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Generic drugs have saved the American health care system trillions of dollars. A class of drugs called biologics, which help your immune system fight disease, are often the only treatment options for disease, yet the cost has...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Advocacy/Community Affairs, Government/Public Affairs, Health

Study shows couples who reported disagreeing about money once a week were roughly 30% more likely to get divorced than couples who said they disagreed just a few times per month.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News, Education, Finance

The month of February has been designated Save Your Vision Month and doctors are encouraging everyone to take this opportunity to have their eyes checked because many serious eye diseases have no early symptoms or warning signs.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Health

Since the killing of Trayvon Martin in Florida last year, headlines have provoked arguments on racial profiling practices and self-defense laws. Laws such as the “stand-your-ground” law, stating that a person may justifiably use...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Entertainment, Justice/Legal

During the 1960s, as the executive director of the National Urban League, Whitney Young was one of the few African Americans who had the ears of those who controlled the levers of power and he used these relationships to gain...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Entertainment

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation convened leading health organizations in Washington, D.C. to discuss reducing avoidable hospital readmissions.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Health

One out of every five elderly adults leaving the hospital end up back in a hospital bed within a month. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is convenin leading health organizations in Washington, D.C. to discuss reducing avoidable...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Health

A partir del 14 de febrero llega a Discovery Familia “El payaso Plim Plim”, una nueva serie animada que tiene como protagonista a Plim Plim, un niño valiente y generoso con características de payaso, héroe y mago.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Entertainment

Whether you’re shopping for gifts for your sweetheart, planning a singles’ night out, or researching tips for a romantic date night, try Bing this Valentine’s Day and avoid getting burned by your online shopping search results.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News

Meet Panos Panay, best known for establishing the vision for the current Surface RT and Surface Pro products. Panos Panay is a key leader in the hardware division on the Microsoft leadership team and is responsible for leading...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News, Technology

With the Grammy awards coming up quickly, there is no time like the present to get educated on the “who’s who” of award season nominees. Bing, Microsoft’s search engine, helps online searchers find backstage details on the latest...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News, Entertainment, Technology

Results released for Safer Internet Day (SID) from Microsoft’s Computing Safety Index (MCSI) found that people still aren’t protecting their personal information as well as they should, leaving them at risk.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News, Technology

February is "Save Your Vision Month" and the American Academy of Ophthalmology wants to remind Americans to get a painless medical eye exam that could save their vision. Many people wait until they have symptoms to see a doctor,...

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Health

Microsoft announced worldwide availability of Office 365 Home Premium, a reinvention of the company's flagship Office product line for consumers.

February 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News

Too many times politicians in Washington claim that cutting security spending in any capacity is dangerous and reckless. Responsible defense cuts can and must be a part of any package to avoid automatic sequestration and to...

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Government/Public Affairs

If the current trend continues, one in three American adults will have diabetes by 2050. In fact, every 17 seconds someone is diagnosed with the disease. The American Diabetes Association wants as many Americans as possible to be...

January 2013 | Location: National, New York, Arkansas, Illinois, Minnesota, Texas, Colorado, Utah, California, Oregon, Washington | Category: Health

Since 2010, Americans have withdrawn $362 billion from actively managed stock mutual funds. One investment strategy that can provide some stability, however, is exchange traded funds. Since 2010, $368 billion has poured into...

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Finance

Now, five times more of your friends' content on Facebook is searchable - including status updates, shared links, comments, and photos from your friends. Bing is the only search engine where you can find relevant search results...

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News, Entertainment

Changes to online services' privacy policies seem to occur daily. After a while, it can be hard to keep up with all of the changes and know exactly what personal information is being shared on the Internet. Microsoft offers new...

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Consumer News, Technology

According to the Small Business Administration, since 2003, America's small business exports have grown by about 80 percent. But how does a small business get started in the international market?

January 2013 | Location: National | Category: Business

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