Jul 23, 2012 About a year ago a law went into effect called the Plain Writing Act, meant to compel federal agencies into communicating with the public in a more accessible way. Now a nonprofit has come out with its first report card based on the act, and most agencies are not doing very well.
Jul 18, 2012 Today, a woman in Australia born without arms or legs reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the distributor of Thalidomide, as a previously undiagnosed victim of the drug's side effects. The case may prompt similar legal action for uncompensated victims around the world.
Jul 13, 2012 More long-term marriages are breaking up and a wine habit may benefit older women's bones.
Jul 6, 2012 There's been talk of a nurse shortage for years, but why are many nursing grads still struggling to find a job?
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Jul 9, 2012 More officer workers are choosing to stand instead of sit at work. The trend may mean better focus and even a longer life.
Jun 27, 2012 A big chunk of "consumer spending" is really money we spend on health care.
Jun 25, 2012 Americans are more likely to rate themselves physically fit than financially healthy, a recent survey finds. Whip your finances back into shape with expert advice.
Jun 22, 2012 The stress of foreclosure is causing ill health for some.