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Financial Despair, Addiction and the Rise of Suicide in White America
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, safety, politics, rights, culture, family, ethics, death, violence, health, education, usa, war, risks, research, disease, illness )

Wilde
- 86 days ago - theguardian.com
The death rate for white Americans aged 45 to 54 has risen sharply since 1999, but Montana officials wrestle to explain why the state has the highest rate of suicide in the US at nearly twice the national average - and it's rising
PETITION - Don't Deny Life Insurance to Progressed HIV Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: HIV Patients, access to health care, Life Insurance, Insurance companies, chronic diseases, health status, safety, rights, prevention, protection )

Sabine
- 101 days ago - forcechange.com
Life insurance policies are now available to eligible applicants living with HIV thanks to a groundbreaking decision by insurance company Prudential Financial, Inc. Unfortunately, one of the qualifications of this policy is that an individual's CD4...
Marijuana Kills Cancer Cells, Admits US National Cancer Institute
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, science, FDA drug approval, news, rights, disease, cancer )

NitaSick
- 109 days ago - trueactivist.com
States in the US may be one step closer to legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, especially now that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has updated its website FAQs to include studies proving cannabis as a natural remedy for cancer.
Chicago Cop Shoots Dead Teen, 56-Year-Old Woman
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, police, law, mental health, media, rights, society, usa, violence, ethics, culture, safety, risks, protection, treatment )

Wilde
- 130 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"We're thinking the police are going to serve us, take him to the hospital. They took his life."A Chicago officer responding to a domestic disturbance call fatally shot a teenager being treated for a mental illness, along with a 56-year-old woman.
Petition: STOP FRAUD & ABUSE of Our Senior Citizens Residing in Nursing and Retirement Homes!
Health & Wellness  (tags: senior citizens, retirement homes, proper care, Nursing homes for elderly, disease prevention, Controlling, abuse, fraud, ethics, dishonesty, investigations, responsibility, protection, rights )

Sabine
- 153 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention health statistics and data, in 2009 there were over 39.6 million Americans over the age of 65. 1.3 million of our citizens age 65 and older reside in nursing homes and 1.0 million require...
Tell Congress: I Stand With Planned Parenthood! (PLEASE SIGN)
Health & Wellness  (tags: planned parenthood, US, health, rights, Congress, GOP, electioneering, attack, petition )

Evelyn
- 226 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Planned Parenthood is under attack and needs your urgent help. This is part of a systematic effort to destroy the venerable institution that serves 2.7 million women and men annually - with false claims and a misleadingly edited video.
10-Year-Old Rape Victim Denied Abortion: The Horrific Realities of Abortion Bans | Alternet
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, safety, violence, women, rights, war, dishonesty, safety, health, religion, risks, health, protection, prevention )

Wilde
- 319 days ago - alternet.org
Restrictive anti-abortion laws in states like Texas are forcing women into dangerous situations.In Paraguay, a 10-year-old rape victim is denied an abortion-even though her stepfather is her attacker. In El Salvador suicide is the cause of death for 57 pe
Third-Degree Burn. McDonald's "Treatment"? MUSTARD. PETITION!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: society, safety, sadness, rights, news, interesting, americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, prevention, protection, treatment, health, food )

Robert
- 412 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Four out of five fast food workers have been burned on the jobâEUR"most repeatedly, many badly. To make matters worse, many fast food restaurants donâEUR(TM)t even have a properly-equipped and accessible first aid kit
Palestinian Youth Face Psychological Trauma and Educational Neglect Following Israeli Detention
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, children, emotional trauma, Human Rights, freedoms, international law, society, ethics, culture, crime, news, violence, abuse, rights, sadness, safety, research, safety, society, environment )

Carrie
- 453 days ago - mondoweiss.net
2014 was a harrowing and devastating year for many people living in Israel and Palestine. Violations of human rights, racism, and hatred did not stop after the 2014 Gaza war and today are commonplace.
Modern War: A True Global Health Emergency
Health & Wellness  (tags: World, War & Peace, Rights, Public Health, Healthcare, Iraq, Imperialism )

Judy
- 539 days ago - commondreams.org
A unique historical moment to look at global health, with a special look at Iraq after more than twenty years of war
620,000 Military Families Rely on Food Pantries to Meet Basic Needs | The Nation
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, lies, propaganda, iraq, dishonesty, corruption, military, media, economy, abuse, crime, war, rights, dishonesty, food, family, diet, protection, safety, prevention, treatment, nutrition )

Wilde
- 617 days ago - thenation.com
This month, the US military announced that the air force had delivered more than 110,000 meal rations to stranded Yazidi refugees in Iraq, in a mission that prompted President Obama to hail "the skill and professionalism of our military, and the generosit
Labour Appoints Its First Shadow Minister Who Will Be Tasked With Tackling Violence Against Women and Girls.
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, crime, government, humans, rights, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Darren
- 618 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Labour has appointed its first shadow minister for preventing violence against women and girls. Seema Malhotra MP said there was a "shocking" level of such violence in Britain and abroad.
News Update: Kentucky, Feds Reach Agreement On Hemp Imports and Reverses Position on Hemp Seed Seizure
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, culture, society, family, GoodNews, government, health, law, rights, consumers, economy, farming, investments, labor, investors, news, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, health, healthcare, illness, treatment, research, prevention )

David
- 627 days ago - arisitol.com
department will file an application with the federal government for a permit to import hemp seeds, and the federal government will process the Kentucky's application quickly. The federal government also agrees that the process established by the state...
Walgreens: Stand With Us & Stay in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: Taxes, usa, society, money, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, business, americans, abuse, economy, finance, humans, safety, rights, interesting, law, news, health, government )

Robert
- 670 days ago - credomobilize.com
a fancy gimmick called "tax inversion" could allow Walgreens to continue cashing in on U.S. profits, while dodging an estimated $4 billion in taxes over the next five years. The majority of the company's $72 billion in sales last year were made in the Un
Protecting Our Four-Footed Companions in a Vehicle
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, americans, education, family, humans, health, news, rights, safety, transportation, cats, dogs, animalwelfare, protection, pets, GoodNews, healthcare, treatment, prevention, safety, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, drugs, disease, diet )

Kelly
- 686 days ago - larpbo.org
As a pet owner, have you ever wondered what would happen to your pet if you were involved in an auto accident with them in the vehicle, and you were too injured or incapacitated to call someone or to be able to give instructions to the paramedics,
 

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