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Health & Wellness

Teaching Does NOT Go Better With Coke ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: American Federation of Teachers, school, Coca cola, children, health, food )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
As strong supporters of teachers and teachers' unions, we are distressed that the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) is partnering with Coca-Cola.
Pesticides Are Polluting Our Waters âEUR" and We Often DonâEUR(TM)t Know It
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, cancer, safety, health, disease, protection )

Michael
- 7 days ago - wapo.st
When will we run out of safe drinking water? Is unsafe drinking water causing major medical issues? The Republican Party, Big Oil, Monsanto and chemical companies don't seem to care. All they see are dollar signs. Well, actions speak louder than words.
Health Disaster Strikes Recently Contacted Indians in Brazil
Health & Wellness  (tags: Brazil, uncontacted tribe, rainforest, Jakarewyj )

Dandelion
- 7 days ago - nativenewsonline.net
An Indian woman from Earths most threatened tribe is fighting for her life after being contacted in Brazils north eastern Amazon rainforest.
Tell the FDA to Fix Its Broken Food Additive Approval Process
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Safety, chemicals in food, Food and Drug Administration, Food Industry, healthy eating, society, family, ethics, prevention, protection )

Sabine
- 8 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Did you know that food and chemical companies can decide for themselves whether a chemical is safe for use in food? It's true. Companies can bypass the Food and Drug Administration altogether and self-certify that chemicals are safe for use in...
Tell the EPA: Ban This Toxic Brain-Harming Pesticide
Health & Wellness  (tags: pesticides, chlorpyrifos, brain disease, risks, prevention, protection, children, humans, healthcare, safety )

Sabine
- 8 days ago - act.credoaction.com
You've probably never heard of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, and that's a good thing. Home and garden use of chlorpyrifos was banned over a decade ago because of clear evidence of its neurotoxicity in children. Reduced IQ and memory impairment are just...
The Making of Dr. Oz
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mehmet Oz, Dr. Oz, TV show, Snake Oil Salesman, Supplements, Products, Marketing )

Brian
- 8 days ago - vox.com
How an award-winning doctor turned away from science and embraced fame
TAKE ACTION NOW! Big Tobacco's Deadly Attack
Health & Wellness  (tags: dishonesty, corporate, world, ethics, health, SMOKING, government, prevention )

Cal
- 8 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The tobacco giant Philip Morris is suing Uruguay for having some of the best anti-smoking laws in the world, and thereâEUR(TM)s a good chance it could win, unless we step in.
Fortified Cooking Oils In Madhya Pradesh Are Helping In The Fight Against Malnutrition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Nutrtion, Vitamin D, Fortified Cooking Oil, soyabean, Madhya Pradesh, India )

Brian
- 10 days ago - thebetterindia.com
Women in MP have been replacing regular cooking oil with fortified cooking oil and seen a significant improvement in their Vitamin D levels. Know more about the alternate oil and how companies are leveraging the soyabean to provide a healthy oil option.
Say No to Release of GMO Vaccine In South Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: South Africa, GMO, vaccine, petition, health )

Scooby
- 10 days ago - extra.greenpeaceafrica.org
We as interested parties submit our objections connection with the intended release of a genetically modified vaccine, Innovax®- ND, to South Africa under the Genetically Modified Organisms Act (GMOâEUR(TM)s) of 1997.
TAKE ACTION: Chrisanne's Cancer Battle Fund...PLEASE HELP
Health & Wellness  (tags: ‪TAKE ACTION, ‎Donate, ‪Texas, ‪Cancer, Breast Cancer, ‪Fight Cancer, ‬ ‪Womens Health‬, ‪Mothers, ‪‎Families )

Brian
- 10 days ago - gofundme.com
"Please take a minute to read, my name is Chrisanne I am 39 years young, and a single parent of my precious 16yo daughter. I was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer HER2 positive stage 3, about 2 weeks ago. " Please help Chrisanne.
Angie Whiteman Is Fundraising for Diabetes Jersey
Health & Wellness  (tags: justgiving, diabetes fundraiser, prevention, disease, children, family, treatment, research )

Barb
- 10 days ago - justgiving.com
Angie's North2South Walk I am walking 10K to raise funds for Diabetes for Diabetes Jersey because My mum and many people I know have diabetes.
The 10 Grossest Foods You Can Buy at the Ballpark
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, ethics, humans, illness, interesting, nutrition, risks, safety, study, warning, family )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - motherjones.com
Even the stadium food without bacteria might make you sick ~ especially those over-the-top pseudo-regional specialties! Here are 10 of the most stomach-turning (or, depending on your tastes, delectable) dishes on ballpark menus this year:
WHO Wants To Crack Down On Skewed Research That Hides Drug Risks
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, ethics, health, humans, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, pharmaceuticals, WHO )

Kathy
- 11 days ago - thinkprogress.org
In the latest chapter in the controversy over pharmaceutical development and potential research bias, the World Health Organization (WHO) is calling on researchers to fully disclose the results of their clinical trials.

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