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Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, livestock, cows, beef, cattle, poultry, chicken, pigs, antibiotic, resistant, bacteria, water, soil, food, danger, health, disease, warning, safety, humans, protection, illness, prevention )

Tom
- 2677 days ago - ga3.org
Livestock and poultry producers routinely feed antibiotics to animals to boost growth rates or counteract unhygienic living conditions. This creates antibiotic-resistant bacteria transmitted to humans through water, soil, animal contact, or food we eat.



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Kit B. (276)
Friday May 29, 2009, 3:15 pm
Buy all foods locally and meat should be only purchased if grown in a "free-range" drug free environment.
 

Joycey B. (750)
Friday May 29, 2009, 6:07 pm
I could not take action. Thanks Tom.

We're sorry, but it appears that you are not eligible to participate in this campaign.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 30, 2009, 4:42 pm
All signed and noted. Thanks, Tom, I hope they pay attention and removed the antibiotics. It's is just more unnecessary stuff we must digest.
 

sue M. (184)
Saturday May 30, 2009, 6:25 pm
Already signed. Organic ALL the way!
Thanks Tom.
 

. (0)
Saturday May 30, 2009, 6:39 pm
not in the target state, so wouldn't let me sign:(
 

. (0)
Saturday May 30, 2009, 7:50 pm
noted. I don't live in the targeted area.
 

suzanne o. (43)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 3:14 am
maybe it's the other way round .
i don't accept antibiotics at all for animals especially nor humans -antibiotics makes it worse in the end .....any person or animal who has done antibiotics knows eventually nothing works , & at that point either go to hospital or radically change diet ( only healthy veg etc - no more sugar, chocs, coffee, white flour , meat , etc etc etc). exercise. good vibes.
antibiotics is poisonous , killer, mafia syndicate set-up.
 

mary f. (199)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 4:21 am
noted could'nt sign
 

. (1)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 7:11 am
signed and noted. WE are already in a place that so many infections and illnesses have mutated and are anti-biotic resistant. This is a ridiculous practice that needs to end.
 

Cynthia not well (340)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 7:53 am
signed
 

Gayla S. (50)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 10:33 am
Well, it appears that I am in good company. I don't live in the "targeted area" either. But, we grown a helluva lot of beef here in TX. Therefore, this is ludicrous that it is not country or world wide.
 

Mandi T. (450)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 12:19 pm
Tx Tom -)
 

Judy C. (104)
Sunday May 31, 2009, 10:20 pm
Noted, but could not sign in my home area.
 

Cheree M. (46)
Monday June 1, 2009, 2:49 am
Noted, But couldn't sign. Not my state. Sorry
 

Helen Beasley (44)
Monday June 1, 2009, 11:21 am
Sorry Tom couldn't noy my state did note
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 1, 2009, 7:43 pm
Noted but could not sign.
 

LaJana P. (97)
Thursday June 11, 2009, 9:22 pm
Stop the slaughter of the innocents - go Vegan
 
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