ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending April 11, 2014: 

Simple Blood Test To Spot Early Lung Cancer Getting Closer Read article here

Pfizer, Lilly Breast Cancer Drugs Slow Tumors in Studies Read article here 

Sidestepping the Biopsy With New Tools To Spot Cancer Read article here

Minnesota Patient Has Lassa Fever, Search On For Others Exposed Read article here

Measles At A Rock Concert Goes Viral In A Bad Way Read article here

FDA designates Novartis’ Bexsero vaccine for Meningitis B as breakthrough therapy Read article here


Anti-vaccine movement is giving diseases a 2nd life Read article here

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Over a lifetime, childhood obesity costs $19,000 per child Read article here

Spinal cord work is unexpected shocker: ‘This is a breakthrough’ Read article here

Body Parts Grown In Lab Range From Noses To Ears To Blood Vessels Read article here

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Baby Aspirin May Prevent Deadly Pregnancy Problem: Task Force Read article here

Beans, Lentils, Peas: Your Recipe for Lower Cholesterol? Read article here

Disease Detectives Are Solving Fewer Foodborne Illness Cases Read article here

Caffeine Against Alzheimer’s Disease Read article here

Will My Prostate Cancer Return? New Genetic Test Detects Men Likely To Have Recurring Cancer Read article here

LOOK: This Is Why You Should Always Cover Your Mouth When You Sneeze Read article here

Researchers raise questions about flu drugs Read article here

Common Painkillers Tied to Irregular Heartbeat Read article here


WHO Calls For High-Priced Drugs For Millions With Hepatitis C Read article here

Google Glass For Parkinson’s: 10 Findings Read article here

Creating body parts in a lab: ‘Things are happening now’ Read article here

Kathleen Sebelius to Resign Health Post Read article here