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  1. Government set for Acas talks over strike threat by junior doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Romsey Advertiser

    Talks between the British Medical Association and the government will begin today after the Health Secretary U-turned to ward off strike action by thousands of doctors. But in a letter to the chairman sent on Wednesday, he said "any talks are better than strikes", which themselves posed a "serious threat" to patient safety.


  2. Frank Gifford Had Brain Disease Linked To Football: FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago |

    Frank Gifford, the legendary NFL quarterback and broadcaster who died in August at his Greenwich, Connecticut, home , suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, his family announced Wednesday. The disease causes memory loss, depression and dementia and comes from repeated head trauma, which is abundant in the brutal NFL.


  3. LI mom grateful for baby with healthy appetite on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Newsday

    Leyla Echegaray, 23, of East Setauket, was told her baby had intestinal issues when she was 13 weeks pregnant. The diagnosis was atresia in the colon, which was causing it to form abnormally.


  4. Eisai to sell clinical diagnostics supply businessRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Drug Researcher

    ... said its continuing research in the field of diagnostics will be concentrated on its precision and personalized medicine development programmes. Eisai's decision to refocus on cancer and central nervous system (CNS) drugs has already seen it ...


  5. CRL buys German mouse model CRO for a 34mRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Drug Researcher

    The transaction will pad CRL's target discovery and validation services for preclinical oncology customers with more than 400 patient-derived xenograft tumour models, as well as in vitro assays. Charles River Discovery's Aidan Synnott told his company's legacy oncology service had few PDX mice and was limited to syngeneic models and human tumor cell line xenografts: " The addition of Oncotest creates a premier oncology CRO ."


  6. Nisswa: Mayor misses meetings because of illness, shares thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Nisswa mayor Harold Kraus was unable to attend the October or November city council meetings because of illness.


  7. Number of people in latest E. coli outbreak expected to growRead the original story

    10 min ago |

    The number of people sickened in an E. coli outbreak linked to Costco chicken salad will likely grow over the next few weeks, even though the product has been removed from store shelves, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. The spread of foodborne illness takes time to track, especially when it's happening in multiple states, said Dr. Robert Tauxe, deputy director of the CDC's Division of Foodborne, Waterborne and Environmental Diseases.


  8. Turing reneges on drug price cut, rival's version sells wellRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " After weeks of criticism from patients, doctors and other drugmakers for hiking a life-saving medicine's price more than fifty-fold, Turing Pharmaceuticals is reneging on its pledge to cut the $750-per-pill price. Instead, the small biotech company is reducing what it charges hospitals, by up to 50 percent, for its parasitic infection treatment, Daraprim.


  9. India stands with Asia Pacific nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Scoop

    Along with the 17 other East Asia Summit Leaders meeting in Malaysia this past weekend, he endorsed a detailed plan to eliminate the disease throughout the region by 2030. The APLMA Malaria Elimination Roadmap presents six essential actions that leaders can support to accelerate progress towards malaria elimination.


  10. Fed Govt announces major reform to national mental health system: Sussan LeyRead the original story

    14 min ago | ABC News

    This morning, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Health Minister Sussan Ley will announce the Government's long-awaited reforms to Australia's mental health system. For the first time, people with severe and complex mental illness will have access to 'individualised health care packages', which include assessment and care co-ordination, psychological, nursing and drug and alcohol support.


  11. Beware The Holiday Heart AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | CBS Local

    DALLAS - Hurried, harried and stressed to the max. For many, it's simply the pace of the holiday season.


  12. Insider Selling: Varian Medical Systems CFO Sells 2,334 Shares of StockRead the original story

    15 min ago |

    Varian Medical Systems CFO Elisha W. Finney sold 2,334 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $80.90, for a total value of $188,820.60.


  13. Worcester nurse charged in morphine theft from nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Worcester nurse has been charged in U.S. District Court with stealing morphine from the nursing home where she once worked, federal officials said. Lea Roberge, 32, of Worcester, was charged this week with tampering with a consumer product, morphine, after a months-long investigation into missing morphine at Holy Trinity Eastern Orthodox Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.


  14. The 'Joey + Rory Show' marathon will take place on Thanksgiving DayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago |

    Joey + Rory have been courageously sharing their families life moments as Joey faces terminal cancer and now fans will have the chance to celebrate Thanksgiving Day by watching a marathon about the family. The Boot spread the news that "The Joey + Rory Show" marathon will be available to watch and listen to on RFD-TV and SiriusXM's Rural Radio channel beginning at 9:00 a.m. EST.


  15. CTI BioPharma Corp Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story

    17 min ago |

    According to Zacks, "CTI BioPharma Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company. It is focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of therapies covering a spectrum of blood-related cancers.


  16. Could gut bacteria be the key to losing weight?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Bay Area Business Woman

    A recent study suggests that the germs in your stomach could be a key component in maintaining a healthy weight. With Thanksgiving on the way, many Americans are wondering how they will pass up one of the greatest feasts of the year without caving in on their diet plans.


  17. Dog who made 'miracle' recovery after attack up for national PDSA awardRead the original story

    18 min ago | Sunderland Echo

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Suki, a Miniature Schnauzer from Sunderland, has been selected as a finalist in a national competition run by a vet charity.


  18. Stamford's Smith House to stay open; city reaches deal with private nursing home operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Smith House resident and council president June Stemanek, center, smiles and claps after the official announcement that Smith House will remain open. Smith House resident and council president June Stemanek, center, smiles and claps after the official announcement that Smith House will remain open.


  19. essureRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The battle against a controversial contraceptive is gaining momentum. It's a story we've been following for years: problems with Essure, a permanent form of birth control.


  20. Edap Tms SA Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago |

    The brokerage presently has a $6.25 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research 's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 13.64% from the company's current price.