10 cities with the worst quality of life


10 cities with the worst quality of life Published: Feb 23, 2016 2:28 p.m. ET By  Catey Hill – Reporter Where you live in this country may help determine how satisfied you are with your life. Overall, the well-being of …

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Expats Pay For NHS Treatment


Expats Now Have To Pay For NHS Treatment               Overseas visitors who need healthcare while in England are now being charged differently for using the NHS The way the NHS charges these visitors has …

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Old-time diseases


5 old-time diseases that are making a comeback By Michael Gollust Published January 09, 2016 Bubonic plague bacteria from a patient, in a photo obtained on 15 January 2003 from the US Centers For Disease Control. (CDC/AFP/File) Measles, tuberculosis… bubonic …

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So you’re ready to be a tea connoisseur, but you don’t know where to start. Well, you’re in luck! Being a fan of the art of tea drinking, I’ve made it easy for you by putting together everything you need …

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Potatoes 101


Potatoes 101 Nov. 5, 2015 – Allison Kuhn, MS, RD, LD, Kroger Corporate Dietitian Last year, over one million acres of potatoes were planted in the United States, resulting in billions of pounds of harvested spuds. If you’re like the …

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Medical ID theft


Urgent danger of medical ID theft Medical identity theft is a growing problem that can take years to unravel if it happens to you, and it’s potentially deadly dangerous. An identity thief might use your insurance for a “once in …

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Worry of the day: MERS-CoV


(MERS-CoV) Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus unlikely to reach epidemic status, experts say Date:December 11, 2014 Source: Elsevier Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is an emerging virus, with the first case reported in 2012. It exhibits a 40% fatality …

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Effects of the Affordable Care Act


Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Economic Productivity Casey Mulligan, a professor of economics at the University of Chicago, received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago in 1993. He has been a visiting professor at Harvard …

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Hot Spring VA Hospital


Mystery in Hot Springs Veterans are baffled – and furious – as VA prepares to abandon a medical center that serves three states.  By Ken Olsen – December 1, 2014 Featured in The American Legion Magazine Read more about the …

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Skin Deep Beauty


Beauty from the Inside Out By Heather Pratt, MNT They say beauty is only skin deep, but “they” obviously don’t know anything about how the skin works. Considering that our skin is a direct reflection of what is happening on …

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