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Health messages are simply overwhelmed, in volume and in effectiveness, by junk-food ads that often deploy celebrities or cartoon characters to great effect. We may know that eating fruits and vegetables is good for us, but the preponderance of the signal – Michael Moss

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The very elements of what constitutes good nursing are as little understood for the well as for the sick. The same laws of health or of nursing, for they are in reality the same, obtain among the well as among the sick. – Florence Nightingale

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Connectivity enables transparency for better government, education, and health. – Bill Gates

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Republicans should embrace the possibility that Obamacare could pave the way toward lower health care entitlement spending overall. That won’t be easy. But it’s not unthinkable, either. – Joe Klein

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There is a self interest in voting for a society where there is health care for all, where there’s a mental health service for all, where there is education service for all. – Jeremy Corbyn

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Health care does not worry me a great deal. I’ve been impressed by some wonderful old people. – Graham Chapman

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Physicians today, as human beings, are not exempt from the perverse economic pressures created by fee-for-service regimes to see more patients for shorter appointments and order more tests and procedures. If the incentives were changed to pay to foster be – Mitch Kapor

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As obesity creeps into preschools, and hypertension and type II diabetes become pediatric problems for the very first time, the case for starting preventive health care in the cradle has become too compelling to keep ignoring. – Heidi Murkoff

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As premiums continue to skyrocket, we must ensure that health insurers are not engaging in anticompetitive behavior and unfairly driving up health care costs. – Diana DeGette

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Many of the received models of modern architecture and planning owe their ultimate origin to the building code and public health reform movements of the second half of the 19th century. – Kenneth Frampton

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Energy, health care and education are just three examples of areas in which information and information management are critically important. How are we using our energy? What appliances in homes or business are consuming the most energy? When do they cons – Vint Cerf

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Health care in Denmark is universal, free of charge and high quality. Everybody is covered as a right of citizenship. – Bernie Sanders

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Charities are now working to give people in poor countries access to the Internet. But shouldn’t we spend that money on providing health clinics and safe water? Aren’t these things more relevant? I have no intention of downplaying the importance of the In – Ha-Joon Chang

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Our health care system is the finest in the world, but we still have too many uninsured Americans, too high prices for prescription drugs, and too many frivolous lawsuits driving our physicians out of state or out of business. – Judy Biggert

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Prevention is one of the few known ways to reduce demand for health and aged care services. – Julie Bishop

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Access to basic quality health care is one of the most important domestic issues facing our nation. – Ed Pastor

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WHO has a country office in nearly every developing country, usually located close to the Ministry of Health. Staff in these offices need to do much more to help ministries of health strengthen their national health plans and strategies and then negotiate – Margaret Chan

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People don’t trust private health insurance companies for all the right reasons. – Bernie Sanders

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Without your health, you’ve got nothing going on. I thank God every day for good health. – Ric Flair

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But, at the end of the day, we need to represent the taxpayers who have made enormous sacrifices. Many have lost their jobs. Many of them have seen their companies – they don’t have a pension – they have seen their companies cut the match for their 401(k) – John Kasich

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Health insurance should be a given for every citizen. – Jesse Ventura

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Exercise, from a public health perspective, is an unmitigated failure. The world’s longest-lived people live in environments that nudge them into more movement. They don’t use power tools, they do their own yard work, they grow a garden. – Dan Buettner

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Every profession will have its rogues, of course, no matter what oaths are sworn, but many health care professionals have a real commitment to serving the best interests of their clients. – Peter Singer

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I think the best thing we can do is sell that idea of smaller government – of fiscal responsibility vs. the Obama record. Obama made promises, and on every promise in which he’s actually delivered, things have gotten worse instead of better. He said if we – Richard Mourdock

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It’s about businesses nervous about taking on school leavers because of a mass of red tape. It’s about health and safety regulations and green fines. – Nigel Farage

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The only possible role that I can see for reconciliation would be to make modest changes in the major package to improve affordability, to deal with what share of Medicaid expansion the federal government pays, those kinds of issues, which is the traditio – Kent Conrad

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The belief that public health measures are not intended for people like us is widely held by many people like me. Public health, we assume, is for people with less – less education, less-healthy habits, less access to quality health care, less time and mo – Eula Biss

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And this administration and this House leadership have said, quote-unquote, they will stop at nothing to pass this health care bill. And now they’ve gotten rid of me and it will pass. You connect the dots. – Eric Massa

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Every child in America deserves high-quality health care. – Nancy Johnson

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Cerner’s focus over the last 20 years has been to provide healthcare, predominately healthcare providers, with advanced clinical and management information systems. Our mission is to connect the appropriate persons, knowledge, and resources at the appropr – Neal Patterson

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I would prefer to live forever in perfect health, but if I must at some time leave this life, I would like to do so ensconced on a chaise longue, perfumed, wearing a velvet robe and pearl earrings, with a flute of champagne beside me and having just disco – Olivia De Havilland

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Perfect health, like perfect beauty, is a rare thing, and so, it seems, is perfect disease. – Peter Latham

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While we can work hard at improving our health, size is no more in our control than the color of our skin, our ethnicity, or our sexual preference. – Allison Anders

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From my time in Health I know that choice empowers people lives. – John Hutton

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We have a list of human rights – right to food, right to shelter, right to health, right to education, many such items which are considered and accepted as bill of rights. These are to be insured to people. So all nations, all societies try to do that. – Muhammad Yunus

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The health industry, the fitness industry, was really starting to pick up. This was around the mid 80’s. – Warren Cuccurullo

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Unhealthy eating habits cause major health problems, such as diabetes and heart disease, and can also lead to food insecurity, disrupted eating patterns, and low self-esteem. – Matt Cartwright

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The time is now for Congress to address health care in America. – John Conyers

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There is no threshold level of fine particle pollution below which health risk reductions are not achieved by reduced exposure. – Gina McCarthy

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I decided to write ‘True Refuge’ during a major dive in my own health. Diagnosed with a genetic disease that affected my mobility, I faced tremendous fear and grief about losing the fitness and physical freedom I loved. – Tara Brach

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I’ve talked with a lot of teachers, classroom teachers after the Sandy Hook situation, and they say, look, we need to be looking at mental health. – Marsha Blackburn

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We need to be careful when we talk about cutting health care costs. They are not going to be reduced – what we really want to do is do is slow the rate of increase. – Dave Obey

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There’s an inverse relationship between the size and scope of government and the health of our free-market economy. – Marsha Blackburn

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In our experience at Safeway, we’re confident that we can actually improve the quality of health care while taking costs down and using the savings to help finance coverage of low-income people who are clearly going to need help to pay for insurance. – Steven Burd

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From this experience we have learned that in a big party it is important to have the necessary and often controversial discussions on policy issues such as the health system while in opposition. – Angela Merkel

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Background checks, waiting periods, reports of transfers, and access to mental health records have not stopped the legal sale of firearms to legitimate buyers. – Colleen Hanabusa

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Health care is one-sixth of our economy. If the government can control that, they can control just about everything. We need to understand what is going on, because there are much more economic models that can be used to give us good health care than what – Ben Carson

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Circumcision is obligatory for Jewish-born males – it must be performed on the eighth day after birth and is only postponed in the case of threat to the life or health of the child. Muslim parents also circumcise their male children. – Brad Sherman

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Aaron Pryor wants to get into the ring with me. He wants to be able to retire, and he will. For health reasons. – Sugar Ray Leonard

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Health care is not a privilege. It’s a right. It’s a right as fundamental as civil rights. It’s a right as fundamental as giving every child a chance to get a public education. – Rod Blagojevich

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