Results tagged with 'health'
Published Feb. 23, 2015
In Milwaukee, 89 percent of K-12th grade students have their required vaccinations, an all-time high, and three percentage points higher than the rate in 2013, according to a new report from Milwaukee NNS. The compliance rate at Milwaukee Public Schools is 90 percent, according to Tony Tagliavia, spokesman for the district. That rate is not high enough to protect Milwaukee residents from an outbreak of a disease such as the measles.
Published Feb. 11, 2015
Although Wisconsin passed the smoking ban in 2009, e-cigarettes were not included in the legalese, and consequently, vaping in public places remains lawful and has become increasingly popular in bars. People are divided on the issue and, due to a lack of information, are often uncertain about whether or not there are risks.
Published Feb. 5, 2015
I will embarrassingly admit that I started this piece a while back, saved it and then never even recalled its creation or need for completion until I was opening another document and stumbled upon "Blog Memory."
Published Jan. 22, 2015
Today, Congresswoman Gwen Moore offered a motion to recommit to H.R. 7, the "No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Act." The motion would prohibit any violation of the medical privacy of a woman regarding her personal choice of health insurance coverage, including victims of rape and incest. The Congresswoman released the following statement.
Published Dec. 16, 2014
Stay away from Facebook, it's covered in germs. If it wasn't alarming enough that every third social media post appears to be about a feverish and/or vomiting child, the news at some local schools has been pretty crazy, too.
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Paging through this week's ad circular from Pick ‘N Save I came across this gem of WTF design layout. Pick ‘N Save ads have always entertained me whether it be their "new look" to try to cater to the more green-organic-natural small co-op shopper or their infamous "Back...
Wednesday March 19th, 2014 – Gurnee, IL/Island Lake, IL Where did my youthful exuberance go? Instead of lovin’, touchin’ and squeezin’, I’m gruntin’, gaspin’ and wheezin’. The years are catching up with me, and there’s nothing ...
Sunday November 3rd, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL Still no passing of my kidney stone, and it feels like I’m waiting for the royal baby to be born. I totally thought this would be over with by now. At this point I have heard so many horror stories I’m afraid to pee. Every...
Bloated and swollen stomach aching for a few salty chips. Streaks of mascara tears sliding down hot cheeks. The emotional light switch goes on and off rapidly. Perfectly fine one minute and then full of gloom the next. Sure not many women openly discuss PMS.
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