Within China
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, violence, safety, sadness, family, children, abuse, activists, education, murder, media, internet, transportation, environment, corruption, dishonesty, death, corruption, business, cover-up, money, farming, treatment, food, disease, medicine, healt )

Kelly
- 81 days ago - login.live.com
People of the East and West unite to call on the Chinese government to end the horrific dog and cat meat and fur trade within China. International media exposure and Chinese animal protection groups (such as TACN) have revealed the horrifying treatment
Charging for Hospital Care Based on Cost Instead of Profit,
Health & Wellness  (tags: news, u.s., healthcare, healthcare, GoodNews, americans, corruption, politics, media, ethics, money, research, study, treatment, protection, medicine, investigation, health, family, abuse, interesting )

JL
- 94 days ago - citizenvox.org
One possible solution for cutting costs is for hospitals to use a "cost master" system instead of a traditional "charge master" system, which has been the standard procedure in hospital pricing.
Protect Pittsburg: Stop the WesPac Oil Terminal! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, risks, family, environment, finance, money, business )

Nancy
- 95 days ago - credomobilize.com
This project would bring in up to 10 million gallons of crude oil per day by ship and rail. The massive new rail terminal would see more than 100 tanker cars each day carrying crude oil.
Why I'M Still Skeptical of GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dow, agent orange, gmo seed, money, law, health, weeds, farming )

Nancy
- 106 days ago - motherjones.com
Use of 2,4-D--the less toxic half of the infamous Vietnam-era defoliant Agent Orange--had been dwindling for years, but the rise of Roundup-resistant superweeds has revived it.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Nestlé: Stop Trying to Patent and Control the Curative Power of Nigella Sativa.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sustainabililty, interesting, eco-friendly, conservation, health, organic, ecosystems, world, research, scientists, science, medicine, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, cover-up, economy, business, consumers, money, lies, government, farming, disease, Bo )

Kelly
- 115 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Nigella sativa -- more commonly known as fennel flower -- has been used as a cure-all remedy for over a thousand years. It treats everything from vomiting to fevers to skin diseases, and has been widely available in impoverished communities
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Mistreating Our Cows!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: business, cover-up, corruption, dishonesty, politics, money, lies, environment, farming, consumers, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, treatment, nutrition, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, animalrights, cruelty, sadness, suffering, conservation )

Kelly
- 115 days ago - change.org
The American Dairy Association and Dairy Council (ADAC) and dairy farms across America have been mistreating cows, separating newborn calves from their mothers and sending them to slaughter,dragging them by their ears and beating defensless cows
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Protect Whales in Monterey Bay Sanctuary
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, wildlife, science, research, pollution, protection, oceans, nature, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, politics, habitat, government, ecosystems, endangered, conservation, destruction, environment, money, lies, dishonesty, corruption, co )

Kelly
- 150 days ago - act.oceana.org
Marine sanctuaries should be safe havens for the wildlife within. However, these sanctuaries currently do not have regulations to protect marine life from deafening sound of seismic airguns
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Improve Welfare Standards for Chickens
Health & Wellness  (tags: greenliving, protection, Sustainabililty, environment, food, business, money, corruption, cover-up, business, lies, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, consumers, corporate, politics, protection, safety, prevention, risks, treatment, warning, nutrition, research )

Kelly
- 154 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The National Chicken Council (NCC) will soon release new animal welfare guidelines, which will set the standard for how chickens across America are kept and cared for. It is important that these new guidelines reflect poultry customers' growing concerns
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Have An RSPCA Inspector or DPI Inspector at Every Horse Sale.
Health & Wellness  (tags: lies, world, money, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, abuse, society, politics, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, protection, ethics, abuse, activists, crime, corruption, death, dishonesty, murder, safety, sadness, violence, wor )

Kelly
- 183 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
There was a 2 week old foal separated from its mum at Echuca sales on Wednesday 16/10/2013. While the foal and mare were sold as a package the foal was sold for cash in the loading yard in front of shocked bystanders.
End the Monsanto Protection Act PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, food, GMO, FDA, Monsanto, money )

Jeanne
- 211 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Tell your Senators: don't sacrifice the safety of our food or the livelihoods of our farmers in the budget negotiations!
Corporate Giants Nestle, Abbott and Mead Johnson Still Undermine Women's Breastfeeding Efforts
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, money, marketing, usa, society, child, children, women, sadness, safety, education, women, risks, treatment, warning, safety, prevention, protection, nutrition, babies, heal )

JL
- 239 days ago - citizenvox.org
three mega-corporations - Nestle, Abbott and Mead Johnson - continue to spend millions inappropriately marketing infant formula including inside the hospitals we trust.
Executive Order -- Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, health, government, ethics, money, law, labor, society, usa, dishonesty, cover-up, business, americans, abuse, consumers, warning, risks, safety, protection, health, humans )

JL
- 259 days ago - whitehouse.gov
President Obama on Aug. 1 signed an executive order instructing key federal agencies, including the Labor Department, to work together to reduce the risks of hazardous chemicals to workers and communities.
 

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