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Personal finance habits that can speed up relief from loans debts

Personal finance habits that can speed up relief from loans debts

Personal Finance
It is common that people suddenly realize that they have amassed substantial amounts of debt possible because of various loans or some other factors.  One of the best ways to pay back loans both secured and unsecured is to practice good finance management activities. Here are some finance management activities that you can follow. Pay down high-interest debts first – It is very important for you to pay down the debts which have high interest rates. This is because the more interest you have accruing, the more money you are losing in the long run. If you pay off your high interest  debts first, then you can save the money that is spent on interest payments. Remove the use of credit cards – If you mount up credit card bills along…
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Polio eradication is around the corner but is the world ready?

Polio eradication is around the corner but is the world ready?

Disease
A polio-free world. Something that we hope to see in our lifetime. Bruce Aylward is positive that they can do this. If we can indeed eradicate polio, the poorest countries will save 50 billion dollars over the following 25 years. Pretty ambitious. But wait a minute. If they save that money then someone will not be making that money, right. Is that something the world is ready for? He talks about GPS tracking tools to make sure the vaccines get to every street and also talks about in-roads in Afghanistan with liaisons. Now also there is a new vaccine that is twice as effective as the previous ones. In fact, he talks about the miracles of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, two states in Northern India that have always had paralytic polio. Watch…
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Great Apps for Healthcare Providers

Great Apps for Healthcare Providers

Apps
There are many apps in the Mac App store and new ones are listed daily. As it is with anything that has a lot of choices, there is always that difficulty in choosing what app to download to your Iphone , Ipod touch or Ipad. I have put together a list of some of the apps that I have used and similar ones that have good reviews. The list is in no way exhaustive as there are some apps that did not make the cut either because I do not remember them, or they were sub-par. The list has mainly free apps and one or two paid apps. They are all available for download at the Mac App Store through your device or from your computer. You must have an…
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Saving money and repaying debt? –Yes they can happen together

Saving money and repaying debt? –Yes they can happen together

Personal Finance
Are you looking for a way to save money while repaying your credit card debts? No matter which option you choose to repay your debt burden, whether debt consolidation or debt management, continuing with the payments is very necessary to make the agreement continue. Both debt consolidation and debt management provide solutions to credit card debt and they require you to make a single monthly payment to the program so that these can be disbursed among your creditors. Though the aforementioned debt relief options can help you repay credit card debt with ease, you have to make the payments on time to avoid a hit on your credit score. Here are some steps that you may take in order to save money while repaying debts. Follow a strict budget: A budget is…
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3 Mobile Apps That Can Help You Monitor Your Health

Apps, Personal Finance
It’s almost pointless to discuss how technology has improved our society today. With a greater knowledge of systems and equipment that can help us explore new aspects of society, science, nature, and so much more, there’s no denying that modern technology has altered the way in which we live and think. With the rise of advanced mobile technology, our cell phones have quickly become appendages of their own. Providing so much more than just the time and access to a phone conversation, mobile phones are now capable of some pretty amazing things. While Angry Birds and Facebook are wonders for their own right, there are many other applications on the mobile market that have the potential to really improve and protect your life. These three mobile apps can help you…
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If You Are Male Do Not Get Breast Cancer

Disease, Public Health
Breast cancer has been a topical issue for many years now, mainly because it affects all genders, though a lot more women, and the outcome is sometimes dismal despite gruesome treatments. These include surgeries and chemotherapy and palliative care. Many Americans have lost the battle with cancer and a good number have conquered it. Thanks to intense treatments and screening measures that have aided early diagnosis. New drugs and new treatment regimens have helped us see some success in this arena. Coverage Not For Male Cancer Patients. I disagree with the idea of male patients being denied Medicaid coverage for cancer treatment. Medicaid health insurance program was established for low-income and disabled American. It was established by federal law for all American to benefit from and not a selected subgroup.…
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How to become a Public Health expert

How to become a Public Health expert

Public Health
All you need to know about public health as a career What is Public Health all about? It is an interesting and very important field of extensive application in life. Here is why. Virtually everything we see and do around us is related to public health. Stop signs, seat belts, helmets, roads, bridges, underground pipelines and sewage systems and traffic lights are some examples of the functional public health tools and protective measure. Public Health is a dynamic multidisciplinary field which involves the protection and improvement of the health of the community and population. Its main focus is on the health of a population while they are still healthy rather than on a particular patient. Public Health regards the community as its patient and this fact differentiates public health from…
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