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Paul McCartney and His Family Tell the World to Go Meat-Free in Inspiring New Short Film (VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Paul McCartney, Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Mother Earth, biodiversity, climate-change, conservation, healthconditions, Sustainabililty, prevention, meat-free, Meat Free Monday )

- 585 days ago -
Narrated by Paul McCartney, Yann Arthus-Bertrand's signature aerial footage features stunning glimpses of the beautiful "delicate balance" of Mother Earth's incredible biodiversity, tackles an issue related to climate change, the degradation of our earth
Small Farmers - Not Corporations Like Monsanto - Are the Key to Food Security
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, farming, biodiversity, crops, GMOs, greed, Big Agra )

- 1114 days ago -
Humanity has been eating 8,500 different plant species. Today we are being condemned to eat GM corn and soy.
USDA Whistleblower Accuses Agency of Censorship of Pesticide Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: biodiversity, food, neonicotinoids, USDA, safety )

- 1261 days ago -
Dr. Jonathan Lundgren, agro-ecologist and entomologist hoped that if he kept his head down, the increasing aggression would dissipate. But it didn't. His work continued to be disrupted along with his ability to communicate with other colleagues.
What Industry DoesnâEUR(TM)t Want You to Know About Microbeads
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, biodiversity, risks, health, animated short description, plastic beads, Johnson and Johnson, #banthebead )

- 1358 days ago -
The California Governor is poised to sign, landmark legislation that would eliminate plastic microbeads from personal care products and close loopholes in microbeads bans passed in Illinois and several other states. It will be the model for the country
Farmed Salmon Rejected Over Huge Spike in Antibiotic Use Due to Bacterial Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: biodiversity, food, health )

- 1422 days ago -
To battle Piscirickettsiosis (or SRS) bacteria, which causes lesions, hemorrhaging and swollen kidneys and spleens, and ultimately death in infected fish, Chilean farmers are using ever increasing amount of antibiotics.
What's Causing the West Nile Virus Outbreak?
Health & Wellness  (tags: climate change, biodiversity, illness, disease, health, environment, healthcare, investigation, protection, research, safety, prevention, risks, science, warning, medicine )

- 2435 days ago -
This year is one of the worst ever in the US for this mosquito-borne illness. Here are a few possible explanations.
Please Sign: Tell Europe to End Patents on Plants and Animals
Health & Wellness  (tags: European Parliament, Office of Patents, biodiversity, GMO, corporate ownership of plants and animal, risks, nutrition, protection, ethics, food, farming, environment, seeds, biotechnology, abuse )

- 2466 days ago -
In an open letter to the European Parliament individuals, NGOs and farmers' organizations around the globe are insisting that patents on animals and plants be discontinued. Among negative effects is the stifling of innovation and biodiversity.
Pesticide-Induced Diseases Database Launched
Health & Wellness  (tags: agriculture, asthma, autism, bees, biodiversity, cancer, disease, environment, food, health, organics, pesticides. wildlife, water )

- 3222 days ago -
Links to pesticide exposure are being found to a number of preventable diseases -- including asthma, autism and learning disabilities, birth defects and reproductive dysfunction, diabetes, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases, and several types of cancer.
Tpo 10 Reasons to Label Genetically Engineered Foods
Health & Wellness  (tags: allergies, biodiversity, diet, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMO, health, pesticides, risks )

- 3245 days ago -
An overview of the health and environmental costs of genetically engineered foods. Please read the links attached to the slides, particularly the links on threat to life, birth defects and testing.
The Future of Food Now Streaming Live on Lily Films Website
Health & Wellness  (tags: biodiversity, diet, environment, ethics, food, government, GMO, health, humans, nutrition, pesticides, research, risks, safety )

- 3256 days ago -
Lily Films is now streaming The Future of Food, the groundbreaking documentary by filmmaker Deborah Koons Garcia on the industrial food system, genetic engineering, the patenting of life and farmers' rights.

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