Hepatitis C Funding
As American Citizens, that are Hepatitis-C
Patients, including Families and Friends, who do not have well
known Celebrities championing our cause or lobbying Congress and the
Private Sector for more funding for research and awareness; plead that
our Government allocate more funding for this epidemic. The current
legislation before congress proposes a mere fraction of what's needed to stop the spread of this
Petition to the FDA by Health Research Group and Service
Employees International Union requesting the removal of unsafe
intravenous injection equipment from the market. (HRG Publication
Help Save Dr Cecil's Clinic
VA clinics like Dr. Cecil's are held to strict
guidelines and accountable if they overspend. In Dr. Cecil's case, politically
punished. The VA wants money for HCV veterans but does not
want to spend the money to treat them.
Presumed Service Connection
For Military Veterans Veterans from
every branch of service were exposed to the Hepatitis C virus by many
methods of transmission specific to military service.
The lack of universal precautions and jet gun injections are responsible
for this epidemic.
The Petition in Support of the "VERPA Act" Veterans Equal Rights Protection Advocacy, Inc.
I, the Undersigned American Citizen hereby call upon my
Representatives in the United States House and Senate to abolish
the “Feres Doctrine” without further delay. I reasonably
believe, the Feres Doctrine is a dangerous threat to the
national security of the United States and the preservation of
our Citizens human and constitutional rights serving in the
United States Armed Forces for the following reasons;
Reform the Veterans Administration System!
"The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve
in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly
proportional as to how they perceive the veterans of earlier
wars were treated and appreciated by their nation." --George
Stop Cuts To VA Hospitals
PURPOSE: The purpose of this petition is to stop the removal
or transfer of beds from VA hospitals in Canandaigua, NY and
throughout our Nation.
Petition to Sony Pictures
- "Bewitched" has
CASE & POINT
According to some points of
view, a scene in the movie portrays a lecherous older
male warlock coming on to younger witches at a party.
His partner, a jealous older witch, is furious and in
retaliation begins to make the young ladies say things
that turned him off. Others remark, "it was the way the
young witch choose to get rid of him," either way, the
young blond haired witch blurts out, ”I have Hepatitis
C!” His reaction was disgust, as he gasped and turned
Letters to Capitol Hill
Hepatitis C Social
Security To summarize, we
are asking that the Social Security Administration recognize
that Hepatitis C is disability and to stop the practice of
evaluating claims based on inaccurate and ancient beliefs. There
was not even a test for Hepatitis C until 1992, so while the
virus has been doing its damage for multiple decades, the
Hepatitis C Epidemic is relatively new.
Hepatitis C Presumed Consent &
each organ donor can save eight
lives with organs alone
(two kidneys, two lungs, liver can
be split, heart and pancreas or intestine)
and over 2 million people die
every year in the USA, there were only 6,455 cadaveric donors last
In addition, one patient dies each
ninety minutes while waiting. Of course, not all who died did so
under circumstances that would allow them to be donors, but it still
can be said that 6,455
is a tragically low number, especially when over 50,000 Americans
with diabetes and other renal diseases need new kidneys to survive.
the Media, plus, other important local, state
and federal representatives.