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Include GMO Content Information on Food Nutrition Facts Labels ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO Labeling, health, food, Food and Drug Administration, safety, science, family )

Nancy
- 21 days ago - credomobilize.com
It's no surprise. The Grocery Manufacturers Association, Monsanto, and others are spending a lot of money to prevent labeling of GMOs. Some members of Congress, whose campaigns are backed by the Koch brothers, are even working to ban mandatory labeling-
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: 10 Foods That Prevent Sunburn
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, research, safety, protection )

Cal
- 19 days ago - healthonabudget.com
Sunburn-prone people will be glad to know certain foods contain special nutrients that can help improve skin's resilience to damaging UVA and UVB rays.
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
- 6 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
Americans Weigh Addiction Risk When Taking Painkillers
Health & Wellness  (tags: painkiller addiction, addicitons, pills, Body-Mind-Spirit, medicine, protection, prevention, risks, safety )

Cal
- 20 days ago - npr.org
Prescriptions for narcotic painkillers have surged in recent years. Fatal overdoses and abuse of the drugs have risen, too. Doctors and patients are grappling with how to balance the need for pain relief with the potential for trouble.
18 E. Coli Cases in Five States Linked to Raw Clover Sprouts
Health & Wellness  (tags: CDC, E-Coli, raw clover sprouts, food, health, news, risks, safety )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The latest update from the U.S. CDC reports that, as of June 27, 2014, a total of 18 persons infected with the outbreak strain of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O121 (STEC O121) have been reported from from five states.
Help Make Healthcare More Affordable! And....ACTION!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, OTC medicines, affordable medicines, cost effective, family, children, safety )

BarbKnigh
- 4 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
- 5 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
FDA Consumer Advice: Raw Food Can Endanger Pets
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, warning, pets, raw food, Salmonella, Listeria, safety, protection, health, illness, diet, nutrition, prevention )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published consumer advice on Monday warning pet owners about their pets' risk for contracting Salmonella or Listeria monocytogenes from raw food.
Study Finds Vaccine Side Effects Extremely Rare
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, disease, vaccines, research, safety, study, risks, protection, prevention, illness, health )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - usatoday.com
The analysis comes as many vaccine-preventable diseases are making a comeback, often in communities with low vaccination rates. At least 539 people across 20 states have been infected with measles this year, according to the CDC.
VICTORY VICTORY Praise Higher Standards for Pig Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: New Zealand, new certification, The program, called Blue Tick, including pigs, chickens, turkeys, phasing out stalls and crates and animal, food, healthcare, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, safety, treatment, protection, prevention, ethics, GoodN )

Kelly
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
The Royal New Zealand Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RNZSPCA) has established a new program that will not only improve animal welfare standards on pig farms, but will also allow consumers to confidently buy humanely farmed pork products
Anti-Vaxx Insanity: New Study Highlights the Dangers of Science Denialism
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, science denial, vaccinations, family, ethics, illness, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, study, medicine, health, warning )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - alternet.org
We are breaking a new record in the U.S., and it is not one we want to break: According to the CDC, measles cases are at a 20-year high. As of May 23, more than 288 cases have been reported this year.
Debunked: 5 Lightning Myths That Could Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, lightning, weather, myths and facts )

Freya
- 22 days ago - nbcnews.com
Debunking inaccurate beliefs is vital as we head into summer in North America, the peak season for lightning strikes, said John Jensenius, the lightning specialist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA.
Organic Lobbyists Petition To Prevent USDA From Having Organic Food Oversight
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic Food, Oversight, Regulations, Safety, Contamination, Synthetic Additives, National Organic Standards Board, NOSB, U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA )

Brian
- 16 days ago - science20.com
"Those dozens and dozens of synthetic additives allowed on the organic food National List? That is because of the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB),"
WHO and WAHO: Stop the Spread of Ebola in West Africa! *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, disease, drugs, environment, family, government, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning )

Frans
- 11 days ago - act.watchdog.net
The largest outbreak ever of hemorrhagic fever Ebola is spreading through West Africa, and it's spreading "totally out of control." Victims across Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia are suffering eye and genital swelling, skin boils ...
Walgreens: Stand With Us & Stay in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: Taxes, usa, society, money, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, business, americans, abuse, economy, finance, humans, safety, rights, interesting, law, news, health, government )

Robert
- 8 days ago - credomobilize.com
a fancy gimmick called "tax inversion" could allow Walgreens to continue cashing in on U.S. profits, while dodging an estimated $4 billion in taxes over the next five years. The majority of the company's $72 billion in sales last year were made in the Un
 

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