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  • Would you take a newborn or very young child to a chiropractor?

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    Yes.
    14%
    234 votes
    Only to treat a specific problem or on another doctor's advice.
    25%
    425 votes
    No.
    44%
    759 votes
    No, and I don't think anyone else should be allowed to.
    17%
    292 votes
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    Obama offers new accommodations on birth control

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:35:40 GMT
    The Obama administration will offer a new accommodation to religious nonprofits that object to covering birth control for their employees. The measure allows those groups to notify the government, rather than their...More >
    The Obama administration will offer a new accommodation to religious nonprofits that object to covering birth control for their employees. The measure allows those groups to notify the government, rather than their...More >
  • US diplomats barred from ice bucket challenge

    US diplomats barred from ice bucket challenge

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:35:29 GMT
    The charity stunt has lured athletes, celebrities, politicians and rock stars and gone viral on the Internet, but don't look for U.S. diplomats to get in on the fun.More >
    The charity stunt has lured athletes, celebrities, politicians and rock stars and gone viral on the Internet, but don't look for U.S. diplomats to get in on the fun.More >
  • Democrats reframe debate on health care

    Democrats reframe debate on health care

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:29:29 GMT
    One of the most vulnerable Senate Democrats is standing by his vote for President Barack Obama's health care law, a fresh sign that the unpopular mandate may be losing some of its political punch.More >
    President Barack Obama's unpopular health care law is losing some of its political punch as vulnerable Democrats see it as less of an election-year minus and Republicans increasingly talk about fixing it instead of...More >

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