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Texas Teen Dies From 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Swimming
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, death, disease, environment, exercise, family, water, swimming, news, nutrition, protection, research, prevention, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, medicine )

Frank
- 8 days ago - patch.com
He's the second Houston teen in less than a year to die from infection resulting from the killer amoeba, but there are preventive measures.
Unequal Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: gun right, abortion rights, Missouri, unequal rights )

Dandelion
- 8 days ago - fusion.net
Abortions and guns are two of the most polarizing topics in this country. They are both rights protected by our government . Which one is easier to obtain?
Girl, 14, With Spinal Muscular Atrophy Decides to End Her Life: "This Is Enough Pain"
Health & Wellness  (tags: incurable diseases, girls, children, Wisconsin, right to die )

Freya
- 9 days ago - yahoo.com
This Wisconsin teen suffering from a painful and incurable disease has made a truly heartbreaking conclusion about her treatment. She wants to end her pain, deciding she is ready to die.
Why Your Bottled Water Contains Four Different Ingredients
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, ethics, food, interesting, treatment, health, safety )

Beryl
- 10 days ago - time.com
Water you buy in the store is not just hydrogen and oxygen. Here's why food producers add all those extra ingredients. Bottled water is not pure either. but you shouldn't buy plastic anyway.~~Drink tap water!
Expand Healthy Food Access: Let Food Stamp Recipients Buy Food Online! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, law, activism, green, eco-friendly, diet, children, food, government )

Cal
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many vulnerable Americans live in places where healthy food is not readily available and online sites have cropped up for home delivery. Unfortunately, the law prohibits people on food stamps from using them to purchase this healthier food.
He Says ... She Says ...
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, humans, women, men, communication, talk, relationship )

Linda
- 12 days ago - guides.wikinut.com
You ever feel like when you talk about an issue, the more you talk the farther apart you get? Here's a few things I'm noticing about our communication skills. Grab yourself a cup of coffee and join me for my morning chronicle
Practically All the Least Healthy Foods Have This One Thing in Common
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, farming, food, health, government, nutrition, safety, subsidies )

Kathy
- 13 days ago - motherjones.com
This summer, the Midwest's farmers are doing what they do every year, only more so: tending massive plantings of corn and soybeans. This year's corn crop covers 94.1 million acres, a land mass nearly equal in size to California. Soybeans cover 83...
Sadness Means You Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, interesting, health, sadness, mourning, love and relationships, care )

Linda
- 13 days ago - wikinut.com
Life is beautiful. There is so much potential for happiness and joy in the world. Yea, there exists problems and even in hard times people manage to laugh and be joyful about things. Here's the basis of my morning chronicle, grab your coffee and join me
Vegetables in the Legume Family Are Highly Nutritious and Taste Best When Picked Fresh
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, diet, family, food, health, humans, nutrition, research, society, women, news )

Frank
- 13 days ago - express.co.uk
Beans and peas, in their many guises, are grown and consumed across the world; prized for their nutritious content and versatility in recipes.
Study: Fruits, Veggies Will Make You Happy. No, Really 14 Tweet Email
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, disease, family, food, health, humans, interesting, news, nutrition, research, society, study, women )

Frank
- 13 days ago - nydailynews.com
Further study is needed to explain why eating fruits and veggies makes people feel good. A possible explanation is that fruits and veggies are rich in antioxidants, substances in the body that other research has linked with optimism.
This Guy Spends $2.75 A Year On Food And Eats Like A King
Health & Wellness  (tags: food )

Angie
- 13 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Over the last two years, William Reid has spent just $5.50 on food. Reid is a committed dumpster diver: He dredges unsold grub from supermarket dumpsters and collects food scraps wherever he finds them. And he feasts.
Stop Aspartame Use By Snapple PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, protection )

Anna
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
Tell Snapple to phase out its use of aspartame in its diet beverages.
Join Me to Curb Carbon Pollution From Cars
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate-change, humans, environment, pollution, ethics, research )

Julie
- 15 days ago - on.nrdc.org
Join me to curb carbon pollution from cars.
Mondelez: Remove GMOs and Artificial Ingredients From Oreos PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, Oreo cookies, GMO's, protection, health )

Anna
- 16 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Many of the main ingredients in Oreos are genetically engineered (GE or GMO). The high fructose corn syrup, beet sugar, and soy lecithin in Oreos are all derived from GE crops.

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