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Anemic demand for flu shots

Sep 20, 2011
Pharmacies and grocery stores sitting on too much stock
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Obama jobs plan could bring painful cuts to health care

Sep 19, 2011
President Obama will announce today how he will pay for his $447 billion jobs plan, and Medicare and Medicaid are on the table. But what's left to cut, and will it help or hurt the health care industry?
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Emerging countries are developing 'western' diseases

Sep 19, 2011
Greater affluence in emerging economies has produced a surge in the incidence of diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease and cancer.
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Fake organs need fake tubes

Sep 16, 2011
German scientists are using 3D printing technology to print blood vessels that efficiently supply nutrients to artificial organs. The missing link...
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Cure for Tinnitus?

Sep 16, 2011
Researchers think they've found a new way to cure tinnitus, the constant ear-ringing that some people suffer from. It's believed that the ringing...
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A medical mecca rises in suburban Detroit

Sep 15, 2011
And creates thousands of health care jobs. But at what cost?
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Pain detection machine invented

Sep 14, 2011
Researchers at Stanford University have invented a pain detector. They can now tell if someone is in pain using brain scans and that means they don...
Posted In: Health, medicine, pain

New medical codes offer more detail

Sep 13, 2011
Walked into a lamppost? Yeah, there's a medical code for that. The Wall Street Journal's Anna Mathews discusses why the medical coding system is getting a makeover.
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Animated Short: The Amazing Health Care Arms Race

Sep 13, 2011
At the crossroads of our national debate about jobs and our national debate about health care debt... Is the (fictional) city of Hobbs. Its ...
Posted In: animation, cartoon, dr suess, drsuess, Health, health care, Jobs, medicaid, Medicare, politics, video

Study finds high doctor fees to blame for growing U.S. health care costs

Sep 8, 2011
The cost of health care has grown astronomically in the U.S., and a new study finds that high doctor fees are to blame.
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