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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
- 161 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.
Tell the FDA: GMOs Aren't Natural ACTION LINK
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, food, "natural", prevention, science, health, family )

Nancy
- 238 days ago - care2.com
In an effort to stall the lawsuits, defense lawyers have convinced at least one judge that the Food & Drug Administration (FDA), not the courts, should decide whether GMOs are "natural".
7 Horrifying Things About the Chicken You Eat
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, animals, bad food, children, chicken, disease, dishonesty, ethics, health, humans, illness, investigation, prevention, protection, research, risks, science )

Kit
- 316 days ago - alternet.org
Many people eat only chicken to avoid the health and environmental questions surrounding red meat. Yet the track record of US chicken may be worse.
Gold-Plated Nano-Bits Find, Destroy Cancer Cells
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, disease, healthcare, investigation, medicine, news, research, science, treatment )

Kit
- 316 days ago - news.cornell.edu
Comparable to nano-scale Navy Seals, Cornell scientists have merged tiny gold and iron oxide particles to work as a team, then added antibody guides to steer the team through the bloodstream toward colorectal cancer cells.
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
- 70 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-
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
- 260 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.
3D Printing Aims to Deliver Organs on Demand
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, death, disease, drugs, medicine, research, safety, science, study, treatment, society )

Kit
- 330 days ago - livescience.com
Dying patients could someday receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants.
Like All Animals, We Need Stress. Just Not Too Much
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, science, research, stress, Body-Mind-Spirit, health )

Cal
- 52 days ago - npr.org
Ask somebody about stress, and you're likely to hear an outpouring about all the bad things that cause it -- and the bad things that result. But if you ask a biologist, you'll hear that stress can be good.
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 )

Carrie
- 294 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.
Girls Are Going Through Puberty Earlier And Earlier
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, girls, puberty, health, babies, research, science, study )

Carrie
- 304 days ago - 5280.com
Nationwide, girls are starting puberty earlier and earlier. But the real concerns begin once they grow up.
Study: Exposure to Two Pesticides Linked to Endometriosis
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, study, science, pesticides, warning, endometriosis, safety, health, illness, risks, research )

Carrie
- 294 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Exposure to two banned pesticides may be associated with an increased risk of endometriosis, according to researchers from Washington state. Endometriosis, a disease in which uterine tissue grows in the ovaries or other parts of the body, often causes...
The 11 Most Expensive Medicines in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, disease, drugs, ethics, government, healthcare, medicine, news, protection, research, science, society, study, treatment )

Kit
- 216 days ago - medicalbillingandcoding.org
Think you pay way too much for your monthly prescriptions? These amazingly expensive drugs may put things into perspective.
Save Jack Fowler's Life, a 6 Year Old With Hunters Syndrome *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, research, science, treatment )

Frans
- 202 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Jack Fowler, an innocent 6 year old little boy has Hunters Syndrome. There is a medication which could possibly save his life. I am choosing to petition on Jack and his family's behalf to Shire, the manufacture of the medication, begging them to ...
The Obamacare We Deserve -- Michael Moore
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 238 days ago - commondreams.org
What we now call Obama-care was conceived at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, and birthed in Massachusetts by Mitt Romney, then the governor.
   

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