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Protect Our Kids And Families From Toxic Chemicals PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, protection, health, family )

Anna
- 16 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Urge the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to protect kids and families from the dangers of phthalates by banning these hazardous chemicals from food, toys and other childrenâEUR(TM)s products
An Even Deadlier Opioid, Carfentanil, Is Hitting The Streets
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, opioids, carfentanil, protection )

Cal
- 22 days ago - npr.org
A powerful drug that's normally used to tranquilize elephants is being blamed for a record spike in drug overdoses in the Midwest.
'Bagpipe Lung' Death Prompts Doctors' Warning to Musicians
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, disease, protection, prevention )

Cal
- 31 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
Tighter Patent Rules Could Help Lower Drug Prices, Study Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug costs, patents, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, healthcare, health, humans )

Cal
- 32 days ago - npr.org
The U.S. could rein in rising drug prices by being more selective about giving patents to pharmaceutical companies for marginal developments, a study concludes.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Albertsons: Eliminate Toxic BPA in Canned Foods
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, health, protection )

Cal
- 42 days ago - act.credoaction.com
As one of the countryâEUR(TM)s leading grocery store chains, Albertsons must set an example and stop selling food products containing BPA to protect the health and safety of its customers.
HealthFreedoms âEUR" Hydrogen Peroxide And Its Amazing Diversity Throughout Your Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: H2O, protection, health )

Nelson
- 69 days ago - healthfreedoms.org
Chemically called H202 -- a mix of water and oxygen -- hydrogen peroxide kills disease and microorganisms by oxidation
Zika Virus in NYC: CDC Records First Female-to-Male Transmission
Health & Wellness  (tags: zika, virus, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, environment, exercise, family, health, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

Frank
- 69 days ago - patch.com
The CDC has previously only recorded transmissions from males to females.
Texas Teen Dies From 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Swimming
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, death, disease, environment, exercise, family, water, swimming, news, nutrition, protection, research, prevention, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, medicine )

Frank
- 69 days ago - patch.com
He's the second Houston teen in less than a year to die from infection resulting from the killer amoeba, but there are preventive measures.
Stop Aspartame Use By Snapple PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, protection )

Anna
- 77 days ago - forcechange.com
Tell Snapple to phase out its use of aspartame in its diet beverages.
Mondelez: Remove GMOs and Artificial Ingredients From Oreos PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, Oreo cookies, GMO's, protection, health )

Anna
- 77 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Many of the main ingredients in Oreos are genetically engineered (GE or GMO). The high fructose corn syrup, beet sugar, and soy lecithin in Oreos are all derived from GE crops.
Deaf Children in Danger *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, ethics, family, healthcare, humans, investigation, protection, risks, safety, society, study )

Frans
- 80 days ago - mesopinions.com
The CELEM, school for deaf children - may be on the street in September 2016 - or in new nonconforming local safety standards ...
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
- 83 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...
324 Cases of Zika Virus Found in New York State
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, zika virus, health, environment, disease, family, children, healthcare, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, women )

Frank
- 85 days ago - nydailynews.com
New York's Health Department says it has identified 324 cases of Zika, all associated with travel to areas where mosquitoes are known to transmit it.
PETITION UPDATE Victory! South Australian Youth Mental Health Action Group
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, family, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, science, society, study, treatment )

Frans
- 86 days ago - change.org
Yesterday was June 30, the last day that the Adelaide headspace Youth Early Psychosis Program (hYEPP) was originally due for defunding. But today is July 1 - and as the Coalition has recently officially announced...
Is Dieting a Valuable Treatment for Breast Cancer?
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, diet, disease, food, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, treatment, women )

Mitchell
- 86 days ago - well.blogs.nytimes.com
Research appears to show that one's metabolic health, as impacted by weight, can impact one's potential for breast cancer!
 

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