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  1. School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences finds its DeanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... disease and addiction throughout her career and has been the recipient of funding by the National Institutes of Health since 2001. Donald Nieman, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at BU, said Meredith's experience set her ...

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  2. Medical researchers head Australia Day honours listRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Whether it is for decades of tireless work behind the scenes or familiar faces of sport and media, the 2015 Australia Day honours recognise people from all walks of life, including 34 from WA. Malaria specialist Professor Brendan Crabb, glandular conditions researcher Professor John Funder and kidney transplant expert Professor Jeremy Chapman have been appointed Companions of the Order of Australia.

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  3. Stiff upper lip means we ignore cancer: Wasting doctor's time and...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Biggest snowstorm in New York history': Mayor di Blasio's bleak warning about Nor'easter which looks set to bring TWO FEET of snow and major disruption Stiff upper lip means we ignore cancer: Wasting doctor's time and fearing the worse also given as reasons why half of over-50s ignore symptoms The British 'stiff upper lip' and a fear of wasting a doctor's time mean nearly half of the over-50s ignore symptoms of cancer The British 'stiff upper lip' and a fear of wasting a doctor's time mean nearly half of the over-50s ignore symptoms of cancer. Further reasons for not seeking help were fearing the worst, dismissing warning signs and lacking confidence in the country's healthcare system.

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  4. Prescription Drug Management-Formulary Design for Cost Control, Opioid ManagementRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    ... services. Affordable Care Act - Advancements and Opportunities : The Affordable Care Act has brought changes to the health care system in the U.S. , creating new challenges - and opportunities-for employers. This webinar, presented by Kimberly ...

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  5. Millions of GMO insects could be released in Florida KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... problems. "We are confident of the safety of our mosquito, as there's no mechanism for any adverse effect on human health. The proteins are non-toxic and non-allergenic," she said. Oxitec should still do more to show that the synthetic DNA causes no ...

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  6. ASU Tobacco-free: A policy in desperate need of revisionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | State Press

    ... smoking rather than simply banning it on campus. Although ASU has created a program called Fork the Smoke through health and wellness, the program is only from Dec. 2, 2014, through March 18, 2015, and it has very limited promotion on campus. ...

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  7. Study Finds Workplace Trust a Predictor of Comp Outcomes in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    A new study from the Workers Compensation Research Institute identified new predictors of worker outcomes that can help public officials, payors, and health care providers in Arkansas improve the treatment and communication an injured worker receives after an injury - leading to better outcomes. The study, Predictors of Worker Outcomes in Arkansas, found trust in the workplace to be one of the more important predictors that has not been examined before.

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  8. Bob Dylan has a 'gift' for AARP membersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    Bob Dylan is sending seniors free copies of his latest album, tucking 50,000 copies into the next edition of "AARP The Magazine," according to the retirement group. It's likely to go over much better than U2's attempt at passing out free music.

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  9. Iowa, Nebraska Officials Seek to Close Insurance Co-OpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Iowa's top insurance official announced plans to ask a court to end a cooperative that was selling health insurance to residents in Iowa and Nebraska - a move that will limit options for consumers in both states. Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart said he would seek the liquidation of CoOportunity Health's assets.

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  10. Haas pulls away for 1-stroke win at HumanaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ESPN

    Bill Haas pulled ahead with a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-4 16th and parred the final two holes for a one-stroke victory Sunday in the Humana Challenge. Haas closed with a 5-under 67 for his sixth PGA Tour title and first since the 2013 AT&T National.

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  11. Legislative priorities: What matters to Utah familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... known for their healthy lifestyles. Yet lawmakers will again need to address Utah's poor air quality, the need for health insurance and maintaining the public health benefits of Utah's alcohol laws. Utah lawmakers are poised to debate controversial ...

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  12. Arizona lawmaker pushes for legalization of recreational marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | State Press

    A pipe and a sample medical marijuana container, which are controversial objects in Arizona's debate over the legality of marijuana. Rep. Mark Cardenas , D-Phoenix, contends that House Bill 2007 will be one of the most efficient ways to close that gap without cutting back on other necessary programs.

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  13. Notre Dame theologian known for books, liberal stands, diesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    The Rev. Richard McBrien, a University of Notre Dame theologian known for his unabashed liberal stands on various church teachings and his popular books on Catholicism, died Sunday in his native Connecticut, according to the school.

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  14. Raleigh Chiropractor, Dr. Mark Jensen, Helps Alleviate Personal Injury Pain NaturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LivePressWorld

    Corrective Chiropractic offers reliable natural relief tactics for those who have suffered personal injuries. The solutions are safe and non-invasive.

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  15. Beardie, lizard with cancer, seeks ride to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Maine veterinarian Sandra Mitchell needs helping transporting a sick, elderly lizard to Florida. Beardie, a bearded dragon lizard, needs emergency cancer surgery, but cannot be flown.

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  16. Ask Emily: How to dodge the Obamacare tax penalty a " legallyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    It's that joyous time of year when W-2s, 1099s and the other forms we need for our taxes start landing in our mailboxes. A new form debuts this year - the 1095-A , which goes to people who purchased health insurance through Covered California .

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  17. Walking for Alzheimer's careRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CFRA

    "She was 49 when she first started to notice, and we kind of thought, 'Oh, everyone forgets things.' She said no, something more is going on," Ryan said.

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  18. Attention deficit disorder in adultsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Though 60 percent of Americans have attention deficit disorder in adulthood it is rarely being diagnosed. The symptoms of attention deficit disorder include the inability to remain focused, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness.

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  19. Ranking the 10 Most Memorable Wins of Mike Krzyzewski's CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Mike Krzyzewski reached 1,000 career wins on Sunday afternoon against St. John's, but it is just one of many memorable wins for one of the greatest coaches in the history of college basketball. After all, how could a nonconference regular-season game possibly compare to four national championships, the "Miracle Minute" or the most replayed shot in NCAA tournament history? From the massive pool of 1,000 wins over nearly 40 years, we've whittled the list of Coach K's most memorable ones down to the top 10. Hopefully this glimpse into a mere one percent of his career will illustrate just how incredible the journey has been.

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  20. Will a hug a day keep the doctor away?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    You'll get no argument from most people - especially on a cold winter's night - that hugs make you feel warm inside. Over the past decade, researchers have sought to explain the positive effects credited to the nonverbal gesture of human connection.

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