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Click to Donate Site - Help Fight Hunger in Brazil
Health & Wellness  (tags: click-to-donate site, cliquealimentos, brazil, fight hunger )

Sai Krish
- 1 day ago -
Users can click once every five minutes. Every time a user clicks, and selects one of the 17 provinces to donate food, sponsors provide 1kg of food
NO Sen Graham "It's Congress & Those Served 'Responsibility' The VA Provides Veterans With Care They Deserve"
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, ethics, violence, world, treatment, research, medicine )

- 5 hours ago -
A new proposal before the United States Senate could put increased pressure on a federal program for veterans that many say already doesnâEUR(TM)t work. A group of senatorsâEUR"led by John McCain (R-AZ) and including Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Thom Tillis (R-NC)
Public Pools and Hot Tubs Closed Due to Dirty Water: CDC
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, illness, protection, safety, warning, health, news, society )

- 1 day ago -
Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have noted that many public pools and hot tubs contain dirty water, which warrants for their closure. The CDC reported that thousands of public water venues violate safety regulations resulting
This Biotech Company Wants the Power to Deny Patients Access to Their Own Genetic Information @Alternet
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, protection, prevention, study, treatment, society, medicine, disease, risks, safety, research, law, culture, abuse, rights )

- 22 hours ago -
Myriad Genetics has already provoked ire for its former monopoly on testing for genes associated with breast, ovarian and prostate cancer.
How to Stop Negative Thoughts
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 1 day ago -
Negative thoughts are one of the biggest problems we face in this modern world.
The Zika Virus Is Basically Our Fault, WHO Chief Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, healthcare, treatment )

- 23 hours ago -
The Zika epidemic and the birth defects its causing are both the fault of governments that abandoned programs to control mosquitoes and to provide even the most basic family planning assistance to young women.
Need Help Going Vegan? Get a Vegan Mentor!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food )

- 22 hours ago -
Not sure how to go vegan? Sign up for PETAâEUR(TM)s Vegan Mentor Program and a seasoned vegan will guide you to a cruelty-free lifestyle.
Why This School District Became The First In North America To Go 100% Organic & Non-GMO
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, diet, drugs, family, food, healthcare, interesting, nutrition, prevention, protection, safety, GMO´s, school meals )

- 17 hours ago -
Last year, Sausalito Marin City School District became the very first completely organic and non-GMO district in the country. Its two schools are Bayside MLK Jr. Academy in Marin City and Willow Creek Academy in Sausalit. The program aims to....
Obamacare Sticker Shock: Price Hikes Are on the Way
Health & Wellness  (tags: ObamaCare )

- 2 hours ago -
Obamacare plan customers should brace for sticker shock when the administration posts insurers' preliminary rate requests for 2017 this week.
The "Antibiotic Apocalypse" Is Upon Us: Five Ways We Can Turn Things Around
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic resistance, Infectious Diseases, Antibiotics in Agriculture, antimicrobial resistance (AMR), WHO, prevention, safety, science, health, research, protection, healthcare, medicine )

- 1 day ago -
My main terror. Antibiotic-resistant diseases kill 700,000 people per year, but a new report shows all hope is not lost
Beer Wont Shed Your Kilos, But Compound From Hops Might
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, interesting, society, off-beat, news, health, research, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 1 day ago -
Turns out, a certain compound found in one of the main ingredients of beer can actually lower cholesterol, blood sugar and weight gain, suggests a recent study.
Zika Is Coming, But WeâEUR(TM)re Far From Ready - The Washington Post
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika Virus, CDC, WHO, US Congress, European Union, Epidemic Control, Aedes aegypti mosquito, politics, risks, women, disease, environment, government, medicine, prevention, health, children )

- 1 day ago -
Zika Virus is here! The good news is that both the House and Senate have finally passed bills that would provide some funding to combat the Zika virus. The bad news is that this action comes more than three months after President Obama requested the aid.
Most Conventional Breakfast Cereals Are Subjected to Intense Chemical Fumigation Before Packaging
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, children, diet, disease, drugs, ethics, food, health, illness, investigation, research, risks, nutrition, warning )

- 17 hours ago -
Growing fields are not the only place where conventional and genetically-modified (GM) food crops are exposed to a barrage of toxic chemicals. It may come as a surprise to some, but many of the ingredients used in popular breakfast cereals are heavily..
California High School Forces Children to Watch Vaccine Propaganda Film and Give 'Correct' Answers or Be Penalized
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, research, warning, protection, risks, health, government, disease, interesting, prevention )

- 17 hours ago -
At Redondo Beach Union High School in Redondo Beach, California, tenth graders are forced to watch a vaccine propaganda film, then provide the "correct" answers in a graded test. Click here to see the vaccine propaganda test that tenth graders must take.
Facebook Expresses Regret for Plus-Size Ad Ban
Health & Wellness  (tags: risks, humans )

- 17 minutes ago -
Facebook has apologized after refusing to run Associate in Nursing advert that includes plus-sized model Tess Holliday sporting a two-piece.

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