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Thank Richard & Wash for Making a Beautiful Film About Caregivers! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, world, caregivers, society, culture, arts, celebrity, movies, 'Still Alice', Julianne Moore, Oscars, family, disease, humans, illness )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - caringacross.org
According to co-directors Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland, their Oscar-nominated movie 'Still Alice' is actually about "the real unsung heroes: caregivers." Movies like Still Alice are incredibly powerful because they have the ability to ...
Woman Suing California for Her Right to Die at Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, disease, healthcare, drugs, family )

Dee
- 6 days ago - cnn.com
A San Francisco woman battling cancer is prepared to battle the state of California in court for what she says is her right to die on her own terms.Christie White is suing her home state of California so that she might have the right to die at home-
Defend Planned Parenthood - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Planned Parenthood, cancer screenings, abortion, safe medical care, stand with women )

Dandelion
- 4 days ago - dailykos.com
With womenâEUR(TM)s access to health care under constant assault by the radical right, Planned Parenthood is often the only place where women can go to get cancer screenings, prenatal care, STD testing, birth control. Standing with PP is standing with women.
Trains Carrying Oil Are ExplodingâEUR"Find Out If You Live in a Blast Zone
Health & Wellness  (tags: oil trains, blast zones, US, danger will robinson, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, safety, health )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - takepart.com
The question is, how close do you live to a potential oil train blast zone? Link to input your address is above the map...I'm just a few miles from 2 possibilities.
Anti-Vaccine Mothers Under Fire After Measles Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, vaccination, measles, polio, risks, prevention, protection, death, illness )

Dee
- 6 days ago - newsday.com
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. - One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse. These three mothers âEUR" all of them educated, middle-class professionals -
We Are United Behind Social Security - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Social Security Disability, Disabled adults and children, Veterans )

Dandelion
- 4 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
DC is putting into action their plan to cut Social Security disability insurance for 11 million Americans, including more than 1 million veterans and 3 million children starting in 2016.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Government: Keep Cholesterol Warnings!
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition standards, politics, nutrition, food, government, healthcare, health, diet, disease, prevention, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Please help us stop the U.S. government from dropping its recommendations against consuming dietary cholesterolâEUR"found in cheeseburgers, pizza, and all meat and dairy productsâEUR"in the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
Keep Smoking, and There's a 67% Chance It'Ll Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: dangers of smoking, mortality, study, study, research, safety, risks, health, healthcare, illness, humans )

Cal
- 3 days ago - msn.com
In case you weren't convinced of the dangers of smoking, a new study offers a stark figure: Up to two-thirds of those who continue smoking will die as a result, researchers say in a press release.
Sun Damages DNA in Skin Cells Long After Exposure
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, society, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, sun, DNA, skin cells, exposure )

Darren
- 2 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Certain damaging reactions that can lead to melanoma-causing mutations may take hours to evolve and mostly occur after you get out of the sun
New Dietary Guidelines Put Strict Limits on Added Sugar
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nutrition, dietary guidelines, health, wellness, sugar, caffiene, cholesterol, whole grains, fruit, usda, HHS )

Brian
- 6 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"Expert panel says Americans should eat more fruits and vegetables but eases restrictions on coffee and cholesterol."
New Study Shows India's Filthy Air Cutting 660 Million Lives Short By About 3 Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: Air Pollution, Most Polluted Cities, India, Coal, Health Risks, 660 M People, Lung Disease, Shortened Lives, World Health Organization )

Brian
- 7 days ago - usnews.com
"While New Delhi last year earned the dubious title of being the world's most polluted city, India's air pollution problem is extensive, with 13 Indian cities now on the World Health Organization's list of the 20 most polluted."
Stand Up for GE Labeling! TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Arctic apples, GMO apples, GE crops, GMO labeling, Congress members, petition )

Judy
- 3 days ago - action.ewg.org
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has given the green light to Big Ag to market two varieties of GMO apples, including Arctic apples. Please ask your Congress members to support labeling of GE foods.
First Full Body Transplant Is Two Years Away, Surgeon Claims
Health & Wellness  (tags: transplant, graft, head, body, operation, full body transplant, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, ethics, health, humans, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society )

Sandra
- 2 days ago - msn.com
Sergio Canavero, a doctor in Turin, Italy, has drawn up plans to graft a living personâEUR(TM)s head on to a donor body and claims the procedures needed to carry out the operation are not far off.
Disturbing Questions Raised By L.A. Superbug Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: superbug, Los Angeles, patients, death, health, healthcare, humans, illness, risks, safety, society )

Lone
- 7 days ago - thestar.com
At least seven people âEUR" two of whom died âEUR" have been infected with a potentially lethal, antibiotic-resistant strain of bacteria after undergoing endoscopic procedures
Maximizing Your Energy With Lung Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, COPD, disease, lung disease, environment, risks, protection, prevention, illness )

Dee
- 3 days ago - inhealth.cnn.com
Manage your time Shortness of breath can make everyday tasks take longer. This means thereâEUR(TM)s less time to do the things you enjoy. You can help prevent this by managing your time. Try these tips:
 

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