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Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher

Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher The moderating impact on costs in recent years from a wave of blockbuster brand-name drugs going generic, from Lipitor to Lexapro, has faded, they said. A pharmacy benefit management company forecasted accelerating prescription-drug cost increases in … Full News here – Read more on MNI News

Asbestos Case Plaintiffs Awarded $4.5 Million Have Verdict Reversed

Asbestos Case Plaintiffs Awarded .5 Million Have Verdict Reversed David and Frances Graver filed their lawsuit against six different defendants after Mr. Graver, now deceased, was diagnosed with mesothelioma, a type of cancer primarily caused by asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma has a very low survival rate, and it is … Full News here – Read more on […]

Mo., Ill., among states that may lose health insurance subsidies

Mo., Ill., among states that may lose health insurance subsidies Updated at 12:15 p.m. with more details. WASHINGTON • President Barack Obama's health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other … Full News here – Read […]

What Weird Al Yankovic deems 'Tacky' is actually just fashion

What Weird Al Yankovic deems 'Tacky' is actually just fashion Shorts that are so short the world could give you a colonoscopy. 3. Men in bare feet on pavements. Insane. And dangerous. And tacky. 4. Men going topless when they are at neither a beach nor a pool. 5. Anyone who bitches at a woman […]

Lexapro (Major Depressive Disorder) – Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023

Lexapro (Major Depressive Disorder) – Forecast and Market Analysis to 2023 Lexapro (escitalopram) is an SSRI that was developed by Lundbeck; it initially gained marketing approval for MDD in 2002 in the US. Lexapro is the S-enantiomer of citalopram, an SSRI that was also developed by Lundbeck, which first became available in … Full News here […]

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share

22 July 2014

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share … Albany, NY — (SBWIRE) — 07/17/2014 — This report studies the global erectile dysfunction drugs market with a major focus on the branded drugs which include Viagra (sildenafil citrate), Cialis (tadalafil), Levitra/Staxyn (vardenafil), Stendra/Spedra … Full News here – Read more on Motor E […]

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Xinhua Insight: Pretty hurts? Cosmetic surgery hot summer trend among students

22 July 2014

Xinhua Insight: Pretty hurts? Cosmetic surgery hot summer trend among students CHANGSHA, July 16 (Xinhua) — Cosmetic surgery is hot among Chinese students as the summer holiday commences, but the plastic trend is also spurring controversy due to its risks. The country's "correction and alteration" industry gained attention when … Full News here – Read […]

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How magic beads saved a rock star's love life: Drummer Kenney Jones of The

22 July 2014

How magic beads saved a rock star's love life: Drummer Kenney Jones of The … While the loose seeds are precisely placed inside the prostate, the stranded seeds are placed around the inside edge, emitting radiation just outside the gland to tackle any microscopic cancer cells that might have escaped. The idea is to treat […]

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Nurse practitioner's quick thinking saves Lumberton teen

22 July 2014

Nurse practitioner's quick thinking saves Lumberton teen “We were later told that had he not had the CT scan, the tumor would not have been found so quickly and because it was pressing on the brain stem, there was a strong possibility that he could have stopped breathing within 24 hours. I know that Allison […]

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Deadly asbestos related cancer has killed dozens

22 July 2014

Deadly asbestos related cancer has killed dozens And a top coroner says the number of people dying of asbestos-related diseases, such as mesothelioma and asbestosis, is due to peak within the next 12 months. Michael Singleton, coroner for Blackburn and Hyndburn, said he has seen a 'gradual increase' … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Plastic Surgery Practice in Miami Revamps Online Presence

22 July 2014

Plastic Surgery Practice in Miami Revamps Online Presence (PRLEAP.COM) Miami, FL (7/22/14) – BOD cosmetic surgery in Miami has recently announced the unveiling of their updated website located at www.bodcosmeticsurgery.com. The changes are part of an exclusive marketing campaign aimed at making the … Full News here – Read more on PR Leap (press release)

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Selfies And Plastic Surgery: How Social Media Is Causing More People To Go

22 July 2014

Selfies And Plastic Surgery: How Social Media Is Causing More People To Go … Think of it as a sort of physical photoshop: In response to the current obsession with social media selfie photos, more people are resorting to plastic surgery to fix imperfections like prominent noses, unacceptable wrinkles or curves, or hands that … […]

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Diabetes Treatment May Slow Alzheimer's

22 July 2014

Diabetes Treatment May Slow Alzheimer's Every 70 seconds, someone in the U.S. develops Alzheimer's disease. Experts say it's the most common form of dementia, accounting for 50 to 80 percent of cases. There's no cure, but researchers are working on a different kind of treatment to at least … Full News here – Read more […]

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How aspirin could halve risk of dying from breast cancer: Powerful effects of

22 July 2014

How aspirin could halve risk of dying from breast cancer: Powerful effects of … Earlier studies have also credited aspirin with cutting the risk of death from bowel and prostate cancers – and reducing the odds of developing the disease in the first place. But confusingly, in the latest study, the women who took aspirin […]

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What is Arthritis..? – Medical Informer Video

22 July 2014

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New Study Finds Diabetes Risk Rises With Statin Adherence

22 July 2014

New Study Finds Diabetes Risk Rises With Statin Adherence The risk of new-onset type 2 diabetes rises with adherence to statin therapy, providing further confirmation of the previously reported link. However, the benefits of statins still "clearly" outweigh the risks, according to a large new population-based … Full News here – Read more on Medscape

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Camp Med to the rescue

21 July 2014

Camp Med to the rescue After assessing him in the ER, the students transported the critically injured male to the cat scan department for digital imaging on his entire body. Chris Simmons, transportation coordinator for CRH's ambulance services, informed the scribe, who … Full News here – Read more on The Daily Progress

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Just 16, Karina Moreira battles cancer in her own style

21 July 2014

Just 16, Karina Moreira battles cancer in her own style Karina gives her friends iPhone cases that say “chic by karina,” the fashion blog she began writing in 2012, when her bone cancer was in remission. She continued to blog last year, when the cancer returned. But her optimism, her joy in daily life, and […]

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Angelina Jolie Sparks Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Treatment Reports after

21 July 2014

Angelina Jolie Sparks Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Treatment Reports after … Angelina Jolie reportedly spent a huge amount of money on various beauty procedures including facials, cosmetic surgeries and laser treatments. The "Mr. and Mrs. Smith" actress already has a beautiful complexion but to maintain it she is understood to … Full News here – Read […]

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Mental-Health Risks of Diabetes Underrecognized

21 July 2014

Mental-Health Risks of Diabetes Underrecognized Among the wide-ranging comorbidities associated with diabetes, mental-health issues are probably among the most overlooked, despite their potential to compromise self-management and increase the risk for serious complications, according to a new … Full News here – Read more on Medscape

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