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Medical Research

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  • Fifty new Ebola cases, 25 deaths in West Africa - WHO

    GENEVA (Reuters) - Fifty new cases of Ebola and 25 deaths have been reported in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea since July 3, as the deadly virus spreads in families, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday. In a statement, the United...
  • Oops: Forgotten smallpox discovered in old storage room near D.C.

    National Institutes of Health workers preparing to move a lab in Bethesda, Md., found an unwelcome surprise in a storage room this month: six vials of smallpox. There is no evidence that any of the vials was breached, and no lab workers or members of...
  • Hopkins, union agree to tentative deal on wage increases

    Hopkins, union agree to tentative deal on wage increases
    After months of negotiations, one strike and the threat of another, and intervention from the governor, Johns Hopkins Hospital and 2,000 service workers reached a tentative labor agreement early Tuesday that some said could become an "important benchmark"...
  • Amanda Hein defense cost taxpayers $91,000

    Amanda Hein defense cost taxpayers $91,000
    Northampton County taxpayers spent nearly $91,000 to defend Amanda C. Hein, an Allentown woman who murdered her newborn after secretly giving birth in the bathroom of a pub. The hefty legal bills — from five doctors and two investigators —...
  • A spiritual journey: Whitehall man, 79, completes 500-mile pilgrimage

    It was a trip filled with symbols: a scallop shell representing the ancient routes through Spain, a bright yellow arrow tacked to trees offering pilgrims direction. For Steve Mavin of Whitehall Township, the trip itself was a symbol. Mavin, who just...
  • Undersea mission in Florida Keys concludes with significant accomplishments

    MIAMI Outside the view port of the underwater habitat Aquarius, during the Fabien Cousteau-led Mission 31, a Goliath Grouper nicknamed Sylvia attacked a barracuda while a reef shark and aquanauts watched in delight. "Oh, did you see that?" one of the...
  • After Supreme Court ruling, fewer state workers to organize

    WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court's recent ruling in a case brought by home health care aides in Illinois casts doubt on labor agreements between such workers and state governments in nine other states. It also closes off or at least complicates one of...
  • Making Health Care System More Efficient Subject Of Forum

    HARTFORD -- A forum on health care Monday had a "best of times, worst of times" feel. Some members of the panel convened by U.S. Rep. John Larson spoke of the tremendous explosion of knowledge and innovation that is dramatically remaking the health...
  • Report releases more details in case of naked, biting attacker shot by deputy

    Report releases more details in case of naked, biting attacker shot by deputy
    Anesson Joseph was naked, wide-eyed and covered in blood when three deputies encountered him outside a gated neighborhood near Delray Beach five months ago. He wound up dead when one deputy fired a Taser and another deputy fired a gun. A recently...
  • Two in five U.S. homes have only cellphones: survey

    The number of U.S. homes with only cellphones is growing, with 41 percent of them without landlines in the second half of 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday. The increase in cellphone-only households is slowing, the CDC...
  • Why most seniors can't afford to pay more for Medicare

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Should seniors pay more for Medicare? Republicans think so; they have repeatedly called for replacing the current program with vouchers that would shift cost and risk to seniors. There's no doubt this is where Republicans will take us...