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Health & Wellness

Is Your Wine Spiked With Hormone Disruptors?
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, warning, alcohol, wine )

- 2 days ago -
French researchers discover a nasty plasticizing chemical in wine and spirits.
Free to Eat Whatever You Want
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Health Policy, Food Safety, European Union, EU, artificial dyes, hormones, arsenic, pesticides, US )

- 69 days ago -
"Europeans don't find many -- if any -- artificial dyes in their food. They can also rest assured that their cows aren't shot up with artificial growth hormones. The EU also banned the use of an arsenic-laden drug in chickens long before the US..."
Health & Wellness  (tags: internet, animalcruelty, animalrights, risks, safety )

- 72 days ago -
Craigslist is possibly the most dangerous site on the internet. They have for years advertised live animals allowing them to be bought by animal abusers and are advertising jobs posted by murderers and lately even a rapist.
Heroin Epidemic Takes Hold of People--and Politics--in India's Punjab State
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, illness, health, humans, society, prevention, protection, government )

- 71 days ago -
A widespread problem, with official estimates that more than 50 percent of youth are using drugs, is finally triggering government action.
Truvia Sugar Substitute Proves Deadly to Curious Fruit Flies
Health & Wellness  (tags: Truvia )

- 75 days ago -
Unbelievable that people still use sugar substitutes.
Stop Fake Honey From Coming to the U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fake honey )

- 75 days ago -
Half of honey is imported, and there is a lot of fraud that goes on to disguise where honey is coming from.
Baby Formula Recalled in UK After Newborn Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK, premature newborns, formula, death, illness, septicemia, Bacillus cereus )

- 76 days ago -
Liquid food for premature newborns that was distributed in the United Kingdom is under an urgent recall after being linked to the death of one child and blood poisoning in 14 others, according to The Guardian.
Comprehensive List: Recalled Chia Powder Brands and Relate
Health & Wellness  (tags: Salmonella outbreak, chia powder, recall, illness, food, news, safety, risks, warning, health )

- 76 days ago -
As investigations continue into outbreaks of Salmonella linked to chia powder in the U.S. and Canada, more companies are recalling their products. The most recent American recall issued June 6 is for two GreenSmoothieGirl Sprouted Ground TriOmega Super...
New Wave of Drug-Resistant Malaria Threatens Millions
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, research, prevention, protection, treatment, warning )

- 77 days ago -
Scientists in south-east Asia call for pre-emptive strike in Burma jungle to contain resistant strain spreading to India and Africa
Congress: End the Overuse of Antibiotics on Factory Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotics, medicines, factory farms, agriculture, petitions )

- 77 days ago -
Today, 80% of antibiotics used in the U.S. are used in agriculture. It is now common practice on factory farms to feed animals regular, low doses of antibiotics even when they're not sick -- largely to compensate for stressful, crowded, filthy conditions.
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