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FarmVille Goes Organic
Society & Culture  (tags: green, gaming, organic farming, FarmVille, internet )

- 2948 days ago -
FarmVille players, hang on to your green hats because FarmVille is about to go organic!
We're Havin' a Heat Wave... 7 Tips to Avoid Heat Stroke
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, family, humans, healthcare, health, news, prevention, risks, warning )

- 2961 days ago -
The summer of 2010 began with a sweltering heat wave in much of the U.S., with temperatures hitting triple digits, coupled with high humidity. How to avoid heat-related illness
Global MOMS Act: What It Means for Global Maternal Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, children, death, family, health, healthcare, humans, prevention, protection, society, women )

- 3009 days ago -
No woman should have to put her life or her health at risk to give birth. The Global MOMS Act will expand access to quality maternal health services and greatly reduce maternal mortality. It calls for the development of a strategy to coordinate existing
Presumed Consent for Organ Donation: Smart Move or Orwellian Prophecy Come True?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, politics, news, healthcare )

- 3027 days ago -
Let's presume you want to donate your organs. It's very generous of you. Unless you don't. "Presumed Consent" - "Opt Out" Clause... Can't wait to see the poll results on this one.
MS Activist John Hicklenton Ends Life at Euthanasia Clinic
Health & Wellness  (tags: MS, multiple sclerosis, John Hicklenton, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, ethics, health, healthcare, illness, society )

- 3059 days ago -
Make no mistake about it. John Hicklenton triumphed over multiple sclerosis. I say this in spite of the fact that he ended his own life because of it.
History Made as House Passes Senate Bill: Health Care Reform Begins Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, democrats, government, healthcare, obama, republicans )

- 3068 days ago -
The House passed the Senate health care reform bill, taking the first concrete steps on what will continue to be a long and tumultuous journey toward leveling the playing field and giving all Americans access to health
Longing for Liberation
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, illness, medicine, research, treatment )

- 3080 days ago -
Liberation Treatment did not cause great fanfare in the medical community, with MS organizations, or in the news, but the 2.5 million people worldwide who live with MS turned the the CCSVI/MS connection into major news, setting off a demand for allocation
White House:
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, democrats, healthcare, government, obama, politics, republicans )

- 3100 days ago -
Congress dropped the health care reform ball... will the President pick it up and run with it? White House press secretary Robert Gibbs, when asked if the White House is preparing it's own health care plan for next week's summit replied, "Stay tuned."
A Toke a Day Keeps the Doctor Away
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, health, marijuana, multiple sclerosis, chronic illness, pain )

- 3108 days ago -
Alone in her Birmingham, England home, a woman stirs a half teaspoon of cannabis into her hot tea. By seeking relief from pain and spasms caused by multiple sclerosis in this way she is, in the eyes of the law, a criminal.
Jimmie Heuga, Olympic Ski Hero, Dies of MS at 66 - The Denver Post
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, MS, multiple sclerosis )

- 3109 days ago -
An icon Lost: Heuga, 66, died Monday at Boulder Community Hospital after a gradually debilitating 40-year battle with multiple sclerosis.
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