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How Much Insurance Does Your Small Business Need? – Huffington Post

How Much Insurance Does Your Small Business Need? – Huffington Post

What initiates the need for business insurance? If you are in business, you need insurance. The question is – what kind of policy is appropriate? And this is true even if you are a home-based business. If you are consulting or providing expert advice, you may need to purchase errors and omission insurance. A landlord […]

Lead In Soil May Be An Overlooked Threat To Kids’ Health – NPR (blog)

Lead In Soil May Be An Overlooked Threat To Kids’ Health – NPR (blog)

Enlarge image i Industrial cities like Detroit have high levels of lead — in the aging housing stock and in soils. Researchers found that the amount of soil lead in Detroit that gets suspended in the air correlated with the levels of lead in kids’ blood. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Industrial cities like Detroit have high […]

A Cheap Health-Reform Idea the Government is Ignoring – Fox Business

A Cheap Health-Reform Idea the Government is Ignoring – Fox Business

It’s a no-brainer. Let the Internet gang help the government enroll the estimated 18 million low-income uninsured for health coverage in the new state health exchanges under the health-reform law, and explain to the uninsured what these exchanges are all about.   The Internet enrollment would be free — no cost to consumers or taxpayers. […]

Gregg Popovich ‘very concerned’ about Tony Parker’s health after Spurs loss to … – Yahoo! Sports (blog)

Gregg Popovich ‘very concerned’ about Tony Parker’s health after Spurs loss to … – Yahoo! Sports (blog)

Tony Parker sits, stews and ponders. (AP/Sue Ogrocki) At no point during Thursday’s 100-88 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder did Tony Parker resemble Tony Parker, the brilliant scorer and facilitator who has led the San Antonio Spurs to the top of the Western Conference and was being talked up as an MVP candidate just […]

Federal Judge Strikes Down Restrictions On Morning-After Pill – NPR (blog)

Federal Judge Strikes Down Restrictions On Morning-After Pill – NPR (blog)

Enlarge image i Plan B is one of two emergency contraceptives available in the U.S. UPI/Landov Plan B is one of two emergency contraceptives available in the U.S. UPI/Landov A federal judge in Brooklyn, N.Y., has ruled that the morning-after pill for emergency contraception must be made available over the counter to girls 16 and […]

Modern Family Recap: Reverse Psychiatry – Vulture

Modern Family Recap: Reverse Psychiatry – Vulture

The Future Dunphys Season 4 | Episode 19 Rate This Episode! Log in or register to save to your profile. Share: Editor: 4 If a sitcom goes a half-season without visiting the hospital, does that sitcom technically exist? We’ll never know, as Modern Family goes Modern Health Care yet again, this time in an exciting episode […]

Regulators probing alleged mortgage insurance kickback scheme – Los Angeles Times

Regulators probing alleged mortgage insurance kickback scheme – Los Angeles Times

WASHINGTON — Federal regulators are conducting an extensive investigation into an alleged mortgage insurance kickback scheme that pushed up costs for home buyers dating from the mid-1990s. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, in disclosing its first action Thursday, said the investigation revolves around a scheme in which banks and other lenders required private mortgage insurers […]

Five Groups That Really do Need Life Insurance – Fox Business

Five Groups That Really do Need Life Insurance – Fox Business

Don’t need life insurance? Think again If you have ever said “I do” or welcomed a bundle of joy into the world, chances are you have considered purchasing a life insurance policy. Married couples and parents are among the best candidates for coverage. But if you are single or childless, don’t automatically assume you don’t […]

Caffeine Gum Rattles Nerves of Health Experts – ABC News (blog)

Caffeine Gum Rattles Nerves of Health Experts – ABC News (blog)

Apr 5, 2013 10:11am Wrigley’s new Alert Energy Gum has half the caffeine of a cup of coffee. (Wrigley) A cup of coffee or tea is a crucial morning ritual for many Americans. Now a new line of caffeinated gum is promising to sooth commuters on the run but is also raising concerns among health experts about the proliferation of such products. Last month […]

Don’t Stress: What Health And Wellness Experts Are Letting Go Of This Year – Huffington Post

Don’t Stress: What Health And Wellness Experts Are Letting Go Of This Year – Huffington Post

Get Back On Course. Download GPS for the Soul Traffic. Crow’s feet. The weather. A bad hair day. There’s a seemingly interminable list of little stressors that are out of our control. One thing we can control? Our reaction to them. The decision not to pace over the inevitable is one worth making. Less stress […]

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