MATTHEW SCHWEITZER — In Tal Afar, an overstretched Iraqi Army leaves regional powerbrokers and their proxies room to fight, with little chance of mediation. 1,711 more words
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Pharmaceutical giant Wyeth puts thousands of horses at risk of slaughter with announcement of massive PMU farm closures
Houston, Texas (Apr. 27, 2005) – Wyeth Pharmaceuticals sounds a death knell for thousands of horses with its recent announcement that it is significantly reducing production of its hormone replacement therapy drugs for women made from pregnant mare’s urine. 386 more words
Jane Allin and I, together with you, have been championing the cause of PMU horses for over a decade.
PMU horses are mares kept continually pregnant in order to collect their estrogen rich urine to make drugs like Prempro, Premarin and Duavee for the easing of menopausal symptoms. 587 more words
There have been significant side effects to the work we are doing on behalf of the horses affected by the making of the Premarin family of drugs — Premarin (cream and tablet), Prempro, Premphase and Duavee. 825 more words
Remember in high school when we were “forced” to dedicate a certain number of hours towards community service? France is taking this a little more serious in one respect, by creating a law requiring all edible, unsold food to be donated to charities and food banks. 143 more words