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Health & Wellness

TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, disease, government, protection, ebola, death, action, health )

Cal
- 27 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
More than 2,600 men, women, and children have died from Ebola, and the number is likely to increase.
Cancer, Patented ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, Myriad cancer gene patent, risks, business, consumers, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 24 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Myriad, a US biotech company, just faced off against an Australian woman with breast cancer and won.
Stop the Filthy Chicken Rule! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: The Filthy Chicken Rule, chickens, USDA, inspections )

Dandelion
- 21 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The USDA is about to implement a new rule that will dramatically weaken the chicken inspection process. Speeding up inspection lines and replacing trained government inspectors with untrained company employees. If you do eat chicken you'll want to sign.
Susan G. Komen Is Pinkwashing Fracking ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Susan G Komen/fracking, health, women, disease, business, marketing, ethics, corruption )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Susan G. Komen is pinkwashing fracking The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They're even painting drilling equipment pink!
Halliburton's Deadly Secret Ingredient ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Halliburton, ecosystems, healthconditions, environment, habitat destruction, wildlife, family, disease, corruption )

Nancy
- 4 days ago - storyofstuff.actionkit.com
The carcinogenic brew that diesel contains is at risk of infecting groundwater sources across the country, exposing citizens to risk of cancer, stillbirths, and other illnesses.
The Real Dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical Doesn't Want You to Know About
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, Dow Chemical, health, death, children, toxin, chlorpyrifos, farming )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - salon.com
Data show insecticides can cause significant harm to children. Dow Chemical is trying to convince the EPA otherwise Paul Koberstein, Earth Island Journal
Tell The EPA To Protect Children From Dangerous Chemical Facilities ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, protection, chemicals, environment )

Cher
- 21 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
1 in 10 children at nearly 10,000 schools learn and play each school day within one mile of a facility that stores large quantities of hazardous chemicals. These children -- 4.6 million in all 50 states -- are at risk of grave harm in the event of a
Remove Harmful Plastic From Toothpaste. PLEASE SIGN !!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, toothpaste, petition to sign )

Alexandra
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
Polyethylene is a dangerous toxin and it must be removed immediately from Crest toothpastes. Urge the CEO of Procter & Gamble to fully remove the toxin from Crest products within months, not years.
Procter & Gamble: We Want Cosmetics Without Cancer ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, cosmetics, protection, women )

Cher
- 20 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics found cancer-causing chemicals in a number of cosmetics made by Procter & Gamble (P&G), including their Cover Girl blushes, mascara and eye shadows, Olay anti-aging creams, Max Factor mascara, and more
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mental Illness Affects One in Four Adults: Tell Congress It's Time for Comprehensive Reform
Health & Wellness  (tags: mentla health, mental illnes, s law, access to treatment, treatment, medicine, healthcare, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, protection, news, government )

Cal
- 26 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Over the past several years, we've witnessed tragedies that have shattered lives, from school and workplace shootings to private family tragedies. Mental illness affects all of us.
Bravo Pet Foods Recalled Due to Salmonella Contamination
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bravo, dog, cat food, recalled, salmonella )

BarbCat
- 21 days ago - dailyfinance.com
Several varieties of pet food sold nationwide have been recalled after some lots tested positive for salmonella, the Food and Drug Administration reports.
NFL Concussions Found With Israeli Brain Scan
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli technology, brain scan, NFL )

David
- 23 days ago - timesofisrael.com
As football season begins, new non-invasive imaging technology makes diagnosis of brain trauma easier than ever. Can "see" concussions, which are invisible to existing imaging technologies, like MRI or CT scans.
Sick Texas Hospital Worker May Have Exposed 700 Babies to TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, El PasoTexas, hospital staff, TB, Providence Memorial Hospital, risks, safety, healthcare, warning, protection, prevention, news, health, illness, humans )

Carrie
- 30 days ago - rawstory.com
According to the Associated Press, the woman -- whose identity is being withheld due to privacy laws -- may have been infected with TB bacteria for up to a year before she was diagnosed in late August.
5 Illnesses Linked to Vitamin D Deficiency
Health & Wellness  (tags: vitamin D deficiency, humans, family, health, prevention, disease )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - msn.com
Symptoms of vitamin D deficiency include bone pain, muscle weakness, increased blood pressure, and depression. It has also been linked to the following serious health conditions:
If Airport Ebola Screening Makes You Feel Safer, You Should Know What Workers Are Saying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Ebola screening, airport workers, safety, prevention, protection, disease, health )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thenation.com
Many low-wage airport service workers are protesting what they see as an urgent unmet need for upgraded safety and health protections.
 

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