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Health & Wellness

A Tale of 2 Countries: The Cost of My Mother's Cardiac Care in the United States and India
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, US, India, transparency, health, treatment, health care financing, pricing, health insurance, international perspectives )

Evelyn
- 4 days ago - annfammed.org
Challenges in making well-informed decisions in the United States due to the lack of cost transparency 1 the minimal flexibility offered in choice of care, whereas in India costs are readily available & allow most people to freely choose type of care
Help Us Provide More Than Just A Meal! Write A Note!
Health & Wellness  (tags: citymeals on-wheels, food, homebound, elderly, New Yorkers, no family, no friends, nearby, write a note )

BarbCat
- 16 days ago - citymeals.org
Citymeals-on-Wheels delivers nourishing meals to 18,000 of our homebound elderly - but we also provide something more: a sense of connection. Most of our meal recipients live all alone. Without family or friends nearby, they may have virtually no...
CDC Director Ebola Outbreak Is Spiraling Out Of Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola Outbreak, Ebola Virus, Potential Pandemic, children, death, disease, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, warning )

Betsy
- 16 days ago - atlanta.cbslocal.com
"It is the world's first Ebola epidemic and it is spiraling out of control. It's bad now and it's going to get worse in the very near future," Dr. Frieden of the CDC told CBS News.
Jordanian MP Brings 250 Tons of Medical Supplies to Gaza
Health & Wellness  (tags: Muhammad al-Dawayima, GAZA STRIP, MEDICAL SUPPLIES, ASSAULT-SIEGE ON GAZA 2014, MASSACRES, relief agencies, humanitarian aid, israel war on Gaza, world, end all US aid to Israel, now!, BDS, medicine, children, family, food, health, healthcare, news )

Jess
- 20 days ago - maannews.net
Muhammad al-Dawayima arrived in Gaza on Friday bringing with him 250 tons of medicines and medical equipment as humanitarian aid continues to flow in to the devastated Palestinian coastal enclave.
Domestic Violence Abusers Should Not Have Access To Guns - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Domestic Violence, women abused, women shot, petition, close loophole )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
46 women in America are shot to death each month by a current or former husband or boyfriend. Yet abusers with a history of domestic violence can easily buy weapons from private sellers online or at gun shows without a background check. Close loophole.
Republicans Don't Gut The School Lunches - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Michele Obama, obesity, nutrition, Congress, school lunches, cutbacks )

Dandelion
- 28 days ago - credomobilize.com
Our children deserve healthy food at school, not junk food filled with salt, sugar, and empty calories. We urge you reject any attempts to roll back healthy school nutrition standards.
Organic Producers: End Your Support of the Vermont GMO Labeling Lawsuit - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: GMO, Vermont, labeling, Lawsuit, Horizon Organic, Stonyfield Farms, Organic Valley, Aurora Organic, Organic dairy producers )

Dandelion
- 28 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Vermont passed a historic GMO labeling bill into law, setting the stage for states across the country to follow suit and protect our right to know what's in our food. Four of the country's largest organic dairy producers are fighting against that. Why?
Seed Savers Exchange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Seed Savers, Exchange, rare garden seeds, stop GMO's )

Dandelion
- 39 days ago - seedsavers.org
The Food and Agricultural Organization of the UN estimates that 75% of the world's crop diversity disappeared between 1900 and 2000. Seed Savers is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds.
Top 10 Facts You Should Know About Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, disease, health, Monsanto, farming, research, prevention, risks, family )

Nancy
- 40 days ago - care2.com
Link to previous post. Came across this again and I always seem to learn more about this company. Many links on this page for additional info.
Stop The Use of Antibiotics In Factory Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: Factory Farms, Anitbiotics, superbugs, human resistant )

Dandelion
- 47 days ago - credomobilize.com
80% of all antibiotics in the United States are used to raise meat for human consumption, which has led to the rise of so-called "superbugs" -- human diseases that are resistant to antibiotic treatment.
 
 
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