‘Please offer me a seat’ badges launched on TfL network – BBC News

April 28, 2017

The scheme was created, TfL said, in response to comments from its customers who struggled to get a seat because their need was not obvious. During the trial last year 72% of journeys were said to be easier as a result of the badge, while in 86% of trips participants reported feeling more confident when asking for a seat. Related Topics Labour Party Pregnancy Transport More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsViral Cash Machine Get more info at …

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Indian ad with transgender mom stirs debate — and tears

April 20, 2017

… and social activist. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. “India is very progressive. A person can choose his or her gender, you don’t need to have a medical certificate. This speaks of our constitutional morality and recognizes gender politics,” said Akkai Padmashali, a transgender activist and founder of Ondede, a Bangalore-based NGO that works with the LGBT community. But transgender people — along with same-sex …

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How prisons keep their suicidal inmates on watch

April 20, 2017

… from the fourth floor of an Ohio courthouse in an apparent suicide, according to police. Hernandez was reportedly placed on suicide watch in 2015 after he was convicted for the murder of Odin Lloyd, for which he was serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. But there has been no indication he was on suicide watch. An investigation into his death is ongoing. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. The recent inmate …

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Prince William says keeping a stiff upper lip can damage health – BBC News

April 18, 2017

‘Tipping point’ Prince William’s comments came in an interview – alongside Prince Harry – with a magazine produced by the charity Campaign Against Living Miserably (Calm), which is dedicated to preventing male suicide. The future king and his brother are using the intense interest they generate to focus attention on a cause they are increasingly passionate about, BBC royal correspondent Peter Hunt says. Prince William talked about his “tipping …

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What it means to be pansexual

April 13, 2017

… I’m down with. Yo, I’m down with any adult — anyone over the age of 18 who is down to love me. I don’t relate to being boy or girl, and I don’t have to have my partner relate to boy or girl.” See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. Scholars attribute the word’s rise to growing acceptance — especially among millennials and “generation Z” — of sexual and gender diversity and …

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Apple’s brutal breakup with Imagination is a warning to its other partners

April 5, 2017

… and AR applications more efficient. While those are certainly trendy technologies in mobile right now, Apple hasn’t publicly expressed much interest in either (off-the-cuff comments from Tim Cook notwithstanding). Apple hates it when the tail wags the dog. Given Apple’s shocking lawsuit against Qualcomm, it’s clear Apple isn’t shy about throwing its weight around to ensure suppliers fall in line with its desires. It hasn’t been revealed what was going on behind …

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Hillary Clinton makes most political remarks since losing election

March 29, 2017

(CNN)Hillary Clinton took the stage at a diversity conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, making her most political comments since losing the 2016 presidential election. “There is no place I’d rather be than here with you,” Clinton said, before adding: “Other than the White House.” During her keynote address at the annual conference hosted by the Professional BusinessWomen of California, Clinton spoke largely about women’s equality and peppered in criticism …

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In coach’s rant, a lesson for parents and athletes

March 23, 2017

(CNN)If you’ve been on Facebook this week, chances are you’ve seen someone share comments made by Geno Auriemma, coach of the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team. UConn hasn’t lost a game in more than two years and is in play for a fifth consecutive national title. Even after more than 30 years as head coach at UConn, Auriemma said that recruiting “enthusiastic kids is harder than it’s ever been.” In the video, he said that …

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Trump’s wiretapping accusation comes to a head at Comey hearing

March 20, 2017

… said on NBC. “Now maybe this is the way he conducted his real estate business, with half-truths and sometimes no-truths and a lot of bluster. That, in my opinion, is no way to run a business. But it’s an even worse way to run a country.” Rep.: Trump comments should appall Americans Republican Rep. Tom Cole told reporters Friday that Trump should say sorry to Obama if he couldn’t support his claims. “Frankly, unless you can produce some pretty …

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20,000 lbs of frozen pizza recalled over listeria fears

March 17, 2017

… “Marketside Extra Large Supreme Pizza,” with lot code 20547. During routine sampling, FSIS discovered the Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. “There are no confirmed reports of adverse reactions from consumption of the pizzas at this time,” according to the recall announcement. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. About 1,600 cases are reported in the United States every year, with 260 resulting in death, according …

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Private Land Gift Drives Vast Expansion Of Chile’s National Parks

March 16, 2017

… help create what will become Argentinas largest nature preserve. In her comments Wednesday, Bachelet praised the late Douglas Tompkins, calling him a Chilean at heart. Butler told HuffPost hes not only excited about the unprecedented scale of the effort in Chile, but also about the boldness at which these two female conservation leaders are approaching expanding the countrys national park system. He said he sees a striking difference in how U.S. President Donald Trumps administration lacks …

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A CBO report that conservatives can get behind

March 14, 2017

… @CNNOpinion on Twitter. We welcome your ideas and comments. The Trump administration and congressional Republican leaders will need to balance these benefits against the reality that some moderates cannot be won over without changes to the law designed to boost coverage. That may mean increased funding for the Medicaid program to create an even more gentle transition for states that elected to take the Medicaid expansion, such as Ohio and New Jersey — or more generous tax credits to help …

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Conway denies suggesting wider surveillance of Trump

March 14, 2017

Washington (CNN)White House adviser Kellyanne Conway is denying she suggested there was wider surveillance of President Donald Trump during the campaign, telling CNN Monday that her comments in a recent interview were taken out of context. Sunday night, Conway appeared to expand Trump’s allegations that the Obama administration wiretapped his phones at Trump Tower — a claim for which the President has not yet provided evidence — when she told the Bergen Record there could …

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A new bill could let employers force their workers to submit genetic test results

March 12, 2017

… that do not affect federal spending, as the main bill does. SEE ALSO: Republican congressman tries to soften comments on Medicaid and the poor What this bill would do is completely take away the protections of existing laws, said Jennifer Mathis, director of policy and legal advocacy at the Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law, a civil rights group. In particular, privacy and other protections for genetic and health information in GINA and the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act would be …

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Overweight Woman Totally Transforms, But Its Her Face That Changes The Most

March 11, 2017

… you think in the comments! Instagram / Kaylee Bonnett Kids and adults [would] say awful things to me in public and give me dirty looks like I was a circus animal, Kaylee told Cosmopolitan. Instagram / Kaylee Bonnett “The reactions of others is what surprises me, and it helps me see the change,” she said. “The weight loss has truly changed my life. I’m actually living life, which I wasn’t [doing] before.” More …

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Insurers Are Worried About The House GOP Health Care Bill

March 10, 2017

… Republicans are scrambling to get the bill to Trumps desk before Congress Easter recess, which begins April 10. We offer our comments on the recently-introduced American Health Care Act in the spirit of working collaboratively with Congress and the Administration to find practical, workable solutions that improve affordability, value, and access, Marilyn Tavenner, AHIPs chief executive, wrote in a letter to House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Ga.) and House Energy and …

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GOP House Chair Tells Sean Spicer To Mind His Own Business On Obamacare Repeal

March 9, 2017

… the situation the White House put him in, and there was silence after he spoke, punctuated by Democrats then trying to lighten the mood by joking that theyd pass Sessions message along to Spicer. Watch Sessions comments: Spicer did not return a request for comment. Want more updates from Amanda Terkel? Sign up for her newsletter,Piping Hot Truth,here. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsQ-Interactive Upgrade Q-Interactive Upgrade – The video, social and SEO ROI closing …

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Soy nut butter recall expands after more cases of E. coli

March 8, 2017

… median age of 10. Fourteen (88%) of the 16 ill people are younger than 18 years old,” the CDC said in a report on the outbreak investigation. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. On Monday a lawsuit was filed against the Illinois-based company on behalf of Mosby and Erin Simmons, whose child started having abdominal pain on January 25. According to the lawsuit he was admitted to Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose, California, five …

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6 Things You Need To Do Immediately If You Think You Have A UTI

February 25, 2017

… low-level UTI, but if your symptoms persist, you need to schedule an appointment with your PCP. If the symptoms last more than a week, or if they get worse, you need to see a doctor. Blood in your urine and intense cramps in your back, along with normal UTI symptoms, may indicate that the infection has spread to your kidneys, and needs more extensive treatment. Do you have a home remedy you swear by? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to SHARE these tips with all the women you …

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Boehner: Obamacare repeal and replace ‘not what’s going to happen’

February 24, 2017

… happen. They’re basically going to fix the flaws and put a more conservative box around it.” Boehner’s comments come as his former colleagues face an uncertain path forward on dismantling President Barack Obama’s signature achievement. The party has yet to settle on a replacement plan, and many members are facing criticism at town hall meetings this week from constituents who are upset about the potential ramifications of Republicans following through on the campaign …

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A tearful reunion for burned Yazidi toddler and his family

February 23, 2017

… continue his surgeries. “As long as his surgeries are done and he gains his health back,” she said in comments translated from Kurdish. “We don’t want anything else in life.” ‘The most meaningful thing I’ve known’ While Dilbireen and his family are saying “hello again,” the tenacious toddler and his caretaker, Kejjan, will be saying “goodbye.” Kejjan, a paramedic and pilot based in Lansing, Michigan, serves as an advocate …

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11 Surprising Things From Nature You Can Actually Use To Dye Fabric

February 23, 2017

… thing turns a bit purple. When you use red cabbage for a fabric dye, the purplehue comes out as a nice lavender. If you’ve got a bit too much red cabbage to eat, why not make some dyes for later use? Will you try any of these natural dyes? What colors do you like to make? Let us know in the comments and More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsMay 2017 Special: Data JEO Annual Option Data JEO Annual option. Providing live data analysis and advertising insights for …

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