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Emmert Albert

...Emmert AlbertFebruary 23, 1940 August 25, 2015Our beloved Emmert Albert who for the past 8 months suffered a critical illness, was surrounded by family as he peacefully went home to be with the Lord.It is our great loss and heaven's great...

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Judge strikes down law to limit Medicaid funds for abortions

...another physical disorder, physical injury, or physical illness, including a life-endangering physical condition caused...and at times painful death," or women dealing with mental illness or addiction, he wrote.Medicaid funds a wide range of services...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-28/judge-strikes-down-law-limit-medicaid-f
State
Study: Scant evidence medical marijuana helps many illnesses

CHICAGO - Medical marijuana has not been proven to work for many illnesses that state laws have approved it for, according to the first comprehensive analysis of research on its potential benefits.The...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-24/study-scant-evidence-medical-marijuan
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NYC Legionnaires' outbreak up to 10 dead, 100 diagnosed

...tested for the bacteria that causes the illness.Since its appearance late last month...state and city officials regarding the illness.It's not uncommon for the city to...place in advance," the mayor said.The illness gets its name from a 1976 outbreak at...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-07/nyc-legionnaires-outbreak-10-dead-100
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New traveling exhibition on Native concepts of health and illness opens

...Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness," which examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary...Library of Medicine, explores the connection between wellness, illness, and cultural life through a combination of interviews with...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-15/new-traveling-exhibition-native-concepts-
Art
Some US rowers fall ill at Olympics test event

...team came down with stomach illness at the World Junior Rowing...the competition reported some illnesses, according to World Rowing...information to directly blame the illness on the venue, but added...Monday attributed American team illnesses to "class travel symptoms...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-11/some-us-rowers-fall-ill-olympics-test
Sports
Lawrence Charles Sommers

...commitment to his family and friends, and to those who may not have known him through his art.Larry died following prolonged illnesses. Our special thanks to Dr. Siddique and her nurse Alena Turner at Virginia Mason, the palliative medical team at Harborview...

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Their stories, their statues

...toward the causes and effects of mental illness," Davies said. "We need a safer...model volunteer, a sufferer of mental illness, looked at Davies and asked, "What do you even know about mental illness?""I said to myself, 'OK. I'm...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-12/their-stories-their-statues
Local
Girls to stay in adult court in classmate stabbing case

...their brains aren't fully developed, they suffer from mental illness and they won't get the treatment they need in the adult system...acknowledged what he called the girls' delusions and mental illness, but said if he moved them into the juvenile system they'd...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-11/girls-stay-adult-court-classmate-stab
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The second strangest story ever told

...Ben and I agreed. We started listing rational explanations for the legend and came up with several possibilities. Mental illness and the power of suggestion; chemicals leaching into drinking water; gases emitted from the earth that caused insanity and...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-08-12
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