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Pneumonia and Diarrhea Kill More Kids Than AIDS, TB, and Malaria: Let's Change That ! SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, protection, disease, world )

Cher
- 122 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Want to hear something shocking? Pneumonia and diarrhea kill more kids every year than AIDS, TB, and malaria combined. Here's the thing: With proven, affordable childhood vaccines, we can help put a stop to this. But one in five children around the world
INSPIRATIONAL-----'Cancer Doesn't Have Me': Teen Raised $5 Million for Charity Before His Death
Society & Culture  (tags: inspiration, making a diffrence, awesome, activists, disease, attitude, ethics, culture, world, society )

Cal
- 158 days ago - mashable.com
Bowel cancer took Sutton's life early on Wednesday after a three-year struggle with the disease, but not before the 19-year-old became a celebrity in the United Kingdom, inspired millions with his story and raised over $5 million on his JustGiving page to
Don't Let Malaria Steal Another Child's Life ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, disease, nets, protection )

Cher
- 176 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Add your name today and help us spread the word about the importance of simple, affordable bed nets in the fight against malaria!
Take a Stand for Health Care for All PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, children, women, disease, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news, prevention, protection, safety, society, risks, treatment, americans, democrats, republicans, ethics, government, healthcare, healthc )

Robert
- 181 days ago - action.citizen.org
Sign the Petition Urging Your Senators and Representative to Co-Sponsor Single-Payer Legislation. Add your name to show support for legislation that would create a universal, single-payer health care system in the United States.
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
- 309 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
- 330 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
- 570 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
- 883 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
- 1279 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
- 1390 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
- 1690 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
- 1758 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
- 1954 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
- 2035 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 )

Susan
- 2108 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
 

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