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  1. Too few teens receiving HPV vaccinations, CDC saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Unacceptably low numbers of teens are getting vaccinated for the human papillomavirus, or HPV, which protects against cervical, throat and mouth cancers, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


  2. State health board alters student vaccine regimenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Board of Health approved changes to the vaccination schedule for students Thursday to make it more closely mirror federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations.


  3. Direct medical costs projected to increase to $49 billion annually by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News

    The American College of Chest Physicians announced today the Online First publication of 'Total and State-Specific Medical and Absenteeism Costs of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Among Adults Aged 18 Years in the United States for 2010 and Projections Through 2020' in the journal CHEST .


  4. Tennessee Department of Health says Polio vaccinations are still importantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Clarksville Online

    The Tennessee Department of Health, in alignment with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is issuing polio vaccination guidance for individuals planning travel to and from 10 countries where wild poliovirus, or WPV, is currently known to be a threat.


  5. Friday broker round-upRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Live Charts

    Barclays: Deutsche Bank cuts target price from 300p to 275p staying with its buy recommendation.


  6. Geisinger, Highmark reach agreement on five-year contract extensionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The News Item

    Under the new contract, Geisinger Medical Center in Danville and Geisinger clinic physicians will remain network providers for Highmark's indemnity and managed care members and will continue to participate in networks currently under contract.


  7. As inmate died, lawyers debated if he was in painRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    The nearly two-hour execution of a convicted murderer prompted a series of phone calls involving the governor's office, the prison director, lawyers and judges as the inmate gasped for more than 90 minutes.


  8. Britain's FTSE edges down ahead of growth data, RBS soarsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    UK shares edged lower in early trading on Friday, ahead of second quarter GDP data, as investors digested a raft of corporate results and Royal Bank of Scotland enjoyed an unexpected pop from earnings.


  9. Research led by Temple's Chair of dermatology shows that pain and itch may be signs of skin cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Asking patients if a suspicious skin lesion is painful or itchy may help doctors decide whether the spot is likely to be cancerous, according to a new study headed by Gil Yosipovitch, MD, Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Temple University School of Medicine.


  10. Thermo Fisher Scientific Wins Three R&D 100 AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Laboratory Network .com

    Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. , the world leader in serving science, today announced that three of its analytical instruments were included on the R&D Magazine list ofthe year's top 100 technology innovations.


  11. FDA approves a new OxyContinRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Observer

    Purdue Pharma's Targiniq ER combines a long-acting form of the opioid analgesic oxycodone with the medication naloxone, which is commonly used to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.


  12. Phase 3 trial: NEXAVAR tablets fail to meet primary endpoint in HER2-negative breast cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc., an Amgen subsidiary , today announced that an investigational Phase 3 trial of NEXAVAR tablets in patients with advanced breast cancer did not meet its primary endpoint of improving progression-free survival .


  13. GSK seeks approval for world's first malaria vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    GlaxoSmithKline said on Thursday it is applying for regulatory approval for the world's first vaccine against malaria, designed for children in Africa.


  14. FDA approves hard-to-abuse narcotic painkillerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new formulation of a powerful narcotic painkiller that discourages potential abusers from snorting or injecting the drug has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.


  15. Female triathletes at high risk for menstrual irregularities, pelvic floor disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News

    Female triathletes are at risk for pelvic floor disorders, decreased energy, menstrual irregularities and abnormal bone density, according to researchers at Loyola University Health System .


  16. Senate could vote on VA nominee's confirmation before the August breakRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News

    Meanwhile, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell named Leslie Dach, a former Wal-Mart vice president, to be a senior adviser as part of Burwell's effort to head off difficulties in the upcoming health law enrollment period.


  17. Four biological subtypes of stomach cancer definedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    In a massive effort to catalog the molecular causes of stomach cancer , scientists, including researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, have identified four subtypes of tumors based on shared mutations and other molecular abnormalities.


  18. SES: Robust First HalfRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    SES S.A., a leading worldwide satellite operator , reports financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2014.


  19. Bezos spending boosts losses at AmazonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet on Thursday reported its biggest quarterly loss since 2012 as Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos builds more distribution warehouses, adds grocery deliveries and develops new smartphones and tablets.


  20. Glaxo bribery claims stretch to SyriaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    GlaxoSmithKline is now facing corruption claims in Syria, where it's has been accused of bribery to secure business.