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GMO Apples Hit American Stores This Month: How and Why to Avoid Them
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, drugs, environment, food, family, healthcare, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning, GMO apples )

Ricardo
- 14 days ago - openheartedrebel.com
If a food company invented a new version of a typical food and then packaged it in a box without the ingredients, etc. listed on the packaging, there would be quite the outcry. So why is it that Okanagan Specialty Fruits is allowed to market.....
WARNING! Many Fast Food Wrappers Still Coated in PFCs, Kin to Carcinogenic Teflon Chemical
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, prevention, protection, treatment, study, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 20 days ago - ewg.org
More than a decade since the health hazards of perfluroinated chemicals, or PFCs, became known, many fast food chains still use food wrappers, bags and boxes coated with the grease-resistant compounds
PETITION Tell Congress to Dump the DAIRY PRIDE Act
Health & Wellness  (tags: politics, congress, healthcare, food, prevention, nutrition, Body-Mind-Spirit )

AWAY AWHI
- 20 days ago - change.org
Please tell your senators to oppose this absurd legislation; everyone knows that almond milk doesnâEUR(TM)t come from cows who have been fed a lot of almonds!
Simple Breath Test Could Save Millions of People From Cancer - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, prevention, protection, medicine, health )

Glenn
- 21 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Endoscopies are expensive, invasive procedures âEUR" but now, testing for certain dangerous cancers can be as simple as a breath test.
Petition: Educate Scott Pruitt On The Effects Of Lead Poisoning, Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, healthcare, risks, safety, lead poisoning, responsibility, prevention, protection, illness )

Kalliope
- 23 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
When recently asked by Senator Ben Cardin of Maryland "Do you think there is any safe level of lead that can put into the body, particularly a young person?" Scott Pruitt responded, "Senator, that is not something I have reviewed nor know about."
A Freak Mumps Outbreak Strikes Washington State
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mumps, Anti-vaxxers, vaccines, CDC, Washington State, health, medicine, children, illness, news, prevention, warning )

Cat
- 24 days ago - gizmodo.com
Anti-vaxxers strike again. A mumps outbreak in Washington has health officials concerned over how to keep the disease contained. The state reported on Wednesday that there have been 278 confirmed and probable cases of mumps across five different counties
Support a Nationwide Deposit Return Scheme for Plastic Bottles in the UK
Health & Wellness  (tags: destruction, conservation, ecosystems, environment, green, healthconditions, oceans, politics, protection, water, Sustainabililty, culture, education, ethics, family, safety, society, environment, health, media, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, env )

Wendy
- 27 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
16 million plastic bottles are thrown away every day in the UK. Many of them end up in our oceans - killing marine life and threatening fragile ecosystems. -Deposit return schemes work by placing a small deposit on a plastic bottle, which you get back ..
Smart Watches Can Detect Illness, Diabetes, and Disease - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, illness, prevention, health, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Glenn
- 39 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
According to a new study, your smart watch will be able to detect lyme disease, oxygen deprivation, illness, and diabetes.
Tell Kroger and Harris Teeter: Eliminate BPA From Their Stores PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, prevention, protection, humans )

AnnaAway
- 92 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our petition below telling Harris Teeter and their parent company, Kroger, to protect our families by eliminating toxics and using only safe substitutes in food can linings.
Smoking 'Causes Hundreds of DNA Changes'
Health & Wellness  (tags: smoking, mutations, research, risks, health, protection, prevention )

AWAY AWHI
- 108 days ago - bbc.com
Smoking leaves an "archaeological record" of the hundreds of DNA mutations it causes, scientists have discovered.
10 Wonderful Health Benefits of Hugging
Health & Wellness  (tags: offbeat, research, hugging, hormone, oxytocin, prevention, blood pressure, stress and anxiety, pain, muscle relaxing )

Evelyn
- 130 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Scientists have discovered that when we hug a loved one, the hormone oxytocin releases into the blood stream. This hormone lowers blood pressure, reduces stress and anxiety and has also been found to improve your memory.
'Bagpipe Lung' Death Prompts Doctors' Warning to Musicians
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, disease, protection, prevention )

AWAY AWHI
- 182 days ago - pri.org
Musicians have been warned to clean their wind instruments regularly after British doctors reported that "bagpipe lung" had killed a man who inhaled fungi growing inside his pipe
Alzheimers Disease Vaccine Nears Testing Phase Could Prevent And Reverse Dementia
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer's disease, vaccine, prevention, slowing, reversing )

Lona
- 219 days ago - inquisitr.com
An AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s vaccine could be just a few short years away. Initial preclinical results show the vaccine could slow or reverse the effects of AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s in patients in addition to preventing the disease when given to heathy people.
San Francisco Will Ban All Polystyrene Products By 2017
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Frans
- 234 days ago - futurism.com
Next year, styrofoam will be a thing of the past in San Francisco. Local council has just unanimously voted to ban the sale of polystyrene products âEUR" also commonly called styrofoam âEUR" by 2017...
Rate of Americans Dying of Heart Disease Has Plummeted By 70%
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, prevention, disease )

Glenn
- 235 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the US, but since 1969, death rates for those with the disease fell significantly.
 

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