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Health & Wellness

Stop Pinkwashing Fracking Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Breast cancer, pinkwashing, Susan G Komen, pink drill, fracking, chemicals, toxins )

Dandelion
- 4 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They even painted drilling equipment pink! Fracking involves trucking huge quantities of toxic chemicals many cause breast cancer
Johns Hopkins Scientist Reveals Shocking Report on Flu Vaccines
Health & Wellness  (tags: influenza, flu-shot, vaccine, disease, drugs, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, research, risks, society, treatment, study )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - realfarmacy.com
Even when the vaccine is closely matched to the type of influenza that's prevalent, which doesn't happen every year, randomized, controlled trials of healthy adults found that vaccinating between 33 and 100 people resulted in one less case of influenza.
When Caring Kills: Ebola Kills Nurses Who Touched Baby
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, death, disease, environment, family, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women )

Frank
- 2 hours ago - nbcnews.com
Almost as soon as they got to Sierra Leone, epidemiologists Michelle Dynes and Anne Purfield saw Ebola do its worst: killing 20 nurses and a beloved doctor, wiping out entire families and making one orphan after another.
Ottawa's Innovative Hospital for the Homeless
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ottawa, Homeless, medical resources, disease, drugs, environment, health, healthcare, humans, illness )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
A unique program in Ottawa provides a network of medical resources for the homeless, Kim Brunhuber reports
Threats to Americans, Ranked (By Actual Threat Instead of Media Hype)
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, ethics, health, humans, media, protection, diet, disease, risks )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - vox.com
Americans are inundated with media coverage and politicians warning them of dire threats: Ebola, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the war on Christmas. The truth, though, is that the most-hyped threats are often not actually that threatening
Ebola Doctors at Breaking Point: 'This Constant Feeling That the Boat's Sinking'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, death, disease, environment, ethics, family, health, healthcare, humans, medicine, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, women )

Frank
- 1 day ago - bloomberg.com
At 3:30 a.m. in the world's biggest Ebola treatment center, Daniel Lucey found the outbreak reduced to its essentials: patients lying on mattresses on the floor and vomiting in the dark, visible only by the wavering flashlight beam of a single volunteer
Here's How Nigeria Beat Ebola | Mother Jones
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

Rebecca
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
It took 18,500 interviews, but Nigeria is now Ebola free.
The Embodiment of Palestinian History
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gazans, Um Saleh Hamood, death, Palestine, history, siege-assault on Gaza Strip, culture, Palestinian society, end the occupation-siege, humans, children, babies )

Jess
- 1 day ago - middleeastmonitor.com
VIDEO - Gaza's oldest resident, Um Saleh Hamood passed away and was buried on Monday in a grave which was dug out for her more than 20 years ago.
Is Roundup Weedkiller A Brain-Damaging Neurotoxin?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, babies, children, death, cancer, ethics, environment, disease, drugs, healthcare, family, food, health, government, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, research, protection, safety, risks, science, so )

Leopold
- 1 day ago - wakeup-world.com
A study reveals a hitherto unknown mechanism behind how the world's most popular GMO herbicide harms the brain.
 
 
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