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Cell Tower and Cancer Study in Belo Horizonte Brazil

Why am I so interested in this study you might ask…as it turns out we are living less than 500 meters away from cell towers both to the North and East of us, we have also had Smartmeters installed just below us. Despite the fact that we have been on a therapeutic diet (GAPS / SCD) for the past two years, spending heaps of money on organic and grass-fed food as well as top quality probiotics and other supplements we are still struggling with various aspects of our health. I have been getting more and more electrically and chemically sensitive. This is incredibly frustrating. Why is Canada not doing a public health study like this?

US: Farmworkers Face Sexual Abuse

US: Farmworkers Face Sexual Abuse

Human Rights Watch Women and girls who work on farms in the United States face serious risk of sexual abuse and harassment. Many are unauthorized immigrants and fear of deportation keeps them from reporting abuses. In the current debate over the Violence Against Women Act, the US Congress is ...

Fukushima: Still on the Brink of Disaster

Fukushima: Still on the Brink of Disaster

Source: The Guardian In December, Japan's prime minister, Yoshihiko Noda, declared that "a cold shutdown" had been achieved and that the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was now over. "Today, we have reached a great milestone", Noda told the Japanese people in a televised a ...

Microwave Risks in the Home

Microwave Risks in the Home

Magda Havas PhD and Elizabeth Kelley MA investigate microwave health risks posed by common household products. Baby monitors, cordless phones, microwaves, wireless routers and more! It's actually not that hard to get wired again and protect you and your kids health. There are all kinds ...

New Yorkers Against Fracking: An Urgent Call to Action

New Yorkers Against Fracking: An Urgent Call to Action

Source: Food and Water Watch Tue, May 15, 2012, 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM Join us in Albany May 15th for a rally on the West Capitol Lawn at 4:30 p.m. and a concert at The Egg at 7:00 p.m.! AN ALL-STAR CONCERT EVENT FEATURING: Mark Ruffalo Melissa Leo Medeski, Martin & Wood Natalie Me ...

Hyperparasitic Fungus effectively castrates the Zombie-Ant Fungus

Hyperparasitic Fungus effectively castrates the Zombie-Ant Fungus

Source: e! Science News A parasite that fights the zombie-ant fungus has yielded some of its secrets to an international research team led by Penn State's David Hughes. The research reveals, for the first time, how an entire ant colony is able to survive infestations by the zombie-ant fungus, ...

Images of the Talvivaara Pollution

Images of the Talvivaara Pollution

Picture of a stream leading from the illegal Talvivaara mine in Finland to a nearby lake foaming with pollutants. The following image was posted in reply to the post explaining more about the Talvivaara mine disaster with the comment: And just recently dead birds have been found in the p ...

Talvivaara – A Finnish Environmental Crime Company

Talvivaara – A Finnish Environmental Crime Company

This is a short text to help enlighten a worldwide audience about what's happening in Finland - a Nordic country that is said to have one of the world's most advanced democracies, lowest corruption rate, and a vast abundance of clean lakes and nature. Well, since Talvivaara mining company was fo ...

Study Links Autism With Industrial Food, Environment

Study Links Autism With Industrial Food, Environment

Source: readersupportednews.org - By Katie Rojas-Jahn, Renee Dufault, Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy The epidemic of autism in children in the United States may be linked to the typical American diet according to a new study published online in Clinical Epigenetics by Renee Dufa ...

North America – Its Time To Ban Outdoor Advertising

North America – Its Time To Ban Outdoor Advertising

Lately I've been thinking more and more that we need to move to Brazil, now here is one more reason to get a fire under my butt to do so! I have been dreaming of how wonderful the world would be if we would ban all billboards and replace them with murals. Sao Paulo has gone even one step further ...