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Health & Wellness

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
- 427 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
- 428 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
- 429 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
- 431 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
- 431 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
- 433 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
- 435 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
- 436 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
- 436 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
- 437 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
- 437 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
- 438 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.
Scientists: Test West Coast for Fukushima Radiation
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, scientists, research, Fukushima, radiation, U.S West Coast, risks, protection, humans, environment, health, investigation, warning, society )

Carrie
- 439 days ago - usatoday.com
Very low levels of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear disaster likely will reach ocean waters along the U.S. West Coast next month, scientists are reporting.
 

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