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Apex High School student diagnosed with whooping cough

Apex High School student diagnosed with whooping cough

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A student at Apex High School has been diagnosed with whooping cough, and school administrators and county officials said Monday they are working to identify other students who...
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Hopkins taps Duke executive to head medical system

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Kevin W. Sowers, a career executive with the Duke University Health System, has been tapped as the new president of the Johns Hopkins Health System and executive vice president...
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Thousands Select Free Health Plans in Marketplace Quirk

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Most marketplace enrollees had multiple insurance companies to choose among this year, and most will again in 2018.
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Hospitals in talk to form U.S. industry leader

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Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger that would create the largest U.S. hospital chain, according to the Wall Street Journal. Fred...
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Mixed reaction to AHN's plan for new 'neighborhood' hospital in Westmoreland County

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Westmoreland County will be the location of Highmark Health's first mini-hospital, although not all of the new neighbors are thrilled about it.
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Hospital consolidation is no cure-all

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Choppy health care waters don't automatically get more navigable in a bigger boat.
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Minnesota residents concerned about Mayo Clinic closures

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Some Minnesota residents are concerned about where they will turn for health care as Mayo Clinic closes or trims service at its smaller clinics. The health system's clinic in...
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Austria to Drop Impending Smoking Ban, Bucking Western Trend

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Some restaurant owners have pushed for the change
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Oklahoma health boss says $30 million will help fund layoffs

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The acting head of the Oklahoma State Department of Health says a $30 million cash infusion from the Legislature will help pay vendors and fund layoffs at the agency, but...
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Brainstorm Health: Huntington's Disease Drug, Ascension-Providence Deal, Opioid Executions

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Readers! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. This is Sy. An experimental injectable drug from Ionis Pharmaceuticals is one of the first to show potential in treating the root...
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3 senators call for Trump's resignation over sexual assault, harassment...

3 senators call for Trump's resignation over sexual assault, harassment allegations

Several women have accused the president of sexual harassment in the past. Read more ...

Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in military...

Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in military starting Jan. 1

Despite the president's opposition, the Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning next year. Read more ...

Trump to send astronauts to the moon - and eventually to Mars

Trump to send astronauts to the moon - and eventually to Mars

In response to National Space Council's recommendations, the president is seeking to reignite U.S. space policy. Read more ...

Fans endure whiteout conditions at Buffalo Bills game

Fans endure whiteout conditions at Buffalo Bills game

Lake-effect snow nearly obscures an NFL game. Read more ...

Verizon will stream NFL games on any network next year

Verizon will stream NFL games on any network next year

Verizon has signed a new multi-year agreement with the NFL. Read more ...

Major delays and services changes on the NYC subway as authorities...

Major delays and services changes on the NYC subway as authorities investigate explosion

The MTA announced major service changes to the subways in the Times Square area. Re-routings and delays affected subway service in other parts of the city. Subway service not... Read more ...

Chef Mario Batali steps away from The Chew amid sexual misconduct...

Chef Mario Batali steps away from The Chew amid sexual misconduct allegations in his restaurants

ABC has asked celebrity chef Mario Batali to step away from the show The Chew while the network reviews allegations of sexual misconduct in Batali's restaurants. Read more ...

Award season arrives for Hollywood via Golden Globe nominations

Award season arrives for Hollywood via Golden Globe nominations

Hollywood award season arrived Monday morning with the announcement of Golden Globe nominations for movies and television. Read more ...

Trump's Accusers Speak Out And Call For Accountability

Trump's Accusers Speak Out And Call For Accountability

This morning at 10:30 am EST / 7:30 am PST, Trump's accusers will share their stories and call for an investigation into Read more ...

New York police responding to reports of an explosion in Manhattan

New York police responding to reports of an explosion in Manhattan

Police in New York City are responding to reports of an explosion in Manhattan. Read more ...