26 Jun '11, 2am

Diabetes Taking On Epidemic Proportions | Care2 Causes

I believe that this firmly established condition/disease is linked directly to several factors, such as our diet (fast foods, McDonalds, KFC, etc.) food production (Additives/chemicals/high fructose corn syrup etc.) lifestyle (computers, cell phones, television etc.) all passive activities. Also the general state of mind (depression, disinterest, etc.) no verve for life with a gloomy economical outlook not only for the United States but the rest of the world with exception of "China" and parts of "Southeast Asia". Finally a bunch of politicians that don't seem to know what direction to go in. When I grew up we didn't have television, computers and all the fast food outlets, we played baseball/sports outside everyday no TV. computers or any other electronic garbage, mom cooked at home three meals a day with food that wasn't churned into cardboard and made tasteless by all t...

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Number of adults worldwide with diabetes doubles since 1980 to an estimated 347 million: Study

Number of adults worldwide with diabetes double...

straitstimes.com 26 Jun '11, 3am

A woman injects herself with insulin. The number of adults with diabetes worldwide has more than doubled since 1980 to 347...

Seagull Steals Camera! | Care2 Causes

care2.com 26 Jun '11, 8am

I think that this is most likely to be a case of viral marketing by GoPro - marketing strategy that they've apparently uti...

Ai Wei Wei is Free, But... | Care2 Causes

Ai Wei Wei is Free, But... | Care2 Causes

care2.com 26 Jun '11, 12am

Today, the Chinese authorities freed a prominent dissident, Hu Jia, a leading, and highly vocal, advocate for democratic r...

Another Settlement From Wall Street | Care2 Causes

care2.com 26 Jun '11, 5pm

Another in a series of settlements related to the financial fraud surrounding the housing market bubble and subsequent col...

One Of The World's Last Hyacinth Macaws Searches For Romance | Care2 Causes

One Of The World's Last Hyacinth Macaws Searche...

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 10am

Lots of guys have a hard time finding a date, but few feel the pressure of Coco the Macaw. A two-time resident of Paraguay...

A Minority Majority Among Young Americans | Care2 Causes // & this might be a good thing!

A Minority Majority Among Young Americans | Car...

care2.com 26 Jun '11, 3am

80 percent of Americans over 65 years old is white; among American aged 45 – 60, 75 percent are white. But within just abo...

From Ella | Care2 Causes

From Ella | Care2 Causes

care2.com 02 Jul '11, 10am

If you’ve ever loved a pet, you can understand this poignant song written by Allison Morgan. Missing her husband one night...

NYC Geese to be Cooked for Poor | Care2 Causes

care2.com 27 Jun '11, 4am

Sounds to me like this is another example of an ineffective solution to a problem. If the problem is air safety, then capt...

New Focus on Media Consolidation | Care2 Causes

New Focus on Media Consolidation | Care2 Causes

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 7pm

A new campaign launched by SavetheNews.org targets a growing threat to the free-flow of information and ideas, so crucial ...

Diabetes by the Numbers: A major international study looking at worldwide diabetes data since 1980 has discovere...

Diabetes by the Numbers: A major international ...

care2.com 02 Jul '11, 4pm

A major international study looking at worldwide diabetes data since 1980 has discovered that the number of adults with th...

Health Alarm! Overweight Toddlers | Care2 Causes

care2.com 25 Jun '11, 11am

I'm sorry, but IME, this is BS. First of all, that photo used is of a *baby*, and not even a particularly fat looking baby...

Animals, Bullying, Autism: 24-yr-old Brooklyn Man Pens Book | Care2 Causes

Animals, Bullying, Autism: 24-yr-old Brooklyn M...

care2.com 24 Jun '11, 6pm

While I never had a pet growing up, I loved stories about animals — Olga da Polga, Paddington Bear. I just read about a ye...