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  1. VA hikes top pay for doctors by $20,000 to $35,000Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    Doctors who passed on a career at the Department of Veterans Affairs because of pay will soon have a reason to give the agency a second look. The maximum pay for new physicians and dentists will be bumped by between $20,000 and $35,000, the scandal-plagued agency announced this week.


  2. China fines GlaxoSmithKline $492M for briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    In this July 11, 2013 file photo, a woman enters an office of GlaxoSimthKline in Beijing. Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline was fined $492 million on Friday, Sept.


  3. Wisbech ex-boxer Mark wins bravery award, 24 years after suffering...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wisbech Standard

    A boxer who was given just hours to live after suffering a brain haemorrhage during a bout has, 24 years later, received a bravery award. On March 20, 1990, the then 21-year-old Mark Goult, of Wisbech, clinched the southern area bantamweight title in Norwich.


  4. GM to introduce new, high-end Cadillac next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Park Record

    General Motors will begin building a new, top-end Cadillac sedan late next year at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant. The auto maker said Friday that the rear-wheel drive car will make its debut in the first half of 2015, and that it will reveal the name of the new model soon.


  5. The Elegant ChefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townsend Times

    Culinary Arts department chef Fran Zentgraf, in his fourth year at Nashoba Valley Technical High School, said he "...absolutely loves it!" Zentgraf adds, "We do collaborative work with a Chelmsford dietitian, preparing food demonstrations in conjunction with Stop & Shop. It's a great way for us to give back to the community."


  6. China Fines GSK $500 Million, Jails Managers for BriberyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    A court fined British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline 3 billion yuan and sentenced its British former country manager and others to prison on Friday for bribing doctors and hospitals to use its products, a state news agency reported. The case, which was first publicized in mid-2013, highlighted the widespread use of payments to doctors and hospitals by sellers of drugs and medical equipment in a poorly funded health system that Chinese leaders have promised to improve.


  7. Modernizing Medicine Launches EMA Otolaryngology at AAO-HNSF Annual MeetingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    Modernizing Medicine, Inc. , the creator of the Electronic Medical Assistant A , a cloud-based, specialty-specific electronic medical record system, is launching its newest offering made specifically for otolaryngologists, EMA Otolaryngologya . The latest solution will be showcased at the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting 2014 , starting Sunday, September 21st in Orlando, Florida.


  8. Meet the doctors: Sixth Avenue Baptist Church hosts health expoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    Sixth Avenue Baptist Church will host its annual Health Expo, "Wellness Rocks!" on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participating physicians include Dr. Herman Taylor, a Birmingham native and pioneering cardiologist at the University of Mississippi Medical Center; Dr. Rick Sims, a geriatric specialist listed as one of the nation's best doctors; Dr. Selwyn Vickers, dean of the UAB School of Medicine; Dr. Gerald Simon, UAB School of Optometry; Dr. Willie Williams, a family practitioner and internal medicine specialist; Dr. John Morgan, a specialist in Rheumatology; and Dr. Robert Marks, an internist specializing in gastroenterology. "This event is for the entire community," said the Rev.


  9. 'More research' plea by Chorley thyroid suffererRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chorley Citizen

    A TEACHER whose career ambitions were shattered by thyroid disease is urging health chiefs to fund more research into the condition. Sally MacGregor, 50, from Chorley claimed she was among thousands of women unable to get an effective treatment on the NHS.


  10. Liam Neeson stars as a grizzled private detective in A Walk Among The TombstonesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES *** Starring Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour, Adam David Thompson, Brian "Astro" Bradley Adapted from Lawrence Block's novel of the same name, A Walk Among The Tombstones establishes its grim tone with opening credits depicting a woman rousing from slumber under the gentle caress of her lover. As the camera pulls back, we notice a tear trickle down her cheek and a strip of metallic tape across her mouth, transforming a beatific dream into a nightmare of intolerable cruelty.


  11. Parents advised not to worryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The News-Gazette

    ... be on guard for it, so they should be proactively looking for symptoms," advises Dr. Muneer Syed, an emergency medicine physician at Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana. That includes cleaning and disinfecting high-traffic surfaces, frequent ...


  12. Prevagen Research Presented at Healthcare Practitioner ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Quincy Bioscience is pleased to announce that Dr. Scott Theirl, a functional neurologist in private practice in Mequon, Wis., is presenting data supporting the use of Prevagen Professional in older adults with mild memory problems at the Integrative Healthcare Symposium - Focus On Brain Health conference on Sept. 19-20 in Hollywood, Fla.


  13. PM says al-Qaida holds no appeal for India MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Monterey County Herald

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says al-Qaida is "delusional" if it believes it holds any appeal for India's large Muslim population. Earlier this month the head of the extremist group, Ayman al-Zawahiri, said it had created an Indian branch that would bring Islamic rule to the entire subcontinent.


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    1 hr ago | Prince George Citizen

    A customer looks at a mattress at a Toronto department store on Thursday Sept. 18, 2014.


  15. Scotland: Who won? Who lost?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Monterey County Herald

    WINNER: Gordon Brown. The former prime minister broke out of what seemed to be a long sulk since losing the 2010 election, and delivered a barnstorming defense of the United Kingdom which gave the No campaign some badly needed energy in the final days.


  16. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Monterey County Herald

    Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond looks down during a press conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.


  17. China fines British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline $492 million, jails executives in brib...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Weyburn Review

    A former executive of drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline and four Chinese co-defendants have been sentenced to prison in a bribery case but may never have to serve that time. China's official Xinhua News Agency said Briton Mark Reilly and his Chinese co-defendants were given a three-year reprieve at their sentencing Friday.


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    1 hr ago | Westport News

    Gigi Sakr owner of Gigi of Westport, writes columnist Dan Woog, "is a skincare specialist and certified medical aesthetician. That sounds like a First World punchline.


  19. FDA Wants A Closer Look At Testosterone RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SportsGeezer

    Testosterone replacement therapy may make older men feel younger, but according to some studies, it can also push them closer to the grave. The Wall Street Journal reports on a 2013 study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, that found a 30 percent increased risk of death, heart attack and stroke among men taking testosterone, compared with other men.


  20. Report: Spending cuts to nutrition and education will hurt kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Kids may be the future of America, but you might not know it looking at how Washington spends its money. A new report Thursday found that only 2% of the projected increase in federal spending over the next decade will be dedicated to programs benefiting children.