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Justice for Alex Wubbels - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alex Wubbels, nurse, justice, petition, Utah, arrested )

Dandelion
- 24 days ago - change.org
Alex was simply following protocol and protecting her patient. She was stuck in a rock and a hard place and protected her patient. I believe a public apology should be given by Officer Payne to Alex.
Tell Your State AG: Join the Investigation of the Bayer-Monsanto Merger
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, humans, nutrition, protection, risks, safety, warning, diet, environment, neonicotinoids )

Beryl
- 21 days ago - action.foe.org
If this merger goes through, the new company would be the worldâEUR(TM)s largest vegetable seed company. It would control seeds for many of the crops we eat regularly, weâEUR(TM)d be giving a single corporation unprecedented control of our food supply.
Harvey Triggers 'Unbearable' Pollution as Refineries Spew Cancer-Causing Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Climate, U.S., Hurricane Harvey, Extreme Weather, Environment, Donald Trump, Pollution, Big Oil )

Judy
- 26 days ago - commondreams.org
Reports of "unbearable" smells are beginning to emerge from the state, sparking growing concerns of the long-term health effects that could result from toxic waste and fumes being spewed from temporarily closed oil refineries.
Petition - Protect Hurricane Victims From Chemical Poisoning
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chemical Industry, Air pollution, Environmental Pollution, toxic chemicals, risks, safety, Health issues, prevention of damages, hurricane victims, responsibility, support, protection, poisoning )

Kalliope
- 21 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure the immediate enforcement of thorough chemical safety regulations that were delayed after Donald Trump took office. The destructive hurricane in Texas has turned national attention to Houston, where there have been preventable chemical...
Oppose HR 620, Which Guts the Americans With Disabilities Act
Health & Wellness  (tags: civil rights, human rights, disabilities, bills, Congress, petitions )

Freya
- 8 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A harmful new bill in the House of Representatives, the so-called ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 620), is gaining steam. It will be debated in the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday morning and may go to House floor for a vote soon.
How Monsanto Is Devastating Thousands of Farms Across 20 States
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, crops, farms, herbicides, GMOs )

Freya
- 16 days ago - alternet.org
Monsanto's GE cotton and soybeans were made to be resistant to an herbicide that drifts to nearby crops.
Petition - Tell Your Senators to BAN This IQ-Lowering Pesticide For Good!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pesticide Use, ban of harmful chemicals, Food Democracy, Food Safety, Sustainable Agriculture, responsibility, bad business, health risks, consumers, protection )

Kalliope
- 28 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Trump's EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt just handed Dow Chemical a license to pollute. After years of mounting evidence of serious harm and despite the advice of career EPA scientists who wanted this dangerous pesticide banned, industry friendly...
Avaaz,Chairman of Samsung,Expose the "Dark Side" of the Galaxy
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, samsung, toxins, phones, safety, protection )

Ruth
- 14 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Children as young as 7 are inhaling toxic dust to extract cobalt a mineral used in cell phones by samsung who refuses to ensure their supply chain is free of child labour.Sign ,call on them to investigate,& call on the DRC govt to address child labour
Scientists Say That Being Forgetful Is Actually A Sign You Are Unusually Intelligent
Health & Wellness  (tags: professors, University of Toronto, forgetfulness, intelligent, health, humans, interesting, research )

Lone
- 11 days ago - littlethings.com
A study by professors at the University of Toronto found that having a perfect memory might have nothing to do with your intelligence. In fact, forgetting the occasional detail might even make you smarter
Petition - Stop Throwing Out Life-Saving Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: live saving drug, thrown out, wasted benefits, pharmaceutical industry, risks, safety, Prevention and Treatment, life saving, responsible behaviour, Sustainabililty, protection, healthcare )

Kalliope
- 32 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop wasting billions of dollars by throwing out life-saving drugs. Millions of life-saving drugs, not to mention billions of dollars, are being wasted every single year.
GOP Healthcare Plan Is Do Not Get Sick and If You Do Die Quickly   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: GOP healthcare plan, Alan Grayson, Ed Schultz, Jimmy Kimmel )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
Alan Grayson and Ed Schultz speak upon the GOP Healthcare Plan. A tax on blue.
What It Is Like To Be A Teen In The U.S. Who Can Not Afford Tampons
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pine Ridge, girls, menstrual cycle, pads, tampons, poverty, Dominique Amiotte, affecting education )

Dandelion
- 29 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Dominique Amiotte, 17, always makes sure to keep a few extra tampons in her locker. It is not much, but it is enough to encourage at least some of her struggling friends to come to school when they have their periods.
It's Incredibly Hard to Get Dental Care in Rural America
Health & Wellness  (tags: oral hygiene, dentists, teeth, rural America, health care )

Freya
- 20 days ago - motherjones.com
Dental therapists could help - but many professional dentists are fighting them.
This Pen Can Pinpoint Cancer in 10 Seconds
Health & Wellness  (tags: pen, pinpointing cancer, medical pen, tissue sample, chemicals, disease, health, healthcare, humans, illness, society )

Lone
- 17 days ago - globalcitizen.org
This new medical pen works by ejecting a droplet of water onto a tissue sample, waiting for the water to absorb surrounding chemicals, and then sucking the droplet back up.
 

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