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500-Pound Obese Illinois Teen Dies In Fire Because Firemen Say She Was Too Fat To Get Out Of The House…2 Firemen Injured Trying To Carry Her Out The Burning House.

September 15, 2010

Teen obesity has¬†grown to epidemic proportions in the United States and¬†according to a report by the US Department of Health and Human Services , 14% of adolescents in the United States are overweight.(SOURCE) [picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=house+fire&iid=9511005″ src=”http://view3.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9511005/forest-fire-damages-houses/forest-fire-damages-houses.jpg?size=500&imageId=9511005″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /] This figure has nearly tripled in the last 20 years.(Source) This leaves these obese […]

Haitian Ambassador: Quake A ‘Major Catastrophe’ For The People Of Haiti

January 13, 2010

Haiti’s ambassador to the United States says the earthquake to hit his country is a ‘major catastrophe‘ and pleaded with countries to send hospital ships and dogs who can search for the living and dead among the rubble. U.N. Secretary general Ban Ki-Moon is pledging $10 million in aid for Haiti and is calling on […]