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Health & Wellness

Take Action - Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: tobacco and cancer, chronic illness, Prevention of disease )

- 224 days ago -
This fund supports critical initiatives to reduce tobacco use, including the CDC's highly successful Tips From Former Smokers campaign. It also supports other programs to reduce chronic disease and address other public health challenges.
Petition - Add Your Name to Tell the GOP: Save Medicare Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: GOP Regime, tax cuts for the wealthy, Medicare For All, reduction, lifesaving interventions, children, seniors, disabled people, chronic illness, funding cuts, risks, safety, prevention, protection, needed medicine, treatment programs )

- 233 days ago -
In order to fund their new tax cuts for the wealthy, Paul Ryan and Republicans in Washington have their sights set on dismantling Medicare as we know it. Should they gut funding for this lifesaving program and end the guaranteed benefit of Medicare,...
What Is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome -CFS/ME-?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chronic fatigue syndrome, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, ME/CFS, symptoms, health, chronic illness )

- 2956 days ago -
Whether you're wondering whether you have chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS or ME/CFS), have recently been diagnosed or have been living with the condition (or someone with it) for years, you'll find information here that can help you live better.
Sickle Cell Disease Pain Can Occur Daily and Is Much More Severe Than Previously Thought
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, Sickle-cell disease, chronic illness, joint pain, treatment, health, humans, interesting )

- 3900 days ago -
In the current study,over half of the sickle cell disease patients completing up to six months of pain diaries reported having pain on a majority of days.Previous sickle cell treatments were based on the number of visits to hospitals to relieve pain.
Some Chronically Ill Adults Wait for Medicare
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, healthcare, cost, uninsured, universal healthcare, chronic illness, heart disease, diabetes )

- 4086 days ago -
....."It shows how unfair our system is," said Louise Russell, a research professor at the Institute for Health at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J. "These people were not getting care, and they were at least as in need of it as the people who....

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