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Demand Insurance Coverage for Breast Cancer Genetic Marker Testing ~ PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, disease, cancer, protection, prevention, treatment, women )

Beverly
- 21 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Tell Secretary Burwell to adopt a legislation requiring insurance companies to provide coverage for BRCA gene mutation testing.
Ways to Beat Breast Cancer: Top Tips on How Women Can Protect Themselves
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, warning, research, treatment, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, health, healthcare, humans, investigation, medicine, news )

Frank
- 21 days ago - mirror.co.uk
One in every eight women will develop the disease during their lifetime but there are ways women can protect themselves against the disease
Hospital 'Dropped the Ball' With Ebola Patient's Travel History, NIH Official Says (TEXT and VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Dallas Texas, hospital mistake, disease, illness, humans, risks, safety, warning, society, health, protection, prevention, ethics, healthcare, news )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - cnn.com
"A travel history was taken, but it wasn't communicated to the people who were making the decision. ... It was a mistake. They dropped the ball," said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Tell Congress Ending Child Hunger Is Important to You Please SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, healthcare, diet, nutrition, safety, prevention )

John
- 23 days ago - help.feedingamerica.org
One year from now, Congress will decide how to fund child nutrition programs. As an advocate for Feeding America your voice is our greatest asset.
Ebola Outbreak Emergency Appeal ....PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, family, food, children, death, drugs, disease, environment, exercise, health, illness, prevention, women, treatment, protection, medicine )

Susan
- 29 days ago - donateusa.actionaid.org
Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, and Nigeria are currently facing the world's worst outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus. More than 2,461 people have already died from the disease - without proper hygiene and training, this will only increase.many people una
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mental Illness Affects One in Four Adults: Tell Congress It's Time for Comprehensive Reform
Health & Wellness  (tags: mentla health, mental illnes, s law, access to treatment, treatment, medicine, healthcare, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, protection, news, government )

Cal
- 29 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Over the past several years, we've witnessed tragedies that have shattered lives, from school and workplace shootings to private family tragedies. Mental illness affects all of us.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, disease, government, protection, ebola, death, action, health )

Cal
- 30 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
More than 2,600 men, women, and children have died from Ebola, and the number is likely to increase.
Sick Texas Hospital Worker May Have Exposed 700 Babies to TB
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, El PasoTexas, hospital staff, TB, Providence Memorial Hospital, risks, safety, healthcare, warning, protection, prevention, news, health, illness, humans )

Carrie
- 32 days ago - rawstory.com
According to the Associated Press, the woman -- whose identity is being withheld due to privacy laws -- may have been infected with TB bacteria for up to a year before she was diagnosed in late August.
Every Kid Healthy...and Ready to Learn - Take the Pledge !!
Health & Wellness  (tags: goodnews, pledge, Every Kid Healthy, Ready to Learn, obesity, children, health, healthcare, food, correct nutrition, illness prevention )

BarbCat
- 33 days ago - actionforhealthykids.org
Every child in the United States should be well-nourished, physically active, healthy and ready to learn. Sadly, they're not. One in three kids in this country is either overweight or obese. But they don't have to be. Schools are a big part of the
Monday Miracle: Sheldon the Cat Manages Manx Syndrome With Acupuncture
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sheldon, Monday Miracle, ginger cat, Manx Syndrome, water-on-the-brain, acupuncture, stuffed toy monkey, brave little boy, healthcare )

BarbCat
- 38 days ago - catster.com
This week's miracle is a kitty uses acupuncture (and a toy monkey) to manage his condition. Sheldon is a striking ginger tabby who was born with the double whammy of Manx Syndrome and water on the brain. Despite his physical ailments, though, the Mich
HEALTH NEWS YOU CAN USE: 8 Signs of Disease That Are Written All Over Your Face
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, prevention, research, treatment, protection, health, illness, news, medicine )

Cal
- 44 days ago - rd.com
Certain facial traits may reveal vital clues to underlying health conditions. We asked doctors around the country to share what they look for while examining patients
Saving a Muslim Child's Heart
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel, children, pediatrics, paediatrics, heart, surgery, death, healthcare, medicine, safety, treatment )

Ge
- 44 days ago - aish.com
Dr. Lior Sasson operates on children from Angola to Zanzibar who otherwise would not have the medical care they need.
WHO Aims to Use Ebola Survivors' Blood to Boost Patients' Immunity
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, death, healthcare, Ebola, research, treatment, africa )

Naoko
- 47 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Desperate to restore hope amid the Ebola crisis, the World Health Organization said Friday it would accelerate the use of experimental treatments and vaccines to contain the expanding epidemic in West Africa.
 

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