By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JACK GILLUM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading ...Read More »
Did The Atomic Bomb Explosion Cause Cancer?
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CVS Partners Up With Doctors and Hospitals
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FDA Tells Doctors To Watch Out For Fake Dugs
By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators are trying to help doctors spot counterfeit and unapproved drugs by raising awareness ...Read More »
Doctors Who Prescribe Hydrocodone Need To Know This
The American Medical Association (AMA) released a new fact sheet to assist physicians in complying with new federal regulations on prescribing hydrocodone and help avoid disruptions in ...Read More »
Too Many People Die In Hospital Instead Of Home. Here’s Why.
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Parents Consult Online Reviews To Choose Doctor For Their Child
By BRAD BROKER Patients, when they begin to feel sick, have become comfortable consulting with Dr. Internet for a cure or seeking a referral for ...Read More »
Texas Gov. Perry Endorses Abortion Clinic Law With Joan Rivers Comparison
By PAUL J. WEBER AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Sunday invoked comedian Joan Rivers’ death at a surgical clinic while defending ...Read More »
Study Shows Lupus Patients Suffer in Silence (Infographic)
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