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Health & Wellness

Understanding Grief
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, health, humans, interesting, research )

- 1 day ago -
Two new books, with interesting spins.

Health & Wellness  (tags: vets, cats, teeth, dental pain, pet owners, dental disease, Brushing teeth, disease, health, treatment )

- 1 day ago -
Dr. Campbell explains: âEURoeOne thing that pet owners can do at home to help reduce the progression of dental disease in their cat is brushing the teeth regularly where possible. This isnâEUR(TM)t easy with cats
Hands Off Medicaid!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, public assistance, poverty, health coverage, petitions )

- 23 hours ago -
The Trump administration just ended Medicaid as we know it in a decision that could strip health care from millions of struggling workers, including people with disabilities and severe health conditions, caregivers, students, retirees, and more.
There Are So Many Flu Victims, California Hospitals Are Setting Up Emergency Tents in Their Parking Lots
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flu Season, Flu Vaccine, H3N2 Flu Strain, CDC, California, Hospitals, Deaths, health, healthcare, medicine )

- 1 day ago -
Get your flu shot! A flu strain called H3N2 has sent thousands to emergency rooms in CaliforniaâEUR"so many that hospitals are erecting tents to accommodate the all the extra patients, reports the LA Times.
Attending Religious Services May Increase Lifespan
Health & Wellness  (tags: religion, GoodNews, goodnews, health )

- 3 days ago -
Health may be healthy for you.
MomsRising.Org | Tell Congress: DonâEUR(TM)t Gamble With Our KidsâEUR(TM) Health!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, healthcare, disease, government, prevention, illness, CHIP )

- 3 days ago -
On January 19th, Congress will vote on a new spending bill and it must include long-term funding for CHIP! States can't rely on limited patchwork funding and families can't afford to go without coverage for their kids.
Tell the VA: Take Care of Women Veterans Too! - The Veterans Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, VA, prevention, protection, treatment, women )

- 2 days ago -
Today, 15 percent of the United States' veterans are women. As service members, they are, in theory, entitled to the same benefits as their male counterparts, but in practice, this is far from true because VA hospitals are critically understaffed and unpr
A 'Beer Sommelier' Explains How Pouring a Beer the Wrong Way Can Give You a Stomach Ache   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, beer, pouring, CO2, Master Cicerone, 'beer sommelier', Max Bakker )

- 3 days ago -
How do you pour a beer? Turns out this popular pouring method - that results in little to no foam - is completely wrong & can actually cause stomach issues! Max Bakker, Master Cicerone & High-End Educator at Anheuser-Busch InBev shows the correct way
Stand With Sen. Sanders: Let Medicare Negotiate Drug Prices
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, pharmaceuticals, medicine, pills, Big Pharma, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Congressional Democrats who actually care about sick people have tried repeatedly to get Trump's attention, and he has ignored them. Instead, the Trump regime has announced plans "hitting everybody except the drug industry."
Tell the Senate: No Big Pharma Exec for HHS Secretary
Health & Wellness  (tags: Trump regime, appointees, Health and Human Services, pills, pharmaceuticals, medicine, Big Pharma, greed, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Trump has appointed Alex Azar - a former president of Eli Lilly - to be secretary of Health and Human Services. When Azar was president of Eli Lilly, the company jacked up its insulin price tag, more than doubling the bill for consumers.
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