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Healthcare organizations voice worry over end of net neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission vote on Thursday to roll back regulations that uphold net neutrality has some healthcare organizations concerned that the move could have downstream implications for providers, particularly those located in and serving rural areas. The five-member FCC voted 3-2 along party lines to eliminate its...
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Rural Workers Have Higher Exposures to COPD-Causing Pollutants

Farm work is a known risk factor for occupational exposure to pollutants linked to obstructive airway diseases like COPD, but a new report from the CDC finds an elevated risk of exposure in rural workers with no connection to the agricultural industry. When researchers from the National Institute...
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