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The Feds Almost Used A Pesticide That Is Harmful To Pregnant Women To Combat Zika In Puerto Rico
Health & Wellness  (tags: Puerto Rico, Zika virus, Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla, Naled, The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and, harmful pesticide, Feds )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Opposition to the use of the pesticide was widespread and the incident reminded many residents when the federal govt used Puerto Ricans as unwitting participants in contraceptive testing in the 1950s and when in 92 the US Navy dropped napalm on the island
More Than a Thousand People Turn Out for Prom of Wisconsin Teen Choosing to Die
Health & Wellness  (tags: Right to Die, Jerika Bolen, spinal muscular atrophy type 2, last wish, Wisconsin, children, disease )

Nancy
- 4 days ago - usatoday.com
Jerika, a tech-savvy teen with a punk attitude and a love of alternative music, had a final wish âEUR" a special prom, a dance party for friends and family to dress in their "fancy" clothes and celebrate one more time.
27 Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, pets, dogs, cats, Prevention of disease, mood )

Adeline
- 4 days ago - pets.webmd.com
Animals make people feel good. But we're talking about more than feeling glad they're around. Your favorite animal can make you healthy and help you stay that way.
Florida Police Shoot Black Therapist Lying Down With Arms In Air
Health & Wellness  (tags: Charles Kinsey, therapist, autistic man, Rinaldo, Florida )

Dandelion
- 6 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An autistic mans therapist was shot and wounded by police in Florida while lying on the street with his hands in the air. Charles Kinsey was trying to get his patient back to a facility from where he wandered from.
Alzheimers Disease Vaccine Nears Testing Phase Could Prevent And Reverse Dementia
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer's disease, vaccine, prevention, slowing, reversing )

Lona
- 10 days ago - inquisitr.com
An AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s vaccine could be just a few short years away. Initial preclinical results show the vaccine could slow or reverse the effects of AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s in patients in addition to preventing the disease when given to heathy people.
Expand Healthy Food Access: Let Food Stamp Recipients Buy Food Online! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, health, law, activism, green, eco-friendly, diet, children, food, government )

Cal
- 14 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many vulnerable Americans live in places where healthy food is not readily available and online sites have cropped up for home delivery. Unfortunately, the law prohibits people on food stamps from using them to purchase this healthier food.
A Bishop In The Exam Room: When Faith Dictates Health Care Instead Of Science
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, women's rights, hospital mergers, covered procedures, freedoms, women, healthcare )

Cal
- 34 days ago - thinkprogress.org
As hospitals throughout the country struggle with financial woes, many have begun to merge with Catholic systems in order to stay in business. This means a growing number of patients are winding up in institutions guided by religious doctrine
Phase Out Aspartame in Diet Soft Drinks
Health & Wellness  (tags: soft drinks, aspartame, research?, dangerous, harmful, diet, disease, cancer, safety, risks )

Ivana
- 34 days ago - forcechange.com
Even if it's not as dangerous as some claim it is,it's far from harmless.People with certain conditions,such as phenylketonuria or clinical depression,have reported that consumption of aspartame has made their condition worse,or had an adverse effect..
Calling On National Democratic Party To Include Medicare For All In 2016 DNC Platform - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare for All, Universal Health Care, petition, National Nurses United )

Dandelion
- 43 days ago - congressweb.com
Health care is a fundamental human right and an important measure of social justice. Achieving universal health care will not come from mandating everyone to buy a health insurance policy from a private insurance company.
 
 
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