ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending July 4, 2014: 

​Your Doctor Knows You’re Killing Yourself. The Data Brokers Told Her Read article here


Inhalable insulin for diabetes wins FDA approval Read article here

It may take guts to cure diabetes: Human GI cells retrained to produce insulin Reada rticle here

It may take guts to cure diabetes

Cost of not caring: Stigma set in stone Read article here

Politicians’ Prescriptions for Marijuana Defy Doctors and Data Read article here

Heart Of The Matter: Treating The Disease Instead Of The Person Read article here

Supply won’t meet growing demand for primary care Read article here

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The first thing to do for a heat stroke victim Read article here

Medical Boards Draft Plan to Ease Path to Out-of-State and Online Treatment Read article here

So Long, Stirrups? Doctors Group Nixes Routine Pelvic Exams Read article here

Childhood vaccines are safe. Seriously. Read article here

CDC tests suggest anthrax exposures ‘highly unlikely’ Read article here

Picking Up Healthy Habits After Age 30 Could Help Reverse Heart Disease Risk Read article here

Sleep THIS Long To Keep Your Brain From Aging Faster Read article here

Half of all American adults have a chronic disease – CDC Read article here

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Painkiller prescription rates vary widely among states Read article here


Ebola virus: Can nations stop deadliest ever outbreak from spreading? Read article here

Easy Method For Making Stem Cells Was Too Good To Be True Read article here

The heart beats in a mouse embryo grown with stem cells made from blood. Now the research that claimed a simple acid solution could be used to create those cells has been retracted.

Violence Has Replaced Infectious Disease As The Leading Killer Of People Under 30 Read article here


‘So Personal’: Waiting List Begins for Face, Limb Transplants Read article here

The Price of Prevention: Vaccine Costs Are Soaring Read article here

Pediatric cancer survivors face lifetime of health challenges Read article here

How Dark Chocolate, Not Milk Chocolate, May Help Blood Flow Read article here

The 10 Most In-Demand Career Specialties In Health Care Read article here