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Health & Wellness

World Health Organization: Help Prevent The Next Plague Outbreak!
Health & Wellness  (tags: bubonic plague, petition, world health organzation, stop black death, epidemic, madagasgar, spread )

- 925 days ago -
The bubonic plague once wiped a third of the world's population -- and now, Black Death is sparking one of the worst outbreaks globally in years.
A Mother's Plea to the FDA for Quicker Action in Order to Save Her Sons (Video)
Health & Wellness  (tags: DMD, Duchenne, FDA, FDASIA, death, children, petition, government, video )

- 927 days ago -
Max has access to treatment & is improving while older brother deteriorates 'Everybody's happy for Max & that might be hard for Austin. We try not to celebrate here, because how can we celebrate Max's gains when Austin's just losing?' Petition in comments
Fahma's Petition: Tell Schools to Teach Risks of Female Genital Mutilation Before the Summer PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, culture, violence, tradition, FGM/C, Female Genital Mutilation/ cutting, UK, petition, prevention )

- 957 days ago -
17 year old Fahma Mohamed calls on Minister Michael Gove to include teaching about FGM/C in schools in the UK, in order to reduce the estimated 6,000 cases of girls being sent abroad for FGM/C during the summer holidays
Please Tell the FDA to Stop Postponing Their Decision re: Eteplirsen- Children Will Continue to Die in the Meantime
Health & Wellness  (tags: DMD, Duchenne, death, children, FDA, cure, research, government, petition )

- 1036 days ago -
Please take a second to send this email. DMD is fatal, but a new (& safe!) drug could be a cure! The FDA have reversed their previous promise based on a completely different drug. Children will continue to die if this decision continues to be postponed
Please Tell the FDA to Stop Postponing Their Decision re: Eteplirsen- Children Will Continue to Die in the Meantime
Health & Wellness  (tags: DMD, death, children, Duchenne, FDA, cure, research, government, petition )

- 1039 days ago -
Please take a second to sign this petition. DMD is fatal, but a new (& safe!) drug could be a cure! The FDA have reversed their previous promise based on a completely different drug. Children will continue to die if this decision continues to be postponed
Strengthen Cell Phone Radiation Standards! - TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: cell phone radiation standards, Federal Communications Commssion, (FCC), Environmental Working group, (EWG), cell phone radiation, research, links to health problems, Petition )

- 1132 days ago -
The FCC's cell phone radiation standards haven't been updated for 17 years, but American cell phone usage has changed dramatically. And scientists are exploring links between cell phone radiation and cancer and other health problems.
Nurses Campaign To Heal America - PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: PETITION, healthcare, Medicare for all, National Nurse United )

- 1139 days ago -
We the undersigned residents of the United States of America demand guaranteed healthcare through the improved Medicare for All program.
Remove Genetically Modified Ingredients From Infant Formulas - TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: infant formula, GMO's, GM ingredients, Similac, Abbott Laboratories, scientific studies, 2012 Gilles-Eric Seralini study, harmful effects of GMO's, infants as experimental subjects, petition )

- 1245 days ago -
For years, Abbott Laboratories, a major nutritional products company, has been selling Similac baby formula products laced with Genetically Modified (GM) ingredients. The shareholders of Abbott are considering removing GMOs from Similac baby formula.
*TAKE ACTION* Tell Congress: Cosponsor the Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act!
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, Congress, cancer, diet, disease, drugs, environment, food, healthcare, illness, medicine, Petition, prevention, protection, safety, science, society )

- 1254 days ago -
It sounds like simple advice: "Eat your fruits and veggies." But it's not so easy. Our country spends too much money subsidizing crops like corn and soybeans that get turned into processed junk food, instead of expanding access to foods that are-->
Stop Nestle From Controlling the Fennel Flower!
Health & Wellness  (tags: herbal remedies, monopoly, petition, healthcare )

- 1256 days ago -
Nigella sativa -more commonly known as fennel flower- has been used as a cure-all remedy for over a thousand years. But now Nestlé is claiming to own it, and trying take control over the fennel flower in order to turn it into a costly drug.
**TAKE ACTION** Close Tax Loop Holes for Pharmaceutical Companies **Please Sign**
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, babies, children, disease, drugs, ethics, environment, ethics, healthcare, medicine, Petition, research, treatment )

- 1284 days ago -
The result for the citizen is that we can pay hundreds or even thousands for each prescription. With a more competitive market, as in generic prescriptions, the same drugs are reduced to a low as just a few dollars for each prescription filled.
Don't Let American Pilots Die From Cabin Fumes!
Health & Wellness  (tags: British Airway Pilots, died, toxic fumes, warning, cabin fumes, prevention, petition )

- 1337 days ago -
Eight years ago, British Airways pilot Karen Lysakowska hung up her wings due to ill health. She begged management to look into the issue of fumes in the cockpit, which she felt may have made her sick. Lysakowska even considered legal action, but she.....
**TAKE ACTION** The Beginning of The End AIDS By 2015 **PLEASE SIGN**
Health & Wellness  (tags: AIDS, 2015, petition, US Senate )

- 1526 days ago -
Please join me in being a part of the message to the US Senate, we are all a part of the answer to end AIDS.
Save Girls From Female Genital Cutting: TAKE ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: PETITION, action, FGM, ablation, infibulation, violence against girls, women violence, human rights, human rights. health, "publico instrumento de ablacion" )

- 2060 days ago -
Female genital cutting includes several different forms of cutting practiced for hundreds of years. Infibulation, the most severe, involves cutting some or all of the external genitalia, leaving only a very small opening for urination and menstruation.
Stand Up for Healthy School Lunches!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, children, government, petition )

- 2196 days ago -
Right now, we need your leadership to pass a strong child nutrition bill that will ensure healthy options for all children. Please pass the House version of the Child Nutrition Act and reject the Senate's version.

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