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46 min ago | GantDaily.com

Tyrone Hospital to Open Rural Health Center in Houtzdale

Officials at the Tyrone Hospital have announced the opening of the Tyrone Hospital Rural Health Center-Houtzdale, a primary care physician practice, located in Houtzdale.

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Related Topix: Houtzdale, PA, Medicine

1 hr ago | American Reporter

An Ar AppealTHANK You for Your Help! We Made it

It shouldn't come as a surprise that that the far right is not just opposed to abortion, but contraception, too.

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Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Human Sexuality, Health, US Politics, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama

Tue Apr 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

More than two-thirds of Americans support mandated coverage of birth control in health plans

Lead author Michelle Moniz, M.D., is an OB/GYN and researcher at the University of Michigan Medical School.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Health, Health Insurance, Healthcare Law, Law

Benzinga

Hologic's NovaSure System Reaches 2M Milestone Mark

Hologic, Inc. , a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, today announced that the Company's NovaSure global endometrial ablation system reached an important milestone: 2 million women have chosen the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Hologic, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Biotech, Interlace Medical, Third Wave Technologies, Health

Holtville Tribune

Molecular Testing Offers Health Benefits

When it comes to health care, big things are happening at the smallest level. That's the word from experts who say that medical tests known as molecular diagnostics represent one of the most important steps in medicine in the last century.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

Sys-Con Media

Little Company of Mary Hospital Mourns the Loss of an Extraordinary Leader

Surrounded by LCM Sisters and her family, Sr. Kathleen passed away peacefully today, touched our lives in a very personal way.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Health

Newswise

ACR, SBI Comments Regarding JAMA Mammography Patient Anxiety Study

Anxiety regarding inconclusive test results is real and is only natural. Experts in breast imaging continue to work to reduce the number of false-positive exams that patients experience and ensure that follow-up exams are as minimally invasive as possible.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Breast Cancer

Daily Trojan

Tutor establishes endowed chair position at Keck

Last week, the Keck School of Medicine of USC announced the creation of the Alia Tutor Endowed Chair, a position meant to advance the field of reproductive medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health, Infertility

Mon Apr 21, 2014

BioSpace

Supreme Court Chief Justice Denies Teva Pharmaceutical Industries...

Teva Announces Supreme Court Denial of Request for Interim Relief to Stay Court of Appeals Ruling for COPAXONEA Patent Due to the Potential for the Company to Recover Patent Infringement Damages JERUSALEM-- -- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. announced that while the Chief Justice of the United States found that Teva had demonstrated "a fair ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cephalon, Biotech, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, US News, Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, Marketing, Health

RollingStone

Five Ways Arizona's Abortion Restrictions are Hurting Women

Abortion rights are under attack across the country: Last year alone, the Guttmacher Institute has found that 70 abortion restriction measures were enacted in 22 states.

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Related Topix: Abortion, US Supreme Court, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Health

Media Matters for America

What Mississippi Says About The Right-Wing Media's Anti-Choice Arguments

A Mississippi bill that will severely limit access to reproductive health is being promoted by conservative lawmakers using misleading arguments that mirror those pushed by right-wing media outlets.

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Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Health, Texas, Liberal Political News

Newswise

Society for Women's Health Research Highlights Women's Sleep Health...

The Society for Women's Health Research , the leading voice on the study of the biological differences between women and men, will present a poster on "Exploring Sex and Gender Differences in Sleep" at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Organization for the Study of Sex Differences on April 24-26 in Minneapolis, Minn.

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Related Topix: Health

411mania.com

411's Total Divas Report 04.20.14

No, it's not a clip show. Do you like Ryan's exasperated ranting about Total Divas? If so, check out his exasperated ranting about numerous other wrestling-related topics on Twitter .

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Related Topix: Health, Life, Wedding, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Marijuana, Tampa, FL

Medical News Today

No association found between low vitamin D and menopause symptoms

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Menopause, Medicine, Health, Life, Nutrition, Food

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Scoop

ALRANZ Supports Suspended Doctor and Unlawful Abortions

Sabrina Muck, a spokesperson for the Abortion Law Reform Association .made a media release on 16 April following the suspension of a rural doctor known as Dr N, by the Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Health

Medical News

Survey finds counterfeit and defective emergency contraceptives in Peru

A survey of emergency contraceptive pills in Peru found that 28 percent of the batches studied were either of substandard quality or falsified.

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Related Topix: Health, Chemistry, Science

Observer & Eccentric

Garden Clippings

This ceremony is held to honorably retire flags that have been deemed too worn and tattered to be properly flown.

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Related Topix: Events, Westland, MI, Garden City, MI, Health

WKXW-FM Trenton

DNA Alternative to Pap Smear Debated

A high-tech screening tool for cervical cancer is facing pushback from more than a dozen patient groups, who warn that the genetic test could displace a simpler, cheaper and more established mainstay of women's health: the Pap smear.

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Related Topix: Cervical Cancer, Health, HPV, Genetics

Bournemouth Echo

Get in the pink for Twilight Walk and help raise funds for new women's health unit

A CHARITY challenge to help raise funds for a new women's health unit will take place for the fourth year this summer.

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Related Topix: Health

Sat Apr 19, 2014

MLive.com

McLaren Flint OB/GYN hosts women's health presentation in Flushing

The presentation "Hormonal Transitions at all Ages and Stages" will feature Dr. Shelley Binkley, a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist who recently joined The event is set to take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 6 at Placement Management Center , 114 E. Main St. in downtown Flushing.

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Related Topix: Flushing, MI, Health, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

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