Opioid Producers Put Blame on Addicts

This post was originally published on this siteStory at-a-glance – Opioid overdoses kill more than 130 people in the U.S. daily in an unprecedented crisis that continues to spiral out of control Purdue Pharma, which manufactures OxyContin, was instrumental in driving up sales of the drug to close to $2 billion a year by 2004 […]

Trump Gets Challenged by Fourth Grader to Go Vegan

This post was originally published on this site A fourth-grader from Florida is challenging President Trump to go vegan. The post Trump Gets Challenged by Fourth Grader to Go Vegan appeared first on One Green Planet.

Vaccine Exemptions Are Under Attack in Massachusetts!

This post was originally published on this siteThe Massachusetts’ Joint Committee on Public Health is holding a hearing this week on two bills that threaten your ability to get religious or medical exemptions from mandated vaccines. H. 3999 eliminates the current statutory protections for religious exemptions to vaccines.  It’s a simple bill that strikes out […]

200,000 Americans Die From Air Pollution Annually

This post was originally published on this site A new study has found that fine particulate matter, known as PM 2.5, is contributing to 9 causes of death in United States Veterans. The post 200,000 Americans Die From Air Pollution Annually appeared first on One Green Planet.

Donald Trump Offered $1 Million For Veterans – If He Goes Vegan

Donald Trump is being urged to ‘Make America Healthy Again’ – and go vegan for January. If the US president takes the plunge, nonprofit organization Million Dollar Vegan will donate $1,000,000 to veterans. Million Dollar Vegan has called on the social media-loving politician to signal his …

SNL Slams Dairy Industry in New Sketch

This post was originally published on this site Michael Che and Kyle Rooney took on Dean Foods’ bankruptcy filing on the November 16 episode of Saturday Night Live. The post SNL Slams Dairy Industry in New Sketch appeared first on One Green Planet.

World’s Top 10 Most Vegan-Friendly Cities Revealed In New List

Online vegan restaurant guide Happy Cow has released a list of the top 10 most vegan-friendly cities in the world. Happy Cow used three criteria to compile its list – its overall impression of a city’s vegan-friendliness, the number of vegan restaurants within the most vegan restaurant-dense …

CNN: Chickenpox Vaccine Reactivates in Two Boys, Causing Rare Meningitis

This post was originally published on this siteDoctors believe they have discovered the first known case of the chickenpox vaccine reactivating in two 14-year-old boys and causing meningitis. According to the paper, published in the journal Pediatrics, both teens had received the recommended two doses of the varicella vaccine as children. The vaccine, which was […]

Candace Owen Goes Public About Her “Terrible” HPV Vaccine Reaction

This post was originally published on this sitePopular American commentator and political analyst Candace Owens recently told her 1.8 million followers on Twitter of a ‘terrible’ reaction she experienced from her HPV shot. The post went on to receive nearly a thousand comments, the majority of which were sympathetic to her. Owens then continued by […]

KFC Canada Testing Plant-Based Fried Chicken Today in Ontario!

This post was originally published on this site KFC Canada is testing plant-based chicken today in Ontario! You can get a sandwich or popcorn chicken! The post KFC Canada Testing Plant-Based Fried Chicken Today in Ontario! appeared first on One Green Planet.

Livestock Farming’s Role In The Antibiotic Resistance Crisis

In 1945, Alexander Fleming, who discovered penicillin, warned of the danger of over-reliance on antibiotics and the threat of bacteria developing resistance. Now, 74 years later, his fears have been realized as we enter a post-antibiotic age. Antibiotics have been helping us fight infection since …

Filipina High School Student Discovered ‘Aratiles’ Fruit As Potential Cure For Diabetes, Wins Intel International Science And Engineering Fair (ISEF) In Phoenix, Arizona, USA

This post was originally published on this siteScience fairs can be a pain to many teenagers who may struggle to select or follow through on a project. But this was not the case for 16-year-old Maria Isabel Layson of Iloilo National High School, located in the Western Visayas region of the Philippines. Layson, a student […]

How the Dairy Mafia Destroyed Dairy Farmers

This post was originally published on this siteWritten by Joseph Mercola, D.O., Ph.D. Story at-a-glance Dean Foods, one of the biggest dairy companies in the U.S., has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy Dean Foods is in talks with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), the largest dairy co-op in the U.S., about a possible acquisition The merger […]

NY TIMES: More Polio Cases Now Caused by Vaccine than the Wild Virus

This post was originally published on this siteFour African countries have reported new cases of polio linked to the oral vaccine, as global health numbers show there are now more children being paralyzed by viruses originating in vaccines than in the wild. In a report late last week, the World Health Organization and partners noted nine new […]

World’s First Birth Control For Men, An Injection To The Groin, Coming Soon

This post was originally published on this site It could soon be time for men to take the plunge on contraceptive use. In a move that almost certainly has women worldwide asking, “What took so long?” doctors in India announced Monday that they’ve successfully completed clinical trials on what would be the world’s first injectable […]

CDC Issues Stern Order for Romaine Lettuce Recall

This post was originally published on this site The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has issued a stern order for any romaine in your fridge that comes from Salinas, Calif. Throw it out. If you don’t know where it comes from, throw it out. If you have a salad mix that contains romaine, throw it […]

Help stop a bad vaccine bill in the Ohio legislature!

This post was originally published on this siteURGENT ACTION ALERT 11-25-19 The Ohio Legislature is considering a bill that would allow podiatrists, who specialize in treating people’s feet, to administer flu vaccines to anyone seven years and older. This creates significant risks for both children and adults.  Podiatrists are not qualified to recognize or handle […]

Los Angeles Lakers Announces Sponsorship With Beyond Meat

Iconic basketball team the Los Angeles Lakers has announced its new sponsorship with plant-based startup Beyond Meat.  Beyond Meat will collaborate with the NBA players to ‘create and share inspiring content, drive consumer engagement and offer unique opportunities to introduce fans to the …

Study Finds Environmental Impact of Meat Versus Vegetables is Staggering

This post was originally published on this site Researchers at University of Minnesota and Oxford University have given more indications that a plant-based diet is better for the environment. The post Study Finds Environmental Impact of Meat Versus Vegetables is Staggering appeared first on One Green Planet.

Kellogg’s Urged To Use Plant-Based Vitamin D In All Cereals

Food giant The Kellogg Company, aka Kellogg’s, has been urged to use a plant-based version of Vitamin D3 in all of its cereals. Currently, most of Kellogg’s cereals that are fortified with Vitamin D3 come from lanolin, which is found in sheep’s wool and therefore not considered vegan. The switch …

Domino’s UK To Launch Vegan Cheese And Pizza Bases Next Year

Global pizza chain Domino’s is to launch vegan cheese and pizza bases early next year in the UK and three other countries – animal-rights organization PETA has confirmed.  The fast-food outlet will join a plethora of pizza chains that have added plant-based options to their menus, such as Papa …

Beverly Hilton Hotel To Serve Plant-Based Buffet For Thanksgiving

Luxury hospitality chain Hilton is to serve a plant-based brunch buffet for Thanksgiving in its Beverly Hills Hotel’s signature restaurant Circa 55. The vegan spread – which was developed by Senior Sous Chef Colleen Blackburn – features potato pot pie, stuffing, stuffed sweet potatoes, squash …

Premade Salads at Walmart and Target Recalled due to E. coli Scare

This post was originally published on this site More than 48 tonnes of premade salads have been recalled from retailers around the country because of potential E.coli contamination [1].  Missa Bay LLC. of Swedesboro, New Jersey have determined that a number of their salad products that contain meat or poultry may be contaminated with the […]