START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Health & Wellness

TAKE ACTION: Tell Tobacco Companies to End Child Labor on Tobacco Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: child Labor, disease, tobacco industry, laws, ethics, safety, risks )

- 8 hours ago -
Today, thousands of child farmworkers spend summers working in tobacco, often to earn money needed for books, school supplies, and backpacks, or to help their parents pay the bills.
How to Spot Fake Olive Oil and Why You Should
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, food, health, olive oil, fake olive oil )

Cheryl A.
- 9 hours ago -
"Instead, most olive oils that are sold have been either mixed with canola or colza oil, or are blended with a cruder version of olive oil and then chemically colored and flavored." Peace
Belarus Farmer Serves Chernobyllized Milk to Customers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, radiation, Chernobyl, diet, food, family, children, cancer, healthcare, medicine, risks, safety, warning, women, prevention, illness )

- 1 day ago - me-depot-they-did-the-wrong-thing-in-firing-kenny- grant/ I am trying to right a wrong please sign and forward this petition! I am happy to do the same for you!
Whistleblower Nurse Warns Of Forced Flu Shots In US Hospitals |
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, protection, health, disease, drugs, prevention, research, safety, warning, medicine, risks )

- 1 day ago -
A whistleblower nurse has described her experience inside a hospital that has taken orders to unknowingly force vaccinate patients with the flu shot.<br
US Health Firms, Haifa Hospital Team Up to âEUR~IncubateâEUR(TM) Digital Medicine Start-Ups
Health & Wellness  (tags: start-up, medical technology, israel, USA, cooperation )

- 1 day ago -
MindUP is planned to house dozens of companies dealing in telemedicine, hospital tech, wearable and implantable diagnostic sensors
The Science Behind Yoga and Stress
Health & Wellness  (tags: yoga, yoga and stress, yoga poses, brain chemstry, nerve connections )

- 17 hours ago -
What does bending your body into yoga poses do to your brain chemistry and nerve connections?
Is the WHO Incompetent?
Health & Wellness  (tags: humanrights, politics, WHO, world, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, medicine, illness, risks, research, disease, cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, nutrition, diet, drugs, family, food, children, babies, environment, death )

- 16 hours ago - me-depot-they-did-the-wrong-thing-in-firing-kenny- grant/ I am trying to right a wrong please sign and forward this petition! I am happy to do the same for you!
Woman Dies in Jail Without Being Convicted Due to Medical Negligence
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, constitution, crime, ethics, freedoms, SupremeCourt, law, police, women, rights, sadness, safety, religion, politics, family, death, corruption, children, abuse, americans, healthcare, medicine, women )

- 1 day ago -
The medical profession needs to have much more presence in prisons with dotted line authority back to the DOJ and a Congressional overseer
Republicans Want to Deny Poor Children Nutritious Food in School
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, constitution, schools, poor, ethics, freedoms, usa, SupremeCourt, politics, republicans, healthcare, food, diet, nutrition )

- 1 day ago -
It is not the fault of the children that they are poor and perhaps not even that of the parents,But as a society we need to look out for the poor.
The Only Promises You Should Make to Yourself...
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 1 day ago -
We are always striving to improve as people. Whether it's in the way we act, the way we control our emotions, or what we choose to say
Taiwan Recalls Quaker Oats Products Imported From U.S. After Detecting Glyphosate
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, disease, food, healthcare, humans, nutrition, risks, safety, warning, glyphosate, deliberated poisoning, Taiwan )

- 6 hours ago -
More bad news for Quaker Oats. A random inspection from TaiwanâEUR(TM)s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) detected glyphosate in 10 out of 36 oatmeal products it tested, exceeding the countryâEUR(TM)s legal limit. The 10 products, including those from the...
The Wrenching Dilemmas of a Caring Doctor Helping Those in Pain
Health & Wellness  (tags: pain, medicine, suffering, pills, doctors )

- 1 day ago -
No one has all the answers to the intractable problem of dealing with pain.
C8,PFOA Teflon Harmful Byproducts Spread Around the World
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, water, wildlife, world, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, healthcare, medicine, research, risks, safety, prevention, study, illness, food, diet, death, cancer, investigation )

- 1 day ago -
Time and again we see that the more we separate ourselves from nature and working within its boundaries, the more environmental and other problems we have
What Big Pharma Does Not Want You to Know About the Opioid Epidemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, pills, pain killers, opioids, Big Pharma, greed )

- 9 hours ago -
The Pharma-driven opioid epidemic may be as big a con as the mortgage housing bubble collapse.

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

Top Story Analysts in Health & Wellness

1. Carole K.   16 notes,
  88% popular

2. Pat B.   8 notes,
  88% popular

3. Anne M No Fwd Pls   7 notes,
  86% popular

4. Ronald Yeoh   5 notes,
  80% popular

5. Ben Oscarsito   5 notes,
  80% popular

6. Anna P.   13 notes,
  62% popular

7. Marianne R.   10 notes,
  60% popular

8. .   5 notes,
  60% popular

9. Daniel N.   7 notes,
  57% popular

10. Anne M.   7 notes,
  57% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
AniMae C. 846
Natasha very busy 590
Darren Woolsey 449
Janice Banks 385
Ed Site Issues V. 290

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!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!