START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Health & Wellness

10 Things You Need To Know About Hunger In 2013
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, children, ethics, freedoms, europe, HumanRights, iran, iraq, israel, middle-east, palestine, society, world, china, usa, diet, death, food, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, warning, nutrition, investigation, h )

JL
- 839 days ago - wfp.org
Here is a list of 10 facts that go some way to explaining why hunger is the single biggest solvable problem facing the world today.
Facing NINTH Deployment.....Army Ranger Kills Himself   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Staff Sgt. Jared Hagemann, Ft. Lewis, suicide, Army Rangers, deployments, Iraq, Afghanistan )

Dandelion
- 1364 days ago - youtube.com
The Army found Staff Sgt. Jared Hagemann's body at a training area of Joint Base Lewis McChord. Facing his 9th deployment he could not deal with it any longer. Suicide rates at all time high among our military. Stop these wars! Speak up Americans!
SYRIA: Iraqi Refugees Face Painful Wait For Artificial Limbs
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, treatment, children, artificial limb, painful wait, Tdh, Terre des hommes, Syria, US military invasion, not enough, WHO, UNHCR, conflict, Refugees&Relief, war, iraq )

Naoko
- 1619 days ago - irinnews.org
Mohammed*, 38, whose right leg is severed above the knee, is one of many Iraqi refugees waiting for prosthetics at the Syrian branch of charity Terre des hommes (Tdh) orthopedic workshop.
British MPs Accuse US Military of Human Rights Atrocity Over Use of Toxic DU Munitions in Fallujah
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iraq, health crisis, atrocity, human rights, humanitarian crisis, US military, depleted uranium weapons, toxic, Iraqi city, Fallujah, rise in birth defects, Iraqi medical staff, environmental issues, Freedom of Info requests, how much DU? )

LucyKalei
- 1821 days ago - bandepleteduranium.org
Sign of growing disquiet, response to SkyNews/Guardian reports of humanitarian/health crisis in Iraqi city Fallujah, UK reps've submitted parliamentary motion accusing US military. News outlets worldwide picked up BBCWorldAffairsEditor's report- details..
Iraqi Former Battle Zone Sees Abnormal Clusters of Infant Tumours and Deformities.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Iraq, babies, environment, war, chemical interventions )

Janet
- 2009 days ago - truthout.org
"Doctors in Iraq's war-ravaged enclave of Falluja are dealing with up to 15 times as many chronic deformities in infants and a spike in early life cancers that may be linked to toxic materials left over from the fighting.WHAT really was going on there?
Disabled Soldier Returning to War, Facing "Stop Loss"
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, candidates, cheney, cia, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, iraq, lies, media, m )

Kathleen
- 2524 days ago - truthout.org
WE MUST SHOW SINCERE COMPASSION FOR OUR TROOPS AND BRING THEM HOME!!! Besides, our own nation is in dire need of MUCH infrastructure & disaster assistance!!!
Even the Insured Feel the Strain of Health Costs
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, candidates, cheney, cia, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, HillaryClinton, iraq, lies, media, milit )

Kathleen
- 2573 days ago - truthout.org
"The economic slowdown has swelled the ranks of people without health insurance...and now also threatening millions of people who have insurance but find that the coverage is too limited or that they cannot afford their own share of medical costs."
Soldiers Show Mental Strain From Combat Tours
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, ethics, iraq, war, environment )

Cal
- 2631 days ago - reuters.com
More than a quarter of U.S. soldiers on their third or fourth tours in Iraq suffer mental health problems partly because troops are not getting enough time at home between deployments, the Army said on Thursday.
Army Battles Traumatic Brain Injuries
Health & Wellness  (tags: army, soldiers, health, brain, injuries, Marines, Iraq, Afghanistan, traumatic, explosion )

Robin
- 2678 days ago - news14.com
FAYETTEVILLE -- The Army is mobilizing its resources to fight a serious threat to soldiers' health. They estimate that as many as 10-20 percent of soldiers and Marines returning from Iraq and Afghanistan suffer from a traumatic brain injury caused by a...
120 Veterans Commit Suicide Each Week!
Health & Wellness  (tags: veterans, suicide, Pentagon, Iraq, war, deaths, statistics )

Good
- 2734 days ago - care2.com
Pentagon says this is no problem, because they are doing this not due to the war, but because they are having "personal problems".
DEPLETED URANIUM - Chronic Illness, Severe Deformanties, Gulf WarSyndrome, Environment,
Health & Wellness  (tags: depleted uranium, birth defects, chronically ill, enviornmental hazard, usa, iraq, canada. severe deformities )

Cheryl
- 2754 days ago - canadianactionparty.ca
THE RADIOACTIVITY PERSISTS FOR OVER 4,500,000,000 YEARS KILLING MILLIONS OF EVERY AGE FOR CENTURIES TO COME .THIS IS A CRIME AGAINST HUMANITY WHICH MAY RANK WITH THE WORST ATROCITIES OF ALL TIME
What the Government Isn't Publicizing - The Opportunistic Pathogens Coming Home With Out Veterans
Health & Wellness  (tags: patghogens, opportunistic infections, mosquitos, Leishmaniasis, Acinetobacter baumanni, deadly disease, troops, soldiers, Iraq, Afghanistan )

RC
- 2771 days ago - iraqinfections.org
Now this is something I've never seen onthe news. Our troops are picking up deadly pathogens & diseases while serving in Iraq, Afghanistan, etc. and bringing them home. The government has kept this a pretty big secret, thus creating the danger of spread.
Revamp Urged for Care of Veterans
Health & Wellness  (tags: US, Veterans, Iraq, Iraq war, Congress, legislation, healthcare, disability, US troops, Afghanistan, injured, wounded, soldiers, family-assistance, long-term rehab )

K. A.
- 2773 days ago - washingtonpost.com
President Bush sent legislation to Congress yesterday to revamp the health-care and disability system for U.S troops wounded in Iraq or Afghanistan by eliminating duplicative bureaucracy and providing more assistance to families dealing with the long-term
Cholera Outbreak in Iraq Spreading - Infectious Diseases - MSNBC.Com
Health & Wellness  (tags: iraq, war, destabalization, 'warcrimes', disease )

Brenda
- 2789 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
GENEVA - An outbreak of cholera in Iraq has spread, with new cases confirmed in Baghdad, Basra and, for the first time, the northern districts of Tikrit, Mosul and Dahuk, "What kind of help did this war bring to the iraqiis, death and disease?"
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with iraq

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Natasha Salgado 15 popular stories

2. Carole K. 15 popular stories

3. Candy L. 15 popular stories

4. daryl bishop 14 popular stories

5. AniMae Chi 13 popular stories

6. Laura H. 13 popular stories

7. Dalia H. 12 popular stories

8. Candy B. 11 popular stories

9. Jason B. 11 popular stories

10. Cher C. 10 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!