Captive dolphins and whales are transported across the world to aquariums and marine parks. These animals are ripped away from their families and all they know, forced to live in barren concrete tanks. Transportation is a stressful process for them.
A Tampa, Fla. landlord is accused of evicting a couple after the woman received a service dog to help cope with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The couple claims that their landlord, Richard Bavota, told them the dog was a violation of their lease
Tropical rain forests are home to plants that have been used in 65 percent of promising anti~cancer drugs. Now, it turns out that medicinal flowers grow in the Mediterranean climate as well. In the last three years, Israeli and Palestinian researchers
Cage-free eggs, once a niche product for ethically minded (and well-off) shoppers, are suddenly a hot commodity with an unlikely customer: Big Food. Sonic and Burger King are the latest to join a slate of companies promising to ditch eggs produced by cage
Fear of the Zika virus has El Salvador's government telling women to avoid becoming pregnant for the next two years because the virus causes birth defects in newborns. However, these women don't have access to birth control options and are faced with...
The Zika virus is relatively new to the Americas and is spread by the Aedes mosquito. Although there have been no reports of instances of transmission from the mosquito in the U.S., the virus can also be transmitted from an infected pregnant woman to...
A report from the Argentine doctors' organisation, Physicians in the Crop-Sprayed Towns, challenges the theory that the Zika virus epidemic in Brazil is the cause of the increase in the birth defect microcephaly among newborns.
Each year, millions of of families are affected by cancer. Far too many Americans have felt the devastating pain that comes with this diagnosis. And far too many have watched as loved ones suffer and relentlessly fight to combat this disease.
Women make up 50 percent of the world but less than half of women in lower or middle income countries actually have access to sanitary feminine products. Menstruation without sanitary products is a serious barrier to daily life and, in many ways, can...
Impress your valentine with delectable cakes and cookies! Baking with love should include everyone involved, and by using cruelty-free ingredients, youâEUR(TM)ll be spreading compassion to all beings this ValentineâEUR(TM)s Day.
Coke has invested $17 billion in African markets between 2010 and 2020.The increased focus on countries such as India, Brazil, and others is the subject of a new report released Tuesday by the Center for Science in the Public Interest...
Each personâEUR(TM)s life is like a mandala âEUR" a vast, limitless circle. We stand in the center of our own circle, and everything we see, hear and think forms the mandala of our lifeâEUR¦
~ Pema Chodron
Despite all the public hoopla, all the cases of microcephaly being discovered in Brazil have never been scientifically linked to the Zika virus. A group of doctors from South America are now saying the brain deformations the world is witnessing are caused
Chaga tea is a natural healthy drink which is very popular among Russian population especially in Siberia. The tea supports general health, strengthens immune system, detoxifies and energizes the whole body.
Farm workers & consumers at greater risk! Dangers of 7 neurotoxic pesticides recently became even more alarming. Cesar Chavez' UFW & broad coalition of partners fighting to ban toxics, urge you to tell EPA to ban all uses of these 7 poison pesticides now!