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  1. Pediatricians Oppose Medical Marijuana, With Some ExceptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Illinois officials released figures Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 detailing how medical marijuana business applications are distributed around the state, the first indication of where competition will be fiercest for a limited number of cultivation center and dispensary permits.

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  2. Strange Ways Sleeping Positions Affect Your HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shape

    ... . If you have heartburn, rolling to your left side instead of your right can help, a Stanford University School of Medicine study found. But fair warning: Other research shows that sleeping on your left may give you nightmares. If You Sleep on Your ...

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  3. Don't Sneeze: Office Etiquette for Flu SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Can you avoid your colleagues' germs without seeming rude? WSJ's Sue Shellenbarger discusses with Tanya Rivero. Photo: iStock/Thomas_EyeDesign Mary Horowitz is escalating her war on germs this winter.

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  4. Blood drives scheduled in Fairfield, KeosauquaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    A community blood drive is set from 2-7 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Activity Building in Fairfield. To donate, call the Ottumwa Telerecruitment Department at 800-452-1097 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5032 to locate the drive.

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  5. Zosano Pharma raises $50M after IPO hits targetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Fremont-based Zosano Pharma, led by CEO Vikram Lamba, raised $50 million in an IPO that priced in the middle of its target range on Tuesday. The company's stock rose slightly in its Nasdaq debut.

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  6. Blood donations run low in the winterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    In-depth: Blood donations decline in the winter months since inclement weather and seasonal illnesses can prevent eligible donors from giving. The American Red Cross needs to collect 15,000 units of blood a day.

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  7. The dispute over NHS has been long-runningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stalbans Review

    Members of Unison, the GMB and Unite were due to walk out in England and Northern Ireland on Thursday and again next month in protest at the Government's refusal to accept a recommended 1% wage rise for all NHS staff. Extensive talks between union leaders and officials at the Health Department led to fresh proposals which will now be put to workers.

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  8. What to Expect When Stryker Corp. (SYK) Reports Fourth-Quarter Earnings After Market Close TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheStreet.com

    The consensus estimate calls for Stryker to report earnings of $1.45 a share on revenue of $2.62 billion. In the fourth quarter last year, the company reported EPS of $1.23, which narrowly edged the consensus estimate of $1.22, according to analysts polled by Thomson Reuters .

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  9. What to Expect When Illumina (ILMN) Reports Fourth-Quarter Earnings After Market Close TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheStreet.com

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  10. Course Correction: WHO Reform after EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CFR.org

    World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan addresses the media during the Executive Board's special session on Ebola on January 25, 2015 . Coauthored with Daniel Chardell , research associate in the International Institutions and Global Governance program at the Council on Foreign Relations.

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  11. Emolene Louise (Mazeroski) KovacikRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Harrison News Herald

    Age 88, of Malvern passed away Monday, Jan. 26, in the Community Care Center in Alliance. She was born April 17, 1926, daughter of Franklin and Mae Mazeroski in Cadiz.

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  12. Surgeon general says e-cigarette safety needs "clarity"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    The U.S. surgeon general says officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide public health policies. Dr. Vivek Murthy, the country's senior public health official, addressed the battery-powered devices that heat liquid nicotine during a stop Tuesday in Richmond.

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  13. Benjamin RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Harrison News Herald

    Benjamin Rice, 85, of Pittsburgh, Pa., died Sunday, Jan. 25, at Ohio Valley Medical Center in Wheeling, W.Va. He was born June 25, 1929 in Cordova, Ark., a son of the late John and Ann Caseroff Rice.

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  14. How Institutional Neglect Affects Kids' BrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    Kids who were raised in a Romanian institution for abandoned children have smaller heads, smaller brains, and different white matter structure than similar kids who were moved into high-quality foster care at an early age. Even those who were moved into foster care by age two have noticeably different brains from children raised in biological families.

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  15. Surgeon general: 'Desperate need of clarity' on e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general said Tuesday. Dr. Vivek Murthy , whose predecessors have been instrumental in guiding tobacco control, addressed the battery-powered devices that heat liquid nicotine during a stop in Richmond as part of a cross-country listening tour.

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  16. Bill would ban e-cigarettes in bars, public buildingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    SB140 by Democratic San Francisco Sen. Mark Leno would classify the devices that heat liquid nicotine into vapor as tobacco products similar to cigarettes. That would prohibit Californians from vaping in restaurants, buses, hospitals and other places they cannot smoke.

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  17. Amgen Profit Rises 27% on Higher Sales of Key DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Amgen Inc. said fourth-quarter earnings rose about 27%, as sales growth was again driven by key drugs such as cancer therapy Kyprolis and osteoporosis treatment Prolia. Amgen reported a quarterly profit of $1.29 billion, or $1.68 a share, up from $1.02 billion, or $1.33 a share, a year earlier.

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  18. Hospitals gear up when extreme weather hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTNH

    "This room will certainly be used to its fullest extent and we have another one pretty much identical to this one," said Kriesberg. "There'll be staff staying here on rotating shifts, four hours at a time."

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  19. Addressing dementia's growing needsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Dr. Sultan Darvesh, who holds the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation-Irene MacDonald Sobey Chair to investigate treatment for Alzheimer's disease at Dalhousie University, looks at brain samples in his Tupper Building lab in the fall. Last year, the newly formed government of Nova Scotia created an advisory committee to research a provincial dementia strategy .

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  20. Pilot Program Trains Veteran Medics to Care for Other VeteransRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Fire Rescue Magazine

    ... Affairs. Carney said he left the Army as a paramedic and had been taking college classes. He got a degree in sports medicine in 2014, "Fourteen years after high school," he said with a laugh. As he toured the FHCC facility with Sen. Kirk, he said ...

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