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

- 609 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 )

- 605 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 )

- 604 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 )

- 606 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 )

- 611 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 )

- 612 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 )

- 628 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 )

- 615 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 )

- 619 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 )

- 678 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 -
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