'Life After Breast Cancer' topic of conference INFORUMFARGO—Essentia Health will sponsor the "Life After Breast Cancer" conference on June 16 at the Fargo Holiday Inn. The daylong conference will be devoted to educating and empowering breast cancer... More
Chris Kardish Chris covers health care for GOVERNING. An Ohio native with an interest in education, he set out for New Orleans with Teach For America after finishing a degree at Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. He later covered government and ... 03/4/2015 - 6:28 am | View Link
'We're all paying:' Heroin spreads misery in U.S. For Arcadio Casillas, chairman of the New York State Republican Party's finance committee, opposing Gov. Andrew Cuomo's trade mission to Cuba … ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees completed their best trip to Tampa Bay in a decade with ... 05/2/2014 - 5:12 am | View Link
GOP-drawn congressional districts mean Democrats will have a tough time retaking U.S. House Democratic voters are more likely to live in densely populated urban areas, making it easier to pack them into fewer ... people with different views on divisive issues. That can make it hard to find common ground. Democrats control the White House and ... 03/31/2014 - 5:35 am | View Link
Heroin epidemic hits suburban Minnesota areas as hard as urban communities Spring Lake Park, Minn. Tanner James Pap, a native of Lino Lakes, Minn., died of a heroin overdose in his Minneapolis apartment in November 2012. His mother, Val Pap, recently told a packed church in Spring Lake Park that no one in the family even knew the ... 02/18/2014 - 2:38 am | View Link
Middle-class children are MORE likely to be obese than those from poorer backgrounds Middle-class children are more likely to be obese than those from ... The NHS Health and Social Care Information Centre, which released the figures, said year six pupils in urban areas were more likely to be obese than those who live in towns and suburbs. 02/11/2013 - 9:41 pm | View Link
Suburbs Your source for suburban Chicago news, events, crime reports, community announcements, photos, high school sports and school district news, from TribLocal, Pioneer ... 05/23/2015 - 8:38 pm | View Website
MINCAVA Electronic Clearinghouse In this article, the author highlights that in the midst of public health concerns such as the swine flu, domestic violence is another pandemic that often goes ... 05/23/2015 - 7:41 pm | View Website
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Doctors reluctant to use heroin addiction medication ... GLEN STUBBE Dr. Jim Eelkema wants to expand the number of colleagues who are certified to prescribe Suboxone, a drug to treat heroin and opioid addiction including ... 05/23/2015 - 5:22 am | View Website
The New Face of Heroin: The Epidemic That's Ripping ... The explosion of drugs like OxyContin has given way to a heroin epidemic ravaging the least likely corners of America - like bucolic Vermont, which ha 05/23/2015 - 3:42 am | View Website
Five months ago, Rose Courter survived a horrifying incident that no teen should ever have to endure. Her ex-boyfriend shot and killed her father on Christmas Day and severely wounded her stepmother, who died seven weeks later.
The apparent drug overdose deaths of two young men on the campus of New College of Florida may highlight the need for a bill that Gov. Rick Scott will act on in the next few weeks that could prevent similar tragedies.