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Hurricane Harvey
Posted On: September 1, 2017
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The Health Care Without Harm community would like to take this opportunity to express our deepest condolences to the individuals, families, and communities affected by Hurricane Harvey. We are especially grieved by the lives that have been lost...

From dock to plate
Posted On: August 24, 2017
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[Medium] Any given Saturday you will find Cindy Quinonez, executive chef at Scripps Mercy Hospital, standing shoulder to shoulder with San Diego fishermen at the Tuna Harbor Dockside Market, where she serves samples of a meal created from fresh,...

Mercury no more
Posted On: August 15, 2017
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  • US & Canada

August 16, 2017 is a historic day. The Minamata Convention on Mercury, a global treaty that will phase out mercury-based medical devices by 2020, enters into force.

Banned yesterday, here today: Banned flame retardants present in umbilical blood
Posted On: August 7, 2017
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  • US & Canada

Restricted over a decade ago in the United States, persistent and health-harming flame retardants are still being passed through blood from mothers to their babies.

The War on America's Health
Gary Cohen
Posted On: July 19, 2017
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In his latest Huffington Post article, Gary Cohen reflects on the Administration's efforts to deny our right to a healthy environment.

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