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  1. West Africa: Defying the Ebola Odds in Sierra LeoneRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    ... or bring their relatives when they are sick. That is how Ebola spreads in the community" - Michael Vandi, Public Health Education Officer for Sierra Leone's Eastern Province Kamara is one the fortunate 51 persons in Sierra Leone who have survived ...


  2. Injured Dieffenbach hoping to play this seasonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    Penn State's offensive line suffered a major blow in the spring when guard Miles Dieffenbach went down with a knee injury, but he said Saturday he hopes to come back and play near the end of his senior season.


  3. Interim Charges for House CommitteesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Texomaland

    ... on Insurance * Monitor the effects of the Affordable Care Act on the availability and affordability of private health insurance coverage in Texas and on the health insurance market. * Evaluate options to expand transparency in the health care ...


  4. Lt. Gov. candidate Mike Lake takes stand on pressing state issuesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... of the Leading Cities organization. "Massachusetts has led on a great number of issues," he said, "most recently on health care. I think our finest days are yet to come, and we need to continue leading." During a recent visit to The Eagle, Lake ...


  5. Lidgerwood woman recounts West Nile virus ordealRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... Connie figures it was a sinus infection that was the culprit in her case. According to information from the state Health Department, up to 80 percent of people infected with West Nile never develop any symptoms. One in five develop a fever with ...


  6. Santa Cruz dentist provides dental services for the cost of a smileRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Registered Dental Hygienist Anna Agnone cleans a patient's teeth at Dr. Bob Matiasevich's dental office in Santa Cruz on Saturday afternoon during the second Dentistry from the Heart event.


  7. Bone marrow drive held for Hawaii National Guard soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Hawaii National Guard soldiers held a bone marrow drive to find donor matches for one of the pilots in their unit who is fighting leukemia.


  8. Wiring health services with sensors and EMRRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... condition in the community clinic and any hospital. A newer development will be individuals monitoring their own health. Alerts on high blood pressure, cholesterol and sugar will automatically be produced; a parent will place a put a CellScope ...


  9. Swimming: Olympian Ian Thorpe reveals he is gayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in an interview set to be broadcast on Sunday, according to media reports.


  10. John T. Page Sr., 81, YMCA executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    John T. Page Sr., 81, of Willow Grove, formerly of Malvern, a retired YMCA executive, died Friday, June 27, of esophageal cancer at his daughter's home in Abington.


  11. Smell and eye tests show potential to detect Alzheimer's earlyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... of smell. Matthew E. Growdon, B.A., M.D./M.P.H. candidate at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, and colleagues investigated the associations between sense of smell, memory performance, biomarkers of loss of brain cell ...


  12. Inexpensive Alzheimer's tests offer promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... be more effective, said Matthew Growdon, a medical student at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health. At the conference Growdon will also present research on the link between odor identification and the biological ...


  13. Vacaville teams up with 'Fitness Warriors' to tackle youth healthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Reporter

    ... healthy eating habits, the trio was approached by the Vacaville Community Services Department for help with its youth health and wellness program. "Basically, we sat there, we had our meeting and said we're with it, we're already coaches and we have ...


  14. Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay in interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    In this Aug. 16, 2004 file photo, Ian Thorpe of Australia, smiles with his gold medal after winning the 200-meter freestyle at the Olympic Aquatic Centre at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.


  15. Tommy Ramone, Raucous Drummer with The Ramones, Dies Aged 62Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Tommy Ramone, the last surviving member of New York punk band The Ramones whose raucous and energetic drummer defined the band's unique sound, has died at his home in Queens, aged 62. Ramone, born Erdelyi Tamasin Hungary, had been in hospice care after undergoing treatment for bile duct cancer.


  16. Zimbabwe: Book Explores Enriched Christian LifeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Teenage author Kudzaishe Manenji's latest book "Seven Keys of Becoming a Better Christian" explores hands-on aspects towards an enriched Christian life.


  17. Ontario dentists wary of over-prescribing opioidsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    Ontario's governing body for dentists is drafting new guidelines for opioids to try to cut down on their over-prescription.


  18. Put in the picture about the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    A HISTORY buff was given an insight into the history of South Shields, thanks to pictures picked up for just 20p in a charity shop.


  19. Senate candidate records GOP address, then deploysRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Observer

    Col. Joni Ernst's checklist as she packed up for two weeks of annual training with the Iowa National Guard: denounce the health care law in the weekly Republican radio address.


  20. Immigration reform? First secure the border, then we'll talkRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Day

    ... on aliens wishing to enter the United States. Among those barred are people with "a communicable disease of public health significance." From various media reports it appears some of those flooding our southern border have, or are suspected of ...