START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

World

CanadaâEUR(TM)s Health Minister Studying Marijuana Legalization Models
World  (tags: goodnews, healthy, Canada, cannabis, legalization, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humans, interesting, news, politics, medicine, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, research, society, treatment )

Barbara
- 270 days ago - marijuana.com
Canada's brand new top health official is actively looking into the best way for the country to legalize marijuana. Minister of Health Jane Philpott, who assumed office a little more than three weeks ago, told the CBC that government scientists are ...
Ebola Crisis Could Fuel Measles Outbreak in West Africa
World  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, death, Ebola Crisis, Measles, West Africa, immunization, epidemic )

Darren
- 530 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Gaps in immunization could cause as many deaths as the current epidemic itself
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: death, disease, ethics, illness, health, medicine, prevention, protection, treatment, politics, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Beverly
- 686 days ago - one.org
Add your name and urge world leaders to step up and act on Ebola now.
Dengue Outbreak Affects at Least 22 in Japan
World  (tags: world, Japan, health, medicine, death )

Alexandra
- 723 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Dengue fever is a disease spread to humans by mosquito bites, and is caused by one of four types of dengue viruses. It can cause severe flu-like symptoms and in severe cases can be fatal.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Tell Holland America Cruise Lines to Stop Supporting the Grind Slaughter of Cetaceans in the Faroes!
World  (tags: slaughter, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction, conservation, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, abuse, environment, whales, activists, violence, sadness, media, internet, government, conservation, ecosyste )

Kelly
- 774 days ago - change.org
The Faroe Islands are home to an extremely barbaric cetacean drive hunt, called the Grindadráp/Grind. During a Grind, hundreds of pilot whales and other cetaceans are driven into fjords, and pulled up onto kill beaches,
Sunder: Now and the Next Steps
World  (tags: had become accustomed to, seemed to look, forward to getting a GOOD BOY treat, Congratulations to everyone, BABY SHIVA healthcare, humans, health, medicine, protection, food, news )

Kelly
- 805 days ago - petaindia.com
Congratulations to everyone who helped with the #FreeSunder campaign! It was an enormous effort with a wonderful result. Sunder is now at his new home, as per the order of the Supreme Court. First, after getting off the truck, Sunder was given fruits.
Commend Organization for Worldwide Veterinary Care
World  (tags: covered in fleas and ticks, veterinary care for over 375 animals, world, society, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, humans, illness, interesting, disease, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, food, nutrition, protection, medicine, animalwelfare, suff )

Kelly
- 966 days ago - forcechange.com
Nico was an abandoned puppy found by the World Vets team while on a mission in the Dominican Republic. Like many animals helped by World Vets on that trip, Nico was hungry, dehydrated, ~Photo Credit: Richard W Sinyem via InterestingFoto
TAKE ACTION: Provide 100 Mothers With Midwives
World  (tags: world, women, prevention, study, society, science, risks, medicine, healthcare )

Beverly
- 1075 days ago - greatergood.com
Throughout the world, complications during pregnancy and childbirth are the leading cause of death and disability among women of reproductive age
Recognize Israel's Accomplishments Slideshow
World  (tags: Israel, accomplishments, slideshow, Honest repoting, science, medicine, technology, health, disaster assistance, Middle-east, inventions, desalination )

Beatrice
- 1582 days ago - slideshare.net
In honor of Israel's 64th birthday, we thought it would be nice to show some of the things that the media should be reporting about her accomplishments. It's a very different image than usually portrayed. Enjoy and share with those who care about Isra
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2010 Was Awarded to Robert G. Edwards for IVF Fertilization
World  (tags: Nobel Prize, Robert Edwards, Physiology, Medicine, Award, IVF Fertilization )

Anna
- 2152 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Robert Edwards has been awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize for the development of human in vitro fertilization (IVF) therapy. His achievements have made it possible to treat infertility, a medical condition afflicting a large proportion of humanity including mo
British IVF Pioneer Robert Edwards Wins Nobel Prize for Medicine
World  (tags: Nobel Prize, medicine, robert edwards, scientists, british )

Sophie
- 2152 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Robert Edwards, the British scientist who pioneered IVF, was responsible for the conception of Louise Brown, the world's first test-tube baby
Parents: Be Mindful of Hazardous Holiday Ornaments
World  (tags: mindful, parent, children, medicine )

Nancy
- 2446 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A new study from Children's Hospital Boston's Division of Emergency Medicine has found that holiday decorations, particularly glass ornaments, are one more safety hazard parents must consider during the season.
Britons Outraged Over US Conservatives Criticism of British Health Care
World  (tags: britain, nhs, conservatives, lies, socialist, healthcare, government, public, option, republicans, corruption, dishonesty, cover-up, americans, abuse, illness, disease, treatment, prevention, medicine, protection, safety )

Tom
- 2566 days ago - voanews.com
Britons are outraged and speaking out in response to comments among Conservatives in the United States attacking Britain's national health care system as socialist, evil and Orwellian. Such criticism has sparked an outpouring of NHS support in Britain.
Sign Petition: Tell Congress to Help Afghan Girls
World  (tags: world, afghanistan, usa, war, troops, obama, politics, military, government, americans, girls, rights, freedoms, culture, family, education, health, food, protection, medicine, safety )

Tom
- 2611 days ago - thehungersite.com
Schools torched. Classrooms hit with poison gas. Acid thrown in their faces. Girls risk life and limb to learn even as attacks by insurgents mount. You can help: The Afghan Women Empowerment Act would fund educational opportunities and keep them safe.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: World

Most Active Stories Today in World tagged with medicine

top story finders in World

1. Laura H. 4 popular stories

2. GGmaSheila D. 4 popular stories

3. natasha salgado 4 popular stories

4. Liv B. 4 popular stories

5. Nyack Clancy 4 popular stories

6. Frans Badenhorst 4 popular stories

7. Dawn W. 4 popular stories

8. Animae C. 4 popular stories

9. Carole K. 4 popular stories

10. Ben Oscarsito 3 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.