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Big Pharma And Their Hand In Over 700,000 Deaths A Year
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma Medicine, Big Pharma and 700, 000 plus deaths a year )

- 4 days ago -
Epidemic levels of opioid addiction and overdose in the United States have gained widespread attention, and Big Pharma has rightfully been implicated in the problem. But another health crisis is sweeping not just America, but the world
Prisoners in Namibia Need Water - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Namibia, Windoek Central Prison, water, prisoners, petition )

- 22 days ago -
Continuous efforts 2 cut back on water waste has turned into a political battle over water access in Windhoek Central Prison, Namibia. The only people physically affected by this political battle R the 3,500 prisoners who are in constant fear of no water
British Man Might Be First in The World to Be Cured of HIV
Health & Wellness  (tags: HIV, cure, London, UK, kick and kill cure, aids, breakthrough )

- 23 days ago -
Tests showed the virus had become undetectable in the blood of the previously HIV-positive man, after he was treated with a pioneering new therapy designed to eradicate the virus.
Standing Rock Sioux Are Not Backing Down to Pipeline
Health & Wellness  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux, Oglala Sioux, pipeline, water, sacred sites, protest )

- 70 days ago -
Standing Rock Sioux leaders say the pipeline will threaten the Missouri River, the tribes main source of drinking and irrigation water, and forever destroy burial grounds and sacred sites.
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 )

- 94 days ago -
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.
Alzheimers Disease Vaccine Nears Testing Phase Could Prevent And Reverse Dementia
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer's disease, vaccine, prevention, slowing, reversing )

- 100 days ago -
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.
Plant That Can Cause Third-Degree Burns in Canada -VIDEO-
Health & Wellness  (tags: third-degree burns, canada, plant, skin irritation, blindness, scarring, environment, health, humans, study, warning )

- 100 days ago -
When combined with sunlight, sap from the plants can cause extreme skin irritation, temporary or permanent blindness and scarring.
Unequal Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: gun right, abortion rights, Missouri, unequal rights )

- 101 days ago -
Abortions and guns are two of the most polarizing topics in this country. They are both rights protected by our government . Which one is easier to obtain?
Malnourished? One in Three of Us Are
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, humans, interesting, nutrition, prevention, protection, research )

- 127 days ago -
Are you malnourished? If you're not starving, you'd probably say you're fine. Yet one in three people in the West are malnourished, because the food they're eating has almost no nutritional value. In fact, being malnourished is the :new normal", say...
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