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Doctors Are Improperly Billing Some on Medicare, U.S. Says
New York Times - Health : July 30, 2016, 12:53 pm
Federal officials have warned doctors that they may be subject to penalties if they persist in these practices and could be fined or excluded from Medicare.
Vocations: A Fund-Raiser Planting Seeds to Improve Young Patients’ Lives
New York Times - Health : July 30, 2016, 8:58 am
Rachel Wobschall builds relationships with donors to Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare to help fund treatment for children, teens and young adults.
Is Hypnosis All in Your Head? Brain Scans Suggest Otherwise
New York Times - Health : July 30, 2016, 8:13 am
A study at Stanford found that the “trance” people fall into is a neurophysiological state, not the result of a subject’s expectations.
What Is Immunotherapy? The Basics on These Cancer Treatments
New York Times - Health : July 30, 2016, 5:06 am
Some of the most promising advances in cancer involve these treatments. Here are answers to some basic questions about this rapidly evolving field.
Zika Cases in Puerto Rico Are Skyrocketing
New York Times - Health : July 30, 2016, 3:18 am
Thousands of islanders — and up to 50 pregnant women — are getting infected every day with the mosquito-borne virus.