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The Mentor Planning Commission may have been well ahead of the curve back in January regarding a mysterious collection bin proposal.
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The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Administrator Pamela S. Hyde is announcing the appointment of Elinore F. McCance-Katz, M.D., Ph.D. as SAMHSA's first chief medical officer.
Medical workers across California plan to strike for the next two days in an effort to push forward negotiations for a new contract.
Lillian Fritz-Laylin is observing a strain of leukemia cell that zips along at about 10 to 20 microns per minute.
University of California officials have gone to court to stem the extent of a two-day strike set to begin Tuesday for thousands of patient-care technicians at UC Davis Medical Center and four other large University of California hospitals.
Raising hopes for cell-based therapies, UC San Francisco researchers have created the first functioning human thymus tissue from embryonic stem cells in the laboratory.
Genome sequencing of head and neck cancers may quickly-and soon-spur new therapies.