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SHUT DOWN CRAiGLIST. DANGEROUS SITE
Health & Wellness  (tags: internet, animalcruelty, animalrights, risks, safety )

Patricia
- 142 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Craigslist is possibly the most dangerous site on the internet. They have for years advertised live animals allowing them to be bought by animal abusers and are advertising jobs posted by murderers and lately even a rapist.
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
- 222 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.
Health Alert: Stop MORCELLATION in Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Morcellation, Gynecological surgeries, risks, safety, warning, health, research, medicine, death, prevention )

CarrieSIC
- 84 days ago - change.org
Many women have been harmed and have died prematurely or unnecessarily because of a routine but avoidable gynecological practice known as MORCELLATION. This world-wide practice has devastated many families for well over two decades now.
FDA: Antibacterial Scrubs Might Be Worse Than Plain Soap
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti-bacterial soaps, safety, health, risks, news, interesting )

Cal
- 318 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Antibacterial soaps are not proven to be more effective than plain soap and water and might have some negative side-effects, the FDA said Monday. It is calling for an investigation.
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
- 131 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-
62 Percent of Restaurant Workers Don't Wash Their Hands After Handling Raw Beef
Health & Wellness  (tags: restaurant food, safety, illness, undercooking, disease, food, protection )

Cal
- 322 days ago - motherjones.com
And seven other disgusting new facts about restaurant food.
Vermont Approves Single-Payer Health Care: "Everybody In, Nobody Out"
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, ethics, family, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, treatment )

Kit
- 315 days ago - truth-out.org
The biggest downside of the ACA is the reliance on the private insurance industry. It does not have to be this way, however.
Texas' Other Death Penalty
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, ethics, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 341 days ago - texasobserver.org
A Galveston medical student describes life and death in the so-called safety net.
Michigan Republicans Pass Law Forcing Women To Buy 'Rape Insurance'
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, treatment, warning, women )

Kit
- 321 days ago - addictinginfo.org
A mere 4% of Michigan voters, with the cooperation of the legislature, just forced a measure onto the state's women that requires them to get a separate rider on their health insurance if they want abortion coverage.
Video:She Was 40 When The Nazis Took Her. Now, She's Outlived Them And Has Something Incredible To Say.
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, society, safety, protection, interesting, health, ethics, family, children, death, Body-Mind-Spirit, women )

JL
- 330 days ago - upworthy.com
Victoria Fine Alice Herz has lived through things you can't imagine. Here's what keeps her more passionate about life than most 20-somethings I know.
Worse Than the Mob: The Insurance Industry Is Organized Crime -- William Rivers Pitt
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, healthcare, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, medicine, protection, risks, safety, society )

Kit
- 238 days ago - truth-out.org
We got accountants playin' God and countin' out the pills Yeah, I know, that sucks - that your HMO Ain't doin' what you thought it would do But everybody's gotta die sometime... --- Steve Earle
McDonald's, Gerber: No Plans to Use GMO Apple
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO Foods, Arctic Apple, McDonald's, Gerber, safety, nutrition, humans, diet, food, family, science )

CarrieSIC
- 355 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Both fast-food giant McDonald's and leading baby-food manufacturer Gerber have announced that they do not plan to sell or use the "Arctic" apple, the first genetically engineered apple with an application pending at the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Six Drugs Whose Dangerous Risks Were Buried So Big Pharma Could Make Money
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 281 days ago - truth-out.org
New meds are rushed to the market so industry can start making money even before safety has been determined.
Uruguay: Marijuana Will Be Sold Tax-Free To Undercut Drug Smugglers
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, ethics, government, health, humans, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, society, Uruguay )

Kit
- 163 days ago - hemp.org
Marijuana production and sales will be exempt from taxes in Uruguay, according to government consultants who said the move is to ensure prices remain low enough to undercut competition from the black market.
Brownback (Kansas) Turns Medicaid Over to Private Companies.. and These Are the Results
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, adults, children, disabled, food, healthcare, medicine, risks, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 343 days ago - dailykos.com
The Pitch of course does all of the leg work in a multi-page piece that deserves to be read. Because it highlights what is wrong with using a for-profit motive when dispensing need to those who are amongst the most vulnerable.
 

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