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Phase Out Aspartame in Diet Soft Drinks
Health & Wellness  (tags: soft drinks, aspartame, research?, dangerous, harmful, diet, disease, cancer, safety, risks )

- 1095 days ago -
Even if it's not as dangerous as some claim it is,it's far from harmless.People with certain conditions,such as phenylketonuria or clinical depression,have reported that consumption of aspartame has made their condition worse,or had an adverse effect..
Five Reasons Why You Should Probably Stop Using Antibacterial Soap
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibacterial soap, FDA, dangerous, health, humans, research, society )

- 1372 days ago -
As the FDA recently noted, antibacterial products are no more effective than soap and water, and could be dangerous
Why You Should Save Your Pet From Thirdhand Smoke
Health & Wellness  (tags: thirdhand smoke, smokers, pets, cats, dogs, dangerous )

- 1599 days ago -
We all know of the dangers of smoking and second-hand smoke, but do you know about the dangers of thirdhand smoke? Sometimes known as ETS (environmental tobacco smoke), when residue from smoke remains on furniture, rugs, curtains, fabric lampshades...
Sign the Petition: Tell the EPA and Justice Department to Crack Down on "Coal Rollers"
Health & Wellness  (tags: Coal Rolling, coal rollers, Petition, environmental disaster, dangerous, safety risk )

- 1811 days ago -
Coal rolling is an environmental disaster and a public safety risk. Some even make it a sport to emit the black smoke when a Prius is behind them, or to bicyclists, which can blind the driver and therefore makes it a dangerous public safety hazard.
Seeds of Death   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Seeds of Death, Monsanto, GMO's, genetically modified, independent studies of food, damaged organs, immune system, urgent, dangerous, DNA, autism, GI tract )

- 2126 days ago -
Every single independent study conducted on the impact of genetically modified food shows that it damages organs, it causes infertility, it causes immune system failure, it causes holes in the GI tract, and it causes multiple organ system failure.
Sorry, Kiddos--Your Toy Box Is Chock Full of Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, babies, children, dangerous, environment, health, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, warning )

- 2283 days ago -
The Oregon legislature is up against industry giants in the fight to protect children from dangerous pollutants.
Is Being a Chef the Most Dangerous Profession?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Is being, a chef, the most, dangerous, profession? )

- 2707 days ago -
A sizzling steak with a side of loaded mashed potatoes. Shrimp wrapped in a fried batter. Decadent chocolate cake - or maybe a slice of cheesecake drizzled in raspberry sauce.
ACTION ALERT: Ban Toxic Plastic in Children's Products! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, care, plastic products, dangerous, ban toxic plastics )

- 2733 days ago -
PVC plastic, also called vinyl, is widely used in children's and babies' toys, packaging and supplies despite its many proven health and environmental hazards. While PVC is cheap and versatile, its production uses toxins such as chlorine gas, mercury.
AC TION ALERT: Protect Our Health: Stop Mercury and Other Toxics! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, dangerous, chemicals, toxics, mercury, deaths, legalisation, protection )

- 2750 days ago -
Mercury is poison and it's likely in you or your loved ones. Mercury and other air toxics contribute to a host of heinous health problems from birth defects to premature death.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Over-Prescription of Psychotropic Drugs for Foster Children! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, psychotropic drugs, dangerous, laws, children, protection, prevention, illness )

- 2770 days ago -
Recent studies show a disturbing over-prescription of antipsychotic drugs for children in foster care. Foster children often receive more than one prescription of powerful psychotropic drugs like Seroquel and Zyprexa, drugs used to treat severe bipolar
ACTION ALERT: Tell President Obama to Clean Up Toxic Mercury! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: president obama, toxic mercury, dangerous, health, enviornment, protection, healthcare, children )

- 2776 days ago -
Every year, coal-fired power plants produce more than 386,000 tons of hazardous air pollutants -- including mercury, arsenic, lead and acid gases. Mercury, a potent neurotoxin, is a particular threat to pregnant women and young children.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Campbell's to Say No to BPA! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: campbell, BPA, dangerous, chemicals, children, health, illness, legalisation, food, family )

- 2781 days ago -
To urge Campbell's to stop using BPA in the manufacture of food cans as trace amounts of these chemicals have been proven to leech into the food and may be harmful to children.
ACTION ALERT: Ban the Prescription of Potent ADHD Medication to Children Under Five! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: medications, drugs, health, children, dangerous, adhd, legalisation, studies )

- 2782 days ago -
ADHD is a prevalent and chronic disorder that affects millions of children in the United States, many of whom are treated with drugs. While the FDA limits the administration of the powerful stimulants used to treat ADHD to children under five years old,
ACTION ALERT: Tell the EPA to Protect Kids From Toxic Pesticides in Pet Flea Collars ! PLEASE ACTION !
Health & Wellness  (tags: flea collars, pets, children, ban pesticides, dangerous, health, toxics, epa, health )

- 3077 days ago -
Although we have safer options for controlling fleas on our pets, the EPA still allows dangerous pesticides, such as propoxur, to be used in flea collars. Tell the EPA to ban these toxic chemicals in pet products.
ACTION ALERT: Ban GM Cultivation in Orange County ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Health & Wellness  (tags: genetically modified corn, crops, food, health, dangerous, illness, disease )

- 3173 days ago -
Genetically Modified corn and other crops are being grown in our neighborhoods. Numerous studies have shown the deleterious effects GM food can have on both humans and animals, including sterility, cancer growth, and damaging of organ function.

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