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2 hrs ago | KBCI CBS 2
A 6-year-old western Idaho boy who suffered a rattlesnake bite on his big toe is recovering in the intensive care unit at a Spokane hospital.
3 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
The potentially Ebola-related death last week of a Liberian government official whose wife and children live in Minnesota has heightened concerns and inspired a fundraising drive to send medical supplies to Liberia.
3 hrs ago | KWNN-FM Stockton
In 2010, Michael Douglas was devastated to learn that he had stage-four cancer. Speaking to a group of doctors at the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies' 5th World Congress in New York City on Sunday, he spoke about his grueling experience with the disease and how it affected him.
4 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
Pfizer's second-quarter earnings plunged 79 per cent from last year, when the world's second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion.
7 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle
The Whitehouse Station, New Jersey-based company said net income increased to $2 billion, or 68 cents per share, from $906 million, or 30 cents per share, in the same quarter a year earlier.
7 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle
Pfizer's second-quarter earnings plunged 79 percent from last year, when the world's second-largest drugmaker booked a business spinoff gain of more than $10 billion, but results in the most recent quarter still edged analyst expectations.
The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'... )--PartnerRe Ltd. today reported net income of $257.7 million, or $5.02 per share for the second quarter of 2014.
Trade publication Podiatry Today named Kinetic Concepts Inc.'s CelluTome Epidermal Harvesting System one of the magazine's top 10 new product innovations for 2014.
An increase in spider-bite patients at Vanderbilt University Medical Center here has created some concern - but not about an influx of brown recluse spiders in garages or bathroom cabinets.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has been named one of 15 recipients of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve of the Department of Defense.
Tonsillectomies are commonly done to relieve sleep apnea in children, but a new study confirms that the treatment can speed kids' weight gain -- especially if they're already overweight.
One firefighter was injured by falling debris while battling a Bartlett house fire Sunday afternoon and had to be transported to Central DuPage Hospital.
The Bee publishes birth information from Kaiser Modesto Medical Center and Emanuel Medical Center.
Trevor Labak, 12, of the 1700 block of Stratton Pond Lane in Schaumburg, was pronounced dead at 9:18 a.m. at St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.
Three people accused of scheming to manufacture and ship salmonella-tainted peanuts that killed nine people and sickened more than 700 are set to go to trial this week in Georgia.
Huntington Mayor Steve Williams announced July 18 that the City of Huntington is teaming up with the Hoops Family Children's Hospital and the Cabell Huntington Hospital Auxiliary to launch a collaborative art initiative.
Police were called to the 3500 block of North Main Street around 2 a.m. Sunday on reports of shots fired at the Ashwood Lounge.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:19 am
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