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    • 09 SEP 18
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    Crohn’s patients test experimental stem cell treatment

    It’s a painful, chronic, and for some, untreatable condition. More than 700,000 Americans suffer from Crohn’s disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation of the digestive tract that can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition.  Now, scientists in the UK have launched a new clinical study to test the

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    • 09 SEP 18
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    Crohn’s patients test experimental stem cell treatment

    It’s a painful, chronic, and for some, untreatable condition. More than 700,000 Americans suffer from Crohn’s disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation of the digestive tract that can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition.  Now, scientists in the UK have launched a new clinical study to test the

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    • 08 SEP 18
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    Crohn’s patients test experimental stem cell treatment

    It’s a painful, chronic, and for some, untreatable condition. More than 700,000 Americans suffer from Crohn’s disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation of the digestive tract that can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition.  Now, scientists in the UK have launched a new clinical study to test the

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    • 08 SEP 18
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    Crohn’s patients test experimental stem cell treatment

    It’s a painful, chronic, and for some, untreatable condition. More than 700,000 Americans suffer from Crohn’s disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation of the digestive tract that can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition.  Now, scientists in the UK have launched a new clinical study to test the

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    • 07 SEP 18
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    Crohn’s patients test experimental stem cell treatment

    It’s a painful, chronic, and for some, untreatable condition. More than 700,000 Americans suffer from Crohn’s disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation of the digestive tract that can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition.  Now, scientists in the UK have launched a new clinical study to test the

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    • 07 SEP 18
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    "Obamacare" insurance rates rising only modestly

    Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases next year, and some will get price cuts. That’s the conclusion from an analysis of the besieged but resilient program, which still sparks deep divisions heading into this year’s midterm elections. The Associated Press and the consulting firm Avalere Health crunched

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    • 07 SEP 18
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    Multiple passengers fall ill on separate international flights to Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA — Multiple passengers fell ill on separate international flights coming into Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday, CBS Philly reports. Officials said 12 passengers arriving at the airport on American Airlines flights from Paris and Munich experienced flu-like symptoms.  Multiple ambulances were dispatched to the airport. All 250 passengers and crew on the flights were

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    • 06 SEP 18
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    Hospitals launch drug company to combat shortages

    TRENTON, N.J. — Several major hospital groups Thursday launched their own generic drug company to tackle chronic shortages and high prices. The new company, Civica Rx, plans to start with 14 widely used hospital drugs long in short supply. The company isn’t disclosing the drugs’ names for competitive reasons, but they include a mix of

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    • 05 SEP 18
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    Emirates flight quarantined in New York over sick passengers

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    • 04 SEP 18
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    More illnesses tied to Honey Smacks salmonella outbreak

    Thirty more people have been sickened in a multi-state salmonella outbreak linked to Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In total, there have been 130 cases in 36 states since the outbreak was announced earlier this summer. Thirty-four people have been hospitalized as a result of illnesses after eating

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    • 04 SEP 18
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    Claire Wineland, who chronicled cystic fibrosis, dies at 21

    Claire Wineland, a 21-year-old YouTube star and inspirational speaker who chronicled her life with cystic fibrosis, has died. On Sunday evening she was taken off life support after suffering a massive stroke a week earlier following a double lung transplant. “She was not in any pain and the medical staff said it was the most

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    • 04 SEP 18
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    Genetic tests for cancer leave potential patients with tough decisions

    LOS ANGELES — Genetic testing is now helping patients stop cancer before it strikes, including stomach cancer, which will kill nearly 11,000 Americans this year. But the testing is also forcing some to make a difficult decision. This year in the United States, an estimated 28,000 people — 17,750 men and 10,250 women — will be diagnosed

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    • 03 SEP 18
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    Doctor under fire for saying female physicians "do not work as hard"

    A North Texas doctor entered a firestorm of backlash for his comments over the pay gap between male and female physicians. CBSDFW reports that Dr. Gary Tigges is quoted in the Dallas Medical Journal, saying there is a pay gap because female physicians “do not work as hard.” “This is because they choose to, or

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    • 02 SEP 18
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    Companies open doors to talent with autism

    We like to think that good work is always rewarded. But what if some people who could do good work can’t get their foot in the door in the first place? That’s where recent hiring initiatives that look beyond unfair stereotypes come in, as Lee Cowan reports in our Cover Story (Originally broadcast on February

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