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  1. Less Meat, More Options, Better Health

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    A new report released by Health Care Without Harm, Redefining Protein: Adjusting Diets to Protect Public Health and Conserve Resources, distills current research to reveal the human, environmental, and social impacts of the production of high-protein foods other than meat to arm hospitals with key information to design the healthiest plate. The impact of hospital…Read More →

  2. Inseparable Futures: Healthy Food & Sustainable Agriculture

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    Dr. Ted Schettler’s article, Inseparable Futures: Healthy Food and Sustainable Agriculture was just published in San Francisco Medicine, the journal of the San Francisco Medical Society. The entire issue, December 2016, Volume 89 Number 10 is devoted to environmental health topics. You can access the entire issue here.  Dr. Schettler’s article can be read here.

  3. SEHN Urges President Obama to Protect Rights of the Standing Rock Water Protectors

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    President Obama: Cease Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline Immediately; Compel Department of Justice Investigation into Law Enforcement Treatment of Water Protectors     North Dakota and Iowa— On the night of November 20th, over mainstream and social media, the world witnessed the militarized, violent and unjust treatment of those assembled at Standing Rock defending the waters….Read More →

  4. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Over 70 Organizations Call on President Obama to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Wednesday, November 2, 2016   Contact:   Carolyn Raffensperger, moreinfo AT sehn DOT org, (515) 268-0600 Matt Ohloff, matto@iowacci, (515) 282-0484    Over 70 Organizations Call on President Obama to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline   Des Moines, IA – Over 70 grassroots organizations from around the United States sent a letter…Read More →