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Reuters  - ‎5 hours ago‎
CONAKRY (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged countries affected by the Ebola virus to avoid discriminating against healthcare workers fighting to end the disease.

The Capital Wide  - ‎4 hours ago‎
Mostly-Health-Advices-from-Dr.-Oz-are-Baseless The famous television personality who said himself as America's specialist extensively conveying medicinal information with unscientific basics, according to a fresh study.

CBS Local  - ‎1 hour ago‎
ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked the recent listeria outbreak occurring across the country to pre-packaged caramel apples, Live Science reports.

Chicago Sun-Times  - ‎3 hours ago‎
Crews respond to report of a child exhibiting Ebola-like symptoms at O'Hare. | Network Video Productions. Test results for the Ebola virus came back negative for a child who recently traveled from West Africa to Chicago.

Many People Misuse Devices for Asthma, Allergic Reaction

HealthDay  - ‎Dec 18, 2014‎
THURSDAY, Dec. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Few people know how to properly use the medical devices that contain lifesaving medications for severe allergic reactions and asthma attacks, a new study shows.

Howe's Family Reports Rapid Improvement

ABC News  - ‎21 hours ago‎
Gordie Howe's family says the hockey great has made a dramatic improvement after he participated in a stem cell clinical trial.

FDA OKs Cubist Antibiotic for Serious Infections

ABC News  - ‎19 hours ago‎
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new medicine to fight complex infections in the abdomen and urinary tract, the fourth antibiotic the agency has approved since May.

Deutsche Welle  - ‎5 minutes ago‎
Voters who turned out for senate elections in Liberia were met with health workers at the door of polling stations to check for Ebola.

12 Minnesota hospitals face Medicare penalties

WKBT La Crosse  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Federal data released this week shows a dozen Minnesota hospitals face penalties from the Medicare program for having a high rate of patients with infections, bed sores or other complications that could be prevented.

Irish Examiner  - ‎5 hours ago‎
One of my sisters, who is in her 40s, has recently been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. I don't have the healthiest of lifestyles, so I wonder should I have my glucose checked?

ABC News  - ‎4 hours ago‎
A rare white lion was euthanized this week after zoo keepers found he had age-related health issues. The lion named Future, was one of two male African white lions at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden.

Chicago Tribune  - ‎6 hours ago‎
Nearly 3,000 people are being notified that a laptop computer stolen in October contained private health information about patients of the Northwestern Memorial Healthcare group, hospital officials said late Friday.

FDA OKs AstraZeneca 's first-in-class ovarian cancer drug plus companion test ...

Minneapolis Star Tribune  - ‎4 hours ago‎
TRENTON, N.J. - U.S. regulators on Friday granted accelerated approval to the first in a new class of targeted drugs for ovarian cancer, Lynparza from British drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC.

Hepatitis C Treatment Wins Approval, but Price Relief May Be Limited

New York Times  - ‎7 minutes ago‎
A new treatment for hepatitis C developed by AbbVie won approval from the Food and Drug Administration on Friday, setting the stage for a marketing battle with Gilead Sciences, whose two new drugs for the disease have drawn an outcry about the high cost ...

Wall Street Journal  - ‎Dec 19, 2014‎
Cindy Mann will leave the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services in late January. Getty Images. By. Louise Radnofsky. Louise Radnofsky.

E-cigarettes less addictive than regular ones, study shows

Delhi Daily News  - ‎8 hours ago‎
Traditional cigarettes are more addictive in comparison to E-cigarettes for long-term smokers, according to a new study. It was reported that e-cigarettes became very popular in the past five years.

Maine News Online  - ‎10 hours ago‎
Europe's top court in a judgment said that an organism, which has no capacity to develop into a human being is not a human embryo, could be patented.

SportAct  - ‎2 hours ago‎
Baby can't be hugged? Jason and Kirsti Kinkle became parents two months ago. Due to a rare genetic disease though, the couple from Lincoln, Calif.

Increased awareness needed for flu-season

Troy Messenger  - ‎Dec 19, 2014‎
The Center for Disease Control recently released a “flu alert” warning individuals that this year's flu strain might be harder to tackle.

Houston Chronicle  - ‎20 hours ago‎
Conjoined twins Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata underwent surgery Tuesday to place custom-made tissue expanders in their chest and abdominal area.
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