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Health & Wellness

Man Awakens After 12 Years in a 'Vegetative State,' What He Says Will Blow Your Mind
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, research, interesting, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Phyllis
- 44 days ago - youngcons.com
His parents were heartbroken after the doctors told them to bring him home to die. They brought him home, but he didn't pass away. His parents cared for him without a single sign of improvement for over a decade.
Tell the New Congress to Stand Up for People and Our Environment! ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, health, humans, food, water, safety, government, congress, ethics, safety, protection )

Carrie
- 49 days ago - secure3.convio.net
We aim to protect our environment because it has a direct affect on our health. We cannot live without clean drinking water, and we cannot grow healthy food without a healthy ecosystem.
Demand Retraction of Sexist Abortion Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, Missouri, bills, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 69 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, a bill was introduced to the Missouri State House of Representatives that would require women seeking an abortion to get the father of the child's permission first. The bill's author, Rick Brattin, makes allowances for cases of rape and incest
Tapeworm Inhabits Man's Brain for Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, science, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, tapeworm, brain, sequence, rare, species, parasitic worm, patient, cerebellum, seizures, Headaches, flashbacks )

Darren
- 89 days ago - the-scientist.com
Researchers sequence a rare species of parasitic worm pulled from a patient's cerebrum, where it was causing seizures, headaches, and flashbacks.
Patrick Speaks   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, exercise, humans, treatment, Body-Mind-Spirit )

MonkaSICK
- 97 days ago - youtu.be
Patrick Otema, 15 was born profoundly deaf. In the remote area of Uganda where he lives there are no schools for deaf children, and he has never had a conversation. A sign language teacher, hopes to change all this and offer Patrick a way ...
NYT Op Ed: How to Defeat Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: workld, Ebola, outbreak, virus, West Africa, US, health care delivery, source )

Evelyn
- 127 days ago - nytimes.com
An alarming new symptom of Ebola in America: It seems to make brains mushy and hearts hard. So let's calm down and get to work protecting America from Ebola by stopping this disaster at its source.
Firefighters Need More Funds to Handle Wildfires
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, americans, death, education, environment, ethics, family, government, politi )

Wendy
- 184 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
For years, the Forest Service has had to borrow billions of dollars from critical conservation programs to fund wildfire suppression when Congress doesn't allocate enough dollars,
Domestic Violence Abusers Should Not Have Access To Guns - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Domestic Violence, women abused, women shot, petition, close loophole )

Dandelion
- 184 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.
Sign the Petition: Tell the EPA and Justice Department to Crack Down on "Coal Rollers"
Health & Wellness  (tags: Coal Rolling, coal rollers, Petition, environmental disaster, dangerous, safety risk )

Dandelion
- 234 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Coal rolling is an environmental disaster and a public safety risk. Some even make it a sport to emit the black smoke when a Prius is behind them, or to bicyclists, which can blind the driver and therefore makes it a dangerous public safety hazard.
Baby Needs Organ Reconstruction After Alleged Rape
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, babies, health, investigation )

B
- 256 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Julio Iturralde A New Mexico man faces multiple charges after allegedly locking his girlfriend out of a New Mexico hotel room and raping her 8-month-old daughter. Julio Iturralde, 27, allegedly abused the baby inside a room at the Los Lunas Inn and
 
 
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