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'Black Sludge' Pours Out Of Texas Town's Faucets Days After FBI Arrests Nearly Every City Official
Health & Wellness  (tags: Public Health, Texas, Crystal City, black tap water )

- 74 days ago -
Oily black liquid is coming out of residential faucets in the rural Texas town of Crystal City, and no one is sure who to alert.
Gas Leak Spews 150 Million Pounds of Methane
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gas, Leak, california, USA, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, wildlife, pollution, healthconditions, government, humans, safety, risks, safety, health, illness )

- 121 days ago -
In the nationâEUR(TM)s biggest environmental disaster since the BP oil spill, a runaway natural gas leak above Los Angeles has emitted more than 150 million pounds of methane.
Porter Ranch Gas Leak: No Fly-Zone Declared, Catastrophe Not Seen Since 2010 BP Oil Spill   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: youtube, gas leak, October 2015, Methane, environment, destruction, climate-change, globalwarming, healthconditions, pollution, wildlife, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, habitat, humans, sadness, health, illness )

- 121 days ago -
Since October, residents of Porter Ranch California have been exposed to dangerous contaminants from a massive natural gas leak that continues to seep into the air, causing a catastrophe the scale of which has not been seen since the 2010 BP oil spill.
Tell President Obama - Remove Abortion Funding Restrictions
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, insurance, petitions )

- 117 days ago -
For far too long, anti-choice politicians have interfered in reproductive health decisions by banning insurance coverage for abortion care. These bans push safe and affordable abortion care out of reach for those struggling to make ends meet.
8 Signs Americans Are Moving Towards a Healthier, Saner Diet
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, eating, vegetarian, eat locally, workers, agriculture )

- 114 days ago -
We've become a lot more interested in how our food impacts our health, the environment, animals and the workers who produce it.
New North Carolina Anti-Abortion Law Demands Doctors Send Ultrasound Pics to State Officials
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, North Carolina, laws, anti-choice )

- 113 days ago -
Supporters of the bill pushed for its passage as a way of ensuring that medical practitioners are complying with state laws, but reproductive justice and women's rights advocates note that the legislation seems designed primarily to create yet more...
Physicians Committee Scientists Applaud Passage of Lautenberg Act (S. 697): Bill Ensures Reform of Toxicity Testing
Health & Wellness  (tags: Physicians Committee Scientists, animal testing, Toxiicity testing )

- 119 days ago -
The bill requires alternatives to animal tests be considered and used, and places restrictions on animal testingâEUR"which are stronger than current lawâEUR"that will speed the development and adoption of human-relevant, nonanimal methods.
Ice From Fast Food Restaurants Dirtier Than Toilet Water, Study Reveals
Health & Wellness  (tags: ice, restaurants, toilet water, fast food restaurants, disease, health, illness, research )

- 117 days ago -
If the thought of drinking toilet water makes you cringe, you will probably be none too pleased to find out that ice served at many fast food restaurants contains more bacteria than the water found in their toilets. As reported by the featured article:
Oregon Zoo Staff Infected By TB After Exposure to Elephants
Health & Wellness  (tags: elephants, zoo, Oregon Zoo, infected by tb, positive for tuberculosis disease, humans, illness )

- 114 days ago -
Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an outbreak among three elephants started in 2013, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
People With Blood Type 0 Are Very Special
Health & Wellness  (tags: bloodtype 0, diet, disease, health, interesting, research )

- 113 days ago -
People with this blood type play important roles in any society, even to this The leadership, proactivity, energy and ability to stay focused are among the best qualities of people with blood type 0. They can be powerful and productive.
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