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Overcoming opioids: When pills are a hospital’s last resort

Drug and Substance Abuse Overcoming opioids: When pills are a hospital's last resort The nation's opioid crisis is forcing hospitals to begin rolling out


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Why you should watch your salt intake

Dr Manny's Notes Why you should watch your salt intake On average, Americans consume around 3,300 milligrams of salt every day, and about 75


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Shannen Doherty’s cancer: What does it mean to be in remission?

CANCER Shannen Doherty's cancer: What does it mean to be in remission? Actress Shannen Doherty announced in an Instagram post on Saturday (April


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Some common antibiotics may slightly increase risk of miscarriage

Pregnancy Some common antibiotics may slightly increase risk of miscarriage Not all antibiotics are alike , and some antibiotics may be safer during pregnancy


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Family left reeling over 10-year-old’s grim prognosis raising $200G for treatment

Brain Cancer Family left reeling over 10-year-old's grim prognosis raising $200G for treatment Anna, seated, is pictured with her parents and Dr. Burzynski.


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Deadly tick disease makes Lyme disease look like child’s play

INFECTIOUS DISEASE Deadly tick disease makes Lyme disease look like child's play This photo taken on Monday March 18, 2002 shows a female deer


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Veteran paratrooper donates kidney to Army pal

Proud American Veteran paratrooper donates kidney to Army pal Robert Harmon, left, donated a kidney to Kai Johns, who he hadn't seen in 16


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Financial assistance to help breast cancer patients pay their bills

CANCER Financial assistance to help breast cancer patients pay their bills Molly MacDonald


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Anthenahealth stock struggling after poor earnings; Bush partly blames Trump

Financial/Revenue Cycle ManagementAnthenahealth stock struggling after poor earnings; Bush partly blames TrumpCEO Jonathan Bush said that all the uncertainty around healthcare legislation has been bad for business.Shares of Athenahealth are still struggling to make up ground


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ONC launches $75,000 patient matching algorithm challenge

Government & PolicyONC launches $75,000 patient matching algorithm challengeBut Intermountain CIO says the federal agency should focus on standards first. Steven Posnack, director of ONC's Office of Standards and Technology, has launched the challenge because of


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