KUVO/KVJZ http://kuvo.org en Erik Troe is a happy fellow http://kuvo.org/post/erik-troe-happy-fellow <h5 class="uiStreamMessage" data-ft="{&quot;type&quot;:1,&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}" style="font-size: 11px; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 5px; padding: 0px; word-break: break-word; word-wrap: break-word; font-family: Helvetica, Arial, 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif;"><span class="messageBody" data-ft="{&quot;type&quot;:3,&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}" style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.38;">I'm a most lucky fella! We've got live music featured both Thursday and Friday on the JAZZ CARAVAN this week. Yay! Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:29:06 +0000 Erik Troe 5027 at http://kuvo.org Erik Troe is a happy fellow Free Drug Samples Prompt Skin Doctors To Prescribe Costlier Meds http://kuvo.org/post/free-drug-samples-prompt-skin-doctors-prescribe-costlier-meds Every "free" sample comes with a price.<p>Dermatologists who accept free tubes and bottles of brand-name drugs are likelier to prescribe expensive medications for acne than doctors who are prohibited from taking samples, a study <a href="http://archderm.jamanetwork.com/journal.aspx">reports</a> Wednesday.<p>The difference isn't chump change. When patients see a dermatologist who gets and gives free samples, the average cost of medicines prescribed is $465 per office visit. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:01:00 +0000 editor 5026 at http://kuvo.org Free Drug Samples Prompt Skin Doctors To Prescribe Costlier Meds Israel's Ultra-Orthodox Put Faith In Unorthodox Dating Service http://kuvo.org/post/israels-ultra-orthodox-put-faith-unorthodox-dating-service Yael Mizrachi, a 33-year-old Israeli woman, has been to many matchmakers.<p>"Too many," she says, rolling her wide dark eyes and tossing her shoulder-length hair.<p>Matchmakers are the traditional way to find a mate in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community to which Mizrachi belongs. But she is not entirely traditional.<p>"I identify myself as a modern ultra-Orthodox," Mizrachi says.<p>Mizrachi is part of a growing number of ultra-Orthodox Jews in Israel who are seeking job skills, getting higher education or joining the military. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:16:00 +0000 Emily Harris 5025 at http://kuvo.org Israel's Ultra-Orthodox Put Faith In Unorthodox Dating Service Rescuers Deliver Most, But Not All, Nigerian Schoolgirls To Safety http://kuvo.org/post/rescuers-deliver-most-not-all-nigerian-schoolgirls-safety According to the Nigerian military, all but eight of the girls kidnapped from a Nigerian boarding school have been rescued. As many as 100 girls had been abducted by militants earlier in the week. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:16:00 +0000 Ofeibea Quist-Arcton 5024 at http://kuvo.org Bloomberg Seeks To Alter Gun Debate With $50 Million, And Moms http://kuvo.org/post/bloomberg-seeks-alter-gun-debate-50-million-and-moms Billionaire Michael Bloomberg's plan to invest $50 million in what he describes as a mom-driven grass-roots effort to support pro-gun-safety candidates grabbed headlines Wednesday, and energized gun control activists.<p>The commitment, the former New York City mayor says, aims to beat back the profound political influence of the National Rifle Association in 15 targeted states — to "make them afraid of us," he told NBC's <em>Today </em>show.<p>"This is what the American public wants," Bloomberg said, referring to his group's intended focus on gun-purchase background checks.<p>Polls show that B Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:49:00 +0000 Liz Halloran 5020 at http://kuvo.org Bloomberg Seeks To Alter Gun Debate With $50 Million, And Moms