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  1. Chambersburg Hospital ranked among top in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... and for our specialty services shows that we rank with the very best-performing hospitals across the nation," Summit Health President and CEO Patrick O'Donnell said in a statement. "But, what it shines the brightest light on is the commitment that ...

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  2. Officials ID suspect killed during Tyler robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLTV Tyler

    Police have identified a suspect killed during an attempted robbery. Courvoiser Kimmetrrius Butler, 24, of Tyler, was killed during the incident.

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  3. CBO: Deficit to shrink to lowest level of Obama presidencyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KNDU

    The Congressional Budget Office says the federal budget deficit will shrink this year to its lowest level since President Barack Obama took office. CBO says the deficit will be $468 billion for the budget year that ends in September.

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  4. Book Notes: Joan Price offers a guide to sex after 50Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... referenced chapter in the book - Sex with a Longtime Partner. Aging partners are not necessarily dealing with health crises. Day-to-day life wears on romance with the same predictability as a regular dose of high blood pressure medication. ...

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  5. Supreme Court sends patent cases back to appeals courtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The Supreme Court on Monday sent three patent cases, including one dispute over Shire Plc'sLialda drug, back to a lower court for further proceedings in light of a ruling the justices issued last week. In last week's ruling concerning a dispute over Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's Copaxone, its top-selling multiple sclerosis drug, the high court said the appeals court had used the wrong legal analysis.

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  6. California turkey farm quarantined after bird flu detectedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... birds to prevent the spread of the disease to migratory and commercial flocks. The agency said H5N8 did not pose a health risk to the public, and birds from the involved flock would not enter the food system. A few weeks ago, China had banned all ...

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  7. Medicare's Bolt From Fee-For-Service Medicine, Means 50 Percent Value Pay By 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Forbes.com

    I've written about health care for more than two decades, starting from my native Iowa where I covered the presidential campaign bus rides of Bill and Hillary Clinton through the Hawkeye state talking health reform and the economy. I have covered the rise, fall and rise again of health reform, chronicling national trends as well as the influence of Barack and Michelle Obama from Chicago's South Side on changes to the U.S. health system from my base in Chicago.

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  8. Lifetime smokers lose out on $1.5 million, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Red Eye Chicago

    ... at the Cleveland Clinic. ( Heather Schroering ) WalletHub considered the cost of a cigarette pack every day, elevated health care costs, loss of income and other costs such as increased premiums on homeowner's insurance over a 51-year period. The ...

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  9. Protein Innovation Unboils EggsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Criminal Report Daily

    I just boiled some eggs for lunch - making an egg salad sandwich. And honestly, I can't imagine any reason on earth why I'd need to unboil them.

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  10. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    The ratings apply to approximately $14.7 billion of total outstanding debt. Th... )--Fitch Ratings has upgraded the rating on Midland University, NE's $8.3 million of outstanding series 2004A revenue bonds issued by the Nebraska Educational Finance A... )--Total Communicator Solutions and Unacast announce partnership, allowing brands to use hyper-local, offline, customer data from beacon interactions to deli...

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  11. Measles Cases Linked to Disneyland Rise to 78Read the original story

    1 hr ago | InteliHealth

    At least 78 cases of measles have now been reported in an outbreak traced to Disneyland, public health officials say. The outbreak began in the third week of December.

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  12. Govt report: What's the most expensive disease to treat in the U.S.?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Those spending the most on physician services were nervous system patients, and also for relatively inexpensive home health services, closely followed by those with a mental illness.

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  13. pSivida Reports ILUVIEN Receives Marketing Authorization in Two More EU CountriesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    This brings the total number of EU countries in which ILUVIEN has been approved to 15, with two EU approvals still pending. ILUVIEN has also been approved in the U.S., where sales are scheduled to commence in the first quarter of 2015.

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  14. 8 shockingly common pollution hazards you're exposed to every dayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salon

    The Environmental Protection Agency says the air we breathe indoors can be up to five times more polluted than the air outside. And that is largely our fault as we unwittingly introduce products into our home that diminish the quality of our air.

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  15. Whitehouse to Prez: Dude, You're Copying My Ideas! Keep it UpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Kmareka.com

    Washington, DC - Today the Obama Administration announced that it is setting clear goals and a specific timeline for reforming the way doctors and hospitals are reimbursed when treating Medicare patients. The goals announced today come after U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse has been urging the Administration for years to set clear targets for health care delivery system reforms, arguing as early as 2011 that, "we can and must have a clear challenge to strive toward."

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  16. Deputy lowered from chopper comes face to face with bearsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KLTV Tyler

    As Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Ricky Hernandez was being lowered from a helicopter to inspect an abandoned car in rugged terrain, his team spotted a bear on the ground. Still, Hernandez was in for a shock when he peered inside the car Sunday and came face to face with some bear cubs that had made themselves at home.

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  17. Cumberbatch says sorry for calling black actors 'colored'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | KLTV Tyler

    The Academy Award-nominated actor used the word on PBS talk show "Tavis Smiley" last week while discussing diversity in the entertainment industry. He said that "as far as colored actors go," there were more opportunities in the U.S. than Britain, "and that's something that needs to change."

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  18. Hay-fever pills in Alzheimer's linkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... these medicines are taken by vulnerable older people, according to the scientists, who say their findings have public health implications. Anticholinergic drugs block a nervous system chemical transmitter called acetylcholine, leading to side ...

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  19. Expanding tax relief for working OhioansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Record

    During his State of the Union address last Tuesday, President Obama made it clear that the key to economic prosperity is ensuring that even more Americans can get ahead. Too many Americans work hard and take responsibility, only to find themselves living paycheck-to-paycheck.

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  20. UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center to Offer Elective AngioplastyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    The Maryland Health Care Commission has announced that University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center has been approved to offer elective angioplasty in its Cardiac Catheterization Lab. Slated to begin in the coming weeks, this program is highly beneficial for the local community and will allow many patients to receive the care they need close to home, right here in Harford County.

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