Category: Environmental Issues

prion disease and TSE

Plan Ignores Source Of Prion Disease Norway and the greater Scandinavian region are experiencing some of the highest rates of neurodegenerative disease in the world. The human epidemic is fueling a related epidemic among wildlife. Norway will slaughter hundreds of reindeer to tackle a mere symptom of a bigger problem. Mismanagement is pouring fuel on […]

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public affairs

Digital Marketing and Advocacy Public affairs and public relations are not synonymous or mutually exclusive terms, but the line is getting blurred as the art and science of influence evolves. I see public affairs as an organization’s efforts to manage relationships with stakeholders in the public policy arena at any level. These are individuals or […]

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biodiversity

Best Practices In Public Affairs, Environmental Advocacy Public affairs and public relations are not synonymous or mutually exclusive terms, but the line is blurred as the art and science of influence evolves. I see public affairs as an organization’s efforts to manage relationships with stakeholders in the public policy arena at any level. These are […]

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prion disease and TSE

Biosolids Spreading Prion Disease Neurodegenerative disease is the leading cause of death around the world. Brain disease also continues to expand in wildlife. What’s the connection? Keep reading to find out why: Alzheimer’s disease is an infectious prion disease; Prion infectivity is in the bodily fluids of those with prion disease; Wastewater treatment plants are spreading […]

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health and sustainability

Mosquitoes Spreading Brain Disease Solutions begin with the truth. Infectious mosquitoes are a symptom of mismanaged infectious waste. There are several steps that we can take to stop the spread of Zika virus and the broader threat of neurodegenerative disease. Stop spreading misinformation. Neurodegenerative disease is infectious and millions of victims are producing tons of […]

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health and sustainability

Contamination Spreading Brain Disease In Humans, Wildlife and Livestock In 1972, world leaders realized that dumping millions of tons of sewage sludge into the oceans killed entire underwater ecosystems. Some nations stopped the dumping immediately, while others did not. The U.S., for example, finally passed the Ocean Dumping Ban Act of 1988. It required dumping all municipal […]

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prion disease and TSE

Prion Disease Spreading Globally Dr. Stanley Prusiner, an American neuroscientist from the University of California at San Francisco, earned a Nobel Prize in 1997 for discovering, naming and characterizing deadly prions and prion disease. President Obama awarded Prusiner the National Medal of Science in 2010 to recognize the rising importance of his research. Unfortunately, U.S. policy on many […]

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prion disease and TSE

Infectious Waste Fueling Epidemic Alzheimer’s disease is the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. People living near the Baltic Sea have some of the highest rates of the disease. Iceland also deserves a closer look for clues. About 45 million people already have Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. It’s vastly undiagnosed and misdiagnosed. Doctors are withholding millions […]

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prion disease and TSE

Infectious Waste Fueling Wildlife Disease Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is ravaging wildlife in many regions across North America. It’s part of a larger epidemic of neurological disease that is killing millions of people, wildlife and livestock around the world. The diseases are part of an incurable spectrum disease called transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE). The operative word is […]

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PR firm

Anti-Government Activism Suppressed Top secret US National Security Agency (NSA) documents disclosed by the Guardian have shocked the world with revelations of a comprehensive US-based surveillance system with direct access to Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft and other tech giants. New Zealand court records suggest that data harvested by the NSA’s Prism system has been fed […]

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