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Top Ten Causes of Death in America

By at March 12, 2012 | 7:00 am | 0 Comment

Top Ten Causes of Death in America

Cause of Death Number of Deaths 1. Heart disease 595,444 2. Malignant neoplasms 573,855 3. Chronic lower respiratory diseases 137,789 4. Cerebrovascular diseases 129,180 5. Accidents 118,043 6. Alzheimer’s disease 83,308 7. Diabetes 68,905 8. Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis 50,472 9. Influenza and pneumonia 50,003 10. Suicide 37,793 Originally published: online@greenleepartners.com, January 13, 2012. […]

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Burning Down the House: 147 Reasons for Sprinklers

By at April 20, 2011 | 9:46 am | 67 Comments

Burning Down the House: 147 Reasons for Sprinklers

While we may view the tragic deaths of 147 workers a century-ago as a regrettable historical fact, why do we accept the fire deaths of Pennsylvanians as an acceptable condition?

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A cool shot of relief for Fukushima

By at March 23, 2011 | 12:02 pm | 126 Comments

A cool shot of relief for Fukushima

It truly is the first positive for the Fukushiama Dai-ichi nuclear power plant since taking hits from an earthquake and tsunami nearly two weeks ago.

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Schwank it is in Pennsylvania’s 11th

By at March 16, 2011 | 11:27 am | 1 Comments

Schwank it is in Pennsylvania’s 11th

Judy Schwank a Democrat will apparently fill a Senate seat in Pennsylvania’s 11th District following the deak of Michael O’Pake.

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