Sustainable Communities

Farming on vacant urban land

A lot of food could be grown in urban areas on vacant land. This type of activity could engage communities and save costs is many ways.

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Fair & Just Society

Ban Electric Prod Use in Animal Farming, Transport & Slaughter

Electric binary prods used on animals (any) are the equivalent to using a taser on humans, and should be banned. Not only are they cruel and inhumane, their use is known to be illegal and a crime against humanity (their extreme voltage/use violates the rights of "all animal objects", which include all living animals, of which humans are included) -- we must hold those in power and authority accountable to their own rules ...more »

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Health Care

An increase in preventative healthcare and wellness programs

Increasing preventative healthcare programs using allied health professionals (dieticians, social workers, nurse practitioners, etc.) to educate and facilitate use of programming. Having the increase in funding for health promotion include incentives for dietary supplements and fitness programs, as well as other wellness programming in order to help encourage a healthier population and relieve financial pressure on the ...more »

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Health Care

Obesity Education

The American Drug Association designated obesity as a disease. The United States will most certainly be ramping up commercials etc to address. Doctor`s in Canada mention health risks with Obesity and help to educate this on a 1 to 1 basis. We need some focus on this education to help mitigate these costs as a preventative measure. The fact is Obesity has contributed to low productivity, increased sick days and could ...more »

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