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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
- 377 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.
House Committee on Agriculture in Hawaii Advances Dog Slaughter Legislation
Health & Wellness  (tags: off-beat, humans, culture, animals, unusual, protection, safety, society, odd, health, pets, dogs, food, bizarre, world, home, food, disease, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition, illness, health, healthcare, diet, family, risks, medicine, children, a )

Kelly
- 378 days ago - examiner.com
On Thursday, the House Committee on Agriculture in Honolulu advanced SB2026 to ban the slaughter of eating cats and dogs in the State of Hawaii reports the New York Post.
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 )

Lauren
- 379 days ago - aol.com
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
My Son Will Die - Why Is It Being Denied?
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, children, death, disease, medicine, drugs, ethics )

Sabine
- 383 days ago - everydayhealth.com
A mother fights for her son's life - please read...
Chimerex Refuses to Give Life-Saving Drug to Dying 7 Year Old
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, cancer, disease, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, treatment, greed, money )

Dawn
- 383 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Josh Hardy, seven, is battling a viral infection that could be cleared up in two weeks by a drug called Brincidofovir made by North Carolina company Chimerex. Chimerex CEO Kenneth Moch says the company no longer has a compassionate use program.
Bullied Children More Likely to Consider or Attempt Suicide, Report Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, bullying, study, healthcare, investigation )

Cal
- 383 days ago - csmonitor.com
Cyberbullying is even more correlated to a heightened risk of suicidal thoughts and actions, the report also said. An estimated 15 to 20 percent of adolescents are involved in bullying, either as a bully, a victim, or both.
Need to Know: The Science Behind Medical Marijuana
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, children, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, marijuana as medicine, seizures )

Kit
- 384 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
On this week's "TechKnow," contributor Crystal Dilworth travels to Colorado to learn more about Charlotte's Web, a cannabis derivative that's being used to treat kids with severe forms of epilepsy.
Battle for Humanity Nearly Lost: Global Food Supply Deliberately Engineered to End Life, Not Nourish It
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, nutrition, healthcare, humans, children, food, family, babies, disease, risks, protection, safety, study, society )

Evelyn
- 388 days ago - naturalnews.com
After having now analyzed over 1,000 foods, superfoods, vitamins, junk foods and popular beverages for heavy metals and other substances at the Natural News Forensic Food Labs, I have arrived at a conclusion,,
Worse Than the Mob: The Insurance Industry Is Organized Crime -- William Rivers Pitt
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, healthcare, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, medicine, protection, risks, safety, society )

Kit
- 389 days ago - truth-out.org
We got accountants playin' God and countin' out the pills Yeah, I know, that sucks - that your HMO Ain't doin' what you thought it would do But everybody's gotta die sometime... --- Steve Earle
Please Release a Life-Saving Drug to Children Dying From DMD! [Deadline: 29 March 2014]
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, DMD, death, children, disease, treatment, deadline, FDASIA )

Lauren
- 390 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
DMD is fatal but a new drug could finally offer a treatment! Please sign this petition to get the FDA to follow the FDASIA rules & release this drug to the children dying from DMD. 100,000 signatures are needed before this closes on 29 March, please help!
Miracle Dog Survives Being Hurled From Bridge
Health & Wellness  (tags: A dog named "Miracle, " purposefully dropped over the side of, arrested two teens, felony animal cruelty, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, dogs, cruelty, protection, pets, suffering, sadness, children, safety, violence, law, internet, crime, corruptio )

Kelly
- 392 days ago - examiner.com
via KXII News~A dog named "Miracle," earned her name after surviving a harrowing plunge over the side of a bridge in Choctaw County, Okla., earlier this week, reported Saturday's KXII News.
Mystery Polio-Like Virus Paralyzes Children in California
Health & Wellness  (tags: California, polio like virus, children, paralysis, research, warning, news, medicine, health, disease, illness )

Carrie
- 398 days ago - mag.newsweek.com
Between August 2012 and July 2013, sudden paralysis beset five children in California: Sofia and four others who fared even worse - one child lost control of all four limbs.
**PLEASE SIGN**Give SNAP and WIC Recipients 25% Discount on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables and Organics
Health & Wellness  (tags: WIC, SNAP budget inadequate, children, diet )

Alan
- 399 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
People on SNAP and families on WIC need greater access to the higher levels of nutrition available in fruits, vegetables and certified organic products. To this end, we request the House and Senate immediately modify the founding documents for WIC and SNA
TELL GENERAL MILLS' CHAIRMAN: REMOVE GMOS FROM ALL CEREALS -- NOT JUST CHEERIOS *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, children, family, food, government, health, humans, illness, nutrition, research, safety, science, study )

Frans
- 402 days ago - credomobilize.com
People have the right to know that their food is safe, especially when it comes to children's breakfast cereals. Removing GMO ingredients from Cheerios was a great first step, but it doesn't go far enough. Publicly announce an aggressive timeline for...
 

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