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Amid Lakota Tribal Protest At The Standing Rock Reservation And The Rosebud Reservation, Oil Pipeline Construction Is Halted --
Health & Wellness  (tags: Protect Water, Oil Pipeline Construction, Protest At Standing Rock Reservation, Protest At Rosebud Reservation, Halting Construction For Nowhumans, society, safety, science )

- 3 days ago -
More than 1,500 protesters rallied this week near the reservation, including Tenille Bluebird of South Dakota's Rosebud Sioux Reservation. "If the oil comes through, there ain't going to be no water," she said.
Pregnancy Related Deaths Are Inexcusably High In The US
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, risks, safety, study, treatment, prevention, society, war, propaganda, politics )

- 5 days ago -
The pregnancy-related death rate in Texas nearly doubled between 2010 and 2012 - the same time period that the state severely cut women's health funding. The US is the only developed country in the world world where maternal deaths increased 1993-2013
This Contact Lens Wearer Was Blind to Infection Risk âEUR" But Now I See
Health & Wellness  (tags: contacts, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, health, humans, eyes, eyes protection, investigation, prevention, research, risks, safety, society, warning, women )

- 6 days ago -
The CDC just released a report on the dangers of sleeping in your contacts or wearing them long past their use date.
Anti-Choicers Get Even Weirder: After Losing in the Supreme Court, Abortion Foes Turn to Desperate Distortion
Health & Wellness  (tags: abortion, reproductive rights, women, anti-choice, activism, clinics )

- 6 days ago -
The anti-choice movement has been sent back to the drawing board. The two strategies abortion foes appear to have settled on are come up with are, first, trying to trick people into thinking embryos are babies and then trying to trick people into...
Stand With Rep. Barbara Lee: Stand Up for Abortion Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive freedom, petitions )

- 6 days ago -
All women deserve access to safe, legal abortion. Pass the EACH Woman Act.
Utah: US Oil Sands Grinding Tar At Children's Camp
Health & Wellness  (tags: Oil Sands, Oil Sands Pollution. Children's Camp, Utah, Fracking, healthcare, children )

- 7 days ago -
We began hearing the horrible sounds of earth scraping and grinding at the site of our beloved ChildrenâEUR(TM)s Legacy camp on Aug 8th . On investigation we can see from the road a new piece of equipment scraping at the exposed tar layer.
Standing Rock Reservation, ND: Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Halted For Second Time
Health & Wellness  (tags: Protect Water, Missouri River, Standing Rock Reservation, Protest, Water, Song Native Americans Lakota )

- 7 days ago -
Despite workers and police not showing up to the construction site, hundreds of people are gathered at the entrance and they pray and sing throughout the day. Site has three new videos and inspiring older video.
Stop FDA's Massive Attack on Supplements
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, diet, ethics, FDA, health, nutrition, safety )

- 9 days ago -
The FDA has finally released its revised draft guidance on new dietary ingredient notifications for new dietary supplements. The agency's new guidance, much like the original, is a massive attack on the supplement industry, and a gift to the drug...
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