25 pct of NYC restaurants failed health tests - Post

25 pct of NYC restaurants failed health tests - Post


Travel health

NewYorkology: A New York Travel Guide: A full 25 percent of all New York City restaurants inspected in the past year received failing grades from the health department after inspectors were shamed by video broadcast worldwide of big fat rats scampering through a KFC/Taco Bell in... (more...)

The return of central planning

Adam Smith Institute Blog: I really do wonder about the mental health of our rulers at times : From April 1, those aged 60 or over will be entitled to free travel after 9.30am on buses all over England. I can see the political value of it. Millions of grannies get something free while tens of millions of taxpayers cough up ... (more...)

Who Said There is No Two-Teir Health Care in Canada?

ThePolitic.com: The wealth and privileged frequently travel to the United States for treatment, while the rest of us stand in line… Liberal MP Belinda Stronach, who is battling breast cancer, travelled to California last June for an operation that was recommended as part of her treatment, says a report. “Belinda ... (more...)

Travel Overseas and the Government is Watching You

Gadling: Filed under: Activism , Stories , Airlines , Transportation My doctor''s office has a file on me. So does the dentist, my employers, my credit card company, my bank, my health club and I''m sure a bunch more. I just found out that the file the U.S. government has on me might be bigger than I thought. ... (more...)

Product Recall: Magnetic Travel Art Set Lap Desks

BloggingBaby: Filed under: Health and Safety , Crafts , Creative projects , Recalls The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission , is voluntarily recalling their Princess Magnetic Travel Art Set Lap Desks . I wonder, do I really need to tell you why they''re ... (more...)

October 3 roundup

Overlawyered: Yet another Apple suit, this time on behalf of user who wishes iPod and iTunes were more compatible with other song vendors and devices Fairview Heights, Ill. alderman says town was "deceived" into serving as lead plaintiff in class action against Orbitz, Priceline, Expedia and other online travel ... (more...)

AMD Open Architecture Asia Challenge: Nyaya Health, Nepal

Treehugger: Three projects, three sites, three continents and one very big design challenge . We have already introduced you to the first two selected Community Partners, Kallari in Ecuador and SIDAREC in Kenya. To meet the third partner we must travel to rural Nepal where the Nyaya Health organisation ... (more...)

Product Recall: 425,000 Kolcraft Play Yards

BloggingBaby: Filed under: Gear , Health and Safety , Children''s furniture , Cribs and cradles , Changing table The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Kolcraft Enterprises Inc. have announced the voluntary recall of about 425,000 infant play yards after the death of a 10-month old boy who strangled ... (more...)

Financial services, automotive and health vertical search spending to reach $3.4 bln by 2011

IT Facts.biz: Mature categories such as retail and travel will continue to lead vertical search spending. However, the best opportunity for vertical search is in growth categories such as financial services, automotive, and health, in which combined search spending will grow more than 94% to $3.4 bln in 2011, JupiterResearch ... (more...)

Truth about Bush''s SCHIP veto doesn''t match harsh rhetoric

Baltimore Sun - Why else, they say, would he refuse to sign a bill providing health insurance to poor kids? Specifically, the president has ... Travel Shopping Resources Print Edition Wireless Edition RSS Feeds Newsletters/Alerts Archives Site Map Services Subscriber Services Get ... (more...)

The Shilla?s Five Star ?Festive Seasons Package? Offer Entices ...

e-Travel Blackboard - ... December 16, 2007 to February 28, 2008 showcases dramatically improved luxury brand name shopping, gourmet dining, health ... e-Travel Blackboard Agent Incentives Awards Business Tips Interline Employment People on the Move Training Update my profile OTHER NEWS (more...)

Shine off Apple for some loyalists

Chicago Tribune - We were there when Apple was hurting, we stuck with it, we nursed her back to health," Shipley, the Apple fan, wrote on his ... Sports Entertainment Living Travel Resources Newsletters/alerts Mobile MyNews RSS feeds Send a news tip Tribune Store About us Tribune ... (more...)

Diagnosis: Annual checkups overrated

Chicago Tribune - There''s a feeling of well-being you get from having your doctor look you over and pronounce you in good health," said Andrew ... Items for Sale ? Dating ? Pets ? Grocery coupons ? Boutiques ? Travel deals ? Place an Ad (more...)

Baby parents weigh options

Caymen Net News - The Consul is deeply concerned about the decision taken by the Health Services to authorise Ms Woodstock to travel on a commercial flight while she was in labour,? the Jamaican Consulate in Grand Cayman said in a statement to the media. Dr ... (more...)

Elderly men from Japan keep racing up Everest

USA Today - Sign up to receive our free Travel e-newsletter and get the best travel news, deals & features in your inbox. ... climbers to the same factors that make them live increasingly longer: a diet heavy in vegetables and fish, excellent health ... (more...)

Latest travel deals

Newsday - Early bookings at some Club Meds for Thanksgiving, December''s holiday season or President''s Week vacations can mean discounts of up to 30 percent. The offer is good for departures on Nov. 17, Dec. 22 and 29, and Feb. 16. Participating resorts include ... (more...)

Revered Thai king hospitalised

Financial Times - Over the last decade, King Bhumibol has pared back his once hectic schedule of public appearances and travel as his health has declined. In 1995, he had a heart operation to open constricted arteries and was treated for an irregular heartbeat in 1997 ... (more...)

Some call for Frank recall

Hampton Roads Daily Press - Frank said issues such as his health and public support will determine whether he runs again in 2010. "There will always be ... Opinion Obituaries Business Sports Entertainment Life Travel Newspaper services Site Services HRTownSquare.com HRVarsity.com ... (more...)

Working together on school travel

Newbury Today - School Travel Plans are a winning formula for all. They promote health because the exercise gained in walking to school is proven to be beneficial. They also improve safety outside schools by reducing the number of vehicles manoeuvring at the school ... (more...)