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Lawmakers discuss right-to-die legislation

...medication had to be self-administered. She also plans to look further into issues related to care for people with serious illnesses and those near the end of their lives, Drummond said.
Why does health overhaul drama continue?

...and required copayments, can be as high as $6,600 for an individual and $13,200 for a family.Faced with a serious illness, a family making $60,000 a year might have to shell out more than 20 percent of its income. Average monthly premiums...

...Wawona's website, . Consumers can also call 888-232-9912.Listeria can cause serious illness and even death for sensitive groups, such as children, the frail and the elderly. Healthy people may suffer flu-like...
Learning to ask 'the' suicide question

...disinterest in religion, and sudden behavior change) and situational clues (fired from job, unwanted move, diagnosis of serious illness, loss of relationship, death of a loved one, especially by suicide).If you recognize some of these signs and have...
'Wilderness as the intervention'

...come from a world where they've had none and have typically ruined nearly all aspects of their lives. "It's a serious illness," Brekke said of addiction. "It needs a lot of attention." Consequences are part of life for WTC residents as...
Scientist cite contaminant risk in Arctic subsistence

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- Alaskans living a subsistence life in the Arctic may face a risk of serious illness due to environmental contamination by pesticides and other chemicals from Europe, a panel of experts agreed Wednesday. The panel...

...from studies with serious flaws, that eating the lowest levels might actually harm certain people who already have a serious illness, the report added. The prestigious group, which advises the government about health, urged more research to find...
Homer woman creates map models to help businesses

...maps," she said. "I felt like I was meant to do this." Kean developed Stray Kat Studio after recovering from a serious illness and surgery that put her in the hospital several years ago. She needed something to do that wouldn't tax her energy...
Officials' oversight of hospital lacking

Our hospital, a place of health and healing, suffers from a serious illness. Ironically, the very people elected or appointed to keep the hospital healthy have failed to honestly look at the injuries...
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...information was taken from the school district's Web site at . The risk of serious illness appears to be greatest for infants and young children, pregnant women, young adults through age 24, and persons...


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