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McDonalds: Put Antibiotics Out to Pasture
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotic resistance, antibiotics for livestock, McDonald's, food, family, health, drugs, diet, safety )

- 413 days ago -
Tell McDonalds to stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by cutting the use of medically important antibiotics in its global beef, pork and poultry supply chains.
Deadly Pathogens Repeatedly Dispatched By U.S. Labs to Unsecure Sites
Health & Wellness  (tags: Government Accountability Office, Department of Defense, Pathogen )

- 418 days ago -
The government isn't regulating how highly dangerous viruses and bacteria are rendered safe for shipment, posing risks to the public, auditors say.
Duracell: Ditch Your Killer Batteries Now
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, children, safetyhealth, prevention, safety )

- 414 days ago -
Small button batteries from Duracell, used in toys and remotes, are easily swallowed and can kill children or leave them unable to eat without help for life. Engineers invented safe button batteries years ago but Duracell still refuses to switch.
Demand Mandatory Labeling of GMO Products
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, risks, safety, research, GMO )

- 411 days ago -
Administrator of the Food and Drug Administration: Mandate the labeling of any food products containing GMO ingredients.
Ivanka Trump- Give Basic Maternity Leave at Your Fashion Company
Health & Wellness  (tags: maternity leave, Ivanka Trumpwomen, family )

- 412 days ago -
Ivanka Trump does not give her own employees basic maternity leave at her fashion company.
Proven Wrong About Many of Its Assertions, Is Psychiatry Bull?
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health, psychiatrists, psychiatry, pseudo-science, mental illness )

- 418 days ago -
In the current issue of the journal Ethical Human Psychology and Psychiatry, Australian dissident psychiatrist Niall McLaren titles his article, "Psychiatry as Bull****" and makes a case for just that.
People Before Profits!
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, pharmaceuticals, prices, greed, petitions )

- 415 days ago -
Price hikes are forcing ordinary Americans to sacrifice their health for the sake of pharmaceutical companies' profits!
Do You Know What Your Kids Are Eating?
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, children, kids, food, school lunch, obesity, petitions )

- 416 days ago -
Our school lunches are failing our kids. Americans are becoming increasingly obese, and it's no wonder, when a whopping third of the vegetables children consume at school are potatoes.
How America's Insane Anti-Choice Crusaders Screw Over Women All Over the Globe
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, anti-choice, extremists )

- 414 days ago -
The American right wing yells so loudly and so wrongly about abortion that it can be difficult - even for Americans - to have a real sense of where much of the country stands on the issue.
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, discrimination, petitions )

- 413 days ago -
The Hyde Amendment prohibits insurance coverage for abortion services in government health-care programs. This means that low-income women, who are disproportionately women of color, can't count on their insurance to cover their medical expenses.
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