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Health & Wellness

Mad Cow, Eye Cancer, Feces In Your Food? The Price of Cutting Back on Meat Inspectors
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, meat, inspectors, inspections, USDA )

Freya
- 205 days ago - alternet.org
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 )

Lyne
- 205 days ago - peta.vg
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 )

Nancy
- 779 days ago - aclu.org
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! )

Judy
- 776 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
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 )

Nancy
- 1018 days ago - organicconsumers.org
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 )

Nancy
- 1018 days ago - secure3.convio.net
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 )

Simone
- 1028 days ago - change.org
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 )

Sheldon
- 1027 days ago - care2.com
... "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" ...
So What Does It Mean That Studies Reveal That Moderate Drinkers Are Healthier Than Teetotalers ?
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, illness, healthcare, health, alcohol consumption, warning, risks, study, protection, research, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, disease, food, interesting, humans )

Cal
- 1027 days ago - alternet.org
We all know that drinking too much can be bad for us; but did you know that drinking too little could be hazardous?
ACTION ALERT: Demand Wider Adoption Of The Elder Economic Security Initiative To Help The Elderly Poor! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: elderly humans, healthcare, poverty, protection, economic security, safety )

Simone
- 1115 days ago - forcechange.com
Older Americans are finding that after years of work and contributing to those programs that were designed to provide economic security in late life, the benefits received from Social Security and Medicare are still inadequate in covering food, housing,
 
 
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