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Massive Group Of Scientists Thinks You Shouldn't Use Non-Stick
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'The Madrid Statement', non-stick coatings, research, safety, risks, health, illness, humans, food, study, science, interesting, disease, warning, news )

Carrie
- 337 days ago - modernfarmer.com
A group of 200 scientists just published what's being called "The Madrid Statement," a wide-ranging criticism of the category of chemicals used to create non-stick, grease-proof and waterproof coatings. Will it get you to stop using non-stick pans?
The Black Death Is Now at the Top of a List of Diseases the US
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, healthcare, humans, interesting, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, science )

Pablo
- 131 days ago - mirror.co.uk
The plague is still killing 7 Americans a year. Spread by fleas on animals, wiped out up to half the population of Europe from the 14th century with the most famous outbreak being the Great Plague of London in 1665.
Ban All Use of Toxic Asbestos and Compensate Victims ~ PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, prevention, protection, safety, science, ethics, children, cancer, disease, health )

Beverly
- 288 days ago - forcechange.com
For far too long, thereâEUR(TM)s been more than enough evidence of the deadly dangers of asbestos. Tell Congress that use of all forms of asbestos should be banned and its victims compensated.
Take a Ride Through Our Broken Food System ~ VIDEO and PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, government, health, diet, family, farmers, science, protection, environment, disease, illness )

Carrie
- 143 days ago - action.ucsusa.org
Washington special interests are profiting by making us sick. How? Watch as our new video takes you on a wild ride through the food system, connecting the dots between diet-related diseases, exploitation of food workers,& diminishing opportunities ...
Israeli Company Develops Bracelet That Retrieves Medical Records, Notifies Relatives
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, interesting, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, warning )

Penny
- 327 days ago - thetower.org
When Elly Gorodetzers mother fell off an escalator in the mall, first responders noticed the MyMDband on her wrist and scanned its QR code to access her medical profile, at the same time automatically alerting her loved ones of the incidentâEUR(TM)s location
Somalia: The World Is With You *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, government, healthcare, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, science, safety, society, women )

Frans
- 31 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
200 million women and girls in 30 countries across the world have undergone female genital mutilation (FGM). But in Somalia, where an astounding 98% of girls are cut, the Minister for Women is developing a ban right now. ...
Bilateral Hand Transplant - Meet 8 Yrs Old Zion Harvey   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bilateral Hand Transplant, Science, Medicine, Treatment )

Eleonora
- 242 days ago - youtube.com
An eight-year-old boy who was forced to have his hands and feet removed after he suffered a serious infection has become the youngest person in the US to receive a double hand transplant.
WHO Confirms That Bacon, Processed Meats Cause Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, interesting, investigation, food, nutrition, news, study, society, science, cancer, death, prevention, risks, research, treatment, humans, ethics )

Paulo
- 167 days ago - peta.org
The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed what Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) and others have said for a long time: that eating bacon, hot dogs, ham, and other processed meats causes cancer.
EPA Targets Methane, But More Action Is Needed Tougher Standards Are Needed to Limit Pollution From Oil and Gas Industry
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, investigation, research, science, study, warning, protection, prevention, environment )

Ruth
- 66 days ago - edf.org
"Fortunately, the EPA is now finalizing national standards that will, for the first time, directly regulate methane emissions. These standards target the oil and gas industry, the top industrial emitter of methane."
Human Breast Milk Protein Could Wipe Out Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: medivine, science, possible breakthrough, breast milk protein, superbugs, resistant bacteria, sickle cell disease )

Judy
- 94 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
It is hoped the discovery by the National Physical Laboratory and University College London could help tackle antibiotic resistance to superbugs.
Marijuana Kills Cancer Cells, Admits US National Cancer Institute
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, science, FDA drug approval, news, rights, disease, cancer )

NitaSick
- 104 days ago - trueactivist.com
States in the US may be one step closer to legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, especially now that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has updated its website FAQs to include studies proving cannabis as a natural remedy for cancer.
Tell Congress: We Deserve To Know. Label GMO Food! | Signherenow.Org
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, government, environment, GMOs, Dark Act, health, food, humans, prevention, science, study, society, ethics )

Andrea
- 44 days ago - signherenow.org
DARK Act DEFEATED -- for now: (don't let up) UPDATE: We've won round one! In a first vote, the U.S. Senate failed to advance the DARK Act. Let's keep up the pressure -- consumers deserve to know what's in our food.
   

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