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Petition: Time Is Running Out. Save Health Care for 90,000 Children and Pregnant Women.
Health & Wellness  (tags: colorado, Pregnant women, children, insurance programs, Medicare For All, Affordable Care Act, Saving lives, inequality, families, risks, safety, society, politics, prevention, protection )

- 623 days ago -
The health care of 90,000 Colorado children and pregnant women is on the line. The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or Child Health Plan Plus, serves families that make too much to qualify for Medicaid and too little to afford health care...
Offer Treatment for Drug-Addicted Moms, Not Jail Time! - The Petition Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug addiction treatment, Pregnant women, moms and prison )

- 1743 days ago -
26 y/o Mallory Loyola was recently charged with assault when she tested positive for meth just prior to giving birth.Instead of helping them in seeking licensed medical care like (rehab) to treat addiction issues the state is trying to put them in jail.
Walmart: Stop Discriminating Against Pregnant Women! - The Petition Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: Walmart, Pregnant women, pregnant workers, anti-women )

- 1743 days ago -
When Candace requested cashier work that wouldn't force her to lift heavy objects & put stress on her baby, Walmart refused even though they were hiring new cashiers. Candace became so sick she had to go to the hospital several times, but instead of
Tell Catholic Hospitals: Stop Putting Women At Risk - The Petition Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pregnant women, women's rights, abortio )

- 1744 days ago -
Tameka was only 18 weeks pregnant, but her water had broken already. Tameka was bleeding uncontrollably and running a high fever. She needed an abortion. But doctors refused to give her one because the facility was Catholic.
Pregnant Women Warned Not To Drink Water 48 Hours After West Virginia Told Residents It Was Safe
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, West Virginia, risks, safety, warning, pregnant women, CDC, government, environment )

- 2005 days ago -
More than 2 days after West Virginia American Water began lifting the ban on water use that had impacted 300,000 West Virginians,the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) finally broke its silence and advised pregnant women not to drink the water
ACTION ALERT: Tell Alaska's Governor to Extend Health Care to More Children! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: senate bill, health, healthcare, children, pregnant women, legalisation, child welfare )

- 2828 days ago -
Children are our most precious citizens, and a huge part of ensuring a child's welfare means that they have access to quality health care. However, Alaska's governor, Sean Parnell, has decided to veto, for a second time, a Senate bill.
Why Are More Pregnant Women Having Strokes?
Health & Wellness  (tags: prevention, protection, women, risks, safety, strokes, pregnant women, warning, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, illness, health, healthcare )

- 2904 days ago -
The elderly aren't the only ones at risk for strokes, which are increasingly striking women shortly before or after they give birth
Pledge to End Life-Threatening Obstetric Fistula! - Take Action Today
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pregnant women, emotional trauma, disease, affects )

- 3186 days ago -
Obstetric fistula is a life-threatening and crippling disease that affects millions of pregnant women.
Women Who Drink Alcohol During Pregnancy 'Could Damage Their Sons' Fertility'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pregnant women, alcohol, infertility, research, health )

- 3302 days ago -
Pregnant women who drink alcohol could be jeopardising their chances of becoming grandmothers, doctors warn.
Stevia And Gestational Diabetes Diet
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health, health care, illness, nutrition, diet, food, sugar, stevia, gestational, pregnancy, pregnant, Pregnant women, medicine, blood sugar, diabetes )

- 3446 days ago -
Most women who are undergoing pregnancy are prone to gestational type of diabetes. Due to their pregnancy their blood sugar level shoots up more than the normal levelsgestational diabetes diet and stevia. It is a natural phenomenon that occurs ....
Britain Apologizes to Thalidomide Victims
Health & Wellness  (tags: Britain, apologize, thalidomide, health, research, pregnant women )

- 3466 days ago -
The British government has apologized and offered compensation to hundreds of people who suffered the effects of thalidomide, a drug once prescribed to pregnant women that later was linked to major birth defects.
Mother and Newborn Baby Both Die of the Same Cancer as Scientists Prove Tumours Can Be Caught in the Womb
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pregnant women, cancer, unborn baby, death )

- 3562 days ago -
Pregnant women can transmit cancer to their unborn babies, British scientists have proved for the first time. In an 'extremely rare' case that challenges conventional wisdom about human biology,
YouTube - Amalgam/Mercury Fillings - News 12 Spot
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mercury in fillings, babies.children, FDA, warning, Pregnant women )

- 3859 days ago -
News segment about Mercury fillings and how federal health officials are now admitting the dangers of mercury fillings. For more info go to Also, do a search on wikpedia on Mercury/Amalgams
Protect Most Vulnerable From Radiation Exposure
Health & Wellness  (tags: pregnant women, children, radiation )

- 4159 days ago -
Sign open letter to President Bush to change the standard which is set to protect "Caucasian Adult Males" whereas the most at-risk are pregnant women and children. Link at site. Institute for Energy and Environmental Research (IEER) promoting this.
Bird Flu 'Can Infect Unborn Child'
Health & Wellness  (tags: bird flu, pregnant women, unborn child, disease, China )

- 4305 days ago -
The deadly H5N1 strain of bird flu can pass from pregnant women to their unborn children, researchers have said. Scientists in China discovered viral cells in an unborn baby and also proved the virus can move from the lungs to other parts of the body.

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