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The doctors group also supports a ban on the sale of unpasteurized milk products, including cheeses, according to the Los Angeles Times.
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Nearly a year after it was supposed to take effect, the physician pay hike for Medicaid services still hasn't been fully implemented in Georgia and other states.
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Before 13-year-old Jahi McMath went into a surgery meant to improve her quality of life, she had a terrible premonition.
In a new policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics advises pregnant women, infants and children to consume only pasteurized milk, cheese and other milk products, and supports a ban on the sale of raw milk in the U.S. Raw milk and milk products from cows, goats and sheep can transmit life-threatening bacterial infections, yet sales are ... (more)
A 13-year-old Oakland girl will be removed from life support on Tuesday because she's been declared brain dead after she suffered complications following a routine tonsil-removal procedure, her uncle said Monday.
At its annual Holiday Reception on Thursday, December 5, Memorial Healthcare recognized outstanding individuals for their efforts in support of the services and programs offered by the Owosso-based 150-bed, not-for-profit health care facility.
Having a young child and especially a baby who is sick is very scary. It can be overwhelming when trying to decide if a child is in need of professional medical assistance.
As you may have seen elsewhere today, the American Academy of Pediatrics has published a formal policy statement on raw or unpasteurized milk and milk products.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics is the latest medical group to say you should not drink raw milk.
Because of infection risks, the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases and Committee on Nutrition also said sales of unpasteurized milk, cheese and related products should be banned in the U.S. Pasteurizing kills bacteria that can be present in raw milk.
A new product that incorporates an iPad into an infant bouncy seat is making headlines locally and nationally as groups look to get this product off the market.
UMass Memorial Health Care President and CEO Dr. Eric Dickson was named to Becker's Hospital Review 2013 edition of its list "300 Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know," which recognizes health care leaders from hospitals and health systems across the country.