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Healthy Brains and Alzheimer's

Now researchers are adding brain scans to an ambitious study that's testing if an experimental drug might help healthy but at-risk people stave off Alzheimer's »

Change at Wilmington VA Hospital Reversed

A controversial downgrade of surgical capability at the Wilmington Veterans Affairs hospital has been reversed. »

Salmonella Linked to Raw Tuna Sickens Dozens

A salmonella outbreak likely linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, health officials said Thursday. Most of the cases — 31 — are in California, officials at the California Department of Public... »

Penn's School of Medicine, Nation's Oldest, Turns 250

What is now officially known as Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is celebrating the school's 250th anniversary this month. It's out with a new book commemorating that history. »

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SIDS Risk Greater at Higher Altitudes

Lofty living may make babies vulnerable to sudden infant death syndrome, according to a Colorado study that found higher risks above 8,000 feet (2,400 meters). »

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Norovirus May Spread Through Air

Washing your hands, food safety and thorough household cleaning can prevent the spread of norovirus. »

Data on Thousands of Patients Stolen at NJ Hospitals

Thousands of patients at three northern New Jersey hospitals have been alerted that their personal information was stolen in a data breach. »

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Groups Spend Big Money to Battle Nasty Pest in Pa.

A Pennsylvania county's battle continues against a tiny insect that has caused big worries as officials look to stop the spread of the colorful pest. »

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Alzheimer's Simulator Helps Caretakers Understand the Disease

Alzheimer's can be difficult to understand for those who do not suffer from the disease. A senior living center in Kentucky is helping caretakers of those diagnosed with the condition better understand it with a... »

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