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Well: A Doctor Revisits His Own Trauma
New York Times - Health : November 26, 2015, 2:30 am
Over a year has passed since the beautiful summer day I rode my bicycle down a steep hill, crashed and landed in the hospital, bruised and battered.
No, Kissing Bugs Are Not a New Scourge
New York Times - Health : November 25, 2015, 11:28 am
Despite a sudden surge in news reports, the bugs have been in the United States for a long time, and the C.D.C. considers deaths from a disease they carry to be rare.
Many Doctors Unaware of Truvada, Drug for Preventing H.I.V.
New York Times - Health : November 25, 2015, 9:49 am
Federal health officials announced that a third of doctors and nurses have not heard of Truvada, which can prevent H.I.V. infection.
Pfizer’s Plan to Leave U.S. Unsettles Drug Lobbyists
New York Times - Health : November 25, 2015, 5:01 am
Escalating drug prices and now a major company’s pending move overseas leads to concern about “too much obvious greed” in the pharmaceutical industry.
Business Briefing: Flu Vaccine With Booster Gains F.D.A. Approval
New York Times - Health : November 25, 2015, 3:54 am
Federal health officials have approved a first-of-a-kind flu vaccine that contains a booster to help protect seniors vulnerable to the virus.