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Health & Wellness

A Journey Through a Land of Extreme Poverty Welcome to America
Health & Wellness  (tags: UN, Philip Alston, millions in poverty, zero income, massive poverty, USA )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - theguardian.com
The UNs Philip Alston is an expert on deprivation and he wants to know why 41m Americans are living in poverty. Of those, nine million have zero cash income they do not receive a cent in sustenance.
Forget Abortion: What Women in Appalachian Kentucky Really Want
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, girls, sex, reproductive rights, sexually transmitted diseases, STDs, health care )

Freya
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
Perhaps it was the abstinence pledge she felt forced to sign or the promise ring she was told to slip on her finger. But from the moment Cheryl became sexually active, she felt dirty. Then three boys raped her, reducing her self-image to mud.
Fight Obesity to Keep Your Body Healthy,Fit and Disease Free|Preventive Health Checkup
Health & Wellness  (tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness, health, healthcare, Preventive care, health checks )

Ritu
- 1 day ago - indushealthplusindia.blogspot.in
Know the most effective tips to Fight Obesity and Keep Your Body Healthy,Fit and Disease Free. Also get how you can prevent various diaereses at early stage with the help of preventive health checkup.
Pier 1 Imports Recalls Decorative Glass Pumpkins Due to Laceration Hazard
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning )

Alice
- 23 hours ago - cpsc.gov
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled decorative pumpkins and return them to their nearest Pier 1 Imports store for a full refund or merchandise credit.
From Upside Down to Recycling Garbage, Xmas Trees Can Be Unique
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, Body-Mind-Spirit, environment, interesting )

Sharon
- 15 hours ago - justmyblogtalk.com
Sharon, author of justmyblogtalk.com, shares her discovery that not all Xmas trees are real trees.
Dr. Samadi: 12 Early Signs of Cancer Men Should Never Ignore
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, disease, family, health, humans, medicine, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, treatment, society )

Frank
- 5 hours ago - nydailynews.com
Men are notorious for avoiding doctors at all costs. At any sign of trouble, men may delay a visit to their doctor as long as possible hoping whatever it is will go away.
One Stop Shop Recalls ChildrenâEUR(TM)s Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard: Sold Exclusively at Foreman Mills
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning )

Alice
- 4 hours ago - cpsc.gov
Consumers should immediately take the recalled pajamas away from children and contact One Stop Shop for a full refund.
Hunter Fan Recalls Ceiling Fans Due to Impact Injury Hazard; New Instructions Provided
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning )

Alice
- 1 hour ago - cpsc.gov
Consumers with a recalled Contempo model ceiling fan should check to ensure that the light globe was installed correctly by turning it clockwise until it stops and is resting firmly in place.   Costco and Hunter Fan Company are contacting all known pur
   

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