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Australian Mothers-Against-Gas: Danielle Describing the Horrific Health Effects of Living in AGLs Gasfield (& Related Patition)   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, New South Wales, Macarthur region, coal seam gas wells, AGL, Camden, Mothers-Against-Gas )

Evelyn
- 15 days ago - youtu.be
he video speaks for itself. Danielle mother of 4 speaks of horrific health effects from living in close proximity to AGL coal seam gas wells. PETITION https://www.change.org/p/andrew-vesey-close-down-a gls-camden-gasfield-now-making-families-sick
Pledge to Close the Gap - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, OZ, petition, indigenous, health equality, down under )

Dandelion
- 170 days ago - act.oxfam.org
To achieve health equality for Indigenous Australians within 25 years I call on the Australian Government to providing adequate and long-term financial resources to achieve Indigenous health equality.
Australia Is Set to Legalise Growing Cannabis for Medicinal Use
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, cannabis, medicinal, medical, pain relief )

Scooby
- 218 days ago - metro.co.uk
Marijuana growth for medicinal purposes is set to be legalised Down Under.
Help Save Susiya Village, Clinic and Solar Panels
Health & Wellness  (tags: Susiya village, PClinic and Solar Panels, home demolitions, Israeli government, Foreign Minister Carr, Australia, Bedouin-Palestinians, Save Susiya, PETITION, Palestine, OPT, news, family, environment, protection, safety, treatment, society, abuse )

Jess
- 306 days ago - communityrun.org
lift these demolition orders and end the inhumane practice of demolishing homes and community infrastructure in the Occupied Palestinian Territories
Tell Tony Abbott: No More Cuts to Funds Combating Ice Addiction ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, Ice addiction, crystal meth, funds to fight addiction, health, treatment, politics )

Nancy
- 334 days ago - alp.org.au
Tony Abbott is now cutting around $800 million from health programs, including cuts to drug support services, leaving people in desperate need of support without a pathway to recovery.
Petitioning the Abbott Government to Establish a Royal Commission Into the Human Impact of CSG Mining
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, Royal Commission, Abbott Government, Coal Seam Gas, CSG, fracking, health risks, protection, risks, research, study )

Evelyn
- 368 days ago - change.org
All levels of Government have let the people of Australia down allowing the unfettered growth of an industry which is known to be harmful to the environment, human health, communities and ultimately our future. PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION
Q&A Recap: Ethan Egart Stands Up to Stop Deportation of 10-Year-Old Mate With Autism (SEE VIDEO - and Sign Petition)°
Health & Wellness  (tags: autism, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Australia, deportation, appeal )

Evelyn
- 399 days ago - smh.com.au
Ethan's deportation question steals the show: Ethan Egart from Darwin asked the Q&A panel why his 10-year-old friend with autism has to leave Australia. "If we get on well with him, why can't the government?" (See link to petition in 1st comment)
Tony Abbott: Please Tighten Food Importation Laws and Labelling Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, hep a, australia, new zealand, food, labelling, berries )

Scooby
- 455 days ago - change.org
In the wake of the Hep A contamination of frozen berry products and given the number of food contaminations of late causing serious illness, consumers need to be in possession of clear and accurate data to inform decision-making regarding foods.
Reject Privatising Hospital Health Services
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, health, hospital, public, service, humans, illness, government )

Roger
- 469 days ago - change.org
Petitioning Lawrence Springborg:Queenslanders voted for quality services and to stop asset sales-a message politicians like you claimed to have heard. As Health minister you led the charge to privatise services in our public hospitals
Please Sign: Australia: Ban Electroshock Therapy for Children!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, electroshock therapy, ECT, Australia, Dr. Peter Breggin, Victoria Mental Health Bill, Brain Damage, memory loss, parents' rights )

Susan
- 799 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Australia, a Tribunal can override an adult's decision not to undergo electroshock therapy. But far worse, it can also force this therapy on children against parents' wishes. Some suffer permanent brain damage and even die from the treatment.
The Most (and Least) Fake Extra Virgin Olive Oil Brands
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, diet, extra virgin olive oil, California, Australia, Italyresearch, study, interesting, news, nutrition )

Carrie
- 928 days ago - lifehacker.com
Frauds! An estimated 69% of all store-bought extra virgin olive oils in the US are probably fake, according to tests by the University of California. UC Davis tested samples from the top-selling extra virgin olive oil brands to find the ones that are...
To Lower Australia's Rising Obesity Rates, Tax Soft Drinks
Health & Wellness  (tags: Australia, Rising, Rates, Tax, Soft Drinks )

Agnes
- 1693 days ago - au.ibtimes.com
To battle Australia's rising obesity rates, American psychologist Kelly Brownell suggested a tax on soft drinks at the 46th Australian Psychological Association's yearly conference on Wednesday.
Australia Takes On Tabacco Giants Over Packaging
Health & Wellness  (tags: tabacco, battle, Australia, package, advertisements, health hazards, cancer, health warnings, opposition, BATA, British American Tabacco Australia, Philip Morris, debate, controvertial, prevention, health, risks )

Naoko
- 1822 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Australia faces a smoking hot battle against big tabacco companies over a plan to remove their last bastion of advertising -- the cigarette pack.
Australia Corals to Light Up Cancer Cure Fight
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, australia, coral, cluster )

Merissa
- 2103 days ago - mnn.com
Australian scientists have discovered a cluster of brilliant shallow-water corals that could help in the search for anticancer drugs and to understand global warming, according to a researcher.
Mozzies With Dengue Fever Found | Gympie, Queensland
Health & Wellness  (tags: dengue fever, mosquitoes, Queensland, Australia, disease )

Jenny
- 2108 days ago - gympietimes.com.au
Aedes Aegypto is a mosquito which carries and can transmit dengue fever to humans and it has been found in 10 locations in Goomeri, about 60km from Gympie.
 

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