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Stop Insurance Companies From Discriminating Against Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: health insurance, discrimination, greed, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 13 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Did you know that insurance providers, on average, charge women up to 50% more for health care than men? Health insurance providers use this shady tactic, better known as gender rating, to unjustly procure more money from women.
Iowa's 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Ban Ruled Unconstitutional
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, anti-choice, videos )

Freya
- 23 days ago - yahoo.com
Iowa's Republican-controlled legislature passed the restriction in May 2018, outlawing the procedure after a fetal heartbeat is detected, often at six weeks and before a woman realizes she is pregnant.
Stop Promoting LGBT Conversion Therapy
Health & Wellness  (tags: mental health, LGBTQ, bad science, religion, Colorado, petitions )

Freya
- 13 days ago - act.faithfulamerica.org
The archbishop of Denver is encouraging Catholics in his archdiocese to launch programs in their parishes to "heal" LGBT people - partnering with a notorious "ex-gay" organization that practices conversion therapy.
Make Reproductive Freedom a Priority in 2019
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, abortion, legislation, petitions )

Freya
- 15 days ago - actnow.prochoiceamerica.org
If Roe v. Wade is overturned, there are more states that could quickly or immediately ban abortion outright than there are states that have taken steps to protect it.
PETITION - Health Canada: Glyphosate Isn't Safe Just Because Monsanto Says So
Health & Wellness  (tags: canada, health canada, monsanto, Glyphosate, toxic pesticides, foods, kids food, cheerios, children, diet, health, humans, research, study )

Lone
- 28 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
And studies were used by Health Canada, to justify this toxic pesticide being used on our fields and foods. This is even more concerning now that glyphosate traces have been found in common kids foods like Cheerios and KD.
Tell Secretary Azar to Preserve Access to Anticonvulsants
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicines, epilepsy, treatments, petitions, Medicare )

Freya
- 24 days ago - cqrcengage.com
Currently, under Medicare Part D's Six Protected Classes policy, Medicare beneficiaries should have access to the full range of anticonvulsants.
Antidepressant Microbes In Soil: How Dirt Makes You Happy
Health & Wellness  (tags: antidepressants, microbes, soil, happy, Prozac, brain, no side effects, humans, health )

Lone
- 18 days ago - gardeningknowhow.com
Prozac may not be the only way to get rid of your serious blues. Soil microbes have been found to have similar effects on the brain and are without side effects and chemical dependency potential.
Glyphosate in Food: Complete List of Products and Brands Filled With Popular Cancer-Causing Weed-Killer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Glyphosate, food, complete list, products, brands, cancer-causing, weed-killer, monsanto, EWG, disease, humans, illness )

Lone
- 29 days ago - livelovefruit.com
Just after the first successful trial in taking down Monsanto, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) published a haunting report on the levels of glyphosate in food.
End the Tampon Tax
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, menstruation, feminine hygiene, petitions )

Freya
- 11 days ago - go.electdemocraticwomen.org
Women shouldn't have to be penalized at That Time!
Tell Kemp: Don't Criminalize Abortion
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, laws, criminalization, petitions )

Freya
- 26 days ago - actnow.prochoiceamerica.org
We're at a critical time in our country and in Georgia. Georgia's new governor Brian Kemp has a history of anti-choice rhetoric and has vowed to pass the most extreme abortion ban in the country.
Support The Global HER Act to Repeal The Global Gag Rule
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, sexism, anti-choice, activism )

Freya
- 5 days ago - pai.org
Be an advocate for women and girls globally. Take action today.
Reunite Every Child
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, kids, families, immigrants, trauma, petitions )

Freya
- 25 days ago - action.momsrising.org
In a shocking revelation this week, the Inspector General of HHS says that not only were "thousands" more migrant children separated than previously known, but that they didn't even know how many children were taken away from their families.
Medicare For All
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, public aid, health care, petitions )

Freya
- 11 days ago - act.berniesanders.com
Sign Bernie Sanders' petition and tell Congress that you support health care as a right for every man, woman and child in the United States.
Millions of Americans Flood Into Mexico for Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, affordability, dentists, dentistry, Mexico )

Freya
- 21 days ago - truthout.org
At just one checkpoint in Yuma, Arizona, up to 6,000 Americans cross the border every day and enter the bustling Mexican town of Los Algodones, seeking heath care.
Every U.S. State Needs a Law Against FGM
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, girls, mutilation, suffering, sexism, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 8 days ago - equalitynow.org
Female Genital Mutilation is a human rights violation, constituting torture and an extreme form of discrimination against women and girls.
 

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