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Health & Wellness

Seven 'Life Hacks' to Help Keep You Out of the Nursing Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: law, safety, sadness, society, usa, rights, humans, health, GoodNews, freedoms, ethics, americans, protection, prevention, safety, risks, warning )

JL
- 228 days ago - pbs.org
Beacon Hill Village helps seniors like John "age in place" -- an idea that's growing in popularity as the rapidly graying United States looks for long-term care options that are more affordable and comfortable than traditional retirement homes
Quiz:Think You Know Medicare? Take Our Quiz and Find Out! >>
Health & Wellness  (tags: usa, propaganda, politics, ethics, healthcare, congress, healthcare, ethics, warning, safety, protection, medicine, health, government, disease )

JL
- 229 days ago - action.aarp.org
Think you know Medicare? Well step right up and show off your smarts! Answer 5 out of 5 questions correctly to prove just how much you know about this critical program.
More Good News on Health Care: Medicare Costs Are Down, Down, Down
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, ethics, government, lies, media, GoodNews, goodnews, dishonesty, cover-up, congress, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, healthcare, usa, socialsecurity, propaganda, politics, safety, risks, society, study, warning, protection, humans, investigation )

JL
- 231 days ago - motherjones.com
"Growth in spending per beneficiary in the fee-for-service portion of Medicare has slowed substantially in recent years.
Corporate Giants Nestle, Abbott and Mead Johnson Still Undermine Women's Breastfeeding Efforts
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, money, marketing, usa, society, child, children, women, sadness, safety, education, women, risks, treatment, warning, safety, prevention, protection, nutrition, babies, heal )

JL
- 233 days ago - citizenvox.org
three mega-corporations - Nestle, Abbott and Mead Johnson - continue to spend millions inappropriately marketing infant formula including inside the hospitals we trust.
Executive Order -- Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, health, government, ethics, money, law, labor, society, usa, dishonesty, cover-up, business, americans, abuse, consumers, warning, risks, safety, protection, health, humans )

JL
- 253 days ago - whitehouse.gov
President Obama on Aug. 1 signed an executive order instructing key federal agencies, including the Labor Department, to work together to reduce the risks of hazardous chemicals to workers and communities.
Shocking List of Popular Foods and Drinks Readily Available in U.S. Grocery Stores That Are BANNED in Other Countries
Health & Wellness  (tags: usa, health, food, humans, nutrition, research, protection )

David
- 256 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Many of the chemicals found in America's most common foods are considered to be so unhealthy that they're actually ILLEGAL in other countries.
Status and Stress
Health & Wellness  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, usa, americans, abuse, congress, child, crime, children, abuse, society, sadness, safety, rights, usa, health, warning, risks, research, medicine, investigation, illness, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit )

JL
- 257 days ago - opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com
Even those who later ascend economically may show persistent effects of early-life hardship. Scientists find them more prone to illness than those who were never poor
Report:Chipping Away at Choice: Five Growing Threats to Women's Healthcare Access and Autonomy
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health, government, ethics, usa, politics, congress, americans, abuse, healthcare, protection, research, safety, risks, study, warning )

JL
- 258 days ago - pfaw.org
A new report by People For the American Way takes on these attacks and examines some of the growing threats to women's healthcare access.
Happy Trails, Governor Perry! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rick Perry, politics, usa, constitution, corruption, humanrights, women, health, healthcare, risks )

Nancy
- 273 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Since entering office in 2000, Governor Perry has consistently supported measures that severely restrict women's ability to get and afford reproductive health care and that infringe upon their personal freedoms.
Tell Chobani-No GMOs ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food labeling, health, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, Chobani, gmo, monsanto, usa, congress )

Nancy
- 275 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Chobani takes pride in adding no GM ingredients directly to its yogurt, and yet sources its primary ingredient - milk - from cows most likely eating loads of GMOs.
Audio: Every Night This Dad Falls Asleep In Front Of The TV. There's A Beautiful Reason Why.
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, culture, americans, children, child, family, freedoms, rights, sadness, safety, society, usa, interesting, health, goodnews, children, family, health, disease, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, treatment )

JL
- 277 days ago - upworthy.com
A young woman decided to tell the story of why her Dad is awesome. Hit the play button on the bottom left corner of the photo below to find out why.-Adam Mordecai
Video:Here's Your First Step to Help Us Protect the Health of America's Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: congress, economy, ethics, politics, usa, healthcare, medicine, protection, safety, treatment, warning, society )

JL
- 287 days ago - action.protecthealthcare.org
Thank you so much for signing the Coalition's petition on Care2. We're so happy to count you as a partner in our work. We wanted to share a little more about what we're fighting for. The Coalition was founded with one goal in mind: ensuring high-quality
Kids' Safe and Healthful Foods Project Applauds USDA for Finalizing Snack Standards for Schools
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, child, family, ethics, education, GoodNews, goodnews, government, law, safety, society, usa, diet, health, food, nutrition, risks, research, protection, safety )

JL
- 290 days ago - healthyschoolfoodsnow.org
School snacks and drinks across the country are about to get healthier -- because of people like YOU.
Irene's Story: 'It Is Good to Be Paid Well and Respected'
Health & Wellness  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, ethics, business, americans, abuse, politics, society, law, labor, humans, money, usa, protection, prevention, government, ethics, disease )

JL
- 297 days ago - easterseals.com
Like many young adults with autism, Irene was struggling to find her way in the world.
Tennessee Official Says Complaining About Water Quality Could Be Considered 'Act of Terrorism'
Health & Wellness  (tags: attempt to silence complaints, terrorism, americans, propaganda, lies, Govtfearmongering, government, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, usa, war, republicans, democrats, obama, bushadministration, abuse, cover-up, crime, elections, congress, media, politics )

Roxy
- 300 days ago - alternet.org
representative for the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation told a group of concerned citizens that complaining about water quality could be considered an "act of terrorism," an attempt to silence complaints

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