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Can Gene Therapy Be Harnessed to Fight the AIDS Virus?

Can Gene Therapy Be Harnessed to Fight the AIDS Virus?

For more than a decade, the strongest AIDS drugs could not fully control Matt Chappell's HIV infection. Now his body controls it by itself, and researchers are trying to perfect the gene editing that made... »

OxyContin Maker Will Stop Promoting Opioids to Doctors
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OxyContin Maker Will Stop Promoting Opioids to Doctors

The maker of the powerful painkiller OxyContin said it will stop marketing opioid drugs to doctors, bowing to a key demand of lawsuits that blame the company for helping trigger the current drug abuse... »

'The President Saved My Life': Cancer Survivor Meets Trump
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'The President Saved My Life': Cancer Survivor Meets Trump

Don Bouvet wore a suit for the second time in his life Friday, when he visited the White House to meet with the man he credits for saving his life: President Donald Trump. Last year, Bouvet said he couldn’t... »

Libraries: A Surprising New Home for Bed Bugs
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Libraries: A Surprising New Home for Bed Bugs

It may surprise you to learn that libraries have become a hotspot for picking up bed bugs. So as you turn the pages on the latest teen vampire novel, there may be an actual bloodsucker living inside. »

Flu Season Still Worsening; Now as Bad as 2009 Swine Flu
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Flu Season Still Worsening; Now as Bad as 2009 Swine Flu

The flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago. A government report out Friday shows 1 of every 13 visits to the doctor last week was... »

Local Doctor Changes the Organ Transplant Rules
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Local Doctor Changes the Organ Transplant Rules

Local doctor is changing the rules when it comes to organ transplant. NBC10's Erin Coleman has the story of Dr. Jerry McCauley »

On Drug Costs, Modest Steps Follow Trump's Big Promises

On Drug Costs, Modest Steps Follow Trump's Big Promises

President Donald Trump makes big promises to reduce prescription drug costs, but his administration is gravitating to relatively modest steps such as letting Medicare patients share in manufacturer... »

Is This the Worst Bed Bug Infestation Ever?
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Is This the Worst Bed Bug Infestation Ever?

A New Jersey house may be home to one of the worst bed bug infestations ever seen. Pest control found thousands of the tiny bloodsuckers all over the house and it took three months to get rid of them all. »

'Just Being Safe': Germophobe Vonn Wears Gloves Pretty Much Everywhere
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'Just Being Safe': Germophobe Vonn Wears Gloves Pretty Much Everywhere

Known for her hard-charging style on skis, Lindsey Vonn is not taking any chances off the slopes. The black gloves she wore to a pre-Olympics news conference Friday made that clear. »

Nearly 11.8M Enroll for Obama Health Law in 2018

Nearly 11.8M Enroll for Obama Health Law in 2018

Call it the political equivalent of a death-defying escape: former President Barack Obama's health care law pulled in nearly 11.8 million customers for 2018, despite the Republican campaign to erase it from the... »

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