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  1. Cruz News Was't The Real Obamacare Story in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... first declared 2016 Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), disclosing that he would sign up for health insurance on the exchange set up for federal employees. Does that make vocal Obamacare opponent Cruz a hypocrite, or simply a ...

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  2. Understaffed CFDA at the root of 18,000-application backlog and delays to marketRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BioWorld

    Lack of proper staffing is the main reason for the huge drug approval backlog at the CFDA, which topped 18,000 applications last year. Though the regulator has plans to reduce the backlog in three years, it is facing other issues beyond the staffing problem.

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  3. La Frontera officials to make decision about future in New Mexico after meetings this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> A series of meetings about La Frontera's future in southern New Mexico is taking place this week among key officials involved in Medicaid-funded behavioral health care. Officials with Arizona-based La Frontera and the state said they expect the outcome of the sessions to determine the long-term status of the outpatient mental health and substance abuse services provider.

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  4. Researchers say paracetamol is ineffective for back painRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Crewe Guardian

    ... paracetamol as the first line drug treatment for both conditions. The team led by The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Sydney analysed what effect paracetamol had on the reduction of pain intensity, improvement of disability ...

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  5. ProMetic Reports Its 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Highlights and Financial ResultsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... molecule lead compound, PBI-4050, in patients suffering from Chronic Kidney Disease following the CTA clearance by Health Canada; - Received clearance by the FDA for its IND application for its intravenous plasminogen for the treatment of type I ...

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  6. Farmers fund research to breed gluten-free wheat about 7 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The hard science is aimed at developing new varieties of wheat at a time when the gluten-free industry is worth nearly a billion dollars a year in the U.S. alone. The Kansas Wheat Commission is spending $200,000 for the first two years of the project, which is meant to identify everything in wheat's DNA sequences that can trigger a reaction in people suffering from celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder in which eating even tiny amounts of gluten -- comprised of numerous, complex proteins that gives dough its elasticity and some flavor to baked goods -- can damage the small intestine.

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  7. Armstrong : Is Utterly Disingenuous Statutory Interpretation Ever Worth It?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PrawfsBlawg

    ... mandate --one of the most significant substantive requirements of the Medicaid program--is for the Department of Health and Human Services to withhold Medicaid funding from violating states, something the Department neither has the ability nor the ...

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  8. Chesapeake nursing home faces lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... use the restroom, the suit says. After having surgery on his right hip, he was readmitted to Autumn Care, where his health "deteriorated rapidly," according to the court documents. He never quite recovered, Fiorella said. The lawsuit says that staff ...

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  9. Washington State Medical Association Responds to Senate BudgetRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Senate released a budget proposal today that attempts to fund education and make needed investments in health care without raising taxes. Senate leaders unveiled a two-year state budget that requires no new revenue, and in addition to increasing funding for education, provides needed dollars to address future health care workforce needs, particularly in primary care.

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  10. Schools look to learn from new Healthy Youth SurveyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sammamish Review

    Results from a new survey show Issaquah School District students aren't very different from students around the state when it comes to using alcohol, drugs, cigarettes and other behavior. At a March 25 study session, district officials shared results of the 2014 Healthy Youth Survey with Issaquah School Board members.

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  11. Oregona s Marcus Mariota doesna t plan to attend NFL draft, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Marcus Mariota, the former Oregon quarterback, prefers to spend the day with his family, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports , and Jameis Winston is leaning toward staying home because his grandmother cannot travel. That would make for an unprecedented first round in which the players believed to possibly be the top two picks aren't present for the usual hug and official welcome into the league from Commissioner Roger Goodell.

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  12. The Seattle City Council Just Stood Up to an International Trade...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Stranger

    ... make states and cities think twice about taking strong measures to protect the environment, or workers, or public health." But then again, not everyone agrees that the TPP stands a chance of casting a chilling effect over US policies, let alone ...

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  13. Why Are People So Weird About Eating Bones? I Eat Them WholeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Stranger

    She lived in a mud hut on what basically amounted to a rock and rarely ate anything as exciting as meat. Whenever there was meat on the table, it was usually a part of the animal that had little value: the intestines, the head, the feet.

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  14. Health Plans Drive Innovation, With More to ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    To mark its 20th year of publication, The American Journal of Managed Care has invited guest contributors to comment on the state of healthcare from their perspective. This month, Karen Ignagni, MBA, president and CEO of America's Health Insurance Plans and consistently rated as one of healthcare's most important voices, writes how health plans are supporting value-based care and promoting consumer choice.

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  15. Editorial - Raise smoking age to 21 to save livesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sammamish Review

    Tobacco addiction is the leading cause of preventable deaths in Washington, causing about 8,300 residents to die each year. Annual health costs now surpass $2.8 billion.

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  16. Score Huge Discounts on Rooms, Massages, and Meals at Microtel by Wyndham - CabanatuanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    Aside from well-designed spaces with an array of essential amenities, Microtel by Wyndham - Cabanatuan is also offering big discounts and treats via promos on its website. PRLog - March 31, 2015 - Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija, Philippines - Microtel by Wyndham - Cabanatuan offers more budget-friendly vacations by launching 3 website-exclusive deals this year.

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  17. Will Eagles flip Sam Bradford to Cleveland Browns? ESPN's Chris Mortensen weighs inRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Have the Cleveland Browns already given up on Johnny Manziel, whose disappointing rookie season has been followed by a long offseason rehab stint? And if so, does that mean that they'll take one more shot at trading for new Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford, who says he'll be ready for training camp after missing all of last season with a torn ACL? Probably yes and probably yes, cleveland.com's Mary Kay Cabot predicted this week in a Q&A with Browns fans.

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  18. Study: Antidepressants over-hyped for treating anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | McKnightsonline.com

    ... by publication bias, outcome reporting bias and 'spin'," according to Oregon State University researchers. Oregon Health & Science University and the University of Groningen in The Netherlands also participated in the study, which found that many ...

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  19. Technology for MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Warsaw Voice

    The EIT+ research center in the southwestern city of Wroc3aw is a modern research and development facility where biomedical experts work on innovative medicines, vaccines, bionanomaterials for medicine and new methods to diagnose and treat lifestyle diseases. EIT+ is also home to Poland's largest repository of biological samples.

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  20. Food Enriched with Healthy AcidsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Warsaw Voice

    ... polyunsaturated acids are found in flax seed oil, fish and fish oil, walnuts and pumpkin seeds. In terms of human health, the best of the several types of omega-3 acids is pure alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), which our bodies convert into two other ...

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