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Baby Suffers Lead Poisoning From Wearing Homeopathic Magnetic Healing Bracelet
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, health, homeopathy, homeopathic magnetic healing bracelet, lead poisoning )

Philippa
- 16 days ago - msn.com
Why exactly does a baby need to wear a "homeopathic magnetic hematite healing bracelet"? Probably not to get lead poisoning. But that is what apparently happened to a 9-month-old baby in Manchester, Connecticut, according to a report.
'Selfie' App Detects Pancreatic Cancer By Looking Into Your Eyes - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, treatment, tech, technology, NewTechnology, Gizmos )

Glenn
- 16 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This simple smart phone app might be a lot more effective than the current blood test used by doctors.
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
- 16 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.
Hepatitis A Virus Found in Pineapple Chunks Sold in Alberta
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, diet, food, health, pineapple chunks, Hepatitus A )

Philippa
- 17 days ago - msn.com
The hepatitis A virus has been found in a sample of Western Family brand fresh pineapple chunks sold in 20 Save-On-Foods locations in Alberta -- eight in Edmonton. The ready-to-go pineapple cups may have been on sale from Aug. 12 and ...
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
- 17 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...
One Of The Last Clinics To Offer Late Abortions Just Quietly Shut Down
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, abortion, clinics, anti-choice )

Freya
- 17 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
It is under contract to be purchased by an anti-abortion group.
Petitionsite,Arkema,Release List of Your Chemicals to the Public
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, chemical plant, health risks, pollution, safety, healthcare )

Ruth
- 18 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Floodong from harvey has led to explosions & fires from the Arkema chemical plant near Houston.Tell its CEO,never mind the trade secrets but be transparent about what dangers this situation presents ie health risks
Justice for Alex Wubbels - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alex Wubbels, nurse, justice, petition, Utah, arrested )

Dandelion
- 19 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.
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
- 21 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 - 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
- 22 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...
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
- 23 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.
TAKE ACTION: Free Salah Hamouri!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Free Salah Hamouri!, administrative detention, Palestinian prisoners solidarity, Palestinian human rights, occupation, president Emanuel Macron, law, israeli petition, media, middle-east, palestine, news, usa, activists )

Jess
- 24 days ago - liberezsalahhamouri.wesign.it
URGENT: Salah Hamouri, a Franco-Palestinian activist, was arbitrarily arrested overnight between the 22nd-23rd of August by Israeli occupying forces. Imprisoned without cause from 2005-2011, Hamouri was violently woken in the middle of the night
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
- 26 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.

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