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Obama Plans Major Ebola Offensive
Wall Street Journal : September 15, 2014, 11:29 am
President Obama plans to dramatically boost the U.S. effort to mitigate the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including greater involvement of the U.S. military, people familiar with the proposal said.
The 'Overdiagnosis' of Cancer
Wall Street Journal : September 15, 2014, 11:18 am
Some of the nation's top cancer experts say zealous screening and advanced diagnostic tools are encouraging treatments of abnormalities that might never have been life-threatening.
Humans Naturally Follow Crowd Behavior
Wall Street Journal : September 14, 2014, 8:26 am
Humans' sensitivity to crowds operates in a remarkably swift and automatic way, writes Alison Gopnik.
The Health-Care Act Gets a Marketing Makeover
Wall Street Journal : September 14, 2014, 6:18 am
The message for the fall will focus on testimonials from those who have already enrolled and the individual mandate.
Medical Reports Patients Can Understand
Wall Street Journal : September 14, 2014, 6:06 am
With patients gaining greater access to their health records, a group of radiologists issues a plea for medical reports that eliminate medical mumbo jumbo and are sensitive to patients' feelings.