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  1. UPDATE 2-Merck Q2 profit tops estimates on strong consumer salesRead the original story

    52 min ago | Reuters

    Merck & Co Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Tuesday, with sales of consumer products and medicines for arthritis and HIV helping to offset the impact of generic competition on other drug sales.

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  2. Rosetta Genomics Announces Next-Generation Sequencing Research...Read the original story

    54 min ago | Hispanic Business

    The collaboration also aims at developing computational methods required for data analysis.

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  3. ConnectiCare Commences Utilization of Post-n-Track Healthcare...Read the original story

    54 min ago | Business Wire

    ... framework of the healthcare integration platform to facilitate administrative information exchange between the health plan and participating providers. Using this workflow, providers that participate with ConnectiCare and business partners are able ...

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  4. Don Goldmann of The Word & Brown Companies Named President-elect at NAHURead the original story

    54 min ago | Business Wire

    The Word & Brown Companies' Don Goldmann was named president-elect of the National Association of Health Underwriters at the insurance trade association's recent 84th Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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  5. Pink Fire Trucks Coming To Sioux FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... afternoon, Dr. Alpers says it's for a good cause. "Anytime you can get women to encourage each other to take their health seriously and to get screening that can save their lives is a good idea," Dr. Alpers said. There will be games for kids, ...

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  6. Aetna 2Q profit rises 2.4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    - Aetna's second-quarter profit climbed more than 2 percent, as gains from an acquisition helped the health insurer beat analyst expectations and raise its 2014 earnings forecast again. The Hartford, Connecticut, company said Tuesday it now expects ...

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  7. Fighting Kidney Failure, Husband & Wife Seeking DonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | NBC Philadelphia

    ... with co-pays and expensive medications. The couple spends roughly 30-percent of their income on maintaining their health care. Sheila, a retired medical assistant, said she spends most of her days trying to schedule around her husband's dialysis ...

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  8. $1,000 Pill Now Treatment Of ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Manufacturing.net

    ... months, prescriptions for Sovaldi have eclipsed all other hepatitis C pills combined, according to new data from IMS Health. The prospect of a real cure, with fewer nasty side effects, is enticing thousands of patients to get treated for the first ...

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  9. Memory relies on astrocytes, the brain's lesser known cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Science Blog

    When you're expecting something-like the meal you've ordered at a restaurant-or when something captures your interest, unique electrical rhythms sweep through your brain.

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  10. Viewing Dentistry in a New LightRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Science Blog

    New tools are coming soon that could replace traditional dental X-rays, screen for "hidden cavities" and avoid painful extractions.

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  11. Pfizer's 2Q profit sinks 79 pct but tops forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... capsule-making operation and its nutrition business for a total of nearly $14 billion. Then it spun off its animal health business as a new company in June 2013. That's when it divested its remaining 80 percent stake in the new company, called ...

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  12. New protein structure could help treat Alzheimer's, related diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Science Blog

    ... Barnwal of UW chemistry; Peter Law, a former UW graduate student; and Byron Caughey of the National Institutes of Health's Rocky Mountain Laboratories . Working with the UW's Center for Commercialization , they have a patent on one compound and have ...

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  13. Dog diversificationRead the original story

    58 min ago | Cleanfax

    All Star Cleaning and Restoration of Lexington, North Carolina, recently have expanded their business by offering bedbug identification using a trained Labrador, according to an article in The Dispatch .

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  14. Hoyer Statement on Social Security and Medicare Trustees ReportsRead the original story

    58 min ago | Insurance News Net

    First, efforts to control health care cost growth - including the Affordable Care Act - are working.

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  15. Kurbo program launched to tackle childhood obesity epidemic using mobile toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Medical News

    Kurbo Health today announced the launch of Kurbo, the first safe and effective program to tackle the childhood obesity epidemic using mobile tools.

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  16. Pfizer Beats Estimates on Income as Sales Led by Viagra FallRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... billion, or 45 cents a share, down from $14.1 billion, or $1.98 a share a year before, when Pfizer divested an animal health unit and received a legal settlement. A Pfizer deal with AstraZeneca would have added a pipeline of new drugs that use the ...

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  17. The bit of your brain that signals how bad things could beRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    An evolutionarily ancient and tiny part of the brain tracks expectations about nasty events, finds new UCL research funded by the Medical Research Council.

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  18. HCA Reports Second Quarter 2014 ResultsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hispanic Business

    ... as of The revised guidance assumes a benefit to Adjusted EBITDA from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Health Reform Law) in 2014 of approximately 2 to 3 percent of Adjusted EBITDA (original guidance was 1 to 2 percent), and the second ...

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  19. Alliance, Wichita State nursing school sponsor screening of breastfeeding movieRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The Wichita Birth Alliance and the Wichita State University School of Nursing is hosting a screening of "Breastmilk – The Movie" at 7 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex, 5015 E. 29th St. North, according to a news release.

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  20. Surgeon General: Skin cancer a 'major public health problem'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    The rate of skin cancer continues to rise in the U.S. with nearly 5 million people treated every year and the U.S. is spending 8.1 billion dollars a year to treat skin cancer.

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