Quality of Life

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News-Medical-Net
OPTICARE study shows year-long CR program makes heart patients happier, healthier and activesecondary outcome measures showed that at 18 months, patients in both enhanced
OPTICARE study shows year-long CR program makes heart patients happier, healthier and active
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 minutes ago
secondary outcome measures showed that at 18 months, patients in both enhanced CR programs had higher health-related quality of life compared to patients in the standard CR program. CR+G patients were also less anxious. "Adaptation of a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR board set to hear plans on residencyin times of emergency," the ordinance says. It also said the requirement would
LR board set to hear plans on residency
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 minutes ago
in times of emergency," the ordinance says. It also said the requirement would promote community involvement and enhance quality of life in the city. The requirement states that any newly hired police officer must live in the city or move inside... Read more
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Spalding Today
Curtains to go up on ‘masterplan’ development in Spaldingto live and work in South Holland, with its own education and health facilities
Curtains to go up on ‘masterplan’ development in Spalding
Spalding Today / Posted 33 minutes ago
to live and work in South Holland, with its own education and health facilities, as well as retail outlets to give the quality of life people want.” Paul Jackson of South Holland District Council said: “We broadly welcome the inventive vision... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Lamb shearing records set at Llysfasi Collegeso serious that they’re not expected to live longer than early adulthood.We’re
Lamb shearing records set at Llysfasi College
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 37 minutes ago
so serious that they’re not expected to live longer than early adulthood.We’re here to help them enjoy the best possible quality of life and make the most of every moment.” ”We’re here for their parents and families too, who can often find it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Filtering Dialysis Myths From Factsprovider immediately. Benefits of Dialysis Generally, patients with renal fai
Filtering Dialysis Myths From Facts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 52 minutes ago
provider immediately. Benefits of Dialysis Generally, patients with renal failure who are on dialysis have an improved quality of life including better appetite, sleep and a general sense of well-being. Due to its effectiveness, dialysis causes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, Israel Cooperate On Technology Transfer, Rapid Industrialisationand exploit knowledge has become a major source of competitive advantage, wealt
Nigeria, Israel Cooperate On Technology Transfer, Rapid Industrialisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 52 minutes ago
and exploit knowledge has become a major source of competitive advantage, wealth creation and improvements in the quality of life. Some of the main features of this transformation are the growing impact of science and technology on the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Race to find cure for Rileywe’d really like to see in the meantime is better treatment so that Riley – and
Race to find cure for Riley
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
we’d really like to see in the meantime is better treatment so that Riley – and other sufferers – can have an improved quality of life. ‘’At the moment Riley has to endure different medications and hospital stays, and he’s missing out on many... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Kaepernick sits during national anthemlike many seem to believe. I’ve met people from all over Europe, Australia, Jap
Kaepernick sits during national anthem
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted an hour ago
like many seem to believe. I’ve met people from all over Europe, Australia, Japan, Canada…they all say they enjoy a similar quality of life and even prefer it to the U.S.. I’m not saying any are better or worse than the other, but in my mind, living... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Snowshoe Foundation awards $3,500 grant to West Virginia Wood Technology Center in ElkinsFoundation provides grant funding to various groups and organizations as the Fo
Snowshoe Foundation awards $3,500 grant to West Virginia Wood Technology Center in Elkins
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 hours ago
Foundation provides grant funding to various groups and organizations as the Foundation itself strives to enhance the quality of life for citizens in local communities. The Snowshoe Foundation works to assist family programs, children and... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Elkins officials meet with community members about crime problemordinances can have an impact on the crime rate. "It's very important for us t
Elkins officials meet with community members about crime problem
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 hours ago
ordinances can have an impact on the crime rate. "It's very important for us to get this straightened out. It affects our quality of life and public safety," she said. Speaking as a concerned citizen, First Ward Councilman Rhett Dusenbury said he... Read more
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Arkansas Business
SPONSORED: Looking At Leadership Through A Different Lenstheir unhappiness and are “toxic” to the organization. How does this play out
SPONSORED: Looking At Leadership Through A Different Lens
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 hours ago
their unhappiness and are “toxic” to the organization. How does this play out in terms of business results? What about in quality of life? Thank You For Subscribing! People spend the majority of their lives at their workplace. As a result, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Demand From Hotels, Supermarkets Drive Up Points of Sale Numbers, Usagecommunications and government relations manager, the service improved access to
Demand From Hotels, Supermarkets Drive Up Points of Sale Numbers, Usage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
communications and government relations manager, the service improved access to financial services and helped improved the quality of life. Tigo currently has three million TigoCash users. Dealers of different telecoms interviewed by Business... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Breathe Easy - Exercise!doctor for advice and guidance. While there is no cure for COPD, there are plen
Breathe Easy - Exercise!
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
doctor for advice and guidance. While there is no cure for COPD, there are plenty of ways to manage symptoms and improve quality of life. Up to 15% of adults over 45 suffer from COPD, such as emphysema. COPD in this age group is most often caused... Read more
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Minot Daily News
To keep events, we have to participateprogramming on weekends throughout the remainder of the year. They're the types
To keep events, we have to participate
Minot Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
programming on weekends throughout the remainder of the year. They're the types of events that significantly impact the quality of life in Minot. That's why it is disappointing when these smaller events arrive and don't receive the attention... Read more
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Times of Malta
Nature of the economyto reform the energy sector. Economic growth must be linked to the broader dim
Nature of the economy
Times of Malta / Posted 4 hours ago
to reform the energy sector. Economic growth must be linked to the broader dimension of what is understood by a superior quality of life Economies without a solid energy backbone are utterly spineless. They crumble easily leaving a trail of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
CPAP treatment offers no cardiovascular benefit in OSA patients with heart disease riskthough, CPAP did improve the wellbeing of participants, defined by symptoms of
CPAP treatment offers no cardiovascular benefit in OSA patients with heart disease risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 hours ago
though, CPAP did improve the wellbeing of participants, defined by symptoms of daytime sleepiness, health-related quality of life, mood - particularly depressive symptoms - and attendance at work. Prof McEvoy said that "While it is... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Could a light-listening photonics device detect skin disease? An interview with Prof. Vasilis Ntziachristosof the skin (e.g. in inflammatory skin diseases or allergies) that affect large
Could a light-listening photonics device detect skin disease? An interview with Prof. Vasilis Ntziachristos
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 hours ago
of the skin (e.g. in inflammatory skin diseases or allergies) that affect large populations and have adverse effects on the quality of life. We hope that in this way we will assist dermatologists in diagnosing earlier and better planning and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pat Benson announces candidacy for City Council District 9housing, and infrastructure," Benson said in the announcement. "I want to work
Pat Benson announces candidacy for City Council District 9
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
housing, and infrastructure," Benson said in the announcement. "I want to work with neighborhood leaders to improve the quality of life in our community." Benson, a Chattanooga native and UTC graduate, cites service on the board of the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Help for IBS10, and although it does not reduce life expectancy or predispose a person to c
Help for IBS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
10, and although it does not reduce life expectancy or predispose a person to cancer, it can cause a dramatic reduction in quality of life and in people’s social and work lives. It is more common in women. Some people with IBS have only... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why are men more likely to die from cancer?show that 50 per cent of newly diagnosed cancer patients have levels of anxiety
Why are men more likely to die from cancer?
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
show that 50 per cent of newly diagnosed cancer patients have levels of anxiety or depression that adversely affect their quality of life. When men are diagnosed it hits them harder. Figures from Macmillan cancer care show that 50 per cent of... Read more
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SportingNews
Donald Trump ignores how much he seems to agree with Colin Kaepernickwon't happen." Trump's response comes at an interesting time considering he ha
Donald Trump ignores how much he seems to agree with Colin Kaepernick
SportingNews / Posted 7 hours ago
won't happen." Trump's response comes at an interesting time considering he has spent the last few weeks focusing on the quality of life for African-American citizens — doing so while largely avoiding African-American communities. It's also worth... Read more
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Boston Globe
City confident pop-up plaza on Franklin Street will sit wellnot seem like a big deal, but it represents a shift in how the city thinks abou
City confident pop-up plaza on Franklin Street will sit well
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
not seem like a big deal, but it represents a shift in how the city thinks about pedestrians, drivers, and how to improve quality of life. Chris Osgood, the city’s Chief of Streets, said the experiment is largely about making the city more... Read more
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The Irish Times
Much to love about Perth but family draws emigrants homeas a nurse. I am not one to Ireland-bash – I love Ireland, it is my home, and I
Much to love about Perth but family draws emigrants home
The Irish Times / Posted 8 hours ago
as a nurse. I am not one to Ireland-bash – I love Ireland, it is my home, and I can’t wait to go back to visit. But the quality of life here is just incredible. We were only here four months when I found out I was pregnant. We had a big... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Poor state of roads, bridges costs us dearlyor aren’t up to design standards. These have the effect of impeding accessibil
Poor state of roads, bridges costs us dearly
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
or aren’t up to design standards. These have the effect of impeding accessibility, mobility and “diminish a region’s quality of life by reducing economic productivity and limiting opportunities for economic, health or social transactions and... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Nerve stimulator can target pain areasFischer. When Fischer was only in her mid fifties, severe knee arthritis and a
Nerve stimulator can target pain areas
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 9 hours ago
Fischer. When Fischer was only in her mid fifties, severe knee arthritis and a tear in the tissue dramatically changed her quality of life. "When he (the surgeon) went in, it was worse than what the X-rays and the MRI was showing. He said it... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Architects vow sleek, light-filled south terminala modern town square. "Our client is the public, so that gives us a great resp
Architects vow sleek, light-filled south terminal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
a modern town square. "Our client is the public, so that gives us a great responsibility as architects to improve the quality of life and the quality of life for mankind," he said. The airport is paying Denver-based Fentress Architects $7... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Blockade halts construction workersfamily by using natural gas rather than electricity or oil. So there is a signi
Blockade halts construction workers
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 10 hours ago
family by using natural gas rather than electricity or oil. So there is a significant savings which could contribute to the quality of life of residents on the island, which is one of the biggest selling features.” But despite the cost benefits,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Are Euthanasia Advocates now Attacking Our Religious Freedomsanctity of life, where every life is valued, cherished and protected. They see
Are Euthanasia Advocates now Attacking Our Religious Freedom
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
sanctity of life, where every life is valued, cherished and protected. They seek to replace a respect for life ethic with a quality of life ethic. This new ethic deems that some lives are not worthy of life and can be disposed of as they are seen as... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Voters to weigh $350M bond issuesaid she and her husband moved to Anthem Ranch — an area of Broomfield that is
Voters to weigh $350M bond issue
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 10 hours ago
said she and her husband moved to Anthem Ranch — an area of Broomfield that is experiencing school overcrowding — for the quality of life and high-quality education that also offered safe and secure classrooms in manageable sizes. Devine, who... Read more
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The News & Observer
What you weigh, what size you wear just empty endpointsand the longer obesity is present, the greater the likelihood of developing hea
What you weigh, what size you wear just empty endpoints
The News & Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
and the longer obesity is present, the greater the likelihood of developing health problems that can negatively affect quality of life. Mobility is lost, pain is increased, sleep is impaired and self-image is often damaged. Excess weight can... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Blockade halts construction workersfamily by using natural gas rather than electricity or oil. So there is a signi
Blockade halts construction workers
Chatham Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
family by using natural gas rather than electricity or oil. So there is a significant savings which could contribute to the quality of life of residents on the island, which is one of the biggest selling features.” But despite the cost benefits,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Community rallies around Crystal Lake mother, special education teacher injured in crashhad been in hospice care, was always supported by her family, school system, me
Community rallies around Crystal Lake mother, special education teacher injured in crash
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
had been in hospice care, was always supported by her family, school system, medical practitioners and friends, Sweeney said. “We were all able to work together to keep her in school to give her a wonderful child-like quality of life,” Sweeney s... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Blockade halts construction workersfamily by using natural gas rather than electricity or oil. So there is a signi
Blockade halts construction workers
Sarnia Observer / Posted 12 hours ago
family by using natural gas rather than electricity or oil. So there is a significant savings which could contribute to the quality of life of residents on the island, which is one of the biggest selling features.” But despite the cost benefits,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope Fair announces entertainment line-upDistrict Agricultural Society, whose purpose is to encourage awareness of agric
Port Hope Fair announces entertainment line-up
Northumberland Today / Posted 12 hours ago
District Agricultural Society, whose purpose is to encourage awareness of agriculture and to promote improvements in the quality of life of people living in the agricultural community. The fair promotes conservation of natural resources and... Read more
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NBC News
Here's where Syrian refugees are settling in the U.S.state continues to be a welcoming home for refugees who go on to contribute to
Here's where Syrian refugees are settling in the U.S.
NBC News / Posted 12 hours ago
state continues to be a welcoming home for refugees who go on to contribute to our economic comeback and Michigan's overall quality of life." Close on Michigan's heels is California, which has taken in 1,030 Syrians between Oct. 1 of last year and... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Home Instead Senior Care celebrates new officeto its new office at 2/2 Rob St in Newtown. The Home Instead Senior Care franc
Home Instead Senior Care celebrates new office
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
to its new office at 2/2 Rob St in Newtown. The Home Instead Senior Care franchise puts relationships first to enhance the quality of life, to support independence, protect dignity and respect personal wants and needs. Its Toowoomba service offers... Read more
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The Hill
Trump attacking immigration issue openly and honestlyand wages for U.S. citizens. Second, it must improve the safety and security of
Trump attacking immigration issue openly and honestly
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
and wages for U.S. citizens. Second, it must improve the safety and security of U.S. citizens. Third, it must improve the quality of life of U.S. citizens," Trump said. But what about the wall? What about the "deportation force"? Is Trump not... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
As storm approaches, Tampa re-pitches flood feeof days is going to continue to happen. And businesses will be flooded, homes w
As storm approaches, Tampa re-pitches flood fee
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 hours ago
of days is going to continue to happen. And businesses will be flooded, homes will be flooded, cars will be ruined, and the quality of life for people who live in these areas will be negatively impacted,” said Mayor Buckhorn. After last year's... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
New scholarship opportunity available to Eau Claire studentsof the Eau Claire Community Foundation, which serves as a bridge connecting don
New scholarship opportunity available to Eau Claire students
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 13 hours ago
of the Eau Claire Community Foundation, which serves as a bridge connecting donors with charities in order to improve quality of life in the Eau Claire area. As a non-profit 501(c)(3), the ECPSF is dedicated to promoting value-added learning... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Rep. Cox receives Public Health Innovator Awardothers. “In addition to saving lives as an emergency room physician, Dr. Cox h
Rep. Cox receives Public Health Innovator Award
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 hours ago
others. “In addition to saving lives as an emergency room physician, Dr. Cox has saved countless lives and improved the quality of life for thousands and thousands more by advocating for legislation and funding to support public health and... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
United Way of Stephens Co. names campaign chairmancompassion for others is strong and he has been a part of many important projec
United Way of Stephens Co. names campaign chairman
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 hours ago
compassion for others is strong and he has been a part of many important projects that have shaped Duncan, improving the quality of life for us all,” said Nicole Punneo, the chairman of the United Way board of directors. Askins was chairman of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Reasons to vote yes on pension sales taxsystem. . ■ Curry and the City Council passed a balanced budget last year and
Reasons to vote yes on pension sales tax
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 hours ago
system. . ■ Curry and the City Council passed a balanced budget last year and are expected to do the same this year. Our quality of life is diminished as more of our general revenue is spent to fund the pension shortfall. Returning millions... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlashthat will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next ye
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlash
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
that will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next year in Arizona. "We moved to Arizona for a quality of life and (lower) expense,” said Jones. “I can’t get insurance, so I will have to leave.” Goodwin, North... Read more
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The Irish Times
Tackling suicide and self-harm in Irelandas DBT and cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) are helping people make the necess
Tackling suicide and self-harm in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 13 hours ago
as DBT and cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) are helping people make the necessary changes to improve their outlook and quality of life. Linking with your GP; talking to someone you trust; and telling them how you are feeling is the first step... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlashthat will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next ye
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlash
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 13 hours ago
that will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next year in Arizona. "We moved to Arizona for a quality of life and (lower) expense,” said Jones. “I can’t get insurance, so I will have to leave.” Goodwin, North... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlashthat will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next ye
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlash
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 hours ago
that will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next year in Arizona. "We moved to Arizona for a quality of life and (lower) expense,” said Jones. “I can’t get insurance, so I will have to leave.” Goodwin, North... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Sleep apnea's CPAP doesn't cut heart riskHe explained in a news release that patients using CPAP "are much less sleepy a
Sleep apnea's CPAP doesn't cut heart risk
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 hours ago
He explained in a news release that patients using CPAP "are much less sleepy and depressed, and their productivity and quality of life is enhanced." The New England Journal of Medicine published the study results on Sunday. Head-to-head... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Ruling On Initiatives 75 and 78 Is Not The Final SayMaria Orms of Adams County. "If the state is willing to allow fracking faciliti
Ruling On Initiatives 75 and 78 Is Not The Final Say
CommonDreams.org / Posted 14 hours ago
Maria Orms of Adams County. "If the state is willing to allow fracking facilities into our neighborhoods where not just the quality of life is affected but also the health and safety of our families are put at risk, we will not rest until this... Read more
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heraldscotland
Concerns Brexit could mean borders become 'barrier to social progress'as a barrier to social progress. "Any rolling back of our fundamental human ri
Concerns Brexit could mean borders become 'barrier to social progress'
heraldscotland / Posted 14 hours ago
as a barrier to social progress. "Any rolling back of our fundamental human rights and freedoms would diminish everyone's quality of life. "If EU citizens benefit from advances in economic and social protections in the future, then people in... Read more
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USA Today
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlashthat will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next ye
As Obamacare choices dwindle, feds face consumer, political backlash
USA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
that will expire Dec. 31. UnitedHealth won’t offer any individual plans next year in Arizona. "We moved to Arizona for a quality of life and (lower) expense,” said Jones. “I can’t get insurance, so I will have to leave.” Goodwin, North... Read more
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