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Top doctor, hospital, and insurance groups release joint statement urging the Senate to reject Graham-Cassidy bill - Business Insider UK - Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 00:59

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Top doctor, hospital, and insurance groups release joint statement urging the Senate to reject Graham-Cassidy bill
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The groups that issued the statement included the American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Hospital Association, Federation of American Hospitals, America's Health Insurance Plans, and the BlueCross BlueShield ...

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The 2017 NAMI Walk & fundraiser kicks off in Rochester - KTTC - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 21:13

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The 2017 NAMI Walk & fundraiser kicks off in Rochester
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The National Alliance on Mental Illness had its 5K walk to raise awareness about mental illnesses and celebrate hope Saturday afternoon. Two-hundred people pre-registered for the walk but people can still register the day of. It featured music ...

The 2017 NAMI Walk & fundraiser kicks off in Rochester - KTTC.com - KTTC - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 21:13

The 2017 NAMI Walk & fundraiser kicks off in Rochester - KTTC.com
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The National Alliance on Mental Illness had its 5K walk to raise awareness about mental illnesses and celebrate hope Saturday afternoon. Two-hundred people ...

The Newest BRCA Gene Test Is More Affordable Than Ever, So You Should Get Tested - Bustle - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 17:27

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The Newest BRCA Gene Test Is More Affordable Than Ever, So You Should Get Tested
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However, as many as 415,000 U.S. women have a BRCA gene mutation, which increases risk for these cancers, according to the Journal of the American Medical Association. But, the newest BRCA gene test is more affordable than ever, making it easy and ...

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Trump pressures senators to back Republican healthcare bill - Reuters.com - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 16:46

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Trump pressures senators to back Republican healthcare bill
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The insurance industry, hospitals, consumer activists, the AARP advocacy group and organizations such as the American Medical Association, American Heart Association and American Cancer Society all oppose the bill. Shares of some health insurers ...

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NAMI Birmingham hosting annual walk Saturday, September 30th - WIAT 42 - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 12:46

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NAMI Birmingham hosting annual walk Saturday, September 30th
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — NAMI Birmingham is getting ready to host its annual walk to raise awareness and end the stigma surrounding mental illness. NAMI Birmingham is just one of many groups that make up the National Alliance on Mental Illness.

NAMI, St. clare's plans family support - The Advertiser News South - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 09:25

NAMI, St. clare's plans family support
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NEWTON — NAMI Sussex and Saint Clare's Intensive Family Support Services will co-host a panel presentation to raise awareness about a variety of community resources available to those experiencing a mental health crisis on Oct. 17 from 7-9 p.m.

White House Silent After Revelation Nominee Called Trans Kids 'Satan's Plan' - pride source.com - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 06:15

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White House Silent After Revelation Nominee Called Trans Kids 'Satan's Plan'
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Major medical and psychological groups -- including the American Psychiatric Association -- have come out against the practice of conversion therapy, which is in fact harmful to LGBT people. Among those expressing condemnation of Mateer after his ...

Altamont man questions ordinance enforcement - Effingham Daily News - Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 01:04

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Altamont man questions ordinance enforcement
Effingham Daily News
“Individuals with hoarding disorder have difficulty discarding items because of strong perceived need to save items and/or distress associated with discarding,” according to the American Psychiatric Association website. Keplar said he still has more ...

Trump's supporters can't erase history of sociopathic behavior - Hi-Desert Star - Friday, September 22, 2017 - 22:01

Trump's supporters can't erase history of sociopathic behavior
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Not when his conduct fits the clinical definitions go those terms.) I decided to find out what the clinical meanings of “egomaniac” and “sociopath” are. I do not have access to the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostics Manual, but I have found ...

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