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Choking Child
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, food, children )

Ingrid
- 338 days ago - forcechange.com
Unreal. Please Sign.
Pharma CEO Gave Herself An $18 Million Raise After Hiking Epipen Prices
Health & Wellness  (tags: Epipen, CEO, raise, greedy, pharmaceutical company )

Dandelion
- 33 days ago - usuncut.com
The pharmaceutical company that cornered the market on the life saving EpiPen and dramatically increased its price also jacked up the pay of top executives. For the CEO a staggering 671 percent raise!
Tighter Patent Rules Could Help Lower Drug Prices, Study Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug costs, patents, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, protection, healthcare, health, humans )

Cal
- 37 days ago - npr.org
The U.S. could rein in rising drug prices by being more selective about giving patents to pharmaceutical companies for marginal developments, a study concludes.
'Bagpipe Lung' Death Prompts Doctors' Warning to Musicians
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, disease, protection, prevention )

Cal
- 37 days ago - pri.org
Musicians have been warned to clean their wind instruments regularly after British doctors reported that "bagpipe lung" had killed a man who inhaled fungi growing inside his pipe
Call on Mylan Pharmaceuticals to Reduce Price of Life-Saving EpiPen SIGN NOW
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug companies, cost of Epi-pens, healthcare, safety )

Cal
- 36 days ago - change.org
An EpiPen can mean the difference between life and death for children, men, and women who are afflicted with life-threatening allergies
Stop Immoral Price Gouging for Life Saving EpiPen - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: epi pen, price gouging, Mylan Pharmaceuticals, CEO Heather Bresch, medication, life and death )

Dandelion
- 36 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
In 2007 price on an EpiPen in the U.S. was $57 today it is $300 yet each pen only has a $1 worth of medicine. Tell Mylan CEO Heather Bresch to immediately reduce the cost of this life and death treatment that so many people depend on.
Pregnant Sick With Zika and Prohibited From Getting An Abortion
Health & Wellness  (tags: zika, pregnancy, Latin America, South America, Florida, abortion, contraception, delay pregnancy )

Dandelion
- 34 days ago - motherjones.com
Latin American countries are telling women to avoid pregnancy for up to two years while at the same time providing them with no help to do so. Many of the Nations affected by Zika have banned abortion contraception is costly if it can be obtained at all.
Standing Rock Sioux Are Not Backing Down to Pipeline
Health & Wellness  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux, Oglala Sioux, pipeline, water, sacred sites, protest )

Dandelion
- 44 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Standing Rock Sioux leaders say the pipeline will threaten the Missouri River, the tribes main source of drinking and irrigation water, and forever destroy burial grounds and sacred sites.
To Allow Organ Transplants for People With Down Syndrome!! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, autism, downs syndrome, transplant )

Barb
- 45 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is a human right issue to deny people with Down Syndrome fair medical practices!
Anthrax Outbreak In Russia Thought To Be Result Of Thawing Permafrost Due To Climate Disruption
Health & Wellness  (tags: Russia, siberia, anthrax, permafrost, Salekhard, Arctic Circle )

Dandelion
- 54 days ago - npr.org
People and animals have been buried in permafrost for centuries. There could be bodies infected with all kinds of viruses and bacteria, frozen in time. There is also likely smallpox and the bubonic plague buried in Siberia.
 
 
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