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Demand the American Red Cross and United Way Stop Installing Dangerous Ionization Alarms.
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, children, death, house fires, red cross, united way, faulty smoke detectors )

Barb
- 8 days ago - change.org
With each day, week, month and years that pass, that these dangerous often deadly ionization alarms are in use, eventually 100âEUR(TM)s of 1000âEUR(TM)s more victims in U.S. and millions worldwide will either be killed or be injured, many with terribly...
Stand Up To The Insurance Industry On Autism Issues! Many Insurance Carriers Don't Provide Insurance for Autism Care and Treatm
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, costs, insurance, treatment )

Nita
- 24 days ago - theautismsite.greatergood.com
Autism treatment, therapy, and support can cost a family tens of thousands of dollars per year. Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disability, and yet, many insurance carriers don't cover the costs of autism-related therapy at all
Show Your Support for the Autism Services and Workforce Acceleration Act. Sign the Petition Today.
Health & Wellness  (tags: family, healthcare, insurance, protection, ethics )

Nita
- 24 days ago - theautismsite.greatergood.com
Families in the United States are struggling more than ever in the face of autism insurance discrimination as well as a lack of resources, assistance, and support. It's no secret that families dealing with autism are exceedingly underrepresented.
The Zika Conspiracies Have Begun
Health & Wellness  (tags: conspiracy, infectious disease, outbreak, Zika )

Judy
- 5 days ago - scienceblogs.com
I know those who benefit from these type of conspiracies will never stop churning them out, but we need to bring them to the light and show just how little scientific support any of this has.
Black Hospital Patients Given Cold Shoulder In Disturbing New Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, study, different treatment based on race )

Cal
- 29 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Doctors used very different body language when interacting with black and white actors who portrayed dying patients.
Study Identifies Toxins in Fracking Fluids and Wastewater
Health & Wellness  (tags: new study, fracking, hydraulic fracturing, toxins, chemicals, health effects )

Judy
- 32 days ago - publichealth.yale.edu
Wastewater produced by fracking may be even more toxic than the fracking fluids themselves. This led the researchers to conclude that more focus is needed to study not just what goes into the well, but what chemicals and by-products are generated...
Take a Ride Through Our Broken Food System ~ VIDEO and PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, government, health, diet, family, farmers, science, protection, environment, disease, illness )

Carrie
- 63 days ago - action.ucsusa.org
Washington special interests are profiting by making us sick. How? Watch as our new video takes you on a wild ride through the food system, connecting the dots between diet-related diseases, exploitation of food workers,& diminishing opportunities ...
As Lead Poisons City's Children, Mayor Declares State of Emergency
Health & Wellness  (tags: Rights, U.S., Race, Children, Human Rights, Water )

Judy
- 57 days ago - commondreams.org
Study found dramatically elevated levels of the dangerous toxin in the blood of Flint, Michigan children under five.
Obamacare Enrollment Deadline: Fines Mount for Failure to Buy Costly, Barebones Insurance
Health & Wellness  (tags: ACA, penalties, mandatory health insurance )

Judy
- 55 days ago - wsws.org
Tuesday was the last day to choose a health plan under the ACA for coverage beginning January 1. Penalties for those who fail to obtain insurance coverage for 2016 will rise dramatically--more than sevenfold--compared to the first two years of the ACA.
Coloradans Will Put Single-Payer Health Care To A Vote
Health & Wellness  (tags: Colorado, on the ballot, single payer health care, ColoradoCareYes, Obamacare, ACA )

Judy
- 52 days ago - npr.org
Under the plan, Coloradans would still pick their own providers of health care, but the new system would pick up all the bills. There would be no deductibles and fewer and smaller copays.
 
 
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