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  1. NIH-led effort launches Big Data portal for Alzheimer's drug discoveryRead the original story

    45 min ago | National Institutes of Health

    A National Institutes of Health-led public-private partnership to transform and accelerate drug development achieved a significant milestone today with the launch of a new Alzheimer's Big Data portal - including delivery of the first wave of data - for use by the research community. The new data sharing and analysis resource is part of the Accelerating Medicines Partnership , an unprecedented venture bringing together NIH, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, industry and academic scientists from a variety of disciplines to translate knowledge faster and more successfully into new therapies.

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  2. White House purposely has no Obamacare Plan BRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | 4029TV.com

    The Obama administration says it's doing nothing to stave off the potential disaster that would ensue if the Supreme Court upends Obamacare and millions of Americans face losing affordable health insurance. What might look like administration negligence is actually a carefully tuned strategy to raise the stakes at the Supreme Court, where on Wednesday justices will hear arguments on a central Obamacare provision that allows federal subsidies for insurance.

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  3. Contra Costa supervisor Federal Glover hospitalized needing heart, kidney transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... sound decisions for the people I represent," Glover wrote. "Right now, my hope and wishes are for Federal's full health recovery," Gioia said. "Over the past 15 years that we've worked together, he's been a good friend and partner on many issues." ...

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  4. Warriors in pink champion Triple Negative Breast Cancer awareness and researchRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... her healthier, it is happy and healthy the Heather way" Now she spends her time helping others find their way to health and happiness. Heather wants you to do one thing everyday that makes you happy, maybe today that will be contacting her. For more ...

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  5. Police investigating Longview shooting as gang disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KLTV Tyler

    Da'Coreyan Blankenship died in a shooting that took place about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of Aurel Avenue. Longview Police Department Public Information Officer Kristie Brian says police were down the street on an unrelated call and were able to respond instantly.

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  6. Employment offers a natural path towards good healthRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Examiner.com

    A consideration of a total picture of good health should include employment alongside good nutrition, exercise, adequate rest and avoidance of smoking, drugs and alcohol. In fact good employment with appropriate financial rewards and other positive rewards can be seen as a naturally healthy way to help keep someone healthy.

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  7. 7 Percent of Kids Found to Have ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | News Max

    This estimate -- which differs significantly from other recent appraisals -- is based on data from 175 prior studies conducted over nearly four decades. The approximation could help public health officials determine whether ADHD is overdiagnosed or underdiagnosed in their nation, state or community, said lead author Rae Thomas, of Bond University in Australia.

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  8. Paying for In Home Care in Northern MichiganRead the original story

    48 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... have a limited income and few assets. Medicaid will cover some in home care expenses as well as costs of having home health care where skilled nurses are in the home. This may be a viable option for those who qualify. The last option is to pay for ...

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  9. COA introduces new poultry farming regulatons as bird flu spreadsRead the original story

    48 min ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, March 4 The Council of Agriculture said Wednesday that with effect from September, it will be mandatory for poultry to be raised in enclosed spaces, as part of an effort to stop the spread of an avian flu virus that has decimated Taiwan's poultry farms. The regulation is being imposed to prevent contact with migratory birds, which will begin arriving in Taiwan in September, said Chang Su-san , director-general of the COA's Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine .

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  10. The Health Benefits of Cyanocobalamin B12Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... disease is not yet known, vitamin b12 may offer some benefits. Vitamin B12 must be consumed each day to maintain your health, and while animal-derived foods such as dairy products, eggs, meat, fish, poultry, and shellfish are good sources of the ...

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  11. Insurance 'Death Spiral' at Stake in King v. BurwellRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Insurance Networking

    The Supreme Court case King v. Burwell, which challenges the legality of subsidies available for individuals purchasing health insurance on the federal exchange under the Affordable Care Act, could rock the stability of the health insurance market.

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  12. Nothing Shady About This Trade - McCoy A Huge Boost For BillsRead the original story

    49 min ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

    He's the real McCoy and he could be the running back who carries the Buffalo Bills to the playoffs. Tuesday night's announcement of a bombshell NFL trade sending Philadelphia Eagles star LeSean "Shady" McCoy to Buffalo for stellar young linebacker Kiko Alonso sent shockwaves throughout the league.

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  13. Obamacare at the Supreme Court: Justices again divided over landmark health lawRead the original story

    51 min ago | GantDaily.com

    The future of health care in America is on the table - and in serious jeopardy - this morning in the Supreme Court. After more than an hour of arguments Wednesday, the Supreme Court seemed divided in a case concerning what Congress meant in one very specific four-word clause of the Affordable Care Act with respect to who is eligible for subsidies provided by the federal government to help people buy health insurance.

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  14. Surgery wait lists growRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Salmon Arm Observer

    ... told her the wait would be more like two years and referred her to the Surgical Wait Times list on the Ministry of Health's website. There she discovered that Dooley has 88 patients awaiting hip replacements and another 199 waiting for knee ...

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  15. CA: SLO Council Moves Ahead on E-Cigarettes Ban in Public PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Mass Transit

    A proposed ban on electronic cigarettes in San Luis Obispo drew local business owners, high school students, former smokers and health officials Tuesday to lobby for and against the battery-operated devices that have been gaining in popularity. The San Luis Obispo City Council voted unanimously to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes anywhere that smoking is banned, which includes most public places and workplaces.

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  16. Court Ruling Means Cleaner Air for Millions of AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Daily Kos

    This week, we secured an important victory for public health when a federal court approved a timeline and framework for protecting Americans from an especially harmful type of air pollution. Sulfur dioxide pollution is a dangerous air pollutant -- so much so, that even short term exposure for as little as five minutes is associated with breathing problems like asthma attacks , particularly among vulnerable populations such as the elderly and asthmatics.

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  17. DR Congo cholera cases top 1,500, 35 dead: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Peninsula

    ... said on Wednesday. The majority of the cases have been registered in the southern province of Katanga. "Fifteen health zones have reported more than 1,520 cases, including 35 deaths, during the first seven weeks of this year," Sylvestre Ntumba, ...

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  18. Highlights and lowlights from today's Supreme Court oral arguments on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Daily Kos

    ... no actual harm done. Justice Anthony Kennedy also raised another serious issue that just might save the government's health care bacon (too bad it's not Canadian health care bacon): Simply put, Kennedy expressed deep concern with the federalism ...

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  19. Mom developed dementia; after 10 years, she got betterRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Regina Leader Post

    Getting the right diagnosis for the retired psychiatrist took nearly ten years, but her cognitive symptoms improved immediately after brain surgery. When my mother, Pauline, was 70, she lost her sense of balance.

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  20. Diplomat Pharmacy: One Of The Most Attractive Names In The MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    DPLO is nowhere near peak growth which is a fact that should be furthered by its growing ability to use its shares as currency in acquisitions. I'm adding incrementally to my overweight Diplomat Pharmacy position this morning as shares have held yet another higher high into what were productive earnings and another round of positive PRs.

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