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Daily Heart Combo Pill Shows Promise In Study

Posted: 03/30/2009 - A major study suggests an experimental mix of aspirin and four blood pressure and cholesterol medicines could cut a person's risk of heart disease and stroke roughly in half.

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New Curbs On Private Medicare Plans Expected

Posted: 03/30/2009 - The Obama administration is putting new curbs on private insurance plans that are popular with seniors in Medicare, but have been criticized for marketing abuses and high costs to the government.

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Experimental Ebola Vaccine Used On Human

Posted: 03/28/2009 - It's a nightmare scenario worthy of a sci-fi movie script: A scientist accidentally pricks her finger with a needle used to inject the deadly Ebola virus into lab mice.

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Investigators Say Food Tracing System Full of Gaps

Posted: 03/26/2009 - Federal investigators say the government's system for tracking foods through the supply chain is riddled with holes that could undermine efforts to find the source of a disease outbreak or bioterrorism attack.

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What's Going Around

Posted: 03/26/2009 - Here's what doctors at Wichita Clinic locations are seeing.

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Senator Seeks To Halt Sales Of 'E-Cigarettes'

Posted: 03/23/2009 - E-cigarettes are marketed as a healthier alternative to smoking and as a way to kick the habit. They are smokeless and battery-powered, releasing a nicotine vapor into the lungs.

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What's Going Around

Updated: 03/19/2009 - Here's a look at what area Doctors say is going around.

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What's Going Around

Posted: 03/19/2009 - Here's what doctors at Wichita Clinic locations are seeing.

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Studies Don't End Prostate Cancer Test Controversy

Updated: 03/22/2009 - Somewhat conflicting studies on whether prostate-cancer screening is a valuable life-saving tool have left men with the standard advice: check with your doctor before deciding what's right for you.

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Smoking Ban Tabled In Legislature

Posted: 03/18/2009 - A bill to impose a statewide smoking ban appears to be on the sidelines for the rest of the 2009 Kansas legislative session.

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