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Big Pharma And Their Hand In Over 700,000 Deaths A Year
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma Medicine, Big Pharma and 700, 000 plus deaths a year )

- 2 days ago -
Epidemic levels of opioid addiction and overdose in the United States have gained widespread attention, and Big Pharma has rightfully been implicated in the problem. But another health crisis is sweeping not just America, but the world
How Do Sodas Affect the Human Body?
Health & Wellness  (tags: soft drinks )

- 14 days ago -
What potential adverse effects can drinking a certain amount of soft drinks lead to? This infographic was prepared and summarized to get these important points across.
Sweet Lies: How the Sugar Industry Tricked Us Into Worrying About Fat
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, diet, sugar, fat, research, manipulation of data, study, healthcare, health, food, government )

- 41 days ago -
Confidential documents show that an industry trade group was deeply involved in research that helped put fat at the heart of the diet debate.
Argentine General and 28 Others Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity -
World  (tags: crimes against humanity, Argentina, world, terrorism, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 49 days ago -
An Argentine court last week sentenced former General Luciano Benjamin Menendez to life in prison for crimes against humanity committed at secret Dirty War-era detention centers in the late 1970s
South Carolina Sprays Deadly NALED To Kill Zika Mosquitoes And Destroys Millions Of Honey Bees
Environment  (tags: deadly naled kills millions of honey bee, Zika virus )

- 51 days ago -
On Sunday morning, the South Carolina honey bees began to die in massive numbers. By one estimate, at a single apiary âEUR" Flowertown Bee Farm and Supply, in Summerville âEUR" 46 hives died on the spot, totaling about 2.5 million bees.
Today August 20 Is International Homeless Animals' Day
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalwelfare, animals, homelesss animals, shelter animals, adoption )

- 65 days ago -
Before you take home that adorable cat or dog, supporters of International Homeless Animals' Day want you to consider whether you can provide the pet long-term care.
The Special Thing About Having a Cat Relationship (Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, special, sweet, paws, meows, relationships, video )

- 64 days ago -
Having a pet - a cat in particular - is a great responsibility, and all cat owners will agree that taking care of them also requires a lot of patience. However, when you appreciate the love and joy they bring, it's easy to forget about
US Department of Monsanto (a.K.a. USDA)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USDA of Monsanto )

- 76 days ago -
The USDA slips the patents, developed from government research and paid for by US taxpayers, into the hands of private companies such as Monsanto and Syngenta.
As Bad as Glyphosate? [ACTION ALERT re ATRAZINE Approval!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: atrazine, glyphosate )

- 71 days ago -
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is required to review pesticides and herbicides approved for use in the US every fifteen years. The agency just completed its updated environmental impact assessment of atrazine, the second most widely used herbicide.
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