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Obama's Ebola response: Is it enough and in time?

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President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could threaten security around the world, and he ordered 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the region in emergency aid muscle for a crisis... More>>

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Probe: HealthCare.gov website must boost security

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HealthCare.gov, the health insurance website serving more than 5 million Americans, has significant security flaws that put users' personal information at risk, nonpartisan congressional investigators have concluded.
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Surveys show importance of ridding your home of unused or expired prescription drugs Video included

There are more reasons than ever to drop off unused or expired prescription drugs as more kids and teens use the pills to experiment. The abuse often becomes a stepping stone to heroin after access to the prescriptions run out. More>>

Sunny skies tied to suicide rates

Sunny days may be linked to suicide rates, but in a complicated way, new research suggests. More>>

Gov't to probe testosterone therapy claims, safety

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is focusing on the "Low T" fad, questioning whether the boom in testosterone replacement therapy is helping or harming the health of aging American males. More>>

Fewer U.S. teens using illegal drugs and alcohol, report finds

Illegal drug use among teens in the United States is on the decline, according to a new federal report. More>>

Not everyone with Alzheimer's-linked protein develops dementia

The human brain may have a way to compensate for the build-up of a destructive protein associated with Alzheimer's disease.
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Kidney Disease walk to raise awareness at Canfield Fairgrounds

The Eastern Regional Kidney Foundation will host their 4th annual walk on Sunday, September 21st. More>>

Hundreds in the Valley suffer from chronic kidney disease Video included

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Chronic kidney disease currently affects 26 million Americans including 1,000 patients in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. More>>

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  • Doctor pleads guilty to cancer treatment fraud

    Doctor pleads guilty to cancer treatment fraud

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:52 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:52:04 GMT
    A Detroit-area cancer doctor accused of putting people through unnecessary treatments and then billing insurers for millions of dollars pleaded guilty to fraud Tuesday, admitting that he knew his patients often...More >>
    A Detroit-area cancer doctor accused of putting people through unnecessary treatments and then billing insurers for millions of dollars pleaded guilty to fraud Tuesday, admitting that he knew his patients often didn't...More >>
  • Obama's Ebola response: Is it enough and in time?

    Obama's Ebola response: Is it enough and in time?

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:44:23 GMT
    The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to...More >>
    President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could threaten security around the world, and he ordered 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the region in emergency aid muscle for a crisis...More >>
  • Probe: HealthCare.gov website must boost security

    Probe: HealthCare.gov website must boost security

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-09-16 22:13:11 GMT
    Nonpartisan congressional investigators say the HealthCare.gov website has significant security weaknesses that could put Americans' personal information at risk.More >>
    HealthCare.gov, the health insurance website serving more than 5 million Americans, has significant security flaws that put users' personal information at risk, nonpartisan congressional investigators have concluded.More >>
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