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H.R.5986 Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2010, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 29, 2010 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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    • America's Neglected infections of Poverty: Fighting Poverty with ... - December 22, 2010 by Pacific Progressive - Second, together with the CDC, we have worked with Georgia Congressman Hank Johnson Jr. to launch a new bill, HR 5986, the “Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2010.” Recently passed in the House, the bill would ...

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      As noted by Pacific Progressive on December 22, 2010, "Second, together with the CDC, we have worked with Georgia Congressman Hank Johnson Jr. to launch a new bill, HR 5986, the “Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2010.” Recently passed in the House, the bill would ..." (http://www.pacificprogressive.com/2010/12/americas-neglected-infections-of-poverty-fighting-poverty-with-research.html)
    • MALNUTRITION, MALARIA and the MYCOBACTERIUM: POVERTY: Neglected ... - December 18, 2010 by MALNUTRITION, MALARIA and the MYCOBACTERIUM - Second, together with the CDC, we have worked with Georgia Congressman Hank Johnson Jr. to launch a new bill, H.R. 5986, the “Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2010.” Recently passed in the House, the bill would ...

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      As noted by MALNUTRITION, MALARIA and the MYCOBACTERIUM on December 18, 2010, "Second, together with the CDC, we have worked with Georgia Congressman Hank Johnson Jr. to launch a new bill, H.R. 5986, the “Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2010.” Recently passed in the House, the bill would ..." (http://malnutritionandmalaria.blogspot.com/2010/12/poverty-neglected-tropical-diseases.html)
    • America's Hidden Diseases | Smart Journalism. Real Solutions ... - November 05, 2010 by Smart Journalism. Real Solutions. Miller-McCune. - Americans living in high poverty bear the burden of more than 20 common diseases that the medical establishment largely does not monitor, diagnose or treat, studies show.

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      As noted by Smart Journalism. Real Solutions. Miller-McCune. on November 05, 2010, "Americans living in high poverty bear the burden of more than 20 common diseases that the medical establishment largely does not monitor, diagnose or treat, studies show." (http://www.miller-mccune.com/health/americas-hidden-diseases-25138/)

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