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July 23, 2014 – 5:40 pm |

By Debra Somers Copit, MD 
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10 Million Americans Gained Health Coverage This Year

July 24, 2014 – 6:07 pm |
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By Phil Galewitz
About 10.3 million Americans gained health coverage this year, primarily as a result of the Affordable Care Act, according to a study by the federal …

100 Leading AIDS Researchers Killed on Flight 17

July 18, 2014 – 7:59 pm |
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The field of HIV/AIDS research suffered a major setback with the announcement that over 100 of the world’s top researchers were among the 298 passengers …

Half Of All Texas Abortion Clinics Close Due To State Law

July 18, 2014 – 5:13 pm |
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By Carrie Feibel, KUHF
In just over the past year, the number of abortion clinics in Texas fell from 41 to 20, and watchdogs say that …

Doctors More Likely Than Their Patients To Be Organ Donors

July 16, 2014 – 9:25 pm |
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Doctors are more likely to be organ donors than their patients, according to a new study.
Currently, over 100,000 people in the U.S. alone are waiting …

Mayo Clinic Named Best U.S. Hospital in New Rankings

July 15, 2014 – 10:01 pm |
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US News & World Report just released its annual Best Hospitals rankings, which cover nearly 5,000 medical centers across the country and also rank 16 medical …

Boy Found To Have ‘iPad Rash’

July 15, 2014 – 7:50 pm |
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Before you pick up your iPad to search for the cause and remedy of that irritating skin rash, consider that it might be an “iPad …