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Island Packet
Ohio treasurer alleges governor killed online spending billto expand the Medicaid health insurance program for the poor. The latter option
Ohio treasurer alleges governor killed online spending bill
Island Packet / Posted an hour ago
to expand the Medicaid health insurance program for the poor. The latter option was made available under the federal health care law unpopular with so many Republicans. Mandel, a former and likely future U.S. Senate candidate, also backed a... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Local news in brief for May 28, 2016Memorial Day closures, services All departments of the St. Johns County Board
Local news in brief for May 28, 2016
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 4 hours ago
Memorial Day closures, services All departments of the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners, St. Johns County Administrative offices, library branches, and the Pet Center will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. All offices and... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Survey: Midsize employers adjust to reduce health care cost increases Rebecca McLaughlan: Drug prices are a challenge. Health care costs for South
Survey: Midsize employers adjust to reduce health care cost increases
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 hours ago
Rebecca McLaughlan: Drug prices are a challenge. Health care costs for Southeast Michigan midsize companies are expected to increase by 4 percent this year, a slight uptick from... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Man denies UK murder of Adelaide doctor’s daughteras a tribute after her death. She was privately educated at Pitsford School an
Man denies UK murder of Adelaide doctor’s daughter
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 hours ago
as a tribute after her death. She was privately educated at Pitsford School and was awarded a diploma in health and social care at Northampton College. Her father, Dr Chipchase, has lived in Adelaide for a decade and published respected journals... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Opt-outs leave gaps in Mass. opioid lawprescriptions to prevent drug abusers from getting multiple prescriptions from
Opt-outs leave gaps in Mass. opioid law
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
prescriptions to prevent drug abusers from getting multiple prescriptions from different doctors, recent studies by the Department of Public Health and other medical researchers have found the program is used by a fraction of medical... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'I came back. I hated myself.' How mustangs are helping vets heal"Nothing else matters." An explosion in Iraq left him with a traumatic brain i
'I came back. I hated myself.' How mustangs are helping vets heal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
"Nothing else matters." An explosion in Iraq left him with a traumatic brain injury, ending the Texas native’s military career, he said. Mustangs help him in a way, he said, that years of therapy, medication and turning to alcohol... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Business Buzz, May 29, 2016science degree in civil engineering. Bank donates tax credits: The Dime Bank d
Business Buzz, May 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
science degree in civil engineering. Bank donates tax credits: The Dime Bank donated $22,500 to Honesdale Communities that Care through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. CTC is a nonprofit organization, providing an enriching... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
DeAnna Jo Harless Kortework with suppliers, a production company, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and
DeAnna Jo Harless Korte
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
work with suppliers, a production company, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. She'll coordinate with the city's police, fire, waste management and parks and recreation departments. As... Read more
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Philly.com
Audit outlines 71 violations as DHS struggles with growing caseloadschildren, its mission has been made more difficult by a swelling caseload. In
Audit outlines 71 violations as DHS struggles with growing caseloads
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
children, its mission has been made more difficult by a swelling caseload. In just the last three years, Philadelphia's Department of Human Services has seen the number of children in its foster-care system grow from 4,100 to 6,100. The impact... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Advocating for Petaluma’s LGBT seniorsand sensitive, said Flaxman, who has led trainings at the Petaluma People Servi
Advocating for Petaluma’s LGBT seniors
Petluma360.com / Posted 11 hours ago
and sensitive, said Flaxman, who has led trainings at the Petaluma People Service Center, the Adult and Aging Services Department and the Council on Aging. A 2011 National Senior Citizens Law Center survey of LGBT older adults in long-term... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Drug, addiction policy makes mixed progress in LegislatureCITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers took steps this year to address the growing
Drug, addiction policy makes mixed progress in Legislature
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers took steps this year to address the growing number of drug overdoses, but health care advocates say more work remains. Health officials point to opiates, such as heroin and oxycodone, as a major factor in... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
National, state and local sources of help/assistance for mental illnessNAMI Family-to Family Phone: Toll-free, 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) Notable: This i
National, state and local sources of help/assistance for mental illness
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
NAMI Family-to Family Phone: Toll-free, 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) Notable: This is a free 12-week course for family caregivers of adults living with mental illness. Organization: NAMI Peer-to Peer Phone: Toll-free, 1-800-950-NAMI... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Prison officer reveals shocking inside story of life in Britain's jails3 officer. I earn £30,000 a year before overtime. At the moment, prison office
Prison officer reveals shocking inside story of life in Britain's jails
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
3 officer. I earn £30,000 a year before overtime. At the moment, prison officers are in dispute with the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) over Payment Plus, relating to overtime. I am refusing to do any extra work to support the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
American helps Pinoys fight Mt. Apo fire[that] El Niño is currently hounding the Philippines, so they should have not l
American helps Pinoys fight Mt. Apo fire
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
[that] El Niño is currently hounding the Philippines, so they should have not let climbers to go up,” he said. “It was the Department of Environment and Natural Resources and local government unit’s decision to allow climbers even though it was... Read more
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The News & Observer
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leaderObama administration,” McHenry said, referring to a period in which the Democra
Facing primary challenge, Patrick McHenry touts cachet as House leader
The News & Observer / Posted 23 hours ago
Obama administration,” McHenry said, referring to a period in which the Democratic-controlled Congress passed the health care legislation now dubbed Obamacare. However, the delay in the North Carolina’s congressional primaries until June due to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Flood cause accusation deniedThe Amalgamated Workers Union, which represented staff in the council's water a
Flood cause accusation denied
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
The Amalgamated Workers Union, which represented staff in the council's water and wastewater department before maintenance was outsourced in 2014, says there was no plan in place and the council mismanaged a number of "choke points'', which... Read more
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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primaryon social, fiscal and constitutional issues. Common campaign themes: reining in
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
on social, fiscal and constitutional issues. Common campaign themes: reining in government and federal debt; repealing Obamacare; limiting abortion; halting illegal immigration; and defending gun rights. The new district is Iredell, Davie and... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Care standards violated at state veterans homeThe Arkansas Advocates for Nursing Home Care is outraged at both a long list of
Care standards violated at state veterans home
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
The Arkansas Advocates for Nursing Home Care is outraged at both a long list of standard of care violations found at the state Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home in Fayetteville and also at the manager's assertion to a newspaper that the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
EVE Women's Summit aims to 'accelerate progress' for female leaders in Jacksonvilleand professional jobs, according to the Institute of Women’s Policy Research.
EVE Women's Summit aims to 'accelerate progress' for female leaders in Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
and professional jobs, according to the Institute of Women’s Policy Research. Research also shows that boards and management with equal gender representation often outperform those that are more homogenous, said Cynthia Bioteau, president... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
VA plan adds to nurses' powers; doctors opposedWASHINGTON -- The Department of Veterans Affairs would dramatically expand the
VA plan adds to nurses' powers; doctors opposed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON -- The Department of Veterans Affairs would dramatically expand the authority of nurses to treat patients without a doctor's supervision in a proposal by the country's largest health care system. The plan, which would allow nurses with... Read more
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Asian journal
Do I need a power of attorney?AS an Elder Law attorney specializing in estate planning and Medi-Cal for Long-
Do I need a power of attorney?
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
AS an Elder Law attorney specializing in estate planning and Medi-Cal for Long-Term Care, I receive phone calls from adult children all over the country who have an aging parent here in California. Quite often, our conversation goes something like... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Larch inmates rehabilitate endangered Western pond turtleseach with its own side of the tub outfitted with a basking platform and a heat
Larch inmates rehabilitate endangered Western pond turtles
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
each with its own side of the tub outfitted with a basking platform and a heat lamp. Although they'd been in the daily care of their two inmate handlers since they arrived, the turtles remained aloof. Only two of them showed enough personality... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Making life sweeter: Meet three North Jersey pastry chefsfor example, she sees if the chef de cuisine has use for it, and vice versa, wa
Making life sweeter: Meet three North Jersey pastry chefs
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
for example, she sees if the chef de cuisine has use for it, and vice versa, wasting as little as possible. However, her department and the hot food department have very different cooking styles. While sous-chefs add in a dash of salt here and a... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Phoenix Study Calls For New Investment To Help Disconnected Youthtraining program that gives disconnected young people technical and professiona
Phoenix Study Calls For New Investment To Help Disconnected Youth
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted yesterday
training program that gives disconnected young people technical and professional training and helps launch them into their careers. “There was a study done on some 900 cities in the country and our south Phoenix area ranked seventh in terms of the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia's new EPD director light on environmental experienceand enforces pollution permits for air, water and land resources. Lauren Curry
Georgia's new EPD director light on environmental experience
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
and enforces pollution permits for air, water and land resources. Lauren Curry, chief of staff for the Georgia Emergency Management/Homeland Security Agency, will serve as deputy director. Deal will recommend both to the DNR board for approval at... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - May 29him to focus more time on training is a better fit for his skills. Birkemeyer
Business Notes - May 29
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
him to focus more time on training is a better fit for his skills. Birkemeyer has a bachelor's degree in economics with a management concentration from St. Olaf College in Northfield, as well as an airframe and powerplant license from Minnesota... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteer Opportunities for June 2016need volunteers to play 500, cribbage, and other various card games with a few
Volunteer Opportunities for June 2016
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
need volunteers to play 500, cribbage, and other various card games with a few of our clients. Two days per week. CARE AND SHARE CAFE IN EMILY—Chef Paul Fleming, 763-360-5268, FlemingHatchery@gmail.com Team members needed for meal prep... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
New firefighter graduates better trained to save your lifeLAWTON, OK (KSWO) - The Lawton Fire Department graduated seven new firefighters
New firefighter graduates better trained to save your life
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - The Lawton Fire Department graduated seven new firefighters from the LFD Fire Academy Friday at City Hall. The newly-hired firefighters graduated with advanced emergency medical training, which was a new requirement this year.... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Family shares concern as Iowa Medicaid case management changesChanges to Iowa’s Medicaid system means the three managed care organizations in
Family shares concern as Iowa Medicaid case management changes
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
Changes to Iowa’s Medicaid system means the three managed care organizations in charge of services for more than 560,000 Iowans will shift how case management services are provided. UnitedHealthcare plans to hire a majority of its own case managers... Read more
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The Hindu
Four elephants freed from spiked shackles of circus in PuneUnit in collaboration with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PET
Four elephants freed from spiked shackles of circus in Pune
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Unit in collaboration with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the Pune police and Maharashtra Forest Department. Authorities alleged that the elephants had been kept in deplorable conditions for the last two years, were... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen Regional Medical Center reaches contract agreement with nearly 500 employeesNearly 500 nurses and other employees approved a three-year contract Friday wit
Bergen Regional Medical Center reaches contract agreement with nearly 500 employees
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
Nearly 500 nurses and other employees approved a three-year contract Friday with the management of Bergen Regional Medical Center that guarantees raises of more than 9 percent over three years and staff input on the hiring of a safety consultant that... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Conflict Over Merger With Anthem Resolved, Cigna Exec Saysof a merger approval, some wonder how the two companies could integrate into a
Conflict Over Merger With Anthem Resolved, Cigna Exec Says
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
of a merger approval, some wonder how the two companies could integrate into a well-functioning insurance giant if the U.S. Department of Justice approves their proposed merger. Anthem CEO Joseph Swedish, who spoke at an investors conference this... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia's Local Hero 2016 finalists from the Northern Territoryaverage - and to provide meaningful support to bereaved families. In her paid e
Australia's Local Hero 2016 finalists from the Northern Territory
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
average - and to provide meaningful support to bereaved families. In her paid employment with the Northern Territory Department of Health, Ngaree helps to deliver on the government’s suicide prevention strategies. A member of the National... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Education Briefs: Shuttle to ease graduation parkingpostsecondary credential,” said Timothy Flanagan, chief student success and Aca
Education Briefs: Shuttle to ease graduation parking
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
postsecondary credential,” said Timothy Flanagan, chief student success and Academic affairs Officer at the Colorado Department of Higher Education, in a written statement. “The good news is that of the students needing remediation, more than... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekchanges to FCC rules not later than 24 hours after adoption; passed a bill to i
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
changes to FCC rules not later than 24 hours after adoption; passed a bill to improve the provision of adult day health care services for veterans; passed the Final Farewell Act, to permit interments, funerals, and other ceremonies of deceased... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fort McMurray evacuees prepare to return homeprepare their businesses for the public re-entry starting June 1. Essential se
Fort McMurray evacuees prepare to return home
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
prepare their businesses for the public re-entry starting June 1. Essential services such as fire, police, EMS, and health care must be restored to a basic level Both RCMP detachments in Fort McMurray have been fully re-opened, and regular... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
State of Michigan is blasted for kicking out seniors on short noticePress to spokespeople for the state agencies that handled the shutdown of the f
State of Michigan is blasted for kicking out seniors on short notice
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Press to spokespeople for the state agencies that handled the shutdown of the facility and notification of guardians, the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) and Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), were not... Read more
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The Morning Call
Verizon, unions reach deal; workers may return to their jobs next weekto freeze pensions, make layoffs easier and rely more on contract workers. The
Verizon, unions reach deal; workers may return to their jobs next week
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
to freeze pensions, make layoffs easier and rely more on contract workers. The telecom giant has said there are health care issues that need to be addressed for both retirees and workers as medical costs have grown. Verizon employs about 300... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore police officers receive body cameras, as long-awaited program rolls outbefore doing so — in sensitive situations, though they should air on the side o
Baltimore police officers receive body cameras, as long-awaited program rolls out
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
before doing so — in sensitive situations, though they should air on the side of overrecording rather than underrecording. Department officials, Kim said, consider "protecting people's dignity" a top priority as the program rolls out to all... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Doctors Without Borders president's battle for safety of war zone hospitalsschool at McGill University, she specialized in pediatrics, realizing children
Doctors Without Borders president's battle for safety of war zone hospitals
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
school at McGill University, she specialized in pediatrics, realizing children in developing countries would always need care. Her fellow students and trainee pediatricians, many of whom she remains close with, remember her as tomboyish,... Read more
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The Courier
Royal Melbourne Hospital targets bullying with new Cognitive Institute programHospital workers who raise their voices aggressively, ignore patients or belitt
Royal Melbourne Hospital targets bullying with new Cognitive Institute program
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Hospital workers who raise their voices aggressively, ignore patients or belittle colleagues are being reported to management at the Royal Melbourne Hospital under a radical new system to eliminate bullying. Hospital workers who raise their voices... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Colorado builds childcare-rating system on Salesforce.com – reallyWith more than 9,000 early childhood care and development facilities spread acr
Colorado builds childcare-rating system on Salesforce.com – really
SiliconANGLE / Posted 2 days ago
With more than 9,000 early childhood care and development facilities spread across the state, the Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Early Childhood has its hands full keeping track of the places and people responsible for the welfare of... Read more
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Market Watch
When military spouses can’t find jobs, it costs the economy $1 billionmany professions don’t exist in the small or rural settings of many military in
When military spouses can’t find jobs, it costs the economy $1 billion
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
many professions don’t exist in the small or rural settings of many military installations. On top of that, lack of child care and the heightened lifestyle demands that come with deployments and resettling can all take their toll on a spouse’s... Read more
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The News & Observer
In the 6th Congressional District, a race to the rightbut Hardin says he’s too friendly with party insiders now The two men largely
In the 6th Congressional District, a race to the right
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
but Hardin says he’s too friendly with party insiders now The two men largely agree on major political issues like Obamacare, government spending, immigration Republican voters in much of central North Carolina will choose between a Baptist... Read more
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The Border Mail
Royal Melbourne Hospital targets bullying with new Cognitive Institute programHospital workers who raise their voices aggressively, ignore patients or belitt
Royal Melbourne Hospital targets bullying with new Cognitive Institute program
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Hospital workers who raise their voices aggressively, ignore patients or belittle colleagues are being reported to management at the Royal Melbourne Hospital under a radical new system to eliminate bullying. Hospital workers who raise their voices... Read more
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birminghammail
City child protection chief called to resign after documentarystill at risk, seven years after a notice to improve was served. The programme
City child protection chief called to resign after documentary
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
still at risk, seven years after a notice to improve was served. The programme came days after it was announced that the department was being taken out of council control and run by a Government trust after years of failings. Opposition... Read more
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Accounting Today
Getting Paid Is Only the Startbusinesses have seen an uptick in not only what kinds of benefits are available
Getting Paid Is Only the Start
Accounting Today / Posted 2 days ago
businesses have seen an uptick in not only what kinds of benefits are available, but what benefits are expected. Health care has also added an increasing complexity to both benefits administration and payroll, and while the Affordable Care Act... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Milestone' for Langa Old Age HomeOld Age Home has signed a lease on its City-owned property in Langa. Now the ho
'Milestone' for Langa Old Age Home
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Old Age Home has signed a lease on its City-owned property in Langa. Now the home hopes to register with the Western Cape Department of Social Development and get access to funding. The home, which holds 36 residents, was managed by Neighbourhood... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Tortured’ animals rescued from Rambo Circus in PuneUnit in collaboration with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PET
‘Tortured’ animals rescued from Rambo Circus in Pune
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Unit in collaboration with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the Pune police and Maharashtra Forest Department. Authorities alleged that the elephants had been kept in deplorable conditions for the last two years, were... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
UT Health Northeast Pediatric Mobile Asthma Clinic Program To Be Featured in Boston - TYLER – Officials with UT Health Northeast announced that a Gage Award submission “UT Health Northeast Breath of Life Mobile Asthma Clinic ” was selected as one ...Hospitals is the only national association and champion for hospitals and healt
UT Health Northeast Pediatric Mobile Asthma Clinic Program To Be Featured in Boston - TYLER – Officials with UT Health Northeast announced that a Gage Award submission “UT Health Northeast Breath of Life Mobile Asthma Clinic ” was selected as one ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Hospitals is the only national association and champion for hospitals and health systems dedicated to high-quality care for all, including the most vulnerable.“Northeast Texas has a higher percentage of children with asthma than anywhere... Read more
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