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America's Prisons Have Turned Into Really Awful Nursing Homes

One prisoner profiled by City Limits, a 67-year-old named Phil, died at an upstate New York prison hospice after doctors allegedly delayed biopsying a spot on his lung until five months after it was originally found.<p>New York's "compassionate release program" supposedly grants parole to very sick or …

Nurse Suspected of Killing Up to 46 Kids Set to Leave Prison

A nurse convicted in 1984 of killing an infant and suspected of murdering dozens more will be released from prison without completing her 99 year …

One Reason Why Male Nurses And Teachers Are Good Catches

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>A Notre Dame study of heterosexual couples, using US Census data spanning almost 30 years, reveals that men who work in …

How to Create a Healthy Diet Plan

The food that you eat will be the No.1 obstacle when trying to achieve your fitness goals. Whatever your diet plan—Paleo, vegan, low-carb, …

3 Things to Do Now to Change Your Health and Life for Good

There is no magic pill for change. After working for over a dozen years in the field of personal transformation and development, of this I am certain. If you are looking for a quick and easy answer to your weight problems, your love life, your career path, this is not the blog post for you. If …

The DOS and DON'Ts of Eating Healthy Brunch Foods

Brunch features all of our favorite things: yummy food, indulgent drinks, and best friends. One thing it doesn't have? Our best interests in healthy eating and weight loss. Until...

FIU researchers develop new pathway to brain for medicine

Stumped for years by a natural filter in the body that allows few substances, including life-saving drugs, to enter the brain through the …

Alternative medicine attracts adherents for good or ill

About 50 percent of Americans use alternative medicine — and 10 percent use it on their children, according to Paul Offit, author of the new book, "Do You Believe in Magic? The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine." (HarperCollins).<p>Offit, chief of pediatric diseases at Children's Hospital of …

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I'm a Registered Nurse But School Loans Are Killing Me

<b>Huffington Post Reader Question</b><p>Dear Steve,<p>I went back to school to earn my Registered Nurse License. Took out huge loans for school that I can not pay back at the moment.<p>As a new grad, it took me almost 2 years to finally find a job. I have been working as extra help/on-call for approx 9 months now …

New NHS guidelines on doctors and nurses with HIV will change lives

It is estimated by Saving Lives, an HIV awareness charity, that 110 people are HIV-positive and working in the NHS. It can only be estimated of course, because some – we don't know how many – don't know themselves or prefer not to tell anyone about it.<p>Perhaps that seems selfish? Perhaps you feel …