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[Translate]   Food   AlterNet / By Clarissa A. León Berkeley’s soda tax wants to send a strong message to the rest of the nation that...

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[Translate] Food52 / James Ransom Deep Sea Mission By Lindsay-Jean Hard   GRIST Cross-posted from Food52 Editors note: You don’t have...

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[Translate]  HUNGRY FOR CHANGE.ORG Rosalina (Natural News) While there is no such thing as a fountain of youth, there certainly are...

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[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair)   TREEHUGGER Living / Health CC BY 2.0 Aurimas Mikalauskas Baby products are marketed...

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[Translate]   Sex & Relationships   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore If she’s happy, the husband is happier. But not the...

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Do We Even Need Breakfast? 5 W...

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[Translate]   Food   AlterNet / By Clarissa A. León The most important meal of the day is evolving — and not for the better....

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White House: Factory farms are...

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[Translate] New executive orders aimed at staving off “the next pandemic” both acknowledge and ignore livestock’s...

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[Translate] We were warned by experts to avoid these edibles at all costs. Turns out the experts were wrong Evelyn Nieves, Alternet...

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[Translate] The New Health Care Health insurance companies are no longer allowed to turn away patients because of their pre-existing...

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Salt Is Not the Enemy. Guess W...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Salt, we may have done you wrong. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com September 16, 2014...

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[Translate] A new study may have found a causal link between artificial sweeteners and high blood sugar Sarah Gray  SALON.COM  ...

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[Translate]     Fracking   The Guardian / By Suzanne Goldenberg  VIA ALTERNET Faulty natural gas well casings blamed in study...

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Climate Crimes and the Greenwa...

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[Translate]   Naomi Klein has a new book: This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. (photo: The Guardian UK) By Naomi...

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Cell Phones: More Than A Voice...

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[Translate] Dear Thrive Movement,   Cell phones are built into our lives, and it turns out so is the radiation they emit.  ...

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Four Ways Industrial Ag Is Des...

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[Translate]  By Hannah Bewsey and Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association | Report  via TRUTHOUT (Image: Soil testing via...

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Environmental Groups Sue Gover...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS Firefighters and rescue workers work along the tracks where several CSX tanker cars...

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The Fracking Battle in Colorad...

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[Translate]   Fracking   EcoWatch / By Anastasia Pantsios   VIA ALTERNET The State of Colorado says residents don’t have a...

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The New Super Food: Why Microg...

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[Translate]   Food   AlterNet / By Clarissa A. León Get your vitamin fix with these miniature, nutrient powerhouses. Photo Credit:...

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[Translate] 09/11/2014 by Jared Green   THE DIRT Six months ago, an exciting national design competition was launched for the 11th...

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Why Cosmetics Giants Refuse to...

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[Translate]   Corporate Accountability and WorkPlace   AlterNet / By Jim Hightower Short answer: They don’t care about your...

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House GOP: Destroying ‘B...

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[Translate]   Water   Salon / By Lindsay Abrams   VIA ALTERNET Amid panic over federal overreach, the House voted to restrict...

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House Republicans slash fundin...

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[Translate] Ebola has killed over 2,200 people in the largest outbreak in history Joanna Rothkopf   SALON.COM The White House...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Ari LeVaux Before you start a low-carb diet, there is one glaring issue in the new popular study. Photo...

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[Translate] Wigwam Jones By Brentin Mock  GRIST One of the Environmental Protection Agency’s top selling points for its recently...

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If Only American Kids Could Ea...

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[Translate] Food AlterNet / By Clarissa A. León   America’s obesity crisis could use some inspiration from abroad.  ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Bathroom Design CC BY 2.0 Lloyd Alter/ toto toilet with washlet In his 1966 book The...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG Sergey Uryadnikov / Shutterstock.com The world’s leading medical organizations are sounding the alarm over an...

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