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Family Concerned Republican Health Care Plan Could Wipe Them Out

DENVER (CBS4) – The first Congressional test for the Republican health care bill comes on Thursday. A vote is scheduled in the House of Representatives. 387 more words

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New study shows that girls soccer has higher per capita rate of concussions than any other sport

When you think of prep sports concussions, you almost certainly think of football first. Yet a new study shows that football barely has the second-highest per capita rate of concussions and traumatic brain injuries among all health setbacks in a specific high school sports. 274 more words

Football

That smug git @LouisTheroux played a blinder with his brain injury documentary

Theroux spends a lot of his time visiting America as a smug pom whose dry sense of humour completely escapes the people he is sending up. 232 more words

Health Economics

Bike Saftety Is For Everyone, Especially Your Children by Shannon Lubraggie

With spring and summer fast approaching, I thought now is a good time to start thinking about bicycle safety and offer up some of the pro’s best tips! 420 more words

Life

Family of Edmonton girl who suffered brain damage after dental visit sues for $26.5 million

An Edmonton dentist and his associates are facing a $26-million civil lawsuit that claims a girl suffered brain damage while under care in the dentist’s office following surgery. 341 more words

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Montreal General Hospital to close 23-bed stroke and brain-injury unit

Despite making $21 million in cuts to its budget, the McGill University Health Centre must still comply with a “legal requirement” to chop another $7 million, and has decided to close a unit at the Montreal General Hospital for stroke and traumatic brain-injury patients, the Montreal Gazette has learned. 580 more words

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SIU investigation drags on in fatal Ottawa crash, even after key witness dies

A driver who fled from Ottawa police and was minutes later involved in a crash that killed 24-year-old Alex Cross died in December, the Citizen has learned. 865 more words

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