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EU Approves Imports of Genetically Modified Monsanto Soybeans
Health & Wellness  (tags: EU, China, soybeans, GMO, soybeans, glyphosate-based Roundup biocide )

Dandelion
- 134 days ago - rt.com
The soybeans had been approved earlier this year by top importer China. Monsanto now plans to supply 15 million US soy acres to the export needs, the company said in a statement.
More Than a Thousand People Turn Out for Prom of Wisconsin Teen Choosing to Die
Health & Wellness  (tags: Right to Die, Jerika Bolen, spinal muscular atrophy type 2, last wish, Wisconsin, children, disease )

Nancy
- 139 days ago - usatoday.com
Jerika, a tech-savvy teen with a punk attitude and a love of alternative music, had a final wish âEUR" a special prom, a dance party for friends and family to dress in their "fancy" clothes and celebrate one more time.
Unequal Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: gun right, abortion rights, Missouri, unequal rights )

Dandelion
- 146 days ago - fusion.net
Abortions and guns are two of the most polarizing topics in this country. They are both rights protected by our government . Which one is easier to obtain?
Health Experts Urge WHO to Consider Moving Rio Olympics Due to Zika Virus
Health & Wellness  (tags: health experts, who, rio olympics, zika virus, rio de janeiro olympics, disease, environment, health, healthcare, humans )

Lone
- 195 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Health experts on Friday urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the Zika outbreak.
Small Farmers - Not Corporations Like Monsanto - Are the Key to Food Security
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, farming, biodiversity, crops, GMOs, greed, Big Agra )

Freya
- 195 days ago - alternet.org
Humanity has been eating 8,500 different plant species. Today we are being condemned to eat GM corn and soy.
Obamas Pick to Head the FDA The Worst Selection Ever
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dr. Robert Califf, President Obama, FDA, pharmaceutical industry, fox and hen house, Eli Lily, Merck, Novartis )

Dandelion
- 199 days ago - drugsafetynews.com
His pick Dr. Robert Califf who led a research dept funded by Big Pharma. He was also a paid consultant for drug companies including Eli Lily, Merck, and Novartis. A cozy relationship with pharmaceutical industry who funded this mans entire career.
Myth Busting The Sanders Single Payer Health Plan
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bernie Sanders, single payer health plan, Universal Health care, Gerald Friedman, University of Mass., media myths, Health Care Now )

Dandelion
- 269 days ago - healthcare-now.org
University of Massachusetts economics professor Gerald Friedman addresses the misinformation being perpetuated by establishment media about Bernie Sanders single payer proposal. Good video Bernie should have shown it at his town hall debates.
Protect Women and Their Families From Climate-Linked Zika PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, women )

Anna
- 280 days ago - addup.org
Stand with women and their families by telling Congress to pass funding for climate-linked Zika that includes comprehensive reproductive and pediatric health care
Protect Women and Their Families From Climate-Linked Zika PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Zika, protection, climate )

Anna
- 281 days ago - sierra.force.com
Zika, a mosquito-borne illness, has spread to more than 25 countries so far and some scientists believe it may be aided by a warming climate that helps mosquitoes thrive. The biggest threat from Zika is to pregnant women:
Landfill Fire Moves Closer To Tons of Buried Atomic Waste
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bridgeton, landfill fire, Missouri, radioactive waste, illegal dump, Manhattan Project, rising cancer, radioactive release, EPA, Republic, Dawn Chapman )

Dandelion
- 285 days ago - whowhatwhy.org
The fire burning underneath a dump is causing health problems while politicians and the landfill owners fight over what if anything to do about it. Tons of radioactive waste was illegally dumped there nearly five decades ago from the Manhattan Project.
 
 
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