Health: Active Causes

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Charitiable Assistance for the Homeless, Suicidal, those who feel damaged or just plain feel there is just no way out. We will listen, we will coach, we will help,,,,anyone. Website: http://sites.google.com/site/straightaheadoutreach/Home MISSIO
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This is a petition in support of the highfield young peoples Unit for mentally ill young people, to be built in Oxford on trust ground.Some of you may have seen on the news that the Primary care trust in Oxford may be prevented from building a new uni
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Why would anyone limit the resources available to people in need, while at the same time refusing to recognize and compensate valid legitimate traditional forms of medicine and those who provide service? This is because insurance companies, pharmaceuti
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WHAT IS CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS??? Craniosynostosis (otherwise known as Cranio for short) is the premature closure of sutures in a baby's skull. Normally, babies are born with soft spots in various places on their head. These are spaces in the skull to allo
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I am like many other people my age in Tallahassee, FL. I have been in college for nearly the last 7 years and I am getting ready to graduate from Florida State University. I know what it's like to be stressed and overworked from keeping up with school, wo
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Bullying today has become a huge issue in kids, and teens life's today. About 30 percent of teenagers in the U.S. have been involved in bullying, either as a bully or as a victim of teenage bullying. It is also estimated that a total of about 160,000 kids
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It has been a long tedious fertility journey for James and I. We never in a million years thought when we were younger that money would be one of the key factors in determining if we would become parents or not. Our situation requires IVF in order to conc
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In July 2004, the Department of Health Services in California established a unique HIV/AIDS pilot program [Medi-Cal*] designed to help provide life-sustaining medications for thousands of Californians living with HIV/AIDS-- many of which are people of col
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In october my baby girl christal was basically stolen right out of my house. Now I am trying to do everything i can do to get her back home with me where she belongs!
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My name is Aida Crosby. I live in San José, Ca. From very painful and emotional neighborhood unsafe, discriminative, and abusing-bulling experiences, I see the need for at least my city, and most likely cities... all over the USA, to pass laws and estab
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National Invisible Chronic Illness Awareness Week is held annually in September and is a worldwide effort to bring together people who live with invisible chronic illness and those who love them. A free 5-day virtual conference features 20 seminars during
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Our class, HRSM 301, group has been charged with raising $1,000 in funds for an organization. We have decided to support the Tim McGraw Foundation which supports reasearch for brain tumors and families whole loved ones are suffering from them.
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If you hate what cancer does to people, their families, and their friends, Stand up and do something about it! Now is the time. Cancer can be stopped in our life time. Three ways to stand up and fight Cancer Now 1. Start or join a team with the Relay
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As a mom of a child with autism. I know how hard it can be to live with. And also know the stress that parents go through when raising a child with autism. My son Christopher was diagnose with autism at the age of 1yr old. Christopher is now 5 has been in
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Terror although an emotion and to some of us, an experience, is no longer acceptable to use to express your experience in Washington. Since my unjust ordeal with the courts, 1989 - 2010, I have been trying to have women to walk, talk and support domestic
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Why is Aspartame so dangerous? When the temperature of this sweetener exceeds 86 degrees 'F, the wood alcohol in Aspartame converts to Formaldehyde and then to Formic Acid, which in turn causes Metabolic Acidosis. (Formic Acid is the poison found in the s
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My cause is for products that are dangerous to our children. I think that if one defective product harms a child that the Manufacturer should be responsible and recall that product. Back in May My son was Jumping on a master pogo stick made by Flybar whe
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SPUSA (St. Paul University Student Association) is a group of students who have been democratically elected by the student population. Among many things, their job is to listen to the needs of the student population and to represent the student community.
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I have always considered myself to be a strong Christian. However, early in 2010, I was reading in the book of Titus, when God showed me that I could be doing much more. The passage was written by Paul. He was telling the people that they should go about
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Fat people are lazy and greedy and weak.
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Make them apologize for making fun of people with narcolepsy. In the episode
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This cause is important for our future. How or what is our future??? OUR children. We as an adult ,mother ,father,brother,sister,aunt,uncle,grandparents,family friends ect.... It does not matter how close you are with a child . you can always make a diffe
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Africa is more heavily affected by HIV and AIDS than any other region of the world. An estimated 22 million people were living with HIV at the end of 2007 and approximately 1.9 million additional people were infected with HIV during that year. In just the
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All the web developers know what a pain in the a** is to make a website compatible with IE. As you might be aware, MicroSoft is coming up with another evil version of the evil browser: IE9. MicroSoft plans to launch it on September 15. The purpose o
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Lane's favorite hobbies Lane loved to hunt and fish with his friends. He was very good at both of these hobbies. He caught many big fish and also had nice trophies of turkey, white tail deer and a huge Colorado mule deer. Being the youngest of 5 chi
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Jordan was born on 15 August 2014 at only 35 weeks. Despite being a slight premature baby Jordan was given 10 out of 10 from his paediatrician. Not long after we got home from being discharged from hospital Jordan started struggling with ear infections, h
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My goal is to provide less fortunate children and elderly with cancer or related illness or no family/home with miniature horses to love on a steady visiting schedule. The young and the elderly deserve to have a companion or at least the opportunity to be
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We middle schoolers at Russell Middle School need better lunch and breakfeast food ...
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How the L.I.F.E Foundation started,incorporated on July 17,1995 founded by Dr. Alendry P. Caviles(American Citizen)),Head of the Hematology Unit of Dr. Fe Del Mundo Medical Center.Is a non-profit organization,was created and registered with the
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On June 12, 1974, i was brought into this world at Eglin Air Force Base, Fl., by my parents, SSGT Edward C. VanSlyke and MaryK. VanSlyke. My dad was an avid fisherman, boater, singer/songwriter, and motorcycle enthusiaste. On April 21, 2006 he was killed
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Medical professionals have repeatedly issued stern warnings over new rules limiting the number of hours junior doctors can work. The rules, under EU regulations, which have now come into force, slash the working week from 56 to 48 hours. The Royal College
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Stop the repeal of Health Care!
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We are looking for small donations to help a mom and her child from being sent to be homeless. Simple small donations. Never a large amount $5 or Less.
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Give Groceries is a brand new website which connects people in need to people willing to give them help. Most of us have been through difficult times in our lives and could have used a hand to get through. This service aims to help people get back on
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Good Friend of mine who has a 3 yr old daughter in the hospital. Erilys Jannell Arriaga is 3 and to an unfortuante bacterica infection, she now has the right lung collasped. The left lung is half working. Thoughts and prayers is the biggest gift i could a
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Dear Governor Chris Gregoire, Cc: legislature As members of Washington’s public health community, we are writing to show our support for transitioning Washington from coal power to healthier sources of energy. Here in Washington, we rely on coal f
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people with lupus need help til they can get disability.they cant work and it takes a long time to get the gov. to help them.please give whatever you can.
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Skileigh Anne Books 4 kids foundation is a non-profit charity that sets up a book shelf full of children’s books within the Emergency room areas of hospitals. These books will help provide comfort for families as they go through some of their darkest hou
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I would like everyone to donate money to poverty level people so they can buy food, clothes and etc. We would love to see a smile on their faces. Wouldn't you?
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SHE IS 14 YEARS OLD GIRL . SHE SUFFERS FENCONI ANEMIA DESEASE . IT IS A GENETIC DESEASE. PLEASE DO GOOD SUPPORT FOR MEDICAL TREATMENTS AND OPERATION TO SAVE HER LIFE
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Not only does it benefit woman but children as well. its not just woman in domestic violence children get caught in the cross fire and alot dont have the ability to stand up for them selves. With the right information stressing the importance of support
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A civilised society should have a duty of care to those too sick to work full time and as such, they should be allowed to work up to 8hrs a week without loosing any benefit money. Also they should not be forced or harrassed to work as this is inhumane and
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Ellie & Laurie both have Cerebral Palsy, both are unable to stand or walk unaided. We are raising funds to give the twins the opportunity to be like their friends with the view that in time Lauire will be able to play football with his friends at school a
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We need to get as many members as possible to give generously to this very important and life changing cause,to fill up Traceys piggy bank. All funds will go directly to Tracey for her life changing operation for a brand new DESIGNER VAGINA,this cause i
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20% of all cancers diagnosed will be urological cancers - kidney, bladder, prostate and testicular. However, these cancers still have a low profile and more needs to be done to raise awarensss of the signs and symptoms [key to early diagnosis] and raise
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The mother of computer hacker Gary McKinnon made an impassioned appeal to US president Barack Obama today after her son failed in his latest High Court bid to avoid extradition to America. The 43-year-old, who suffers from Asperger's Syndrome (AS), is
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ACC, the Accident Compensation Corporation, is supposed to "provide comprehensive, no-fault personal injury cover for all New Zealand residents". Their own description of their purpose includes to "oversee and coordinate the help clients get, to make sure
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Its Pretty Simple. A fair and accessible government funded program that delivers quality gender reassignment therapies to all who need them.
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THE AIM OF THIS CAUSE IS TO APPEAL TO EVERYONE AND ANYONE WHO WILL READ IT TO DO SOMETHING IN THEIR OWN SMALL WAY AS THEY WOULD WISH DONE TO THEM BY STRANGERS WHEN FACED WITH A SIMILAR SITUATION,SHE IS MY SISTER SHE NEEDS BRAIN SURGERY TO REMOVE HER TUMOU
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Less is More.. Very simple concept yet we tend to find a way to complicate our lives with everything.. Minimalism is the art of simplicity, clarity, efficiency and freedom !! A minimalist embraces the beauty of less, the aesthetic of spareness, a lif
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I have come to believe that the most critical issue we need to address, worldwide, is food security. Food security means that people have enough healthy food available to flourish, no matter where they are in the world. My husband spent much of his chil
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Terror is no longer acceptable to use to express your experiences by Washington. Since my unjust ordeal with the courts, 1989 - 2010, I have been trying to have women to walk, talk and support domestic violence at home and abroad through a movement creat
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A cause and mission to help & protect disadvantaged and abused children worldwide, and provide free primary and emergency healthcare in third-world countries. We are also a cause looking to protect children from abuse and neglect.
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Asha Deepa School for the Blind (ADSFB) is residential school for the visually challenged children. In the school, there are 50 blind children in the age group of 5-15 years and these children are from illiterate, poor families born in villages of Bidar &
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Since the financial crisis, many people have understood that money (althrough necessary) can not be the purpose of life by itself. We live in a world in which the only things which counts is how much you get money. It's insane. People don't put their
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my nan eats frazzles and i get jealous cause im a chubby beaver and crave a nice pack of frazzles. any ideas how to dispose of her without anyone noticing?
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Hi, My name is Kim. I am 29 years old. I live in Abbotsford, BC, Canada I have recently applied for a program in Ontario called New Life Girls Home. I struggle with an eating disorder, alcohol addiction, self-harm, depression and suicidal impulses
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Emerikus Land Foundation was founded & started after we lost our baby girl in March 2013 due to complete PLACENTA ABRUPTION!! We are funding for Cold Cuddle Cots to donate them to every hospital threw the whole of Australia. A cold cuddle cot allows par
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As you may (or may not) know I am a lecturer from Notre Dame University Fremantle, Western Australia, and I am will be accompanying 25 nursing students across Perth who has been selected to travel to Tanzania in November. I will be supervising a 2 week pr
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Help me to help 1 in 4 families who suffer from lung disease
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I, as a child have been thruogh a hard childhood.I was abused and neglected.Now as an adult i want to make my voice heard about stoping child abuse!think of the helpless kids who get beaten and cant defend theirselves.poeple dont understand that the reaso
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BIOGRAPHY My research has focused on the pathogenesis of asthma, allergies and respiratory infections. The major sequence of recent projects undertaken in this area has involved epidemiological studies (e.g. birth cohort studies on the effect of asthma
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