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Health & Wellness

New England Journal of Medicine Article Calls for Labeling of GM Foods ACTIONS
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo labeling, prevention, health, food, children, research, safety )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - foodrevolution.org
The authors believe labeling will have multiple benefits. It will help track the emergence of new food allergies and better evaluate the effects of chemical herbicides applied to GM foods.
SIGN THE PLEDGE: DonâEUR(TM)t Buy Produce Grown With Oil Contaminated Water ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: oil industry wastewater, health, toxic water, farming, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 21 days ago - act.couragecampaign.org
A recent scientific study by Water Defense showed that treated oil wastewater being sold to California farmers contained acetone, oil, and methylene chloride -- a known carcinogen -- as high as 56 parts per billion.
Tell NRC to Reject Efforts By Pro-Nuke Fanatics to Weaken Radiation Standards ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: radiation standards, health, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, “hormesis” model, LNT model )

Nancy
- 15 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Emergency Planning Zones would be significantly reduced or abolished entirely. Instead of being forced to spend money to limit radiation releases, nuclear utilities could pocket greater profits.
Summer Camps for Children Suffering From PTSD Open Throughout Gaza
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza, trauma, children, PCRF, Palestine Children's Relief Fund, PTSD, Center for Mind Body Medicine, CMBM, Cycling4Gaza )

Evelyn
- 23 days ago - pcrf.net
Summer camps for children who are suffering from psychological trauma after last summer's attacks on Gaza, and the continuing siege. After careful selection of children traumatized, volunteers got training from the Center for Mind Body Medicine (CMBM)
Facing Rising Dental Costs, Seniors Head to Mexico
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, senior citizens, ethics, dental insurance, dental treatment costs, healthcare, Mexico, government, medicine, interesting, research, protection, treatment, news, health, society )

Carrie
- 24 days ago - santafenewmexican.com
About 60 percent of Americans have dental insurance coverage. But, even so, the nation's older population has been largely left behind. Nearly 70 percent of seniors are not insured, according to a study compiled by Oral Health America.
1M Gallons of Waste in Animas River Threatens New Mexico Water Supply ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: EPA, 'accidental spill', environment, water supply, health, warning, humans, government, family, safety, risks )

Carrie
- 27 days ago - krqe.com
A mine waste spill inadvertently caused by environmental cleanup work spewed about a million gallons of orange-colored discharge into a tributary of the Animas River on Wednesday.
One Year After Shelling Gaza's Hospitals, Israel Starves Them of Power
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Human Rights, Israel, Gaza, electricity, humans, health, risks, safety, treatment, abuse, ethics, news, healthcare )

Carrie
- 25 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The problems besetting this hospital illustrate how it has been under constant attack by one means or another for many years. In July 2014, it was shelled during Operation Protective Edge, Israel's 51-day bombardment of Gaza.
Does This Ebola Vaccine Herald the End of the Virus?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Ebola, Ebola virus, Ebola vaccine, virus, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, healthcare, health, disease )

Darren
- 28 days ago - scientificamerican.com
An expert weighs in on what the promising study results will mean for future outbreaks
Palestinian Toddler Killed in Israeli Settler Arson Attack, Family Treated at MAP-Supported Burns Unit
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, 'Medical Aid for Palestinians' ~ MAP, children, Israel, Palestine, healthcare, ethics, family, health, humans, medicine, news, treatment )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - map-uk.org
An 18-month-old Palestinian child has been killed in an arson attack by Israeli settlers on his home in Duma in the West Bank. His parents and five-year-old brother were also injured in the attack and are in critical condition.
Justice for Tularosa Basin Downwinders ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'Downwinders' of Tularosa, NM, environment, health, government, illness, disease, cancer, risks, safety, protection, humans, ethics, family, news )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - tomudall.senate.gov
This month marks the 70th anniversary of the first detonation of an atomic bomb, the Trinity test in Southern New Mexico.The people who lived in the area are called "downwinders" because they were exposed to clouds of radiation that blew from the ...
 
 
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