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- Goldman tentatively agrees to pay $270 million to settle lawsuit: source
Pension funds led by NECA-IBEW Health & Welfare Fund of Illinois accused the bank of misleading investors about the risks associated with mortgage securities offerings. ...
Yahoo. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 10:45:05 GMT.
- Dr. James Jude, Who Helped Develop Use of CPR, Dies at 87
Dr. Jude was a resident at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine when he recognized that external manual pressure could revive a stalled heart, a discovery that led to the widespread use of CPR.
William Grimes. International Herald Tribune. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:55:53 GMT.
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- Workspace: Dr. Stephen Klasko: Where Einstein, Jobs and Yoda Join Strategy Sessions
The president and chief executive of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, brings a passion for science fiction to his brainstorming.
Interview By Patricia R. Olsen. International Herald Tribune. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:40:17 GMT.
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- The U.S. Has Unique Ability To Cut Health Care Costs
Despite it's generally dismal healthcare cost management history, the U.S. is uniquely positioned to make big progress on healthcare costs and health. ...
By Todd Hixon. Forbes. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:17:00 GMT.
- Citing hacking risk, FDA says Hospira pump shouldn't be used
The federal government says healthcare facilities should stop using Hospira's Symbiq medication infusion pump because of its vulnerability to hacking.
Modern Healthcare. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 10:45:00 EST.
- Rio Olympics: Sailing governing body to test waters in Brazil
The governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent testing for viruses in Rio's Olympic waters after an Associated Press investigation showed a serious health risk to athletes competing in venues rife with raw sewage.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:45:18 EDT.
- WHO Moves Ahead on Health Emergency Response Reforms
The World Health Organization said work is moving ahead on a plan to reform the organization’s ability to respond speedily and effectively to international health emergencies. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 08:37:43 -0400.
- Calais 'sticking plaster', doctors' fury and Lady Bra-Bra
Among Saturday's headlines are the latest from Calais, medics' anger at Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt and a possible peerage for a lingerie magnate.
BBC News. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 05:52:03 GMT.
- Myanmar plans to conduct leprosy awareness campaign
Myanmar Ministry of Health is planning to conduct a leprosy awareness campaign in high disease burden areas in the country with the support of WHO this year, official media reported Saturday.
- VIDEO: Trials could lead to first Ebola vaccine
Initial results from an Ebola vaccine trial in Guinea are "exciting" and "promising", according to the World Health Organization.
BBC News. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:38:44 GMT.
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