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Is Canada’s New Methadone Leading Some Patients Back to Heroin?

Is Canada’s New Methadone Leading Some Patients Back to Heroin? | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Many patients are saying that Methadose doesn’t hold them until their next dose, and it’s causing them to experience withdrawal symptoms.
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These articles address food, water and environment issues that relate to farmers and consumers to enable their personal and local control over those matters
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Consumers Will Soon Have Devices In Their Hands To Detect GMO and Toxic Foods

Consumers Will Soon Have Devices In Their Hands To Detect GMO and Toxic Foods | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
In the not too distant future, consumers will be able to run on-the-spot tests for environmental toxins, GMOs, pesticides, food safety and more with their smartphones and other hand-held devices.
Every human being on every developed nation on Earth, whether living in a rural or isolated area, in
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Wastewater works will address Killea sewerage issues

Wastewater works will address Killea sewerage issues | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
SDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan has welcomed correspondence from Northern Ireland Water Chief Executive Sara Venning confirming the construction of a new wastewater treatment works at Nixon’s Corner which will address problems occurring in the sewerage system at Burnside Manor, Killea Road.

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Methane is leaking from permafrost offshore Siberia

Methane is leaking from permafrost offshore Siberia | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Yamal Peninsula in Siberia has recently become world famous. Spectacular sinkholes, appeared as out of nowhere in the permafrost of the area, sparking the speculations of significant release of greenhouse gas methane into the atmosphere.

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125M ha of degraded lands identified for forest-friendly agricultural expansion

125M ha of degraded lands identified for forest-friendly agricultural expansion | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
A team of researchers has identified 125 million hectares (309 million acres) of land suitable for agricultural expansion that won't come at the expense of tropical forests. The study argues that shifting agricultural expansion away from forests to these 'degraded lands' would avoid 13 billion tons of carbon dioxide emissions that would be released were they converted for plantations, pasture, and croplands.

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Just Label It – We Have A Right To Know And Here’s Why

Just Label It – We Have A Right To Know And Here’s Why | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
It’s fitting that Michael J. Fox stars in this video, given the fact that he’s a long time sufferer of the second most common neurodegenerative disease on the planet, Parkinson’s disease. It’s a disease that several recent studies have linked to pesticides, like Monsanto’s ‘glyphosate’ Roundup herbicide, and some of which are already built into […]
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'Do not drink' advisory lifted after petroleum found in water in Northwest DC - Washington Post

'Do not drink' advisory lifted after petroleum found in water in Northwest DC - Washington Post | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Oil taint in public water affected the District’s Logan Circle and Shaw areas.
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Teen Inventor Sets His Sights on New Tests for Cancer, Pollution

Teen Inventor Sets His Sights on New Tests for Cancer, Pollution | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Emerging Explorer Jack Andrakas won a major science fair in 2012 with his test for pancreatic cancer, and he hopes to take on pollution too.
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Local wildlife sites not protected by statute are being ruined by development, warns report

Local wildlife sites not protected by statute are being ruined by development, warns report | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Wildlife-rich “secret spaces” are being ruined by farming, development and neglect, according to a new report, which finds that a tenth of these havens have been lost or damaged in the past five years.
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Wolves and Bears Stage Comeback in Crowded, Urban Europe

Wolves and Bears Stage Comeback in Crowded, Urban Europe | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Large predators are filling the forests and abandoned farmlands of Europe, a return to the wild not always comfortable for people.
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Elizabeth Warren was right: The links between Citigroup and government run deep

Elizabeth Warren was right: The links between Citigroup and government run deep | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Warren said Citigroup dominated government in Washington. See how right she was.
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▶ How to make Low Carb Cloud Bread + Recipe - YouTube

Website | http://www.evachung.co Instagram | http://goo.gl/8jyhjX Facebook | http://goo.gl/EYdx8f Twitter | http://goo.gl/5BawWv I'm not a nutritionist. But ...
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Watch What Happens to Your Body If You Drink 10 Cans of Coke a Day

Watch What Happens to Your Body If You Drink 10 Cans of Coke a Day | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Drinking just 12 ounces of soda a day can boost your chance of dying from heart disease by one-third, but what would happen if you downed 10 sugar-filled cans of Coca-Cola every day for 30 days?
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Victory for Yukon Wilderness Is "Game-Changer"

Victory for Yukon Wilderness Is "Game-Changer" | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Historic ruling protects much of pristine Peel River Watershed.
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Altavista faces March deadline to submit treatment plan for PCBs in wastewater overflow pond

Altavista faces March deadline to submit treatment plan for PCBs in wastewater overflow pond | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
ALTAVISTA, Virginia - Altavista faces a March 31 deadline to submit a treatment plan to the state for PCBs in an emergency wastewater overflow pond.

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Washington approves first step in construction of wastewater treatment plant

Washington approves first step in construction of wastewater treatment plant | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Rather than wait for a county project to reach its borders or have another municipality attempt annexation, Washington Township has approved the first step in building its own wastewater treatment plant.

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Global warming blamed for Pacific coral bleaching

Global warming blamed for Pacific coral bleaching | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The Marshall Islands is experiencing its worst-ever coral bleaching as global warming threatens reefs across the entire northern Pacific, scientists said Monday.

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4 signs the Arctic is getting baked by climate change

4 signs the Arctic is getting baked by climate change | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The Arctic is warming twice as fast as the rest of the Earth.
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Important Points Seafarers Must Consider For Clean Drinking Water System On Ships

Important Points Seafarers Must Consider For Clean Drinking Water System On Ships | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Fresh water is of utmost importance on board ships. Here are some important points seafarers must consider during maintenance for ensuring clean drinking water system on ships.
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The Surprising Ways That Chickens Changed the World

The Surprising Ways That Chickens Changed the World | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
To the ancients, the chicken was a kind of two-legged pharmacy.
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Ecuador returning German money in environment row - SBS

Ecuador returning German money in environment row - SBS | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
"Go ahead, take your seven million euros.
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2014 Wildlife photography awards round-up – in pictures - The Guardian

2014 Wildlife photography awards round-up – in pictures - The Guardian | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The best images from national and international wildlife photography competitions of the year
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Why You Should Wash Your Hair With Apple Cider Vinegar

Why You Should Wash Your Hair With Apple Cider Vinegar | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is a well-known folk remedy to treat many health conditions. I’ve already written in the past on how to use ACV to lose weight, reduce cholesterol and control blood sugar levels.
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▶ How to make healthy eating unbelievably easy | Luke Durward | TEDxYorkU - YouTube

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▶ Seeking immortality: Aubrey de Grey at TEDxSalford - YouTube

Cambridge researcher Aubrey de Grey argues that aging is merely a disease -- and a curable one at that. Humans age in seven basic ways, he says, all of which...
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This is not directly about food ,air soil. The aging process is however affected by living and to a large degree living in our given environment. This is a really interesting Video about aging and living healthy long.

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Four Types of Succession Planting - Open Permaculture - Permaculture Design Course

Four Types of Succession Planting - Open Permaculture - Permaculture Design Course | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
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