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  1. Connecticut Childrena s Medical Center Kids Receive a oeGrins to Goa Bags from UnitedHealthcareRead the original story

    33 min ago | Business Wire

    ... as the primary teaching hospital for the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Named among the best in the nation for several of its pediatric specialties in the annual U.S. News & World Report "Best ...

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  2. While you were sleeping: Visa, MasterCard rallyRead the original story

    33 min ago | Scoop

    Wall Street rose after a report showing the US economy grew at a better-than-expected clip in the third quarter, while shares of Visa and MasterCard rallied after their latest earnings topped expectations. In afternoon trading in New York, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 1.30 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index rose 0.53 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite Index gained 0.34 percent.

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  3. True North Gems to build first ruby mineRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Northern Miner

    True North Gems kicked off its first field season in Greenland a decade ago but is finally closing in on the prize: an open-pit mine that will produce ruby and sapphire gemstones starting next year and running until at least 2024. The Vancouver-based company received a 30-year mining licence in March and a construction permit in September for the Aappaluttoq project in southwestern Greenland.

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  4. Ebola: How a flu shot could prevent trip to emergency roomRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... doctors consulted with the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Dr. David Pigott, an emergency medicine specialist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Flu and other airborne diseases can be transmitted by indirect contact ...

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  5. More women encouraged to go for regular breast cancer screeningRead the original story

    33 min ago | The Wellington Advertiser

    In support of breast cancer awareness month, the Waterloo Wellington Regional Cancer Program is encouraging women 50 to 74 years old to be screened for breast cancer every two years. The Ontario Breast Cancer Screening Program offers screening at 10 sites across Waterloo Wellington region and no doctor's referral is required.

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  6. Green tea extract may boost short term memory: Pilot study dataRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | NutraIngredients-USA

    Extracts from green tea may boost a range of cognitive functions, with particular benefits observed for short term memory, report researchers from Japan. Two grams per day of a green tea powder for three months were associated with significant improvements in the Mini-Mental State Examination score of 12 elderly nursing home residents with cognitive dysfunction.

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  7. NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. Donald PutmanRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | PRWeb

    ... Medical Center in Livingston, NJ, Dr. Putman received his medical degree at St. George's University School of Medicine. He completed his residency and fellowship at New York University/Bellevue Medical Center. Dr. Putman is also the Director of ...

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  8. NJ Top Docs Presents, The Institute of Advanced Reconstruction at The Plastic Surgery CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | PRWeb

    In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, NJ Top Docs is featuring The Institute of Advanced Reconstruction at The Plastic Surgery Center. The award-winning surgeons of The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction at The Plastic Surgery Center comprise the largest private plastic surgery practice in New Jersey.

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  9. NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. Teddy AtikRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | PRWeb

    Dr. Teddy Atik, highly praised specialist in the field of hand surgery, awarded honor of "NJ Top Doc" for 2014 - 2015. Dr. Teddy Atik, NJ Top Doc, is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery.

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  10. Microsoft Band: Latest fitness data gadget releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Microsoft is releasing a $199 fitness band that also checks your email and even pays for coffee as the software company seeks to challenge Apple and others in the still-infant market for wearable devices. The Microsoft Band will work with the company's new Microsoft Health system for consolidating health and fitness data from various gadgets and mobile apps.

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  11. Nurse in Fort Kent defies ebola quarantine, goes for bike rideRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Sun Journal

    Nurse Kaci Hickox, right, and her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur are followed by a Maine State Trooper as they ride bikes on a trail near her home in Fort Kent, Maine, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The couple went on an hour-long ride.

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  12. Avitus Orthopaedics Raises $1 Million to Assist with Launch of Avitus HarvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | PRWeb

    Avitusa Orthopaedics Inc. a developer of orthopaedic tools that aim to improve clinical outcomes while decreasing healthcare costs for patients, surgeons, and hospitals, today announced it has recently raised more than $1 million in capital to continue commercialization and company growth. Avitus was awarded a Small Business Innovation Research Phase II award from the National Science Foundation in the amount of $750,000.

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  13. It's never too late to stop smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    I know that smoking is a risk factor for lung cancer and other diseases, but what benefit will I get if I quit smoking? Quitting smoking has health benefits that begin immediately and continue over many years. This is true even in people who already have a smoking-related disease.

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  14. BTS Research (BTS) licenses Xybion's Pristima SuiteaRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | PRWeb

    Xybion provides a multi-year SaaS Subscription to the California-based GLP Contract Research Organization, BTS Research for management of preclinical studies Xybion Corporation, the leading provider of software, services and consulting for global corporations operating in highly regulated industries announced that BTS Research , headquartered in San Diego, CA has selected Xybion's preclinical software suite, Pristima, to manage all GLP and non-GLP preclinical studies. BTS selected Pristima as a multi-year Software as a Service subscription with expanded functionality, including on-line clinical pathology to support increased business requirements.

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  15. Entegra Financial Corp. Announces Third Quarter 2014 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | GlobeNewswire

    Net income for the third quarter of 2014 increased 168.9% to $1.9 million, or $0.29 per share, compared to net income of $0.7 million for the third quarter of 2013. For the nine months ended September 30, 2014, net income increased 150.4% to $4.6 million, or $0.71 per share, compared to $1.9 million for the same period in 2013.

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  16. Immunizations for seniors importantRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Macon County Times

    Immunizations are not only important for children, but for adults and seniors as well. An estimated 1 million Americans get shingles every year, and about half of them are 60 years old or older.

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  17. Federal reports were key in reducing smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Post and Courier

    A leading researcher at conference in the nation's No. 5 tobacco-growing state says a half century of reports by the nation's surgeon general warning of the dangers of smoking has played an important role in reducing smoking in America.

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  18. UC Davis MIND Institute Researchers to Establish New Tests to...Read the original story

    36 min ago | PRWeb

    ... Education, The University of Denver; . Richard Gershon, associate professor, medical social sciences and preventive medicine-health, Northwestern University School of Medicine; . Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, associate professor, biochemistry, ...

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  19. Unseating Hartford's House Delegation A Tough TaskRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Hartford Courant

    "We haven't gotten any further during the last 25 years under Democratic rule," said Michael Lupo, a Republican challenging 6th House District Rep. Edwin Vargas. "The party is not helping people in the city.

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  20. Fright or flight: Chilliwack's Reapers scares for 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Gary Moran walks through his house past dismembered limbs and blood spattered walls casually announcing the laundry room, the storage area and the grand hall-all of them grotesque versions of common living spaces. Passing the kitchen, he can't help but comment: "So they're preparing the evening's meal, which could be you .

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