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Haunted By Student Debt to the Grave
Health & Wellness  (tags: social security, educational loans, garnished, student loans, senior citizens, forgive student loans for those on socia )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - ourfuture.org
Close to 200,000 on Social Security are having their Social Security checks garnished by student debt creditors. Leaving some Seniors with only $750 a month to live on. It is time to forgive educational loans for people on Social Security.
Canadian-Made Ebola Vaccine Works, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, healthcare, disease, medicine, vaccine, Ebola virus, Ebola vaccine )

Sue
- 2 days ago - ctvnews.ca
TORONTO -- It appears the world finally has an effective Ebola vaccine. A new study reports that a vaccine designed by scientists working at Canada's National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg induces a quick and highly protective response against
Palestinian Toddler Killed in Israeli Settler Arson Attack, Family Treated at MAP-Supported Burns Unit
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, 'Medical Aid for Palestinians' ~ MAP, children, Israel, Palestine, healthcare, ethics, family, health, humans, medicine, news, treatment )

CarrieEye
- 2 days ago - map-uk.org
An 18-month-old Palestinian child has been killed in an arson attack by Israeli settlers on his home in Duma in the West Bank. His parents and five-year-old brother were also injured in the attack and are in critical condition.
HOPEFUL NEWS! A New Vaccine Could Finally End the Ebola Epidemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, protection, prevention, Ebola, vaccinations, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, study, interesting )

Cal
- 1 day ago - vice.com
According to medical journal The Lancet, an Ebola vaccine trial in Guinea has proved 100 percent successful at preventing the spread of the virus in those vaccinated immediately after a close contact is diagnosed
Allow Medicare To Cover The Cost Of Hearing Aids - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, hearing aids, seniors, unaffordable )

Dandelion
- 10 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Petition Demand Cosmetics Without Chemicals Linked to Cancer
Health & Wellness  (tags: politics, law, society, safety, health, government, cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, risks, humans, prevention, women )

Cal
- 8 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Major loopholes in federal law have allowed the $71 billion cosmetics industry to use virtually any ingredient without pre-market safety testing or reviewâEUR"even industrial chemicals linked to cancer or birth defectsâEUR"for more than 77 years.
If You See A Rash Like This On Your Body, Head To The Doctor...Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, illness, humans, Lyme disease, protection, medicine, prevention, risks, safety, warning, treatment, family, disease, environment )

CarrieEye
- 20 days ago - viralnova.com
We all know about covering up when we're outside, not only to protect our skin from sun damage, but also to avoid getting bitten by Lyme disease-carrying ticks. This disease can cause major, long-term health problems that stay with people for years.
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
- 22 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.
 
 
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