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  1. China sending doctors to Western University for trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The London Free Press

    The world's fastest growing mega-power has sent doctors to Western University to learn how to build a system of family medicine. Doctors from Nanjing Medical University in China will spend three months here at a university that pioneered family medicine in Canada three decades ago.


  2. Better cancer fertility care urgedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

    A charity is calling for medics to talk to breast cancer patients about their fertility options at the point of diagnosis Only one in 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer are being offered the chance to have fertility treatment, despite the disease leaving them potentially unable to have children, a study has found. According to Breast Cancer Care, 88% of women under 45 were not referred to a fertility clinic to discuss the possibility of freezing eggs or embryos ahead of cancer treatment.


  3. Barco showcases a revolution in the reading room with healthcare imaging innovations at RSNARead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Also at this year's RSNA, Barco will present its top-of-the-line multi-modality, mammography, general radiology and clinical specialist displays, reflecting its market leadership in enterprise healthcare imaging. With its unparalleled image quality, inventive productivity features, and commitment to ergonomics, the Coronis Uniti display system is Barco's latest response to specific challenges in modern radiology: increasing image volumes, growing complexity, and occupational discomfort.


  4. Appeals court hears emergency contraceptives caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Lawyers presented arguments Thursday in a case involving a decision by the state of Washington to force a pharmacy to provide the Plan B emergency contraceptive even if they have moral or religious objections. The arguments before a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel in Portland came more than seven years after the state Pharmacy Board ruled that pharmacies could not refuse to sell a lawful product such as Plan B because of those beliefs.


  5. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting Showcases Strides in Exploring the BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bioscience Technology

    ... protein debate. Elaine Snell, CEO of the British Neuroscience Association Council, who also heads her own science, medicine and health communications company. Instead, as Tiffany Lohwater from the AAAS suggested, focus on your audience, recognize ...


  6. Study Abroad website updated to include more NZ providersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    ... that will be added to the JSJ Study Abroad website are: a Media Design School a New Zealand College of Chinese Medicine Limited a New Zealand School of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine a New Zealand Tertiary College Limited a SAE ...


  7. Katy rings the changes to nursing at Canberra HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Canberra City News

    WITHOUT conceding for a moment that anything has been less than stellar the Chief Minister has announced a vast swathe of changes to nursing practice. "We know the overwhelming majority of patients report high satisfaction levels with the care they receive, but it is important that we keep evolving to improve care, make patients' stays more comfortable and ensure our highly-trained nurses use their skills where they are most valuable," Katy said.


  8. No proof surcharge discriminates against disabled, Crown arguesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The mandatory victim surcharge doesn't discriminate against the disabled because offenders who are on disability pensions aren't considered a protected group under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, a federal prosecutor argued Thursday. The prosecution arguments came after a new challenge was launched against the Conservative government's controversial mandatory surcharge by homeless, hearing impaired and mentally ill Ottawa panhandler Tim McCooeye.


  9. Extension Of You Home Care, Inc In Apex NC, Offers Elder Care In Home OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LivePressWorld

    Extension of You Home Care provides a menu of in-home services to elders in the local area. The services allow client to remain as independent as possible in their own homes.


  10. ASU club volleyball requires sacrifice, pays dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | State Press

    ASU club volleyball player Sarah Daly digs the ball during practice at the Sun Devil Fitness Complex on Nov. 17, 2014. A team of women pay $400 a semester, travel to Las Vegas, California, and other places around the Southwest, and sacrifice eight hours of their week, every week, in order to pursue something that they're passionate about: volleyball.


  11. Soaring generic drug prices draw Senate scrutinyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NBC12

    ... generic drug prices continue to rise then we are going to have people all over this country who are sick and need medicine and who simply will not be able to buy the medicine they need," Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who chairs the Senate ...


  12. Gray Matters: Changing the metaphorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times-Standard

    ... third, fourth or fifth treatment, is it worth going through all that? For some people, it's not." The Institute of Medicine agrees. In a 2014 report about dying in America, the institute stated, "A palliative approach can offer patients near the end ...


  13. Your $60K-a-Day ChaletRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    After a day of skiing, visitors to the French hamlet of Courchevel 1850 can retire to their 'super chalets' to enjoy a rubdown, gourmet meal and a movie in their underground theater. These developments, known as super chalets, in the ski resort of Courchevel 1850 are part of a new generation of properties with the facilities of a five-star hotel.


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

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Research and Markets: 2015 SFAS Framework Analysis of the World's 6 Leading Helicopter & Rotorcraft Manufacturers - Airbus Helicopters, AgustaWestland, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, Russian Helicopters, Sikorsky )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Strategic Factor Analysis Summary Framew... )--A new vaccine strategy can potentially prevent a viral infection that causes 5,000 babies yearly to be born with permanent disabilities. )--Regulatory News: SFL a emis aujourd'hui un emprunt obligataire de 500 millions d'euros a 7 ans assorti d'un coupon de 1,875%.


  15. Red Cross assists woman after house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSWO

    LAWTON, Okla._A cigarette is to blame for a fire that broke out at a home in Lawton Thursday morning. The fire started around 11:30 a.m. in a home on the 2200 block of Northwest Pollard Avenue.


  16. Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. to Participate in Upcoming Investor ConferencesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Mr. Sanger and Mr. Owen are scheduled to present at Piper Jaffray's 26th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York, N.Y. on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 9 a.m. EST. Mr. Owen is scheduled to present at the 2014 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance Conference in Boca Raton, Fla.


  17. Generic drug prices get look from lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.


  18. Florida State Gunman was Former StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | JD Journal

    Summary: A gunman opened fire in Florida State's library in the early morning hours on Thursday. Three students were injured and the gunman was later killed by police.


  19. 'Sweet Peach' Probiotic, Developed By Two Men, Will Make Women's Vaginas Smell Like PeachesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    Two science startup dudes introduced a new product idea this week: a probiotic supplement that will make women's vaginas smell like peaches. Austin Heinz and Gilad Gome, the founders of biotech startups Cambrian Genomics and Personalized Probiotics respectively, previewed their plans for a line of customer-specific probiotics, including the "Sweet Peach," at the Nov. 19 DEMO conference .


  20. Daybreak offers free flu vaccinations to the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... department as a place of primary care because it costs everyone so much when people do this. If you pay for a $4 medicine, to get someone a $4 medicine for their high blood pressure, that's $4. As opposed to $4,000, which is what it costs when ...