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No Social Security increase next year, gas prices to blame

WASHINGTON (AP) — For just the third time in 40 years, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect no …

Retirement

Alzheimer Society wants government to take more action to help dementia patients

The Alzheimer Society of Canada has called on the federal government to make health care a top election issue, more specifically patients with …

As Obamacare And Value-Based Models Take Hold, Social Services Need A Boost

The U.S., which spends more on medical care than other wealthy countries and still has high chronic condition rates, needs to shift more to social services, according to a new report from the Commonwealth Fund.<p>The study indicates the U.S. health system’s move toward value-based care and away from …

How do models stay Fashion Week-fit?

BEAUTY WELLBEING<p><b>From yoga and paddleboarding to horse riding and roller blading, the Vogue girls have been sharing their workout ideas for building</b> …

No, Native Americans aren't genetically more susceptible to alcoholism

Time to retire the 'firewater' fairytale<p>When Jessica Elm, a citizen of the Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin, was studying for her master’s degree in social work, she frequently heard about how genes were responsible for the high risk of alcoholism among American Indians. But her own family’s …

Native Americans

Baltimore officials to vote on $6.4 million settlement with Freddie Gray's family

<b>(CNN) —</b> Baltimore officials will vote this week on a proposed $6.4 million deal to settle all civil claims tied to death of Freddie Gray, a possible settlement the city's mayor cast as a sensible move but the police union chief blasted as "ridiculous."<p>The family of Gray, who suffered a fatal spinal …

2015 is one of the safest years for police in 25 years, despite ‘war on cops’ media coverage

2015 may end up being the safest year for police officers in the past 25 years.<p>The Officer Down Memorial Page (ODMP), which has been tracking officer …

Black Lives Matter

Beyonce Gave Philadelphia a Flawless, Pants-Free Performance

Yesterday in Philadelphia at Budweiser's Made in America Festival, Beyonce marked 34-years of flawlessness by serving next level leotard game. Think eight outfit changes, nary a pant leg in sight. Highlights of her deep onesie collection: a demure(ish) silver catsuit, a vaguely S&M looking black …