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Butter Is Better
Health & Wellness  (tags: butter, partially hydrogenated vegatable oil )

- 5 days ago -
Butter is better by almost every measure. Even setting aside the fact that no margarine comes close to butter in taste, butter actually protects us from many diseases, as the Weston A. Price Foundation has noted.
The Disabled 500-Pound Lion and His Unlikely Dachshund Pal Who Have Been Inseparable Ever Since the Cat Was a Cub
Offbeat  (tags: Lion, disabled, datchshound, friends )

- 6 days ago -
A disabled lion who was reared by a double amputee zookeeper has formed an unlikely bond with a miniature sausage dog with the pair inseparable ever since the cat was a cub.
New Report Finds FDA Deliberately Deceptive--and Slowly Poisoning Millions of Americans [ACTION ALERT!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: mercury poisoning, amalgam fillings contain mercury )

- 5 days ago -
Now we need your help to make the FDA stop its cover-up. Action Alert! Mercury is a known neurotoxin, yet mercury fillings presents one of the largest consumer consumption of mercury worldwide, and dental amalgam represents the largest use of mercury...
Tylenol Use During Pregnancy May Increase ADHD Risk for Children [ACTION ALERT!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tylenol and ADHD risk for children )

- 6 days ago -
The manufacturer and some doctors are trying to dismiss the new research, despite mounting evidence of Tylenol's dangers. Action Alert!
David Cameron: Stop Selling Arms to Israel - Petition - Please Sign If You Support Peace
World  (tags: Petition, UK, arms embargo, Israel, Hamas, Gaza, hostilities, peace )

- 8 days ago -
The UK has, rightly, already got controls in place to stop British-made weapons going to Palestinian group Hamas. But if we want to promote peace, our weapons shouldn't be used by either side. It's time to ban arms sales to Israel too. >100190 signatures
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Destroy Endangered Lands to Make Room for Walmart - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, overdevelopment, Walmart, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife )

- 11 days ago -
Dozens of acres of an endangered pine rockland in Florida may soon be destroyed to make way for a new Walmart. Earlier this month, the University of Miami sold 88 acres of land in Miami-Dade county to Ram Realty Services
Insurance Company Drug Managers Now Deciding What's Medically "Necessary" [ACTION ALERT!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: insurance companies deciding on our heal, compounding )

- 13 days ago -
Compounded medications aren't being covered--which means FDA-approved drugs will own the marketplace. Action Alert!
Dementia Prevention: Coconut Oil Continues Succeeding; Big Pharma Keeps Failing
Health & Wellness  (tags: coconut oil and dementia, benefits of saturated fats )

- 14 days ago -
In what's believed to be the first clinical trial of its kind, the USF Health Byrd Alzheimer's Institute enrolled 65 individuals with mild to moderate Alzheimer's to measure the effects of coconut oil, versus placebo, on the disease.
The Most Shocking Mistakes Hospitals Don't Want You to Know About
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospital mistakes )

- 14 days ago -
They include foreign objects left in the body, air embolisms and giving patients the wrong blood type.
FDA Urges Tighter Rein on Hydrocodone Medication While Simultaneously Approving Another Addictive Painkiller [ Video 4:59 ]
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, prescription pain killers addictive, prescription pain killer deaths )

- 15 days ago -
Prescription drug deaths have far surpassed deaths from illicit street drugs, accounting for about three-quarters of all drug overdose deaths in the US.
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