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Puerto Rico tap water, water quality violations ranked worse than all 50 states according to NRDC – Natural Resources Defense Council

https://www.nrdc.org/resources/threats-tap-widespread-violations-water-infrastructure Use the link above to check the water violations in your area. http://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/thecountrysdrinkingwatersystemfails-2319886 The Country’s drinking water system fails A report finds multiple violations both from a lack of monitoring and notifying as well as from the presence of … Continue reading

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Why people wait more than a year to see a doctor in Puerto Rico

  http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-puertorico-healthcare Take a Number Why people wait more than a year to see a doctor in Puerto Rico By Robin Respaut Filed Oct. 11, 2016, 2 p.m. GMT Physicians are fleeing the island as a financially strapped healthcare system, … Continue reading

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Protect your skin against the harsh UV rays of the sun in Puerto Rico

Based on the above image, Puerto Rico in the lower right corner, has a 12 rating, which is extreme for the intensity of UV rays. This indicates skin damage from the sun can occur in LESS THAN 10 MINUTES! https://www.epa.gov/sunsafety/uv-index-1Continue reading

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Non-Obamacare health plans may soon be available in Puerto Rico

Non-Obamacare health plans may soon be available in Puerto Rico. This is great news as consumers will have the freedom to choose better-fitting health care plans than wasteful, overpriced Obamacare health care plans. Don’t forget how President Obama lied when … Continue reading

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Health Care Insurance options in Puerto Rico for health insurance

The major health insurance providers in Puerto Rico are First Medical, MCS, SSS aka Triple S http://www.firstmedicalpr.com Dead end for me, since its all in Spanish https://www.mcs.com.pr/en/individuals/products/Pages/individuos.aspx MOST PROFESSIONAL because has site in ENGLISH https://www.ssspr.com/SSSPortal Dead end for me, since … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico considers fining parents of obese children up to $800

http://www.koreatimesus.com/puerto-rico-considers-fining-parents-of-obese-children-up-to-800 Puerto Rico considers fining parents of obese children up to $800 February 10, 2015 SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Legislators in Puerto Rico are debating a bill that would fine parents of obese children up to $800 if … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico now exempt from Obamacare

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-07-20/white-house-quietly-exempts-45-million-people-5-territories-obamacare?page=1 White House ‘Quietly’ Exempts 4.5 Million People In 5 “Territories” From Obamacare Submitted by Tyler Durden on 07/20/2014 21:52 As WSJ reports, last week’s geopolitical chaos and distraction was ideal for a news dump, and the White House didn’t … Continue reading

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