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  1. CDC details new Ebola response and prep teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    New federal Ebola response squads - likened to public health SWAT teams - are being readied to rush to any U.S. city where a new Ebola case might be identified, officials say. Meanwhile, the government has formed a second set of teams to prepare hospitals in cities deemed most likely to see a new Ebola case, should one turn up.

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  2. SiriusXM radio inventor Martine Rothblatt added as SXSW keynoteRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Austin American Statesman

    Martine Rothblatt, creator of SiriusXM Satellite Radio, will be a keynote speaker at SXSW Interactive on Sunday, March 15. Photo contributed by Martine Rothblatt, courtesy SXSW. Rothblatt is best known as the creator of the technology behind SiriusXM Satellite Radio and is that company's former chair and CEO.

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  3. New York City Doctor Rushed To Hospital With Ebola-Like SymptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Z 106.7 Jackson

    A doctor who has recently returned from West Africa is being evaluated at Bellevue Hospital after developing Ebola-like symptoms. He was transported from his apartment on West 147th Street by a specialized EMS crew wearing protective clothing.

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  4. Shane Conlan Set for Oct. 25 NFF Hall of Fame...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Penn State Athetlics

    Penn State and The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Shane Conlan with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute, presented by Fidelity Investments, on Oct. 25 in State College during the game between Penn State and Ohio State. Coverage of the game will start at 8 p.m. on ABC and 6:30 p.m. on the Penn State Sports Network and GoPSUsports.com.

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  5. Thermo Fisher Scientific Analysis Of Q3 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Revenues of USD 4,171.40 million, Net Earnings of USD 468.20 million and EPS of USD 1.17. Earnings potentially benefiting from some unlocking of accruals: Year-on-year change in Operating Cash Flow of 33.73% trailed change in earnings.

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  6. Actress Pe a's death linked to alcohol abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | KMIZ

    The 55-year-old actress' death shocked Hollywood and Pena's fans. She died October 14 in the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

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  7. Hairless isn't a good look for catRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    DEAR JOAN: I adopted a female, black cat from the Valley Humane Society in Pleasanton. She was approximately 8 years old and now is 11. She continually pulls her fur out.

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  8. Elizabeth Pena likely died of alcohol abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    The 55-year-old suffered from cirrhosis to the liver, according to TMZ, citing the death certificate, which also reportedly says Pena suffered from acute gastrointestinal bleeding during the hours before her death last week at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. On the ABC sitcom, Pena played Sofia Vergara's mother, Pilar.

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  9. C.R. Bard Reaches New 12-Month High Following Strong EarningsRead the original story

    35 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    C.R. Bard shares reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings, Analyst Ratings News reports. The company traded as high as $156.18 and last traded at $154.32, with a volume of 552,681 shares changing hands.

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  10. New survey details vast scope of teen dating abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Daily Herald

    ... gher risk of injury to the girl if --as is likely -- the boy is stronger. Dr. Elizabeth Miller, chief of adolescent medicine at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

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  11. Innovative Cancer Institute Acquires Edgea System for...Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Miami's Community Newspapers

    Innovative Cancer Institute announced that it installed an Edge system from Varian Medical Systems, for treating cancer and other conditions with high-precision, non-invasive radiosurgery.

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  12. Boston Scientific: Analysis Of Q3 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Revenues of USD 1846 million, Net Earnings of USD 43 million and EPS of USD 0.03. Performance focus on earnings: same period year-on-year change in earnings of 960% better than change in revenues of 6.40%.

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  13. Thessalon: Ontario government indifference fostering systemic...Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Market Wire

    Ontario government indifference to care quality, provincial policies and low funding for long-term care are fostering systemic neglect of residents, say personal support workers and registered practical nurses who took part in intensive focus group sessions in five Ontario communities. "What PSWs and RPNs told us are frank, powerful and often heartbreaking accounts of how, despite their outmost efforts and dedication they are forced to provide what amounts to substandard care to residents," said Kevin Tyrrell a regional vice-president with the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions in releasing the focus group report - Long-Term Care in Ontario: Fostering Systemic Neglect - at a Thessalon media conference today.

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  14. Cremation fears leave empty Ebola beds in LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    MONROVIA, Liberia - Even as Liberians fall ill and die of Ebola, more than half the beds in treatment centers in the capital remain empty because of the government's order that the bodies of all suspected Ebola victims in Monrovia be cremated. Cremation violates Liberians' values and cultural practices and the order has so disturbed people in the west African nation that the sick are often kept at home and, if they die, are secretly buried, increasing the risk of more infections President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf issued the cremation decree for Monrovia and the surrounding area in August, and the government has brought in a crematorium and hired experts.

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  15. Costs to treat bleeding strokes increases 10 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Micrograph showing cortical pseudolaminar necrosis, a finding seen in strokes on medical imaging and at autopsy. H&E-LFB stain.

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  16. You Really Love Your Dog Like a Child, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    And with Americans expected to spend an estimated $58.51 billion on the pet industry this year, it's clear that the emotion is deeper than ever projected. Now, scientists have taken the unconditional love you have for your dog to the next level, confirming that it's very similar to a mother-child connection.

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  17. Quadruplet Mom-to-Be Has Emergency Surgery to Save BabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    This week, during Ashley Gardner's 19th week of pregnancy, doctors found evidence of an alarming condition called twin-to-twin syndrome that occurs when there is an imbalance in the blood supply between a set of identical twins in the placenta. As nutrition and blood supply is shunted from one twin to another, both can be harmed by either too much or too little fluid.

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  18. What To Do When The CDC Orders You To Check For Ebola SymptomsRead the original story

    37 min ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Now that the United States is asking people arriving from West Africa to monitor their health in an effort to identify those infected with Ebola virus, the natural question is: How would I do that? On Thursday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention unveiled the Check and Report Ebola Kit, which it will be handing out starting Monday to travelers from West Africa who arrive at U.S. airports. Think of it as a swag bag for epidemic time.

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  19. Local health agency sets public meetings for Ebola questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    The Shawnee County Health Agency announced Thursday it will hold public meetings next week to share information and answer questions about Ebola. Misty Kruger, the agency's public information officer, said the meetings will be Monday, Oct. 27 at 1 p.m., and Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 3 p.m. in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th.

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  20. Chicago Bulls Rumors: Joakim Noah's Knee Could Be Season-Long ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Rant Sports

    Hopes are high for the Chicago Bulls in 2014-15. With Derrick Rose back in action and Pau Gasol now on board, some key pieces to the puzzle seem to be in place.

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