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Insurer backs effort to address opioid misuse, overdoses - SFGate
14 Aug 2018 at 10:54pm
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Insurer backs effort to address opioid misuse, overdoses
PHOENIX (AP) ? Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is putting $10 million toward addressing opioid misuse and reducing overdose-related deaths. Officials from the insurance company announced the Mobilize AZ program on Tuesday alongside Gov.
Why is Gov. Doug Ducey afraid of unarmed kids from March for Our Lives Arizona?AZCentral.com
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New 'zombie' gene found in elephants could help humans fight cancer - ABC News
14 Aug 2018 at 4:19pm
New 'zombie' gene found in elephants could help humans fight cancer
They may not be the fastest or the smartest or even the scariest, but when it comes to beating cancer, elephants are the superheroes of the living world. It's a phenomenon that has baffled scientists since the 1970s. After all, at their size, they ...
Cancer Is One Worry Elephants Can Feel Free to ForgetSmithsonian
A 'zombie' gene may protect elephants from cancer. What that means for us.WFSB
Elephants rarely get ...
Second West Nile Virus case confirmed in Montgomery County - Chron.com
14 Aug 2018 at 2:01pm
Second West Nile Virus case confirmed in Montgomery County
Officials with Montgomery County Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack's office have confirmed Tuesday a second person has contracted the West Nile Virus in Montgomery County. Andy Dubois, a spokesman for Noack's office, said in a press release that ...
New Case Of West Nile Virus Confirmed In Montgomery CountyPatch.com
West Nile-positive mosquitos put Warren County at riskNew Jersey Herald
New Jersey reports 1st human Wes...
'Kidnapped' by the Mayo Clinic; Death by Colonoscopy; Health Officials' Secre...
14 Aug 2018 at 7:31am
'Kidnapped' by the Mayo Clinic; Death by Colonoscopy; Health Officials' Secret Finances
Happy Tuesday and welcome to another edition of Investigative Roundup, gathering some of the best investigative reporting on healthcare each week. "Kidnapped" by the Mayo Clinic. Two years ago, 18-year-old Alyssa Gilderhus suffered a brain aneurysm ...
Cleveland Clinic Florida Ranks #1 In Miami-Fort Lauderdale Metro Area By US News & World ReportPR Newswire (press release)
Historic face transplant gives suicide survivor a 'second chance' - CNN
14 Aug 2018 at 4:01am
Historic face transplant gives suicide survivor a 'second chance'
(CNN) As Katie Stubblefield brushed her fingers across her face, she could feel the wound. Her vision is greatly impaired due to her injury, but touching her face allowed her to feel what her doctors were working around the clock to treat. She could ...
Face transplant gives woman 'second chance' 3 years after suicide attemptFox News
Suicide survivor becomes youngest face transplant recipient in USCBS News
Youngest face trans...