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  1. Warning Issued About Counterfeit Prescription PillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... high doses. "When people sell fake pills appearing to be oxycodone but actually containing the more powerful pain medicine fentanyl, lives are at risk," said Tennessee Department of Health Chief Medical Officer David Reagan, MD, PhD. "Buying or ...

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  2. First Personal Financial Services Has $759,000 Position in Compass Minerals International, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    First Personal Financial Services reduced its position in shares of Compass Minerals International, Inc. by 7.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 10,088 shares of the company's stock after selling 821 shares during the period.

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  3. First Personal Financial Services Sells 118 Shares of Laboratory Corp. of America HoldingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    First Personal Financial Services cut its stake in shares of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings by 1.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 9,950 shares of the company's stock after selling 118 shares during the period.

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  4. Mead Johnson Nutrition CO (MJN) Position Increased by First Personal Financial ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    First Personal Financial Services raised its stake in shares of Mead Johnson Nutrition CO by 7.2% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 18,653 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 1,250 shares during the period.

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  5. First Personal Financial Services Has $2,027,000 Position in Teva...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    First Personal Financial Services cut its stake in shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd by 0.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 30,884 shares of the company's stock after selling 255 shares during the period.

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  6. Cerulean Pharma Inc (CERU) Director David R. Walt Buys 8,563 SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Cerulean Pharma Inc Director David R. Walt purchased 8,563 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 5th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $2.30 per share, with a total value of $19,694.90.

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  7. Betty Jean (Sugg) CourtwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Noted birdwatcher and community servant Betty Jean Courtway departed this life on Friday February 5, 2016 at the age of 86. She was born on February 27, 1929 in Memphis TN, the oldest child and only daughter of Thomas L. and Lona L. Sugg. Her father was employed by the Missouri Pacific Railroad, and the family moved numerous times before settling in Wynne AR where she graduated from Wynne High School in 1947.

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  8. More doctors neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Guardian

    A grassroots advocacy group will release a report Thursday on changes it says are needed in the P.E.I. health care system. The Eastern Kings arm of Islandwide Hospital Access has scheduled a public meeting for 7 p.m. at Souris Regional High School.

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  9. Cowen and Company Reiterates Market Perform Rating for Vertex Pharmaceuticals IncorporatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "market perform" rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Cowen and Company in a research note issued on Monday, AnalystRatings.Net reports. They presently have a $95.00 target price on the pharmaceutical company's stock.

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  10. Fitch Rates Oregon Health and Science University (OR) Series 2016 B bonds 'AA-'Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Information Technology

    ... strategies related to population health and the changing reimbursement environment. In addition to the Schools of Medicine, Nursing, and Dentistry, OHSU operates 564 beds in its two hospitals (OHSU Hospital and OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital) ...

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  11. Blood Banks Taking Caution with Donors Due to Zika VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    As global concern continues to grow over the Zika virus, medical professionals in Northern California are working to make sure it doesn't spread here. "We need to make sure the blood our patients receive is safe, and as a result, we need to take certain measures," said Chris Gresens, senior medical director at BloodSource, which processes blood donations for 5 million people and 42 hospitals in the region.

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  12. The World's Most Annoying AtheistsGod help us.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Willamette Week

    Portland is a proudly godless city, and well it should be. When Glenn Beck and the Westboro Baptist Church think you're a morally destitute hellscape full of heathens and sodomites, that's an endorsement worthy of a tourist brochure.

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  13. BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BCRX) Shares Bought by DekaBank Deutsche GirozentraleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale increased its stake in BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. by 1.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 37,000 shares of the biotechnology company's stock after buying an additional 500 shares during the period.

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  14. Zika Virus Get current information on Zika virus and the Zika virus outbreak.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Zika virus is spread to people through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis .

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  15. Payroll controls on hospitals may hit hiring of doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Independent.ie

    Under new employment checks, hospitals are told if there is an overrun in the amount of funding they received for payroll this year, they will have to stop filling some vacancies if they want to continue hiring frontline staff such as doctors and nurses. Asked if some grades of staff such as doctors are fully exempted from these spending restraints, a spokesman said no grades of staff were singled out and the directive to hospitals was to stay within budget.

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  16. 'No words' to describe death of my baby boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Independent.ie

    Marie Butler and Eoin Byrne hold a photo of their son, Darragh, at the inquest into his death. Photo: Gareth Chaney The distraught mother of a baby boy who died five days after being born at Dublin's Coombe hospital has said there are "no words" to describe being told her son would not live.

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  17. BetaBoston Harvard junior drops out after getting $100k in startup cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boston.com

    An early injection of cash for her startup has convinced a Harvard junior to drop out and pursue her entrepreneurial dreams. Vancouver native and onetime neurobiology major Grace Xiao is a recipient of the Thiel Fellowship , a program that is granting her company, Kynplex , $100,000 over two years.

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  18. Dixon motion for new trial denied, appeal filedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A notice of appeal has been filed by Dixon's appellate attorney in the Seventh Court of Appeals in Texas in Amarillo. Dixon filed a motion for a new trial in December, about a month after 12-member jury found him guilty of two counts of capital murder in the July 2012 slaying of Dr. Joseph Sonnier, the chief of pathology for Covenant Medical Center.

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  19. Nutrition: Healthy ways to celebrate Valentinea s Day include cooking at home, taking a walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Press-Telegram

    In celebration of February's American Heart Month, enjoy Valentine's Day with your loved one with heart-healthy foods that say, “I love you.” The heart symbol that represents this holiday can serve as a reminder of how important it is to keep ourselves and our families protected against the No. 1 killer in America: heart disease. The purpose of American Heart Month is to promote awareness about heart disease and stroke.

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  20. Obama asking Congress for emergency funding to combat ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Commercial

    President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to fight the Zika virus and the mosquitoes that spread it here and abroad, but says "there shouldn't be a panic on this."

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