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States with the best child vaccine rates
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States with the best child vaccine rates

April 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
“It is a very, very sad fact when these kids end up in the hospital​ or dying from a vaccine-preventable disease. They’ve died of ignorance,” doctor...
VA Secretary David Shulkin on challenges facing the agency
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VA Secretary David Shulkin on challenges facing the agency

April 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
April 22, 2017, 8:01 AM| President Trump signed a law this week extending a pilot program on health care for veterans that allows some to receive treatment through private providers. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin joins...
Morning Rounds: heart medications and teenage sleep cycles
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Morning Rounds: heart medications and teenage sleep cycles

April 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
April 22, 2017, 7:36 AM| Dr. Tara Narula joins “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss life-saving heart medications and why so many patients fail to take them despite their effectiveness. Also, whether teens need to...
Mumps outbreak reported at university
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Mumps outbreak reported at university

April 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
There have been six reported cases of mumps at the University of Minnesota. University of Minnesota/Facebook MINNEAPOLIS — University of Minnesota health officials are warning students about a mumps outbreak on campus....
Royals William, Kate and Harry team up to raise awareness for mental health
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Royals William, Kate and Harry team up to raise awareness for mental health

April 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
April 21, 2017, 7:04 PM| Prince Harry, Prince William and Princess Kate took to the BBC Radio airwaves Friday, serving as guest DJs to promote their new mental health charity. As Mark Phillips reports, the royals are opening up...
Thousands of scientists plan March for Science on Earth Day
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Thousands of scientists plan March for Science on Earth Day

April 22nd, 2017 | by Contributor
WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of scientists plan to mark Earth Day on Saturday by marching in hundreds of cities across the country and around the world. They’ll be protesting cuts to research and programs aimed at...