Quality of Life

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The Star
Addressing county health challengesand state trends. Among the 67 Florida counties, Gulf ranks 33rd in health out
The Star / Posted 59 minutes ago
and state trends. Among the 67 Florida counties, Gulf ranks 33rd in health outcomes, 41st in length of life and 24th in quality of life, as measured by the Health Rankings and Roadmaps. And all of that is one reason the FDOH established in Gulf... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
City approves funding plan for east side sports complexteam can jump in and practice," Rivero said. The cost of the park will be arou
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
team can jump in and practice," Rivero said. The cost of the park will be around $21 million. $10 million from the 2012 quality of life bonds will help pay for the park but the city approved two funding methods to pay for the rest. The city... Read more
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Canberra Times
Poor quality food in nursing homes hastens residents' demisewound care, a greater likelihood of falls, illness and infection and other very
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
wound care, a greater likelihood of falls, illness and infection and other very costly outcomes, as well as the impact on quality of life. Perversely, federal government funding for nutrition under the Aged Care Funding Instrument has nothing to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago's Amazon bid focuses on workforce and transportationfor Amazon’s massive second headquarters, adding to the growing competition fro
Northwest Herald / Posted an hour ago
for Amazon’s massive second headquarters, adding to the growing competition from cities bragging about their talent pool, quality of life and cultural amenities to lure the tech giant and its promise of jobs. Although some cities have creatively... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Persimmon to review options over Bell Lane, Kesgrave, development as readers back no-homes decisionbut it is also important that we protect important areas of green space around
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 hours ago
but it is also important that we protect important areas of green space around Ipswich, and that is about maintaining the quality of life for residents.” We ran a poll on their websites asking what you thought of the land being used for... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Larimer County planners hear protests about WOLF sanctuary movebe affected in way of life and economically." Another adjacent neighbor, Ron W
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
be affected in way of life and economically." Another adjacent neighbor, Ron Weeks, argued that the noise would affect the quality of life for hundreds of residents and the wildlife they enjoy, while others spoke about the dangers to their horses... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City sends bid to bring Amazon headquarters to San Diegocan provide eight million square feet of space in a continuous greenfield devel
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
can provide eight million square feet of space in a continuous greenfield development and Amazon can embrace our unmatched quality of life in master planned communities with housing for all income levels, biking and hiking trails, recreational... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado's Amazon HQ2 proposal boasts educated workforce, quality of life and future possibilitiesmore for Amazon than any other in North America. Our economy, workforce readine
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 hours ago
more for Amazon than any other in North America. Our economy, workforce readiness initiatives, educational institutions and quality of life will all be stronger and more vibrant with a large Amazon presence in Colorado.” Those qualities, including... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State Sen. Toni Boucher: Connecticut deserves better!was once considered one of the best states in America to live, work, and raise
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
was once considered one of the best states in America to live, work, and raise a family. We had an excellent quality of life, the best educational system, and served as the corporate headquarters for industry giants like Aetna and... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
State leads with talent in Amazon bida complete package. We don't have to compensate with some of the things that ot
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
a complete package. We don't have to compensate with some of the things that other cities are offering. We have a high quality of life, a highly educated workforce and, of course, we meet the criteria of the RFP," aid Andrea Tilliss, marketing... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Dr. Joe Paul joins the City of Hattiesburg in part-time roleand coaching city employees in customer service across all city departments. Dr
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 hours ago
and coaching city employees in customer service across all city departments. Dr. Paul said the goal is to enhance the quality of life for the citizens. "Serving our citizens is our highest priority," Paul said. "It's our why as a city, it's... Read more
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CBS Denver
'Quality Of Life' Used To Lure Amazon HQ2 To Coloradofor Amazon’s next headquarters. The bid also has a few sites for data centers o
CBS Denver / Posted 3 hours ago
for Amazon’s next headquarters. The bid also has a few sites for data centers or other potential sites Amazon may need. “Quality of life cannot be competed against here in Colorado,” Bailey said, “Our pillars we focused on, the place we’ve... Read more
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News.com.au
Likely origin of ovarian cancer foundpart in Women Choosing Surgical Prevention or WISP trial, which seeks to determ
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
part in Women Choosing Surgical Prevention or WISP trial, which seeks to determine whether removing the tubes improves quality of life, compared to removing both the tubes and ovaries," Dr Levine said. Clinical trials are being conducted to... Read more
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Perth Now
Likely origin of ovarian cancer foundpart in Women Choosing Surgical Prevention or WISP trial, which seeks to determ
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
part in Women Choosing Surgical Prevention or WISP trial, which seeks to determine whether removing the tubes improves quality of life, compared to removing both the tubes and ovaries," Dr Levine said. Clinical trials are being conducted to... Read more
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The Sentinel
Pennsylvania cities try to lure Amazon, touting bikes, foodits appeal to other businesses looking to relocate. Besides: Why not? The Harri
The Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
its appeal to other businesses looking to relocate. Besides: Why not? The Harrisburg area is affordable, it offers a high quality of life and business-friendly climate, and it’s relatively close to major cities like New York, Philadelphia and... Read more
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The Star
RM1bil buy by Top Glove sooncontrols by the Chinese government will continue given that as the country pros
The Star / Posted 4 hours ago
controls by the Chinese government will continue given that as the country prospers, the expectations for better quality of life will always be there. The government there has adopted a new platform to better look after the environment,”... Read more
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New Kerala
BC Innovation Council Awards USD 735,000 to Fund Market-Driven Resea - newkerala news #281604and Applied Sciences (NRAS) Endowment Fund, which was established by the Provin
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
and Applied Sciences (NRAS) Endowment Fund, which was established by the Province of British Columbia to enhance the quality of life for British Columbians by building strong environments in research and development, advanced training,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Occupational Therapy Weeksome of the wonderful work they do.On a daily basis, occupational therapists as
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
some of the wonderful work they do.On a daily basis, occupational therapists assist people to improve their well-being and quality of life. They treat injured, ill or disabled patients through the therapeutic use of everyday activities and help... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Poor quality food in nursing homes hastens residents' demisewound care, a greater likelihood of falls, illness and infection and other very
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
wound care, a greater likelihood of falls, illness and infection and other very costly outcomes, as well as the impact on quality of life. Perversely, federal government funding for nutrition under the Aged Care Funding Instrument has nothing to... Read more
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The Age
Poor quality food in nursing homes hastens residents' demisewound care, a greater likelihood of falls, illness and infection and other very
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
wound care, a greater likelihood of falls, illness and infection and other very costly outcomes, as well as the impact on quality of life. Perversely, federal government funding for nutrition under the Aged Care Funding Instrument has nothing to... Read more
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11 News Houston
Chronic pain patients fear opioid crackdown will cost them their medicationBegeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a consta
11 News Houston / Posted 5 hours ago
Begeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a constant stream of opioids for her to have any quality of life. Begeal says the pain is always simmering and the rare times she forgets to take a dose, her pain and early... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Chronic pain patients fear opioid crackdown will cost them their medicationBegeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a consta
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 5 hours ago
Begeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a constant stream of opioids for her to have any quality of life. Begeal says the pain is always simmering and the rare times she forgets to take a dose, her pain and early... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Five firefighters awarded top volunteer honourvolunteer achievements," according to the office of the Lieutenant-Governor of
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 5 hours ago
volunteer achievements," according to the office of the Lieutenant-Governor of Alberta. “There are many aspects of the quality of life that we enjoy as Canadians that depend on the energy, compassion and leadership of community volunteers,"... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Stockton Hoping ‘Guaranteed Income’ Program Will Help its Residentsa new pilot program called Stockton’s Economic Empowerment Demonstration, or SE
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 5 hours ago
a new pilot program called Stockton’s Economic Empowerment Demonstration, or SEED, which will hopefully improve the quality of life by providing select families $500 a month. “Gonna position Stockton as a national leader, that’s a community... Read more
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CBS News
Chris Rosati, who spread happiness while battling ALS, dies at 46He wanted more time to spread kindness. But the trach took away his ability to
CBS News / Posted 6 hours ago
He wanted more time to spread kindness. But the trach took away his ability to speak and substantially diminished his quality of life. In his final email to me, he said the trach had turned him into a "monster." So he elected to disable the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Chronic pain patients fear opioid crackdown will cost them their medicationBegeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a consta
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 hours ago
Begeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a constant stream of opioids for her to have any quality of life. Begeal says the pain is always simmering and the rare times she forgets to take a dose, her pain and early... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Chronic pain patients fear opioid crackdown will cost them their medicationBegeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a consta
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 hours ago
Begeal would love to be off pain medication but her condition requires a constant stream of opioids for her to have any quality of life. Begeal says the pain is always simmering and the rare times she forgets to take a dose, her pain and early... Read more
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Boston Globe
New Hampshire turns Amazon contest into interstate Fight Clubone! Taken together, this all veers dangerously close to old white-flight dog w
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
one! Taken together, this all veers dangerously close to old white-flight dog whistles about “congestion” and “decay” and “quality of life.” The bid also includes a map of places you can get to by car from Londonderry in under an hour. This map... Read more
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Daily Mail
JAN MOIR looks back at innovations over the last 60 yearswish the new generation of digital hearing aids had been included in the Which?
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
wish the new generation of digital hearing aids had been included in the Which? inventory, as they have hugely improved the quality of life for those who use them. Finally, a quick whizz back to the domestic front to celebrate the bagless vacuum... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Pick us! Calgary makes pitch this week to bring Amazon to citysay (they're offering) $7 billion, it's because they have to compensate for bei
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
say (they're offering) $7 billion, it's because they have to compensate for being a high-cost jurisdiction, not offering a quality of life, not being able to build a talent pool and all those things that we offer." The Alberta government would not... Read more
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The Courier
Celebrating everything Swiss Italianlot of those stories of people who came are the same stories that are being rep
The Courier / Posted 7 hours ago
lot of those stories of people who came are the same stories that are being repeated now – of people looking for a better quality of life and coming from places that are really challenging and difficult.” The Swiss Italian Festa runs until... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Downtown Amarillo's new parking garage now openand I think people will embrace the fact that will incorporate some changes lik
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 hours ago
and I think people will embrace the fact that will incorporate some changes like paid parking in order to offer those quality of life things in our city," said Mayor Nelson. The parking garage and surrounding shops are just one project... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Mayor Discusses Attempt To Bring Amazon HQ To TulsaOklahoma City, as well as any city around the world. The mayor said because it
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 7 hours ago
Oklahoma City, as well as any city around the world. The mayor said because it's less expensive to live in Tulsa, and the quality of life is higher here, our city is prime real estate for the $5 billion project. "We put everything that we had... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem residents like plans for north side turn aroundbrush. "A lot of our neighbors rent," she said. "They are great people." Reyn
The Express-Times / Posted 7 hours ago
brush. "A lot of our neighbors rent," she said. "They are great people." Reynolds, who grew up in the neighborhood and still lives there, said the area has an identity that is often overlooked and he wants the quality of life to be what it once w... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
San Diego sends region-wide bid for Amazon's second headquarterscan provide eight million square feet of space in a continuous greenfield devel
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
can provide eight million square feet of space in a continuous greenfield development and Amazon can embrace our unmatched quality of life in master planned communities with housing for all income levels, biking and hiking trails, recreational... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pat Toomey, Bob Casey talk taxes at the White Housea statement saying he “looks forward to continued opportunities to reach across
The Morning Call / Posted 7 hours ago
a statement saying he “looks forward to continued opportunities to reach across the aisle in an effort to provide tangible quality of life improvements for the American people.” Toomey told reporters Wednesday afternoon that he hopes that the tax... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
No bribes or cities named "Amazon": Colorado's pitch to get the next headquarters touts incentives that could exceed $100Ma complete package. We don't have to compensate with some of the things that ot
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 8 hours ago
a complete package. We don't have to compensate with some of the things that other cities are offering. We have a high quality of life, a highly educated workforce and, of course, we meet the criteria of the RFP," aid Andrea Tilliss, marketing... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
D19 Congressman Jodey Arrington talks tax cuts, healthcare live in KCBD studioit means more job opportunities, better jobs. It means a more competitive Ameri
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 8 hours ago
it means more job opportunities, better jobs. It means a more competitive America, and it means, ultimately, a better quality of life for their families." Arrington said economic growth increased six percent after the Kenny tax cuts and eight... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
County Bid for Amazon HQ Includes Santa Claritahe added. Amazon’s location requirements included 8 million square feet of bui
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
he added. Amazon’s location requirements included 8 million square feet of building space, public transportation, quality of life, a computer-savvy workforce and financial incentives. It will be occupied by an estimated 50,000 employees to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Arts education promotes a strong societyto this conclusion over 15 years working with the Cathedral Arts Project, an or
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 hours ago
to this conclusion over 15 years working with the Cathedral Arts Project, an organization whose mission is to enrich our quality of life through unleashing the creative spirit of young people. I had assumed the increasing diversity of our... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Debate rages over facilities for intellectually disabledwant to ensure that any rollout is done smoothly and humanely," he said. The m
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 hours ago
want to ensure that any rollout is done smoothly and humanely," he said. The main idea is to give residents the best quality of life, he said. In the news release that accompanied the Hamburg announcement, the state touted the evidence for... Read more
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Business Wire
Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs Increases Dramaticallyfoundation is dedicated to the support of research, innovative programs and cre
Business Wire / Posted 8 hours ago
foundation is dedicated to the support of research, innovative programs and creative approaches to improve the health and quality of life of Tennesseans for generations to come. BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee’s mission is to provide peace of... Read more
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NBC New York
NYC, Buffalo-Rochester Bid for Amazon's Second Headquartersand many transportation options. Buffalo and Rochester plan a joint bid that h
NBC New York / Posted 9 hours ago
and many transportation options. Buffalo and Rochester plan a joint bid that highlights the area's economic resurgence, quality of life and educated labor force. Not to be left out, officials in Westchester County, Long Island, Syracuse and... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Another step forward for hospice in Hamilton Twp.support to the terminally ill and their significant others, at no cost to the u
Northumberland Today / Posted 9 hours ago
support to the terminally ill and their significant others, at no cost to the user, in a home or homelike setting so that quality of life is maintained and family members may be participants in care." When asked by a student what the cost of the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Minnesota and others make pitch for Amazonand diverse workforce, robust public and privates education system, strong tran
Finance and Commerce / Posted 9 hours ago
and diverse workforce, robust public and privates education system, strong transportation systems, and excellent overall quality of life – all indicators Amazon has identified as key factors in its final decision.” 300 days in the sun (or... Read more
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Business Wire
$32K Grant Awarded to Neighborhood STRONG in Lufkin, TexasNational Bank is proud to partner with Neighborhood STRONG as we both have a st
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
National Bank is proud to partner with Neighborhood STRONG as we both have a strong desire to improve the quality of life for those who live in a particular economically distressed area in our city,” said Trent Ashby, Angelina... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Mayor's race 2017: Eaves says right-wingers have hijacked Buckhead debatecandidate in this race. I have a track record of delivering good public policy
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 hours ago
candidate in this race. I have a track record of delivering good public policy decisions that have positively impacted that quality of life of citizens all over the city, which includes Buckhead. "Shame on the Buckhead Council of Neighborhoods for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento’s Amazon HQ2 bid: A long shot, but worth the tryrailyard, Sleep Train Arena in Natomas and the Bridge District in West Sacramen
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 hours ago
railyard, Sleep Train Arena in Natomas and the Bridge District in West Sacramento. It highlights the tech workforce, quality of life and 15 daily nonstop flights to Seattle, Amazon’s home. And it includes 100 pages of analysis that tries to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Mayor Dee Margo delivers first State of the City addressof the North American Free Trade Agreement to the Borderland region. The mayor
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 hours ago
of the North American Free Trade Agreement to the Borderland region. The mayor gave the audience an update on they City's Quality of Life Bond program which includes 188 projects. "I am happy to report that we have completed half of those... Read more
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