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One in Five Pediatricians Drops Families Who Refuse Vaccines: Survey

Experts say deep philosophical differences, concern for other young patients may explain why healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the […]

Meet The Families Funding The 2016 Election

They are overwhelmingly white, rich, older and male, in a nation that is being remade by the young, by women, and by black and brown voters. Across a sprawling country, they reside in an archipelago of wealth, exclusive neighborhoods dotting a handful of cities and towns. And in an economy that has minted billionaires in […]

Meet The Families Funding The 2016 Election

They are overwhelmingly white, rich, older and male, in a nation that is being remade by the young, by women, and by black and brown voters. Across a sprawling country, they reside in an archipelago of wealth, exclusive neighborhoods dotting a handful of cities and towns. And in an economy that has minted billionaires in […]

When Unions Are Strong, Families Are Strong

Republicans have staked out endless signature issues: shutting down the government, vilifying immigrants, denouncing rights like paid sick leave and equal pay because they are “women’s issues,” privatizing education, and–wait for it–obliterating the rights of working people to negotiate together for better wages and benefits that can sustain their families. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie […]

Vaccine Safety Manual for Concerned Families and Health Practitioners

Vaccine Safety Manual for Concerned Families and Health Practitioners Buy Vaccine Safety Manual for Concerned Families and Health Practitioners by Neil Z. Miller in Paperback for the low price of 15.49. Find this product in Health & Fitness > Health Care Issues, Epidemiology. List Price: 19.95 Price:

Iran Deal Is Important for Latino Families

Americans learned from a decade of war in Iraq that military intervention around the world has true costs. Those costs come in the form of lives lost and our national reputation tarnished. They also come in opportunities lost here at home to reinvest in our people and communities. That is why so many Latino leaders […]

Very Young Children with Special Needs: A Foundation for Educators, Families, and Service Providers, Fifth Edition

Very Young Children with Special Needs: A Foundation for Educators, Families, and Service Providers, Fifth Edition For courses in Early Childhood Special Education and Early Intervention.This introductory text provides a foundation for professionals preparing to work with infants, toddlers and preschool children with disabilities and their families. Providing a comprehensive review of early intervention and […]

Very Young Children with Special Needs: A Foundation for Educators, Families, and Service Providers, Fourth Edition

Very Young Children with Special Needs: A Foundation for Educators, Families, and Service Providers, Fourth Edition Now in its fourth edition, Very Young Children with Special Needs: A Formative Approach for Today’s Children provides the best introduction to early childhood special education and early intervention for professionals preparing to work with infants, toddlers and preschool […]

Remaking the Godly Marriage: Gender Negotiation in Evangelical Families

Remaking the Godly Marriage: Gender Negotiation in Evangelical Families While religious leaders often have enormous influence over their members' beliefs and how they translate their beliefs into action in everyday life, the individual family remains the place where religious values are practiced and ultimately transferred to the next generation. As such, the family is an […]

Remaking the Godly Marriage: Gender Negotiation in Evangelical Families

Remaking the Godly Marriage: Gender Negotiation in Evangelical Families While religious leaders often have enormous influence over their members' beliefs and how they translate their beliefs into action in everyday life, the individual family remains the place where religious values are practiced and ultimately transferred to the next generation. As such, the family is an […]

New Report Signals National Emergency for Families

The United States is facing an epidemic with devastating consequences for mothers and infants. According to a new report, nearly one in four mothers, most of them low-wage, may be returning to work within two weeks after giving birth. Many others who take more time to heal and bond with their babies are facing financial […]

Number Of U.S. Families Struggling To Afford Food Drops To Pre-Recession Levels: Report

The issue is far from over, but a new report found that hunger in America has at least dropped below pre-recession levels. A recent Gallup survey conducted by the Food Research and Action Center concluded that 15.8 percent of U.S. families struggled in the first half of this year to afford food. That figure had […]

See The Photos That Families Left Behind After Hurricane Katrina

Most of the news coverage in the wake of Hurricane Katrina focused on the damage and flooding in New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward. But another area devastated by the 2005 hurricane was the New Orleans suburb of Slidell, Louisiana, located in St. Tammany Parish. Though the town got relatively less media attention, thousands of Slidell […]

What You Really Need to Know about Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Their Families

What You Really Need to Know about Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Their Families As a medical oncologist, Dr. Robert Buckman has been taking care of people with cancer for more than twenty years. For most of those years, he says, he has spent much of his time talking with patients and their […]

What You Really Need to Know about Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide For Patients And Their Families

What You Really Need to Know about Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide For Patients And Their Families As a medical oncologist, Dr. Robert Buckman has been taking care of people with cancer for more than twenty years. For most of those years, he says, he has spent much of his time talking with patients and their […]

When Bonding Fails: Clinical Assessment of High-Risk Families

When Bonding Fails: Clinical Assessment of High-Risk Families A practical guide for the assessment of families at risk of child abuse. Bolton begins by reviewing the literature and theory of family violence and the process of bonding between parent and child. He develops an approach to the problem called the Family Resource Theory. He describes […]

When Children Die: Improving Palliative and End of Life Care for Children and Their Families

When Children Die: Improving Palliative and End of Life Care for Children and Their Families The death of a child is a special sorrow. No matter the circumstances, a child’s death is a life-altering experience. Except for the child who dies suddenly and without forewarning, physicians, nurses, and other medical personnel usually play a central […]

When Children Die: Improving Palliative And End-of-life Carefor Children And Their Families

When Children Die: Improving Palliative And End-of-life Carefor Children And Their Families The death of a child is a special sorrow. No matter the circumstances, a child''s death is a life-altering experience. Except for the child who dies suddenly and without forewarning, physicians, nurses, and other medical personnel usually play a central role in the […]

We’re Doing Better At Detaining Families Now, Officials Say

WASHINGTON — Newly implemented policies already keep the Obama administration’s family detention system from violating the law, the Department of Justice argued in a court filing submitted late Thursday night. The Obama administration is fighting to continue detaining Central American women and children, even after a federal judge in July called the practice “deplorable” and […]

Dogs Can Benefit Families With Autistic Children, Study Says

Recently a researcher at the University of Missouri conducted a small study of dog ownership in families of children with autism. The study was published in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing. What she discovered was that whether they owned a dog or not, parents of autistic children were very aware of the benefits of dogs […]

Dogs Can Benefit Families With Autistic Children, Study Says

Recently a researcher at the University of Missouri conducted a small study of dog ownership in families of children with autism. The study was published in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing. What she discovered was that whether they owned a dog or not, parents of autistic children were very aware of the benefits of dogs […]

Stroke Diaries: A Guide for Survivors and Their Families

Stroke Diaries: A Guide for Survivors and Their Families A woman recounts the horror of waking up paralyzed, unable to call for help. A man has a mini-stroke and refuses to listen to his doctor, only to suffer a disabling stroke soon after. A physician recalls watching a tiny baby in the throws of a […]

Stroke Diaries: A Guide for Survivors and their Families

Stroke Diaries: A Guide for Survivors and their Families A woman recounts the horror of waking up paralyzed, unable to call for help. A man has a mini-stroke and refuses to listen to his doctor, only to suffer a disabling stroke soon after. A physician recalls watching a tiny baby in the throws of a […]

The Antidepressant Sourcebook: A User's Guide For Patients And Families

The Antidepressant Sourcebook: A User's Guide For Patients And Families In 1998, over 120 million prescriptions were written for antidepressants. That number is projected to rise by almost thirty million by the end of 2000. Despite this growing trend, many patients find that their doctors do not tell them all they need to know about […]

Families In Ethiopia Pose For Sears-Style Photos To Raise Awareness For Important Issue

A family photo is worth an incalculable amount of words when you know your relatives could pass at any moment. Such is the reality for every clan in sub-Saharan Africa where every 20 seconds, a family loses a loved one due to a water-related disease, according to aid group, WaterIsLife. To demonstrate how fleeting a […]

Hundreds Of Families Trapped By Fierce Fighting In Yemen’s City Of Aden

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Hundreds of families are trapped in their homes by weeks of fierce fighting in the center of the southern city of Aden, running short of supplies — their only lifeline coming from volunteers making dangerous runs across the city’s harbor in rickety boats bearing food and medicine. Their plight is just […]

Moms Unite For A Better Future For Families At Moms +SocialGood 2015 (LIVESTREAM)

What kind of world do you want for your family in 2030? That’s the question the United Nations Foundation and Johnson & Johnson are posing at this year’s Moms +SocialGood event, an annual one-day conference in New York City where celebrities, advocates, political leaders and mothers gather in person and via social media to discuss […]

Welfare Simplification: States’ Views on Coordinating Services for Low-Income Families: Hrd-87-110fs

Welfare Simplification: States’ Views on Coordinating Services for Low-Income Families: Hrd-87-110fs New – In response to a congressional request, GAO summarized states’ responses to selected questions on efforts to integrate services under six human resources programs which provide benefits to low-income families. GAO found that: (1) 23 states have integrated all their service delivery units […]

Prison-to-Prison Pipeline Keeps Black Men and Their Families Behind Bars

The New York Times has finally noticed. Something is seriously wrong with American society. Black men are missing. They are dying young. They are going to jail. According to a Times report, in New York City alone, “almost 120,000 black men between the ages of 25 and 54 are missing from everyday life.” Nationally the […]

Chronic Migraines Take Big Toll on Families, Survey Finds

Debilitating headaches meant less participation in family activities, canceled plans each month healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American […]

Drastically Different Families Switch Moms | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network

Original airdate: April 22, 2010 The Everhart family, from Portland, Oregon, are models of sustainable living. The Weir family, from New Market, Maryland, exist at the other end of the spectrum. What happens when the mother in each family switch places? Watch to find out. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Oprah Winfrey […]

President Obama’s Town Hall on Working Families

President Obama holds a town hall with BlogHer.com and SheKnows.com about working families issues at ImaginOn in Charolotte, North Carolina. April 15, 2015. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

The White House Champions of Change: Working Families

President Obama, Secretary of Labor Tom Perez, and others celebrate Americans who support workplace policies that help hardworking Americans balance their work and life. April 16, 2015. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of […]

White House Working Families Champions of Change

This White House Champions of Change event will honor individuals that support working families and help make change in their companies or communities through advocating for family-friendly policies that encourage workplace flexibility. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of […]

Women, Families, and Feminist Politics

Women, Families, and Feminist Politics Women and their roles within families must be understood within the context of ethnic traditions, religion, and culture. Women, Families, and Feminist Politics: A Global Exploration combines all of these aspects to evaluate the similarities and differences of women around the world. Readers will learn about diverse theories relating to […]

Women, Families, and HIV/AIDS: A Sociological Perspective on the Epidemic in America

Women, Families, and HIV/AIDS: A Sociological Perspective on the Epidemic in America Carole Campbell examines the position of women in the AIDS epidemic (women living with HIV, and the growing number of women caring for HIV-infected family members) in a sociocultural context. The early male profile of the AIDS epidemic has given rise to education […]

Obama Signs Tax Law Helping Donors Who Supported Slain NYPD Officers’ Families

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law a measure allowing people to write off donations they made this year to the families of two slain New York police officers. Wenjian Liu (WEHN’-jihn loo) and Rafael Ramos (rah-fah-YEL’ RAH’-mos) were shot in their patrol car in Brooklyn on Dec. 20 by a man […]

Working with Vulnerable Children, Young People and Families

Working with Vulnerable Children, Young People and Families The potential for early intervention to prevent social problems later in life has become the focus of much debate in recent years and finds itself at the centre of contemporary social policy. The meaning of vulnerability’ one of the key concepts in this drive is examined in […]

Working With Vulnerable Children, Young People And Families

Working With Vulnerable Children, Young People And Families The potential for early intervention to prevent social problems later in life has become the focus of much debate in recent years and finds itself at the centre of contemporary social policy. The meaning of ''vulnerability'' – one of the key concepts in this drive – is […]

Working With Vulnerable Children, Young People And Families

Working With Vulnerable Children, Young People And Families The potential for early intervention to prevent social problems later in life has become the focus of much debate in recent years and finds itself at the centre of contemporary social policy. The meaning of ''vulnerability'' â one of the key concepts in this drive – is […]

Medicine Help Donated To Children & Families By Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

On February 24, Chicago’s Working Families Said: ‘Fool Us Once…’

Over the past few months, I have had the opportunity to knock on doors throughout Chicago for our mayoral and aldermanic candidates. What stood out in almost every conversation I had was the length and breadth of disappointment with the policies of Mayor Rahm Emanuel from voters. The response I heard most frequently on the […]

Martin O’Malley: The Presidency ‘Is Not Some Crown To Be Passed Between Two Families’

WASHINGTON — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) spoke about his potential run for the Democratic presidential nomination on Sunday, seeming to take a shot at the idea of another Clinton in the White House. “Let’s be honest here, the presidency is not some crown to be passed between two families. It is an awesome […]

The 7 Basic Stories Families Tell and Why We Need to Tell Them

Since Bruce Feiler so graciously and artfully introduced our work at Emory on the health-giving power of family stories, Robyn Fivush and I have received notes from all over the world describing the myriad ways that families have passed on tales of past generations to newly arriving cohorts. Many people have sent along copies of […]

Six Elements for Success: Smart Investments Result in Good Starts for Families

Many of us can relate to the notion of “getting off to a good start.” For CEOs, a good start may come in the form of a new product that will secure their company’s future. For entrepreneurs, it could be securing vital seed money for a start-up with potential. For parents, it means having access […]

Families, Friends, and Food: One Family’s Recipes and Memories from Summers in Michigan

Families, Friends, and Food: One Family’s Recipes and Memories from Summers in Michigan Used – What is a vacation without the great meals? It’s a fork in the road, some time away from home. But add a great meal and it’s an adventure. One you will never forget. Laughing kids, hot coals, and sauce you […]

Medicine Assistance Donated to Children & Families First in Wilmington,DE by Charles Myrick Of American Consultants RX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Good Food and Healthy Families Make a Beautiful Home

Pick up any woman’s magazine, and on the front cover will be the stories that sell that edition. There will probably be a story about a celebrity, but you will also see in large letters, “Lose 10 lbs this week with…” whatever latest diet method they are touting. You will also see a large picture […]

The First Lady Celebrates the 5th Anniversary of Blue Star Families

Through Joining Forces, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden have worked side-by-side with Blue Star Families to honor service members, veterans, and their families. On February 24, 2015, Blue Star Families hosted a ceremony commemorating their 5th Anniversary, and the First Lady sent this video to celebrate. Uploads by The White House Special […]

You Dont Have to Suffer: A Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain for Patients and Their Families

You Dont Have to Suffer: A Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain for Patients and Their Families On March 2, 1994, the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (a division of the Public Health Service) made headlines by releasing new cancer pain management guidelines. That report revealed that pain is frequently undertreated, and that […]

Working Families Party Elects First State Legislator On Own Party Line

WASHINGTON — Working Families Party candidate Ed Gomes won a Connecticut state Senate special election Tuesday night, making him the first state legislative candidate to win solely on the party’s line. Gomes’ victory represents a vindication of strategy for the progressive party, which typically cross-endorses Democrats. As a former Democratic state senator, Gomes was known […]

Help For Medicine Donated To Pocona Services for Families & Children By Charles Myrick

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

You Don’t Have to Suffer: A Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain for Patients and Their Families

You Don’t Have to Suffer: A Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain for Patients and Their Families On March 2, 1994, the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (a division of the Public Health Service) made headlines by releasing new cancer pain management guidelines. That report revealed that pain is frequently undertreated, and that […]

New App That Simplifies Food Assistance, Healthcare Benefits To Help Millions Of Families In Need

A new app in development could make accessing social services a much easier task for many Americans. Single Stop, USA — a nonprofit that has served about 1 million households across the country — is changing how families in need are learning about and obtaining benefits. The nonprofit has helped low-income families access about $ […]

Health Help Donated to Rockdale Coalition for Children & Families by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Understanding Abusive Families: An Ecological Approach to Theory and Practice

Understanding Abusive Families: An Ecological Approach to Theory and Practice An up-to-date analysis of the factors contributing to abuse This newly revised edition of a classic in the field of child abuse and neglect presents effective guidelines for prevention, protection, and rehabilitation. Compelling and compassionate, this book explores why and how families become abusive. It […]

Understanding Abusive Families: An Ecological Approach to Theory and Practice

Understanding Abusive Families: An Ecological Approach to Theory and Practice An up-to-date analysis of the factors contributing to abuseThis newly revised edition of a classic in the field of child abuse and neglect presents effective guidelines for prevention, protection, and rehabilitation.Compelling and compassionate, this book explores why and how families become abusive. It then offers […]

This Is How the President Is Making the Tax Code Work for Middle-Class Families

At the heart of America's economic resurgence stands the grit and resilience of America's middle class. It's what has fueled our economic comeback and will help ensure that all Americans — not just a fortunate few — benefit from the progress we've made since the Great Recession.  Thanks to the hard work of the American […]

How the President Will Help All Working Families with Young Kids Afford Child Care:

President Barack Obama gestures as he talks with Akira Cooper at the Community Children’s Center, one of the nation’s oldest Head Start providers, in Lawrence, Kan. January 22, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) "If we knew how to do this back in 1943 and ’44, and here we are in 2015, what’s […]

Casseroles: 377 Dishes for Families, Potlucks & Parties (Taste of Home)

Casseroles: 377 Dishes for Families, Potlucks & Parties (Taste of Home) Casserole, hot dish, meal-in-one. no matter what you call it, these comforting sensations have been family favorites for years. With this hearty collection, today’s cooks can always find the perfect casserole, including: Weekend Breakfast Bake Cinnamon Raisin Strata Biscuit Pizza Bake Crunchy Turkey Casserole […]

President Obama Speaks on Working Families in a 21st Century Economy

On January 15, 2015, President Obama travelled to Charmington’s Café in North Baltimore, Maryland to talk about the workplace policies we need to help working Americans balance their careers with their needs of their families. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of […]

The President Speaks on Protecting Consumers and Families in the Digital Age

At the Federal Trade Commission offices in Washington, D.C., President Obama delivers remarks on protecting consumers and families in the digital age, January 12, 2015. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug […]

Free Discount Cards Donated To Assn. for Special Children and Families By Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

#GetCovered: Peace of Mind for Families

Visit http://www.healthcare.gov today! The Open Enrollment period for 2015 coverage lasts until February 15. — U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) http://www.hhs.gov We accept comments in the spirit of our comment policy: http://www.hhs.gov/web/socialmedia/policies/comment-policy.html HHS Privacy Policy http://www.hhs.gov/Privacy.html Uploads by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

Honoring Our Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families During the Holidays

Holiday decorations at the Naval Observatory Residence, in Washington, D.C., December 3, 2014. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann) This holiday season, in honor of our service members, veterans, and their families, the Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden dedicated five trees at the Naval Observatory Residence representing each branch of the U.S. Armed […]

Honoring Our Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families During the Holidays

Holiday decorations at the Naval Observatory Residence, in Washington, D.C., December 3, 2014. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann) This holiday season, in honor of our service members, veterans, and their families, the Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden dedicated five trees at the Naval Observatory Residence representing each branch of the U.S. Armed […]

Boy Collects 79 Coats For Homeless Families, Inspired By A Random Act Of Kindness

After witnessing an inspiring show of compassion, this boy decided it was time to spread the love. Nate Dreyfus, 9, of Stillwater, Minnesota, recently saw something that made him think twice. “There was this man,” Nate told CBS Minnesota. “He got out of his car, he took off his jacket and gave it to a […]

21st Century Celiac Disease Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians, including Celiac Sprue, Gluten-sensitive Enteropathy, Nontropical Sprue, Gluten Intolerance

21st Century Celiac Disease Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians, including Celiac Sprue, Gluten-sensitive Enteropathy, Nontropical Sprue, Gluten Intolerance This comprehensive compilation provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation’s health experts about celiac disease, also known as celiac sprue, gluten-sensitive enteropathy, nontropical sprue, and gluten intolerance. Starting with the basics, and […]

Center for Families Inc. Receive Tribute & RX Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

ACRX Recognition Gallery: American Consultants Rx http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

“Felons, not Families” Oversimplifies a Complex Reality

Words count. Especially when uttered by the President of the United States. In announcing his Executive Order changing immigration rules last Thursday, President Obama used the phrase “felons, not families.” This phrase has its origins in the criminal justice lexicon, where advocates have for years sought its demise as outdated to describe those with criminal […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, Oct. 30, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger by ensuring that everyone who works hard […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, Oct. 30, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger by ensuring that everyone who works hard […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, Oct. 30, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger by ensuring that everyone who works hard […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger by ensuring that everyone who works hard has the opportunity to get ahead, especially women and working families. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to […]

Center for Families Inc Receive Tribute & RX Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

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Most Detroit Families Can’t Afford Their Basic Needs: Report

Two-thirds of Detroiters can’t afford basic needs like housing and health care, even when family members are employed, according to a new report. On Sunday, the United Way released a study that found 40 percent of Michigan households, and 67 percent of Detroit families, are either under the poverty line or what it identifies as […]

Working Together to Support Our Military Families

Every day, the men and women of our military perform incredible service on behalf of our country. And as the President has made clear, just as our service members have made a commitment to America, we have a commitment to them – to have their backs at home while they serve around the world. A […]

Working to End Pregnancy Discrimination: A Win for Families Everywhere

Ed. note: This is cross-posted on CNN.com. See the original post here. More than 30 years ago, Congress wisely passed the Pregnancy Discrimination Act. Yet today, many pregnant women still experience unfair and unnecessary challenges on the job. Non-discrimination has been the law of the land for over three decades, yet, in some workplaces, the […]

Join Facebook Q&A’s Live from the White House Summit on Working Families

On Monday, June 23, the White House will host a Summit on Working Families to focus on creating a 21st century workplace that works for all Americans. The event brings together businesses, economists, labor leaders, policymakers, advocates, and citizens to discuss policy solutions that can make a real difference in the lives of working families […]

This Vet Is Helping Inmates Stay Connected With Their Families After Being Behind Bars Himself

You could call Frederick Hutson an overachiever. After graduating from high school, Huston served honorably as a F-16 Avionics Electrician in the U.S. Air Force for almost three years. When he was just 19 years old, he launched a window tinting business, and two years after that, a cell phone store, according to ABC News. […]

Helping Employers Connect to Job Seeking Service Members, Veterans and Their Families

Click here to see the photo gallery. First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden joined the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Fort Campbell on Wednesday at a comprehensive Veterans Jobs Summit and Career Forum.  The First Lady and Dr. Biden's message was clear: our commitment to our service members and their families does […]

Creating Opportunities for American Families to Succeed

In the last few years, millions of American families have had to sacrifice and endure a prolonged and damaging recession. More than ever before, families rely on dual incomes just to make ends meet. In 1960, only 10 percent of families relied on mothers as the primary or sole source of income. Today, that number […]

Parkinson’s Disease: A Complete Guide for Patients and Families (A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book)

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Families at Work

Families at Work What is the relationship between work and family in a world where employment creates endless tensions for families and families create endless tensions for the workplace? This collection of articles broadens this discussion by addressing issues from the perspectives of often neglected populations: from white middle-class women with young children to people […]

21st Century Pediatric Cancer Sourcebook: Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL), Burkitt, B-Cell, Lymphoblastic Lymphoma – Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians

21st Century Pediatric Cancer Sourcebook: Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL), Burkitt, B-Cell, Lymphoblastic Lymphoma – Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation’s cancer experts about childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL), including B-cell (Burkitt), diffuse large B-cell, lymphoblastic lymphoma, and anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Starting with the basics, and advancing […]

21st Century Pediatric Cancer Sourcebook: Childhood Ependymoma, Subependymoma – Clinical Data and Practical Information for Patients, Families, and Physicians

21st Century Pediatric Cancer Sourcebook: Childhood Ependymoma, Subependymoma – Clinical Data and Practical Information for Patients, Families, and Physicians Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation’s cancer experts about childhood ependymoma and subependymoma, with variant forms myxopapillary ependymoma, anaplastic, clear cell, and tanacytic. Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented and physician-quality […]

Center for Families Inc. Receive Tribute & RX Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

www.acrx.org .”The latest organization to receive the free ACRX discount prescription cards is the Center for Families Inc. Enjoy a brief recap of this great organization doing a fantastic service in the community!” -Charles Myrick – President and CEO of American Consultants Rx Inc.-Pharmacy Discount Network News Video Rating: 0 / 5 Visit American Consultants […]