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  1. Drug firm AstraZeneca reports slide in earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Times

    Anglo-Swedish drug firm AstraZeneca says second-quarter net income fell 12 percent to $697 million as competition from generic drug companies reduced sales. Revenue declined 6.7 percent to $6.31 billion as stomach-acid treatment Nexium lost patent exclusivity in the U.S. and cholesterol treatment Crestor faced competition from generic drugs.

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  2. U.S. Rep. Maloney Backs Bill Promoting Child Safety On AirplanesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Briarcliff Daily Voice

    ... medical requirements for our kids." Currently, airplanes are not required to carry child-sized doses of emergency medicine, such as Epi-Pens, passenger aircrafts. Adult travelers can generally feel safe knowing that, in the case of a medical ...

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  3. Toyota robot can pick up after people, help the sickRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    In this July 24, 2015 photo, Toyota's new HSR, short for "human support robot," is seen at a welfare and nursing exposition in Yokohama, south of Tokyo. Toyota's new robot that glides around like an R2-D2 is devoted to a single task: picking things up.

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  4. Community health centers provide services to underserved veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... are uninsured or on Medicaid, or have other characteristics that make it difficult to seek care. The Institute of Medicine defines the health care safety net as "the providers who organize and deliver a significant level of health care and other ...

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  5. Summer Science Camp at WPI to present talent showRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Exxon Mobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp at Worcester Polytechnic Institute for 6th-, 7th- and 8th-graders has a focus on STEM .  But there's also some STEAM as students express artistic talents and skills.

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  6. What is life?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OUPblog

    Did you learn about Mrs Gren at school? She was a useful person to know when you wanted to remember that Movement, Respiration, Sensation, Growth, Reproduction, Excretion, and Nutrition were the defining signs of life. But did you ever wonder how accurate this classroom mnemonic really is, or where it comes from? The definition, though not perfect, has survived for several millennia because its fluidity allows us to deal with all those things that defy neat categorisation.

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  7. Study: Kentucky Prescription Drug Law Successfully Curbing AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Insurance Journal West

    Prescriptions for painkillers and doctor-shopping by pill seekers have decreased since Kentucky passed legislation targeting prescription drug abuse, according to a University of Kentucky study. The law passed during a special session in 2012 expanded the state's prescription drug monitoring system and mandated that pain management clinics be owned by licensed doctors, among other initiatives.

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  8. New book by Dr. Raul Llanos: 'The power to change is within'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... Surata, Colombia. He is a licensed obstetrician and gynecologist and is certified by the American Board of Holistic Medicine, the American Board of Medical Hypnosis and the American Board of Integrative Medicine, among other certifications. More ...

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  9. Free Will AstrologyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    LEO : I expect you to be in a state of constant birth for the next three weeks. Awakening and activation will come naturally.

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  10. New study reports creation of genetic porcine model of cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News

    With many types of cancers, early detection offers the best hope for survival. However, research into new early-detection screenings, as well as possible interventional radiology and surgical treatments, has been hindered by the lack of a large animal model that would accurately reflect the types of cancers seen in human cells.

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  11. Enjoy some Summer Lovin' with Cinelove's pop up cinema screening of GreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    Cinelove will be bringing Grease to a big screen at Montpeliers Farm, near Hylands Park, on Saturday, August 1, and the audience is being encouraged to root out their best 1950s outfits and hairstyles to fit in with the theme of the film. A live DJ will be providing 70s/80s swings up until and following the film screening to allow guests to indulge in a range of beers, ciders and cocktails.

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  12. Hearing loss in children can impact speech and learningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Item

    Patricia E. Connelly is a pediatric audiologist at Kireker Center for Child Development at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood. Her youngest patients are under one month old.

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  13. Keep electronics out of kids' bedrooms for healthy sleepRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Item

    Next month, when you begin to prepare your children for the start of a new school year, make sure you put "get enough sleep" on their back-to-school lists. One way to do this is to cut back on their screen time before bedtime.

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  14. Sanofi Buoyed by Biotech and Lower CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Sanofi SA on Thursday reported a 68% jump in second-quarter net profit, buoyed by its biotech business and lower costs, providing new chief executive Olivier Brandicourt with momentum in his first few months in the job.

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  15. Family walks 4,000 miles from Disneyland to Disney World in daughter's memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Not even walking 4,000 miles across the United States can come close to the pain of losing a child. At least, it isn't close to the aching the Cobb family still feels every day almost two years after 8-year-old Julia died from a rare bone and tissue cancer, Ewing's sarcoma.

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  16. Daughter of grandad who wasn't told his cancer had spread speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Her father, a retired steel worker from Airdrie in Lanarkshire, had had an operation to remove a tumour from his bowel and was supposed to be seen around every six months. What neither of them knew when Mr Docherty finally went in for that follow-up appointment, was that he would be told a scan - taken more than a year earlier - showed it was likely his cancer had spread to his liver and his lungs.

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  17. The 2015 Global Moringa Meet Pinpoints key Strategies & Standards for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PR Leap

    July 30, 2015 - Providing the people of the world with a dependable supply of healthy nutritious foods is perhaps the greatest challenge facing humanity. Our current farming methods are clearly failing.

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  18. New Website & App Aimed at Improving Healthcare's Patient ExperienceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR Leap

    July 30, 2015 - Arrowhead Health Centers is proud to unveil their new website and app that is bridging the gap in communication between healthcare facilities and their patients, poised to help improve the patient experience. From billing, scheduling, referrals and instant chat online, to the convenience of having a medical appointment over the phone, AHC is embracing technology to help enhance the way healthcare is delivered.

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  19. Colorado Springs Dentist Announces Hiring of New Dental HygienistRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR Leap

    July 30, 2015 - Colorado Springs, CO - Dr. Jackson L. Anderson is delighted to introduce the newest member of his Colorado Springs dental team to all of our valued patients. Beth, the new dental hygienist at the office of Jackson L Anderson, DDS, was raised in Topeka, Kansas, and earned her Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Louisville in Kentucky.

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  20. Ban on Smoking in Public Retains Majority Support in U.S.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Gallup.com

    A majority of Americans continue to believe smoking should be made illegal in all public places , as they have since 2011. Forty-one percent are opposed to a total ban in public places.

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