Top general recommends keeping more US troops in Afghanistan

...the front row of the hearing with red coloring, depicting blood, on their faces. They carried signs that read: "Health care not warfare" and "Kunduz victims: RIP." A woman who shouted "Bombing hospitals is a war crime! Stop the bombing...
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Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil

...become something of a status symbol. Even in the country's poor public hospitals, where any Brazilian can seek free health care, C-sections represent around 40 percent of deliveries - more than the United States' 33 percent cesarean rate...
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Seeking help: Cancer services and programs in Juneau

...person has and what clinic they attend, the first course of action should be to discuss their options with their primary health care provider. If caught early, many forms of cancer are treatable.When it comes to cancer, regular health screenings...
What cancer screenings and when?

...30s, and annual for women 40 and upWomen should also do slef breast exams ? if anything seems abnormal, consult a health care provider immediatelyColon and rectal cancer and polypsMen and women over 50 should follow one of the following schedules...
Rights group: Filipino child miners risk lives in gold mines working to stamp out child labor at the village level with programs to keep children in school, provide them with health care, and give livelihoods to poor families, as well as push efforts to rescue child laborers and prosecute those who violate...
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No shutdown: Bill OK'd to keep gov't open

...Republicans he would not risk a government shutdown over Planned Parenthood.A similar fight over implementing Obama's health care law sparked a 16-day shutdown two years ago that Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and...
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Planned Parenthood chief rebuts videos

...millions on political activities, travel and exorbitant salaries."That's money that's not going to women's health care," said committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah. "It's a political organization, and that's something that...
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Boehner slams 'false prophets' among GOP

...items, such as repealing President Barack Obama's health care law and striking taxpayer funding from Planned Parenthood...fool's errand" of insisting on the repeal of the health care law in exchange for passing a budget."Our founders...
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Candidate profile: Emil Robert Mackey III, school board

...abuse, domestic violence, sexual assault and chlamydia. Given these statistics, do you believe that reproductive health care and information about responsible sexuality should be a part of health education curriculum for students?Sex education...
After Boehner: Can House GOP be led?

...short-circuit their tactics. Two years ago, those tactics resulted in a 16-day partial government shutdown over Obama's health care law; most Republicans believe that impasse damaged their party."I'm sure some of those guys have Cheshire grins...
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