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Health & Wellness

Fat Cat No More: Hefty Feline Named Skinny Slims Down From 41 to 19 Pounds (Text & Video!!)
Health & Wellness  (tags: animalwelfare, kitty, HEAL Veterinary Hospital and Pet Rehabil, awesome-pawsome video, pics )

Barb
- 3 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic. Dr. Brittney Barton said the orange tabby she adopted in 2013 has slimmed down to 19 pounds with exercise and a special
Palestinian Toddler Killed in Israeli Settler Arson Attack, Family Treated at MAP-Supported Burns Unit
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, 'Medical Aid for Palestinians' ~ MAP, children, Israel, Palestine, healthcare, ethics, family, health, humans, medicine, news, treatment )

CarrieEye
- 3 days ago - map-uk.org
An 18-month-old Palestinian child has been killed in an arson attack by Israeli settlers on his home in Duma in the West Bank. His parents and five-year-old brother were also injured in the attack and are in critical condition.
Justice for Tularosa Basin Downwinders ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'Downwinders' of Tularosa, NM, environment, health, government, illness, disease, cancer, risks, safety, protection, humans, ethics, family, news )

CarrieEye
- 3 days ago - tomudall.senate.gov
This month marks the 70th anniversary of the first detonation of an atomic bomb, the Trinity test in Southern New Mexico.The people who lived in the area are called "downwinders" because they were exposed to clouds of radiation that blew from the ...
Will Female Genital Mutilation End in Egypt in 15 Years?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Egypt, women's rights, GBV, Female Genital Mutilation, FGM, risks, women, Human Rights, tradition, culture, Amel Fahmy, HarassMap )

Evelyn
- 12 days ago - egyptindependent.com
The issue that has not been addressed yet in these programs is womenâEUR(TM)s sexual rights & freedoms. Fahmy considers FGM could be due to cultural, social or even religious beliefs, but it is still an issue of control. (NB Christians & Muslims practice FGM)
Farmed Salmon Rejected Over Huge Spike in Antibiotic Use Due to Bacterial Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: biodiversity, food, health )

N Away no
- 10 days ago - ecowatch.com
To battle Piscirickettsiosis (or SRS) bacteria, which causes lesions, hemorrhaging and swollen kidneys and spleens, and ultimately death in infected fish, Chilean farmers are using ever increasing amount of antibiotics.
Spitting Armadillos Spread Leprosy in Florida
Health & Wellness  (tags: Florida, Hansen’s Disease/leprosy, mycobacterium laprae, armadillos, risks, safety, warning, illness, interesting, humans, disease, health, medicine, family, protection, prevention )

CarrieEye
- 12 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Nine people in Florida have been diagnosed with leprosy (yes, leprosy). The source? Armadillos.
Urge Vanderbilt University to End the Use of Animals for Emergency Medicine Training ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: animal abuse, unethical practice, Vanderbilt University, emergency medicine training, humans, treatment )

CarrieEye
- 13 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please help us modernize medical training at Vanderbilt! Join the efforts of concerned physicians & local residents by e-mailing the top decision-makers at Vanderbilt and telling them to end this educationally and ethically inferior practice immediately!
If You See A Rash Like This On Your Body, Head To The Doctor...Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness, humans, Lyme disease, protection, medicine, prevention, risks, safety, warning, treatment, family, disease, environment )

CarrieEye
- 22 days ago - viralnova.com
We all know about covering up when we're outside, not only to protect our skin from sun damage, but also to avoid getting bitten by Lyme disease-carrying ticks. This disease can cause major, long-term health problems that stay with people for years.
Food Disaster: Republicans Stomp on GMO Labeling
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, GMO labeling. H.R. 1599, government, republicans, diet, food, family, humans, ethics, protection, health, news, risks, safety, warning )

CarrieEye
- 21 days ago - alternet.org
With no debate and only a voice vote, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture today passed out of committee H.R. 1599, a bill to preempt statesâEUR(TM) rights to label GMOs. Within hours, it was announced that the bill will go ...
Are You Eating Too Much Plant Poison?
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, oxalates, plant poison, research, risks, safety, warning, prevention, protection, humans, interesting )

CarrieEye
- 21 days ago - alternet.org
Oxalates are a plant poison not normally harmful to humans. But antibiotic use and diets high in sugar and fat are changing that.
 
 
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