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ScienceBlogs
Quack stem cell clinics: Following the trail blazed by Stanislaw Burzynski charging patients to be on dubious clinical trialswritten quite a few times about stem cell quackery. Although I had taken an int
ScienceBlogs / Posted 23 hours ago
written quite a few times about stem cell quackery. Although I had taken an interest in dubious stem cell treatments before, because I live in the Detroit area, the stories from a couple of years ago about hockey great Gordie Howe’s stem cell... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar, July 19-25, 2017Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan, 249-9000 or president@topekawestrotary.com. Capitol Midweek Farmers Market, from 7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine), Kansas... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump says he has signed more bills than any president, ever. He hasn’tabout through the legislature — than any president, ever,” Trump said at a “Mad
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
about through the legislature — than any president, ever,” Trump said at a “Made in America” event at the White House. “For a while, Harry Truman had us. And now, I think, we have everybody.” Your afternoon shot of politics, sent straight from... Read more
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Boston Globe
A four-star case of failure at Manchester VAwhat appeared to be rust or blood on two sets of surgical instruments that were
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
what appeared to be rust or blood on two sets of surgical instruments that were supposedly sterile. Thousands of patients, including some with life-threatening conditions, struggle to get any care at all because the program for setting up... Read more
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Boston Globe
A four-star case of failure at Manchester VAwhat appeared to be rust or blood on two sets of surgical instruments that were
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
what appeared to be rust or blood on two sets of surgical instruments that were supposedly sterile. Thousands of patients, including some with life-threatening conditions, struggle to get any care at all because the program for setting up... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Boo Boo' Thompson killed a man. Now, the former MSU lineman is looking for forgiveness.In his mind, his life was in grave danger. He feared his neighbor had been poi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
In his mind, his life was in grave danger. He feared his neighbor had been poisoning him for months. His brain told him his family had been doing the same. His neighbor was a friendly man, always saying hello and stopping for a quick chat. But, in... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
4 UVA Children’s Hospital Specialties Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report06/27/2017 Release from the University of Virginia Children's Hospital: CHARLO
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 23 days ago
06/27/2017 Release from the University of Virginia Children's Hospital: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 27, 2017 - Four specialties at University of Virginia Children’s Hospital are ranked among the top 50 nationally in the 2017-2018 “Best Children’s... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Political DigestDodge County district attorney Kurt F. Klomberg said. "We witness the fear, pai
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
Dodge County district attorney Kurt F. Klomberg said. "We witness the fear, pain, and confusion those victims face fighting for justice in our legal system. Ensuring that crime victims have rights equal to those of the accused is an important part... Read more
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Salon.com
Here are 26 concrete policy steps to reduce opioid addiction and overdosesVietnam War, greater than the number of people who died the year the AIDS epide
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
Vietnam War, greater than the number of people who died the year the AIDS epidemic peaked, and higher than the peak year for gun deaths. In the first decade of the century, overdoses and addiction rose in conjunction with a dramatic increase in... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Veteran says he was given wrong medication twice at Tampa VATAMPA, Fla. - The James A. Haley VA Hospital is one of the busiest VA facilitie
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
TAMPA, Fla. - The James A. Haley VA Hospital is one of the busiest VA facilities in the country, serving thousands of veterans a day. But the hospital is also one of the top VA hospitals in the country when it comes to reported adverse drug... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Overton Brooks VA pharmacy reopens after temporary closureThe pharmacy at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center has reopened after inspectors
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 1 months ago
The pharmacy at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center has reopened after inspectors shut it down temporarily. A report released Thursday by the VA Office of Inspector General reveals unsanitary conditions were discovered inside the pharmacy. According... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Overton Brooks VA pharmacy reopens after temporary closureThe pharmacy at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center has reopened after inspectors
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 1 months ago
The pharmacy at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center has reopened after inspectors shut it down temporarily. A report released Thursday by the VA Office of Inspector General reveals unsanitary conditions were discovered inside the pharmacy. According... Read more

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