ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending Mar. 14, 2014: 

U.S. cancer doctors urge payment fix as cases set to rise Read article here

Blood test predicts Alzheimer’s disease Read article here

Traffic pollution exposure may alter heart structure Read article here

Hearing Loss Tied to Depression in Study Read article here 

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How does restless legs syndrome affect health? Read article here

Pharmaceutical Scouts Seek New Star Drugs for Cancer, Diabetes Read article here

This Life-Saving Drugs Has Stopped Thousands of Overdoses Read article here

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Citing Urgent Need, U.S. Calls on Hospitals to Hone Disaster Plans Read article here

Some batches of generic Lipitor recalled by Indian drugmaker in latest quality blow Read article here

Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Raises Risk Of Developing Other Cancers, Study Finds Read article here

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Antibiotics May Be Linked to Serious Infections in Children Read article here

Antibiotics May Be Linked to Serious Infections in Children

Making Healthcare Safer – Antibiotic Rx in Hospitals: Proceed with Caution Read article here

FDA approves “tingling” headband to relieve migraines Read article here

Thousands Of LI Hospital Patients Warned About Possible Blood Contamination Read article here

Mix Of Gut Microbes May Play Role In Crohn’s Disease Read article here

Number of Young Adults on ADHD Drugs Soars Read article here

Consuming animal protein could prevent functional decline in older men Read article here

Whole Genome Scans Aren’t Quite Ready For Your Doctor’s Office Read article here

Drug company changes course, gives drug to sick boy Read article here

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Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk Read article here

Pregnancy-Related Diabetes Tied to Future Heart Risk

F.D.A. Panel Recommends Replacement for the Pap Test Read article here

HIV protection gel for women ‘comes a step closer’ Read article here

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Even Slightly Elevated Blood Pressure Ups Your Stroke Risk 44% Read article here

Statins Might Not Cause Aching Muscles, But Diabetes Risk Is Real Read article here

Controversial Opioid Offers ‘Unique’ Option To Treat Pain, FDA Commissioner Says Read article here

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HIV transmission between women rare, but possible: CDC Read article here