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Personalized Gene Therapy Shows Promise For Certain Blood CancersThe FDA has approved a new gene therapy for some aggressive types of lymphoma.
Summit Looks To Avoid Another Nursing Home Horror"We are saddened and enraged. Never, ever, ever can we allow it to happen again," said U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-FL), speaking at a summit Thursday on the nursing home horror in Hollywood that followed Hurricane Irma.
Bipartisan Health Care Deal Looking For White House SupportThe Senate will get its first look at a health care bill which was written by both Republicans and Democrats and enjoys bipartisan support.
Study Shows Plenty Of Americans With High Blood Pressure Aren’t Controlling ItNew research shows many adults with hypertension aren't keeping their pressure at a healthy level.
Scientists Say Your Brain Still Works After Death, And You Know When You're DeadAccording to researchers in New York, a person's brain is still active after death, meaning they can be aware they've passed away.
U.S. Senate Panel Launches Investigation Into Florida Nursing Home DeathsThe U.S. Senate Finance Committee announced Wednesday that it is launching an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of 14 patients at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
Bipartisan Deal Could Extend Healthcare SubsidiesPresident Donald Trump has expressed initial support for a bi-partisan plan for healthcare which keeps several Affordable Care Act subsidies, even though he used his executive powers to strike them down last week.
Study: Vision Impairment A Growing Problem With PreschoolersA recent study shows tens of thousands of preschoolers are struggling with untreated vision problems
Broccoli May Be Key To A Healthy Gut, Study FindsA diet filled with broccoli may help patients to cope with digestive issues such as leaky gut and colitis.
Miami Turns Into Sea Of Pink For Susan G. Komen Race For The CureNearly 30,000 walkers, runners, fighters and survivors hit the streets of downtown Miami Saturday morning, all with a singular goal in mind.
Pro-Trump States Most Affected By His Health Care DecisionWhile President Donald Trump's decision to end a provision of the Affordable Care Act that was benefiting roughly 6 million Americans helps fulfill one of his biggest campaign promises, it also risks harming some of the very people who helped him win the presidency.
What Expiration Of Funding To Children's Health Insurance Program MeansMillions of children from low income families have gotten help from a program called the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP.  

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