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  1. Contraceptive ImplantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BellaOnline

    ... An unintended pregnancy is more costly and risky. If you are interested in the implant, then take the time to find a health care provider who is trained in the insertion techniques. This will minimize the chance of an adverse event. I hope this ...

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  2. Obituary: Richard E. Fuhrer / Insurance executive's other passion was golfRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    Determined that a low score would not happen again and stain the club's reputation for being one of the hardest golf courses in the country, had the rough along the fairways and around the greens grown to nearly impossible lengths and thickness for the 1983 national championship. native who played basketball in high school and college and later developed his independent insurance agency into one of the most successful in the region, died Wednesday after a long struggle with Parkinson's disease.

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  3. EDITORIAL: Enough to make you sickRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    The federal/state health-care plan for low-income Americans is one of the biggest sources of government fraud, and is a huge reason why medical costs have grossly outpaced all others over the past half-century. And unless substantial reforms are made, the country's oldest attempt at nationalized health care won't deliver on its promise to serve the estimated 95 million people -- nearly one in three Americans -- that the right now can't get adequate service because so many doctors no longer want to deal with the bureaucracy and low reimbursement rates set by a complex and artificial pricing scheme.

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  4. Mort Zuckerman not attending Hamptons charity gameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Post

    Former NYC top cop Ray Kelly is expected to return as the impartial umpire at the annual Artists & Writers softball game in East Hampton on Aug. 15. But one regular will not be there. Mort Zuckerman, who is having trouble finding a buyer for his beleaguered Daily News - where the print circulation has tumbled 30 percent over the past year - is going to skip the annual charity fundraiser, our Keith J. Kelly reports.

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  5. Public health director remembers time without vaccine programsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... vaccine,' when you're that close to it," Weaver, 67, said. For the past 20 years, Weaver, administrative director for health departments in Jackson, Beckham, Greer, Harmon and Tillman counties, has dedicated her life to public health. A team of 10 ...

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  6. Nonprofit plans room makeover for Northfield boy with blood disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    When Seth Peake was a toddler, his parents replaced their furniture with bean bag cushions and donned him in makeshift vests crafted out of bubble wrap. Sharp corners and edges throughout his Northfield home were softened with swimming pool noodles.

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  7. Polk Canning College motto is - Yes, I can can'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    By completing courses in the canning college individuals gained the confidence that the vegetables they can at home are safe for family and friends to enjoy throughout the coming year. Home canning involves adding food to jars and heating them to a high enough temperature to kill microorganisms that can make you sick, such as Clostridium botulinum, or organisms that cause food to spoil.

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  8. Verizon Faces Strike by 37,000 as Contract Talks Go Down to WireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... telecommunications giant is pushing back against union demands such as increasing tuition assistance and eliminating health-insurance contributions, which were instituted for the first time in the 2012 contract. The unions' proposals are a response ...

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  9. China to expand medical insurance for major illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... serious illnesses such as cancer and diabetes can bankrupt households under the current system. The aim of expanding health insurance was to "effectively alleviate poverty caused by illness" and to build a strong universal healthcare system, the ...

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  10. Is Bernie stuck in the middle with the Donald?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , Meta , National Security , Science , Transportation , or White House . If your ...

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  11. Lynx Send Shock Sixth Straight LossRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Maya Moore scored 16 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and Sylvia Fowles added 19 points to lead the Minnesota Lynx to an 86-80 win over Tulsa on Saturday night. Moore hit a 3-pointer midway through the fourth quarter to break a 71-71 tie and hit two more 3s down the stretch to reach 20 points for the 10th straight game.

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  12. Urology group to host 5K run/walk event for prostate cancer awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... 500 participants and raise $100,000. While numerous gender-neutral races are held in East Texas to bring awareness to health initiatives, this new event is the first to target men only. But women are invited to support the cause. McAndrew has ...

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  13. Be grateful for another year. Now get fit.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Nothing makes you think more about health than a birthday, and that's a good thing. That grand milestone helps you to evaluate your state of health, not just physically, but also emotionally and spiritually.

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  14. Could two eggs a day keep the doctor away?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Eggs have long had a bad rap when it comes to health. The criticism is that they're nothing more than tiny trojan horses, importing their high levels of artery-clogging cholesterol into your body.

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  15. Surfer With Disabilities Inspires SoCal BeachgoersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    For one man, the challenge of surfing starts long before he hits the water. The 22 year old can't walk, but with the help of friends he's able to pull himself onto his board and into the ocean to ride the waves.

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  16. O-H-I-OinkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    This is the season of sunflowers, ripe tomatoes and sweet corn and, finally, butterflies. This is also the season of shedding.

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  17. Metabolic syndrome and obesity among users of second generation...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Second generation antipsychotics , such as clozapine, olanzapine, risperidone and quetiapine, are among the most effective therapies to stabilize symptoms schizophrenia spectrum disorders.

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  18. Volunteers give free dental care at the University of MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KMIZ

    The Missouri Dental Association gave more than $1 million in free dental care to people in need over the weekend. Dentists and hygienists volunteered their time to give free cleanings, tooth extractions and even oral surgeries at the Hearnes Center on the University of Missouri campus.

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  19. Subway sandwich artists set world record in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    Suzanne Greco, SUBWAY president, left, receives the Guinness World Record title for most people making sandwiches simultaneously, with 1,481 people from around the world participat... LAS VEGAS - Subway's "sandwich artists" cranked out a record number of their lunchmeat masterpieces in Las Vegas on Saturday. Franchisees and employees from around the world set a Guinness World Record for the "most people making sandwiches simultaneously" when 1,481 people built subs at the same time during the brand's annual convention in Las Vegas.

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  20. Families face tough decisions as costs soar for elder careRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... home now runs $91,000 a year, according to a report from the insurer Genworth Financial. One year of visits from home-health aides runs $45,760. NEW YORK - Doris Ranzman had followed the expert advice, planning ahead in case she wound up unable to ...

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