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Parental divorce stokes stroke risk three-fold in males: Study


September 14th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 14 (IANS) Parental divorce triggers stroke risk by three times in males, especially if the event takes place before they turn 18, as compared to peers from intact ... Read more...

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Doubts Over The Continuation Of McDonalds Health Care Plans


October 1st, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The rumors that are doing the rounds about Mc. Donanld workers health care coverage taking a beating particularly those of the lower level ... Read more...

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Palin attacked by “Mama Grizzlies”


August 18th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.18 (ANI): Pro-abortion rights group -- EMILY'S List - has launched a campaign suggesting that America's so-called "Mama Grizzlies" - a phrase coined by former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin ... Read more...

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Centre approves CPMF scholarship scheme to attract young medicos


June 30th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said that the Centre has approved a scholarship scheme for medical students and institutions willing to serve in Central paramilitary ... Read more...

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Scholarship scheme for medicos to attract them to para-medical services


June 29th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 29(ANI): The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday approved a scholarship scheme for offering scholarship to twenty-five candidates getting admission to selected medical colleges in the country.The Central Para-Military ... Read more...

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Key senate panel clears Obama’s health care reforms


October 14th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) President Barack Obama's plans for universal health care coverage got a boost with an $829 billion plan projected to extend coverage to an additional 29 ... Read more...

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Senate committee approves US health reform bill


October 14th, 2009 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (DPA) A key Senate panel Tuesday approved a major overhaul of US health care coverage, moving President Barack Obama's top domestic priority one step closer to fruition. The Senate ... Read more...

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US health care system at breaking point, says Obama


September 10th, 2009 - 6:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (DPA) President Barack Obama warned that health care in the US has reached a "breaking point" and called for a serious effort to overhaul the system in the ... Read more...

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Obama pushes health care reform amid opposition ’scare tactics’


August 12th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) President Obama has accused the opposition of scare tactics against a proposed health care overhaul, saying failing to fix problems in the current system would be the scariest ... Read more...

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Peterson of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation’s view on America’s health care systems


June 2nd, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by GD
With a new President on board who sincerely wants to expand health care access with a broad, bipartisan vote, people from all the world over want to put across their ideas and ... Read more...

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Regular walking halves disability risk in elders


July 16th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 16 (IANS) The elderly decrease risk of disability by 41 percent by taking part in walking exercises, according to a new study. The study found that older people who walked ... Read more...

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40-minute daily walk cuts disability risk in older adults


July 16th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): A 40-minute daily walk can cut disability risk in older adults, suggests a new study.During the study, 26 low-income adults aged 60 and older were randomly ... Read more...

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Recommended colorectal cancer screening still below target


July 14th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): A new study reveals that nearly 50 percent of people are not getting screened for colorectal cancer, even though the recommended tests have already proven to reduce ... Read more...

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