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  1. Bill aims to reverse Nevada doctor shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... to expand residency programs for doctors serving veterans. Her bill to do just that made it into a Veterans Affairs health care overhaul Congress passed last year. Check this out for a full explanation of our conversion to the LiveFyre commenting ...

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  2. Ohio State to require vaccinations for incoming studentsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Incoming students at Ohio State University's Columbus campus will be required to provide proof of vaccinations for measles and a number of other communicable diseases starting in August, a school spokesman said on Friday. Ohio State will continue to allow the roughly 12,000 new students to seek vaccination exemptions based on religious, medical or philosophical grounds similar to those in Ohio elementary and secondary schools, spokesman Gary Lewis said.

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  3. Karma Gives Russell Tovey A Crusty Butt Cheek For A WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Queerty

    It looks like karma has come to bite Russell Tovey in the butt after questionable comments he made about effeminate gay men to The Guardian earlier this week. Tovey received heat for calling effeminate gay men "tapdancing freaks" who like to "prance around" and "sing in the street."

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  4. Diabetics can avoid problems with attention to heart risksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... "This can include regular care visits, screening, laboratory, weight, and blood pressure," she told Reuter's Health in an email. The risk factors for cardiovascular problems in diabetes are well known and include high blood pressure, smoking and ...

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  5. Tim's Take: AARPRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVM

    I remember when the mail used to bring such nice surprises, birthday cards, new magazines and notes from Ed McMahon that I might be a millionaire. But wonder, like youth, must be wasted on the young, because the latest surprise the mail brought me was an AARP card.

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  6. Deadly flu strain found in turkey farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    ... measures after a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza wiped out a flock of 15,000 birds in about a week. Health officials in the country's largest turkey-producing state say the strain is unlikely to infect humans. But it's likely to hurt ...

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  7. From Truck To Track | The Team That Makes It HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Transworld

    Race days are full of chaos, but there's a group of professionals, significant others, chiropractors, and friends that make sure everything operates smoothly. We talk to those people When it comes to race day, a team of professionals, significant others, and friends do whatever it takes to get their rider from the truck to track.

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  8. Ed Modzelewski, former Browns fullback, dies at age 86Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Ed "Big Mo" Modzelewski, a former star fullback who led the University of Maryland to an unbeaten season in 1951 and later won an NFL championship with the Cleveland Browns, has died. He was 86. Modzelewski died Saturday of congestive heart failure, his wife, Joanne, said.

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  9. AP Source: Federal charges expected in Menendez caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    Sen. Bob Menendez, under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor, is expected to face criminal charges in the coming weeks, a person familiar with the matter said Friday. The disclosure came as Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, said he will answer questions from reporters in his home state after his office issued a statement saying all of his actions have been appropriate and lawful.

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  10. Colorado gets $7.6 million for rental assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... out of nursing homes and other long-term care facilities and into independent housing. "We see dramatically improved health outcomes and reduced emergency spending when we work together to identify, refer, support and connect those who are homeless ...

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  11. Deadly bird flu strain jeopardizes Minnesota turkey exportsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    More than 40 countries have banned poultry imports from Minnesota after a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza wiped out a flock of 15,000 birds in about a week. Health officials in the country's largest turkey-producing state say farmers are taking extra precautions and the strain is unlikely to infect humans.

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  12. IRS: Undocumented immigrants will be able to receive refunds checks under Obama planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    As if the debate over immigration wasn't heated enough, this one should throw some more coal on the fire. President Obama's executive action on immigration will allow people that live in the country illegally to retroactively file tax returns for the past three years.

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  13. Why are women medicating away their moodiness?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... the author of the best-selling memoir "Weekends at Bellevue." And when it seems more normal than not to be on mental health meds, the bar is lowered for when women will go on antidepressants, she said. Women who are medicating away their emotions ...

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  14. Last surgeries underway in 12-person kidney transplant chainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Surgeons have started the final operations in an organ donation chain that will result in six sick people getting new kidneys at a San Francisco hospital. Three surgeries Thursday and three Friday at the California Pacific Medical Center represent the largest kidney donation chain in its transplant center's 44-year history, with a dozen patients and donors.

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  15. 'City Rising': San Francisco's Potemkin VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KQED

    There is something antediluvian about world's fairs. They still exist - one will open in Milan this May - but the concept sometimes feels from another time.

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  16. TV: 'Too Many Stars' means too many laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    You're also too late to bid on taking a bow onstage with the cast of the Broadway hit "It's Only a Play" while Louis C.K. presents you with flowers in front of the bemused theater patrons. Never mind.

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  17. FL bill would create state health insurance exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A bill that would use federal funds to offer health insurance to nearly 1 million low-income Floridians is being proposed in the Senate. FL bill would create state health insurance exchange A bill that would use federal funds to offer health insurance to nearly 1 million low-income Floridians is being proposed in the Senate.

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  18. Is Exelixis Under-the-Radar Growth?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Investopedia

    Last year, Exelixis was arguably the worst-performing biotech company, with its shares collapsing after its COMET-1 study showed that its cancer drug Cometriq failed to provide a statistically significant improvement in median overall survival in a phase 3 trial. Even though Cometriq delivered a near-doubling in progression-free survival, the primary endpoint of overall survival simply wasn't met, preventing Exelixis from expanding Cometriq's label beyond just a rare and aggressive form of thyroid cancer to the second most common cancer type in the U.S., prostate cancer.

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  19. Area hospitals continue to scope patients, following latest FDA guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MassLive.com

    ... for "most people" and that the procedures "often treats life-threatening conditions that can lead to serious health consequences if not addressed." "We have looked internally and externally to get the latest guidance to keep our patients safe," said ...

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  20. The week in Reviewed: Dishing on dishwashersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Central Ohio

    This week at Reviewed.com, we had the chance to try out a variety of new gadgets and home appliances, including a couple interchangeable lens cameras from photo giants Canon and Sony , a curvy computer monitor from LG, and a gas range from GE. In our news and features department, we learned about a Swedish study that suggests there might be a link between dishwasher usage and allergies in kids .

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