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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop the Plan to Dump Rat Poison Over the Farallon Islands
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, climate-change, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, animals, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, lies, treatment, sa )

Kelly
- 122 days ago - change.org
If US Fish & Wildlife has its way, Nov of 2014 is when they would like to begin a mission that involves the use of helicopters dropping an estimated 1.3 metric tons of rat poison over the Southeast Farallon Islands.
Stop Giving Animals Unnecessary Antibiotics PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: law, society, disease, health, government, medicine, news, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment, interesting, humans, investigation )

Robert
- 144 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
Already 2 million Americans are infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and at least 23,000 die, each year.
The Light That Shines
Society & Culture  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, cancer, women, society )

Gene
- 383 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
This is a video story, it's only 15 minutes but it is incredibly moving and wonderful. I hope you'll take the time to meet Jill and hear her story.
Don't Let Her Go. Suitable Housing For Shauna - The Petition Site. SIGN NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, child, family, ethics, health, disease, women, housing, healthcare, media, caring )

Jim
- 697 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The family of an eight-year-old girl with a rare chromosome disorder that sees her with no mobility has this week appealed to Athlone Town Council to provide them with a house that is appropriately adapted to meet the child's needs.
Save 4 Million Children's Lives In 5 Years TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: children, disease, prevention, immunization )

Nancy
- 1092 days ago - one.org
Every year in the developing world, nearly 1 out of 3 child deaths is caused by diarrhea or pneumonia. These two preventable diseases kill more kids than malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis COMBINED. As a dad here in the US, I find that totally crazy.
No Genetic Discrimination Against Canadians With Parkinson's or Cancer ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, disease, discrimination, environment )

Cher
- 1204 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Anyone who's suffered from Parkinson's disease or who's watched a loved one suffer from Parkinson's knows the devastation this illness can bring. It's a movement disorder, and it impairs motor skills and can silence speech. In worst cases, it can render
Bury My Life at Wounded Knee
Society & Culture  (tags: Aim, alcohol, drugs, disease, dishonesty, fraud )

Lone
- 1504 days ago - thenativepress.com
Y ou know Native Americans have been marginalized when a search for AIM on the Web turns up Asian Internet Marketing and the Association for Interactive Media, instead of the American Indian Movement. Or when you ask someone in her twenties who
Brothertown Member to Dorgan: 'Structural Violence' Underlies Federal Indian Policies
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, policies, violence, disease )

Lone
- 1572 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
WASHINGTON - A member of the Brothertown Indian Nation has written to the head of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs supporting his efforts to fix the federal recognition process and condemning the "structural violence" of federal Indian policies
Young South African Woman's AIDS Diary Touched Millions of Radio Listeners
Society & Culture  (tags: South Africa, Society, health, disease, illness, AIDS/HIV, stigma, death )

Dee
- 1768 days ago - online.wsj.com
Rising from a shack in a South African shantytown, Thembi Ngubane mined a personal tragedy to become an international advocate for people with HIV and AIDS.
Sign Petition: Stop Rising Teen Birth Rates and STD Infections
Society & Culture  (tags: society, teens, girls, sex education, naral, pregnancy, stds, disease, prevention, health, culture, americans, family, abstinence, contraception, birth control, government )

Tom
- 1849 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We're facing a teen-health crisis. One in four American girls has a sexually transmitted disease and the teen birth rate is up in 26 states. The Responsible Education About Life (REAL) Act would establish the first-ever federal sex education program.
Swayze, Who Has Pancreatic Cancer, Checked Himself Into Hospital for Pneumonia
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, celebrity, health, media, sadness, illness, healthcare, disease, treatment )

Suzybell
- 1922 days ago - webmd.com
Actor Patrick Swayze, who has stage IV pancreatic cancer, has checked himself into a hospital for observation because he has pneumonia.Swayze, 56, was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer, which had already spread to his liver, in March 2008. Swayze
USA For Africa - We Are The World
Society & Culture  (tags: world, music, sharing, love, help, children, Lionel Richie, Kenny Rogers, Harry Belafonte, United States, Live aid, society, activists, family, freedoms, goodnews, famine, disease )

Gregory
- 2067 days ago - br.youtube.com
USA for Africa (United Support of Artists for Africa), was the name under which forty-five predominantly U.S. artists, led by Harry Belafonte, Kenny Rogers, Michael Jackson, and Lionel Richie, recorded the hit single "We Are the World" in 1985.
Disease and History
Society & Culture  (tags: disease, history, society, plagues, contagion, health, lifestyle )

RC
- 2087 days ago - health.usnews.com
Informative piece on how the great plagues of humankind have affected - and continue to affect - our social, political, economic and cultural history. A great read!
Peaceable Kingdom: Journey Home Trailer WATCH VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, ethics, death, diet, disease, health, interesting, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, safety, society, treatment, warning, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, cruelty, death, rescued, slaughter, killing, society, s )

Echo
- 2265 days ago - youtube.com
Perfect time to watch this, sad but a very "feel good" featurettte too! Documentary due out some time in 2008, by Tribe of Heart, same who made The Witness. CHECK IT OUT and DONT MISS IT!
Pediatricians Convinces ABC to Cancel Show About Mercury and Autism
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, protection, research, activists, children, culture, ethics, law, media, politics, death, disease, drugs, health, healthcare, medicine, risks, prevention, treatment, warning, study, modified, science, scientists, research )

Susan
- 2270 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
On Mon ABC will release the letter from the group about the premiere of a new legal drama series , Eli Stone, because it features a family attorney who successfully argues in court that mercury-containing flu vaccine caused autism in one child .
 

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