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Minnesota burn survivor leaves hospital after 264 days

1 hour 18 min ago
Minnesota burn survivor leaves hospital after 264 days St. Paul Pioneer Press - 3 July 2015 21:38-04:00 News Topics: General news People, Places and Companies: Minnesota Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Liberia works to contain Ebola, find source of new cases

1 hour 18 min ago
Liberia works to contain Ebola, find source of new cases Associated Press - 3 July 2015 11:56-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Ebola virus, Hemorrhagic fever, Infectious diseases, Diseases and conditions People, Places and Companies: West Africa, Liberia, Monrovia, Africa, Guinea, Sierra Leone Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003

1 hour 18 min ago
Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003 Associated Press - 3 July 2015 17:07-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Science, Measles, Disease outbreaks, Immunizations, Childhood immunizations, Infectious diseases, State governments, Diseases and conditions, Public health, Child and teen health, Government and politics People, Places and Companies: Anne Schuchat, Jerry Brown, Washington, Seattle, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

VA hospital that once treated Civil War veterans could close

1 hour 18 min ago
VA hospital that once treated Civil War veterans could close Associated Press - 3 July 2015 01:45-04:00 News Topics: General news, Veterans, Health, Veterans affairs, Veterans healthcare, Military healthcare, American Civil War, Armed forces, Mountains, Army, Military affairs, Military and defense, Government and politics, Events, Environment and nature People, Places and Companies: Rapid City, South Dakota Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

FDA clears drug for leading form of cystic fibrosis

1 hour 18 min ago
FDA clears drug for leading form of cystic fibrosis Associated Press - 2 July 2015 16:50-04:00 News Topics: Business, Health, Cystic fibrosis, Drug approvals, Pharmaceutical manufacturing, Diseases and conditions, Stock price movements, Medication, Product approvals, New products and services, Products and services, Corporate news, Health care industry, Industries, Stock performance, Corporate stock, Diagnosis and treatment People, Places and Companies: United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Foreigner in Philippines tests positive for MERS virus

1 hour 18 min ago
Foreigner in Philippines tests positive for MERS virus Associated Press - 6 July 2015 02:18-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, MERS, Infectious diseases, Diseases and conditions, Government and politics People, Places and Companies: Benigno Aquino III, Philippines, Manila, Saudi Arabia, Middle East Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup

1 hour 18 min ago
Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup Associated Press - 4 July 2015 08:12-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Euthanasia, Assisted suicide, Death and dying, Healthcare industry regulation, Hospital and clinic services, Cancer, Government and politics, Human rights and civil liberties, Social issues, Social affairs, Industry regulation, Government business and finance, Business, Government regulations, Health care facility operation, Health care services, Health care industry, Industries, Diseases and conditions People, Places and Companies: Jack Kevorkian, Juanita Castro, Colombia Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Aetna to buy Humana as health insurer landscape shifts

1 hour 18 min ago
Aetna to buy Humana as health insurer landscape shifts Associated Press - 3 July 2015 15:07-04:00 News Topics: Business, General news, Health, Managed health care providers, Health insurance providers, Insurance industry, Mergers and acquisitions, Government-funded health insurance, Health care reform, Medicare, Medicaid, Seniors, Health care services, Health care industry, Industries, Financial services, Ownership changes, Corporate news, Government programs, Government and politics, Political issues, Health care policy, Government policy People, Places and Companies: Mark Bertolini, Hartford Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Thailand's only known MERS patient is virus-free

1 hour 18 min ago
Thailand's only known MERS patient is virus-free Associated Press - 3 July 2015 06:51-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Infectious diseases, MERS, Diseases and conditions People, Places and Companies: Thailand, Bangkok, South Korea, Middle East Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Could insulin pills prevent diabetes? Big study seeks answer

1 hour 18 min ago
Could insulin pills prevent diabetes? Big study seeks answer Associated Press - 3 July 2015 02:32-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Diabetes, Medical research, Medication, Diseases and conditions, Diagnosis and treatment People, Places and Companies: Chicago, United States, Illinois Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Foreigner in Philippines tests positive for MERS virus

2 hours 47 min ago
Foreigner in Philippines tests positive for MERS virus Associated Press - 6 July 2015 00:54-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health People, Places and Companies: Philippines, Manila, Middle East Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Burn survivor leaves hospital after 264 days

2 hours 47 min ago
Burn survivor leaves hospital after 264 days St. Paul Pioneer Press - 3 July 2015 16:17-04:00 News Topics: General news People, Places and Companies: Minnesota Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Ex-Iowa State scientist gets prison for faking HIV research

Sun, 07/05/2015 - 7:30pm
Ex-Iowa State scientist gets prison for faking HIV research Associated Press - 1 July 2015 16:58-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Science, Prisoners' health, Scientific research funding, Crime, Sentencing, Medical research, Immunizations, Government and politics, Prisons, Correctional systems, Law and order, Treatment of prisoners, Human welfare, Social issues, Social affairs, Scientific research, Legal proceedings, Public health People, Places and Companies: Iowa, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup

Sat, 07/04/2015 - 4:00am
Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup Associated Press - 4 July 2015 00:08-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Euthanasia, Assisted suicide, Death and dying, Healthcare industry regulation, Hospital and clinic services, Cancer, Government and politics, Human rights and civil liberties, Social issues, Social affairs, Industry regulation, Government business and finance, Business, Government regulations, Health care facility operation, Health care services, Health care industry, Industries, Diseases and conditions People, Places and Companies: Jack Kevorkian, Juanita Castro, Colombia Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Colombian man dies by euthanasia with government backing

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 7:31pm
Colombian man dies by euthanasia with government backing Associated Press - 3 July 2015 15:00-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Euthanasia, Hospital and clinic services, Government and politics, Death and dying, Human rights and civil liberties, Social issues, Social affairs, Health care facility operation, Health care services, Health care industry, Industries, Business People, Places and Companies: Colombia Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

John Smoltz the 1st HOFer following Tommy John surgery

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 5:00pm
John Smoltz the 1st HOFer following Tommy John surgery Associated Press - 2 July 2015 18:26-04:00 News Topics: Health, Sports, Athlete injuries, MLB baseball, Men's sports, Professional baseball, Youth sports, Athlete health, Baseball People, Places and Companies: Matt Harvey, Luke Hochevar, Matt Wieters Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Study offers clue to link between swine flu shot, narcolepsy

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 5:00pm
Study offers clue to link between swine flu shot, narcolepsy Associated Press - 1 July 2015 15:43-04:00 News Topics: Health, Medical research, Flu, Swine flu, Narcolepsy, Pandemics, Immunizations, Sleep disorders, Infectious diseases, Diseases and conditions, Humanitarian crises, General news, Epidemics, Public health Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 1:00pm
Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003 Associated Press - 3 July 2015 15:50-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Science, Measles, Disease outbreaks, Immunizations, Childhood immunizations, Infectious diseases, State governments, Diseases and conditions, Public health, Child and teen health, Government and politics People, Places and Companies: Anne Schuchat, Jerry Brown, Washington, Seattle, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:31am
Washington woman's measles death is first in US since 2003 Associated Press - 3 July 2015 15:22-04:00 News Topics: General news, Health, Science, Measles, Disease outbreaks, Immunizations, Childhood immunizations, Infectious diseases, State governments, Diseases and conditions, Public health, Child and teen health, Government and politics People, Places and Companies: Anne Schuchat, Jerry Brown, Washington, Seattle, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $35B deal

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 10:30am
Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $35B deal Associated Press - 3 July 2015 09:03-04:00 News Topics: Business, General news, Health, Managed health care providers, Access to health care, Insurance industry, Health insurance providers, Mergers and acquisitions, Government-funded health insurance, Health care reform, Medicare, Medicaid, Health care services, Health care industry, Industries, Health issues, Financial services, Ownership changes, Corporate news, Government programs, Government and politics, Political issues, Health care policy, Government policy People, Places and Companies: Mark Bertolini Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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