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Abortion Clinic Closures Will Have Devastating Impact on Women in Appalachia
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, health care, clinics, poverty )

Freya
- 14 days ago - globalpossibilities.org
"Rural women, women of color, low-income women will be disproportionately affected the closure of the clinic," said Margaret Chapman Pomponio, executive director of WV FREE.
Are We Killing Our Young Doctors?
Health & Wellness  (tags: doctors, education, hospitals, health care, medical residency )

Freya
- 41 days ago - forbes.com
It's no secret that medical training is brutal. Medical trainees are not only learning, they are often the primary medical workforce for many hospitals. Patients may see their real doctor only rarely, but they see nurses, residents, and medical students.
Greek Health System in Collapse
Health & Wellness  (tags: Greece, economic crisis, health care, health system collapse )

Dandelion
- 48 days ago - greece.greekreporter.com
Rising mortality rates, an increase in life-threatening infections and a shortage of staff and medical equipment are crippling Greeces health system due to the austerity measures.
Trudeau: Don't Sell Out Seniors' Health Care PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: trudeau, health care, liberal government, government, health, healthcare, humans )

Lone
- 54 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
The Liberal Government appears to be fast-tracking a shady deal that would put care for our parents and grandparents in the hands of a massive multinational investment corporation.
Keep The Pre-Existing Condition Clause for Health Insurance - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, pre existing, USA, Trump Administration )

Dandelion
- 58 days ago - change.org
If the pre-existing condition clause goes away with an Obamacare repeal, with the Trump Administration, millions of Americans will be impacted.
Sign the Petition to Protect Women's Health Coverage
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health care, petitions )

Freya
- 149 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The Department of Health and Human Services has asked a committee of experts to update the list of which women's preventive services are covered without out-of-pocket costs under the health care law.
Drop the Charges Against Chelsea Manning and Give Her Adequate Access to Health Care! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chelsea Manning, Bradley Manning, suicide, US government, health care, mental health )

Dandelion
- 199 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
The US government wants to throw Chelsea Manning into indefinite solitary, a possible 30 years, confinement for her own suicide attempt.
Health Care Denied At 550 Hospitals Because of Catholic Doctrine
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, religion, Catholic Church, health care, discrimination )

Freya
- 288 days ago - forbes.com
A disturbing new report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and MergerWatch, "Health Care Denied," finds that 1 in 6 hospitals in the U.S. are operated in accordance with Catholic religious rules, known as the Ethical and Religious Directives.
Hillary: Where Was Bernie During My Health Care Fight? Sanders Camp Literally Behind You
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, health care, Universal Health Care, busted, lied to )

Dandelion
- 339 days ago - mediaite.com
Hillary Clinton went on the attack against Bernie Sanders on the issue of health care, questioning his commitment to the issue. And boy did she get busted. He even has a signed letter from her of thanks.
Tell Speaker Paul Ryan: End the Special Committee Attacking Planned Parenthood
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, health care, petitions )

Freya
- 362 days ago - signforgood.com
A grand jury in Texas was created to investigate Planned Parenthood. But instead, it landed on a truth that we've known all along: It was the anti-choice extremist David Daleiden and his sham organization, the Center for Medical Progress, that were...
Canadian Researchers Discover Solution to Treat HIV & Other STDs
Health & Wellness  (tags: hiv/aids, health care )

Matthew
- 477 days ago - gponline-shop.com
With a recent finding of a solution by Canadian researchers, nanoparticles, the fatal flaw of condoms seems to be alleviated soon.
UK End-of-Life Care 'Best in World
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health Care, End of Life, NHS, Hospice movement, Study )

Ray
- 502 days ago - bbc.co.uk
End-of-life care in the UK has been ranked as the best in the world with a study praising the quality and availability of services.
No Health Insurance Mega Mergers - Healthcare Is a Right! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: mega mergers, oligopoly, Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Humana, Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, insurance premiums, mega corporations, health care )

Dandelion
- 528 days ago - change.org
The countries five largest for-profit health insurers are trying to merge into three mega corporations, creating an oligopoly that will drive up premiums for patients and employers, cut payments to doctors, and pocket the difference as profits.
Tell Congress Extend Health Care For 9/11 First Responders Now - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: 9-11 First Responders, Zadroga Act, health care, Congress, October 2015 )

Dandelion
- 564 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
If the Zadroga Act is not extended by Congress, it will begin to expire this October potentially leaving tens of thousands of first responders without care. Yet many in Washington seem to be in no big hurry to extend it.
Doctors Without Borders Is Pulling Out Of The World's Largest Refugee Camp
Health & Wellness  (tags: Global Health, Guinea, Health Care, Humanitarian Aid, Kenya, Liberia, Syria )

Judy
- 632 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Ongoing problems with healthcare in war zones go beyond Kenya. A recent report highligts increasing attacks on health care workers around the world.
 

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