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  1. Minnesota gets high marks on child well-beingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ... "I think we've ignored this problem of disparity for far too long." Minnesota has improved on most measures of child health, with the percentage of children lacking health insurance down to 5 percent from 6 percent in 2008. Other states, however, ...

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  2. Letter: A head-in-the-sand approach to coal trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cloverdale Reporter

    ... ill in the world, but we need to be aware and pick and choose. Which is why we and so many others, including Fraser Health, are saying, let us do the proper health impact assessment that will identify the concerns. And if we are wrong, then so be ...

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  3. Health Disparities Roundtable set for Thursday in RivertonRead the original story

    1 hr ago | County 10 News

    A workshop planned on Thursday of this week will address the issue of health disparities on the Wind River Indian Reservation.

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  4. Puma Biotechnology Announces Positive Top Line Results From Phase III ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Benzinga

    Puma Biotechnology, Inc. , a development stage biopharmaceutical company, announced top line results from the Phase III clinical trial of Puma's investigational drug PB272 for the extended adjuvant treatment of breast cancer .

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  5. How can I protect myself from HPV?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Canada.com

    Practicing safer sex can help protect you from HPV, which can cause genital warts, cervical cancer, and other health problems.

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  6. CCH earns Bronze Award for quality patient careRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    Cuero Community Hospital has received the Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Bronze Award from TMFA Health Quality Institute, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Texas.

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  7. Mosquitoes trapped in East Haven test positive for West Nile virusRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Day

    ... 91 mosquito trapping stations in 72 communities around the state. Positive findings are reported to local public health agencies and at www.ct.gov/caes . In addition to West Nile virus, mosquitoes also carry chikungunya virus, an illness that caused ...

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  8. Former Lakers' Player, Michael Cooper, Has Tongue CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Black Enterprise

    According to ESPN , former Los Angeles Lakers' player and current Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early-stage tongue cancer and will be on leave from the WNBA team.

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  9. David Gunn speaks about early Monday FireRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Jackson Sun

    A man's home on Young Street caught fire after he was smoking cigarettes early Monday morning.

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  10. Obamacare court kerfuffle could disproportionately hurt N.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... affected. Two federal appeals courts came to essentially the opposite opinions Tuesday as it relates to health insurance subsidies to people buying health insurance on the federally-run exchanges. One court ruled that people were eligible for ...

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  11. Trident Breast Care Center Named South Carolina's Only Center of ExcellenceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... This distinguished honor represents a commitment by this breast center to provide the highest level of quality breast health care to patients in their community. Trident Breast Care Center is the only facility in the state of South Carolina, and ...

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  12. Whooping Cough Is A Growing Problem in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KGWN

    With continued growth in reported pertussis cases this year, the Wyoming Department of Health is encouraging awareness of the disease and vaccination to help protect vulnerable residents, especially infants.

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  13. West Nile Virus Detected in East HavenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Connecticut officials announced that mosquitoes trapped in East Haven on July 16 have tested positive for West Nile virus.

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  14. Top Obama aides fly to Berlin to talk about spying allegationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough and Lisa Monaco, assistant to the president for counterterrorism and homeland security, met with their German counterparts in Berlin Tuesday "for intensive talks on the state of bilateral relations and future cooperation," according to the White House.

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  15. Rand Paul wants less punishment for drug offenses and to let ex-cons voteRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Paul, a likely Republican presidential candidate in 2016, said he has a friend whose brother grew marijuana plants 30 years ago at college.

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  16. Courts issue conflicting rulings on health care tax subsidiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The conflicting rulings, combined with two other pending challenges still awaiting decisions, potentially tee up for the Supreme Court its next landmark health care case and leave one of the Affordable Care Act's signature provisions in a state of legal limbo.

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  17. Deaf educator and pioneer Robert Panara dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    This Sept. 30, 2006 photo shows Robert Panara, a leading educator of the deaf, at a vintage baseball game between two all-deaf teams in Mumford, N.Y. Panara, who lost his hearing as a child but went on to teach at the Rochester Institute of Technology, and was a founder of the National Theater of the Deaf in Connecticut, died Sunday, July 20. 2014, ... (more)

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  18. Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switchesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Chrysler says it's not sure exactly how many will be recalled. The company says an outside force such as a driver's knee can knock switches out of the "run" position, shutting off the engine.

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  19. VA chief pledges end to whistleblower retaliationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... secretary. Gibson told his audience Tuesday morning that nearly 600,000 veterans have received referrals to private health care in the past two months, a substantial increase over the referral rate from one year ago. He described development of a ...

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  20. Northside Community Council OKs Needle ExchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... has been doing its due diligence as to how the program would work and what the repercussions are, and decided the health benefits definitely outweigh any consequences," said Northside Community Council President Ollie Kroner. "Northside wants to be ...

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