Start A Petition

Health & Wellness

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 )

- 2746 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: Tell President Obama: I Support Clean Air! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, enivorment, children, . health care, clean air, legalisation )

- 2751 days ago -
The White House is being pressured by polluters to fundamentally weaken or add gaping loopholes to the EPA's urgently needed Mercury and Air Toxics rule--just as it is about to be posted. The Mercury and Air Toxic rule is one of the most important
ACTION ALERT: Tell General Electric: Pennsylvania Deserves Clean Air! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: general electric, asthma attacks, health, illness, pollution, legalisation, prevention )

- 2753 days ago -
The outdated and inefficient Homer City coal plant in Indiana County is one of the largest polluters of harmful sulfur dioxide in the United States -- responsible for 660 asthma attacks and 43 premature deaths every year.
ACTION ALERT: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Senator Charles Schumer: Promote Legislation That Support GMO Labeling!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, legalisation, labelling, GMO products, research, risks, safety, government )

- 2759 days ago -
Genetically Engineered food has been dominant in the American market since the 1990's. Since the 1990's, there has never been any legislation that requires the proper testing of GMO products for possible health risks.
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 )

- 2776 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 )

- 2777 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: Pass the Safe Chemicals Act! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: legalisation, health, chemicals, safety, environment, humans )

- 2782 days ago -
The current regulation of industrial chemicals follows guidelines defined by the Toxic Substances Control Act passed in 1976. The fact that the law is over 30 years old means that chemicals are being introduced to the public without being fully establish
ACTION ALERT: Tell Congress: Protect the Air We Breathe! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: clean air act, enviorment, protection, health, congress, legalisation )

- 2788 days ago -
Your right to breathe clean and healthy air is under attack. Big corporate polluters are pressuring Congress to weaken the Clean Air Act - a law that prevents tens of thousands of asthma attacks, heart attacks, strokes and premature deaths caused by
ACTION ALERT: Permanently Ban The Sale Of "Dirty" Bath Salts! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, health, ban dirty bath salts, legalisation, humans, protection, prevention, treatment )

- 2795 days ago -
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration recently took emergency action to temporarily ban the chemicals used to concoct the latest street drug known as bath salts. This action should be applauded.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Alaska's Governor to Extend Health Care to More Children! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: senate bill, health, healthcare, children, pregnant women, legalisation, child welfare )

- 2802 days ago -
Children are our most precious citizens, and a huge part of ensuring a child's welfare means that they have access to quality health care. However, Alaska's governor, Sean Parnell, has decided to veto, for a second time, a Senate bill.
ACTION ALERT: Fight Unlawful Access And Use Of Prescription Drugs! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: presciption drugs, laws, legalisation, safety, health, healthcare, humans )

- 2808 days ago -
Remove excess prescription drugs from our streets by creating safe disposal programs. Develop joint educational programs with local agencies to reduce the incidence of unlawful and harmful use of prescription drugs.
ACTION ALERT: Regulatory Relief Bills Spell Environmental and Health Disaster! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: pollution, bills, health, government, environment, legalisation, prevention )

- 2814 days ago -
Vote "NO" on HR 2250 EPA Regulatory Relief Act and HR 2681 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act and implement important protections for the environment and public health On Wednesday, the House of Representatives will vote on two bills that would block
ACTION ALERT: Tell Your Senators: Stop This TRAIN! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, health, children, poison, legalisation, clean air, pollution, protection )

- 2824 days ago -
Despite public outcry, the U.S. House of Representatives has already passed the dangerous TRAIN Act. If signed into law, the TRAIN Act would indefinitely delay the clean-up of toxic power plant air pollution,exposing our children to more poison
ACTION ALERT: Protect Consumers From Harmful Dry-Cleaning Chemicals! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: dyrcleaners, harmful chemicals, illness, health, legalisation, protecgtion )

- 2827 days ago -
The most commonly utilized solvent in the dry cleaning business is an oil-based product known as "perc" by those in the dry cleaning industry. This product, properly known as perchlorethylene, has been linked to several serious health concerns
ACTION ALERT: End the Practice of Shackling Pregnant Women! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, women, ban shackling pregnant women, abuse, legalisation )

- 2839 days ago -
Currently there is no legislation banning the shackling of pregnant women held with in the Dept. of Corrections in Mass. 15 states currently have banned the shackling and restraint of pregnant women.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with legalisation

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Animae C 16 popular stories

2. Paulo R 15 popular stories

3. Cher C 13 popular stories

4. Wood Lover 13 popular stories

5. Danuta W 12 popular stories

6. Pat B 11 popular stories

7. Marianne R 11 popular stories

8. Mike R 10 popular stories

9. DaleLovesOttawa O 10 popular stories

10. Jessica Harvey 10 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.