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STOP NHS NEGLECTING DEMENTIA SUFFERS ! PLEASE SIGN !!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: aging, dementia patients, dementia elderly care )

Alexandra
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please show your support and sign and share
Relieve the Financial Burden of Healthcare in Retirement. PLEASE SIGN !!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, Elderly people, petition to sign )

Alexandra
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today and call on our government to expand Medicare coverage. Assisted living and home healthcare must be included for all plans!
Fukushima's Children Are Dying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Fukushima nuke desaster children thyroid )

Gordon
- 4 days ago - ecowatch.com
Some 39 months after the multiple explosions at Fukushima, thyroid cancer rates among nearby children have skyrocketed to more than forty times (40x) normal.
Only 1 In 5 US Hospitals Are Prepared For An Ebola Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Outbreak, US, Hospitals, Unprepared, Nurses, Ebola Virus, Sneezing, Contagious, Health Care, Obama Administration, Slow moving )

Brian
- 5 days ago - popularresistance.org
"Can the Ebola virus spread through the air in droplets if an infected person sneezes on you? Studies have been conducted demonstrating that yes it can, these droplets are contagious."
Nurses Say U.S. Hospitals Aren't Adequately Prepared To Handle Ebola Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, U.S., healthcare workers, nurses, training, protection, prevention, risks, safety, humans, illness, warning, medicine )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
To truly remove the risk of contracting Ebola among health workers requires meticulous work and years of repetitive drills and practice, according to nurses on the ground who also say that they are not receiving the proper training to protect themselves..
WHO: New Ebola Cases Could Be Up To 10,000 Per Week In 2 Months
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Ebola, warning, WHO, protection, humans, news, safety, treatment, medicine )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The death rate in the Ebola outbreak has risen to 70 percent and there could be up to 10,000 new cases a week in two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
If Airport Ebola Screening Makes You Feel Safer, You Should Know What Workers Are Saying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Ebola screening, airport workers, safety, prevention, protection, disease, health )

Cal
- 5 days ago - thenation.com
Many low-wage airport service workers are protesting what they see as an urgent unmet need for upgraded safety and health protections.
In Tech to Make Ebola Vaccine, Israeli Firm Was There First
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, tobacco, Israel )

David
- 5 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Tobacco may be key to treating Ebola. Israel's CollPlant knows more about 'tobacco treatments' than anyone. Pioneered the mass production of human materials in tobacco plants. "We didn't invent the method, but we have taken it farther than anyone else."
U.S. Lacks a Single Standard for Ebola Response
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, disease, environment, ethics, family, children, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, babies )

Frank
- 6 days ago - usatoday.com
As Thomas Eric Duncan's family mourns the USA's first Ebola death in Dallas, one question reverberates over a series of apparent missteps in the case: Who is in charge of the response to Ebola?
Don't Let New York's Homebound Elderly Go Hungry - The Petition Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: hunger in America, hunger crisis, Poverty & Hunger )

Slava
- 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Hunger isn't just an international issue, it's happening right here in New York City. Currently, there are over 175,000 seniors in the city who don't know where their next meal will come from. Many elderly live alone and aren't able to leave their homes
The Ghost in the GMO Machine: Chlorpyrifos Poisoning, Dow's Cover-Up - EPA/Congress Fail to Investigate & Protect Kauai Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: EPA, Dow Chemical, GMO, Hawaii, Kaua'i, pesticides, Lorsban, Chamacos, chlorpyifos, birth defects, nervous system destruction, American Assoc. Poison Control Centers, NY, Elliot Spitzer )

LucyKalei
- 7 days ago - times.org
While independent research shows that Dow insecticide Chlorpyrifos causes significant harm to children, Dow is intent on convincing EPA otherwise. Despite ban in homes, schools, parks, malls & day care centers, use in farming OK, eg Kaua'i's GMO fields
The Real Dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical Doesn't Want You to Know About
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, Dow Chemical, health, death, children, toxin, chlorpyrifos, farming )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - salon.com
Data show insecticides can cause significant harm to children. Dow Chemical is trying to convince the EPA otherwise Paul Koberstein, Earth Island Journal
Susan G. Komen Is Pinkwashing Fracking ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Susan G Komen/fracking, health, women, disease, business, marketing, ethics, corruption )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Susan G. Komen is pinkwashing fracking The largest breast cancer organization in the country and a major fracking company are banding together to pinkwash fracking. They're even painting drilling equipment pink!
With 2000+ Global Studies Affirming Safety, GM Foods Among Most Analyzed Subjects in Science
Health & Wellness  (tags: Biotechnology, Agricultural Biotechnology, Enhanced Crops, Artificial Selection, Traditional Breeding, Genetic Modification, Research, Studies, Conclusions, GMOs, Health, Food, Well-Being, Public Misconceptions )

Brian
- 7 days ago - geneticliteracyproject.org
"A popular weapon used by those critical of agricultural biotechnology is to claim that there has been little to no evaluation of the safety of GM crops and there is no scientific consensus on this issue. Those claims are simply not true."
Officials Admit a 'Defeat' By Ebola in Sierra Leone
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, death, ebola, Ebola Outbreak, Sierra Leone )

Darren
- 7 days ago - nytimes.com
The decision to help families treat patients at home signifies a significant shift in the struggle against the rampaging disease.

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