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There was also a slight drop in doctor visits for flu-like illness: 7.5 percent of patient  visits during the week ending Feb. 10, down from 7.7 percent of patient visits the week before.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/flu-season-shows-first-signs-of-slowing/
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Bacterial infections are a major health threat for children with sickle cell anemia, but taking daily antibiotics can reduce that risk by 84 percent, according to the study.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/kids-with-sickle-cell-are-missing-out-on-meds/
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Noting that it takes only 5 to 10 minutes for a gunshot victim to bleed to death, the American College of Surgeons has long pushed a nationwide program to train teachers simple but effective means of halting blood loss.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/in-shootings-wake-stop-the-bleed-kits-urged-for-schools/
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Although furry companions won't replace medications or therapy for mental health concerns, they can provide significant benefits, according to British researchers.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/pets-good-medicine-for-those-battling-mental-ills/
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Doctors said the case shows "modest but functional lactation can be induced in transgender women," The Guardian newspaper in the U.K. reported.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/transgender-woman-able-to-breast-feed-infant/
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But the exact nature of what harmed more than 20 U.S. government personnel stationed in Havana, Cuba, last year remains mysterious, reports a team led by Dr. Douglas Smith of the University of Pennsylvania.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/researchers-probe-mystery-of-illnesses-in-u-s-cuba-embassy-personnel/
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Nearly $64 billion of that spending was for the development of 84 first-in-class drugs that use new biological mechanisms or targets.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/your-tax-dollars-fund-research-on-lots-of-new-meds/
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J.M. Smucker Co. said it has pulled specific shipments of Gravy Train, Kibbles 'N Bits, Ol’ Roy, and Skippy canned wet dog food.

Source: MedMD
http://securenewsmiles.com/uncategorized/pet-alert-euthanasia-drug-found-in-wet-dog-food/