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HealthyCal.org
Can Latinos in California Afford Old Age?

Oct 23, 2012

California is home to more than 14 million Latinos, who make up roughly 38% of the state’s population. In this community, caring for one’s elders is often a source of pride and a strong familial tradition. Yet a coming wave of need for services t...

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MidLifeBloggers
Dear Citibank or Lessons in Customer Service

Oct 23, 2012

This is just a small side story of my epic battle to get $130 back from Citibank Visa. I’d like to go into detail but space and mental health is limited.

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HealthyCal.org
Treating uninsured immigrants after health care reform

Oct 23, 2012

By Callie Shanafelt Undocumented immigrants and lawfully present immigrants who’ve been here less than five years are excluded from health care reform. That may put community clinics that treat the poor in a difficult financial position - and make...

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The Sacramento Bee
Armstrong stripped of Tour victories

Armstrong stripped of Tour victories

Salvatore Di Nolfi Associated Press Pat McQuaid, the International Cycling Union president, said he was sickened by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency's evidence. LOS ANGELES – Cycling's governing body Monday accepted the findings of a U.S. Anti-Do...

Breast Cancer? But Doctor....I hate pink!
Ann Silberman featured on NPR

I was invited to be on NPR's Tell Me More radio program, with the topic being "Beyond the Pink." You can listen to me here: http://www.npr.org/2012/10/22/163395083/going-beyond-the-pink-to-talk-breast-cancer Thanks to the other ladies I was interviewed with, the producer who found me,  and special thanks to Michel Martin who was very sensitive in her questions.  Of course,...

Game to 100
Commentary: Corporate logos on NBA uniforms? Boo!

Oct 22, 2012

“He who pays the piper calls the tune.” I doubt the National  Basketball Association will invoke that proverb  if it decides this week to add corporate sponsor logos to players’ jerseys, but fans might start wondering what the sponsors want … Continue reading

HealthyCal.org
Prison reform one year later

Oct 22, 2012

By Heather Tirado Gilligan Critics of prison realignment say that the law has caused a spike in crime. But experts caution that it is far too early to understand the effects of the law.

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HealthyCal.org
California voters declaring their independence

Oct 21, 2012

It’s conventional wisdom in political circles that California, like the rest of the country, has become more polarized in recent years. Just watch any election campaign or session of the Legislature and it seems clear that we are a hopelessly divid...

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Bob New Heart
Bob New Heart 2012-10-21 17:24:00

Oct 21, 2012
Bob New Heart 2012-10-21 17:24:00

October 21, 2012Back From The Mother ShipThursday I went to UCSF for Clinic which in this case has been about four months since I was back at the Mother Ship-Rented a car for the trip. Mine has tire issues so I didn’t want to take a chance. Amazing h...

Breast Cancer? But Doctor....I hate pink!
Breast Cancer Awareness


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