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The Day I Told My Husband to Leave Me and My Chronic Disease

Chronic fatigue syndrome may be a human version of ‘hibernation’

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This Alternative Treatment Could Bring Pain Relief Without Pills

There's new hope in the battle against the rising epidemic of opioid addiction: alternative treatments that can relieve pain with fewer prescription pills, and possibly, without pills at all.

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Transportation Security Administration Programs for Travelers with Disabilities

The Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) mission is to protect our nation’s transportation systems so that we all can travel safely. TSA Security Officers work to protect and screen approximately two million travelers each day.

All travelers are required to undergo screening, but TSA has developed screening procedures to ensure that travelers and their associated medical items and devices can be screened regardless of the disability or medical condition. How this screening is conducted depends on the traveler’s disability or medical condition, the technology in use at the checkpoint, and the needs communicated to TSA personnel by the traveler. Read more...

FDA Boosts Warning On Danger Of Combining Opioids And Anxiety Meds

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/08/31/49211…

FDA Boosts Warning On Danger Of Combining Opioids And Anxiety Meds Doctors increasingly prescribe opioid painkillers with benzodiazepines — medications used to treat anxiety and insomnia. That combination is causing a spike in overdoses and deaths,… www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/08/31/492110114/fda-boosts-warning-on-danger-of-combining-opioids-and-anxiety-meds

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Opioid Pain or Cough Medicines Combined With Benzodiazepines: Drug Safety Communication - FDA Requiring Boxed Warning About Serious Risks and Death

www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/Safe…

Related Agencies
If your work-related issue isn’t on this checklist, it could be because it is handled by another federal or state agency.

For questions about wages, tips, work hours, overtime, breaks, vacation pay, or the Family Medical Leave Act, contact the Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (link is external) at 1-866-487-9243.

For work-related safety and health questions, contact the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (link is external) at 1-800-321-6742.

If you believe you’ve been discriminated against because of race, ethnicity, religion, age, gender, national origin or sexual orientation, contact the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (link is external) at 1-800-669-4000.

For questions about labor union officer elections, union financial practices, or reports filed by labor unions, employers and labor relations consultants, contact the Department of Labor's Office of Labor-Management Standards (link is external) at 1-866-487-2365.

If you believe you’ve been discriminated against because of your immigration or citizenship status or because of your national origin, contact the Department of Justice's Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) (link is external) at 1-800-255-7688.

The NLRB does not enforce state and local laws relating to employment, such as unemployment benefits or workers’ compensation. For a list of state labor offices, please click here (link is external). The Federal Labor...
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Officer_LODI commented on dolphinsfan's video 1 month ago

This reminds me... After 12 years! I have to call my Worker's Compensation insurance company "adjuster" to have my medications approved... FML!

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