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Insider Book Details Komen-Planned Parenthood Rift

Updated: 10/02/2012 - Former Susan G. Komen for the Cure vice president Karen Handel has written a blistering insider's account of the cancer charity's decision to halt grants to Planned Parenthood and its swift retreat in the face of an intense backlash.

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Study Finds No Health Benefits From Organic Food

Posted: 09/04/2012 - Stanford University doctors dug through reams of research to find out – and concluded there's little evidence that going organic is much healthier, citing only a few differences involving pesticides and antibiotics.

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1,000s Flood Yosemite Hotline To Ask About Virus

Posted: 08/31/2012 - At least six rangers are staffing phones at Yosemite National Park as visitors frightened about a growing outbreak of a deadly mouse-borne virus call seeking answers.

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Healthy Sleep Habits Key To GPA

Posted: 08/31/2012 - College health officials are beginning to look at helping returning students get the one thing they probably miss the most at school -- sleep.

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What's Going Around

Posted: 08/30/2012 - Common conditions seen at Via Christi Clinic locations

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CDC: West Nile Cases Rise 40 Percent In 1 Week

Posted: 08/29/2012 - Federal health officials say that West Nile virus cases are up 40 percent since last week and are on pace to rival the record years of 2002 and 2003.

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Yosemite Officials Say 1,700 Visitors Risk Disease

Posted: 08/28/2012 - Yosemite officials told 1,700 past visitors on Tuesday they may have been exposed to a rodent-borne disease already blamed for the deaths of two people who stayed at the park.

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Court: Gov't Can Fund Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Posted: 08/24/2012 - A federal appeals court says the Obama administration's funding of embryonic stem cell research in hopes of curing deadly diseases can continue, despite complaints the work relies on destroyed human embryos.

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Lilly Alzheimer's Drug Trial Yields Promising Sign

Posted: 08/24/2012 - Eli Lilly's potential Alzheimer's disease treatment failed to slow mental decline in two late-stage studies, but combined data from both trials showed promising results in patients with mild-to-moderate cases of the mind-robbing disease.

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