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Stop the Filthy Chicken Rule! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: The Filthy Chicken Rule, chickens, USDA, inspections )

Dandelion
- 3 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
The USDA is about to implement a new rule that will dramatically weaken the chicken inspection process. Speeding up inspection lines and replacing trained government inspectors with untrained company employees. If you do eat chicken you'll want to sign.
GM Crops Could Replace Fish as Source of Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Health & Wellness  (tags: Omega 3, Fatty Acids, Health, Supplement, Fish, Wild Harvested, Declining Populations, UK Study, Field Trial, Camelina, Genetic Engineering, Brain Health, Heart Health )

Brian
- 14 hours ago - geneticliteracyproject.org
"With genetic engineering, land plants like camelina can be altered to produce the necessary omega-3 fatty acids, instead of relying on wild fish for fish oil. "
Stanford Researchers Create 'Evolved' Protein That May Stop Cancer From Spreading
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Research, Treatment, Evolved Protein, Genetic Modification, DNA Sequences, BioEngineering, BioTechnology )

Brian
- 11 hours ago - eurekalert.org
"Experimental therapy stopped the metastasis of breast and ovarian cancers in lab mice, pointing toward a safe and effective alternative to chemotherapy."
Bravo Pet Foods Recalled Due to Salmonella Contamination
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bravo, dog, cat food, recalled, salmonella )

BarbCat
- 10 hours ago - dailyfinance.com
Several varieties of pet food sold nationwide have been recalled after some lots tested positive for salmonella, the Food and Drug Administration reports.
Study: Talk Therapy May Trump Medication For Social Anxiety
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Who says that action speaks louder than words?
Genetically Edited, Not Genetically Modified?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food, Health, Safety, Natural, Genetic Editing, No Foreign Genes, No Gene Insertion, No Modification, Consumer Confidence )

Brian
- 1 day ago - manitobacooperator.ca
"The simple avoidance of introducing foreign genes makes genetically edited crops more "natural" than transgenic crops obtained by inserting foreign genes," said Chidananda Nagamangala Kanchiswamy of Istituto Agrario San Michele in Italy. "
Achieving Food Security Through Biotechnology And Genetically Modified Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Security, Food, Hunger, Famine, Genetic Modification, Safe, Public Concern, Fear )

Brian
- 1 day ago - channelstv.com
"Agric Information Broker, Mr African-Farmer Mogaji, believes that the technology behind the Genetically Modified Crops is not bad depending on its use."
Gazans Displaced By Israel Offensive Still Waiting for Solutions
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza Strip-Gaza assault 2014, homelessness, siege on Gaza, reconstruction, end the siege on Gaza-occuaption of Pale, end all US AID TO israel, now!, humanitarian, food shortages, human rights!, U.N, protection, health, illness, safety, society )

Jess
- 2 days ago - maannews.net
With indirect talks with Israel suspended until late October, life for Gazans is becoming more difficult by the day, as the necessary materials needed for reconstruction are not allowed entry into the enclave.
Cancer, Patented ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, Myriad cancer gene patent, risks, business, consumers, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Myriad, a US biotech company, just faced off against an Australian woman with breast cancer and won.
 
 
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