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AllAfrica.com
Human Rights of Mass MurdererThere are times when one is confused, others that one is very confused, and the
Human Rights of Mass Murderer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
There are times when one is confused, others that one is very confused, and then there are times that one is at a loss of words, this is exactly how I feel now. I see that Norway's mass murderer Anders Breivik has made it again to the news, this... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
I Finally Found A Doctor Who Uses Modern Technologyby Angelica Alzona. The day my husband’s new primary doctor emailed him the fi
I Finally Found A Doctor Who Uses Modern Technology
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 hours ago
by Angelica Alzona. The day my husband’s new primary doctor emailed him the first visit’s summary report and the offer to discuss over email, I was floored. Doctors use email and actually let their patients email them questions? At the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Basalt clinic scrambles to serve low-income patientsAn estimated 700 uninsured, low-income, Medicaid and Medicare patients of a Bas
Basalt clinic scrambles to serve low-income patients
The Aspen Times / Posted 5 hours ago
An estimated 700 uninsured, low-income, Medicaid and Medicare patients of a Basalt medical care clinic can no longer use its services because of tightening space at the facility. The patients are being referred to the clinic’s Glenwood Springs... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Foundation survey of delegates/votersNow that Utah’s new law allowing candidates to obtain access to primary electio
Utah Foundation survey of delegates/voters
Deseret News / Posted 6 hours ago
Now that Utah’s new law allowing candidates to obtain access to primary election ballots through a petition process has been found legal, voters in the future will have a better chance of being adequately represented by those in political... Read more
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The Alpena News
Lost in system?Mark was looking for inpatient care for his post-traumatic stress disorder and
Lost in system?
The Alpena News / Posted 6 hours ago
Mark was looking for inpatient care for his post-traumatic stress disorder and substance issues, he said. His wife Jan said they had received a message to call the VA and talk to them about getting inpatient care there, but after talking, they were... Read more
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The Columbian
Some have no home for homeworkon other shoes, or buy flip-flops that might fit better, Melody doesn’t necessa
Some have no home for homework
The Columbian / Posted 7 hours ago
on other shoes, or buy flip-flops that might fit better, Melody doesn’t necessarily have that option. But when the corners of the dyed, leather-like straps rub on the sides of her feet, it hurts. Melody, 6, lives with her mother, Carolyn Reitzer,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What we know about the Budget so farwebsite Treasurer Scott Morrison and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull looking o
What we know about the Budget so far
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
website Treasurer Scott Morrison and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull looking over Budget papers in the Prime Minister’s office, at Parliament House in Canberra. Picture: Kym Smith WHEN Malcolm Turnbull declared he was challenging Tony Abbott... Read more
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The Mercury News
Peterson: Wounded veterans find freedom on Bay Area waterIt's a simple concept. Round up a few veterans who came home with broken bodies
Peterson: Wounded veterans find freedom on Bay Area water
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
It's a simple concept. Round up a few veterans who came home with broken bodies or damaged psyches or a lung full of poison. Take them to a body of water. Let them fish. Put them in a kayak, and give them a gentle push away from the shore. Then... Read more
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The New Yorker
Final FormsWe have developed a vast, macabre bureaucracy to answer the question of why we
Final Forms
The New Yorker / Posted 8 hours ago
We have developed a vast, macabre bureaucracy to answer the question of why we die.Credit Illustration from Oxford Science / Getty It starts with a dead body, as so many mysteries do. A middle-aged man is found unconscious and rushed to a hospital.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Maternity wards few and far between in some parts of PennsylvaniaIn the last month of her pregnancy, Lisa LeViere sometimes had four medical app
Maternity wards few and far between in some parts of Pennsylvania
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
In the last month of her pregnancy, Lisa LeViere sometimes had four medical appointments a week, which meant more than four hours in the car, if traffic was clear. A resident of Portersville in Butler County, LeViere, 33, had a weekly checkup with... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Language, culture often barriers to better health care for Chattanooga's growing Latino populationis shy and a bit nervous. She doesn't want to discuss the specific reason she
Language, culture often barriers to better health care for Chattanooga's growing Latino population
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
is shy and a bit nervous. She doesn't want to discuss the specific reason she is here at the Clinica Medicos office on 23d Street — it is too private, she said through an interpreter — but she had a child recently and, for the first... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What we know about the Budget so farTreasurer Scott Morrison and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull looking over Budge
What we know about the Budget so far
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull looking over Budget papers in the Prime Minister’s office, at Parliament House in Canberra. Picture: Kym Smith WHEN Malcolm Turnbull declared he was challenging Tony Abbott for leadership... Read more
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The Seattle Times
3 leading Democratic candidates vie to replace McDermott in 7th DistrictBut several others quickly jumped in when they learned there would be no incumb
3 leading Democratic candidates vie to replace McDermott in 7th District
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 hours ago
But several others quickly jumped in when they learned there would be no incumbent. “My phone started ringing off the hook and people were like, ‘Are you running, are you running, are you running?’ ” state Sen. Pramila Jayapal... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
State agencies pondering cuts, layoffs with new budgethow much their budgets have been cut and how they’ll operate. “We need guidanc
State agencies pondering cuts, layoffs with new budget
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 11 hours ago
how much their budgets have been cut and how they’ll operate. “We need guidance from someone,” said Dr. Mary Currier, head of the state Health Department. “… We’ve got lots of questions.” For some agencies, the cuts are shaking out to be in the... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
High road crime wave’shoppers and damaging businesses. In the most recent burglary, thieves knocked
High road crime wave’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 12 hours ago
shoppers and damaging businesses. In the most recent burglary, thieves knocked through a brick wall at the rear of Ahmad Halal Meat butchers shop on the night of Wednesday, February 23 and made off with £180 in cash, several thousand... Read more
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LLRX.com
Evolutions in DNA ForensicsThe human body is our vessel for life's journey.1 In the laboratory, its bluepr
Evolutions in DNA Forensics
LLRX.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The human body is our vessel for life's journey.1 In the laboratory, its blueprint becomes the prosecutor of crimes and the liberator of innocents. Since its inception as a forensic tool,2 DNA has had a dual nature: (1) scientifically girded evidence... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
3 leading candidates vie to replace retiring Rep. McDermottBut several others quickly jumped in when they learned there would be no incumb
3 leading candidates vie to replace retiring Rep. McDermott
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
But several others quickly jumped in when they learned there would be no incumbent. "My phone starting ringing off the hook and people were like, 'are you running, are you running, are you running?'" state Sen. Pramila Jayapal... Read more
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MedCity News
Telemedicine is applied too broadly and it will take time to identify ideal applicationsVirtual visits are increasingly the rage amongst forward-thinking healthcare pr
Telemedicine is applied too broadly and it will take time to identify ideal applications
MedCity News / Posted 21 hours ago
Virtual visits are increasingly the rage amongst forward-thinking healthcare providers that want to jump on the telehealth band wagon. Extending the office visit across distance, using the same technology we use to keep in touch with loved ones... Read more
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The News & Observer
The D squad: Some Harnett deputies bring harm, residents say1, 2016 5:30 AM More than a dozen people describe incidents of abuse or hara
The D squad: Some Harnett deputies bring harm, residents say
The News & Observer / Posted 22 hours ago
1, 2016 5:30 AM More than a dozen people describe incidents of abuse or harassment by Deputy Nicholas Kehagias or a few other deputies on D squad; several complained to... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...son’s emergency hospitalization had been intended to stabilize his mental illne
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
son’s emergency hospitalization had been intended to stabilize his mental illness, but she found him on the verge of a diabetic coma. He had failed to receive proper medication, she said. Contreras, who lives in McAllen, believes this... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Urgent-care centers changing health-care landscapeDr. Alejandro Badia started an orthopedic urgent-care center out of frustration
Urgent-care centers changing health-care landscape
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
Dr. Alejandro Badia started an orthopedic urgent-care center out of frustration. "Every patient that came to see me had already been somewhere, and that somewhere didn't do much for them," he said. "I said to myself, 'Why can't somebody reach me... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Hassan starts study of health care worker shortageCONCORD (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan has created a commission to study New Hampshi
Hassan starts study of health care worker shortage
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
CONCORD (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan has created a commission to study New Hampshire's shortage of health care workers. The Democrat says the shortage "increasingly threatens" the state's ability to care for its citizens and limits health care choices.... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Q&A: Candidates for WV Supreme Court Share ViewsWhen West Virginia voters go to the polls May 10, they will vote in several con
Q&A: Candidates for WV Supreme Court Share Views
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
When West Virginia voters go to the polls May 10, they will vote in several contested statewide races: governor, secretary of state, auditor and treasurer. Because of a change in state law, voters also will pick one member of the West Virginia... Read more
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The Maui News
Gifts benefit Malama’s BabySAFE programto your mom, your sister, your aunty or your best friend. We all are interconne
Gifts benefit Malama’s BabySAFE program
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
to your mom, your sister, your aunty or your best friend. We all are interconnected in our Maui community and by taking care of ohana, we make Maui no ka oi!" Frances Duberstein (left) and Christine Sa‘u are shown at the Maui County Office on... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichat gtcitydesk@scni.com. Skateboarding clinics set On Tuesdays, Wednesday and
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Skateboarding clinics set On Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. at the Town of Greenwich skate park, the Town of Greenwich will be offering Skateboarding Clinics through May 12. The classes are... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Schools boost transgender accessTRANSGENDER ISSUES OVERLINE New restroom option added at Whitmer A year ago,
Schools boost transgender access
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
TRANSGENDER ISSUES OVERLINE New restroom option added at Whitmer A year ago, administrators at Whitmer High School recognized the need for gender-neutral restrooms, so they acted by opening two in the West Toledo... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Local response strong, mixed over transgender rightsidentity” to existing Massachusetts civil rights law for public accommodations,
Local response strong, mixed over transgender rights
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
identity” to existing Massachusetts civil rights law for public accommodations, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, sex and marital status. The National Center for Transgender... Read more
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OregonLive.com
How to play the 'woman card'By Alexandra Petri "Frankly, if Hillary Clinton were a man, I don't think she'
How to play the 'woman card'
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
By Alexandra Petri "Frankly, if Hillary Clinton were a man, I don't think she'd get 5 percent of the vote. The only thing she's got going is the woman's card," Trump said Tuesday night, after winning 5 primaries. Ah yes, the woman's card. I have... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Experts in Connecticut, nation re-examining opioid addiction treatmentWhite House Director of National Drug Control Policy Michael Botticelli during
Experts in Connecticut, nation re-examining opioid addiction treatment
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
White House Director of National Drug Control Policy Michael Botticelli during a talk to journalists in Baltimore. Courtesy of the National Press Foundation Dr. Leana Wen, a practicing emergency care physician and Baltimore’s health commissioner,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Hassan starts study of health care worker shortageCONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan is creating a commission to study New H
Hassan starts study of health care worker shortage
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan is creating a commission to study New Hampshire's shortage of health care workers. Hassan has issued an executive order to create the commission, which will report its finding in December. She says a shortage... Read more
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BC Local News
Conversations on assisted suicide respectful and constructive, says MP Aldagdebate around medically assisted suicide took centre stage in Langley this past
Conversations on assisted suicide respectful and constructive, says MP Aldag
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
debate around medically assisted suicide took centre stage in Langley this past week. Despite the contentious nature of the issue, discussions appear to have been largely respectful and constructive, leading up to new federal legislation on... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Conversations on assisted suicide respectful and constructive, says MP Aldagdebate around medically assisted suicide took centre stage in Langley this past
Conversations on assisted suicide respectful and constructive, says MP Aldag
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted yesterday
debate around medically assisted suicide took centre stage in Langley this past week. Despite the contentious nature of the issue, discussions appear to have been largely respectful and constructive, leading up to new federal legislation on... Read more
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Langley Times
Conversations on assisted suicide respectful and constructive, says MP Aldagdebate around medically assisted suicide took centre stage in Langley this past
Conversations on assisted suicide respectful and constructive, says MP Aldag
Langley Times / Posted yesterday
debate around medically assisted suicide took centre stage in Langley this past week. Despite the contentious nature of the issue, discussions appear to have been largely respectful and constructive, leading up to new federal legislation on... Read more
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The Sault Star
Mental health help funding soughtPolice Service wants $100,000 in government support to expand a new program tha
Mental health help funding sought
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
Police Service wants $100,000 in government support to expand a new program that responds to residents experiencing mental health duress or threatening suicide. City police teamed up with Sault Area Hospital last November to launch a three-month... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Pregnant women receiving vital advice via mobile serviceCellphone technology is being used worldwide to improve primary healthcare – an
Pregnant women receiving vital advice via mobile service
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Cellphone technology is being used worldwide to improve primary healthcare – and South Africa has not been left behind. In August 2014 the national health department launched a mobile service for expecting mothers in the Eastern Cape. Mom-Connect... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
New VA chief: Can't rest on our laurelsFAYETTEVILLE -- Sitting in his corner office Friday, the new Veterans Affairs m
New VA chief: Can't rest on our laurels
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- Sitting in his corner office Friday, the new Veterans Affairs medical center director in Fayetteville seemed proud of the hospital's service but determined to find ways to improve it. By most accounts, patients of the Veterans Health... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Enhancing mobile mammographyLife brings many twists, turns, ups and downs to all of us. Many of us have exp
Enhancing mobile mammography
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Life brings many twists, turns, ups and downs to all of us. Many of us have experienced a mother, sister, daughter or friend who has been diagnosed with, suffered from and bravely fought against breast cancer. With Mother’s Day approaching, I was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Please hold your applause on Obamacarehave benefited from the law. But the benefits are overstated, and the law's har
Please hold your applause on Obamacare
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
have benefited from the law. But the benefits are overstated, and the law's harms look set to rise. The drop in the number of Americans without insurance is the biggest accomplishment. But that decline has not been as large as originally estimated.... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Thousands — even with insurance — flock to free downtown medical clinicFor the nearly 6,000 people who turned out for the first two days of the Pathwa
Thousands — even with insurance — flock to free downtown medical clinic
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
For the nearly 6,000 people who turned out for the first two days of the Pathway to Health mega clinic in Los Angeles this week, the free eyeglasses, tooth extractions, echocardiograms, and even quick bump-and-lump surgery were care they likely would... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichPoint Park in Old Greenwich, conservation biologist and author Joe Roman will t
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Point Park in Old Greenwich, conservation biologist and author Joe Roman will talk about “Raising Whales: How the Recovery of Cetaceans Can Help Restore the Oceans.” Roman’s books on whales and whaling will be available for purchase and signing... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Local and state news in brief for April 30, 2016Sea turtle nesting season begins Sunday, and St. Johns County officials are ask
Local and state news in brief for April 30, 2016
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
Sea turtle nesting season begins Sunday, and St. Johns County officials are asking residents, visitors, and businesses to help protect natural habitat by observing all nesting season laws and regulations. For information, call St. Johns County... Read more
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Boston Herald
MGH to buy hospital in Dover, N.H.an agreement to buy a small hospital in Dover, N.H., the first move outside the
MGH to buy hospital in Dover, N.H.
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
an agreement to buy a small hospital in Dover, N.H., the first move outside the Bay State for its parent company, Partners HealthCare, after it abandoned two mergers last year in the face of regulatory pressure. “We don’t think and we certainly... Read more
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examiner.com
An overview of health insurance in AustraliaThough health care is generally an important fundamental right, the truth is it
An overview of health insurance in Australia
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Though health care is generally an important fundamental right, the truth is it is costly to most of Australian citizens. The ability of not paying for health care expenses from ones pocket is the main benefit of taking a health insurance cover. Just... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the VaticanVATICAN CITY — U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden came to this tiny city-state to ta
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the Vatican
Dundas Star News / Posted 2 days ago
VATICAN CITY — U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden came to this tiny city-state to talk about two of his favourite things — curing cancer and his Roman Catholic faith. At the Third International Regenerative Medicine Conference at the Vatican, Biden spoke... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Mid-Mo conference exposes statewide health disparitiesCOLUMBIA - Doctors, educators and activists from all over the country met Frida
Mid-Mo conference exposes statewide health disparities
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA - Doctors, educators and activists from all over the country met Friday for a conference, with the goal of diminishing health disparities throughout Missouri. With the theme "Healthy Lives - Healthy Communities," health professionals had... Read more
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Orange County Register
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the VaticanVATICAN CITY – Vice President Joe Biden came to this tiny city-state to talk ab
Biden speaks about faith and curing cancer at the Vatican
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
VATICAN CITY – Vice President Joe Biden came to this tiny city-state to talk about two of his favorite things – curing cancer and his Roman Catholic faith. At the Third International Regenerative Medicine Conference at the Vatican, Biden spoke about... Read more
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Roll Call
On Cancer 'Moonshot,' Time is Ticking for Bidenthe engine behind the Obama administration’s “moonshot” anti-cancer push, raisi
On Cancer 'Moonshot,' Time is Ticking for Biden
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
the engine behind the Obama administration’s “moonshot” anti-cancer push, raising questions about its fate once he leaves office next year. The White House on Thursday took the first tangible steps in its fight against cancer, formally... Read more
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Roll Call
Amid Testimonials, Biden Tamps Down 'Moonshot' Expectationsabout his cancer "moonshot" program. (Photo by John T. Bennett/CQ Roll Call) D
Amid Testimonials, Biden Tamps Down 'Moonshot' Expectations
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
about his cancer "moonshot" program. (Photo by John T. Bennett/CQ Roll Call) DURHAM, N.C. -- Phyllis Coley spoke softly as she talked about a good friend who died of cancer in January. But her voice grew louder and more forceful when she... Read more
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Payson Roundup
The system fails, a child diesSeven-year-old Calandra Balas saw it all. She watched as her father cut off his
The system fails, a child dies
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 days ago
Seven-year-old Calandra Balas saw it all. She watched as her father cut off his girlfriend’s hair, stuffed it in her mouth, hit her, choked her, cut her with the scissors. Calandra heard everything — the screams, the yelling, the pleading to stop,... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Mid-Mo conference seeks to address statewide health disparitiesCOLUMBIA - Doctors, educators and activists from all over the country met Frida
Mid-Mo conference seeks to address statewide health disparities
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA - Doctors, educators and activists from all over the country met Friday for a conference, with the goal of diminishing health disparities throughout Missouri. With the theme "Healthy Lives - Healthy Communities," health professionals had... Read more
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