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Hillside Funds Urgently Needed...
Offbeat  (tags: rescued, health, protection, animals, funding, donations, photos, wildlife )

Borg
- 1 day ago - us2.campaign-archive2.com
we have been asked to help with a Trading Standards neglect case involving several pigs, piglets and goats, and are arranging them to be transported to Hillside. Only this morning we were called out to the young female deer above, who had been injured..
Opinion: Let's Talk Menstruation. Period.
Offbeat  (tags: women, safety, health, menstruating, discrimination, menstruation, girls, silence, ashamed )

Naoko
- 2 days ago - ipsnews.net
Every month, more than two billion women around the world menstruate, and yet the topic is still shrouded by a veil of silence. While some girls celebrate their period as the first step into womanhood, many girls in developing or emerging countries are sh
I-Wonder: Florence Nightingale: Saving Lives With Statistics
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Health Care, Life Saving, statistics, lady with a lamp. )

Ray
- 5 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Florence Nightingale was so much more than a lady with a lamp. The legend of the saintly nurse has long obscured the truth âEUR" that her mathematical genius was what really saved so many lives.
Strokes Rising Among People of Working Age, Warns Charity
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Strokes, Working-age, Men, Women )

Ray
- 9 days ago - bbc.co.uk
There has been a worrying rise in the number of working-age men and women having strokes, a charity has warned.
Israeli Pollution App Entrepreneurs to Be Feted at White House
Offbeat  (tags: pollution, Israel, app, Obama, President, US, environment, government, health, interesting, news, society, technology, unusual, world )

Penny
- 10 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Israeli entrepreneurs Ron Korber and Ziv Lautman are to be honored at the White House Monday, when they will be enrolled in the Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE) program, an exclusive club with fewer than 100 members consist
The Man Who Cut Out His Own Appendix
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Operation, Antarctic, Russia )

Ray
- 16 days ago - bbc.co.uk
During an expedition to the Antarctic, Russian surgeon Leonid Rogozov became seriously ill. He needed an operation - and as the only doctor on the team, he realised he would have to do it himself.
Great Gut Extinction: Has Modern Life Destroyed Our Health?
Offbeat  (tags: health, modern lifestyle, destructive lifestyle )

Ray
- 19 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Our modern lifestyle is often blamed for the explosion in conditions like asthma, diabetes and obesity - but the evidence that our predecessors didn't suffer such ailments has been hard to come by - until now.
URGENT: CATS ON DEATH ROW NYC ACC LIST FOR SUNDAY, MAY 3RD
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, crime, environment, ethics, health, humans, pets, protection, society, DEATH ROW, NYC ACC, SAVE, URGENT FOSTER/ADOPTER NEEDED, FOREVER FAMILY )

Rosemary
- 19 days ago - nyccats.urgentpodr.org
23 PRECIOUS PURR BABIES NEED OUR VOICE TO SAVE THEM. THEY ARE ON THE EUTH LIST FOR NOON SUNDAY MAY 3RD. PLEASE SHARE THEIR INFO WITH EVERYONE TO HELP SAVE THEIR LIVES. ADOPT* FOSTER* PLEDGE * IMAGINE THE LOVE OF THEIR FOREVER FAMILIY. LET'S DO THIS!
URGENT: CATS ON DEATH ROW @ NYC ACC LIST FOR SATURDAY MAY 2ND
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, crime, ethics, health, humans, pets, URGENT, protection, SAVE, PROTECT, NYC ACC, MURDERING, INNOCENT, HEALTHY CAATS )

Rosemary
- 20 days ago - nyccats.urgentpodr.org
17 VERY SPECIAL PURR BABIES WHO ARE ON THE EUTH LIST AT THE NYC ACC FOR SATURDAY, MAY 2ND. ALL THEY NEED IS THEIR FOREVER HOME ! SO PLEASE HELP THEM GET ADOPTED, OR FOSTERED, OR PLEDGED FOR ! TOGETHER WE CAN SAVE THEIR LIFE = ALL THEIR LIVES. THANKS.
South Africa Unveils Universal Health Care Scheme
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Healthcare System, pilot scheme, South Africa )

Ray
- 25 days ago - bbc.co.uk
South Africa's government has set out its plans to introduce a universal health care scheme.A pilot scheme in 10 areas is to start in April 2012, and will then be phased in nationally over the next 14 years.
Volcanoes: Myths and Legends
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, design, environment, health, humans, interesting, myth, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, safety, society, unusual, volcano, world )

Caree
- 29 days ago - msn.com
On April 10th, 1815, humanity witnessed an eruption that killed over 100,000 in Tambora, Indonesia. It was the deadliest eruption in recorded history. Two hundred years on, volcanoes are still as intriguing and mysterious as they were then. Even the most
Gene Study May Explain Why Some Remain Quick Thinkers
Offbeat  (tags: health, brain, Gene study )

Ray
- 34 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Genetic differences could explain why some people are quicker thinkers in middle age and later life, a study of data from 30,000 people suggests
Incredible Nurse Cat From Poland Looks After Other Animals At Animal Shelter
Offbeat  (tags: cats, nurse cat, poland, animal shelter, animals, goodnews, health, interesting, pets, photos, pictures, unusual )

Lone
- 35 days ago - boredpanda.com
Radamenes, who survived a respiratory infection, now helps other animals at this Polish shelter get better
I-Wonder:How Do I Make Vegetables Taste Amazing?
Offbeat  (tags: BBC food, nutrition, health, diet )

Ray
- 39 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Dietary advice changes almost daily, but there's one bit of great news that never goes away: vegetables are good for you.
 

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