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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Pulse victims will not get bills for treatment at Orlando HealthHealth. Orlando Health's full statement: Orlando Health has not sent any hosp
Pulse victims will not get bills for treatment at Orlando Health
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 minutes ago
Health. Orlando Health's full statement: Orlando Health has not sent any hospital or medical bills directly to Pulse patients and we don't intend to pursue reimbursement of medical costs from them. We are exploring numerous options to help... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Allergy doctor pleads guilty to using serum without licensethat the charges "arise from a limited number of disorganized medical billing n
Allergy doctor pleads guilty to using serum without license
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 minutes ago
that the charges "arise from a limited number of disorganized medical billing notations from a medical practice with 23,000 patients, 40 employees, 10 different offices and tens of thousands of records. We believe the evidence will vindicate Dr.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Pictures from the 1950s discovered in East Texas atticout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
Pictures from the 1950s discovered in East Texas attic
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. Saint Jo VFD... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
New business and jobs for Longviewout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
New business and jobs for Longview
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. Saint Jo VFD... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Child support nonpayment to interfere with vehicle registrationout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
Child support nonpayment to interfere with vehicle registration
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. Saint Jo VFD... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Two nuns murdered in Mississippiout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
Two nuns murdered in Mississippi
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. Saint Jo VFD... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Nine counties including Yellowstone reach Severe Drought Statusrising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating right now for many diabetics a
Nine counties including Yellowstone reach Severe Drought Status
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 minutes ago
rising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating right now for many diabetics across the country and locally some patients are asking their doctors if they can afford their medication. The rising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
First cases of West Nile Virus in 2016 reported in Montanarising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating right now for many diabetics a
First cases of West Nile Virus in 2016 reported in Montana
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 minutes ago
rising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating right now for many diabetics across the country and locally some patients are asking their doctors if they can afford their medication. The rising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Caught on camera: Police stop suspected stolen vehiclerising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating right now for many diabetics a
Caught on camera: Police stop suspected stolen vehicle
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 minutes ago
rising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating right now for many diabetics across the country and locally some patients are asking their doctors if they can afford their medication. The rising cost of insulin is real. It's frustrating... Read more
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Manning River Times
Spread sunshinewho has had cancer, most of us have been touched.” What fuels Janella’s passio
Spread sunshine
Manning River Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
who has had cancer, most of us have been touched.” What fuels Janella’s passion is seeing the rates of recovery for cancer patients improving. “The quality of life of people with cancer now is a lot better than what it was. “I know there will be... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Derby Nurse Cooperating In Broadening Federal Probetoo many lives in our communities." Despite tight restrictions on the drug, in
Derby Nurse Cooperating In Broadening Federal Probe
Hartford Courant / Posted 14 minutes ago
too many lives in our communities." Despite tight restrictions on the drug, including that it be used only for cancer patients, Insys reported $330 million in net revenue from Subsys in 2015. Alfonso admitted in court that Insys paid her... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Aspirus president/CEO speaks on new deal with Liberty MutualAspirus' corporate operations move across the street, Heywood said it will allo
Aspirus president/CEO speaks on new deal with Liberty Mutual
WAOW Wausau / Posted 17 minutes ago
Aspirus' corporate operations move across the street, Heywood said it will allow the hospital to take care of more patients. "We have about 40 more patients here a day than we used to have, which is about 30% more than we used to have here... Read more
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Boston Globe
EpiPen price hikes put Mylan CEO in hot seatspot. Mylan had long painted itself as a different sort of drug company, one pr
EpiPen price hikes put Mylan CEO in hot seat
Boston Globe / Posted 18 minutes ago
spot. Mylan had long painted itself as a different sort of drug company, one principally concerned with stakeholders — like patients and employees — rather than the short-term profits of shareholders and investment banks. And Bresch had once been... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price(AP) - The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly em
Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 19 minutes ago
(AP) - The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. The announcement from Mylan N.V. triggered a new round of condemnation from politicians and consumer... Read more
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Gazette
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Gazette / Posted 21 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Benzie County Sheriff's Office, Local Medical Marijuana Community React to Marijuana BustSchendel says, “The street value of this marijuana was well over a million doll
Benzie County Sheriff's Office, Local Medical Marijuana Community React to Marijuana Bust
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 21 minutes ago
Schendel says, “The street value of this marijuana was well over a million dollars so this was not for five medical patients. But the director of the local National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, Rev. Steven Thompson says it... Read more
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guardian-series
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
guardian-series / Posted 23 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Son gives part of liver to save his dadfavor. Barnes had cirrhosis of the liver, and he needed a transplant to surviv
Son gives part of liver to save his dad
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 23 minutes ago
favor. Barnes had cirrhosis of the liver, and he needed a transplant to survive. His name went on a list with about 17,000 patients, each one desperately waiting for a donated liver. The grim statistic is that 1,500 people die each year waiting.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
2 nuns found slain in Mississippiin Kentucky, and Held, a nurse practitioner with the School Sisters of St. Fran
2 nuns found slain in Mississippi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 minutes ago
in Kentucky, and Held, a nurse practitioner with the School Sisters of St. Francis in Milwaukee, helped treat thousands of patients a year at the Lexington Medical Clinic near Durant, regardless of their ability to pay. “These were the two... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister of Health Dismisses Catheter ShortageMINISTER OF HEALTH DISMISSES CATHETER SHORTAGEPatients around New Zealand are b
Minister of Health Dismisses Catheter Shortage
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 minutes ago
MINISTER OF HEALTH DISMISSES CATHETER SHORTAGEPatients around New Zealand are being forced to wash and reuse catheters because they are being supplied with only half the number they need, says New Zealand First.“It is completely unacceptable that... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Keep ED for emergencies onlyDHB Chief Medical Officer, Dr Nigel Millar says that all hospitals across the d
Keep ED for emergencies only
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 minutes ago
DHB Chief Medical Officer, Dr Nigel Millar says that all hospitals across the district are very busy with patients presenting with a wide variety of illnesses and injuries.“People presenting with minor injuries or illnesses, may... Read more
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FOX News
Two Catholic nuns found murdered in Mississippi homesaw children and adults, and helped in other ways. "We do more social work tha
Two Catholic nuns found murdered in Mississippi home
FOX News / Posted 27 minutes ago
saw children and adults, and helped in other ways. "We do more social work than medicine sometimes," she said. "Sometimes patients are looking for a counselor." The sisters were among 35 members of St. Thomas Catholic Church, and they typically... Read more
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Harrow Times
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Harrow Times / Posted 27 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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CNBC
Mylan's EpiPen represents a big glitch in the systemalmost always falls below the cost of care that the health insurer would pay wi
Mylan's EpiPen represents a big glitch in the system
CNBC / Posted 28 minutes ago
almost always falls below the cost of care that the health insurer would pay without it. It can fall in a grey area, where patients who have insurance with high deductibles absorb the cost after prices are readily increased. While he doesn't know... Read more
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MedCity News
It’s time to break free of the traditional paradigms of disease managementmost difficult to sustain. Healthcare providers are at a distinct disadvantage
It’s time to break free of the traditional paradigms of disease management
MedCity News / Posted 28 minutes ago
most difficult to sustain. Healthcare providers are at a distinct disadvantage in this battle against chronic conditions. Patients need intervention far before symptoms of a disease start to become evident. And then they need sustained, consistent... Read more
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Gazette News
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Gazette News / Posted 29 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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This is West Country
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
This is West Country / Posted 29 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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Bolton News
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Bolton News / Posted 33 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Son gives part of liver to save his dadfavor. Barnes had cirrhosis of the liver, and he needed a transplant to surviv
Son gives part of liver to save his dad
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 33 minutes ago
favor. Barnes had cirrhosis of the liver, and he needed a transplant to survive. His name went on a list with about 17,000 patients, each one desperately waiting for a donated liver. The grim statistic is that 1,500 people die each year waiting.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 34 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Jessica Parker steps down as face of EpiPen company Mylanresponse the senator was referring to a statement from Mylan that promised it w
Sarah Jessica Parker steps down as face of EpiPen company Mylan
Daily Mail / Posted 34 minutes ago
response the senator was referring to a statement from Mylan that promised it would lower the price paid by some patients - although it did not say that it would drop prices across the board or refuse to increase prices in the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
North Port couple donates thousands of toys to hospital in honor of sonway that Sawyer would have loved For Summer and Reppard Gordon, the trip to un
North Port couple donates thousands of toys to hospital in honor of son
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 35 minutes ago
way that Sawyer would have loved For Summer and Reppard Gordon, the trip to unload the multitude of toy cars for the young patients at the hospital was an emotional one. The last time they were there, they left without their youngest son.... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Rethinking downtown Sarniatime with Bayside Centre now a site for redevelopment, organizers learned upon
Rethinking downtown Sarnia
Sarnia Observer / Posted 37 minutes ago
time with Bayside Centre now a site for redevelopment, organizers learned upon arrival. "Sometimes you can see cities as patients," said Andrew Davies, executive director of No. 9 Contemporary Art & The Environment. "Architects can serve as... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 37 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 37 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
After backlash, EpiPen maker to help reduce patient costsassistance to EpiPen users, eliminating immediate out-of-pocket costs for the u
After backlash, EpiPen maker to help reduce patient costs
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 38 minutes ago
assistance to EpiPen users, eliminating immediate out-of-pocket costs for the uninsured and under-insured. It also said patients would be able to use a savings card to cover up to $300 of cost of the two-pack of EpiPens. A family of four with an... Read more
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The Hill
McCain's primary opponent takes shot at his ageon MSNBC's "MTP Daily with Chuck Todd." "I'm a physician, I see the physiologi
McCain's primary opponent takes shot at his age
The Hill / Posted 41 minutes ago
on MSNBC's "MTP Daily with Chuck Todd." "I'm a physician, I see the physiological changes that happen in normal aging in patients again and again and again over the last 25 years. I do know what happens to the body and the mind at the end of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Drug overdose deaths skyrocket in Ohioprescription pain medications available for abuse,” she said. “There were 81 mi
Drug overdose deaths skyrocket in Ohio
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 41 minutes ago
prescription pain medications available for abuse,” she said. “There were 81 million fewer opioid doses dispensed to Ohio patients since the state took initiatives to curb opiates, and the number of people who try to get controlled substances from... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 41 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Beware the company you keep: EpiPens and pharma bro Martin ShkreliHillary Clinton called the EpiPen price hike "outrageous." On Thursday, Mylan
Beware the company you keep: EpiPens and pharma bro Martin Shkreli
Chicago Tribune / Posted 42 minutes ago
Hillary Clinton called the EpiPen price hike "outrageous." On Thursday, Mylan said it would boost programs that help patients pay for the EpiPen but would not reduce the price. Stay tuned for Capitol Hill hearings and investigations. Mylan,... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Banbury meeting leaves Oxford hospital bosses in no doubt - Hands Off the Hortonled maternity to Oxford, in the absence of sufficient doctors in Banbury, would
Banbury meeting leaves Oxford hospital bosses in no doubt - Hands Off the Horton
Banbury Guardian / Posted 43 minutes ago
led maternity to Oxford, in the absence of sufficient doctors in Banbury, would be taken in the best interests of patients. “The only driver will be safety,” he said. Stephen Kennedy, head of children’s and women’s services told the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warnsinefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst cont
A 'glut' of hospital services could be shut down, health expert warns
Croydon Guardian / Posted 44 minutes ago
inefficiencies. "We expect the NHS to focus on balancing the books whilst continuing to provide high-quality care for patients." The comments come as a new NHS Providers' survey of 84 NHS Trust and Foundation Trust finance directors found... Read more
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The Telegraph
Death brings to life Mahaprayanwhen the body was taken away." The CDMO also claimed during an inquiry by the
Death brings to life Mahaprayan
The Telegraph / Posted 44 minutes ago
when the body was taken away." The CDMO also claimed during an inquiry by the sub-collector of Kalahandi today, other patients in the hospital said that they were not aware of the incident. Daana had admitted his wife in the district hospital... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on priceThe maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency
Mylan boosts EpiPen patient programs, doesn't budge on price
Boston Herald / Posted 45 minutes ago
The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. The announcement from Mylan N.V. triggered a new round of condemnation from politicians and consumer groups,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
'Dr. Drew on Call' to end 5-year run on HLN next monthout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
'Dr. Drew on Call' to end 5-year run on HLN next month
WSMV Nashville / Posted 46 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.More >> Soldier... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Hans Zimmer wins copyright case and receives an apologyout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
Hans Zimmer wins copyright case and receives an apology
WSMV Nashville / Posted 46 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.More >> Soldier... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Friend remembers woman found dead in Madison, police release new case detailsout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
Friend remembers woman found dead in Madison, police release new case details
WSMV Nashville / Posted 46 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.More >> Soldier... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nashville New Year's Eve celebration to expand to Bicentennial Mallout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
Nashville New Year's Eve celebration to expand to Bicentennial Mall
WSMV Nashville / Posted 46 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.More >> Soldier... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
New Metro Schools chief of staff removes charter school references from online resumeout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
New Metro Schools chief of staff removes charter school references from online resume
WSMV Nashville / Posted 46 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.More >> Soldier... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
UPDATE: Family gathers at hospital after Blount deputy's shootingout-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP
UPDATE: Family gathers at hospital after Blount deputy's shooting
WSMV Nashville / Posted 46 minutes ago
out-of-pocket costs by as much as half. By LINDA A. JOHNSON and TOM MURPHY AP Health Writers The maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price.More >> Soldier... Read more
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