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Wildlife Park's Beloved 'Gentle Giant' Dies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, beras, Cancer, wildlife park, death )

Cher
- 62 days ago - innisfailprovince.ca
At more than 700 pounds and standing about seven feet tall, Keno was the "gentle giant" of Discovery Wildlife Park. Sadly Keno passed away at the zoo on June 20 of cancer.
'Millions Denied End-of-Life Drugs'
Offbeat  (tags: Drugs, Pain Relief, Cancer, End-of-Life Drugs )

Ray
- 90 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Lack of access to pain relief for dying patients is a "public health emergency", say experts. Figures suggest almost 18 million people - mainly in developing countries - died in unnecessary pain in 2012.
ZooMontana Tiger "Prince" Dies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, zoos, death, Cancer )

Cher
- 171 days ago - krtv.com
ZooMontana has said goodbye to Prince, the zoo's 18-year-old Amur tiger, who died Monday from cancer, according to a necropsy report.
Old Man and His Dog Find An Angel at Their Door - Kansas City Animal Advocacy | Examiner.Com
Offbeat  (tags: cancer, health, illness, humans, GoodNews, humans, ethics, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, pets, GoodNews, unusual, news, odd, off-beat, health, dogs, pictures, interesting )

Dianne Ly
- 555 days ago - examiner.com
Imagine being 70-years-old, having cancer and that cancer took all your money and left you in a home with no working utilities or food? You are too weak to even keep up your lawn let alone have the money or strength to fix the broken windows and door..
I Spread Feline Breast Cancer Awareness in My Cat's Memory
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, pets, protection, Cancer, awareness )

Cher
- 683 days ago - catster.com
My darling Tallulah inspires me to let people know that cats do get this disease.
Vote to Spare Animals From Research and Help Women Fight Breast Cancer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, Cancer, research )

Cher
- 703 days ago - greenerideal.com
Only very few species aside from humans develop the disease. So why do so many animals end up suffering because of a disease they don't naturally develop?
Don't Abandon 9/11 First Responders
Offbeat  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, treatment )

Kelly
- 718 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
September 11th 2001, first responders raced into contaminated rubble and toxic air to mount a truly heroic rescue effort. More than a decade later, those 9/11 first responders are still facing the devastating health effects of those rescue efforts.
Cat Detects Owner's Breast Cancer Before Doctors, Saving Her Life
Offbeat  (tags: cat, cancer, saves life, amazing, good news, animals, bizarre, protection, pets, unusual, health, interesting )

Lindsey
- 905 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Call it a sixth sense, a special connection, or just plain mystery. But whatever gift cats and dogs have that allows them to detect health conditions in their owners sure has been saving a lot of lives.
After Cancer Hit, Women Lobbied For A Bald Barbie
Offbeat  (tags: children, Barbie doll, cancer, bald, chemotherapy, online movement )

Naoko
- 960 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Barbie has been an astronaut, an architect, a NASCAR race car driver, and a news anchor. Now, there's an online movement to get her to attempt what could be her biggest feat yet: going bald to fight cancer.
A-Bomb Survivor Looks Back On A Life Lived In N. Ireland
Offbeat  (tags: atomic bombs, Hiroshima, survivors, North Ireland, memories, among the last, aged, honor the dead, cancer )

Naoko
- 1122 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Aged 78, Nobuko Pollock knows she is among the last of the survivors and worries that the commemorations - to which she faithfully tunes in on her satellite TV every year - will lessen ovet time.
Dying Homeless Man Gets Last Wish to See His Dog
Offbeat  (tags: dying man, reunion, homeless man, cancer, love, dog, adopted, bonding, goodbye )

Simone
- 1171 days ago - examiner.com
- A homeless man's last wish was simply to see his best friend: His dog. With a mix of the compassion and serendipity that so often defines a relationship with a special pet, the man's wish was granted.
Dying Woman Looking for a Home for Her Cats
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, women, health, cats, AnimalWelfare, protection, health, safety, cancer, cats, pets, protection, sadness )

Brenda
- 1202 days ago - actionnewsjax.com
CLAY COUNTY, Fla. -- Melissa Wheeler is truly a selfless woman. She's desperate to find homes for her ten cats, after she dies. "They have been my family. I don't want to leave and they're euthanized because there's no one there," says Melissa,
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Tj
- 1296 days ago - clicktodonate.org
We are committed to helping those in need. You can join us in our endeavor and make a small, yet a significant difference in someone's life. All you have to do is click to donate.
Forgotten Victims of Tainted Blood
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, corruption, cover-up, politics, SupremeCourt, humanrights, society, SustainableDevelopment, law, cancer, death, history, americans, society )

Smalley
- 1338 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Arkansas prision Blood Scandal.Hemophilia Hbv, Hcv,& Mono, Infections That cause Cancer and the Aftermath and Death of Rickey Ray and those soon to fallow.
 

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