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One of the many victims of 'drive-by' doctoring was charged $117000 - Twinkie...
22 Sep 2014 at 8:16am
One of the many victims of 'drive-by' doctoring was charged $117000
Unexpected medical expenses, of course, can often add a little fuel to that fire in terms of your annual deductible. For example, Peter Drier, 37, signed a pile of consent forms before a surgery for herniated disks in his neck. Mr. Drier is a bank technology ...
Surgery patient charged $117k by doctor he never metDaily Digest
Man Receives $117000 Bill From A Doctor He Doesn't KnowDesign & Trend
Experts: Give Flu Shot to Kids 6 Months and Older - WebMD
22 Sep 2014 at 8:16am
Experts: Give Flu Shot to Kids 6 Months and Older
MONDAY, Sept. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pediatricians are urging that all children aged 6 months and older be vaccinated for the upcoming flu season. The American Academy of Pediatrics updated their influenza vaccine recommendations to advise ...
Flu vaccine: Should your kids get the nasal spray?Mother Nature Network
It's Not Too Early To Get Flu VaccineHere And Now
Health Officials Urge Flu Vaccination for All, Including Healthy ...
Ebola 'Pretty Much Contained' in Senegal and Nigeria - TIME
22 Sep 2014 at 8:05am
Ebola 'Pretty Much Contained' in Senegal and Nigeria
Christopher Dye, Director of Strategy of the World Health Organization speaks to the media about Ebola Virus Disease in West Africa, during a press conference, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva on Sept. 22, 2-14. Salvatore Di ...
WHO emergency committee identifies more action, attention to contain Ebola ...Xinhua
Ebola concerns 'harming safari bookings'Telegraph.co.uk
Ebola Kills 2793, Outbreak 'Pretty Much...
Could Low Iron Intake During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk? - WebMD
22 Sep 2014 at 7:46am
Could Low Iron Intake During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?
MONDAY, Sept. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- It's something every pregnant woman wonders: What can I do to help ensure a healthy baby? New research suggests that taking iron supplements as prescribed may play a role in reducing the risk of having a ...
Low iron intake during pregnancy linked with autismFox News
Mothers with Autistic Children less likely to have taken Iron SupplementsCounsel & Heal
Iron Deficiency in Pregna...
'Mighty Mom' Breast Pumping Toolbelt Wins MIT Hackathon - Boston.com
21 Sep 2014 at 7:56pm
'Mighty Mom' Breast Pumping Toolbelt Wins MIT Hackathon
More than 150 breast pump users, engineers, designers, health care and lactation specialists, as well as educators, converged at the MIT Media Lab for two days of hacking, collaborating and deliberating about how to create a better breast pump. The judges ...
Morning Break: Breast Pump Tool Belt, E-Cigs and CancerMedPage Today
Team Batman: Building Better Breast PumpsAmerican Live Wire
"Mighty Mom" Wins MIT's "Make The Br...