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Health officials: Ebola in Hawaii unlikely, but state is ready

The deadly Ebola outbreak has now claimed nearly 1,500 lives. The virus has been mainly contained to West Africa.

Officials say the risk of Ebola spreading to the U.S. 234 more words


Medical Compensation Scam Calls

For the past 2 months I had been receiving random calls from numbers I had never seen before. After a month of ignoring them and the calls becoming more insistent. 488 more words

The Issue Is...

Do you want to be more active but just don't have the time?

So much is said about the importance of being “active” as part of a healthy lifestyle but it’s often difficult to know exactly what that means. 1,182 more words


Oblivious Irish Eating: Calories on Menus

In 2012, Minister for Health Dr. James Reilly promised legislation would be brought in to include calorie information on restaurant menus. He has not kept this promise and it remains voluntary for restaurants to offer this service or, more usually, not. 939 more words


Citizenship and Income Validation Sept. 5 Deadline

In July 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) begun notifying people who enrolled for health insurance coverage on healthcare.gov “The Marketplace” that they needed additional information to verify their coverage and/or subsidies and cost sharing amounts. 140 more words

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