Posts Tagged "health"
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    Oct 20, 2014 6:50 pm

    The Facts On Ebola In Under 60 Seconds. There’s No Time For A Clever Headline.

    Ever since cases of Ebola were reported in the United States in October 2014, it seems like everyone’s worried about the spread of this deadly virus. While Ebola is no joke, there’s a lot of bad information going around that’s getting people unnecessarily worked up. This short video puts to rest some of the myths surrounding how Ebola is spread by spelling out the facts.

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    Oct 20, 2014 4:40 pm
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    Oct 19, 2014 12:20 pm

    How A Special Police Force In One City Made Violent Encounters With Citizens A Thing Of The Past

    People with mental illness, those with substance abuse problems, and those who are homeless are three groups in our population (among others) who need something from law enforcement other than brute force and jail time. Even better, where police departments try harder to understand these people and their issues, they are actually saving money.

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    Oct 18, 2014 2:30 pm
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    Oct 16, 2014 12:20 pm

    The Final Song Of His Career Reveals The Devastating Effects Of Alzheimer’s Disease

    In 2011, country music legend Glen Campbell was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, a degenerative illness that causes dementia and is estimated to affect one in 85 people by 2050. There is no cure.

    To make sure people remembered what he’s really about, he wrote a beautiful song called “I’m Not Gonna Miss You.” The song is a precursor to the documentary about his life, “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me.”

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    Oct 14, 2014 6:50 pm

    When A Comedian Was Rushed To A Psychiatric Unit, She Discovered A Funny Way To Approach Herself

    Maria Bamford is one of the top comedians in the country. And like many other people, she suffers from bipolar disorder. Maria has discovered a website that helps her cope with the stigma of treating mental illness by using humor and community.

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    Oct 14, 2014 12:20 pm

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    The World’s Abortion Laws

    Since 1998, the Center for Reproductive Rights has produced the World’s Abortion Laws map to visually compare the legal status of abortion across the globe. The interactive map is updated in real time to keep pace with changes in how countries are protecting – or denying – reproductive freedom.

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    Oct 11, 2014 12:20 pm
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    Oct 10, 2014 4:40 pm

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    If Buying Condoms Was Like Buying Birth Control

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    Oct 10, 2014 10:10 am

    An Explanation Of A Law That Allows Women To Be Fired For Using Birth Control

    Although this is a funny video, the reality of this Arizona law is not funny at all.

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