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  1. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    Thousands of eastern Tennessee residents were returning home Friday after they were evacuated when a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire. An evacuation order has been lifted for about 5,000 people who live within a mile-and-a-half radius of the crash site, Maryville City Manager Greg McClain said during a Friday news conference.

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  2. Defining anxious depression in later life: a scaring heterogeneity in results.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Anxiety in depression is challenging as it results in more functional impairment and a worse prognosis.

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  3. Quantitative studies of validity: expanding our understanding of disability.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    This manuscript seeks to explain why applications of item response theory and factor analytic methods provide evidence of validity, and why for the same reasons that they provide evidence of validity, they can advance substantive knowledge. A narrative review of the psychometrics literature and disability literature is presented explaining the rationale for the use of quantitative validation methods.

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  4. Social Return on Investment (SROI) methodology to account for value...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Increased scarcity of public resources has led to a concomitant drive to account for value-for-money of interventions. Traditionally, cost-effectiveness, cost-utility and cost-benefit analyses have been used to assess value-for-money of public health interventions.

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  5. Sister's charity skydive for autistic siblingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | York Press

    A YORK student has taken to the skies to raise A 1,000 to help buy a support dog for her autistic brother. Jadeane Robinson, 19, who attends York College , took part in a sky dive in the hope of improving the safety and quality of life of Logan, 11,who has severe anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as well as autism.

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  6. Research priorities in mesothelioma: A James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    In the UK, despite the import and use of all forms of asbestos being banned more than 15 years ago, the incidence of mesothelioma continues to rise. Mesothelioma is almost invariably fatal, and more research is required, not only to find more effective treatments, but also to achieve an earlier diagnosis and improve palliative care.

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  7. Cancer treatment: Grateful for excellent care in communityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    It has been our family's experience that the people of Arlington are extremely fortunate to receive such excellent medical care within our own home community. Over the past three months our family has been facing stage four cancer with the outstanding doctors and staff at the Cascade Valley Hospital and their partners in the Cascade Skagit Health Care Alliance.

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  8. MERS cases keep coming from Samsung hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Another doctor at a major hospital that has been the epicentre of MERS outbreak in Seoul has contracted the deadly virus, the government said Saturday. The 25-year-old female doctor at Samsung Medical Centre has become the 185th person infected with the virus in South Korea.

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  9. Your health: Tanning beds, antipsychotics and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... by 50% if every person avoided five key risk factors, according to a new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine. These five "cardiovascular killers" are smoking, obesity, type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure. If a ...

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  10. Mind-body techniques can ease pain - Sat, 04 Jul 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... it. Dr. Ellen Slawsby, an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind-Body Medicine at Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital, suggests that the following mind-body techniques can help take your mind ...

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  11. Bosutinib is well-suited for older patients with chronic myeloid leukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    The tyrosine kinase inhibitor bosutinib appears to well-suited for chronic myeloid leukemia patients who are elderly and have multiple co-morbidities, according to results presented at the 20th Congress of the European Hematology Association. The investigators examined data obtained from 4,166 tyrosine kinase inhibitor-treated patients who were followed for a median of 13 months.

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  12. Patients' immediate needs dictate EMTs next moveRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Herald

    Despite Newnan being dubbed a "medical mecca," there are times when people must be transported to Atlanta for more specialized and urgent care. The decision to ground transport a patient to Piedmont Newnan Hospital or to speciality hospitals, or to airlift the patient to trauma facilities in Atlanta, such as Atlanta Medical Center or Grady Memorial Hospital, is made by Coweta County emergency medical technicians who base their judgment on a four-step process.

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  13. T2 Biosystems: Ready To Save 30,000 Lives Plus $5 Billion To Clients?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    T2 could help in saving 30,000+ patient lives and over $5+ billion for hospital clients by the end of 2020. We think that the market will shortly understand the story; it might be a good time to buy the shares.

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  14. Wash. reports first U.S. measles death in 12 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    The Washington State Department of Health reported Thursday what it said was the first confirmed measles death in the United States since 2003. Authorities did not identify the woman, but said she was likely exposed to measles at a local health facility during a recent outbreak in Clallam County.

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  15. Oakland City Council to decide future of Henry J. Kaiser Convention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    For decades the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center was the community gathering place for Oakland, hosting school pageants, rock concerts, boxing matches, pro wrestling shows -- even a speech by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on the anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.

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  16. What you need to know about the dog fluRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    The current outbreak has been building for a few months. In April, more than 1,000 pooches got dog flu in Chicago and other parts of the Midwest, while the Atlanta area has had 55 confirmed cases as recently as June 25. Other positive results have been reported in various states, including Iowa, Indiana and Massachusetts, according to Cornell University.

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  17. Evacuation lifted after Tennessee train derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Thousands of eastern Tennessee residents were returning home Friday after they were evacuated when a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire. An evacuation order has been lifted for about 5,000 people who live within a mile-and-a-half radius of the crash site, Maryville City Manager Greg McClain said during a Friday news conference.

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  18. Tonight's Movie: Dr. Kildare's Victory (1942) - A Warner Archive DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    DR. KILDARE'S VICTORY is a strong entry in MGM's long-running Dr. Kildare series. It was also Lew Ayres' ninth and final film in the series.

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  19. Dr. Roach: Deep vein thrombosis less common in upper extremitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Dear Dr. Roach: I am a 55-year-old male. After five or six days of thinking I had pulled a muscle in my bicep, I was diagnosed via ultrasound with an unprovoked, extensive deep-vein thrombosis in my left upper arm.

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  20. Surf Report: Check out these Apple Watch accessoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Surf Report: Check out these Apple Watch accessories Apple Watch owners can add some style, functionality or protection with a few clever accessories. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1M14xsl It's not enough to be one of the first in the world to own an Apple Watch - many want to accessorize it, too.

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