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Effective Concussion Treatment Remains Frustratingly Elusive, Despite a Booming Industry
New York Times - Health : July 3, 2015, 5:56 am
Start-ups and doctors are in zealous pursuit of new and sometimes controversial ways to prevent, detect and treat concussions.
World Briefing: Liberia: 200 Reportedly Had Contact With Ebola Victim
New York Times - Health : July 3, 2015, 4:55 am
The World Health Organization reported Friday that nearly 200 people had been in contact with a 17-year-old in Liberia who was confirmed to have died of Ebola.
The New Old Age: More Caregivers Are No Spring Chickens Themselves
New York Times - Health : July 3, 2015, 3:00 am
It’s another rising reality for an aging population: people over age 75 providing care for partners, siblings, friends and even parents.
Health Insurance Companies Seek Big Rate Increases for 2016
New York Times - Health : July 3, 2015, 1:37 am
The companies say new customers under the Affordable Care Act have been sicker than expected, while federal officials say they want the requests scaled back.
Observatory: Reaction to Smells May Help Diagnose Autism, Study Suggests
New York Times - Health : July 2, 2015, 12:19 pm
In a small study, researchers determined that autistic children did not make the same responses to pleasant and unpleasant odors as their typically developing peers.