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STREET MEDICINE Jonny Kahleyn has generously made this full documentary available free of charge. please CLICK THE ARROW above so that the click counter counts you as a viewer.

"Street Medicine is my first documentary. It was released in 2008. It has played more than 300 times on TV in the US and was selected to several festivals worldwide. The best part is that it is still helping to raise money for... free, quality health care to people in need through nine sites in Los Angeles County.

America is the only country in the industrialized world which does not provide universal health care. Initiatives providing free medical care and social services to the homeless and uninsured population in the United States are very few but are making a remarkable difference in their communities."

If you find yourself really getting into it, check out the multi-part CALPAC series beginning at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FqgDTk2-ypk&feature=results_video&playnext=1&list=PL87DCA4FB872401E9 We also promote the sister cause at http://www.causes.com/causes/660057-teach-cough-hygiene-everywhere/actions/1653563?recruiter_id=182591821&utm_campaign=invite&utm_medium=wall&utm_source=fb Dr. Withers will present the history of Street Medicine, Operation Safety Net, and how Street Medicine has been used in cities all over the world.

Also recommended is Dr. Withers at the Underserved Medicine class at UCSB: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHmvxYmRspQ Thanks!

UPDATE: Serious journalistic coverage of heroin trade
http://vimeo.com/37204675

UPDATE #1
http://wn.com/Influenza_A_Virus STANFORD MEDICAL SCHOOL ONLINE includes H1N1, emergence of Global Pandemics and reduction of life expectancy worldwide.

* http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBF8iyBG4G4
Virologist Dr. Julian Tang says the experiments could lead to new information to help doctors deal more effectively with viral outbreaks like the swine flu pandemic of 2009.
UPDATE #2
Serious journalistic coverage of the heroin trade. http://vimeo.com/37204675
UPDATE #3
Awesome!! This is a must listen. Together As One www.together-as-1.com

Written by Eric Heithaus, Jeff Nelson, Josh Reed http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHcJqRmcsGg

ENJOY!

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PETITION: Tell the VA to Support Therapy Using Service Dogs to Help Vets Recovering from PTSD
To: The Department of Veteran Affairs and the Senate Committee considering H.R. 2074

A service dog trained to assist a veteran suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSD) can literally be a lifesaver...

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