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  1. National Blood Shortage Looming: Red CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC Philadelphia

    A new study links the cholesterol-lowering prescription drug Niacin to diabetes, gastric bleeding and an increased risk of death for some people.


  2. Parents of obese kids often view them as healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Parents of obese children often don't view their kids as unhealthy or recognize the health consequences of excess weight or inactivity, according to a new study.


  3. Shift in health care to low-wage workforce spells trouble for economyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Joseph Twardy , president and CEO of Visiting Nurse Service in Schenectady, New York, says there is money to be made in caring for the nation's aging population.


  4. 2 school districts to provide free lunches to allRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    A new provision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture allows qualifying districts with high percentages of students on food assistance to feed all of their students.


  5. Some Highmark members to pay more at GeisingerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Geisinger Health System doctors and hospitals will cost some Highmark members up to 20 percent more compared to other health care providers as part of a five-year agreement that was reached between the downtown Pittsburgh-based health insurer and Danville-based hospital network.


  6. Winchester firm abseil to raise funds for children's hospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    A WINCHESTER roof consultancy firm have been swapping their safety boots for superhero capes in a bid to raise money for charity.


  7. Upcoming MS Relay seeks volunteersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Wellington Advertiser

    The Guelph-Wellington chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society is looking for volunteers in a new fundraiser on Aug. 9. This year the MS Society is holding its first Summer Relay.


  8. Youngevity Now Offers Free Shipping for Autoship Orders over $50+Read the original story

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    Youngevity have just announced on their website that free shipping is now available for all autoship orders over $50.


  9. Zimmer Holdings' (ZMH) CEO David Dvorak on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning. I would like to turn the call over to Bob Marshall, Vice President, Investor Relations, and Treasurer.


  10. Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VARead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Observer

    Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., , speaks to reporters on Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, about reforming the vast health care system responsible for treating the nation's veterans.


  11. Obama Motorcade Hinders Woman in LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC San Diego

    The woman was seen sitting a bus stop bench on the south side of 3rd Street just east of Robertson Boulevard.


  12. Michigan Health & Hospital Association Sets Goal to Enroll Michigan...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    The Healthier Hospitals Initiative announced today that the Michigan Health & Hospital Association has officially enrolled 50 Michigan hospitals in the Healthier Hospitals Initiative, a collaborative of leading health care institutions united to help speed the health care sector toward environmental sustainability and improved population health.


  13. Swiss drug maker Roche posts 7 percent profit dropRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG on Thursday posted a net profit drop of 7 percent compared with a year ago, weighed down by a strong Swiss franc and charges from one of its diagnostic units.


  14. Tim McGraw looks forward to 50: Lost 40 lbs with low-carb Paleo diet, CrossFitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Country superstar Tim McGraw doesn't dread aging and is actually looking forward to turning 50. "I think I'll look forward to it," he told Taste of Country July 22. McGraw is in the best shape of his life at 47 after losing 40 pounds with the low-carb Paleo diet and CrossFit workouts.


  15. Peel Away The Years For Younger-Looking SkinRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Holtville Tribune

    ... ChA rie M. Ditre, M.D., Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Penn Medicine at Radnor. During a peel, the patient's face is cleansed to remove any excess oils. That lets the peel solution ...


  16. Mexican sugar tax drives Dr Pepper Snapple revenue in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. beat analyst expectations in the second quarter, thanks in part to a pop in Latin American sales that was primarily sweetened by a new Mexican sugar tax.


  17. Oregon says its faring better on health care infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    State officials say this is a good sign, but also shows that work can be done to reduce even more incidents of infections that people sometimes contract after being treated by health care providers.


  18. WV Organizations To Push For Anti-Cancer VaccinesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia More than a dozen healthcare organizations in West Virginia will meet in Charleston Thursday to push for increased use of an anti-cancer vaccine.


  19. Profits and capacity utilisation up at Lonza in H1 thanks to pharmaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Drug Researcher

    Lonza saw profits and capacity utilisation improve in the first half of 2014 with new pharma and biopharma supply contracts and ongoing restructuring being the key drivers.


  20. Greenburgh Police Charge Man Who Allegedly Used Rock In Gas Station AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Tarrytown Daily Voice

    Greenburgh Police have arrested and charged George Oliver Valdivia-Ojeda, an Elmsford man, with assault in the second degree, for allegedly striking a man over the head with a rock at a local gas station.