Health

  • Pele doing 'fine' after move to special care unit

    SAO PAULO (AP) -- Brazilian great Pele, who is being treated for a urinary tract infection, is in good condition and is expected to leave the hospital in the next few days, his spokesman said Thursday.

    The Associated Press
  • Amsterdam warns of dangerous drugs after 3 deaths

    AMSTERDAM (AP) — Health authorities in Amsterdam are warning of dangerous drugs being sold to tourists after three British men died in the past month after snorting heroin they may have believed was cocaine.

    Associated Press
  • FDA regs highlight harms of indoor tanning

    By Roxanne Nelson (Reuters) - Early in 2014, the United States Food and Drug Administration moved tanning lamps into a new category of “moderately harmful” medical devices, and with good reason, researchers say. In a review of the evidence that indoor tanning does damage, and has no health…

    Reuters
  • Aetna (AET) Acquires bswift, Focuses on Private Exchanges

    Aetna (AET) acqusition of bswift reflects the company's strategy to expand its business in the private health insurance exchange.

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  • Why Your Relationship With Your Manager Matters

    Here’s something they’ll probably never teach you in business school: The single biggest decision you make in your job – bigger than all of the rest – is who you name manager. When you name the wrong person manager, nothing fixes that bad decision. Not compensation, not benefits – nothing. – Gallup…

    Business 2 Community
  • A.J. Foyt still hospitalized but recovering after triple bypass

    A.J. Foyt with post-operative complication, but resolved.

    NBC Sports
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg 'Resting Comfortably' After Heart Surgery

    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is "resting comfortably" after having heart surgery Wednesday morning, according to a release from the high court.Ginsburg, 81, underwent a procedure to place a stent in her right coronary artery at the MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute in Washington, D.C.…

    Huffington Post
  • Innovus Pharmaceuticals to Present at LD Micro Conference in Los Angeles on December 2, 2014

    San Diego, CA / ACCESSWIRE / November 26, 2014 / Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Innovus Pharma"), (OTCQB: INNV), an emerging commercial stage pharmaceutical company that delivers safe, innovative ...

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  • Pele transferred to 'special care unit' with urinary tract infection

    The soccer great is being treated, but the hospital clarified that he is not in an intensive care unit. Pele has been transferred to a "special care" unit, according to the Brazilian hospital that he is currently at. The 74-year-old was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday with a urinary tract…

    SB Nation
  • 'Silver surfers' more health savvy

    Older people who regularly use the internet and take part in cultural activities may be better equipped to keep on top of their health, research suggests.

    BBC News
  • Hospital adds ambulances to hasten moving patients

    A New Hampshire hospital is expanding its efforts to handle patient transfers more quickly and efficiently by dedicating two specially equipped ambulances to its transfer center. Catholic Medical Center ...

    Associated Press
  • Chiefs S Eric Berry has tests on mass in chest, waiting on results

    Chiefs safety Eric Berry is resting with friends and family in Atlanta on Thanksgiving and is awaiting word on results from a battery of tests he underwent this week after a mass was found in his chest.

    CBS Sports
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    Did Democrats know ObamaCare was flawed?

    Rep. Ron DeSantis, (R-FL), weighs in on Senator Chuck Schumer’s comments about ObamaCare.

    Fox Business Videos
  • 49ers injury report: Martin to make seventh start for RT Davis

    SANTA CLARA - Jonathan Martin will make his seventh start at right tackle this season, as the 49ers ruled out Anthony Davis from playing Thursdays game against the Seattle Seahawks with a concussion.

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  • 10 things you need to know today: November 27, 2014

    1. Justice Ginsburg undergoes heart procedure Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent heart surgery early Wednesday, the Supreme Court announced. Doctors put a stent in her right coronary artery, a procedure called a coronary catheterization, after she experienced discomfort while exercising the…

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  • Ebola vaccine from Glaxo passes early safety test

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - An experimental Ebola vaccine made by GlaxoSmithKline caused no serious side effects and produced an immune response in all 20 healthy volunteers who received it in an early-stage clinical trial, scientists reported on Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine. The…

    Reuters
  • Intra-Cellular Commences Phase III Schizophrenia Study

    Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc. (ITCI) has enrolled the first patient in a phase III study on its lead candidate, ITI-007, for schizophrenia.

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