Start A Petition

Monica's News

Health & Wellness

Tell Congress-Protect Clean Water ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: water, family, pollutants, toxins, health, children )

- 1512 days ago -
This crucial update to the Clean Water Act safeguards will stop unchecked dumping of dangerous pollutants like pesticides, fecal coliform bacteria, pesticides and other pollutants into our water.
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: How to Limit Added Sugar in Your Diet
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, sugar, sugar cravings, research, diet, disease, healthcare, protection )

- 1508 days ago -
If you want to decrease your risk for heart disease, it may be important for you to reduce the added sugar in your diet.
Tell Negotiators: Don't Undermine Progress on Toxic Chemicals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, toxic chemicals, protection, family, kids )

- 1507 days ago -
Our efforts to protect families and future generations from toxic chemicals could be dismantled by closed door, secret negotiations for a new U.S.-EU trade agreement known as TTIP (or TAFTA).
Tell Prime Minister Harper: Don't Sabotage Our Public Health Care ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, Canada, health care, protection )

- 1509 days ago -
Please join thousands and send a message to your Member of Parliament, Prime Minister Harper, and Health Minister Rona Ambrose: Stop the sabotage! Defend Canada's public health care now. - Then share this with everyone.
6 Things to Know About the New Food Labels
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, labels, protection )

- 1514 days ago -
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing a change to food labels for the first time in 20 years.
Protecting Kids From Pesticides Begins With Us ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, children, health, protection )

- 1515 days ago -
The science is clear. Kids today are sicker than they were a generation ago, and pesticides are part of the reason why.
'Cancer Eye' a Common Reason for USDA Condemnations
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rancho Feeding Slaughterhouse, USDA, sick cows, eye cancer, safety, research, society, protection, investigation, health, government, food, ethics )

- 1531 days ago -
If media reports prove to be true, the U.S. Department of Agriculture shut down the Rancho Feeding slaughterhouse in northern California because the facility was processing cows with eye cancer.
Protect California's Kids From Dangerous Pesticides ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, pesticides, protection, children, health )

- 1518 days ago -
Chlorpyrifos, a dangerous pesticide that causes serious neurological harm in fetuses and children, has been banned from almost all household uses since 2001.
Tell Congress It's Time to Pass Safe Cosmetics Legislation ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, protection, safe cosmetics, environment )

- 1522 days ago -
Tell Congress it's time for safe cosmetics legislation that will prevent exposure to harmful chemicals.
Thank Whole Foods for Pledging to Stop Selling Produce Grown in Sewage Sludge ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: sewage sludge, food, prevention, family, disease, fertilizer )

- 1581 days ago -
Activist and educated shopper Mario Ciasulli received word from the company that prohibiting the use of sewage sludge as a "fertilizer" will be part of the core requirements. Thank Whole Foods for listening to consumers, ask it to make this announcement -
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
Monica's contributions
Stories submitted:
Front Page stories:
Noted in Past Week:
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

New to Care2? Start Here.