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Q & A Lakshmanan Krishnamurti, M.D., about Sickle Cell

Posted: 10/29/2009 - Lakshmanan Krishnamurti, M.D., a pediatric hematologist at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, talks about a less toxic form of bone marrow transplantation for sickle cell disease.

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Q & A with Dr. Bryan Wall, M.D on shoulders

Posted: 10/26/2009 - Bryan Wall, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon at the Core Institute in Phoenix, Ariz., explains how a new surgery that reverses the anatomy of the shoulder is easing pain for patients with rotator cuff tears with arthritis.

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Q & A with Susan Whitney, Ph.D about Vertigo

Updated: 10/26/2009 - Susan Whitney, Ph.D., a physical therapist at UPMC Department of Otolarynogology in Pittsburgh, Penn., talks about using a virtual grocery store to treat chronic dizziness.

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Report: FDA Fails to Follow-up on Unproven Drugs

Posted: 10/26/2009 - Congressional investigators say the Food and Drug Administration has allowed drugs for cancer and other diseases to stay on the market even when follow-up studies showed they didn't extend patients' lives.

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Study Says 1 in 5 Kids Get Little Vitamin D

Posted: 10/26/2009 - A recent analysis suggests at least one in five U.S. children aged 1 to 11 don't get enough vitamin D and the main author says the number is between 80 and 90 percent for minority kids.

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Red wine with meat not fish? It's science!

Posted: 10/23/2009 - It's not just culinary etiquette to pair red wine with red meat not fish with a Japanese research team finding there is a scientific explanation.

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Q & A with Mario Castro about Asthma

Posted: 10/15/2009 - Mario Castro, M.D., a pulmonologist at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo., talks about a surgical procedure that's offering relief to asthma patients who don't respond well to medication.

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Lawmakers Begin Effort to Combine Health Care Bills

Posted: 10/14/2009 - As Senate leaders start the task of combining two health care measures that have come out of committees -- and producing one that can get the necessary votes -- a second Republican is signaling that she may be able to support it.

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Meth Motel Dangers

Updated: 10/13/2009 - Have you ever been exposed to methamphetamine? If you do not use the drug, you probably think you're in the clear. But you might be wrong.

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Anti-depressants and Pregnancy Dangers

Posted: 10/08/2009 - Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors - s-s-r-i's are the most common prescribed drugs for women suffering from depression, but they can be dangerous to pregnant women.

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