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Sign the Petition: Tell the USDA to Label Pink Slime
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, beef, pink slime, FDA, labeling, meat )

Freya
- 10 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Pink slime is back. The ammonia-treated beef additive made from grinding together unused scraps of beef and connective tissue is starting to make a major comeback, with sales up three-fold since 2012.
Over One in Five Women Stalk Exes Using Fake Social Media Profiles
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, women, technology, internet, facebook, stalker, stalking, risks, relationship, social media )

Darren
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
Time to move on, ladies? One-fifth of women stalk exes online using FAKE social media profiles - and one-fifth get in touch with old partners and later regret it (Hell hath no fury like a. . . )
Israel's Extermination of Whole Families in Gaza Reflects Genocidal Impulse
Health & Wellness  (tags: assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 20, Ceasefire agreement, war crimes, BDS, end all Us aid to Israel, ICC, Free Gaza!, free Palestine, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, death, news, terrorism, freedoms, europe, blog, media, world, UnitedNations, Americans )

Jess
- 2 days ago - electronicintifada.net
A ceasefire that took effect on Tuesday evening may stop the flow of blood, but it will not heal the raw wounds of the families of more than 2,100 people killed, nor of the more than eleven thousand injured and 100,000 whose homes were destroyed.
Ontario Residents Warned to Stay Away From Poisonous Caterpillar
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, allergy )

Alexandra
- 2 days ago - metronews.ca
The Middlesex-London Health Unit is warning residents about a garden-variety caterpillar that packs a poisonous punch.
Food Poverty: UK Experts Warn of Rising Levels of Malnutrition
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, healthcare, children, food, nutrition, news, illness )

Nils Ande
- 2 days ago - rt.com
Britain's Faculty of Public Health has linked the growing trend to people's inability to afford quality food. According to the latest figures, there has been a 19-percent increase in the number of UK citizens hospitalized for malnutrition over the past tw
How Snake Venom Could Help Fight Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, snakes, poisonous animals, research, health, protection, medicine, treatment, interesting, research, protection, study )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theweek.com
There's a growing body of research examining the chemicals in various animal and plant toxins and their potential effectiveness in treating conditions from chronic pain to HIV. E
Ice Bucket Challenge Hits Home for Sisters Living With Rare Form of ALS
Health & Wellness  (tags: jals, als, children, disease, health, humans, illness, research, society, study, treatment, SISTERS )

Lone
- 3 days ago - cnews.canoe.ca
Gisele and Sienna are the only known JALS cases in the country. JALS is so rare no one knows how many people suffer from the disease though the number is certainly low.
Recalled Nut Butter List
Health & Wellness  (tags: Whole Foods, recall, nut butter recall, Trader Joe's, Arrowhead Mills, salmonella, nSPIRED Natural Foods )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - fda.gov
nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters (listed below) packaged in glass and plastic jars because they
What Kids' Drawings Say About Their Future Thinking Skills
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, study, Art and Science, intelligence, Psychological Science )

Rodney
- 3 days ago - npr.org
There appears to be an association, though a modest one, between how a child draws at 4 and her thinking skills at 14, according to a published in the journal Psychological Science.
 
 
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