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Part Time Workers State of the Economy

Many people say the Great Recession is over or still in recovery. Many people are struggling to make ends meet working part time jobs, many at fast food. 117 more words

Social Issues And Discussions

The 5 Facts People STILL Forget About Obamacare

(PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS BEING WRITTEN FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF AN INSURANCE BROKER IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA. YOUR MILEAGE MAY VARY, AS THEY SAY) 685 more words

Doctors fed up with being overworked and underpaid

In Britain, junior doctors are striking because of the long hours and lack of pay that they feel put patients at risk. This strike is sanctioned by the British Medical Association. 147 more words

Poverty: NY-23rd & Rep. Reed

A blog in the local newspaper’s (Penn Yan Chronicle Express)  on-line site discussed the poverty level of the our congressional district, the NY-23. It had a link to   920 more words

Reed's Views

Pain and the Perfect Storm

A perfect storm has been brewing across the United States—and in Oregon, in particular—and most of us haven’t even noticed.

Turns out managing pain on a daily basis is killing us. 288 more words

Science Communication

Report: ACA slices American uninsured rate

About 17.6 million people have gained health insurance coverage through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, according to a recent report from the Department of Health & Human Services. 76 more words

Affordable Care

When the market meets science

Got a rare disease? Step to the back of the line if you’re poor

Most of us understand a thread in the tapestry of how capitalism works: when folks demand something—such as cell phones—investors jump into the fray, markets open, and prices drop. 470 more words

Native Science