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Samantha Power to Be a Leading Advocate for Women's Health and Rights ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health, safety, Samantha Power, world, women's rights, human rights )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - action.ippfwhr.org
Join us in calling on the US Ambassador to the United Nations to encourage all world leaders to support a woman's right to make her own decisions about her own body.
The World Has the Knowledge, Tools and Funds to Eliminate Ebola. Let's Do It.
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, disease, Ebola Outbreak, prevention, study, treatment, knowledge, tools, funds )

Darren
- 19 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Jim Yong Kim is president of the World Bank. Paul Farmer is the Kolokotrones University professor at Harvard University. Farmer and Kim, who are infectious disease physicians, co-founded the nonprofit organization Partners in Health.
Magnetic Detection of Malaria Shows Promise
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, disease, Malaria, magnetic, detection, parasite, illness, research, study, prevention, treatment )

Darren
- 20 days ago - scientificamerican.com
A quick method detects by-products of the parasite's growth in the blood and is more portable and less error-prone than conventional tests
Iceland's Largest Volcano Erupts Overnight
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, environment, volcano, Volcanic Eruption, iceland, iceland volcano, eruption )

Darren
- 23 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Volcano experts declare 'red alert' after Iceland's Bardarbunga erupts overnight, prompting immediate flights ban echoing 2010 ash cloud disaster
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
- 27 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.
Surviving Ebola: For Those Who Live Through It, What Lies Ahead?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola outbreak, survivors, world, warning, research, health, disease, humans, news, safety, treatment, death, medicine )

Carrie
- 53 days ago - cbsnews.com
As the Ebola virus continues to ravage West Africa, one thing has become all too clear: this highly contagious virus has an incredibly poor prognosis. This outbreak is the largest ever recorded.
VIDEO - Gaza: Is This a War on Children? | Channel 4 News   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: CHILDREN'S RIGHTS, PTSD, TRAUMA, Gaza siege-airstrikes 2014, STOP THE BOMBING, LIFT THE SIEGE, Vyoutube, USA, END ALL US MILITARY AID TO ISRAELwar cri, humanitarian crisis, WAR ON CHILDREN, NOW!, WORLD, OBAMA-KERRY, healthcare, medicine, warning )

Jess
- 55 days ago - youtu.be
July 23, 2014 - Warning: this report does contain distressing images of injured children. Jon Snow has been speaking to youngsters in Gaza City about their lives and how they're coping with living in a warzone.
10 Indigenous Foods You Should Start Eating Today
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, food, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, diet )

Cal
- 68 days ago - alternet.org
Eating these nutrient-rich crops can help the farmers that grow them
US to Pull Foreign Aid From El Salvador If They Refuse Monsanto Seeds
Health & Wellness  (tags: Monsanto Seeds, El Salvadorian farmers., , continues to pressure their government, able to sell otherwisedestruction, endangered, politics, world, food, disease, healthcare, health, medicine, protection, prevention, treatment, s )

Kelly
- 70 days ago - livefreelivenatural.com
It's better to be poor and humble than to accept tainted foreign aid from the US government, say El Salvadorian farmers. When it comes to the future of El Salvadorian agriculture it's better to build from within than to accept corporate handouts.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED To Educate the Cambodian People That Dogs Are Sentient Beings
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dog meat is part of the diet, commonly kept confined, sometimes in darkness, witnesses to the killing of their fellow, activists, world, violence, sadness, murder, health, government, family, culture, dishonesty, corruption, crime, death, pets, killed )

Kelly
- 76 days ago - change.org
Dog meat is part of the diet in many Asian countries. But this should not justify cruelty to the dogs. The dogs are commonly kept confined, sometimes in darkness, and they are most often witnesses to the killing of their fellow captives.
Heroin Epidemic Takes Hold of People--and Politics--in India's Punjab State
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, illness, health, humans, society, prevention, protection, government )

Cal
- 101 days ago - globalpost.com
A widespread problem, with official estimates that more than 50 percent of youth are using drugs, is finally triggering government action.
VICTORY VICTORY Denmark Bans Halal and Kosher Slaughter
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, women, world, violence, sadness, safety, politics, law, GoodNews, government, activists, suffering, slaughter, killed, killing, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, animalrights, suffering, protection, GoodNews, treatment, prevention )

Kelly
- 108 days ago - occupyforanimals.org
February 19, 2014 - a good news came from Denmark, shortly after the country came under heavy fire over its treatment of giraffes, when the zoo in Copenhagen killed a giraffe called Marius to avoid interbreeding
Ebola Death Toll Hits 208 in Guinea
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Guinea, West Africa, Ebola, hemorrhagic fever, death, humans, treatment, risks, safety, medicine, healthcare )

Carrie
- 109 days ago - bbc.com
At least 21 people died and 37 new cases of suspected Ebola were found between 29 May and 1 June, bringing the total number of cases in the West African country to 328.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Women Around the World
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, women, protection, politics, world, humans )

Cal
- 124 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Some 47,000 women die each year in developing countries from complications from unsafe abortions.
 

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