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More Than a Thousand People Turn Out for Prom of Wisconsin Teen Choosing to Die
Health & Wellness  (tags: Right to Die, Jerika Bolen, spinal muscular atrophy type 2, last wish, Wisconsin, children, disease )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - usatoday.com
Jerika, a tech-savvy teen with a punk attitude and a love of alternative music, had a final wish âEUR" a special prom, a dance party for friends and family to dress in their "fancy" clothes and celebrate one more time.
Gaza Medics Use Technology to Battle Blockade
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza Strip.humanitarian crisis, doctors, blockade, freedom of movement, restrictions, technology, siege-assault on Gaza Strip 2014, news, health, children )

Jess
- 9 days ago - daysofpalestine.com
Gaza doctors have no opportunities to build up their knowledge due to Israeli restrictions on their movement
Texas Teen Dies From 'Brain-Eating Amoeba' After Swimming
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, death, disease, environment, exercise, family, water, swimming, news, nutrition, protection, research, prevention, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, medicine )

Frank
- 10 days ago - patch.com
He's the second Houston teen in less than a year to die from infection resulting from the killer amoeba, but there are preventive measures.
Girl, 14, With Spinal Muscular Atrophy Decides to End Her Life: "This Is Enough Pain"
Health & Wellness  (tags: incurable diseases, girls, children, Wisconsin, right to die )

Freya
- 11 days ago - yahoo.com
This Wisconsin teen suffering from a painful and incurable disease has made a truly heartbreaking conclusion about her treatment. She wants to end her pain, deciding she is ready to die.
Expand Healthy Food Access: Let Food Stamp Recipients Buy Food Online! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, law, activism, green, eco-friendly, diet, children, food, government )

Cal
- 13 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many vulnerable Americans live in places where healthy food is not readily available and online sites have cropped up for home delivery. Unfortunately, the law prohibits people on food stamps from using them to purchase this healthier food.
Vegetables in the Legume Family Are Highly Nutritious and Taste Best When Picked Fresh
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, babies, diet, family, food, health, humans, nutrition, research, society, women, news )

Frank
- 15 days ago - express.co.uk
Beans and peas, in their many guises, are grown and consumed across the world; prized for their nutritious content and versatility in recipes.
Pills Made Especially for Girl's Rare Cancer Completely Eliminate Tumors - Good News Network
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, medicine, cancer, health, children, treatment )

Glenn
- 19 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
If only my late brother had taken these pills, he would still have been alive today.
Deaf Children in Danger *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, ethics, family, healthcare, humans, investigation, protection, risks, safety, society, study )

Frans
- 20 days ago - mesopinions.com
The CELEM, school for deaf children - may be on the street in September 2016 - or in new nonconforming local safety standards ...
Test All Babies for ALD - Vote Yes on Aidan's Law
Health & Wellness  (tags: diseases, children, testing, adrenoleukodystrophy, ALD, petitions )

Freya
- 23 days ago - change.org
Aidan Jack Seeger was a happy, healthy, spirited NY boy who, at age 6, suddenly developed vision and concentration problems. His parents thought he just needed glasses. He was misdiagnosed several times.
324 Cases of Zika Virus Found in New York State
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, zika virus, health, environment, disease, family, children, healthcare, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, women )

Frank
- 25 days ago - nydailynews.com
New York's Health Department says it has identified 324 cases of Zika, all associated with travel to areas where mosquitoes are known to transmit it.
At Least 33 US Cities Are Hiding Lead The Municipal Drinking Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: lead in water, Poison, 33 US Cities, children, death, environment, disease, study, warning )

Fiona
- 36 days ago - portside.org
troubling new investigation by the Guardian has found that at least 33 large cities in the United States may be improperly testing tap water in order to pass FDA regulations on lead. Please note, comment and forward.
HAWAIâEUR>IâEUR(TM)S FIGHT AGAINST GMOS RAGES ON
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, disease, environment, ethics, family, food, government, health, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, warning )

Frans
- 37 days ago - earthjustice.org
Last week, HawaiâEUR>i counties were back in court to defend their right to protect themselves from genetically engineered (GE) crops and the harmful pesticides that theyâEUR(TM)re modified to withstand. ....
Take Action Against the #1 Global Health Risk *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, death, diet, disease, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, health, healthcare, illness, humans, investigation, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, society, study, treatment, warning )

Frans
- 44 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
What kills more than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined? Hunger and malnutrition is the #1 risk to global health âEUR" and the situation is worsening by the day with the onset of El Niño. ...
 

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