Megan Thompson

143 Articles

Bio

Megan is a healthy living and natural beauty advocate who is obsessed with sustainable gardening, food politics, human rights and animal protection. An L.A. native, she loves staying on top of the latest pop culture news and green lifestyle trends. When she is not writing, she loves going to the beach, hula hooping and working on upcycling projects.

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Sickly ‘Alien Bear’ Rescued 2 Months After Viral Video

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Just over two months ago, a sickly, starving bear was driven off of a plantation in Borneo by terrified workers who mistook the suffering animal for some kind of threatening,

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New Arizona Bill Puts Farm Animals at Greater Risk for Abuse

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

In a state which already offers relatively little protection for farm animals, a bill which passed in the Senate March 24th could have dire consequences for horses, cows, poultry and

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Mexico Seeks New Homes for Over 2,000 Animals Due to Circus Ban

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Top News

In light of Mexico’s upcoming ban which will prevent animals from being used as performers in circuses, the country is now faced with the challenge of finding homes for over

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World-Renowned Health and Nutrition Expert Encourages Vegan Diet

in Eats, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News, Top News, Vegan

When Dr. David Jenkins published a detailed list of foods and their different effects on blood sugar, he had no idea that his discovery of the “glycemic index” would shape

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The Effects of Noise Pollution on National Parks and Wildlife

in Animals, Causes, News, Science, Top News

Think your neighborhood in the city is too loud? Do you ever get woken up at night by the sounds of traffic or airplanes or trains? Well, it turns out

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Kentucky is the Nation’s Worst State for Animal Welfare

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

For the seventh consecutive year, the state of Kentucky has been ranked as America’s lowest when it comes to animal protection laws. According to the Animal Legal Defense Fund, this

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13 Countries Create Anti-Poaching Network to Save Tigers

in Animals, Causes, News, Science, Top News

Hope may be near the horizon for endangered wild tiger populations around the world. Last Friday, roughly 100 researchers, government officials and law enforcers participated in a five-day summit aimed

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