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Discovery One Step Closer to Cause of Schizophrenia
Health & Wellness  (tags: synaptic pruning, neuronal transmissions, schizophrenia and C4 genes, genetics, mental health )

Nancy
- 12 days ago - cnn.com
Looking at the genes of 64,000 people, those who struggled with schizophrenia had C4 genes that produced overactive forms of the C4-A protein.
Alliance For Natural Health ACTION Page
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, Alliance for Natural Health, toxic chems, medicine )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - anh-usa.org
Several actions regarding health, nature and politics.
There Is Another Crime Happening in Flint On Top of the Poisoning The Victims Can Not Sue
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint, Michigan, sue, poisoned water, toxic water, doctrine of sovereign immunity, United States )

Unpacking
- 5 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
In any other instance in which an individual or group of individuals is harmed those individuals could seek damages. Thanks to what is called the doctrine of sovereign immunity in the United States the govt cannot sued unless it waives it immunity.
Navajo Water Supply Is More Horrific Than Flint But No One Cares Because They Are Native American
Health & Wellness  (tags: Navajo, water, toxic, uranium mines, spillage, poison water, mining )

Unpacking
- 9 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
This has been ongoing since the 1950s! I have brought this story to the C2 membership before in various articles but I am not Rachel Maddow. I have sent this story into various media outlets can others join me in doing so? If enough of us do maybe?
PETITION - Don't Pay for Toxic Drinking Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint water crisis, toxic contamination, responsibility, water quality standards, water costs, accountability, prevention of further pollution, Restore Act, protection )

Sabine
- 14 days ago - forcechange.com
Water in the city of Flint, Michigan is unfit for human consumption. It has been poisoned with lead and other contaminants since 2014 and citizens are being forced to pay for it. Even with Flint now getting their water from a different source,...
President Obama Please Come To Flint Michigan - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint, Michigan, President Obama, Gov. Snyder, toxic water, Flint River, poisoned residents, lead, Legionnaire's Disease, deaths )

Unpacking
- 22 days ago - michaelmoore.com
To cut costs Republican Gov Snyder and his Administration took over the city of Flint from its duly elected leaders unhooked the city from its fresh water supply of Lake Huron and then made the people drink the toxic water from the Flint River.
Native American Women Disappearing at An Alarming Rate and Police Are Completely Ignoring It - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Native Americans, murder, abductions, disappearing, Indian women, petition, Lakota Law Project )

Unpacking
- 19 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
Police ignoring Native Americans is nothing new nor is the fact that police kill Native Americans at a higher rate than any other group in America. Please also sign the petition under the photo graphic on the article.
Is Your Moisturizer Increasing Your Cancer Risk?
Health & Wellness  (tags: moisturizers, parabens, Sodium lauryl sulfate, Isopropyl palmitate, BHT, coconut oil )

Nancy
- 29 days ago - diet-sage.com
The skin is closely linked to the blood stream; it turns out that many of the creams and chemicals applied to our skin get absorbed into our blood stream- yuck!
OUR BROKEN TOXICS LAW IS FAILING BABIES ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxic chemicals, babies, children, prevention, risks, health )

Nancy
- 29 days ago - ewg.org
Bills to overhaul federal toxic chemicals policies are now moving through Congress. They would require that all chemicals be proven safe for children before they can be sold.
 
 
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