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Why Drug Companies See Rare Disease Patients as Human Jackpots
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease, drug companies, drugs, prescription medication, prescriptions, health insurance )

Joanna
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
Loukisha Olive-McCoy, 44, has hereditary angioedema (HAE), a life-threatening disease so rare that many doctors have only read about it. Each week, she injects medicine into her body thatâEUR(TM)s worth more than a yearâEUR(TM)s rent for her tiny bungalow.
The People Behind Gazas Statistics
Health & Wellness  (tags: congress, Palestinian right of return, end all U.S. AID TO ISRAEL, occupation crimes against Palestinians, Gaza Strip, israeli impunity, human rights, american taxes, Palestinians in Gaza, abuse, lies, media, news, usa, war, u.s., government, media )

Fly
- 19 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
On 30 March, Jihad went, along with thousands of Palestinians in Gaza, to protest for the Palestinian right of return near the boundary with Israel. He never made it back
Girl With Rare Disease Races Time Via Virtual Tech
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease, technology, genetic disorders, lbsl )

Joanna
- 1 day ago - webmd.com
Nine-year-old Ellie McGinn has a very rare genetic disorder called LBSL that affects her brain and spinal cord. It mostly strikes children, slowly worsening their ability to walk, stand, and coordinate their movement.
Here's How Most People Actually Feel About Abortion, According to a National Survey
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, women, abortion, opinions, attitudes )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - hellogiggles.com
The controversy surrounding abortion rights often makes it seem like the country is seriously split right down the middle about whether or not women should have the right to choose to terminate their own pregnancies.
Curbing Salt Intake Could Add Years to Your Life
Health & Wellness  (tags: fastfood, salt intake, children, Body-Mind-Spirit, food, family, environment, humans, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, study, warning, women )

Frank
- 10 hours ago - cnn.com
Potato chips. Pretzels. Pizza. French fries. Thoughts of these foods can make our tongues dance as we anticipate satisfying our salty cravings.
#NursesTakeDC: Why Are Nurses Once Again Heading to Washington?
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, nursing, nurses, health care, protest )

Iam
- 9 hours ago - blog.nurserecruiter.com
What if you knew about a problem that makes patients have to stay in hospitals longer and suffer more infections? That makes nurses unhappier and more likely to suffer burnout? That actually makes more patients die? Wouldn't you take to the streets?
Lupus Treatment Generates Positive Results in Phase III Clinical Trial
Health & Wellness  (tags: lupus, drugs, prescription drugs, drug trials, autoimmune disease )

Joanna
- 8 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
New research indicates that belimumab, a monoclonal antibody therapy that targets a component of the immune system, provides considerable benefits to patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
Defund Crisis Pregnancy Centers
Health & Wellness  (tags: clinics, reproductive care, reproductive rights, women, scams, fraud, petitions )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - go.fightforequality.org
John Oliver just exposed a right-wing scam to block women from getting access to abortions. They're lying to women about abortion and using our tax dollars to do it!
   

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