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  1. Variability of radiation doses of cardiac diagnostic imaging tests:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | BioMed Central

    Patients with coronary artery disease can accumulate significant radiation dose through repeated exposures to coronary computed tomographic angiography, myocardial perfusion imaging with single photon emission computed tomography or positron emission tomography, and to invasive coronary angiography. Aim of the study was to audit radiation doses of coronary computed tomographic angiography, single photon emission computed tomography, positron emission tomography and invasive coronary angiography in patients enrolled in the prospective, randomized, multi-centre European study-EVINCI .

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  2. Paradigm Diagnostics Announces $7M Series B FundingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Paradigm Diagnostics today announced the near completion of their $7M Series B financing, adding an additional $3M from New Sciences Ventures on top of the $3.5M led by Mesa Verde Venture Partners and other strategic partners at the end of 2016. These resources will be directed towards further accelerating commercial adoption of their flagship Paradigm Cancer Diagnostic Test, PCDx, a comprehensive genomic profiling test and expanding the Paradigm cancer registry.

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  3. BCL-2 and MYC gain/amplification is correlated with central nervous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | BioMed Central

    Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of leukemic phase is a rare clinical manifestation, but is highly prevalent with central nervous system involvement . Little is known about this rare clinical observation.

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  4. Trump starts making changes to ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Fortune

    ... there were too few providers who accepted their plans. "It's certainly not going to help consumers," said Tim Jost, a health law professor at Washington and Lee University School of Law. Tighter enrollment periods: The new rule would cut the open ...

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  5. Assembly Grants Final Approval to Democratic Measure to Expand Fertility Coverage in NJRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Assemblydems.com

    Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Pamela Lampitt, Valerie Vainieri Huttle, John McKeon, Raj Mukherji, Jamel Holley, Marlene Caride, and Joann Downey to increase fertility coverage for New Jersey families received final legislative approval 58-6-3 by the full Assembly on Wednesday. Under current law, hospital, medical and health service corporations, commercial group insurers and health maintenance organizations are required, in certain circumstances, to provide coverage under group policies for medically necessary expenses incurred in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility.

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  6. Opposition claimed against plans for new fish farm in Sound of JuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Sunday Herald

    Unprecedented opposition is being claimed against plans for a new fish farm in the Sound of Jura, as the wider industry faces a threatened crisis over the chronic problem of sea lice infestation. The weight of Scottish farmed salmon fell in the final three months of last year by 4 per cent compared to the previous year, because sea lice.

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  7. Feds claim Hattiesburg pharmacy investigation details more than $400 million defraudedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The federal pharmacy investigation that alleges more than $400 million was defrauded from health insurance provider's centers around the Hub City and names local doctors and businesses. The federal pharmacy investigation that alleges more than $400 million was defrauded from health insurance provider's centers around the Hub City and names local doctors and businesses.

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  8. Wimberly, Lagana, Danielsen, Oliver, Vainieri Huttle, Mazzeo, Downey...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Assemblydems.com

    ... gained approval from the General Assembly on Wednesday. The bill (A-1875) would require the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services in the Department of Human Services to establish and oversee a public awareness campaign that would be known ...

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  9. Prieto, Lagana, McKeon, Sumter, Benson & Vainieri Huttle Bill to Tackle Opioid Crisis Signed Into LawRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Assemblydems.com

    ... begin with, it also recognizes the realities that have taken hold, and substantially bolsters treatment options and health benefits for those that have succumbed to this epidemic," said Prieto (D-Bergen/Hudson). "This is an issue that has touched ...

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  10. One piece at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Pike Press

    Eric Simonsen, three-year-old son of Drew and Jenna Simonsen, really enjoyed the spaghetti dinner Friday night at Pleasant Hill High School. The supper was a benefit for the Shonhart family, whose son Samuel is undergoing treatment for thyroid cancer.

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  11. Teva sees higher active pharmaceutical ingredient sales in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    Teva's standalone API manufacturing business - also saw revenues increase. A spokeswoman told us drug ingredient sales to external customers increased 4% year-on-year to $776m.

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  12. No extension for groups opposed to OSHA silica ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Business Insurance

    A federal appeals court has denied a request by industry groups challenging the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration's silica rule for a 60-day extension to give the Trump administration time to evaluate the rule while supporters lobby the court to preserve the regulation. The Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica rule reduces the permissible exposure for crystalline silica over an eight-hour shift to 50 micrograms per cubic meter of air for the construction industry, one-fifth of the previous maximum, as well as for general industry and the maritime industry, half of the previous maximum.

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  13. I Lost 100 Pounds---A Prediabetes StoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Newswise

    NEW YORK, February 15, 2017 - Sandra Marin, a Bronx grandmother who lost 100 pounds by participating in Health People's Centers for Disease Control -approved National Diabetes Prevention Program will be featured Thursday February 16 in the CDC's new national public service campaign to promote effective diabetes prevention. The segment will air during the CBS Morning News in major cities throughout the nation as part of a groundbreaking national initiative to assure that Americans with pre-diabetes get help.

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  14. Gators center John Egbunu out for season with torn ACLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    UF's five-game winning streak was in jeopardy. But following a timeout the Gators came alive against Texas A&M and rode the play of some of the team's veteran players to a 71-62 victory.

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  15. Day Two link with Johnson & Johnson on personalised microbiome analysis for diabetes nutritionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... we're doing right now is claiming to balance your blood sugar levels, and it's in the area of wellness and general health. Where we're taking this is into a more clinical, medical outcome ," said Lihi Segal, CEO and co-founder of DayTwo. " The ...

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  16. Pick for Medicare post faces questions on Indiana contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    President Donald Trump's pick to oversee Medicare and Medicaid advised Vice President Mike Pence on health care issues while he was Indiana's governor, a post she maintained amid a web of business arrangements - including one that ethics experts say conflicted with her public duties. A review by The Associated Press found Seema Verma and her small Indianapolis-based firm made millions through consulting agreements with at least nine states while also working under contract for Hewlett Packard.

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  17. Tom Brady says he plans to play beyond 2017 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Sporting News

    Tom Brady will turn 40 before next season but the Super Bowl MVP doesn't see retirement in the near future. "I'd like to play until my mid-forties," Brady told The MMQB .

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  18. Hultgren updates work on heroin, opioid abuse in new reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... because of lack of funding for treatment beds and lack of long-term beds, insurance coverage and widespread mental health issues, the report stated. Recommendations included reallocating funds for inpatient addiction treatment in Illinois; ...

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  19. Did you give up on your New Year's Resolution? Here's how to get back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    It's a month and a half into the New Year and chances are you've already forgotten about your New Year's Resolution. Jacqueline R. Carroll, PA-C, of Wilmington Health, shared tips in the below Q&A on how to get back on track.

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  20. Imaging study confirms brain differences in people with adhdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Researchers who pinpointed brain differences in people with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder say their findings show the condition should be considered a brain disorder. The international study -- the largest of its kind -- included more than 1,700 people with ADHD and more than 1,500 without the disorder.

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