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Hospital costs fall in Obamacare's first year

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 5:19pm
Days ahead of the one-year anniversary of the rollout of HealthCare.gov, the Affordable Care Act's health care exchange website that was originally plagued with numerous technical glitches, the Department of Health and Human Services has released a report highlighting the impact of the law on hospital costs.
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Reduce your risk of dementia

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:59am
The statistics, unfortunately, are staggering. An estimated 44 million people worldwide are living with dementia, according to a report released Tuesday by Alzheimer's Disease International.
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One woman walked in, and Ebola nightmare began

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:58am
A middle-aged woman walked into the emergency room of Phebe Hospital with a fever on the evening of June 23.
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751 infants exposed to TB at hospital

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:58am
Health officials have added 45 infants to the list of more than 700 who were exposed to tuberculosis at a hospital in El Paso, Texas.
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Bleach was my 'best friend'

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:48am
CNN's Nima Elbagir reflects on a harrowing trip to Liberia where she covered the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history.
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Enterovirus victim was 'gasping for breath'

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 7:36am
Since mid-August, Enterovirus D68 has swept through 30 states. Three-year-old David Nash was one of its victims.
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Music helps your brain

Health - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 7:26am
Dr. Sanjay Gupta tells us why music therapy is good for the brain and how it can help us live to 100.
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CDC: 1.4 million Ebola cases possible

Health - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:56pm
The number of Ebola cases in Sierra Leone and Liberia could reach anywhere from 550,000 to 1.4 million by January, the CDC says.
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Wed, 12/31/1969 - 8:00pm
The fifth-seeded Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders battled through wet and muddy conditions on...
Elk County Catholic volleyball remained undefeated on the season with a 3-0 win (25-9, 25-10, 25-17...
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch volleyball team lost a tough 3-2 match the Bradford Lady Owls Tuesday...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...