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Many hospital workers, whose job it is to help people get well, struggle to keep themselves healthy and fit. Their jobs involve high levels of intensity and pressure, and managing those while trying to make mindful lifestyle choices can be overwhelming....
From: Parent Dish | By: Jenny Che | Monday, February 8, 2016
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If we want to live in a country with single-payer healthcare and a $15 minimum wage, our only choice is to fight...
From: Salon.com | By: Robert Reich, ROBERTREICH.org | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Recent speeches of Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz - the top four seeking the presidency - focus mainly on the turbulent and fascinating domestic issues in America: guns, gays, abortion, taxes, education and health care. However,...
From: That's Fit | By: Ben Barber | Monday, February 8, 2016
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IBM A potential President Watson fields questions from the White House press. While we might have already seen our first robot in the 2016 presidential election, a serious supercomputer is hopping in the fray. IBM's Watson, the artificial intelligence...
From: Popular Science | By: Dave Gershgorn | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Socialism. During the cold war, it was The dirty word in American politics. But, it's a popular idea today amongst millennial voters -- who one day will show up to vote in droves. Slightly older voters still remember the USSR, Soviet Russia and many...
From: AOL Television | By: Grant Stern | Monday, February 8, 2016
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I'm looking for the way out of a life of perpetual admin-assistance.I completed my Ph.D. in English Language and Literature in 2014, but as frequent mefites know, jobs in academia are extremely difficult to come by. I went into academia because I love...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Dressed to Kill | Monday, February 8, 2016
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In this episode of Scheer Intelligence, Robert Scheer sits down with potential Green party presidential candidate, Jill Stein, to discuss her plans and why she thinks the Green Party is more relevant than ever. Though former physician and previous Green...
From: AOL Television | By: Robert Scheer | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Shaji Ul Mulk speaks exclusively to The National and reveals for the first time his part in the still unfolding story of the Address Downtown Dubai fire.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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A great paradox of the transition to a sustainable economy is that it will not be achieved in rural places in harmony with nature, but in cities built to exploit nature without destroying it. The problem with the idea of getting "back" to nature is that...
From: Parent Dish | By: Steven Cohen | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Sitting on Dr. Peter Liacouras's desk is a razor, a stick of deodorant, and a partially built prosthetic arm. Behind him, several 3D printers buzz away, creating contraptions in plastic, nylon, and titanium. Today he is working on creating a custom device...
From: AOL Television | By: Tarun Wadhwa | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Given Congress’ sight-unseen dismissal, the president’s go-for-broke strategy makes sense.
From: Politico | By: Timothy Noah | Monday, February 8, 2016
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1. Social Media Influencers are more important than traditional political endorsements There is a mantra I repeat all the time: “If the information is important it will find me” . We don’t go find the news. It finds us.  The majority of presidential...
From: Blog Maverick | By: CyberDust ID - Blogmaverick | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Slavery comparison, screaming about "body parts: Anti-choicers are nutty, so we need to be talking about it more...
From: Salon.com | By: Amanda Marcotte | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Within the mysterious depths of our brains and bodies remain the ancient systems that adjust our sleep, energy, mood and behaviors in alignment with the ebb and flow of nature’s seasons. Many moons ago, especially in temperate latitudes, we evolved...
From: Brain Blogger | By: Carla Clark, PhD | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Optimizing glycemic control should be a priority for all health care providers in the inpatient setting. Uncontrolled hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients with or without a previous diagnosis of diabetes is associated with adverse outcomes and longer...
From: American Journal of Medicine | By: Managing Editor | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Credit Suisse got the attention of Wall Street last week when it issued a report recommending that investors buy shares in one of the largest for-profit college companies, DeVry Education Group. The report came less than a week after the Federal Trade...
From: Ecofabulous | By: David Halperin | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Rubio's team must be hoping the electorate is so distracted by Trump & Cruz it won't listen to him too closely...
From: Salon.com | By: Gary Legum | Monday, February 8, 2016
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The presidential campaign issue of veterans health care is worth keeping a close eye on, even if you aren’t a veteran or a close family member of one.
From: Reason | By: Reason Staff | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Veterans may not now have a choice of where to go for health care. But they will have a choice in November’s election, as we all will.
From: Reason | By: Ira Stoll | Monday, February 8, 2016
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The wards to watch, the issues being neglected—and just how much New Hampshirites don’t love Bernie.
From: Politico | By: (POLITICO Magazine) | Monday, February 8, 2016
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WASHINGTON — Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a government report out Tuesday that has implications for the presidential campaign. All but Florida had accepted a Medicaid...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Flickr/Startup Stock PhotosI was scared after I was thrown out of school. I didn’t want to spend my life in prison. I didn’t want to have a 9-5 job. I understand not every 9-5 job is bad. But I didn’t even want a job I loved. I was afraid of not...
From: Business Insider | By: James Altucher | Monday, February 8, 2016
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According to a survey of nearly 22,000 companies around the world.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Marcus Noland | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Companies increasingly are putting cash behind events around primaries and debates, settings they say are more casual and less transactional.
From: Politico | By: Anna Palmer | Monday, February 8, 2016
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"Violent." "Sickening." "Disgusting." "Inhuman." These are all words regularly used by prominent media sources to stigmatize and mislead on the reality of abortion. Listening to these words used to smear and shame women who exercise the right to an abortion,...
From: Truthout | Monday, February 8, 2016
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John Kasich, the two-term current governor of Ohio, has built his campaign on the message…
From: Black Enterprise | By: Hailey Wallace | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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The answer implicit in even asking that question is horrifying...
From: Salon.com | By: Scott Eric Kaufman | Monday, February 8, 2016
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The Flint water crisis has been going on now for far too long and residents of the Michigan city still have no end in sight for their potential healthcare problem. But to make matters even worse, their own elected Republican Governor, Rick Snyder, has...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Nick Younker | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Obama was surprised by persistent racism he faced, Dyson tells Salon, and never found his footing on racial issues...
From: Salon.com | By: David Daley | Monday, February 8, 2016
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New World Angels, along with Florida Angels Network and Florida Funders, recently led a $1.1 million investment in TAO Connect Inc. St. Petersburg, Florida-based TAO Connect provides online mental health treatment....
From: PE Hub | By: Luisa Beltran | Monday, February 8, 2016
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It is with no desire to convince anyone of anything that I write this piece. I do not want to convince, cajole, harangue or harass. And I certainly don't want to shame anyone, because there is already far too much shame out there and far too many people...
From: AOL Television | By: Ester Amy Fischer | Monday, February 8, 2016
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We need improvements in K-12 education. Too few students learn the critical thinking skills they need for successful life, work and citizenship. The race and class of students and the financial resources of their communities skew student learning. epublicans...
From: AOL Television | By: Arthur Camins | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Last Tuesday night, Buffalo Bills player Tony Steward announced on Instagram that he lost his fiancee to ovarian cancer, just two months after she was diagnosed with the disease. "You have the biggest heart I have ever seen in my entire life and I promise...
From: Glamour | Monday, February 8, 2016
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This post The Increasingly Fragile Upper-Middle Class appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Many of these apparently high incomes are completely absorbed by high-cost upper middle class expenses. Charles Hugh Smith reports... The post The Increasingly Fragile...
From: The Daily Reckoning | By: Charles Hugh Smith | Monday, February 8, 2016
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If there is one response to a question made by reporters and politicians alike that sets my teeth on edge it is "Now that's a very good question!" I find that the only reason the questioner is being complimented is because the person who is being queried...
From: AOL Television | By: Sherman Yellen | Monday, February 8, 2016
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The Obama administration's ongoing scandals over immigration, health care, the Internal Revenue Service, and national security share a common denominator: the inexorable growth of government. If Americans are ever to restore accountability to Washington,...
From: The American | By: Lauren Duffy | Monday, February 8, 2016
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People are starting to get excited about another Obamacare work-around: The section 1332 waiver. This refers to a section of Obamacare that allows states great flexibility in how they deliver Obamacare within their borders. The curious thing about section...
From: The Independent Institute | By: John R. Graham | Monday, February 8, 2016
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We can all safely assume that the bloodshed of last week’s episode has been adequately mopped up, because this week begins with the Crawleys planning to open Downton to the general public as a means of charity for—you guessed it—The Hospital....
From: Geekosystem | By: Abby Norman | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Black poverty is fundamentally distinct from white poverty—and so cannot be addressed without grappling with racism.
From: The Atlantic | By: Ta Nehisi Coates | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Liberals announce that the complement of military personnel in the region will climb to 830, up from the current 650 The post Canada’s bombing mission over by Feb. 22; training mission to triple appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Greenberg Traurig LLP hired Raymond F. Bogenrief as a shareholder in the corporate and securities practice. Bogenrief joins the firm’s Chicago office from Vedder Price. Before Vedder, he was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis....
From: PE Hub | By: Stephanie Rogan | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Many of these apparently high incomes are completely absorbed by high-cost upper middle class expenses.Since the top 10% takes home 50% of all household income, it follows that this top slice has most of the discretionary cash, i.e. net income left after...
From: Of Two Minds | By: Charles Hugh Smith | Monday, February 8, 2016
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#IHelpOthersBy, or “I help others by…” — how would you complete that sentence? Thousands of people worldwide are doing just that right now, with #IHelpOthersBy currently the number one trending hashtag on Twitter. According to Buzz Trends, this...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Stacey Cole | Monday, February 8, 2016
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PRESS RELEASE: Trinity Capital Investment (Trinity), a leading provider of venture loans and equipment leases to emerging, venture growth-stage companies, today announced results for the year ended December 31, 2015. The Company funded 22 portfolio......
From: VentureBeat | By: Business Wire | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Instead of "Yes we can," many Democrats have adopted a new slogan this election year: "We shouldn't even try." We shouldn't try for single-payer system, they say. We'll be lucky if we prevent Republicans from repealing Obamacare. We shouldn't try for...
From: AOL Television | By: Robert Reich | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Exposure to lead has been linked to reduced reading scores, oppositional behavior and increased rates of teen pregnancy....
From: New York Times | By: AARON E. CARROLL | Monday, February 8, 2016
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If you weren’t paying close attention to the simple black-and-white television advertisement that ran midway through the second quarter of Super Bowl 50, you’d never know what it was about. It featured no celebrities. No laugh lines. It wasn’t...
From: Washington Post | By: Todd C. Frankel | Monday, February 8, 2016
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On the 14th January 2016, the World Health Organisation declared an end of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Less than a day later, a new case in Sierra Leone was detected, indicating that the path to eradication must be paved with vigilance and patience....
From: AOL Television | By: Toyin Ojora-Saraki | Monday, February 8, 2016
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