Five times as many soldiers returning from the war in Iraq suffer from brain injuries than were originally thought to have this problem, according to a report in USA Today . At least 20,000 veterans of the conflict who were not classified as being wounded at all show signs of brain injuries, the paper found.By the end of September, 4,471 men and…Read More...
Health care system of haves and have-nots is particularly hard on rural hospitals, small town businesses and farmers.
A human rights leader in urban Oakland, California, proposes shifting environmental activism to help those who've suffered from industrial pollution the most: poor people. Eco-equity makes sense for rural America, too.