After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA health care – Yahoo News UK


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After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA health care
Yahoo News UK
WASHINGTON (AP) — After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays.
Tentative agreement reached on US veterans' health care funding billAl Jazeera America
Lawmakers Reach Deal on a Fix for VA's Health Care SystemNew York Times

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Standing my ground: If sitting is bad for your health, what happens when you … – The Independent


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Standing my ground: If sitting is bad for your health, what happens when you ...
The Independent
Are you sitting down? If so, nice knowing you! If you sit for more than 11 hours a day, one study suggests, you're 40 per cent more likely to die in the next three years than I am. I'm standing. I've been standing all day. I'll be standing all month ...

New £10m health college earmarked for West Bromwich – Birmingham Mail


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New £10m health college earmarked for West Bromwich
Birmingham Mail
Aimed at 14-19 year-olds, it will have a strong focus on science but cover a range of traditional subjects at GSCE and A-Level as well as practical and technical qualifications with a view to providing skills for a career in the NHS or health science ...

The gluten-free health craze could be making you SICK and FAT – we investigate – Mirror.co.uk


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The gluten-free health craze could be making you SICK and FAT - we investigate
Mirror.co.uk
But while they were once only found in Hollywood, health food stores or prescribed by a doctor, gluten-free products are now among the fastest-growing sections in our supermarkets, with many of the biggest brands producing gluten-free varieties of our ...

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Health: “Tofi” children at risk of heart disease or type 2 diabetes, say … – Western Daily Press


Health: "Tofi" children at risk of heart disease or type 2 diabetes, say ...
Western Daily Press
An epidemic of inactivity means many slim-looking children are dangerously unfit, according to shocking new research. One million British children classed as healthy by the Government could have "hidden" fat which puts them at risk of an early death ...

Hundreds ignore health and safety warnings to watch the demolition of Didcot’s … – The Independent (blog)


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Hundreds ignore health and safety warnings to watch the demolition of Didcot's ...
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Despite calls from the site's owners for spectators to stay away due to health and safety reasons, groups keen to see the removal of this historic Oxfordshire landmark gathered together in the areas around the power station. After towering over the ...

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