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FOX 43 Harrisburg
South Carolina playground shooting: 6-old Jacob Hall fighting for his lifewere shot by a gunman at an elementary school in Townville, South Carolina, an
South Carolina playground shooting: 6-old Jacob Hall fighting for his life
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 32 minutes ago
were shot by a gunman at an elementary school in Townville, South Carolina, an official with Anderson County Emergency Services told reporters Wednesday afternoon. A child shot at a school playground in South Carolina this week is in critical... Read more
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The Herald News
Getting the skills to transition in life pays off for area residents with developmental disabilitiesthem to excel. “It was the students who really said ‘we want more,’” Dansereau
Getting the skills to transition in life pays off for area residents with developmental disabilities
The Herald News / Posted an hour ago
them to excel. “It was the students who really said ‘we want more,’” Dansereau said. “Traditional college would be hard to access.” At the GAP program, 15 students are learning an array of subjects and can “major” in theater, paralegal,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Against a surge in Narcan use, a united call for more drug treatment optionspeople. The number of overdoses appears to be growing quickly, according to Ba
Against a surge in Narcan use, a united call for more drug treatment options
Bangor Daily News / Posted an hour ago
people. The number of overdoses appears to be growing quickly, according to Bangor Fire Department officials, who have had access to naloxone for years. In 2012, Bangor Fire Department EMTs administered Narcan 18 times. The next year, 31. Then 38.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
400,000 Children Under-Five Threatened By Severe Malnutritionreach all children in dire need," she added. In a related development, UNICEF
400,000 Children Under-Five Threatened By Severe Malnutrition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
reach all children in dire need," she added. In a related development, UNICEF yesterday released a grim statistics on the health sector in Nigeria, revealing that the country ranked among the highest in under-five deaths and maternal mortality in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Candidate Q&As: Champaign County coronerpathologist and training of the forensic autopsy technicians since 2011. Our re
Candidate Q&As: Champaign County coroner
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
pathologist and training of the forensic autopsy technicians since 2011. Our regional morgue facility provides autopsy services for Champaign County and eight other counties located in central Illinois resulting in significant savings to... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Okanagan YMCA offers pathway to active lifestyleErica Hudson/Contributor In a world with numerous priorities, how do we ensure
Okanagan YMCA offers pathway to active lifestyle
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 hours ago
Erica Hudson/Contributor In a world with numerous priorities, how do we ensure that we set aside the time to focus on our health and happiness? Physical activity plays a large role. It is no surprise that the majority of us need to make room for... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
BlueCross BlueShield shakeup brings uncertainty to many in TennesseeKnoxville resident Chris Kane had insurance through Community Health Alliance b
BlueCross BlueShield shakeup brings uncertainty to many in Tennessee
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
Knoxville resident Chris Kane had insurance through Community Health Alliance before it went defunct, then moved to BlueCross BlueShield Tennessee, now will have to go to Humana. He has concerns about the right doctors for his family, a wife and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Funding order backs Planned ParenthoodThe state must resume providing Medicaid funding for all patients who are insur
Funding order backs Planned Parenthood
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
The state must resume providing Medicaid funding for all patients who are insured by Medicaid and use Planned Parenthood services in Arkansas, U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker declared Thursday. The order expands a preliminary injunction that has... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefswill feature food, prizes, entertainment and more. New amenities at the assist
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 10 hours ago
will feature food, prizes, entertainment and more. New amenities at the assisted living facility include therapy, home health, dining, personalized living, optimum life and care connections. Contact Brookdale for reservations or additional... Read more
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Daily Examiner
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
Daily Examiner / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Municipal Association endorses Manitoulin Island drug strategydrink alcohol and at least two of those people are binge drinkers. It was with
Municipal Association endorses Manitoulin Island drug strategy
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 12 hours ago
drink alcohol and at least two of those people are binge drinkers. It was with these types of statistics that a group of health and safety agencies on Manitoulin and Sudbury District have gotten together to form a harm reduction sub-committee,... Read more
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Northern Star
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
Northern Star / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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KXXV Waco
East Texas non-profit explains contract ending for Early Childhood InterventionOn Friday, September 30, nearly 300 East Texas children will be losing access t
East Texas non-profit explains contract ending for Early Childhood Intervention
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 hours ago
On Friday, September 30, nearly 300 East Texas children will be losing access to therapy that their families consider to be vital. The Andrews Center in Tyler, which has operated Early Childhood Intervention for more than 20 years, will end its... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
East Texas non-profit explains contract ending for Early Childhood InterventionOn Friday, September 30, nearly 300 East Texas children will be losing access t
East Texas non-profit explains contract ending for Early Childhood Intervention
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 hours ago
On Friday, September 30, nearly 300 East Texas children will be losing access to therapy that their families consider to be vital. The Andrews Center in Tyler, which has operated Early Childhood Intervention for more than 20 years, will end its... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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Queensland Times
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
Queensland Times / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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News Mail
No criminal checks for medical marijuana usersCRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical mar
No criminal checks for medical marijuana users
News Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
CRIMINAL history checks will not be conducted on patients accessing medical marijuana if Queensland parliamentary committee recommendations are adopted. The parliamentary Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
East Texas non-profit explains contract ending for Early Childhood InterventionOn Friday, September 30, nearly 300 East Texas children will be losing access t
East Texas non-profit explains contract ending for Early Childhood Intervention
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 13 hours ago
On Friday, September 30, nearly 300 East Texas children will be losing access to therapy that their families consider to be vital. The Andrews Center in Tyler, which has operated Early Childhood Intervention for more than 20 years, will end its... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Health Insurance for Immigrant Children and Low-Income PopulationZavala Six community clinics in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties wi
Health Insurance for Immigrant Children and Low-Income Population
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 13 hours ago
Zavala Six community clinics in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties will receive funding that would help provide health insurance to children regardless of immigration status. Federal and California State agencies have awarded $1.5... Read more
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New Kerala
Modernizing sub-Saharan Africa's farming systems can boost livelihoods, help feed the world - newkerala.com #125741associated with human muscle-powered agricultural production. Improved liveliho
Modernizing sub-Saharan Africa's farming systems can boost livelihoods, help feed the world - newkerala.com #125741
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
associated with human muscle-powered agricultural production. Improved livelihoods for small farmers means increased access to input supply chains and integration in modern food systems, resulting in improved incomes, numerous and renewed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOH to boost distribution of family planning productsContraceptives (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) MANILA — The Department of Health (DOH) i
DOH to boost distribution of family planning products
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Contraceptives (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) MANILA — The Department of Health (DOH) is working on mechanisms, including the setting up of a call center, to improve its distribution of family planning commodities to the grassroots level. “We are working on... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Shasta County faces physician shortage, other clinicians help meet care demandKatelyn Sharp, from left, a family nurse practitioner fellow with the Shasta Co
Shasta County faces physician shortage, other clinicians help meet care demand
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 hours ago
Katelyn Sharp, from left, a family nurse practitioner fellow with the Shasta Community Health Center's Nurse Practioner and Physicians Assistant Fellowship Program, examines Thomas Secrest, 1, as his mother, Heather Gutierrez of Redding, looks on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Campaign Releases "Ten Inconvenient Truths About The Clinton Foundation"Post, 2/18/15) “The Clintons Have Relied Heavily On Their Close Ties To Wall S
Trump Campaign Releases "Ten Inconvenient Truths About The Clinton Foundation"
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 hours ago
Post, 2/18/15) “The Clintons Have Relied Heavily On Their Close Ties To Wall Street, With Donations From The Financial Services Sector Representing The Largest Share Of Corporate Donors.”(Rosalind S. Helderman, Tom Hamburger and Steven Rich,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Federal Judge Blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood Defundingfrom blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requ
Federal Judge Blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood Defunding
Arkansas Business / Posted 17 hours ago
from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker issued a preliminary injunction... Read more
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Deseret News
Report: 1/3 of impoverished Utahns spend 1/2 of their income on housingelementary education. She wants to be a first-grade teacher and to provide for
Report: 1/3 of impoverished Utahns spend 1/2 of their income on housing
Deseret News / Posted 17 hours ago
elementary education. She wants to be a first-grade teacher and to provide for her sons, ages 4 and 6, a childhood that is healthier and more economically secure than her own spent in poverty. "If I have a better education and have my life... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers call for criminal charges for Wells Fargo chief | Ryan sees recession without tax reform | Aide defends Trump Cuba dealsthe CEO and chairman of the board at the bank, was roundly criticized for over
Lawmakers call for criminal charges for Wells Fargo chief | Ryan sees recession without tax reform | Aide defends Trump Cuba deals
The Hill / Posted 17 hours ago
the CEO and chairman of the board at the bank, was roundly criticized for over four hours before the House Financial Services Committee as he sought to apologize and explain how his company spent years creating potentially up to 2 million... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defundingfrom blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requ
Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defunding
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker issued a preliminary injunction... Read more
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Salon.com
Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defundingfrom blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requ
Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defunding
Salon.com / Posted 18 hours ago
from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker issued a preliminary injunction... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defundingfrom blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requ
Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defunding
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 hours ago
from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker issued a preliminary injunction... Read more
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FOX News
Federal Judge Blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood Defundingfrom blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requ
Federal Judge Blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood Defunding
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker issued a preliminary injunction... Read more
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Sky News Australia
US teen's family decries shooting spreeThe family of a 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father an
US teen's family decries shooting spree
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 hours ago
The family of a 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father and wounding two primary school students and a teacher have lamented his actions but gave no clues about a motive for the shooting spree. The teenager, who was in custody... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
IHS announces Meth and Suicide Prevention Initiative Generation-Indigenous Awards$7 million for one year. Awardees will focus on increasing positive youth devel
IHS announces Meth and Suicide Prevention Initiative Generation-Indigenous Awards
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 19 hours ago
$7 million for one year. Awardees will focus on increasing positive youth development, fostering resiliency and promoting family engagement among Native youth in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. These awards will provide more access... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System In-Network for Health Insurance Marketplace - CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System In-Network for Health Insurance Marketplace The addition of CHRISTUS Health Plan in North East Texas allows p...CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System In-Network for Health Insurance
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System In-Network for Health Insurance Marketplace - CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System In-Network for Health Insurance Marketplace The addition of CHRISTUS Health Plan in North East Texas allows p...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System In-Network for Health Insurance Marketplace The addition of CHRISTUS Health Plan in North East Texas allows patients seeking individual/family coverage via the Health Insurance Marketplace to obtain... Read more
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Daily Mail
four gives harrowing account of life as a 'junkie mom'has told how she was jailed twice and 'lost everything' - including her job, ho
four gives harrowing account of life as a 'junkie mom'
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
has told how she was jailed twice and 'lost everything' - including her job, home, friends and the trust of her family - after becoming addicted to heroin. Kristina Hammer said her journey to heroin addiction started with the opioid... Read more
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Investopedia
6 Things Obamacare Plans Won’t CoverWhile the Affordable Care Act greatly expanded Americans’ access to health insu
6 Things Obamacare Plans Won’t Cover
Investopedia / Posted 21 hours ago
While the Affordable Care Act greatly expanded Americans’ access to health insurance, there are still many things Obamacare plans won’t cover. All plans offered through the government’s health insurance marketplace are required to to accept... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Nurse pilot project a successNewborns are poised to continue to receive care by health nurses based out of F
Nurse pilot project a success
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 hours ago
Newborns are poised to continue to receive care by health nurses based out of Fort Saskatchewan Families First because of the resounding success from a six-month pilot project. A pilot for a Healthy Beginnings Program has seen the introduction of... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Fort hospital welcomes gynecologistBring on the babies. The Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital has expanded the
Fort hospital welcomes gynecologist
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 21 hours ago
Bring on the babies. The Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital has expanded their women’s health program with the addition of a new obstetrician and gynecologist, Dr. Olusegun Oyewole. The doctor joined the hospital in April after they set out on a... Read more
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The Mercury News
On-demand style services for seniorsOn-demand services online are no longer just for Snapchatting, GIF-loving Mille
On-demand style services for seniors
The Mercury News / Posted 21 hours ago
On-demand services online are no longer just for Snapchatting, GIF-loving Millennials. Now, it’s grandma’s turn. With a new wave of digital services that connect seniors to housing, caregivers, instant rides and tech support, the Baby Boomer... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Nana Adu-Kwao II, a chief with a differencecelebrating for making a significant mark in the lives of the people he rules o
Nana Adu-Kwao II, a chief with a difference
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 22 hours ago
celebrating for making a significant mark in the lives of the people he rules over. He had the dream to build a community health and planning services centre (CHPS) for his community members, who had to travel from 10 to 15 kilometers to access... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Forrest Health, MS' Rev Bonds at 'A'; Outlook Stable'A' rating on the following debt issued by the Mississippi Hospital Equipment &
Fitch Affirms Forrest Health, MS' Rev Bonds at 'A'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 22 hours ago
'A' rating on the following debt issued by the Mississippi Hospital Equipment & Facilities Authority on behalf of Forrest Health (FH), MS: --$70 million hospital revenue bonds (Federally Taxable - Build America Bonds - Direct Payment) series... Read more
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Daily Press
Advocate for family clinicsOn Sept. 15, the Virginia Board of Health will have the opportunity to strike s
Advocate for family clinics
Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
On Sept. 15, the Virginia Board of Health will have the opportunity to strike state regulations that saddle reproductive health clinics providing abortion services with onerous surgical center requirements. The board should not hesitate to complete... Read more
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Raw Story
Family of 14-old gunman ‘absolutely shocked’ by school shooting in South CarolinaThe family of a 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father an
Family of 14-old gunman ‘absolutely shocked’ by school shooting in South Carolina
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
The family of a 14-year-old South Carolina boy accused of killing his father and wounding two elementary school students and a teacher lamented his actions on Thursday but gave no clues about a motive for the shooting spree a day earlier. The... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Gov. Brown, challenger Pierce clash in first debate, held in Bendfew agreements and numerous clashes over issues ranging from the Measure 97 cor
Gov. Brown, challenger Pierce clash in first debate, held in Bend
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
few agreements and numerous clashes over issues ranging from the Measure 97 corporate tax hike to federal land management, health care coverage and climate change. But overall, Brown said she wanted to build on progress with more funding, while... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Penn Garners $3.7 Million Grant to Improve Access to Mental Health Services in Primary Care ClinicsPHILADELPHIA – Penn Medicine received a five-year, $3.7 million grant from the
Penn Garners $3.7 Million Grant to Improve Access to Mental Health Services in Primary Care Clinics
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA – Penn Medicine received a five-year, $3.7 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to support an academic unit to improve access to treatment for mental health disorders. The grant will establish a new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 28 September 2016for 2016/17. Despite economic difficulties we continue allocating resources as
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 28 September 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
for 2016/17. Despite economic difficulties we continue allocating resources as a demonstration of our support to broaden access to Higher Education, and education in general. Government this year provided R1.9-billion of the R2.3-billion... Read more
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The Hill
HHS chief: EpiPen cost surge could have been avoidedPresident Obama’s top health official said Thursday said the uproar over EpiPen
HHS chief: EpiPen cost surge could have been avoided
The Hill / Posted yesterday
President Obama’s top health official said Thursday said the uproar over EpiPen pricing could have been avoided if the federal government had the power to negotiate over drug costs. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doctors and Nurses Out of Touch With Patient ExperiencesUCT study results "a cause for concern" Patients' experiences of primary healt
Doctors and Nurses Out of Touch With Patient Experiences
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
UCT study results "a cause for concern" Patients' experiences of primary healthcare are vastly different from what doctors and nurses believe is being provided. This is according to a published study published in May by researchers at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Nigeria Can't Rely On Donors' Funding, By UNFPA ChiefAbuja — Nigeria cannot continue to rely on donor support for family planning an
Why Nigeria Can't Rely On Donors' Funding, By UNFPA Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Abuja — Nigeria cannot continue to rely on donor support for family planning and lifesaving commodities, the Executive Director of the United Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA), Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin has said. The UNFPA chief, who is also the UN... Read more
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