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Anders Kelto

Anders Kelto appears in the following:

Donald Trump Isn't The Only One Calling For Restrictions On Muslims

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Angola has cracked down on its tiny Muslim population and been accused of destroying some mosques. But the southern African nation has not called for a ban on Muslim immigrants.

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The U.S. Is A World Leader In Gun Deaths

Monday, December 07, 2015

In just about every region, the United States ranks high — with one exception.

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A Pope's Visit May Bring Hope, But Does It Also Bring Change?

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

During a papal visit, the media swarm and security is intense. He speaks of issues that face the country. After he goes, is there any lasting legacy?

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Premium, Young And Natural: The Turkey Labels We Cluck-Cluck Over

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Turkeys these days are often plastered with an array of terms that can confuse and even mislead consumers. Here's a glossary of jargon for the wannabe informed Thanksgiving turkey buyer.

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Meet The Biracial African Comedian Who Is Not Trevor Noah

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

Comic Ikenna Azuike brings wigs, false teeth and barbs about Africa to the BBC. Now his show, What's Up Africa, is up for a broadcasting award.

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He Sometimes Crawled To School, He Plays Soccer On A Scooter

Monday, November 02, 2015

Polio paralyzed Sani Muntari as a child. That didn't keep him from school or off the soccer field. And he's played a key role in making Nigeria polio-free.

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Doctors Without Borders Has Mixed Feelings About Award For Ebola Work

Friday, September 18, 2015

Lasker Award recipients include the medical aid group that fought the virus on the front line. Dr. Deane Marchbein shares her thoughts about the honor — and why it makes her a bit uncomfortable.

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John Oliver Says U.S. Students Learn Virtually Nothing About Africa

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

So we asked a former U.S. student who went to live in Africa to come up with 11 factoids — a crash course on the continent. Note: We will not test you on these facts.

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House Begins Series Of Hearings On Defunding Planned Parenthood

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

The House Judiciary Committee held the first hearing Wednesday to investigate whether Planned Parenthood is breaking any laws, but it quickly focused instead on whether abortion should be legal.

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An Image Of A Child Can Change The Way We See The World

Friday, September 04, 2015

The photograph of the 3-year-old Syrian refugee who died is part of a long tradition: an iconic picture that shows a child at the mercy of tragedy.

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How Likely Is It, Really, That Your Athletic Kid Will Turn Pro?

Friday, September 04, 2015

More than a quarter of parents in a recent poll say they hope their teens who play high school sports will become professional athletes. But sky-high parental expectations can have a dark side.

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Puerto Rico's Monkey Island Lures Scientists For Generations

Saturday, June 27, 2015

The isle of Cayo Santiago has been home to at least nine generations of rhesus monkeys since the colony's founding in 1938. Primatologists here seek clues to primate kinship, cognition and ecology.

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Are The Vaccine Court's Requirements Too Strict?

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Before awarding compensation, the court wants a "preponderance of evidence" that a vaccine caused the injury. Some years, the nearly $4 billion fund earns more interest than it pays out in claims.

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Change To Mammogram Guidelines Could Lead To Coverage Shift

Monday, May 18, 2015

Under the Affordable Care Act, insurers must pay the full cost of preventive services blessed by an independent task force. An update for mammography could affect the cost for women in their 40s.

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Family Doctors Who Do More, Save More

Monday, May 11, 2015

A study suggests that coordinated care, led by a family doctor who is judicious about referring patients to specialists, leads to cost savings.

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Expanding Medicaid Trims Hospitals' Costs Of Caring For Uninsured

Thursday, April 30, 2015

One aim of Obamacare was to ease the financial strain on nonprofit hospitals that provide medical care to people who lack insurance and can't pay their bills. That plan is working, hospitals say.

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CDC Warns More HIV, Hepatitis C Outbreaks Likely Among Drug Users

Friday, April 24, 2015

The U.S. epidemic of injected opioid use could lead to more severe outbreaks of HIV and hepatitis C, like those now occurring in Indiana, the Centers for Disease Control And Prevention says.

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Why Many Doctors Don't Follow 'Best Practices'

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Doctors, it turns out, often don't follow evidence-based guidelines. One result? Unnecessary tests. Scientists who study this contrariness think they know why.

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Some Patients Lack Contraceptive Coverage Under Health Law, Study Finds

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Under the Affordable Care Act, women are supposed to have access to free birth control. But a new study shows that some insurers are not covering all kinds of contraception.

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Study: Insurers Fail To Cover All Prescribed Contraceptives

Thursday, April 16, 2015

An analysis of health plans in five states found limited or no coverage for some forms of contraception. Insurers sometimes imposed copays or required women to pay the full cost of the contraceptives.

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