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More Than 1 Million People Visited HealthCare.gov This Weekend

Posted: 11/17/2014 - The Obama administration says more than 1 million consumers visited HealthCare.gov this weekend as the second sign-up season under the president's health overhaul got underway without the widespread technical problems experienced last year.

UAB cures diabetes in lab mice, preparing for human trial

Posted: 11/07/2014 - A new study at the UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center may prove beneficial for thousands of Alabamians. Researchers have cured diabetes in lab mice using a commonly prescribed blood pressure medication, Verapamil. “We found that we could reverse the disease completely,” said Dr. Anath Shalev, director of the UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center.
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Coffee Co. Flu Clinic

Posted: 10/20/2014 - The Coffee County Health Department is having a free flu clinic this week.

1st Dallas Nurse with Ebola Arrives in Maryland

Updated: 10/17/2014 - The first nurse to be diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected Liberian man at a Dallas hospital has arrived in Maryland for treatment at a specialized isolation unit.
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Texas Dept.: 2nd Person Tests Positive for Ebola

Updated: 10/15/2014 - Officials say a second health care worker who's tested positive for Ebola was in isolation at a Dallas hospital within 90 minutes of the worker finding she had an elevated temperature.
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