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Many Dialysis Patients Ill-Prepared for Emergencies, Study Says

Thu, 2014-11-13 11:00

Backup plan should include alternate treatment site



Source: HealthDay
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Trials of Experimental Ebola Therapies to Begin

Thu, 2014-11-13 11:00

They include antiviral drugs and blood plasma transfusions, health officials say



Source: HealthDay
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Genetic Screening Debate

Thu, 2014-11-13 08:42
Source: HealthDay -
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Acupuncture, Exercise May Ease Pain for Breast Cancer Patients

Thu, 2014-11-13 08:00

Treatment-related discomfort, swelling helped by the approaches, studies find



Source: HealthDay
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Medical Bills Pricey for Americans, Even with Private Insurance

Thu, 2014-11-13 08:00

New survey finds 1 in 5 people with private plans spending 5 percent or more of income on health care



Source: HealthDay
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Rheumatoid Arthritis in Moms-to-Be Linked to Premature Births

Thu, 2014-11-13 08:00

Low birth weight also more likely, researchers found



Source: HealthDay
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