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Fukushima Radiation Found in Sample of Green Tea From Japan
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, world, Fukushima, radiation, green tea, risks, safety, research, society, illness, food, health, diet, disease, cancer, children, environment, ethics, government, medicine, news, protection, humans )

Carrie No
- 204 days ago -
Four years after the multiple explosions and melt-downs at Fukushima, it seems the scary stories have only just begun to surface. Given that Japan's authoritarian regime of Shinzo Abe has cracked down on the information flow from Fukushima with ...
Bacteria Programmed to Find Tumours
Health & Wellness  (tags: bacteria, tumors, disease )

- 203 days ago -
Bacteria programmed to spot tumours in the liver have been shown off at the Ted (Technology, Entertainment and Design) conference in Vancouver.
Mad Cow, Eye Cancer, Feces In Your Food? The Price of Cutting Back on Meat Inspectors
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, inspectors, inspections, USDA )

- 586 days ago -
The USDA is cutting back on federal meat inspectors, allowing slaughterhouses to self-police, and already questions about the program are surfacing.
Academy Awards Get An Animal-Friendly Makeover
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vegan eating, Academy Awards, Stars )

- 585 days ago -
Stars will be eating vegan at this year's event!
Sign the Pledge: We Won't Back Down ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, treatment, women, family, disease, abortion, aclu, birth control, moms )

- 1159 days ago -
Anti-choice extremists in Congress and in states all across the country haven't let up in their drive to limit access to - and ultimately outlaw - abortion. But you and the ACLU have been there to fight them every step of the way.
Urge Your Senators to Co-Sponsor the Safe Chemicals Act - TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Safe Chemicals Act, Senate sponsors needed, Toxic Substances Cpmtrol Act, 1976, no safety testing required, industrial chemicals, household products, protect children, vulnerable groups, Take Action! )

- 1157 days ago -
Since 1976, thousands of industrial chemicals -- used in children's products, cleaning products, toys, furniture, electronics and many other products -- have been allowed to reach consumers without safety testing.
Put the Fat Cats on a Diet: Stop Buying Tainted Food From Billion Dollar Corporations
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, prevention, environment, ecosystems, water )

- 1398 days ago -
As the first official Declaration of Occupy Wall Street explained on September 29: "They have poisoned the food supply through negligence, and undermined the farming system through monopolization."
Keep Politics Out of Science ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, safety, protection, health, population )

- 1398 days ago -
The decision to maintain the status quo is deeply disappointing, since greater availability of emergency contraception has the potential to reduce the rate of unintended pregnancy among young women. It is extremely unfortunate that the FDA's expert medic
ACTION ALERT: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Senator Charles Schumer: Promote Legislation That Support GMO Labeling!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, legalisation, labelling, GMO products, research, risks, safety, government )

- 1408 days ago -
Genetically Engineered food has been dominant in the American market since the 1990's. Since the 1990's, there has never been any legislation that requires the proper testing of GMO products for possible health risks.
Asthma for Profit?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, children, drugs, ethics, family, government, healthcare, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, research, risks, safety, treatment, warning )

- 1407 days ago -
... "My son was admitted into the care of Lehigh of Lehigh Valley Hospital on 11/1/11 for a severe asthma attack and was set to be release on 11/8/11 because he had a really good recovery. On November 7th, the night before his release I disagreed" ...
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