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Health & Wellness

Mexican Woman Becomes Oldest Person Who Ever Lived at 127
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, longevity, old age, oldest person, mexican, guinness records )

Darren
- 21 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Leandra Becerra Lumbreras, of Zapopan, was born on August 31, 1887 Her secret to long life is eating well, sleeping & never getting married Mother-of-five had 20 grandchildren but several of them have now died She also has 73 great-grandchildren. . .
How Ice Bucket Donations Will Help Scientists
Health & Wellness  (tags: Donate, Help, ALS, Lou Gehrigs Disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Research, Costs, Looking For A Cure, Please Do What You Can, Ice Bucket Challenge )

Brian
- 11 hours ago - chicagotribune.com
"The ice bucket donations of) $100 million is a significant amount that will have a tremendous impact. However, many approaches need to be supported in parallel, and the cost of therapy development is extremely high. Clinical trials can range anywhere..."
Firefighters Need More Funds to Handle Wildfires
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, americans, death, education, environment, ethics, family, government, politi )

Wendy
- 3 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
For years, the Forest Service has had to borrow billions of dollars from critical conservation programs to fund wildfire suppression when Congress doesn't allocate enough dollars,
Sign Up to Demand for Clean Chai Now! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: tea toxins, Unilever, Girnar, food, India tea, prevention )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
The report reveals the systematic presence of mixtures of multiple pesticides, many classified as highly or moderately hazardous by the World Health Organisation (WHO), in tea grown and sold in India as well as exported abroad [1] by leading international
Recalled Nut Butter List
Health & Wellness  (tags: Whole Foods, recall, nut butter recall, Trader Joe's, Arrowhead Mills, salmonella, nSPIRED Natural Foods )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - fda.gov
nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters (listed below) packaged in glass and plastic jars because they
China GMO-Leukemia Link Debunked: How Anti-GMOers Scaremonger, Twisting Facts, Manipulate Internet
Health & Wellness  (tags: Anti-GMOers, fear mongers, China, Leukemia, Golden Rice, disinformation, manipulation, GMOs, genetic modification, biotechnology )

Brian
- 1 day ago - geneticliteracyproject.org
"The anti-GMO believers have learned that the constant release of tenuous, unconfirmed, even fake, information is critical to their misinformation campaign, as it resonates favorably with the biotech-knowledge-less. "
No, There Still Is No Connection Between Vaccines and Autism
Health & Wellness  (tags: Anti-Vaxxers, Fear Mongers, Irrational, Conspiracy Theory, Misinformation, CDC, Autism, Vaccine, Moon Landings )

Brian
- 3 days ago - slate.com
"There's a conspiracy theory going around that the CDC covered up a link between autism and vaccines. From what I can tell, this conspiracy theory is on the same level as the one that NASA faked the Moon landings."
Another Anti-Vaxxer Conspiracy Theory: Did a High Ranking Whistleblower Really Reveal That the CDC Covered Up Proof That Vaccine
Health & Wellness  (tags: Anti-Vaxxers, Anti-Vaccine Propaganda, Andrew Wakefield, Brian Hooker, Conspiracy Theory, CDC, Center For Disease Control, Vaccine, Autism, African-American, Boys )

Brian
- 5 days ago - sciencebasedmedicine.org
"There is no evidence, at least none submitted by the antivaccine propagandists flogging this conspiracy theory, that there really was a CDC conspiracy to hide anything."
The Battle to Eradicate Polio in Pakistan
Health & Wellness  (tags: Polio, Disease, Human Health, Pakistan, Immunization, Vaccine, Rotary )

Brian
- 4 days ago - time.com
"Political unrest in Pakistan has been a gift to the poliovirus, with 99 cases reported there so far this year. But Rotary International, which has already vaccinated 2 billion children in 122 countries, is hitting back hard."
Health Risk From Fukushima Radiation
Health & Wellness  (tags: Radiation, Health Risk, Fukushima, Japan, 2011 Earthquake, Tsunami, Reactor Incident )

Brian
- 5 days ago - csicop.org
"On March 11, 2011, a tsunami hit northeast Japan. The flooding overwhelmed the safety measures at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, causing several reactors to experience meltdown and resulting in the leaking of radioactive contaminated..."
 
 
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