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WAOW Wausau
Drug overdose deaths drive increase in number of organ donations: one family’s story of hope from despairClemens was surprised to find out her son could be considered for organ donatio
Drug overdose deaths drive increase in number of organ donations: one family’s story of hope from despair
WAOW Wausau / Posted 31 minutes ago
Clemens was surprised to find out her son could be considered for organ donation, even though he was an intravenous drug user and died from an overdose. Doctors were able to match Morris' liver to a 57-year-old grandfather named George... Read more
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ABC News
Drug Overdose Deaths Drive Increase in Organ DonationsClemens was surprised to find out her son could be considered for organ donatio
Drug Overdose Deaths Drive Increase in Organ Donations
ABC News / Posted 31 minutes ago
Clemens was surprised to find out her son could be considered for organ donation, even though he was an intravenous drug user and died from an overdose. Doctors were able to match Morris' liver to a 57-year-old grandfather named George... Read more
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Business Wire
Agilent Technologies and Burning Rock Sign Agreement on Molecular Diagnosticsfor complex diseases such as cancer.” Burning Rock plans to register its molec
Agilent Technologies and Burning Rock Sign Agreement on Molecular Diagnostics
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
for complex diseases such as cancer.” Burning Rock plans to register its molecular diagnostic kit with the China Food and Drug Administration. The company believes the kit could become the first CFDA-approved capture sequencing-based cancer... Read more
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NBC New York
Killed NYC Boy, 6, Was Beaten, Hung from Shirt on Doornumerous times, the complaint said. Sources say Smith has been arrested 13 tim
Killed NYC Boy, 6, Was Beaten, Hung from Shirt on Door
NBC New York / Posted 6 hours ago
numerous times, the complaint said. Sources say Smith has been arrested 13 times this year, including on weapons and drug charges. An autopsy on Zymere revealed bruises on his torso, bruises and finger marks on his neck, multiple old... Read more
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Arkansas Times
EpiPen lessonCEO whose company gouged a fortune from families whose kids and sometimes grown
EpiPen lesson
Arkansas Times / Posted 11 hours ago
CEO whose company gouged a fortune from families whose kids and sometimes grownups need the lifesaving properties of the drug EpiPen. The national fury over the fleecing of sick children by Mylan N.V., which bought the rights to the allergy... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NBP riot: Drug lord killed; 4 woundedA CONVICTED Chinese drug lord was killed and four other high-profile inmates, o
NBP riot: Drug lord killed; 4 wounded
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
A CONVICTED Chinese drug lord was killed and four other high-profile inmates, one of them identified by Sen. Leila de Lima as a “government asset,” were wounded in what Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II described as a riot inside New Bilibid... Read more
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The Maui News
Cannabis testing lab ready for work in Kahuluicompliant with the state Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program. The lab is in th
Cannabis testing lab ready for work in Kahului
The Maui News / Posted 17 hours ago
compliant with the state Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program. The lab is in the process of obtaining a narcotics license, Drug Enforcement Administration license, and final approval from the state Health Department, the news release said. The... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Look At How The Revolving Door Spins From FDA To IndustryMore than a quarter of the Food and Drug Administration employees who approved
A Look At How The Revolving Door Spins From FDA To Industry
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 hours ago
More than a quarter of the Food and Drug Administration employees who approved cancer and hematology drugs from 2001 through 2010 left the agency and now work or consult for pharmaceutical companies, according to research published by a prominent... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Look At How The Revolving Door Spins From FDA To IndustryMore than a quarter of the Food and Drug Administration employees who approved
A Look At How The Revolving Door Spins From FDA To Industry
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 hours ago
More than a quarter of the Food and Drug Administration employees who approved cancer and hematology drugs from 2001 through 2010 left the agency and now work or consult for pharmaceutical companies, according to research published by a prominent... Read more
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Newsmax
FDA Drug Reviewers Often Join Industry LaterAmong federal employees who review new cancer-drug applications for the U.S. Fo
FDA Drug Reviewers Often Join Industry Later
Newsmax / Posted 19 hours ago
Among federal employees who review new cancer-drug applications for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, about half who leave to work elsewhere end up working for the industry they once regulated. That's what researchers at Oregon Health and... Read more
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MedCity News
Many ex-FDA drug reviewers take 'revolving door' to pharma industryMore than a quarter of the Food and Drug Administration employees who approved
Many ex-FDA drug reviewers take 'revolving door' to pharma industry
MedCity News / Posted 20 hours ago
More than a quarter of the Food and Drug Administration employees who approved cancer and hematology drugs from 2001 through 2010 left the agency and now work or consult for pharmaceutical companies, according to research published by a prominent... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sault police want tools to handle 'potent' drugsto deal with potentially hazardous narcotics. Fentanyl, heroin and methampheta
Sault police want tools to handle 'potent' drugs
The Sudbury Star / Posted 23 hours ago
to deal with potentially hazardous narcotics. Fentanyl, heroin and methamphetamines are increasing in popularity among drug users, said Deputy Chief Sean Sparling during a Sault Ste. Marie Police Services Board meeting Tuesday at Civic... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton and Trump need to address healthcare in next debatehealthcare. ADVERTISEMENT The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, d
Clinton and Trump need to address healthcare in next debate
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
healthcare. ADVERTISEMENT The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, developed by President Obama and his administration, has been a controversial issue for the past five years. Despite providing insurance for millions of Americans... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
County meth use more than double state’sThe Drug and Alcohol Abuse Normative Evaluation System (DAANES) report showed 4
County meth use more than double state’s
The New Ulm Journal / Posted yesterday
The Drug and Alcohol Abuse Normative Evaluation System (DAANES) report showed 44 (41.5 percent) of Brown County residents in treatment programs listing meth as their primary abuse substance. The state average of residents in treatment programs listed... Read more
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Asian journal
Protecting your memoriesknow that while there is no current cure for Alzheimer’s, life will not stop wi
Protecting your memories
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
know that while there is no current cure for Alzheimer’s, life will not stop with the diagnosis. There are treatments and services that can make life better for everyone living with Alzheimer’s. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, a timely... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fifteen stocks in focus on Wednesday, 28 September 2016that are likely to be in focus today:Infosys: Infosys dismissed suggestions tha
Fifteen stocks in focus on Wednesday, 28 September 2016
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
that are likely to be in focus today:Infosys: Infosys dismissed suggestions that the company's founders interfered in the administration of a severance contract with its former chief financial officer though it declined to give specifics on... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
For-profit addiction treatment center to open in CummingtonCUMMINGTON >> A Tennesee-based drug and alcohol addiction treatment compa
For-profit addiction treatment center to open in Cummington
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
CUMMINGTON >> A Tennesee-based drug and alcohol addiction treatment company plans to open a 600-acre facility in the hilltowns just to the east of Berkshire County. Operated by the private for-profit Freedom Healthcare of America, which does... Read more
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The Sault Star
Tools wanted to handle 'potent' drugsto deal with potentially hazardous narcotics. Fentanyl, heroin and methampheta
Tools wanted to handle 'potent' drugs
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
to deal with potentially hazardous narcotics. Fentanyl, heroin and methamphetamines are increasing in popularity among drug users, said Deputy Chief Sean Sparling during a Sault Ste. Marie Police Services Board meeting Tuesday at Civic... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Investors being misled by earnings, wisdom from Coxe and Rosenberg, and why 20 stocks are all you needwith "buy" recommendations, five with "hold" and two with "sell" recommendation
Investors being misled by earnings, wisdom from Coxe and Rosenberg, and why 20 stocks are all you need
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
with "buy" recommendations, five with "hold" and two with "sell" recommendations. TMX Group. This company provides services such as exchange listings, trading, clearing and settlements for its marketplaces, notably the Toronto Stock... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
West Milford misses out on anti-drug grant, to take another swing in 2017West Milford Councilwoman Michele Dale. Dale said the rejection from the Unite
West Milford misses out on anti-drug grant, to take another swing in 2017
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
West Milford Councilwoman Michele Dale. Dale said the rejection from the United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration comes as a blow to the ongoing revitalization of the municipal alliance, known as Community Against... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The lesson of EpiPenErnest Dumas this weeks writes about the high-priced EpiPen, a symbol of a Cong
The lesson of EpiPen
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
Ernest Dumas this weeks writes about the high-priced EpiPen, a symbol of a Congress controlled by drug makers, as well as rising health care costs. Congressional Republicans and Democrats staged a rousing display of rage against the CEO whose... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -statement made by Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre during the congressional
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted yesterday
statement made by Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre during the congressional hearing recently about the alleged illicit drug activities at the national penitentiary in Muntinlupa City. “The national government is abandoning the plan of the... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc: VRX Stock to Regain Value?Pharmaceuticals, on September 21, 2015. In a tweet, she vowed to take down the
Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc: VRX Stock to Regain Value?
Profit Confidential / Posted 2 days ago
Pharmaceuticals, on September 21, 2015. In a tweet, she vowed to take down the “outrageous price gouging” in the specialty drug market. Her statement sent share prices of biotech companies down, including Valeant stock. (Source: “Clinton’s Tweet on... Read more
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Salon.com
Robert Reich: Yelling does nothing. It’s time to do something to rein in CEOsa pop. Why should we expect Mylan or any other pharmaceutical company to refra
Robert Reich: Yelling does nothing. It’s time to do something to rein in CEOs
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
a pop. Why should we expect Mylan or any other pharmaceutical company to refrain from yanking up the price of lifesaving drugs as high as the market will bear? Republicans may rage at the CEOs who appear before them, but they haven’t given the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Expansion Proposed For Women's Health Services Without A CopayThe list of preventive services that women can receive without paying anything
Expansion Proposed For Women's Health Services Without A Copay
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
The list of preventive services that women can receive without paying anything out of pocket under the health law could grow if recommendations from a group of mostly medical providers are adopted by federal officials later this year. The draft... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Is the Philippines’ ‘war on drugs’ fuelling an HIV/AIDS epidemic?and six clean needles. What Jose has just done could land him in jail. Rosita
Is the Philippines’ ‘war on drugs’ fuelling an HIV/AIDS epidemic?
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
and six clean needles. What Jose has just done could land him in jail. Rosita is a pregnant, HIV-infected injecting drug user - and Jose is a social worker. Amidst Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs - in which nearly 3,000... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Expansion Proposed For Women's Health Services Without A CopayThe list of preventive services that women can receive without paying anything
Expansion Proposed For Women's Health Services Without A Copay
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
The list of preventive services that women can receive without paying anything out of pocket under the health law could grow if recommendations from a group of mostly medical providers are adopted by federal officials later this year. The draft... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Grace PoeSenate Committee on Public Order, has been holding hearings on the possibility
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Grace Poe
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Senate Committee on Public Order, has been holding hearings on the possibility of giving emergency powers to the Duterte administration to address traffic. During the exclusive interview, she also talked about the prospects of a Freedom of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
New Canaan's SIlver Hill Hospital Offers Program For Pain Reliefof Chronic Pain Syndrome include sleep disturbance, muscle deconditioning, depr
New Canaan's SIlver Hill Hospital Offers Program For Pain Relief
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 2 days ago
of Chronic Pain Syndrome include sleep disturbance, muscle deconditioning, depression, chemical dependence or drug addiction, social isolation, anxiety, legal problems, unemployment, changes in appetite, and sexual dysfunction. The... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
New Canaan's SIlver Hill Hospital Offers Program For Pain Reliefof Chronic Pain Syndrome include sleep disturbance, muscle deconditioning, depr
New Canaan's SIlver Hill Hospital Offers Program For Pain Relief
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 2 days ago
of Chronic Pain Syndrome include sleep disturbance, muscle deconditioning, depression, chemical dependence or drug addiction, social isolation, anxiety, legal problems, unemployment, changes in appetite, and sexual dysfunction. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Is the Philippines' "war on drugs" fuelling an HIV epidemic?and six clean needles. What Jose has just done could land him in jail. Rosita
Is the Philippines' "war on drugs" fuelling an HIV epidemic?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
and six clean needles. What Jose has just done could land him in jail. Rosita is a pregnant, HIV-infected injecting drug user - and Jose is a social worker. Amidst Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs - in which nearly 3,000... Read more
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Reuters
Is the Philippines' 'war on drugs' fuelling an HIV epidemic?and six clean needles. What Jose has just done could land him in jail. Rosita
Is the Philippines' 'war on drugs' fuelling an HIV epidemic?
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
and six clean needles. What Jose has just done could land him in jail. Rosita is a pregnant, HIV-infected injecting drug user - and Jose is a social worker. Amidst Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs - in which nearly 3,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gimpa Graduates 95 Security Officerspart of efforts to build the capacity of various security agencies in Liberia,
Gimpa Graduates 95 Security Officers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
part of efforts to build the capacity of various security agencies in Liberia, the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) over the weekend graduated 95 officers, who completed a six month course earlier this year, in Accra,... Read more
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East Valley Tribune
Arizona blood bank prepares to test donated blood for Zikablood bank will soon start screening donated blood for the Zika virus, followin
Arizona blood bank prepares to test donated blood for Zika
East Valley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
blood bank will soon start screening donated blood for the Zika virus, following an FDA recommendation. The Food and Drug Administration a few weeks ago recommended that blood banks across the country screen for Zika after a batch donated in... Read more
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The Washington Times
Postal Service fuels opioid epidemic by delivering foreign drugs right to Americans’ doorstepsThe new drug mules aren’t gang members or down-and-out ex-cons or even young ch
Postal Service fuels opioid epidemic by delivering foreign drugs right to Americans’ doorsteps
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
The new drug mules aren’t gang members or down-and-out ex-cons or even young children trying to make a quick buck. In fact, the latest players in drug trafficking often wear a uniform, drive a government car and are due to collect a taxpayer-backed... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Drug War's Collateral Lifers Seek Freedomthree-hour event covered the impact on children and families, the challenges of
Drug War's Collateral Lifers Seek Freedom
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
three-hour event covered the impact on children and families, the challenges of re-entry, the need for reform of federal drug laws, and the closing window for clemency in the waning days of the Obama administration. (Videos of the panel can be... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Medications Can Help People Stop Abusing Alcohol, But Many Don't Knowpeople who abuse opioids with medications, want physicians to consider using me
Medications Can Help People Stop Abusing Alcohol, But Many Don't Know
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
people who abuse opioids with medications, want physicians to consider using medications to treat alcohol addiction. The drugs can be used in addition to or sometimes in place of peer-support programs, they say. "We want people to understand we... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to JacksonInvestigation (FBI), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (A
Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to Jackson
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
Investigation (FBI), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Executive Office of the U.S. Attorneys, the Community Oriented Policing Services... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to JacksonInvestigation (FBI), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (A
Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to Jackson
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Investigation (FBI), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Executive Office of the U.S. Attorneys, the Community Oriented Policing Services... Read more
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Mashable
Clinton, Trump, and your money: A personal-finance guide to the debateoppose any Republican plans “to privatize or ‘phase out’ Medicare as we know it
Clinton, Trump, and your money: A personal-finance guide to the debate
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
oppose any Republican plans “to privatize or ‘phase out’ Medicare as we know it” and has said she would work to drive down drug prescription costs. Trump tweeted in May of last year that he was "the first & only potential GOP candidate to state... Read more
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The Suburbanite
HEROIN'S HOLD ON US, PART 2: Prison momsunder 14 percent can accommodate mothers and their children, according to data
HEROIN'S HOLD ON US, PART 2: Prison moms
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
under 14 percent can accommodate mothers and their children, according to data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, an arm of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services created to reduce the effects of... Read more
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The Suburbanite
HEROIN'S HOLD ON US, PART 1: Opiate overdoses kill 78 a day, but toll is highercommunities because of their addictions. An estimated 435,000 Americans use her
HEROIN'S HOLD ON US, PART 1: Opiate overdoses kill 78 a day, but toll is higher
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
communities because of their addictions. An estimated 435,000 Americans use heroin, according to 2014 figures from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, nearly triple the number who used in 2007. Every day, 78 people in the United States die... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson joins federal Violence Reduction NetworkFederal Bureau of Investigation, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and E
Jackson joins federal Violence Reduction Network
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the U.S. Marshals Service, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Executive Office of the U.S. Attorneys, the Community Oriented Policing Services Office... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to JacksonInvestigation (FBI), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (A
Justice Department expands Violence Reduction Network to Jackson
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
Investigation (FBI), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Executive Office of the U.S. Attorneys, the Community Oriented Policing Services... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Should Comply With Its Universal Periodic Review Pledges and Condemn All Forms of Discriminationto the two widows in the case, and take other measures to eliminate discriminat
Tanzania Should Comply With Its Universal Periodic Review Pledges and Condemn All Forms of Discrimination
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to the two widows in the case, and take other measures to eliminate discrimination with respect to inheritance and administration of property. More than a year later, the government of Tanzania has not adequately complied with the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Patients at ‘breaking point’ flood ERs, hospitals after pain clinics’ shutdownand more patients who can’t get care, this will be a crisis,” said Dr. Steven S
Patients at ‘breaking point’ flood ERs, hospitals after pain clinics’ shutdown
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
and more patients who can’t get care, this will be a crisis,” said Dr. Steven Stanos, medical director for Swedish Pain Services. Even before Seattle Pain Centers closed, there weren’t enough resources to manage chronic pain, he... Read more
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Raw Story
Robert Reich: Congress pretends to shame corrupt CEOs – but does nothing to stop their crimesa pop. Why should we expect Mylan or any other pharmaceutical company to refra
Robert Reich: Congress pretends to shame corrupt CEOs – but does nothing to stop their crimes
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
a pop. Why should we expect Mylan or any other pharmaceutical company to refrain from yanking up the price of lifesaving drugs as high as the market will bear? Republicans may rage at the CEOs who appear before them, but they haven’t given the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Drug War's Collateral Lifers Seek Freedomthree-hour event covered the impact on children and families, the challenges of
Drug War's Collateral Lifers Seek Freedom
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
three-hour event covered the impact on children and families, the challenges of re-entry, the need for reform of federal drug laws, and the closing window for clemency in the waning days of the Obama administration. (Videos of the panel can be... Read more
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Business Wire
Astrotech Reports Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Resultsthe unique power of microgravity to develop a novel vaccine and therapeutic pro
Astrotech Reports Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
the unique power of microgravity to develop a novel vaccine and therapeutic products, including pursuing an investigational drug application with the Food and Drug Administration for Salmonella in conjunction with NASA. About Astrotech... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Angie Motshekga - Social Protection, Community and Human Development Cluster Media Briefingand social cohesion. Government Departments have been given over a year to set
Minister Angie Motshekga - Social Protection, Community and Human Development Cluster Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and social cohesion. Government Departments have been given over a year to set up Language Units in order to provide services in three most utilised languages in their respective provinces. Majority of National Departments have complied by... Read more
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