Health union to debate pay action

April 14th, 2014 No comments

The threat of industrial action by health workers in a bitter dispute with the Government over pay is set to come a step closer today. Unison’s annual health conference will debate calls for a campaign of industrial action in protest at the coalition’s …

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CBO Projects Lower Premiums in Health-Insurance Exchanges

April 14th, 2014 No comments

Health-insurance premiums for plans sold in the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges will be lower than previously expected for the next few years, according to a report by the Congressional Budget Office released Monday. The nonpartisan congressional …

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Report Projects Health Care Costs to Dip Slightly

April 14th, 2014 No comments

A new government report says the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance subsidies will cost a little less than previously thought. The Congressional Budget Office predicts that health insurance subsidies under Obamacare will total a little more than $1 …

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Health risk from wireless technology growing: Study

April 14th, 2014 No comments

SummaryThe report warns against wireless in schools. Schools should provide internet access without Wi-FI. Health risks from mobile wireless devices like phones and tablets are growing stronger and requires immediate action, according to a new study.

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Trying to be perfect could be ruining your health: It can trigger heart disease, IBS and insomnia – and some experts say it could even be as bad for you as smoking

April 13th, 2014 No comments

Perfectionism – setting yourself high standards at home or work – is seen as laudable. But research suggests it has a dark flipside, causing not just psychological stress as perfectionists feels the weight of pressure to be perfect, but physical harm …

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