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(UPDATED) The Health Care Bill and Women's Health: Wins, Losses, and Challenges
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, prevention, protection, health, healthcare, illness, government )

- 3007 days ago -
President Obama signed the Affordable Health Care for America Act into law. Many aspects of the Act apply across the board to Americans regardless of age, sex, health history or employment status. Some of the provisions are of particular importance to
ACTION ALERT:Household Chemicals Affect Fertility - More Testing Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, study, safety, household chemicals, fertility, health )

- 3061 days ago -
A UC Berkeley study released in late January, 2010 revealed that common household chemicals can reduce a woman's fertility
Re: EJ Needs Prayers & Other Positive, Loving Thoughts(Care 2)
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospital, unconscious, prayers )

- 3082 days ago -
When I designed this latest stationery for sending out e-mail, I had no idea that EJ would be found unconscious out in the cold and is now in Intensive Care.
Tell Your Representative to Improve Child Nutrition-Please Take Action!
Health & Wellness  (tags: nutrition, diet, children, health, food, government, protection )

- 3085 days ago -
Like the Senate version of this bill introduced by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), this legislation would strengthen the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)
Poor Turned Away From Free Cancer Screenings
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer screening, women, poor turned awayhealth )

- 3108 days ago -
ALBANY, N.Y. - As the economy falters and more people go without health insurance, low-income women in at least 20 states are being turned away or put on long waiting lists
Deaths Renew Debate About Police Response to the Mentally Ill in Sacramento Region
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mental health, medications, schizophrenia, death )

- 3108 days ago -
Before he called the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department to his 50th Avenue apartment for a tenant dispute that ended with his death Tuesday, Giat Van Truong had been arrested on a mental-health hold several times
Spokane Murder Suspect Long Had Mental Illness
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental illness, risks, women, death, treatment, drugs )

- 3108 days ago -
Doctors could tell the 19-year-old man now charged with killing his pregnant girlfriend had problems from an early age. His brain didn't function properly. He suffered from mental illness and needed treatment for developmental disabilities, they said
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, healthcare, government, health, humans )

- 3112 days ago -
Great news -- the Senate voted on the anti-choice Nelson/Hatch amendment to the health care reform bill, and we won! Unlike the Stupak amendment that passed the House of Representatives, this amendment did not pass the Senate!
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