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Teacher Has to Resign After Taking Sick Student to the Hospital and Paying Her Bill
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Conflict, Court, Education, Health, Law, Medicine, Scandal, USA )

Ray
- 9 days ago - rt.com
A former Red Bank, Tennessee teacher claims she was forced to resign from her position - all for taking a sick student to the doctor and paying the bill.
At Least 1 American Child Is Shot Every Hour - Report
Offbeat  (tags: Arms, Children, Health, Medicine, Security, Shooting, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 76 days ago - rt.com
A recent research estimates over 10,000 under-18s were shot in the US in 2009 - at least one third died. While infants are mostly injured due to firearms mishaps, teenagers are most often victims of criminal armed assaults.
Detroit Rallies for Rescued Dog Found Skinned
Offbeat  (tags: fund raiser available, abuse, activists, americans, sadness, safety, violence, treatment, safety, prevention, medicine, healthcare, health, abused, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, protection, sadness, suffering, pets )

Kelly
- 212 days ago - lifewithdogs.tv
Staff at a Garden City rescue group are calling a case of animal abuse one of the worst they've ever seen: a rat terrier was abandoned after being stabbed and partially skinned. Veterinarian Amanda Houk with Patty after her five-hour surgery.
Community Donations Bring Burned Dog Home
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, GoodNews, pets, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, treatment, safety, healthcare, medicine, pictures )

Kelly
- 233 days ago - lifewithdogs.tv
Photo credit to Sharon Cantillon of The Buffalo News After having been surrendered for three months of medical care, Rocsi (pronounced "Roxy") the chocolate Lab is finally going home.
Heartland Virus Is Carried By Ticks
Offbeat  (tags: ticks, disease, health, heartland virus, discovery, research, medicine )

Giana
- 265 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The Heartland virus, a mysterious virus first identified last year in two Missouri farmers, is indeed transmitted to people by ticks, new research suggests.
ACTION NEEDED Disaster Response Fund to Help Protect More Cats
Offbeat  (tags: find displaced feral cats safe places to, safety, prevention, treatment, protection, nutrition, food, healthcare, health, humans, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, GoodNews, endangered, sadness, suffering, protection, p )

Kelly
- 322 days ago - getinvolved.alleycat.org
We've all been stirred by the images coming out of Oklahoma. A black and white cat named Panda is rescued from underneath a pile of rubble--terrified, but safe in the arms of her ecstatic owner.
UPDATE WONDERFUL NEWS UPDATE Nestlé‏
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Kelly
- 355 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
WE HELPED TO MAKE THIS A REAL. The petition is still open if you would like to sign it or share it. SEE THE PETITION SITE FOR THE FULL WONDERFUL UPDATE
Greenwash: To Mislead, Cover Up, or Gloss Over Damaging Facts By Appealing to Environmental Values.
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, torture, information, protection, society, safety, business, animals, pets, illness, research, prevention, healthcare, health, treatment, safety, medicine, death, disease, drugs, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, death, killed, killing, s )

Kelly
- 357 days ago - peta.org
With this goal, many people donate, totaling millions of dollars each year to organizations that say they are working to protect the environment and wildlife. But how much do we really know about these organizations and their activities?
ACTION NEEDED Demand India Protect Old-Growth and Abandon Coal
Offbeat  (tags: coal, clearing its natural ecosystems, protection, safety, society, world, interesting, environment, animals, healthcare, family, illness, prevention, protection, safety, risks, treatment, health, environment, disease, death, medicine, sadness, suffering, s )

Kelly
- 372 days ago - forests.org
Yet India is heading towards social and ecological collapse unless it stops burning coal and clearing its natural ecosystems, especially important old-growth forest remnants.
Selfless Kindergarten Teacher Gives Student a Kidney (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: education, disease, medicine, unusual, interesting, society, culture, news, children )

JL
- 394 days ago - takepart.com
Wendy Killian gets our hero teacher of the day award!
5 Health Benefits of Friendship
Offbeat  (tags: americans, activists, culture, freedoms, health, safety, internet, interesting, GoodNews, family, protection, safety, photos, humor, healthcare, medicine, prevention, treatment )

Kelly
- 395 days ago - care2.com
Aids in recovery, helps with stress find out the other wonderful ways friendship enhances our lives
Don't Abandon 9/11 First Responders
Offbeat  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, treatment )

Kelly
- 579 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.
13 Handy Uses for Ice Cubes
Offbeat  (tags: children, coolstuff, organic, health, interesting, healthcare, health, medicine )

Kelly
- 635 days ago - mnn.com
Another use is when you have a headache put some on your head. It works really well for sinus headaches also. i have personal experience with this, It works
ACTA - PEOPLE BEFORE PROFITS!
Offbeat  (tags: Medicine, diseases, malaria and HIV )

Tarequl
- 1295 days ago - avaaz.org
Right now, negotiators at secretive talks are working on a deal that would cut off people from life-saving medicines.Millions of people rely on generic medicines to treat like malaria and HIV. If the so-called Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreemen..
 

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