START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Health & Wellness

The UK Wants To Blacklist Homeopathy
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, homeopathy, UK, government, healthcare, research, medicine, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, treatment, science, safety )

Michael
- 225 days ago - iflscience.com
Ministers in the U.K. are considering banning homeopathy from the treatments that can be prescribed by doctors working for the National Health Service (NHS).
Petition. Stop Taxing Tampons as a Luxury Item.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tax, Tampons, Luxury, Necessity, Unfair, Women, Health, Government, UK, Britain )

John
- 236 days ago - change.org
Here in the UK women have to pay a luxury tax on tampons yet men do not pay tax on razors. I think this is unfair and that the tax on tampons should be scrapped. Please sign if you agree with me, also share this petition with your friends.
NHS Cuts £100m From Cancer Fund âEUR" As Govt Hands Extra £100m To Syria
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK, cancer, Syria, death, disease, ethics, government, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, protection, treatment )

Penny
- 294 days ago - breitbart.com
The NHS has pulled funding for cancer treatments affecting 5500 patients claiming that the drugs involved, which prolong human life, are not cost effective. In total it has now halved the number of cancer treatments on offer, citing financial pressures
Satellites The Latest Weapon Against Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: ebola satellites, disease, UK, West Africa, research, society, family, treatment )

Nancy
- 603 days ago - msn.com
Satellite images will be able to focus on the epidemic in Sierra Leone, for example, pinpointing areas which have been infected, places where people can get help or even highlighting the best routes to evacuate people.
Ocado, Please Start Stocking Vegan Cheese - Particularly Vegusto! - The Petition Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK, veganism, cheese, online community )

Slava
- 627 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
UK's online supermarket Ocado has a wide range of vegan options on their virtual shelves, but they are missing one key vegan item: cheese! In order for the popular online food retailer to truly represent their vegan customers, they must begin stocking muc
How Much Sugar Do We Eat?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Government Scientists, Food, Sugar, Diet, Health, Obesity Crisis, UK )

Ray
- 731 days ago - bbc.co.uk
There is fierce debate about the role of added sugar in contributing to the obesity crisis. UK government scientists are reviewing the amount of added sugar people should eat each day. The current guideline has a limit of 10-11%.
Baby Formula Recalled in UK After Newborn Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK, premature newborns, formula, death, illness, septicemia, Bacillus cereus )

Carrie
- 751 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Liquid food for premature newborns that was distributed in the United Kingdom is under an urgent recall after being linked to the death of one child and blood poisoning in 14 others, according to The Guardian.
Joint Israel-UK Stem Cell Research Wows Peres, Cameron
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stem Cell Research, UK, Israel )

David
- 812 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Israeli and British scientists are working on advanced solutions for some of the most difficult diseases around - Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis and type 1 diabetes, and the use of stem cells to build a human liver.
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 )

Evelyn
- 864 days ago - change.org
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
The Royal Birth Cost $15,000. The Average American Birth Is Billed at $30,000.
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, babies, delivery costs, US, UK, healthcare, government, medicine, interesting )

Carrie
- 1069 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The $15,000 figure comes from estimates of how much one would have to pay to deliver in the Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital, where the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a son on Monday. This is expensive for the United Kingdom, but, here in the...
Why 80-Degree Temperatures Kill in the U.K.
Health & Wellness  (tags: heatwave, UK, air conditioning, health, protection, safety, risks, illness, warning, environment )

Carrie
- 1073 days ago - theweek.com
The U.K. is enduring a serious heat wave that has resulted in an estimated 540 to 760 deaths over nine days. Yet the highest the temperature has risen is 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Most of the time, temperatures have hovered in the high 80's.
Petition | Tell @Sainsburys and @Waitrose: No Monsanto Products in UK Supermarkets! | Change.Org
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK, NO MONSANTO, Sainsburies, Waitrose, GM Broccoli )

Elderberr
- 1125 days ago - change.org
We are concerned that you sell Bellaverde® broccoli. This is a flagship Monsanto food product. Monsanto is the world's largest GMO company and has been voted "The Worst Company of 2011" by Natural Society.
Tell UK Supermarkets Not to Drop GM Ban ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, GM foods, ban, UK, supermarkets )

Cher
- 1137 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Three major UK supermarkets have quietly backtracked on their standards. The Co-operative, Sainsbury's and Marks & Spencer have all decided to drop their long-held ban on chickens fed with genetically modified soya beans.
How HRT and the Pill Can Lead to Breast Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, breast, HRT, pill, women, uk, usa, europe )

Sophie
- 2094 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers, affecting up to one in eight women during their lives in Europe, the UK and USA.
DR ELLIE CANNON: Lung Disease That Costs UK 24million Work Days
Health & Wellness  (tags: Lung disease, UK, health, life, risk )

Nancy
- 2135 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a debilitating, progressive and life-threatening lung disease that is on the rise among younger people, particularly women.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with UK

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Laura H. 12 popular stories

2. AniMae C. 12 popular stories

3. Nicola VeryBusy F. 12 popular stories

4. natasha salgado 11 popular stories

5. Frans Badenhorst 11 popular stories

6. Carole K. 10 popular stories

7. Candy L. 9 popular stories

8. Ivana D. 8 popular stories

9. GGmaSheila D. 8 popular stories

10. Candy B. 7 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!