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Israel Bans Delivery of Anaesthesia Gas to Gaza Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza Strip, world, Gaza hospitals, UN., Nitrous Oxide, humanitarian crisis, israeli occupation-blockade of Gaza, Middle East, News, Palestine, media, usa, risks, health, medicine )

Jess
- 9 days ago - middleeastmonitor.com
This is the third time that the occupation has prevented Nitrous Oxide (nitrox) gas, which is used for patients during surgery, from entering the besieged enclave
Simple Breath Test Could Save Millions of People From Cancer - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, prevention, protection, medicine, health )

Glenn
- 17 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Endoscopies are expensive, invasive procedures âEUR" but now, testing for certain dangerous cancers can be as simple as a breath test.
Woman Couldn't Live With Her Lungs âEUR" So Doctors Removed Them in âEUR~World FirstâEUR(TM) - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: Good News, healthcare, health, women, medicine, treatment, illness, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Glenn
- 20 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Doctors were determined to save a young mother who was on death's doorstep. She is now recovering after a 'first in the world' procedure.
A Freak Mumps Outbreak Strikes Washington State
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mumps, Anti-vaxxers, vaccines, CDC, Washington State, health, medicine, children, illness, news, prevention, warning )

Cat
- 20 days ago - gizmodo.com
Anti-vaxxers strike again. A mumps outbreak in Washington has health officials concerned over how to keep the disease contained. The state reported on Wednesday that there have been 278 confirmed and probable cases of mumps across five different counties
Painkiller Addiction Epidemic âEUR" How Big Pharma Is Creating Lifetime Customers
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, drugs, ethics, family, healthcare, investigation, medicine, research, warning, painkillers, Big Pharma agenda and profit, donĀ“t heal get addicted )

Ricardo
- 27 days ago - humansarefree.com
Growing exponentially and out of control Big Pharma has created an opioid painkiller addiction epidemic thatâEUR(TM)s causing more suffering and death than illegal street drugs. In the USA the opioid painkiller prescription rate has increased by 300%....
A Superbug Resistant to 26 Antibiotics Has Killed a Woman in Nevada
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, Superbugs, CDC, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Antibiotic resistance, Nevada, illness, humans, health, research, warning, treatment, protection, medicine, disease, drugs, healthcare )

Cat
- 35 days ago - gizmodo.com
My worst nightmare has come true. Fifteen years ago, US public health officials declared that infections resistant to antibiotics could become a major threat. That threat, it seems, has arrived.
It's Official: A Brand-New Human Organ Has Been Classified - ScienceAlert
Health & Wellness  (tags: Research, Researchers, medicine, humans, abdominal disease, anatomy, digestive system, mesentery, science, study )

Cat
- 45 days ago - sciencealert.com
Fascinating! Researchers have classified a brand-new organ inside our bodies, one that's been hiding in plain sight in our digestive system this whole time.
Scientist Warns That Gene Editing Could Wipe Out Future Generations Of Geniuses
Science & Tech  (tags: health, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, research, science, scientists, gene editing, human genoma, playing God )

Ricardo
- 50 days ago - activistpost.com
While the development of new genome-editing technology that could one day ensure that children do not inherit unwanted diseases and disorder sounds like a magnificent breakthrough, one scientist is warning that the latest technology runs the risk...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Reduce Teen Suicide Rates
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, protection, insurance coverage, child suicide, healthcare, health, medicine, drugs, research )

AWAY AWHI
- 106 days ago - change.org
New York has one of the lowest suicide rates in the country in part because of TimothyâEUR(TM)s Law. The law prevents insurance companies from limiting coverage for mental illness
In Boon for Big Pharma, TTIP Would Lock In High Drug Prices
Health & Wellness  (tags: TTIP, medicine, drugs, pharmaceuticals, trade agreements, economic injustice, monopolies )

Freya
- 137 days ago - commondreams.org
The analysis explains how expanding intellectual property rules and monopoly protections for medicines, which the TTIP seeks to do, is counterproductive at a time when E.U. member states and the U.S. "are facing a looming access to medicines crisis."
People Before Profits!
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, pharmaceuticals, prices, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 144 days ago - alzheimers.greatergood.com
Price hikes are forcing ordinary Americans to sacrifice their health for the sake of pharmaceutical companies' profits!
Keep Donna From Losing Her Home
Offbeat  (tags: culture, ethics, family, americans, environment, education, government, humans, interesting, sadness, rights, animaladvocates, pets, protection, humans, habitat, cats, healthcare, humans, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, prevention, safety, medicine, treatment )

Wendy
- 152 days ago - gofundme.com
Donna started / own/hosts Cat Lovers Group here in care2. she has helped care for hundreds of stray cats , feeding them/ paying for vets fees herself. Donna's home is about to be foreclosed-,her husband is seriously ill can members help her? see story-
Colbert Skewers EpiPen Makers and Big Pharma
Offbeat  (tags: allergies, medicine, drugs, Big Pharma, greed, EpiPens, videos, humor )

Freya
- 172 days ago - alternet.org
Watch the whole video - some unrelated but funny stuff at the end
Stop Drug Companies From Price Gouging Us PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: DRUG COMPANIES, Price gouging, patients, abuse, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, medicine )

Lone
- 176 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop price-gouging patients for drugs developed using public funds.
 

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