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Health & Wellness

9 Must-Know Facts About The Ebola Virus Spreading Across West Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: West Africa, Ebola Outbreak, risks, safety, treatment, health, disease, research, protection, medicine, news, illness, death )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The deadliest outbreak of Ebola in history is still ravaging countries in West Africa, particularly Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. And the troubling news continues with the recent report that the head doctor treating patients with Ebola in Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone's Chief Ebola Doctor Infected With Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: world health, Sierra Leone, West Africa, Ebola Outbreak, doctor infected, risks, safety, medicine, disease, society, news, health )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - bbc.com
The doctor leading the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone is now being treated for the deadly virus, a statement from the presidency has said. Sheik Umar Khan tested positive and has been admitted to hospital in Kailahun, the epicentre of the outbreak.
World AIDS Forum Opens With Tribute for Plane Dead
Health & Wellness  (tags: World Aids forum, Malaysian Airliner, scientists, death, sadness, research, health, humans, disease, safety, science )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - rawstory.com
A six-day world forum on AIDS got under way on Sunday to tributes to six campaigners killed on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 and fresh vows to crush a disease that has claimed twice as many lives as World War I.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Melbourne Chicken Save Rall
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, abuse, americans, violence, women, safety, sadness, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, GoodNews, conservation, protection, slaughter, suffering, killed, killing, pets, animaladvocates, food, prevention, tre )

Kelly
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Louise will be bringing in one of her rescued broiler (meat) chickens, Nina, so the public can ''Meet Their Meat'' face to face and see how intelligent and sweet these chickens are. Louise will talk about her life with ex battery and ex broiler chickens.
Subway Fires Worker Forced By Manager to Serve Food While Vomiting From Stomach Virus (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Texas, Subway, health, food, risks, safety, society, news, ethics, illness, prevention, humans )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - rawstory.com
A Subway employee in Freeport,Texas claims she was fired after she became so ill that sympathetic workers at a nearby restaurant called 911 to care for her."I was going back and forth to the bathroom, puking my guts out," Taft said.Her manager ordered her
How to Poison Proof Your Kitchen
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, suffering, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, GoodNews, conservation, rescued, pets, habitat, treatment, research, risks, safety, prevention, protection, interesting, health, healthcare, medicine, illness, children, family, dr )

Kelly
- 17 days ago - petpoisonhelpline.com
It's amazing (yet scary) how many common food items in our kitchen are poisonous to our pets! Some of these food items, while safe to you, may cause serious problems if ingested by our dogs and cats.
How to Poison Proof Your Yard and Garden
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, education, environment, family, humans, safety, women, usa, GoodNews, animalwelfare, dogs, cats, pets, sadness, suffering, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, family, Body-Mind-Spirit, science )

Kelly
- 17 days ago - petpoisonhelpline.com
Dogs like to eat certain fertilizers such as bone meal or blood meal. Keep bags tightly sealed and use products according to label instructions.
The Correct Way to Remove a Tick From Your Pet
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, forests, healthconditions, protection, weather, trees, endangered, conservation, dogs, death, endangered, pets, suffering, sadness, investigation, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, medicine, risks, illness, disease, children )

Kelly
- 17 days ago - care2.com
I am all about biodiversity, but I must admit ticks are not high on my list of biota to celebrate. They are beastly little bloodsucking parasites who double their ick factor when their bellies are bloated full with your blood!
Fund Imported Food Safety Inspections - ForceChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, food, government, safety, protection, illness )

B
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
Only one to two percent of food imported by the United States is physically inspected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Sadly, this oversight is not due to a lack of regulatory laws, but to a lack of funding to enforce them. Many foods
Kansas Girl Dies From 'One in a Billion' Infection By 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Water Skiing (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), humans, health, risks, safety, illness, news, medicine, death, study, society )

Carrie
- 17 days ago - rawstory.com
Hally "Bug" Yust died Wednesday, and officials from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment confirmed that one person in Johnson County died from primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) caused by Naegleria fowleri.
Top 10 Pet Poisons
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, dogs, cats, pets, protection, suffering, rescued, investigation, GoodNews, healthcare, health, family, children, safety, prevention, illness, treatment, warning, women, medicine, science, drugs, Body-M )

Kelly
- 18 days ago - petpoisonhelpline.com
HERE IS A LINK TO A MORE COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF MANY MANY DIFFERENT POISONS: http://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/poisons/ ~here are the top 10 most common toxins that Pet Poison Helpline gets called about. Now keep in mind that some of these are very toxic
Success Food Company Removes Dangerous Sweetner
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, diet, protection, food, safety, family )

B
- 18 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: David Clark, President of Yoplait USA Inc. Goal: Commend Yoplait for removing aspartame from its products and urge the company to replace artificial sweeteners with natural alternatives General Mill's brand, Yoplait, has responded to
Help Make Healthcare More Affordable! And....ACTION!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, OTC medicines, affordable medicines, cost effective, family, children, safety )

BarbCat
- 21 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Each year, 240 million Americans use over-the-counter (OTC) medicines as treatment for a range of health and wellness needs. As our nation searches for cost-effective and convenient healthcare options, the value of OTC medicines cannot be overlooked.
URGENT ACTION NEEDED Urgent! Beware! Need Help Identifying Man Illegally Cropping/Mutilating Ear of Dogs!
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'Cali Man', PLEASE HELP FIND, FOR THE COPS, Illegally Cropping/Mutilating, dogs, cruelty, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, suffering, sadness, pets, crime, activists, police, law, internet, violence, safety, treatment, healthcare )

Kelly
- 22 days ago - advocateforsavingdogs.org
URGENT ACTION PLEASE HELP FIND HIM. A Man Who Goes by the Name 'Cali Man' is cutting dog's ears illegally. We need to find out this person's name so as to alert police! This is a really GREAT site for myriad topics
This Disease You'Ve Never Heard Of Is Spreading Like Wildfire Across The Caribbean
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, prevention, medicine, disease, risks, warning, protection )

Cal
- 23 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Last summer, chikungunya fever was virtually unknown in the Western Hemisphere. Since then, over a quarter of a million people in the Caribbean have contracted the mosquito-borne disease and the CDC reports that 112 people have brought the illness into 27
 

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