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Medical Costs Rise as Retirees Winter in Florida

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Data suggests that many doctors, especially those in states known as winter getaways, increase their revenues by expanding the volume of diagnostic exams. 

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Obama hails 'boundless' promise of precision medicine

a shared story    6 hours 55 minutes ago
President Barack Obama on Friday unveiled plans to plow $215 million into "precision medicine" research, a field he said provided "boundless" promise for the treatment of diseases like cancer and diabetes. The bulk of the money, $200 million, would go to the National Institutes of Health...(more) 

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VIDEO: Preventing drowning with playpens

a shared story    7 hours 55 minutes ago
Playpens are being used to save thousands of children from drowning in Bangladesh. 

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Modern Medicine, Mired at the Line of Scrimmage

a shared story    8 hours 55 minutes ago
Modern medicine has some things in common with football -- or maybe I just have the Super Bowl on the brain. Both, it seems to me, tend to foster our occasionally-overinflated hopes, leaving us at times to contend with a relatively, well, deflated reality.Both are team...(more) 

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Soccer-Huddersfield player stable after airlift drama

a shared story    9 hours 55 minutes ago
(Adds player staying in hospital overnight) LONDON, Jan 31 (Reuters) - Tommy Smith, a footballer for second-tier English club Huddersfield Town, had to be taken to hospital by helicopter after suffering a head injury in their game against Leeds United on Saturday. "We are pleased to...(more) 

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'Zombie Cat' at Center of Pet Custody Battle

a shared story    10 hours 55 minutes ago
The so-called "zombie cat" that seemingly came back to life after being buried is now at the center of a custody dispute between his original owner and the Tampa Bay Humane Society, according to the Humane Society. The cat, named Bart, made headlines after his owners...(more) 

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Chile's Bachelet takes on conservatives with plan to ease abortion ban

a shared story    11 hours 55 minutes ago
By Anthony Esposito SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile's president, Michelle Bachelet, unveiled plans on Saturday to ease a complete ban on abortions in the socially conservative South American country. In a televised address, leftist Bachelet said she was sending Congress a draft bill that would permit abortion...(more) 

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Soccer-Player airlifted to hospital after injury in English game

a shared story    12 hours 55 minutes ago
Tommy Smith, a footballer for second-tier English club Huddersfield Town, had to be taken to hospital by helicopter after suffering a head injury in their game against Leeds. Smith, a 22-year-old defender, had to be taken off the pitch on a stretcher late in the Championship...(more) 

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Father of Psych Ward Stabbing Victim Says Mental Patients Treated Like 'Prisoners'

a shared story    13 hours 55 minutes ago
Dean Camacho was found stabbed to death by his psych ward roommate. 

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Ex-Super Bowl champ Leonard Marshall to teach about concussions

a shared story    14 hours 55 minutes ago
Two-time Super Bowl champion Leonard Marshall is teaming up with the lawyer who first sued the NFL over concussions to form an educational road show on how to avoid and treat head injuries in sports. The target audience for the Brain Unity Trust is players, coaches...(more) 

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U.S. congressman from Mississippi has inoperable brain tumor: spokesman

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(Reuters) - U.S. Representative Alan Nunnelee of Mississippi, who was diagnosed with brain cancer last year, has been told by doctors he has a new tumor and it is inoperable, a spokesman for the Republican congressman said on Friday. Nunnelee, who was elected to his third...(more) 

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Heat Up Your Intimacy by Cooking Together

a shared story    16 hours 55 minutes ago
There is no escaping it -- Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and those chalky candy hearts staring at you in the drug store are proof of it. In this world of mass-produced love, it can often be hard to find that feeling of authentic...(more) 

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