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The Legacy of the Iraq War: Slow Death By Cancer
World  (tags: cancer, birth defects, illness, premature death, toxic contamination, pollution, depleted uranium, US, Iraq, American invasion, occupation, environmental devastation, health crisis )

- 779 days ago -
The invaders left behind depleted uranium and other pollution from their military-industrial complex. Birth defects, cancers, and other illnesses have all increased dramatically since the war began.
Sign Petition: Would You Want to Lose Your Mom to a Disease That Could Be Prevented With a Vaccine?
World  (tags: world, africa, asia, medicine, treatment, prevention, rights, women, poverty, death, disease, immunize, health, cervical, cancer, vaccine )

- 2174 days ago -
500,000 women will be diagnosed with cervical cancer this year. More than half of them will die because they are poor and their cancer will not be diagnosed until it is too late to treat. Most will live in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
'Genetic Discrimination' Hitting Australians - Australia
World  (tags: australia, genetics, insurance, cancer, diseases, denial, researchers, discrimination )

- 2248 days ago -
AUSTRALIANS have been refused insurance protection because of their genetic make-up, researchers have shown in the first study in the world to provide proof of genetic discrimination. Most cases were found to relate to life insurance. In one instance, a
Man Died After Being Jailed for Parking Tickets and Missing Chemo
World  (tags: news, police, brutality, cancer )

- 2293 days ago -
Family's attorney said that "this matter could have been handled in a more compassionate and humane way".
Prisoners 'to Be Chipped Like Dogs'
World  (tags: `MARK-OF-THE-BEAST`, Microchips, CANCER, )

- 2669 days ago -
Ministers are planning to implant "machine-readable" microchips under the skin of thousands of offenders as part of an expansion of the electronic tagging scheme that would create more space in British jails.
China: Expansion Leads to "Pollution Problem That Shatters All Precedents" for Emerging Nations
World  (tags: China, pollution, toxic water, toxic air, cancer )

- 2810 days ago -
Ambient air pollution alone is blamed for hundreds of thousands of deaths each year. Nearly 500 million people lack access to safe drinking water. Chinese cities often seem wrapped in a toxic gray shroud. China is choking on its own success.

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