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What GMO Labels Really Tell Us
Health & Wellness  (tags: Labeling, anti-GMO extremists, anti-GMO agenda, toxic, health threat, anti-science, anti-technology, Genetic Modification, Artificial Selection, GMOs )

- 16 hours ago -
"What really needs a warning label is the anti-GMO activists' toxic, anti-technology stance. They pose an actual threat to people's health."
IVAW Veterans & CCR Human Rights Attorneys Seek Information on Toxic DU Weapons Use in Iraq
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iraq, depleted uranium, DU weapons, deployment locations, environmental poisoning, clean-up, FOIA request, illness, cancer, contamination, US vets, Iraqis, Afghans, Center for Constitutional Rights, CCR, Iraq Veterans Against the War, IVAW )

- 15 hours ago -
Center for Constitutional Rights submits FOIA request to DOD & State Department on behalf of CCR & IraqVetsAgainsttheWar seeking DU munition deployment locations in Iraq. Only way to deal with health effects & ensure clean-up is full accounting
Help Nick Through His Cancer Battle!
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer prevention, cancer, health )

- 1 day ago -
Help Nick through his cancer battle, also let's raise awareness of this Rare Cancer.
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola - To Sign Please!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, governments, a t, petition, health, wellness )

- 15 hours ago -
More than 3,000 men, women and children have died from Ebola and the World Health Organisation has said that the outbreak is "unparalleled in modern times." Families travel for miles and end up sitting outside overwhelmed clinics.
Kellogg's' Kashi Still Under Legal Fire for Claiming GMO-Laden Foods to Be 'All Natural'
Health & Wellness  (tags: "natural" food labels, GMOs )

- 1 day ago -
A U.S. District judge in Florida has denied Kashi's (owned by Kellogg's) bid to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the corporation for advertising Kashi as 'all natural.' This is a huge step forward for companies who think they can continue to hoodwink...
Ways to Beat Breast Cancer: Top Tips on How Women Can Protect Themselves
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, warning, research, treatment, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, health, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, news )

- 12 hours ago -
One in every eight women will develop the disease during their lifetime but there are ways women can protect themselves against the disease
Organics Board to Review Rules for BPA, GMOs, and GMO Vaccines for Animals [ACTION ALERT!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: BPA, GMOs, GMO vaccines for animals )

- 1 day ago -
The deadline for comments is this week. The National Organic Standards Board will be meeting later this month in Louisville. Fundamental issues that will determine the future of organic foods will be discussed and voted upon.
First U.S. Case Of Ebola Confirmed In Dallas
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola Hits US, Dallas Texas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, The Centers for Disease Control and Prev, US )

- 20 hours ago -
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Tuesday that the first case of Ebola has appeared in the U.S.
Prisoners Demand Removal of 'Carcinogenic' Devices in Israeli Jails
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel state oppression of Palestinian p, Red Cross, World Health Organization, carcinogens, prisoners' rights violations, end the occuaption-siege of Gaza, USA, BDS, human rights, disease, health, investigation, news, safety, protection, food )

- 11 hours ago -
The prisoners said in the letter that the "carcinogenic jamming devices are still invading the prisons," and that they transmit unknown radiation that has led to an outbreak of various diseases among prisoners.
Not a Single Child Untouched By Recent Gaza Conflict, Says UN Rights Expert
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, assault-massacres Gaza 2014, PTSD, Israeli War Crimes:Terrorism, justice, ICC, Israeli reign of terror on Palestinian c, zionism-ethnic cleansing of Palestine, U.N., CHILDREN'S RIGHTS- CRIMES AGAINST HUMANI, BDS )

- 10 hours ago -
Tens of thousands of children live with the trauma of having witnessed the horrific killings of family members, friends, and neighbours before their own eyes.
Your Nose Knows Death Is Imminent
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, research, warning, risks )

- 5 hours ago -
A study shows that losing one's sense of smell strongly predicts death within five years, suggesting that the nose knows when death is imminent, and that smell may serve as a bellwether for the overall state of the body, or as a marker for exposure to env
Our Infant Mortality Rate Is a National Embarrassment
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, health, humans )

- 1 day ago -
The United States has a higher infant mortality rate than any of the other 27 wealthy countries, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control. A baby born in the U.S. is nearly three times as likely to die during her first year of life a
Landmark Into VA Research Center
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, treatment, research, medicine, protection )

- 23 hours ago -
Workers are transforming the landmark on Tulane Avenue into part of the new Veterans Administration medical complex. The circa 1907 building that produced the beer many New Orleanians grew up on will soon be a state of the art research center.
Ebola a Symptom of Ecological and Social Collapse
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, disease, environment, ethics, health, humans, illness, medicine, prevention, science, society, deforestation, ebola, bats, population, food production, societal collapse )

- 7 hours ago -
We learn the meaning of enough and how to share or it is the end of being." ― Dr. Glen Barry The surging Ebola epidemic is the result of broad-based ecological and social collapse including rainforest loss, over-population, poverty and war.
Latest Quarterly Reports on Recent Veterans' Health Care Use
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, ethics, society, treatment, protection, safety )

- 1 day ago -
Find out about OEF/OIF/OND Veterans' use of VA health care facilities and common diagnoses, including PTSD, by viewing the latest reports for the third quarter of fiscal year 2014:
Supporting Disabled Veterans in Adaptive Sports Continues
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, healthcare, healthcare, housing, culture, sports, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 1 day ago -
VA Announces Awardees of Grants that Support Disabled Veterans in Adaptive Sports Approximately 10,000 Veterans and Servicemembers Expected to Benefit
Wall Street Journal Apparently Doesn't Care About Blatant Medical Conflicts of Interest [Action Alert!]
Health & Wellness  (tags: vaccine dangers, Dr. Paul Offit pro-vaccine screed )

- 1 day ago -
Dr. Paul Offit has written another pro-vaccine screed for this powerful publication without one word about all the money he has made as a vaccine developer. Action Alert!
Smart Machines Join Humans in Tracking Africa Ebola Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, technology, study, society, science, scientists, research, investigation, humans, internet, environment, computer, computers, medicine, disease, protection, risks, safety, Africa, ebola, Ebola Outbreak )

- 1 day ago -
Web sites devour piles of disease-related information but still keep a person in the loop to help make sense of the data glut
New Film Honors Nestlé Whistleblower Who Exposed Corporate Deception
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nestle's )

- 14 hours ago -
Food giant's marketing of baby formula may have led to health problems in thousands of developing world children, groups say
Judge: No Obamacare Subsidies Through Federal Insurance Marketplace
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, family, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, society, women, politics, elections )

- 12 hours ago -
"The Affordable Care Act suffered a fresh legal setback on Wednesday, when a federal judge in Oklahoma ruled that the federal government could not provide insurance subsidies to customers in states that declined to set up their own marketplaces under..."
Help Nick Through His Cancer Battle!
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 10 hours ago -
Thank you for all the support already, I still have a long way to go in raising much needed funds. If you could spare a few dollars that will help, only if you have the capacity. nick-through-his-cancer-battle
Math Might Help Crack Mysteries of Schizophrenia
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, study, science, research, humans, environment, treatment, prevention, illness, disease, math, schizophrenia )

- 3 hours ago -
At 32, a year beyond a postdoctoral fellowship, Danielle Bassett could only express unreserved astonishment when she learned that she was one of 21 winners of a 2014 MacArthur Fellowship. Bassett was the youngest this year for one of the so-called. . .
How Much Are Drug Companies Paying Your Doctor?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, politics, money, investments, ethics, finance, abuse, corruption, corporate, medicine, healthcare, health, drugs, safety, risks, drug companies, doctor, money, product, pharmaceutical industry, pharmaceuticals )

- 2 hours ago -
New data released today will promote transparency and help patients know when docs receive money from product makers
Superbugs Should Scare You More Than Ebola in US
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, research, medicine, humans, environment, health, safety, risks, disease, environment, health, illness, medicine, protection, superbugs, ebola, Ebola Outbreak )

- 2 hours ago -
The first case of Ebola in the United States was announced today, with a patient in Dallas who traveled to the US from Liberia. The resultant hysteria and xenophobia prompts this reminder. There is NO need to panic.
Texas Officials Say 80 People May Have Been Exposed To Ebola Patient: Report
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Dallas Texas, hospital, humans, disease, risks, safety, warning, treatment, protection )

- 45 minutes ago -
Texas health officials on Thursday said as many as 80 people were in contact with the Dallas Ebola patient at some point, NBC News reported, marking a significant jump from 18 people authorities had said may have been exposed to the deadly virus.
Hospital 'Dropped the Ball' With Ebola Patient's Travel History, NIH Official Says (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Dallas Texas, hospital mistake, disease, illness, humans, risks, safety, warning, society, health, protection, prevention, ethics, healthcare, news )

- 40 minutes ago -
"A travel history was taken, but it wasn't communicated to the people who were making the decision. ... It was a mistake. They dropped the ball," said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

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