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Vegan Crops Produce 1900% More Protein Than Raising Animals for Beef or Eggs, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: protein, vegan, animals, beef, eggs, study, agriculture, water loss, desertification, extinction, humans, diet, health )

Lone
- 128 days ago - livekindly.co
As well as increased food production, shifting toward plant-based foods could largely reduce the strain on the planet; animal agriculture is a driver of water loss, desertification, ocean dead zones, and species extinction
Tell the Senate: Untested Drugs Shouldn't Be Used on Food Animals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, food, drugs, protection )

Cher
- 316 days ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
The pharmaceutical industry is trying to get a federal exemption to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) drug approval process which allows a drug to be marketed for 5 years without demonstrating efficacy.
Die Like A Dog
Health & Wellness  (tags: Old Yeller, Euthanasia, terminal condition, pain, suffering, death, animals, humans, die like a dog )

Sheryl
- 372 days ago - aeon.co
Why do we give our dogs a better death than we give ourselves?
Tell Congress: Stop the Overuse of Antibiotics on Industrial Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: livestock antibiotic use, health, humans, animals )

Nita
- 383 days ago - uspirg.webaction.org
Lawmakers will vote soon on a proposal that allows pharmaceutical companies to sell more drugs to industrial farms. We need less antibiotic use, not more, to combat drug resistant superbugs.
City Upbringing, Without Pets, Boosts Vulnerability to Mental Illness
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, pets, GoodNews, goodnews, children, research, illness, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Glenn
- 387 days ago - eurekalert.org
Children raised in a rural environment, surrounded by animals and bacteria-laden dust, grow up to have more stress-resilient immune systems and might be at lower risk of mental illness than pet-free city dwellers.
Save the Planet; Eat An Insect
Health & Wellness  (tags: eating insects, animals, insects, organic residues, diet, food, health, humans, research )

Lone
- 466 days ago - davidsuzuki.org
After feeding the hungry with the highest quality unsold portions of our food, we could feed our breeding animals with insects raised on organic residues from grocery stores and restaurant kitchens.
PETITION: Expand Dairy Plant-Based Alternatives at Carleton University!
Health & Wellness  (tags: DAIRY PLANT-BASED ALTERNATIVES, Carleton University, Dairy products, plant-based, Carleton Animal Defence, students, animals, diet, health, food, healthcare, humans )

Lone
- 559 days ago - change.org
All dairy products can easily be replaced with plant-based versions. Carleton Animal Defense is asking that Carleton University provides dairy free plant-based alternatives, for both students and the benefits of the animals
The Trick to Saving Chimps From Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, ebola, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, wildlife, disease )

Lone
- 779 days ago - thestar.com
A new study has shown great promise for an oral Ebola vaccine for chimpanzees and gorillas. But limits on testing are hampering the effort.
Take Up Kindness This Lent âEUR" Give Up Meat - PLEASE PLEDGE
Health & Wellness  (tags: vegan, lent, animals, environment, health, diet, humans )

Lone
- 813 days ago - action.peta.org.uk
Whatever our religious views, Lent is often a period for reflection and for setting new challenges for ourselves. What better time, then, to make a positive change that will help animals, the environment and your health all at once âEUR" by going vegan!
How Forest Loss Is Leading To a Rise in Human Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: forests, destruction, deforestation, environment, health conditions, imbalance, malaria, dengue, yellow fever, leptospirosis, Chikungunya, animals, humans, health, protection, Yale )

Evelyn
- 1182 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Growing scientific evidence shows that the felling of tropical forests creates optimal conditions for the spread of mosquito-borne scourges, including malaria, dengue, & yellow fever. Primates & other animals are also spreading disease from cleared forest
How Showing Compassion for Animals Can Improve Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: compassion, animals, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Nita
- 1236 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The effects of compassion are far reaching and have been shown to have benefits for physical as well as psychological health.
Farmers Urged to Cut Antibiotic Use
Health & Wellness  (tags: Farmers, to cut antibiotic use, agriculture, animals, threat to human health )

Rosie
- 1261 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Farmers need to dramatically cut the amount of antibiotics used in agriculture because of the threat to human health a report says. Some infections are becoming impossible to treat due to the excessive use of antibiotics, more than half used in animals.
The Shocking Ways Your Cosmetics Might Be Harming Animals and How to Choose Better
Health & Wellness  (tags: cosmetics, hmans, animals, chemicals, health, humans, research, science )

Lone
- 1334 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
From cosmetic ingredient testing to chemicals used in products and their packaging, here are a few different ways cosmetics can potentially harm animals (and humans).
On Paws and Needles: How Pet Acupuncture Can Get a Dog to Smile
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, acupuncture, needles, pet acupuncture, AlternativeMed, disease, health, healthcare, illness )

Lone
- 1339 days ago - thestar.com
Sticking needles in nerve bundles has never felt so good for Dr. Galina Bershteyn. ItâEUR(TM)s even better if her patient begins to drool âEUR" or wag its tail.
Woman Starts A Senior Dog Retirement Home For Unwanted, Older Pets ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: animals, elder care for dogs, retirement home, diet, exercise, food, health, illness, ethics, medicine, nutrition, society, humans, interesting, protection, women, family, news )

Carrie
- 1426 days ago - iheartdogs.com
If you think that it's only humans who have retirement homes, think again. Dogs have retirement homes too. And if you're wondering what life is like in a dog's retirement home, then read on and watch the video below.
 

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