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KPBS San Diego
Homeless Emergency In San Ysidro Schools Escalates With Grant Lossheads at night. Acting on a vote by the school board, Superintendent Julio Fons
Homeless Emergency In San Ysidro Schools Escalates With Grant Loss
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 minutes ago
heads at night. Acting on a vote by the school board, Superintendent Julio Fonseca called on Gov. Jerry Brown to declare a state of emergency. The situation was dire for the elementary school community of San Ysidro. Its 5,263 students draw not... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Beatrice A. ‘Betty’ KaliliBritish Army during World War II, serving as a driver for motorcycles, trucks,
Beatrice A. ‘Betty’ Kalili
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 minutes ago
British Army during World War II, serving as a driver for motorcycles, trucks, and other military vehicles providing escort services for military personnel and prisoners. She belonged to the same army unit as Princess Elizabeth and, although the two... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Can cottages cure homelessness? Dallas project to offer answersin Dallas. The problem? One-bedroom apartments and low-rent units are hard to f
Can cottages cure homelessness? Dallas project to offer answers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 47 minutes ago
in Dallas. The problem? One-bedroom apartments and low-rent units are hard to find, especially in Dallas’ hot real estate market. There’s also a need for landlords willing to rent to people with limited income and rocky pasts. Chronically... Read more
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Miami New Times
Meet South Florida's Real Life Pet Detectivehas this confidence about what to do in a crisis." First, as usual, Katz ran a
Meet South Florida's Real Life Pet Detective
Miami New Times / Posted 2 hours ago
has this confidence about what to do in a crisis." First, as usual, Katz ran a background check on her client and combed social media. She called the shelters. It was crucial to act fast, because in Miami-Dade, strays — or lost pets believed to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In Illinois and elsewhere, do state rules drive suicide rates?on a waiting list to receive treatment for alcoholism at Hines VA Hospital and
In Illinois and elsewhere, do state rules drive suicide rates?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
on a waiting list to receive treatment for alcoholism at Hines VA Hospital and without access to other quality health care services. By the time a spot opened up for Young at Hines, it was too late. For several decades, lawmakers in Washington,... Read more
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Sun Star
Philippine Green Jobs Act approvedthat contributes to preserving or restoring the quality of the environment, be
Philippine Green Jobs Act approved
Sun Star / Posted 2 hours ago
that contributes to preserving or restoring the quality of the environment, be it in the agriculture, industry or services sector. The President inked on April 29 Republic Act 10771, or the "Philippine Green Jobs Act of 2016", which shall... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel wines, dines City Council alliescrisis and potential teachers strike at Chicago Public Schools. The Emanuel ad
Emanuel wines, dines City Council allies
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
crisis and potential teachers strike at Chicago Public Schools. The Emanuel administration is billing the dinner as a social event, a way for the mayor to show his appreciation for council leaders and the help they've provided him, an... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsWalk: Sunday, 7:30 a.m., parking lot, Keystone College, 1 College Road, La Plum
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
Walk: Sunday, 7:30 a.m., parking lot, Keystone College, 1 College Road, La Plume. 570-945-6995. Albright Memorial Library: Social Justice Book Club, Monday, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., community room, Lackawanna County Children’s Library, Vine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ebonyi - the Gains of Strategic Communicationsgap between the government and the people is the strength of the current admini
Ebonyi - the Gains of Strategic Communications
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
gap between the government and the people is the strength of the current administration of Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State. Since the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi appointed Dr. Emmanuel Onwe as the commissioner for Information and State... Read more
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The Local
Research at Stockholm University: 'as impressive as Princeton'he knew he was headed to Stockholm. “Stockholm University is very well-rated i
Research at Stockholm University: 'as impressive as Princeton'
The Local / Posted 7 hours ago
he knew he was headed to Stockholm. “Stockholm University is very well-rated internationally, and the Political Science Department is particularly strong,” he tells The Local. He cited the chance to work with international relations Professor... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Medi-Cal AIDS program is underfunded, advocates sayrejected another HIV medication, and now his viral load was spiking. Sitting i
Medi-Cal AIDS program is underfunded, advocates say
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 hours ago
rejected another HIV medication, and now his viral load was spiking. Sitting in his living room, Martin told a nurse and a social worker that he'd recently spent three days in the hospital with a high fever. The social worker, Scott Blackburn, told... Read more
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Crosscut
Your official GiveBIG cheatsheetor no direct interaction with voters. CityClub believes Washingtonians deserve
Your official GiveBIG cheatsheet
Crosscut / Posted 9 hours ago
or no direct interaction with voters. CityClub believes Washingtonians deserve better, so they’ve founded the Washington State Debate Coalition, which will host free, nonpartisan, publicly accessible debates for Governor and U.S. Senator in Fall... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Man Who Terrifies Wall Streetacts like a budding pol with a gift for wisecracks and shtick.Credit Photograph
The Man Who Terrifies Wall Street
The New Yorker / Posted 10 hours ago
acts like a budding pol with a gift for wisecracks and shtick.Credit Photograph by Platon for The New Yorker As the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara runs one of the largest and most respected offices of... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Ward Room’s Legislative Round-Up: Lawmakers Return to Springfieldin session from Tuesday through Friday and the House will meet Tuesday through
Ward Room’s Legislative Round-Up: Lawmakers Return to Springfield
NBC Chicago / Posted 10 hours ago
in session from Tuesday through Friday and the House will meet Tuesday through Thursday. May is a pivotal period for the state legislature, as lawmakers are scheduled to be in session twenty-one of the month’s twenty-nine remaining days. At the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
What does Brazil's political crisis mean for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games?much notice of the relay, for the nation is neck deep in problems of a much mor
What does Brazil's political crisis mean for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games?
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
much notice of the relay, for the nation is neck deep in problems of a much more urgent nature. After a period of historic social reforms and economic growth under the leftist government of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and the first term of his... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Rise in cost of education leads to new student loan pitfallscost of getting a degree has increased dramatically. According to their office
Rise in cost of education leads to new student loan pitfalls
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 hours ago
cost of getting a degree has increased dramatically. According to their office of institutional research, one year of in-state tuition at Auburn University in 1980 was $660. Students enrolled now however are paying $10,424, which is 15 times... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Fate of Richland Co. DSS building leads to debate among state, county leadersStrong words between political leaders were exchanged over the status of upgrad
Fate of Richland Co. DSS building leads to debate among state, county leaders
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 hours ago
Strong words between political leaders were exchanged over the status of upgrading Richland County's Department of Social Services building. During a meeting Monday, a county official and a state senator got into a heated debate over delays and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Million dollar windfall for hospital staffCoast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collecti
Million dollar windfall for hospital staff
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 hours ago
Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collectively been awarded more than $1 million in State Government funding grants for medical research. From research in neurosciences and aged care, to hospital antibiotic... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Becroft appointed Children's Commissionerchanges to Child, Youth and Family. He will replace paediatrician Dr Russell W
Becroft appointed Children's Commissioner
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 hours ago
changes to Child, Youth and Family. He will replace paediatrician Dr Russell Wills, whose five-year term ends in July. Social Development Minister Anne Tolley said Judge Becroft would be seconded from his duties as a judge for an unusually... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Million dollar windfall for hospital staffCoast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collecti
Million dollar windfall for hospital staff
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collectively been awarded more than $1 million in State Government funding grants for medical research. From research in neurosciences and aged care, to hospital antibiotic... Read more
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Queensland Times
Million dollar windfall for hospital staffCoast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collecti
Million dollar windfall for hospital staff
Queensland Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collectively been awarded more than $1 million in State Government funding grants for medical research. From research in neurosciences and aged care, to hospital antibiotic... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Principal Youth Court Judge Andrew Becroft appointed new Children's Commissionerchanges to Child, Youth and Family. He will replace paediatrician Dr Russell W
Principal Youth Court Judge Andrew Becroft appointed new Children's Commissioner
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
changes to Child, Youth and Family. He will replace paediatrician Dr Russell Wills, whose five-year term ends in July. Social Development Minister Anne Tolley said Judge Becroft would be seconded from his duties as a judge for an unusually... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Million dollar windfall for hospital staffCoast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collecti
Million dollar windfall for hospital staff
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collectively been awarded more than $1 million in State Government funding grants for medical research. From research in neurosciences and aged care, to hospital antibiotic... Read more
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News Mail
Million dollar windfall for hospital staffCoast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collecti
Million dollar windfall for hospital staff
News Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) clinical research teams have collectively been awarded more than $1 million in State Government funding grants for medical research. From research in neurosciences and aged care, to hospital antibiotic... Read more
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Boston Globe
New York City casts a net to catch the next big startupto the research firm CB Insights. But the big hit — the next Google or Faceboo
New York City casts a net to catch the next big startup
Boston Globe / Posted 12 hours ago
to the research firm CB Insights. But the big hit — the next Google or Facebook or even Salesforce, a powerhouse in online services for business — has proved elusive. To improve the odds of fostering that next big thing in New York, executives at... Read more
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iTWire
48,000 fire alarms can be wrong160 agencies in NSW government, energy suppliers, and 152 local councils. The D
48,000 fire alarms can be wrong
iTWire / Posted 13 hours ago
160 agencies in NSW government, energy suppliers, and 152 local councils. The DAC can demand this information based on the social priorities as determined by the state government and the premier,” he said. A later speaker, Helen Owens, Assistant... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Program to curb lead poisoning stalls in budget squabble between Poloncarz, lawmakersfor the eight new lead program staffers, saying it sets a bad precedent. He als
Program to curb lead poisoning stalls in budget squabble between Poloncarz, lawmakers
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 hours ago
for the eight new lead program staffers, saying it sets a bad precedent. He also said some current staff vacancies are in departments he doesn’t control. And other vacant staff positions exist in departments that the Legislature would like to keep... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Qwabe's Tipping Point: What WE and YOU really meanamong them is the assistance these companies require from senior personnel and
Qwabe's Tipping Point: What WE and YOU really mean
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 hours ago
among them is the assistance these companies require from senior personnel and leaders in the National Treasury department, South African Revenue Services and other state institutions and agencies to successfully launder big money out of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Palisades Park council hires auditor to review defeated school budgettaxes. The borough didn’t have to advertise for the job, said Borough Attorney
Palisades Park council hires auditor to review defeated school budget
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 hours ago
taxes. The borough didn’t have to advertise for the job, said Borough Attorney John Schettino, because professional services are exempt from bidding requirements. The budget became the focus of this year’s school election campaign, with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel makes moves on homelessness; critics still boosaid Andy Thayer of the Uptown Tent City Organizers. "You're cleaning up the la
Emanuel makes moves on homelessness; critics still boo
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
said Andy Thayer of the Uptown Tent City Organizers. "You're cleaning up the lakefront for yuppie tourists." Emanuel's top social services aide said that's not the case. Those residing under four viaducts were chosen for the next phase of the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Special needs students and life after schoolafter high school, there's nobody there waiting to take your hand and say, 'Thi
Special needs students and life after school
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 16 hours ago
after high school, there's nobody there waiting to take your hand and say, 'This is now your next step,'” said Smith. The state of Georgia allows students like Mary Stuart to stay in high school until they turn 22 or graduate, whichever comes... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Seniors taking to illegal measures to be able afford to livethird of Australians were living below the poverty line. Australia ranked the
Seniors taking to illegal measures to be able afford to live
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 17 hours ago
third of Australians were living below the poverty line. Australia ranked the second lowest of the 34 OECD countries on social equity, ahead only of South Korea, with 36% of pensioners surviving on less than half of the country's median... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Pentagon to Open New Cyberfront in War Against ISISChina, North Korea and Iran, Admiral Michael S. Rogers, commander of the unit,
Pentagon to Open New Cyberfront in War Against ISIS
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 17 hours ago
China, North Korea and Iran, Admiral Michael S. Rogers, commander of the unit, said in testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee earlier this month. Also known as "the Islamic State in the Levant," or "ISIL," ISIS has limited organic... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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USA Today
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
USA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
March 2016 Flash Floodingbenefits locations ready to help flood victims Starting today and lasting thro
March 2016 Flash Flooding
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 17 hours ago
benefits locations ready to help flood victims Starting today and lasting through the week, people affected in the state by recent floods will begin receiving emergency food assistance. (Source: KSLA News 12) Flood victims can get... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
KING5 Seattle / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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First Coast News
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
First Coast News / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spendingBERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and p
Social service shortfalls hinder health, boost medical spending
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 hours ago
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — States that spend more money on social services and public health programs relative to medical care have much healthier residents than states that don’t, a study out today by a prominent public health researcher found. The... Read more
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