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Tell Canada to Ban BPA and Other Harmful Chemicals in Receipts
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, contaminants, carcinogens, petitions, Canada )

Freya
- 70 days ago - act.environmentaldefence.ca
BPA is a widely used toxic chemical in plastics and food cans. It is linked to hormone related cancers such as prostate and breast cancer, obesity and ADHD in children. Today, most receipts and other thermally printed paper are coated with BPA.
PETITION - Ban Canadian Grocery Stores From Throwing Out Food Before It's Best Before Date
Health & Wellness  (tags: ban, canadian, grocery stores, throwing out food, best before date, canada, food, waste, humans )

Lone
- 91 days ago - change.org
Canada wastes $31 billion worth of food every year. By enforcing the same ban as France grocery stores would be forced to donate food that will be thrown out, to food banks. Most of the food thrown out is still perfectly good
PETITION - Health Canada: Glyphosate Isn't Safe Just Because Monsanto Says So
Health & Wellness  (tags: canada, health canada, monsanto, Glyphosate, toxic pesticides, foods, kids food, cheerios, children, diet, health, humans, research, study )

Lone
- 93 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
And studies were used by Health Canada, to justify this toxic pesticide being used on our fields and foods. This is even more concerning now that glyphosate traces have been found in common kids foods like Cheerios and KD.
PETITION - Introduce a Vegetarian Label for Supermarket Products in Canada
Health & Wellness  (tags: vegetarian label, supermarket products, canada, ingredients, canadians, lecithin, glycerol, ascorbic acid, diet, food, health, humans, research )

Lone
- 133 days ago - change.org
Analysing ingredients is not an easy task for the average Canadian. We read terms such as: mono and diglycerides, ascorbic acid, lecithin, and glycerol. Not knowing what these are, we must resort to a google search of at least five ingredients per item
Petition - Please Sign ----Canadian Children Are Worth More Than Just 5% of Cancer Research Dollars
Health & Wellness  (tags: canada, children, Cancer research, parents, Government of Canada, cancer, humans, illness, protection )

Lone
- 152 days ago - change.org
we as parents owe it to our children to stand collectively in solidarity, demanding that the government of Canada take immediate actions in allocating more than 5% of cancer research dollars to Childhood Cancers. We Are Parent's Hear Us Roar!
Keep RBGH-Laced Milk Out of Canada ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: Canada, milk, hormones, dairy supply )

Cher
- 165 days ago - secure.canadians.org
Twenty years ago, Canada made the wise and responsible decision to keep genetically engineered bovine growth hormone (rBGH) out of our dairy supply, protecting the health of cows and consumers across the country.
Tell Your Government: Don't Deny Canadians With Cystic Fibrosis the Medicine They Need ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, Canada, Cystic Fibrosis, medicine )

Cher
- 372 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A drug called Orkambi has been approved by Health Canada and trials show a significant improvement in lung function. Despite support for the drug by the directors of all of Canadas accredited cystic fibrosis clinics, the Canadian Drug Expert Committee
Public Service Announcement: Canine Influenza Virus
Health & Wellness  (tags: public service announcement, canine influenza, virus, dogs, canada, immunity, H3N2, contagious, ontario, disease, health, illness, study )

Lone
- 393 days ago - sp-mar22-psa-canineinfluenzavirus.getresponsepages.com
The H3N2 Canine Influenza Virus (H3N2 CIV) can easily be spread amongst dogs, especially in places like Canada where dogs havenâEUR(TM)t built up a natural immunity. The risk is higher in densely populated communities. H3N2 CIV is highly contagious
Canadian Doctors Protest Their Recent Pay Increase
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care providers, Canada, pay, income )

Freya
- 398 days ago - nationofchange.org
A group that represents doctors and advocates for public health in Quebec is asking that the money instead be allocated to the health care system at large.
Help B.C.'s Kids With Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Issues. Please Pass Bill M-240 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: B.C., Canada, mental health issues, substance abuse, bills, children, protection )

Cher
- 413 days ago - change.org
We want children in British Columbia to get help for their issues with substance abuse,mental illness and sexual exploitation, when they are not capable of helping themselves. Please pass Bill M-240.
When You Have to Give Birth in Secret
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive choices, Canada, First Nations, Native Americans, indigenous peoples, babies, mothers )

Freya
- 464 days ago - todaysparent.com
Indigenous children are, to put it mildly, overrepresented in Canada's child-welfare system. So parents and activists are going to great lengths to protect their kids.
VIDEO - E. Coli Outbreak From Lettuce Shows Problems With Produce Traceability: Expert
Health & Wellness  (tags: E coli outbreak, lettuce, romaine lettuce, produce traceability, canada, toronto, montreal, quebec, contaminated, diet, disease, food, health, humans, illness, prevention )

Lone
- 483 days ago - ctvnews.ca
TORONTO -- A Canadian expert in food distribution says he is surprised by how long it is taking for a recall to be issued after one death and dozens of illnesses in recent weeks have been linked to romaine lettuce contaminated with E. coli
PETITION - PLEASE SIGN - Walkers for Gravely Ill Infants and Toddlers
Health & Wellness  (tags: walkers, gravely ill, infants, toddlers, adjustment, ban, baby walkers, canada, children, babies, disease, health, healthcare, humans, safety )

Lone
- 497 days ago - gopetition.com
My name is Tiffany Payne and I am hoping to make an adjustment to the current ban on baby walkers in Canada so that infants and toddlers with serious and/or life threatening illnesses can have access to them in hospital.
PEETITION - Universal Health Coverage for Dental Care in Canada
Health & Wellness  (tags: universal health covrage, dental caps, canada, oral health, government, health, healthcare, humans, protection, treatment )

Lone
- 522 days ago - change.org
Oral health is a vital component to overall health and wellness, and as such, it is important that all Canadians have equal access to preventative and emergency oral care treatments despite income.
Petition - Ask Canada to Improve Toxic Chemical Regulation
Health & Wellness  (tags: canada, chemicals, harmful ingredients, consumer products, Health issues, endocrine disruption, toxic ingredients, risks, safety, prevention of damages, stronger protection laws )


- 537 days ago - action.environmentaldefence.ca
Every day, Canadians are exposed to many chemicals suspected of having harmful impacts on human health. Our reports show that Canadians are being exposed to a slew of chemicals in consumer products, some of which are linked to endocrine (hormone)...
 

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