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

- 19 days ago -
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 )

- 29 days ago -
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 )

- 19 days ago -
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 )

- 21 days ago -
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.
Antidepressant Microbes In Soil: How Dirt Makes You Happy
Health & Wellness  (tags: antidepressants, microbes, soil, happy, Prozac, brain, no side effects, humans, health )

- 24 days ago -
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.
Tell Secretary Azar to Preserve Access to Anticonvulsants
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicines, epilepsy, treatments, petitions, Medicare )

- 30 days ago -
Currently, under Medicare Part D's Six Protected Classes policy, Medicare beneficiaries should have access to the full range of anticonvulsants.
End the Tampon Tax
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, menstruation, feminine hygiene, petitions )

- 17 days ago -
Women shouldn't have to be penalized at That Time!
Enough Is Enough - We Need Common-Sense Gun Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: guns, violence, weapons, firearms, gun control, petitions, assault rifles )

- 5 days ago -
I carried an assault rifle almost every day I served in Iraq, and often had to use it. But you don't have to be a Marine to know what I know: weapons of war don't belong on America's streets.
Reunite Every Child
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, kids, families, immigrants, trauma, petitions )

- 31 days ago -
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.
Support The Global HER Act to Repeal The Global Gag Rule
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, sexism, anti-choice, activism )

- 11 days ago -
Be an advocate for women and girls globally. Take action today.
Experts Warn Fatal "Zombie" Deer Disease Could Spread To Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: diseases, illnesses, sickness )

- 8 days ago -
Chronic wasting disease, which is described as a progressive, fatal disease that affects the brain, spinal cord and other tissues of animals, has been documented in at least 24 states as of January, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
Medicare For All
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, public aid, health care, petitions )

- 17 days ago -
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 )

- 27 days ago -
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.
What You Should Know About Bipolar Disorder
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, bipolar depression, treatment, pictures )

- 5 days ago -
Sometimes called manic depression, bipolar disorder causes extreme shifts in mood. People who have it may spend weeks feeling like they're on top of the world before plunging into a deep depression. The length of each high and low varies greatly
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 32 days ago -
Prepared as tasty teas, these herbs can help support wellness right in your tea cup

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