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Every Kid Healthy...and Ready to Learn - Take the Pledge !!
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, pledge, Every Kid Healthy, Ready to Learn, obesity, children, health, healthcare, food, correct nutrition, illness prevention )

BarbCat
- 10 hours ago - actionforhealthykids.org
Every child in the United States should be well-nourished, physically active, healthy and ready to learn. Sadly, they're not. One in three kids in this country is either overweight or obese. But they don't have to be. Schools are a big part of the
Another Independent Study Confirms Monsanto's RoundUp Chemicals Are Lethal, Even in Small Doses
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, diet, environment, ethics, food, health, Glyphosate, risks, Roundup, research, study, warning )

Kathy
- 12 hours ago - naturalsociety.com
Published just this month in the International Journal of Toxicology, the study "Glyphosate Commercial Formulation Causes Cytotoxicity, Oxidative Effects, and Apoptosis on Human Cells: Differences With its Active Ingredient," proposes what most of us have
1976 Vs. Today: Ebola's Terrifying Evolution
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Outbreak, Africa, Health Care, Doctors Without Borders )

Brian
- 19 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
"Though it was 40 years ago, doctors contained Zaire's 1976 Ebola outbreak better than today's outbreak. In a new paper, those doctors give insight and advice to current health care workers."
Please Sign: Congress, Make Shackling of Pregnant Prisoners a Crime
Health & Wellness  (tags: pregnancy, pregnant prisoners shackled, health and human rights, women's rights, safety, unborn and newborn health, family, children, abuse of state laws, Department of Correction failure to prot )

Susan
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The thought of shackling a woman during labor or delivery is so horrific, one would expect only the most uncivilized places to allow it. But currently those places include most of the US states. States that do have laws banning it often don't enforce them
Pesticide Residue Found on Nearly Half of Organic Produce
Health & Wellness  (tags: Organic Produce, Pesticides, Residue, Contamination )

Brian
- 2 days ago - cbc.ca
"I would hope that the products are without pesticides," says organic food consumer." Good luck.
Prosecute Woman for Duct Taping Children to The Floor of Daycare! PLEASE SIGN!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Heart2Heart Montessori Academy, prosecute Pamela Decker, duct taping children, to sleeping mats )

BarbCat
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Heart2Heart Montessori Academy outside of Fort Worth has been responsible for the care of children 18 months to five years old. The Montessori Method cultivates education for these children with focused attention of teachers within small classrooms,
GMO Foods Cause Cancer-Pseudoscience Says It's So
Health & Wellness  (tags: Anti-GMO, Extremism, Ideology, Paranoia, Pseudoscience, Anti-Science, Cancer, GMOs )

Brian
- 2 days ago - dailykos.com
"Let's make something clear right here, at the beginning of the article-there is a vast amount of legitimate scientific literature that describes evidence that GMO crops are safe to both human health and the environment. "
TAKE ACTION: We Can't Let Big Oil Get Away With This---PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Big Oil, Oil Trains, Communities At Risk, Spills, Explosions, Human Health, Death, Contamination, PLEASE SIGN )

Brian
- 3 days ago - act.credoaction.com
"Tell the Department of Transportation: Keep exploding oil trains out of American communities. Submit a public comment now and we'll deliver it before the September 30 public comment deadline." PLEASE SIGN.
Tell Retailers: Label Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Sweet Corn ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo labeling, health, Monsanto, ecosystems, environment, corn, prevention )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - grassrootsact.com
Consumers deserve to know whether they're eating an insecticide! Add your name to the form at right to demand labeling for genetically engineered sweet corn, and if we reach 100,000 signatures, we'll send them to the Grocery Manufacturers Association...
Samantha Power to Be a Leading Advocate for Women's Health and Rights ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health, safety, Samantha Power, world, women's rights, human rights )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - action.ippfwhr.org
Join us in calling on the US Ambassador to the United Nations to encourage all world leaders to support a woman's right to make her own decisions about her own body.
We Have a Right to Know: GM Ingredients Must Be Labeled! Please SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, GM ingredients, right to know )

Alexandra
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Genetically modified ingredients must be labeled -- because we all have a right to know.
Tell Retailers: Label Monsanto's Genetically Engineered Sweet Corn
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto, GMO, genetically modified, sweet corn, pesticides, health, USA )

Scooby
- 4 days ago - grassrootsact.com
Monsanto has created genetically engineered sweet corn that produces pesticides in its own tissue, and it's being grown and sold to consumers throughout the United States.
Monday Miracle: Sheldon the Cat Manages Manx Syndrome With Acupuncture
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sheldon, Monday Miracle, ginger cat, Manx Syndrome, water-on-the-brain, acupuncture, stuffed toy monkey, brave little boy, healthcare )

BarbCat
- 5 days ago - catster.com
This week's miracle is a kitty uses acupuncture (and a toy monkey) to manage his condition. Sheldon is a striking ginger tabby who was born with the double whammy of Manx Syndrome and water on the brain. Despite his physical ailments, though, the Mich
Be CAREFUL With the Facebook DATES; in Finland One Girl Is Dead and Another Almost. THINK TWICE!
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

Leiah
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I watched the finnish Police TV and this is true. One guy had decided to kill someone and he looked from Facebook a girl and after some conversation they decided to meet. They met in the girls home, her best friend lived next door and they had skype on
Albuquerque Beef Jerky Products Recalled for Want of Inspection
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, illness, USDA, inspection, recall, risks, safety, warning, allergies )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
A yet-to-be-determined amount of beef jerky was recalled Friday when the U.S. Department of Agriculture, during a routine inspection, discovered that the products were produced without USDA inspection. The products also contain allergens not listed on pkg
 

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