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Allow Medicare To Cover The Cost Of Hearing Aids - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, hearing aids, seniors, unaffordable )

Dandelion
- 6 days ago - secure.ncpssm.org
Today more than 70 percent of seniors between the ages of 65 and 84 who need hearing aids do not get them. That is because Medicare does not cover their cost which leaves millions of Americans unable to afford these devices.
Why Disability And Poverty Still Go Hand In Hand 25 Years After Landmark Law
Health & Wellness  (tags: poverty, unemployment, disability, disabilities )

Judy
- 5 days ago - npr.org
If you have a disability in the U.S., you're twice as likely to be poor as someone without a disability. You're also far more likely to be unemployed. And that gap has widened in the 25 years since the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act was enacted.
Stand Up for Social Security at the White House Conference on Aging! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Social Security, Conference on Aging, White House, petition )

Dandelion
- 18 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
White House must reject the framing and language of entitlements. The subtext of describing Social Security and related protections as entitlementsâEUR(TM)is that they are neither deserved nor appreciated. White House must acknowledge the retirement crisis.
A Nice Afternoon With The Women Of New Orleans Trans Veterans Support Group
Health & Wellness  (tags: Veteran, VA Clinic, New Orleans, Trans Veterans Support Group, transgender )

Dandelion
- 36 days ago - buzzfeed.com
Though transgender people are still barred from openly serving in the military, a small but increasingly visible population of veterans are demanding health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs and getting it.
Life And Death In Kansas
Health & Wellness  (tags: Affordable Care Act, Republicans, Medicaid, no health care, no medical insurance, Kansas )

Dandelion
- 48 days ago - thenation.com
It is so hard to be the doctor who has to reveal: I am not giving you a death sentence by telling you you have cancer. I am giving you your prognosis because you do not have medical coverage. Applies to all States that did not accept extended Medicaid.
Adventures in Autism
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, drugs, risks, autism )

Teresa
- 95 days ago - adventuresinautism.blogspot.com
It is unethical to market pharmaceuticals to children. Children cannot make informed consent decisions, so it is unethical to market pharmaceuticals to children.
Hold Your Legislators Accountable
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food Policy Action, Legislation Scorecard, public health, ending food born illness, protection to farm workers, ending hunger )

Dandelion
- 112 days ago - foodpolicyaction.org
Food Policy Action promotes positive policies through education and publication of the National Food Policy Scorecard and more. Click a state to see whether your legislators voted to keep food safe, healthy, and affordable.
Demand The CPSC Mandate Warning Labels On Ionization Smoke Alarms - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Smoke alarms, smoke detectors, Boston's Deputy Fire, Chief Joseph Fleming, Secretary of State, John Kerry, photoelectric alarms, ionization smoke alarms )

Dandelion
- 110 days ago - change.org
Your family is very likely at risk. This flaw has been concealed from the public by the smoke alarm manufacturers and testing agencies.
Urge Your Senators to Oppose a TSCA Reform Bill That Would Endanger Public Health ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, chemicals, bills )

CherAway
- 138 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Join us and tell your senators that you want them to oppose the Vitter-Udall bill until the authors prioritize the health of the American public over the profits of the chemical industry.
 
 
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