Stroller Brigades Push for Approval of Safe Chemicals Act of 2011

November 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Stroller Brigades Push for Approval of Safe Chemicals Act of 2011

This past week parents across the country joined forces to support the  Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 (S.847) that is now up for vote in Congress. Dubbing themselves the “Stroller Brigades”, parents suited up their kids in superhero costumes and took to the streets to ask their local Congress members to stand up for their rights to know about toxic chemicals in products. The movement has thus far made its way across eleven states , and support continues to grow. Read on to see what the Stroller Brigades are working to change. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: chemical legislation , congressional chemical legislation , non toxic products , organize a stroller brigade , safer chemicals , toxic chemicals , troller brigade

Read the original here:
Stroller Brigades Push for Approval of Safe Chemicals Act of 2011

Parents Host Chicken Pox Parties to Infect Their Children With the Virus

November 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Parents Host Chicken Pox Parties to Infect Their Children With the Virus

Would you ever willingly infect your child with a virus? Parents across the country are doing just that as they host chicken pox parties and invite uninfected kids over for fun and a body-full of itchy bumps. Facebook pages such “ Find a Pox Party Near You ” are allowing parents of infected kids to find one another, in turn forgoing the need to vaccinate their kids from the virus. So would you bring your kid to a pox party ? Take our poll and share your thoughts ahead! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: adult chicken pox , baby health , chicken pox , chicken pox complications , chicken pox party , chicken pox vaccine , deadly chicken pox , pox party , shingles , vaccine safety , viruses

Continued here: 
Parents Host Chicken Pox Parties to Infect Their Children With the Virus

Bad Behavior has blocked 1165 access attempts in the last 7 days.