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DEC 18, 2014 - Washington Times

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4 more flu-related deaths reported in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Department of Health is reporting four more deaths due to influenza in the state. The department said Thursday that six people have now died as a result of the flu during the season that began Sept. 28. Each person who died was ...

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DEC 18, 2014 - Health Canal

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A Serious Flu Season Lies Ahead: Vaccination Remains the Best Defense

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finds that the predominant circulating H3N2 influenza virus in the US has mutated, or drifted, from the corresponding vaccine strain. Mismatches between circulating influenza viruses and vaccine strains can decrease the level of protection provided by the vaccine against that strain.

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16 HOURS AGO - BBC

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Asthma inhalers 'not used properly'

Charities warn patients are not being taught how to use potentially life-saving asthma inhalers and allergy auto-injectors correctly.

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23 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Most People With Inhalers, EpiPens Don’t Use Them Right

EpiPens and asthma inhalers have the potential to save lives with a simple jab or puff, but a small study published today suggests that many people may be using these vital devices incorrectly.Researchers at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology observed 102 patients as they demonstrated how they would use injectable epinephrine pens – commonly referred to as ...

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3 HOURS AGO - Washington Times

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Aging white lion euthanized at Ohio zoo

CINCINNATI (AP) - An aging white lion given to the Cincinnati Zoo by performers Seigfried & Roy had to be euthanized because of age-related health issues. The zoo says Future - one of two male African white lions loaned permanently by Siegfried and Roy in 1998 - was ...

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DEC 16, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Brain-injury Program Working With NFL Players

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A brain-injury treatment program originally designed for military veterans injured on the battlefield has been updated to include professional athletes. Representatives with the Eisenhower Center announced Tuesday that it will be the primary facility used by the NFL Players Association for treating brain injuries and other neurological issues through the After the Impact program. The residential ...

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4 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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FDA approves AbbVie combo hepatitis C treatment

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Patients with chronic hepatitis C have a new option for treating the liver-damaging virus, with the approval of a combination treatment developed by AbbVie.

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4 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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AbbVie says newly approved hepatitis C treatment costs $83,319

(Reuters) - An AbbVie Inc spokeswoman on Friday said that the company's newly approved hepatitis C treatment will cost $83,319 for a 12-week course, coming in a bit below the price of competing treatments from Gilead Sciences Inc. U.S. health regulators earlier on Friday approved AbbVie's all-oral treatment for hepatitis C, providing the first competition for Gilead. (Reporting by Caroline ...

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DEC 19, 2014 - Boston Globe

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5 Facts You Might Not Know About Autism But Should

Learn the latest on how many children are affected by this disorder and what types of interventions are showing real promise.

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DEC 19, 2014 - Fox News

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Man with autism credits ballet with saving his life

A 20-year-old man diagnosed with the most severe form of autism at a young age now stars in a premier ballet company that he credits with saving his life.

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