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05/22/2018 - 06:51
Annual Report to the Nation: overall cancer mortality continues to decline, prostate cancer mortality has stabilized
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05/22/2018 - 04:54
FDA warns companies selling illegal, unapproved kratom products marketed for opioid cessation, pain treatment and other medical uses
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05/21/2018 - 11:41
OPM issues new Direct-Hire Authority to help combat opioid crisis
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05/21/2018 - 11:04
FDA approves new drug for patients with chronic liver disease who have low blood platelets and are undergoing a medical procedure
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05/21/2018 - 09:00
NIH-funded researchers identify target for chikungunya treatment
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05/21/2018 - 08:29
Women with pregnancy-related diabetes may be at risk for chronic kidney disease
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05/21/2018 - 07:23
Age-related racial disparity in suicide rates among U.S. youth
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05/18/2018 - 15:31
CMA doctors support administration proposal to tighten abortion-related safeguards in family planning funding
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05/18/2018 - 11:59
The Disaster Distress Helpline, 1-800-985-5990, provides immediate crisis counseling to people affected by the school-shooting incident in Santa Fe, Texas.
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05/18/2018 - 09:44
Experimental MERS treatments enter clinical trial
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05/18/2018 - 06:05
Method to identify undetected drug suicides wins top NIDA Addiction Science Award
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05/18/2018 - 06:03
NIH statement on HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
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05/17/2018 - 18:22
FDA approves novel preventive treatment for migraine
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05/17/2018 - 16:09
The Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990 provides immediate crisis counseling to people affected by the volcanic eruption of Mount Kilauea in Hawaii
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05/17/2018 - 13:50
The Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990 provides immediate crisis counseling to people affected by the flooding in Kauai
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05/17/2018 - 09:15
Microglia are key defenders against prion diseases
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05/17/2018 - 08:28
FDA requires additional e-cigarette makers to provide critical information so the agency can better examine youth use and product appeal, amid continued concerns around youth access to products
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05/17/2018 - 04:19
Male depression may lower pregnancy chances among infertile couples, NIH study suggests
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05/16/2018 - 16:12
FDA approves the first non-opioid treatment for management of opioid withdrawal symptoms in adults
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05/16/2018 - 14:00
Cerus Announces Additional BARDA Funding to Support Development of INTERCEPT Blood System for Red Blood Cells
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05/16/2018 - 12:40
NIH, Northwestern scientists develop potential new approach to stop cancer metastasis
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05/16/2018 - 04:57
International study suggests combination therapy may prevent stroke in certain people
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05/15/2018 - 13:41
Acting A.G. Underwood Joins 20 Attorneys General In Urging National Injunction To Protect Women's Access To Family Planning
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05/15/2018 - 13:21
FDA approves first epoetin alfa biosimilar for the treatment of anemia
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05/15/2018 - 11:41
United States Intervenes in False Claims Act Lawsuits Accusing Insys Therapeutics of Paying Kickbacks and Engaging in Other Unlawful Practices to Promote Subsys, A Powerful Opioid Painkiller
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05/15/2018 - 09:29
NIH funds three national cryo-EM service centers and training for new microscopists
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05/11/2018 - 14:28
FDA expands approval of Gilenya to treat multiple sclerosis in pediatric patients
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05/10/2018 - 20:38
U.S. Border Patrol Agents Arrest Teen for Smuggling Fentanyl
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05/10/2018 - 08:15
Study upends conventional view of opioid mechanism of action
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05/10/2018 - 07:54
FDA warns more companies to stop misleading kids with e-liquids that resemble kid-friendly foods as part of Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan
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05/09/2018 - 19:16
FDA seeks permanent injunctions against two stem cell clinics
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05/09/2018 - 10:29
More than one day of early-pregnancy bleeding linked to lower birthweight
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05/09/2018 - 10:14
Health Law Vitals - A Healthcare Newsletter from Haynes and Boone, May 2018
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05/09/2018 - 06:20
Some Mobile Phone Apps Help Diabetes Patients Improve Health But Hundreds Remain Unstudied, AHRQ Report Finds
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05/08/2018 - 22:19
Improving Life Outcomes for Children with History of Mental Health Challenges and Trauma
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05/08/2018 - 11:45
Healthcare Hazards Involving Medical Records During Bankruptcy
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05/08/2018 - 10:35
Pharmacists to Serve on Health and Human Services (HHS) Pain Management Task Force
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05/08/2018 - 10:15
CMS Announces Agencys First Rural Health Strategy
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05/08/2018 - 09:23
Despite mutations in Makona Ebola virus, disease consistent in mice, monkeys
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05/07/2018 - 13:56
Better together: Merged microscope offers unprecedented look at biological processes in living cells
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05/07/2018 - 11:58
SAMHSA is announcing the availability of up to $23.4 million for the Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Grant Program
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05/07/2018 - 10:47
FDA permits marketing of new endoscopic device for treating gastrointestinal bleeding
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05/07/2018 - 06:27
NIH clinical trial to track outcomes of kidney transplantation from HIV-positive donors to HIV-positive recipients
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05/04/2018 - 12:04
The Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990 provides immediate crisis counseling to people affected by volcanic eruptions in Hawaii.
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05/04/2018 - 09:35
NIAID-Sponsored Trial of a Universal Influenza Vaccine Begins
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05/04/2018 - 09:07
FDA approves new uses for two drugs administered together for the treatment of BRAF-positive anaplastic thyroid cancer
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05/03/2018 - 12:23
Essential malaria parasite genes revealed
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05/03/2018 - 09:10
NIH researchers develop hibernation in a dish to study how animals adapt to the cold
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05/03/2018 - 07:35
Bacteria therapy for eczema shows promise in NIH study
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05/03/2018 - 05:49
NIH scientists develop novel technique to study brain disease
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05/02/2018 - 19:27
Southern Texas Patient Recruiter Convicted in $3.6 Million Home Health Care Fraud Scheme
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05/02/2018 - 16:40
Advocates Sue FDA to Force Decision on Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Popular Foods
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05/02/2018 - 13:50
UMN faculty member appointed to new federal pain management task force
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05/02/2018 - 12:43
100+ Leaders in Health to Speak during 2018 Aspen Ideas Festival Spotlight Health
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05/02/2018 - 12:06
SAMHSA is announcing the availability of up to $37.5 million for the Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program
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05/02/2018 - 11:10
ONC and SAMHSA Release Fact Sheets on 42 CFR Part 2: Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder Records
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05/02/2018 - 09:00
Scientists uncover brain circuits behind putting up a fight or freezing in place
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05/01/2018 - 10:50
NIH statement on World Asthma Day 2018
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05/01/2018 - 09:36
Panel calls for improvements in research on natural experiments to combat the obesity epidemic
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05/01/2018 - 09:09
Scientists discover roadblocks that stop brain white matter healing
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