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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 )

- 621 days ago -
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 )

- 623 days ago -
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 )

- 624 days ago -
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 )

- 626 days ago -
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.
Colorado Gets $2M in Marijuana Taxes in First Month of Legalization
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, drugs, environment, food, healthcare, illness, marijuana as medicine, medicine, protection, safety, society, taxation, treatment )

- 627 days ago -
State Department of Revenue recorded $14.02 million in recreational marijuana sales in January.
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 )

- 627 days ago -
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.
Syringe Filled With Tiny Sponges Seals Gunshot Wounds in 15 Seconds Flat
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, humans, investigation, prevention, protection, research, treatment )

- 628 days ago -
Gunshot wounds are one of the most traumatic injuries. Emergency treatment of these wounds can seem as brutal as the injury itself. The only way to stop a bleeding wound is by stuffing gauze into the wound, sometimes as deep as four to five inches ...
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Petition the Chinese Government to Stop the Yulin Dog Eating Festival and Pass Animal Welfare Laws.
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, world, violence, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, movies, murder, law, GoodNews, corruption, abuse, money, farming, dishonesty, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, food, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety )

- 628 days ago -
Edit 23/6/2013: Despite widespread outrage from both within China, as well as the rest of the world, the Yulin festival went ahead as planned this year. The good news is that the Chinese government has started taking note of activist's concerns
Rare Skin Infections Linked to Seafood From NYC Chinatowns
Health & Wellness  (tags: NYC, Chinatown, seafood, skin infection, risks, prevention, safety, warning, protection, treatment, humans, health, food )

- 630 days ago -
New York City health officials have identified an outbreak of a rare skin infection in at least 30 people who handled live or raw fish or seafood purchased in markets in the Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens Chinatowns.
Tell Tetley Parent Tata Global Beverages to Comply With Labour Laws & Upgrade the Working & Living Conditions at Its Plantations
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tetley, plantation workers, Big Business, extremely poor conditions, slave labour, adults, hildrendisease, health, treatment )

- 633 days ago -
Recent reports disclose the horrific reality behind the Tetley tea empire--workers on plantations in nthrn India, including children, are paid less than $3 a day to pick our tea. Researchers say overflowing latrines have created "a network of cesspools"..
Please Release a Life-Saving Drug to Children Dying From DMD! [Deadline: 29 March 2014]
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, DMD, death, children, disease, treatment, deadline, FDASIA )

- 633 days ago -
DMD is fatal but a new drug could finally offer a treatment! Please sign this petition to get the FDA to follow the FDASIA rules & release this drug to the children dying from DMD. 100,000 signatures are needed before this closes on 29 March, please help!
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Charge and Prosecute Andrea Pendergrass for Animal Neglect and Cruelty
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, activists, slow and painful death of starvation, americans, death, culture, sadness, safety, violence, protection, food, nutrition, prevention, safety, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 646 days ago -
On behalf of the innocent and voiceless horses that suffered and died we ask Wayne County, NC to charge and prosecute Andrea Pendergrass for animal cruelty.
Change Insurance Guidelines to Cover ALL Preventative Methods for Diagnosed Cancer Patients *** PLEASE SIGN ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, ethics, family, government, healthcare, interesting, illness, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, study, treatment )

- 649 days ago -
Sonja Wagner, a 24 year old, three time cancer survivor, has been denied insurance coverage for a PET scan that can accurately locate any potential malignant tumor growth. During remission, Sonja goes in for regular scans to keep an eye on any new ...

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