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HARRISBURG, PA – While many states have pushed for new laws to legalize the use of marijuana for medical reasons, there are few well-controlled studies …

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Chances Are Good That Smoking Will Kill You; Study

February 24, 2015 – 9:01 PM |

If you’re a smoker and you like to gamble, consider these odds: As many as two out of every three people who smoke will die …

Wearable Patch Shows Promise in Easing Peanut Allergy

February 23, 2015 – 8:32 AM |

(HealthDay News) — A wearable patch that safely and gradually exposes the body to small amounts of peanut allergen appears effective in easing the allergy, …

Preschool Kids May Not Need Naps

February 18, 2015 – 11:49 AM |
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(HealthDay News) — A daytime nap may not be the best idea for preschoolers, concluded a recent review of dozens of previous studies on napping.
Children …

MDVIP Becomes First Concierge Medicine Practice to Lose Medical Malpractice Case

February 13, 2015 – 12:40 AM |

MDVIP, the nation’s largest concierge medicine  practice, has seen meteoric growth since it was founded fifteen years ago promising “exceptional care” and quick access to …

Doctors and Cancer Patients Sue California for Right to Die

February 13, 2015 – 12:38 AM |

A group of cancer patients filed a lawsuit Wednesday in California seeking to overturn a law that prosecutes physicians who prescribe end-of-life medication to mentally …

‘Instagram for Doctors’ is a Social Media Morning Meeting

February 10, 2015 – 3:56 PM |

It’s become almost instinctive to see something odd or fantastic, pull out an iPhone from your belt holster like a 50′s Western hero, snap a …