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- Hospital shooting suspect had history of violence
A psychiatric patient who killed his caseworker — and grazed his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back — has a lengthy history of gun arrests, violence and mental health problems, authorities said.
Miami Herald. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 02:09 EDT.
- Ex-Obama Aide’s Statements in 2012 Clash With Health Act Stance
The adviser, Jonathan Gruber, a professor of economics at M.I.T., made a statement in 2012 that undercut arguments the Obama administration is now making about the Affordable Care Act.
By Robert Pear and Peter Baker. International Herald Tribune. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:16:57 GMT.
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- Well: The Workout: Practicing His Own Medicine
Dr. Metzl’s favorite medicine is exercise. It is one he takes often and prescribes to all of his patients.
By Anahad O'connor. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:20:12 GMT.
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- Politicizing Gilead's Research And Development Costs For Sovaldi Is A Reckless And Dangerous Misadventure
Gilead has become the whipping boy du jour for the forthcoming Obamacare-driven cost explosion in health spending. ...
By John R. Graham. Forbes. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:52:00 GMT.
- BHP Performs Labial Reduction for Health and Pleasure
LOS ANGELES, July 25, 2014 -- Female cosmetic genital surgeries are becoming increasingly popular throughout the United States. ...
PR Newswire. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:10:00 EDT.
- U.S. business spending data gives mixed signals on growth
A mixed reading on the health of U.S. business investment on Friday suggested the economy may not have rebounded as strongly in the second quarter as previously believed, but it offered hope for the rest of 2014. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:19:59 GMT.
- IRS form release shows employer mandate moving forward despite objections
The IRS late Thursday released drafts of the forms that employers will have to file to show compliance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act requirement that they provide health insurance to workers.
Modern Healthcare. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:30:00 EST.
- Gaza Overwhelmed Hospitals
The World Health Organization is calling for a humanitarian corridor in Gaza to transport the wounded for urgent treatment to medical facilities outside the conflict zone.
Voice of America. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:25:00 -0400.
- Sexism 'puts women off sports'
A report by MPs suggests a lack of female participation in sport has long-term health and social consequences.
BBC News. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:42:43 GMT.
- Africa: Further Issues to Consider in Deciding Whether to Introduce GE Crops and Food
[Fahamu]In addition to questions of human health, environmental impact and corporate control over the food value chain, there are a number of other issues which must be addressed as part of the debate around genetically engineered crops and food.
All Africa. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:36 GMT.
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