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Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 1:09am
People living with HIV have continued to demonstrate their ability in implementing activities that relate to the issues relating to HIV and AIDS in Luwero district of Uganda.
September 19, 2013 | 0 comments
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 5:00am
When faced with cancer, here are some tips to decide if it is best to rely on local medical care or consider traveling to a big-name medical center given the hassle and expense.
September 18, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 7:27pm
Mental health providers in Illinois acknowledge that the state is in a dire budget situation. They say they have become more resourceful, finding ways to continue serving their patients and hope that the Affordable Care Act will help their situation.
September 17, 2013 | 0 comments
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 5:00am
A new book suggests ways to reform the rules governing sperm and egg donations. I've teased out the five I find most intriguing to start a conversation about the fertility industry and the families that have formed as a result.
September 16, 2013 | 1 comments
Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 11:31am
Since the discovery of penicillin in 1928 and its first use in the 1930s and 1940s, antibiotics have been life-saving wonder drugs. But in some senses, we have killed the goose that laid the golden egg.
September 15, 2013 | 0 comments
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 6:00am
Leaders in the Los Angeles County schools have voted in more P.E. teachers. Getting kids out of their chairs isn’t just about warding off chronic disease either. Research has shown that regular work-outs can improve brain function and development, as well as strengthen focus.
September 13, 2013 | 0 comments
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 5:00am
Poughkeepsie Journal reporter Sarah Bradshaw has been writing about the malpractice cases of Dr. Spyros Panos with great skill and clarity of mind for three years, and if regulators finally get a handle on what happened here, it will be to her credit.
September 13, 2013 | 1 comments
Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 7:00am
Extend your knowledge and capabilities while participating in workshops or fellowships available from coast to coast.
September 12, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 5:02pm
With 20 days to go before people can buy health insurance to comply with the Affordable Care Act mandate, insurance agents have qualms and one predicted chaos. A Covered California spokesman is confident in their readiness.
September 10, 2013 | 0 comments
Monday, September 9, 2013 - 5:00am
It’s almost unthinkable. A doctor cutting open patients, fiddling around just enough to make it seem like a surgery is happening, and then sewing them back up without addressing the problem. This isn’t a placebo surgery experiment.
September 09, 2013 | 0 comments
Friday, September 6, 2013 - 5:00am
Prompted by her experience as the mother of a son conceived with the help of a sperm donor, Wendy Kramer created an online, voluntary registry system for children of egg and sperm donors. What's she learned a decade later?
September 06, 2013 | 0 comments
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 6:00am
If you have a reporting project idea, make sure you check out these fellowships currently available at AHCJ, Alicia Patterson Foundation and more.
September 05, 2013 | 0 comments
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 5:00am
Enrollment drives are underway across the country, as community clinics, health care advocates and faith-based organizations make a push to find the uninsured and help them get ready to obtain it.
September 05, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 5:00am
Can I just say it? Ivan Oransky must have found a wrinkle in time. Here's a look at how he manages his editing, blogging and teaching duties.
September 03, 2013 | 0 comments
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 4:00am
Appropriate carbohydrate intake differs with each individual diabetic patient. I figured out what works for me, but that might not work for others.
September 03, 2013 | 0 comments



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