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Susan G. Komen For The Cure, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Local Hospitals Call on Policymakers to Address Injustice and Unfairness in Breast Cancer Incidence and Mortality

Komen Detroit Race for the Cure Joins Nationwide Campaign to Close the Gaps that Make Breast Cancer Deadlier for Low-Income Women and Women of Color DETROIT, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Komen Detroit Race for the Cure, physicians and executives from five of metro Detroit's top hospitals and other ...

Drugs and Injustice

Societys attitudes toward different drugs and its ways of regulating them are often inconsistent, incoherent and ultimately unjust, says a new book by a team of University of Utah scholars. The book says that to create a just drug policy, society must develop a consistent and coherent way of ...

Feelings Of Injustice At Work Can Lead To A Heart Attack

British research reveals findings that had better be taken heed of, by bosses. The study shows that feelings of being treated unfairly at work can lead to dire consequences, like a heart attack. The study lead by Roberto De Vogli from University College London and published in the Journal of...

Despite Attacks, A.L.L. Calls on Catholic Organizations to Condemn 'Obamacare'

...left behind as collateral damage. As institutions rooted in Catholic social teaching, these groups should be at the forefront of the fight against the injustice of rationed care for the poorest of the poor, of tax-subsidized abortion and contraception, and of disregard for the health of the sick and elderly." ...

AMERIGROUP Public Policy Institute, Black Leadership Forum, Inc. Convene Summit to Examine Preterm Birth Policy Solutions

...t the stark reality is that far too many do not," said James G. Carlson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AMERIGROUP. "In particular, it is an injustice that almost one out of every five African American children is born prematurely and begins life facing a host of serious health problems. And it is u...

Child Care Centers Throughout Mexico Being Crucified Unjustly, Says Interchildren, Inc.

...amily owns multiple centers and runs Interchildren, believes there is great injustice taking place. "Many of these day care owners have been operating safe, happ...astic changes, with major investment and no notice." "The greatest injustice is the nationwide publishing of childcare owners' earnings. While some of t...

Statement of IUE-CWA President Jim Clark on GM's Emergence From Bankruptcy

...ns hands with the government to rob those who built the company of the health care that was promised to them. "IUE-CWA is committed to right this injustice and will pursue every avenue available to us. Today we are appealing the bankruptcy court decision. We believe the bankruptcy code has been violated...

Americans United for Life Action Says the House-Approved Bill to Promote Abortion Overseas is a 'Grave Injustice'

...responding to the vote, Americans United for Life Action President & CEO Charmaine Yoest, Ph.D. said, "If this act becomes law, it will be a grave injustice to women around the world. Our elected representatives have no business using the diplomatic strong-arm of the United States to avidly promote abortio...

Hospital Car Parking Fees Top the List of Life's Biggest Injustices

... MANCHESTER, England, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Having to pay and display whilst visiting loved ones in hospital is life's biggest injustice payment according to new research released by The Co-operative ISA's. Hospital parking charges head the top 20 of raw deals, with 1 in 6 (17 per ...

PRN Calls on Obama Lawyers to Stand Down in Their Drug War on Patients and Doctors

... stop the carnage at once." The Pain Relief Network is a national organization petitioning the United States Supreme Court to review the terrible injustice done to Dr. Sharon Johnston, of Ft. Myers, Florida, convicted by a bamboozled jury of "drug dealing" simply for treating undercover drug agents posing...
Injustice in Medical Dictionary

Toxic

...bridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 " ... Retrieved from "http://en.wiktionary.org /wiki/ toxic " ... Toxic Texas Tour - Environmental injustice in Beaumont Texas ... This week the Texas Toxic Tour takes us to Beaumont, Texas--a short distance ... Toxic air pollutants are poisonous subs...
Injustice in Biological News

Men are the weaker sex

...like males and females are a different species," he says. "They complete and complement each other, but a 'one-size fits all' medical approach does an injustice to both males and females. Men and women are different in so many respects, and these differences are more significant than the similarities between t...

States expand newborn screening for life-threatening disorders

... said Jennifer L. Howse, PhD, president of the March of Dimes. "With the help of volunteers, parents and our partners, we have nearly erased the cruel injustice that sentenced babies to an undetected but treatable metabolic or functional condition based on their birth state. This is a success story." "This...
Injustice in Biological Technology

Thousands Rally in Mexico City and Call for Human Rights Protections in Global AIDS Response

... UNAIDS. "We need more concrete programs to empower marginalized people to claim their rights. Only then will we overcome the forces of inequality and injustice that drive this epidemic." At the rally, a coalition of human rights and HIV/AIDS organizations presented Piot and other high-level officials with a...

Islands in the Clickstream: Hactivism and Soul Power

...alf of the Tao, that is, action on behalf of the powerless, the dispossessed, the genuinely victimized, always transforms the battlefield by revealing injustice in the bright light of undeniable revelation. Such action manifests what Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. called "soul power," which is the power of...
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