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Health & Wellness

TAKE ACTION NOW! Declare a Public Health Emergency in Detroit
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, health, government, WATER, economy, public safetyethics )

Cal
- 34 days ago - turnthewateron.dailykos.com
The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is shutting off water at thousands of Detroit residences each week, even if their account debt was incurred by previous owners. That means families don't have water to drink, wash their hands or flush their toilet
Oppose Detroit Water Shutoffs ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, Detroit, water shutoffs, family, elderly, health, disease, children )

Nancy
- 48 days ago - actnow.uusc.org
In May alone, the DWSD served 46,000 shutoff notices and executed over 4,000. Local community leaders say the numbers are closer to 3,000 per week.
Clean Water ACTION Center US
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, water, health, family, children, toxic chemicals )

Nancy
- 179 days ago - cleanwateraction.org
How Many Spills Will it Take Before We Put Drinking Water First? Are you concerned about all the reports on toxic chemicals in products that could be harmful to children? Did you know that polluters are trying to delay or overturn a landmark law that...
Take Action:Tell EPA and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to Act Now to Reform Dispersant Rules to Protect the Health O
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, habitat, healthconditions, government, humans, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, science, research, wildlife, water, children, disease, ethics, family, health, pre )

JL
- 199 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
In the wake of the disaster, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) promised reforms. Yet it's been almost four years, and our coastal communities are still at risk.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Protect Whales in Monterey Bay Sanctuary
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, wildlife, science, research, pollution, protection, oceans, nature, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, politics, habitat, government, ecosystems, endangered, conservation, destruction, environment, money, lies, dishonesty, corruption, co )

Kelly
- 267 days ago - act.oceana.org
Marine sanctuaries should be safe havens for the wildlife within. However, these sanctuaries currently do not have regulations to protect marine life from deafening sound of seismic airguns
Frac Tracker Map
Health & Wellness  (tags: FracTracker Map, USA, environmental impact, fracking, pipelines, wells, water, land, regions )

Dandelion
- 273 days ago - fractracker.org
As the saying goes, "a picture is worth a thousand words" just click onto a State or below the States click onto the maps that show specifics. Such as the pipeline incident map or the maps that show where people have been harmed or water is ruined.
Massive Groundwater Pumping in Asia May Poison Millions - Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, risks, environment, disease, cancer, water, Asia, South Asia, groundwater, poison, arsenic, Bangladesh, well, aquifer )

Naoko
- 340 days ago - irinnews.org
Millions of people in South and Southeast Asia may be at risk of arsenic poisoning as massive pumping of groundwater pushes tainted water closer to uncontaminated aquifers, scientists warned in a new study published in the journal Nature.
Why Do We Need Healthy Rivers?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sustainabililty, water, society, protection, ecosystems, eco-friendly, conservation, health, healthy, safety, science, treatment, warning, protection, environment, ethics, government )

JL
- 368 days ago - americanrivers.org
More than 60 percent of Americans' drinking water comes from rivers and streams. A healthy river and surrounding forests can act as a natural water filter, reducing the need to treat the water with chemicals or expensive filtration systems.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Our Leaders: Protect Drinking Water From Fracking Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, health, environment, disease, warning, safety, risks, government, ethics, lies, politics )

Beverly
- 368 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
The oil and gas industry got its chance. Now it's YOUR turn. Let's make it count.
EPA, Don't Lowball the Link Between Atrazine & Cancer ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, water, family, environment, herbicide, ecosystems, wildlife, business, cancer, corruption, atrazine )

Nancy
- 373 days ago - action.panna.org
Millions of Americans -- especially Midwesterners -- are exposed to atrazine through their drinking water on a daily basis. Please join us in urging EPA to take the current review of atrazine seriously and to follow the science -- wherever it may lead.
Collecting Rainwater Now Illegal in Many States
Health & Wellness  (tags: protest, rebel, picket, water, life-source, government, humans, ethics, freedoms, corruption, crime, rights, sadness, risks, unusual, bizarre, health, warning )

Mari
- 424 days ago - worldtruth.tv
As bizarre as it sounds, laws restricting property owners from "diverting" water that falls on their own homes
Tell Your Senators: Protect Our Nation's Waters! ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: farm bill, pesticides, environment, protection, bees, ecosystems, water, destruction, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 459 days ago - action.beyondpesticides.org
Commonsense protections from pesticide applications into our nation's waterways are at risk when the Senate takes their version of the farm bill to the floor as early as Monday this week (May 20th). These highly controversial amendments would undermine..
Across U.S., Health Concerns Vie With Fracking Profits
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, energy, environment, GoodNews, healthconditions, nature, pollution, politics, protection, research, science, water, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, prevention, illness, ethics, disease )

JL
- 518 days ago - organicconsumers.org
Last month, Seeger signed a letter - along with hundreds of health professionals and local organisations- addressed to Governor Andrew Cuomo, encouraging him to take into account "any and all public health impacts before deciding whether or not to allow
Report: Environmental Risks Contribute to 28 Percent of Africa's Diseases
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, environment, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, research, Sustainabililty, water, world, africa, ethics, death, children, disease, food, prevention, nutrition, medicine, safety, study, treatment, women, warning, soc )

JL
- 540 days ago - womennewsnetwork.net
Unless Africa's leaders prioritize environmental and health issues, and prevent the degradation of health-promoting food and medicinal plants, people's health and productivity will continue to suffer, warns a new report released this week by the UN
 

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