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Support Food-Insecure Californians ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, children, food, affordable, nutrious, access, health )

- 9 hours ago -
In California, one in four children don't have access to affordable, nutritious food. That amounts to more than 5 million food-insecure residents, including over 2 million children, who are unable to support an active, healthy lifestyle.
The Trump Administrations Medicaid Announcement Is Not Really About Work
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicaid, work for health care, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare )

- 37 days ago -
It is the first of several expected steps to shrink and weaken the Affordable Care Act Medicaid expansion that provided coverage for 11 million low-income adults
Report Details Huge Cost of Childbirth in United States Unheard of In Most Industrialized Countries
Health & Wellness  (tags: high medical costs, childbirth, usa, industrialized countries, bankruptcy, universal health care )

- 34 days ago -
Why any society should let anyone be bankrupted by medical bills is beyond me, frankly. It just does not happen in other western democracies.
Groundbreaking Study Maps Insidious and Alarmingly Successful Strategy of Anti-Choice Movement
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti choice, study map, fringe groups, stopping abortion )

- 32 days ago -
Their influence is outsized relative to the popularity of their fringe agenda thanks to their highly coordinated, well-funded, under the radar work.
Kentucky Residents Told It May Take a Decade to Get Clean Safe Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: coal country, Kentucky, no clean water, water bills warning, water causes cancer, rate hikes )

- 27 days ago -
To add insult to injury, the county is implementing a 49 percent increase in water rates. Even the water bills have a warning on the back saying the water may cause cancer.
Please Sign No Health Care Discrimination - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: petition, health discrimination, Trump Adminstration )

- 26 days ago -
The Trump Administration announced a new rule to allow any medical professional, insurance plan, or hospital to refuse to treat a patient on religious or moral grounds.
Congress: Help End Preventable Deaths of Kids Worldwide ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, children, health, environment, protection, prevention )

- 5 days ago -
Meet Mwayuma and Nadya. When Nadya was born underweight in Tanzania, her mom, Mwayuma, was taught Kangaroo Care, a practice where a baby is placed skin to skin with her mother to help her grow. Mwayuma also learned about the importance of exclusive
Pledge to End the Stigma Surrounding Kids' Mental Health Issues ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health issues, stigmas, health )

- 38 days ago -
Mental health issues can be difficult to talk about and easy to diminish with the words we use.
11 Secrets to Creating Healthy Eating Habits for Life
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, healthy eating habits, humans, nutrition, health )

- 37 days ago -
These simple tips will help you feel your best and still enjoy your favorite foods!
Protect NM's Children From Asthma-Causing Diesel School Buses ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, protection, school buses, diesel )

- 40 days ago -
Every day, hundreds of thousands of children breathe in toxic diesel fumes on their way to and from school. The diesel emissions pouring from school buses can cause wheezing, bronchitis and more intense asthma attacks.
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