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Health & Wellness

New Laws in China to Tackle Rampant Food Safety Problems
Health & Wellness  (tags: China, laws, food safety, warning, safety, risks, society, disease, health, government, food, death )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - foodsafetynews.com
Infected snail meat, poisonous mushrooms, goat meat marinated in duck urine to make it taste and smell like lamb - these are just some of the culinary delights that China's food industry has served to its citizens since 2006.
HOT DOG HELL: Kraft Foods Recalls Weiners That Can Pose Life-Threatening Health Risks For Some
Health & Wellness  (tags: Kraft Foods, Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs, recall, labels, illness, food allergies, warning, risks, safety, prevention, food, health )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Cheese filled hot dogs mistakenly sold as classic Oscar Mayer Weiners could have serious consequences for those with milk allergies and lactose intolerance.
Letter From the Editor: THC Limits for Marijuana Edibles
Health & Wellness  (tags: edible marijuana, safety, research, risks, health, medicine, humans, protection, news, interesting, drugs, illness )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Let me begin with a warning. If you read this any further, it may be a 4/20 buzzkiller for you. This is not my intention, but it may be the result if facts sometimes get in the way of a comfy view of the universe.
Mother Finds Xanax in Preschooler's Easter Egg
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, safety, ethics, protection, drugs, warning )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - blog.usfoodsafety.com
Police say a 4-year-old girl obtained the egg when she attended an Easter egg hunt at an elementary school Wednesday. According to WJBK, her mother reportedly found the medication when she opened the eggs at home.
Israeli Soldiers 'Raid University Campus in Salfit, Fire Tear Gas'
Health & Wellness  (tags: al-Quds, safety, tear gas, lethal, Salfit, Israeli forces, raid, university campus, health risks, harassment-violations Palestinian instit, Israeli oppression of Palestinians, higher education )

Jess
- 8 days ago - maannews.net
Officials at the Salfit branch of al-Quds Open University told Ma'an that Israeli soldiers raided the campus and showered students with tear gas.
Days After Charlee's Law Passes, Charlee Nelson Dies at Age 6
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, disease, drugs, ethics, food, government, healthcare, medicine, marijuana as medicine, research, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 18 days ago - sltrib.com
"Charlee's Law" » She was symbol in crusade to improve quality of life of kids with seizures.
DEA Chief: Please, Think Of The Dogs Before You Legalize Pot
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, medicine, safety, animals, marijuana, legalize )

Giana
- 19 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Michele Leonhart, the head of the Drug Enforcement Administration, has a message for those considering legalizing marijuana: Please, think of Fido.
PA 'Honor Killings' Up 100% in 2013
Health & Wellness  (tags: Islam, Muslims, women, honour killing, honor killing, murder, abuse, death, family, prevention, protection, safety, society )

Ge
- 21 days ago - israelnationalnews.com
Abbas leaves pledges to change legal leniency for 'honor killings' unfulfilled; law remains and murders double. A senior official in the Palestinian Authority (PA) Ministry of Women's Affairs has reported a rise of over 100% in the number of "honor ki
Roundup Weedkiller Linked To Global Epidemic of Fatal Kidney Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, environment, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, Kidney Disease, medicine, prevention, protection, research, Round Up, safety, science, study )

Kit
- 31 days ago - cornucopia.org
The mystery of what is causing thousands to die each year from a fatal kidney disease may now be solved, with evidence pointing to the world's most heavily used herbicide Roundup (glyphosate) as the primary culprit.
Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, obesity, AMericans, healthcare, disease, safety, risks, research, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 37 days ago - alternet.org
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight.
House Committee on Agriculture in Hawaii Advances Dog Slaughter Legislation
Health & Wellness  (tags: off-beat, humans, culture, animals, unusual, protection, safety, society, odd, health, pets, dogs, food, bizarre, world, home, food, disease, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition, illness, health, healthcare, diet, family, risks, medicine, children, a )

Kelly
- 37 days ago - examiner.com
On Thursday, the House Committee on Agriculture in Honolulu advanced SB2026 to ban the slaughter of eating cats and dogs in the State of Hawaii reports the New York Post.
Colorado Gets $2M in Marijuana Taxes in First Month of Legalization
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, drugs, environment, food, healthcare, illness, marijuana as medicine, medicine, protection, safety, society, taxation, treatment )

Kit
- 43 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
State Department of Revenue recorded $14.02 million in recreational marijuana sales in January.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Boycott All International Conferences in South Korea - Nation of Heinous Cruelty and Shameful Apathy!
Health & Wellness  (tags: International Conferences, held in South Korea, millions of innocent dogs and thousands , 2 million dogs, pets, slaughter, sadness, suffering, killed, killing, dogs, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, cruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, re )

Kelly
- 43 days ago - change.org
I urge you today to please boycott all International Conferences to be held in South Korea and stand against the appalling and despicable cruelty committed against the millions of innocent dogs and thousands of cats in South Korea every year.
'Cancer Eye' a Common Reason for USDA Condemnations
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rancho Feeding Slaughterhouse, USDA, sick cows, eye cancer, safety, research, society, protection, investigation, health, government, food, ethics )

Carrie
- 43 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
If media reports prove to be true, the U.S. Department of Agriculture shut down the Rancho Feeding slaughterhouse in northern California because the facility was processing cows with eye cancer.
As Health Law Takes Hold, Rate Of Uninsured Falls
Health & Wellness  (tags: obamacare, health insurance, safety, prevention, protection, study, medicine, health, healthcare )

Cal
- 43 days ago - npr.org
Since the Affordable Care Act kicked in fully, the percentage of Americans without health coverage has fallen to its lowest point in five years.
 

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