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Wisconsin Poised to Pass ALEC's Deadly Asbestos Bill - Sign Petition Please!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Asbestos, Wisconsin, ALEC, Senate Bill 13, asbestos related deaths, health )

Angelika
- 28 days ago - prwatch.org
Wisconsin could become the latest state to narrow access to the courts for asbestos victims in a bill up for a vote on March 20, joining a national coordinated effort that can be traced back to ALEC and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. * SIGN PETITION *
Tell Congress It's Time to Pass Safe Cosmetics Legislation ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, protection, safe cosmetics, environment )

Cher
- 29 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Tell Congress it's time for safe cosmetics legislation that will prevent exposure to harmful chemicals.
In Healthcare, What Makes Maine Different?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, protection, prevention, government, study )

Cal
- 30 days ago - latimes.com
The northern part of the state is poor, but residents rank high on measures of health. The coordination among businesses and health workers is seen as a model.
Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, obesity, AMericans, healthcare, disease, safety, risks, research, food, diet, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 33 days ago - alternet.org
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight.
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
- 33 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.
Emergency Rooms Are No Place for the Elderly
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, hospitals, Emergency room, treatment, risks, illness, disease, medicine, prevention, protection, warning )

Dee
- 34 days ago - well.blogs.nytimes.com
The elderly man lived alone in an apartment complex not far from the hospital. A younger neighbor, who'd watched him hobble down the building's stairwell for nearly a week insisted on taking him to the emergency room.
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: Electronic Headband Prevents Migraines With Tiny Jolts
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, health, goodnews, migraines, treatment, protection, humans, illness )

Cal
- 36 days ago - npr.org
The battery-powered headband presses an electrode against a person's forehead, where it sends an electrical signal through the skin to the .
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
- 38 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.
Stop the Overuse of Antibiotics on Factory Farms! - Please Sign!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, antibiotics, farming, cruelty )

Marie
- 38 days ago - secure3.convio.net
It's become a common practice on factory farms to feed livestock regular, low doses of antibiotics even when they're not sick, in part because their living conditions are so horrifyingly unhealthy, and also to make them grow faster.
Bullied Children More Likely to Consider or Attempt Suicide, Report Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, bullying, study, healthcare, investigation )

Cal
- 38 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.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Boycott All International Conferences in South Korea - Nation of Heinous Cruelty and Shameful Apathy!
Health & Wellness  (tags: International Conferences, held in South Korea, millions of innocent dogs and thousands , 2 million dogs, pets, slaughter, sadness, suffering, killed, killing, dogs, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, cruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, re )

Kelly
- 39 days ago - change.org
I urge you today to please boycott all International Conferences to be held in South Korea and stand against the appalling and despicable cruelty committed against the millions of innocent dogs and thousands of cats in South Korea every year.
'Cancer Eye' a Common Reason for USDA Condemnations
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rancho Feeding Slaughterhouse, USDA, sick cows, eye cancer, safety, research, society, protection, investigation, health, government, food, ethics )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
If media reports prove to be true, the U.S. Department of Agriculture shut down the Rancho Feeding slaughterhouse in northern California because the facility was processing cows with eye cancer.
As Health Law Takes Hold, Rate Of Uninsured Falls
Health & Wellness  (tags: obamacare, health insurance, safety, prevention, protection, study, medicine, health, healthcare )

Cal
- 39 days ago - npr.org
Since the Affordable Care Act kicked in fully, the percentage of Americans without health coverage has fallen to its lowest point in five years.
 

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