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VP: Doctors are Being Stalked by Anti-Abortion Extremists

Jul 31
Planned Parenthood is responding to undercover video that purports to show employees negotiating the sale of fetal organs recovered from abortions.

Swarovski Group Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Efforts

By EDGE | Jul 30
Chamilia, a Swarovski Group brand, announced that it again will donate a portion of each purchase from its "Give Back: Breast Cancer" gift set to the American Cancer Society.

Software Turns Smartphones into Tools for Medical Research

By Brandon Bailey | Jul 30
Smartphone apps are the latest tools to emerge from the intersection of health care and Silicon Valley, where tech companies are also working on new ways of bringing patients and doctors together online.

More U.S. Teens Using 'Morning After Pill'

Jul 30
A report from the federal government indicates teen usage of the "morning after pill" has increased dramatically.

Cel-Sci Expands Study for Treatment of Anal Warts in HIV/HPV Patients

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 29
CEL-SCI Corporation announced it has added a second clinical site for its Phase I clinical trial evaluating peri-anal wart immunotherapy in HIV/HPV co-infected men and women with its investigational cancer immunotherapy Multikine.

Health Care Spending to Accelerate, US Report Says

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 29
It's lasted six years. But now welcome relief from rising U.S. health care costs seems to be winding down.

Mega-Health Deals Bloom in July, Anthem Bids $48B for Cigna

By Michelle Chapman, Matthew Perrone | Jul 29
Anthem is buying rival Cigna for $48 billion in a deal that would create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment, covering about 53 million U.S patients.

Gender Identity and Trauma Response

By Chris Donaghue, Ph.D., LCSW, CST | Jul 26
Words like "man," "lesbian" and "gay" no longer explain the complexity of gender or sex, and neologisms abound to communicate how people now want to be referenced or seen.

How to Manage Adult Acne in Men

By Mike Halterman | Jul 25
Sadly, adult acne is on the rise, and the reasons why it manifests itself varies from person to person.

On-Demand Doctor Apps Bring Uber Approach to Medicine

By Matthew Perrone | Jul 24
Pager and similar companies like Heal and Medicast aim to streamline medical care -- cutting out waiting rooms, receptionists and trips to the doctor's office.

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