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Petition - Stop Dangerous Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock
Health & Wellness  (tags: Livestock, Factory Farming, Antibiotics in Agriculture, overuse of antibiotics, resistant bacteria, superbugs, risks, Preventive care, stronger controls, Infectious Diseases, safety, protection )

- 572 days ago -
Stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by overusing human antibiotics in cattle. Antibiotics are being used in dangerous amounts on U.S. livestock. Antibiotics are one of the best weapons in the fight against infectious disease - penicillin alone...
Petition - Take Action: Support FDA's Efforts to Better Understand Animal Antibiotic Sales Data
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, Antibiotics in Agriculture, Factory Farming, Inefficiency, immune system, superbugs, infections, alternative methods, Antibiotic resistance, protection, safety, risks )

- 575 days ago -
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) needs to hear from you. Let the agency know that you support its proposal to make data on antibiotics sold for use in livestock and poultry more useful. The agency's proposal would establish a method for...
Take the Friday Pledge 'No Monsanto' - to Sign Please!
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMOs, Monsanto, food, Friday, factory farming )

- 1699 days ago -
You're also fattening Monsanto's bottom line--because 90 percent of America's non-organic animal feed comes from genetically engineered crops.
FARMAGEDDON on Film - The Raw Truth About Factory Farming -VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: Factory farming, food, investigation, animals, land, waste, animal cruelty, planet earth, health, humans, disease, environment, abuse )

- 1951 days ago -
It's time to unscrew our food Our food system is screwed. We are suffering; our lands are suffering; animals are suffering. We need to turn things around; we need to stop factory farming. (Warning: contains flashing images).
REPORT: Superbug Dangers in Chicken Linked to 8 Million At-Risk Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotic resistance, chicken, factory farming, health, superbugs )

- 2502 days ago -
A growing number of medical researchers say more than 8 million women are at risk of difficult-to-treat bladder infections because superbugs - resistant to antibiotics and growing in chickens - are being transmitted to humans in the form of E. coli.
ACTION ALERT: Prohibit the Creation of the Largest Farm-Factory in France! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: factory farming, animal suffering, france, risks, enviornment, village, threatened, communiites )

- 2560 days ago -
We live in a village in the Somme, 4 km from Abbeville, and we are frightened. A construction contractor in the North, Mr. Ramery, plans to install a stable of 1,000 dairy cows and 750 calves, and a biogas plant in the communes of-the-Dr
Health & Wellness  (tags: factory farming, cattle feedlot, cruelty, health, illness, family, environment )

- 3111 days ago -
Bion Environmental Technologies plans to build what it's calling an "Integrated Livestock and Ethanol Project" in Oswego County, New York that would include a beef cattle feedlot and ethanol and beef processing. It would introduce a 72,000-head CAFO,
ACTION ALERT:Ask Veterinarians to Support the Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act
Health & Wellness  (tags: Factory Farming, antibiotics, Veterinarians, AnimalWelfare, animals, humans, law, drugs, food, illness, medicine )

- 3416 days ago -
There are 275 organizations that support federal legislation that would end the preventative use of antibiotics in agriculture. Factory farms routinely pump their animals full of antibiotics in an attempt to counteract their overcrowded, unsanitary
Flu Factories: Tracing the Origins of the Swine Flu Pandemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: flu pandemic, connection, factory farming, health, animal welfare, humans, illness )

- 3497 days ago -
In this one-hour presentation, Dr. Greger explores the role factory farming played in the emergence of the current flu pandemic, which has likely infected more than a million Americans.
Who Controls Your Food?
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, factory farming, local farms, illegals, Monsanto )

- 3644 days ago -
If you're an environmentalist who twitches nervously whenever people start talking about food -- because you never got around to reading The Omnivore's Dilemma or Fast Food Nation -- you're in luck. The now eco-famous authors of those books -- Eric Schlosser
Could It Be? Oprah Going Vegan?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, animals, factory farming )

- 4022 days ago -
She speaks of "spiritual integrity." How can you say you're trying to spiritually evolve, without even a thought about what happens to the animals whose lives are sacrificed in the name of gluttony?
(US) Is Your Supper Putting You at Risk for Superbugs?
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, MRSA, anti-biotic resistent bacteria, factory farming )

- 4202 days ago -
The rise in antibiotic-resistant superbugs like MRSA can largely be attributed to the overuse of antibiotics--in humans and animals.
Science Daily : "Hepatitis E In Europe: Are Pigs Or Pork The Problem?"
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hepatitis E, pigs, europe, diseases, factory farming, animal to human )

- 4263 days ago -
Hepatitis E virus infections can be fatal in pregnant women, but until recently doctors thought the disease was confined to China, India and developing countries. Now Europeans are also contracting the disease here, according to scientists.

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