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NCI: No Prostate Benefit From Vitamin E, Selenium

Posted: 10/27/2008 - The government is stopping a major study of whether vitamin E and selenium prevent prostate cancer — because the supplements aren't working and there's a hint of risk.

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Sextuplets Born To New York Couple

Posted: 10/27/2008 - A Queens couple spent seven years raising their only child, a son — until New York's second-ever sextuplets arrived.

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Hospitals Ease ER Crowding With Ward Beds In Halls

Posted: 10/27/2008 - It may not sound like ideal health care, but here's a solution to crowded emergency rooms: Move patients to medical wards, even if their beds have to be in a hallway.

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What's Going Around

Updated: 10/23/2008 - Here's what doctors at Wichita Clinic locations are seeing.

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Abortion Rights Committee Faces Ethics Hearing

Posted: 10/22/2008 - An abortion rights political action committee faces questions from the state ethics commission about whether it improperly failed to report donors' names.

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Leading Indicators Rise in September

Updated: 10/20/2008 - A private industry group says the economy's health improved for the first time in five months in September as interest rate spreads, supplier deliveries and new orders strengthened.

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HLTH, WebMD End $2.31 Billion Merger Deal

Posted: 10/20/2008 - HLTH and its subsidiary WebMD Health say they have canceled a $2.31 billion cash-and-stock based merger because of recent turmoil in the financial markets.

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FDA Will Open Inspection Office In China This Year

Posted: 10/16/2008 - Food and Drug Administration officials say the agency will establish its first office in China before the end of the year. It's part of a broader plan to assure the safety of imports from the developing world.

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EPA Tightens Health Standard For Airborne Lead

Posted: 10/16/2008 - The Environmental Protection Agency is setting a new health standard for lead. It will slash the amount of the toxic metal allowed in the nation's air by 90%.

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What's Going Around

Posted: 10/16/2008 - Here's what doctors at Wichita Clinic locations are seeing.

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Vaccine Recommendation Expanded To Include All Children

Posted: 10/15/2008 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is encouraging Kansans to get immunized against the flu. This flu season, for the first time, KDHE and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are recommending that all children and teens ages 6 months through 18 years be vaccinated.

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Hasbro Recalls Thousands of Toy Guns

Posted: 10/10/2008 - More than 330,000 units of Hasbro's Nerf N-Strike Recon Blasters are being recalled after dozens of child injuries.

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