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To improve the health status of people of African American descent in California and eliminate health disparities through legislative, administrative and media advocacy.

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Is San Francisco big soda’s waterloo?

By Ron Russell Reposed from Modern Luxury Read the original article The mailer does not ...


Court affirms birth-control exemption for employers

By Mark Sherman Reposted from The Courier-Journal Read the original article The Supreme Court ruled ...

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the White House Summit on Working Families at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, June 23, 2014. Obama, as part of efforts to make the U.S. workplace more accommodating for employees with families, will on Monday direct federal agencies to step up efforts to give workers more leeway in determining their schedules.    REUTERS/Larry Downing   (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT HEADSHOT) - RTR3VBJH

Obama at Working Families summit: ‘These are basic needs’

By Irin Carmon Reposted from Read the original article President Barack Obama delivered a ...


Study of California hospitals shows a third of patients have diabetes

By Eryn Brown Reposted from the Los Angeles Times Read the original article Patients with ...