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Drug Testing Welfare Recipients is Illogical

Drug testing is a practice that is difficult to justify whether it is for welfare or a new job. When it’s taxpayer funded, however, there needs to be proof that the results prove worth. 378 more words

Economics

🇦🇺 Youth suicide prevention support for Grafton community in Australia

Australia: In an effort to tackle Australia’s growing mental health problems and high suicide rates, Grafton was been announced today as the first location to get one of ten new headspace youth mental health services, providing an increase in support available to young people and their families during times of need. 593 more words

Emergency.Life

Parental Involvement in Student Achievement

We’ve all heard of “helicopter parents” — the ones who try to micromanage their child’s life.  The theory is that involvement of that type hurts the child in a number of ways. 353 more words

Health

Victoria Hospital in Prince Albert, Sask. experiencing overcapacity

Health officials announced Wednesday afternoon that Victoria Hospital in Prince Albert, Sask., is experiencing inpatient overcapacity.

As a result, emergency department staff will first respond to patients with life-threatening or serious health concerns. 79 more words

Health

NPR News: Nick Dupree Fought To Live 'Like Anyone Else'

Nick Dupree Fought To Live ‘Like Anyone Else’
The disability rights activist campaigned to have the rules changed in the state of Alabama so he could continue receiving nursing care at home and other support past the age of 21.

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