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EPA to Allow Minors to Be Exposed to Highly Toxic Pesticides - NationofChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, pesticides, protection, government, EPA )

Nita
- 14 hours ago - nationofchange.org
The EPA has filed notices with the federal register to either tweak or get rid of two rules that prevent exposure to toxic chemicals to workers under the age of 18.
Stop RepublicansâEUR(TM) Backdoor Attack on Social Security. | CREDO Action Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: social security, medicare, medicaid, health, humans, government, healthcare )

Nita
- 15 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
We must fight back now and show Congress that there is massive grassroots opposition to the latest Republican sneak attack on Social Security.
Let's Protect Medicare From Mitch McConnell PLEASE SIGN! SHARE!
Health & Wellness  (tags: men. babies, children, women, prevention, risks, safety, healthcare, health, government, protection, nutrition, medicine )

Ruth
- 21 hours ago - action.dscc.org
"Join the fight to protect Medicare from Republicans, who want to cut older Americans' health care just to give billionaires a tax cut." PLEASE SIGN! SHARE!
Trump's New Medicaid Rules Aren't About Empowering People. They're About Punishing The Poor. | HuffPost
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, medicaid, government, prevention, Poverty & Social Inequality )

Nita
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
For the first time in the five-decade history of the Medicaid program, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will permit states to impose work requirements on Medicaid beneficiaries.
Home - Americans For Tax Fairness-Save CHIP Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, CHIP, medicare, prevention, ethics, government )

Nita
- 7 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Congress is expected to vote next week on CHIP funding. Sign the petition today demanding Congress reauthorize CHIP paid for by closing tax loopholes benefiting the richest 1% and wealthy corporations, not by cutting Medicare and other critical services.
Tell Congress: Investigate Big Pharma CEO and HHS Nominee Alex Azar
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, ethics, government, politics, health )

Nita
- 7 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
In the next few weeks, the Senate will be voting on the confirmation of Alex Azar, a former executive of the drug corporation Eli Lilly, to replace Tom Price as Secretary of Health and Human Services.
PETITION - A Permanent Solution to Address Food Insecurity in Toronto
Health & Wellness  (tags: toronto, solution, food insecurity, food banks, community gardens, diet, food, government, health, humans )

Lone
- 12 days ago - change.org
Traditional methods of food banks, community gardens and cooking classes are often confused with solving the issue of food security.
MoveOn Petitions - Allow Disabled Persons to Marry Without Loss of Benefits
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, SS disability, family, government )

Nita
- 16 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Individuals who qualify for social security disability on either their parent's or their grandparent's benefits are discriminated against when it comes to marriage. These are people who became disabled before the age of 22 and did not work enough qualify
Vitamin D May Help Prevent Rheumatoid Arthritis, Suggests Study | Life and Style | The Guardian
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vitamin D, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Immune System, University of Birminghamstudy, protection, nutrition, diet, disease, food, government, healthcare, health )

Cat
- 54 days ago - theguardian.com
As an RA sufferer, I'm not getting my hopes up. Higher doses may be needed, or possibly new treatment that bypasses or corrects vitamin D insensitivity, authors say
Line Streets With Trees to Prevent Serious Asthma Attacks, Say Scientists
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, healthcare, interesting, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, society, treatment, government, drugs, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, asthma, line streets, trees, scientists )

Ricardo
- 57 days ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
Asthma hospital admissions could be cut dramatically by lining streets with trees, the largest ever study has found. Researchers from the University of Exeter's medical school studied the impact of urban greenery on the respiratory condition and...
PEETITION - Universal Health Coverage for Dental Care in Canada
Health & Wellness  (tags: universal health covrage, dental caps, canada, oral health, government, health, healthcare, humans, protection, treatment )

Lone
- 62 days ago - change.org
Oral health is a vital component to overall health and wellness, and as such, it is important that all Canadians have equal access to preventative and emergency oral care treatments despite income.
Petition: Only 4% of Federal Funding for Cancer Research Goes to Childhood Cancers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Federal Funding, Cancer research, childhood cancers, United States, children, disease, death, humans, health, government, study )

Lone
- 70 days ago - change.org
In the United States, 46 children are diagnosed with cancer each day. Each day seven children lose their battle with cancer and die from it. One out of 5 children diagnosed with cancer, will die from their disease.
Bernie Sanders Commends Canada's Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, prevention, protection, research, safety, treatment, medicine, nutrition, health, government, ethics )

Lindi
- 78 days ago - cbc.ca
Among the strengths of Canada's health care system, Sanders noted that it covers all Canadians at 50 per cent of what the U.S. spends on health care.
Ban Tobacco Cultivation in India - Mrs. Sukanya Kadyan Berwal
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, government, prevention, research, treatment, study, society, medicine, ethics, death )

Naresh
- 79 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tobacco cultivation be cognizable offense, needs immediate punishments. - Abhishek Kadyan with Mrs. Suman Malik of Scouts and Guides for Animals: National Council of SPCA's.
Prevent Our Government From Choosing What We Can and Cannot Consume for Our Health PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: hemp, government, psychoactive effects, diet, health, humans, research, study )

Lone
- 81 days ago - change.org
Hemp produces less than the illegal amount of THC, 0.03%. CBD does not produce psychoactive effects.
 

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