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Department of Health and Human Services

Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) Initiative

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Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) is one initiative that contributes to solutions for two national issues--(1) the need for alternative energy solutions and (2) solutions to reduce obesity (like Let's Move). The genesis of the idea is to fund (with money otherwise spent on health care costs related to obesity) research, development, and incentivize production of home pedal power technology--like the bicycle powered... more »

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Department of Energy

Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) Initiative

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Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) is one initiative that contributes to solutions for two national issues--(1) the need for alternative energy solutions and (2) solutions to reduce obesity (like Let's Move). The genesis of the idea is to fund (with money otherwise spent on health care costs related to obesity) research, development, and incentivize production of home pedal power technology--like the bicycle powered... more »

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Legislative Branch

Restore Access to Personal Email

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My Department no longer allows access to personal email. This restriction results in my having to spend an inordinate amount of time trying to communicate with my children’s' caregivers and doctors, my doctors, and other important individuals/groups that impact my family. Why is it that I can get to eharmony, and soon to Facebook, and Myspace, but not yahoo email? This is a bad policy that needs to be changed. It decreases... more »

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