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Health Plan Raises Questions

Posted: 06/11/2009 - The nation's largest doctors group isn't sold on President Barack Obama's call for a public health plan and could be a hurdle to his reform efforts...

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Swine Flu Pandemic Declared

Updated: 08/25/2009 - The World Health Organization has told its member nations it is declaring a swine flu pandemic -- the first global flu epidemic in 41 years

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Larned Hospital To Close

Posted: 06/11/2009 - Larned will be losing about 90 jobs on Sept. 30 when St. Joseph Memorial Hospital and its long-term care unit close.

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What's Going Around

Posted: 06/11/2009 - Here's what doctors at Wichita Clinic locations are seeing.

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WHO Head Quizzes Governments on Raising H1N1 Flu Alert

Posted: 06/10/2009 - The head of the World Health Organization quizzed health officials from several nations in a conference call Wednesday, asking about a recent spike in H1N1 flu cases that may show the world is already in a global epidemic.

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Tests Show Many Supplements Have Quality Problems

Posted: 06/10/2009 - Lead in ginkgo pills. Arsenic in herbals. Bugs in a baby's colic and teething syrup. Toxic metals and parasites are part of nature, and all of these have been found in "natural" products and dietary supplements in recent years.

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Daytime Nap Has Benefits Beyond Rest for Kids

Posted: 06/09/2009 - Children's nap time is not only beneficial to caregivers who may need a break. For children aged 4 to 5 years, taking a nap during the day may help reduce hyperactivity, anxiety and depression, new study findings show.

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Sources: House Democrats Consider Taxing Benefits

Posted: 06/09/2009 - Despite a less-than-rousing reaction from the Obama administration, House Democrats are considering a new tax on employer-provided health benefits to help pay for expanding coverage to the uninsured.

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FDA Weighs Approval Of Psychiatric Drugs For Kids

Posted: 06/05/2009 - Three blockbuster psychiatric drugs currently approved for adults also appear to work in adolescents, though federal health officials have concerns about their side effects.

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Tourette's Most Common in White Kids, Boys

Posted: 06/04/2009 - Tourette syndrome occurs in 3 out of every 1,000 school-aged children, and is more than twice as common in white kids as in blacks or Hispanics, according to the largest U.S. study to estimate how many have the disorder.

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Scientists Uncover Culprit in Huntington's Disease

Posted: 06/04/2009 - Scientists have solved a mystery surrounding a horrific illness: Why people with Huntington's disease harbor a faulty protein throughout their bodies but it destroys only certain brain cells.

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