Posts Tagged ‘pressure’

Revamping Medicare: A Guide To The Proposals, Politics And Timeline

The more immediate pressure is to reduce the deficit by the end of this year to stop automatic 2 percent spending cuts from going into effect in 2013, as required by last year’s budget agreement. That will likely entail slowing spending in Medicare, which provides health care to 47 million seniors and disabled people and consumes […]

Gold and silver pressured Thursday amid worries of a global slowdown

Gold and silver prices were under pressure Thursday amid worries of a global slowdown. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Iran unveils enriched nuclear fuel for Nantanz facility

Ignoring pressure from the United States and the European Union over its ambitious nuclear program, Iran on Wednesday unveiled its first domestically produced enriched nuclear fuel for Tehran-based research reactor Natanz nuclear facility. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Successful Italy bond auction lifts mood

Short-term funding costs fall by half to 3.25%, down from a euro-era record of 6.5% last month, but late-day volatility sees selling pressure return View full post on UK Business Stories

Protesters pile pressure on Putin

Pressure on Vladimir Putin mounts as tens of thousands of protesters call for fresh elections View full post on UK Business Stories

Latest papers put pressure on James Murdoch

The documents include a counsel’s opinion containing a devastating assessment of the Sunday tabloid’s activities View full post on UK Business Stories

Moody’s raises pressure for US debt deal

The rating agency placed the US’s triple A rating on review for possible downgrade as fears mounted that Washington will fail to raise the debt ceiling View full post on UK Business Stories

Libya’s opposition offers amnesty to Gaddafi supporters

Libya’s opposition provisional government has raised the pressure on Gaddafi, promising amnesty to his supporters if they switch sides immediately View full post on UK Business Stories

Resources stocks damp mood in Asia

Asian shares fluctuated as resources stocks fell on lower commodity prices, while Japanese utility shares remained under pressure with Tokyo struggling to contain the nuclear crisis in Fukushima View full post on UK Business Stories

Pharmacists Expand Role To Help Educate And Coach Patients

Sebastian, FL, United States (KaiserHealth) – The average adult fills about a dozen prescriptions and refills every year; after age 65, they fill more than 30 prescriptions annually. For many people, their local pharmacist may be as familiar as their doctor — and often a lot easier to get time with. Some pharmacists are building […]