START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Health & Wellness

Domestic Violence Abusers Should Not Have Access To Guns - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Domestic Violence, women abused, women shot, petition, close loophole )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
46 women in America are shot to death each month by a current or former husband or boyfriend. Yet abusers with a history of domestic violence can easily buy weapons from private sellers online or at gun shows without a background check. Close loophole.
Organic Producers: End Your Support of the Vermont GMO Labeling Lawsuit - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO, Vermont, labeling, Lawsuit, Horizon Organic, Stonyfield Farms, Organic Valley, Aurora Organic, Organic dairy producers )

Dandelion
- 10 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Vermont passed a historic GMO labeling bill into law, setting the stage for states across the country to follow suit and protect our right to know what's in our food. Four of the country's largest organic dairy producers are fighting against that. Why?
Republicans Don't Gut The School Lunches - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Michele Obama, obesity, nutrition, Congress, school lunches, cutbacks )

Dandelion
- 10 days ago - credomobilize.com
Our children deserve healthy food at school, not junk food filled with salt, sugar, and empty calories. We urge you reject any attempts to roll back healthy school nutrition standards.
Health Alert: Stop MORCELLATION in Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Morcellation, Gynecological surgeries, risks, safety, warning, health, research, medicine, death, prevention )

Carrie
- 25 days ago - change.org
Many women have been harmed and have died prematurely or unnecessarily because of a routine but avoidable gynecological practice known as MORCELLATION. This world-wide practice has devastated many families for well over two decades now.
Firefighters Need More Funds to Handle Wildfires
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, americans, death, education, environment, ethics, family, government, politi )

Wendy
- 5 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
For years, the Forest Service has had to borrow billions of dollars from critical conservation programs to fund wildfire suppression when Congress doesn't allocate enough dollars,
Stop The Use of Antibiotics In Factory Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: Factory Farms, Anitbiotics, superbugs, human resistant )

Dandelion
- 29 days ago - credomobilize.com
80% of all antibiotics in the United States are used to raise meat for human consumption, which has led to the rise of so-called "superbugs" -- human diseases that are resistant to antibiotic treatment.
UN Warns Of Rapidly Unfolding Health Disaster In Gaza
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza, UN, health crisis, Operation Protective Edge, facilities on verge of collapse, bombed hospitals, clinics, school, infrastructure, crisis )

Dandelion
- 30 days ago - un.org
Weeks of war has left medical services and facilities in the Gaza Strip "on the verge of collapse," according to UN officials in the region who warned that a health disaster of widespread proportions is rapidly unfolding as the conflict grinds on.
Seed Savers Exchange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Seed Savers, Exchange, rare garden seeds, stop GMO's )

Dandelion
- 21 days ago - seedsavers.org
The Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN estimates that 75% of the world's crop diversity disappeared between 1900 and 2000. Seed Savers is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds.
Death By Salt? New Study Finds Too Much Sodium Is A Global Killer
Health & Wellness  (tags: salt consumption, diet, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, prevention, study, treatment, warning, society, food, illness, healthcare, health )

Cal
- 19 days ago - npr.org
This salt overload is taking its toll. The study concludes that about 1.65 million deaths from cardiovascular disease each year can be attributed to sodium consumption.
Top 10 Facts You Should Know About Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, disease, health, Monsanto, farming, research, prevention, risks, family )

Nancy
- 23 days ago - care2.com
Link to previous post. Came across this again and I always seem to learn more about this company. Many links on this page for additional info.
Stop Attacking Social Security Disability
Health & Wellness  (tags: Social Security Disability, Congress, NCPSSM, disability, benefits, die yearly )

Dandelion
- 10 days ago - capwiz.com
Some members of Congress have started attacking Americans with disabilities who receive Social Security benefits. It's incredibly difficult for applicants to qualify for disability benefits thousands die each year waiting for these benefits.
Is There Lead in Your Lipstick?
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, lipsticks, lead, cosmetic safety, prevention, research, protection, safety )

Cal
- 22 days ago - ecowatch.com
Why lead is still allowed in lipstick is beyond me. This heavy metal is a toxic chemical, yet it is frequently found in the pigments used to color lipstick and make it shimmer
How Snake Venom Could Help Fight Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, snakes, poisonous animals, research, health, protection, medicine, treatment, interesting, research, protection, study )

Cal
- 6 days ago - theweek.com
There's a growing body of research examining the chemicals in various animal and plant toxins and their potential effectiveness in treating conditions from chronic pain to HIV. E
620,000 Military Families Rely on Food Pantries to Meet Basic Needs | The Nation
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, lies, propaganda, iraq, dishonesty, corruption, military, media, economy, abuse, crime, war, rights, dishonesty, food, family, diet, protection, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition )

Wild
- 7 days ago - thenation.com
This month, the US military announced that the air force had delivered more than 110,000 meal rations to stranded Yazidi refugees in Iraq, in a mission that prompted President Obama to hail "the skill and professionalism of our military, and the generosit
Recalled Nut Butter List
Health & Wellness  (tags: Whole Foods, recall, nut butter recall, Trader Joe's, Arrowhead Mills, salmonella, nSPIRED Natural Foods )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - fda.gov
nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters (listed below) packaged in glass and plastic jars because they
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Natasha Salgado 23 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 21 popular stories

3. Laura H. 21 popular stories

4. Carole K. 19 popular stories

5. Richard S. 18 popular stories

6. Ana MESNER 17 popular stories

7. Alexandra G. 16 popular stories

8. JL A. 15 popular stories

9. Dalia H. 15 popular stories

10. Candy L. 14 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!