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Author: Jonathan Kantrowitz

Deaths In Local Jails And State Prisons Increased For The Third Consecutive Year

SOURCE: Bureau of Justice Statistics For the third consecutive year the number of inmates who died in state prisons and local jails increased, the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today. A
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This is bad news for me – I drastically increased my coffee consumption from 0 to 3-4 cups a day about 3 years ago: Habitually consuming moderate amount of coffee (1 or 2 cups of coffee/day) ==
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Many Adolescents Still Not Getting HPV Vaccine

SOURCE Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) The number of 13- to 17-year-old boys and girls getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine increased slightly for the second year in a row,
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Napoleon likely would have conquered Russia if not for life-saving brain surgery on Russian general Kutuzov

Researchers at Barrow Neurological Institute have spent years of medical sleuthing across three continents to uncover a brain surgery that changed history. After more than two-years of international
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Medicare patients show a marked improvement in health and healthcare

Source: YALE UNIVERSITY In a 15-year study of older Medicare patients, Yale School of Medicine researchers saw an estimated 20% drop in mortality, about 30% fewer hospitalizations, and 40% reduction
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Ronald Reagan Myths Exposed

Source: Robert Weiner and Eric Alves With the first Republican Presidential debate set for August 6 in Cleveland, candidates wanting to claim the Party’s nomination will again be invoking the many
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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Issues Letter to DOJ Executive Office for Immigration Review Questioning Deportation of Children Prior to Court Hearings

Source: U.S. Commission on Civil Rights The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released a letter to the U.S. Department of Justice’s Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) asking whether news
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Are your kids into soccer? Reluctant to read?

Abbeville Press has some great books I know they will enjoy: World Soccer Legends series for young readers These books are a terrific soccer resource for kids! They combine the best of world soccer
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Close Connecticut’s Juvenile Prisons!

Source: Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance Today the Department of Children and Families released an action plan to improve safety at the Connecticut Juvenile Training School and the Pueblo Unit in
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This is very bad news for me – Phosphates artificially added to dairy and cereal products put harmful stress on kidneys Jonathan Kantrowitz at Health News Report – 20 minutes ago Phosphates
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