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Health & Wellness

Stop the Overuse of Antibiotics on Factory Farms! - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, antibiotics, farming, cruelty )

Marie
- 37 days ago - secure3.convio.net
It's become a common practice on factory farms to feed livestock regular, low doses of antibiotics even when they're not sick, in part because their living conditions are so horrifyingly unhealthy, and also to make them grow faster.
Fish Oil Could Soon Come From GM Crop
Health & Wellness  (tags: GM crop, fish oil, fish feed, margarine, genetically modified, gross, health, wellness )

Marie
- 80 days ago - theguardian.com
Oils could provide feed for farmed fish and ultimately be used as a health supplement in human foods such as margarine.
Don't Let the Big Food Lobby Block State Labeling - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: genetically engineered, labelling, Washington, Maine, USA, GE, health, wellness )

Marie
- 92 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
On the heels of the passage of mandatory genetically engineered (GE) food labeling bills in Connecticut and Maine, and the narrow defeat of the labeling bill in Washington State.
Applaud Invention of Water Filter for Typhoon Survivors - Please Sgn!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Water filter, invention, typhoons, health, wellness )

Marie
- 95 days ago - forcechange.com
During natural disasters, one of the most important factors is how to find clean water. In the past, different organizations would send thousands of cases of bottled water to these areas of need. Although it solved the water loss problem, it created new.
Don't Betray America on GMO Labelling - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Congress, betrayed, USA, GMO, labelling, health, wellness )

Marie
- 98 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Right now Monsanto and giant food companies are scheming behind the scenes to introduce a bill in Congress that would kill mandatory state GMO labeling efforts and replace it with a gutted version of a bill to preempt states' rights and give the illusion
Tell the USDA to Stop Dow Chemical's "Agent Orange" Crops - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dow chemicals, stop agent orange crops, Genetically engineered, health, wellness )

Marie
- 103 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Dow Chemical, the same company that brought us Dursban, Napalm, and Agent Orange, is now in the food business and is pushing for an unprecedented government approval: genetically engineered.
Your Bowl of Cheerios, Now Without GMOs
Health & Wellness  (tags: General Mills, Cheerios, GMO's, free, stopped, health, wellness )

Marie
- 104 days ago - saratogian.com
General Mills says some Cheerios made without genetically modified ingredients will start appearing on shelves soon.
'Harmful' Weedkiller in Your Bread and Cereal Bars
Health & Wellness  (tags: Herbicide, weed killer, bread, cereal bars, warburtons, Jordan, health, wellness )

Marie
- 104 days ago - theecologist.org
Jordans cereal bars and Warburtons bread have been found to contain traces of glyphosate - a controversial herbicide that campaigners say poses a risk to human health. Andrew Wasley reports ...
Stop Biotech's Kiss of Death GMO Apple - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO, kiss of death, biotech, monsters, apple, health, wellness )

Marie
- 121 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
If you haven't heard, apples are the single most popular fruit served in school lunchrooms across the U.S. and tragically, a Canadian firm has created a new GMO apple.
Support Removing Toxic Products From Stores - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Toxic, chemicals, stores, t shirts, sofa, remove, harmful, health, wellness )

Marie
- 148 days ago - forcechange.com
Most of us don't realize it, but some of our favorite products and common household items contain toxic chemicals. Bottles of shampoo have phthalates, cleverly hidden under the pseudonym of 'fragrance'; t-shirts are laced with formaldehyde to wrinkle free
More Veg, Please! Is Britain Falling Out of Love With the 'Big Meat' Diet?
Health & Wellness  (tags: More, vegetables, Great Britain, low meat, you gov, eating, health, wellness )

Marie
- 159 days ago - raw.info
It seems the tide is turning on Britain's meat-hungry habits. According to a major new survey, we're more aware than ever of the social and environmental benefits of a low-meat diet - and it's changing the way we shop, cook and eat.
Procter & Gamble: Remove Toxic Chemicals From Tampax and Always - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Procter and gamble, toxic, chemicals, always, tampax, sanitary, health, wellness )

Marie
- 161 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Our new Chem Fatale report finds toxic chemicals commonly used in feminine care products like pads and tampons. Unfortunately, because pads and tampons are regulated as "medical devices" and not "personal care products," companies aren't required by law.
Sri Lanka: No Commonwealth Seal of Approval for Human Rights Abuses - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sri Lanka, torture, Human Rights, commonwealth, abuses, health, wellness )

Marie
- 175 days ago - action.amnesty.org.uk
As Sri Lanka gears up to host a meeting of commonwealth leaders in November, it's time for their government to come clean about torture.
Support End to Invasive Virginity Tests - ForceChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Support, inaccurate, virginity, tests, Quebec, health, wellness )

Marie
- 182 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Commend the Quebec College of Physicians for taking a stance against invasive and inaccurate "virginity tests".
Stop Farming Near Leaking Nuclear Plant - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stop, farming, nuclear, Japan, vegetables, health, wellness )

Marie
- 184 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop popular company from growing vegetables in an area exposed to dangerous nuclear chemicals.
 

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