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Retired Stanford professor Edward Rubenstein, pioneer in intensive care medicine, dies at 94

Retired Stanford professor Edward Rubenstein, pioneer in intensive care medicine, dies at 94

12 minutes ago   |   Stanford

Edward Rubenstein was an internist, an educator and an investigator of varied research topics, including synchrotron medical imaging.
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Study: About 4 percent of women are pregnant when jailed

46 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - About 4 percent of women incarcerated in state prisons across the U.S. were pregnant when they were jailed, according to a new study released Thursday that...
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Study: About 4 percent of women are pregnant when jailed

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - A new study has found that about 4 percent of women incarcerated in state prisons were pregnant when they were jailed. The number of women behind bars has risen...
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She Owed $227,000 in Medical Bills-Even With Insurance. Here's What it Took to Pay Them

She Owed $227,000 in Medical Bills-Even With Insurance. Here's What it Took to Pay Them

5 hours ago   |   Time

The first surprise was the massive heart attack, which struck as Debbie Moehnke waited in a Vancouver, Wash., medical clinic last summer. “She had an appointment because her...
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Woman outlines alleged sexual harassment by Cal football players, coaches

Woman outlines alleged sexual harassment by Cal football players, coaches

6 hours ago   |   Sporting News   |   3 articles

A former Cal student, who worked last season for the football team's sports medicine department, outlined the alleged assault on Facebook.
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Why we are all complicit in the rise of the anti-vaxxers

Why we are all complicit in the rise of the anti-vaxxers

7 hours ago   |   National Post

A significant new study out of Denmark last week confirmed once again that there is no evidence the MMR vaccine causes autism. In fact, just the opposite seems to be the case...
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Paige Cornelius Accuses Cal Players, Coaches and Staff of Sexual Harassment

7 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The University of California released a statement Wednesday after former student Paige Cornelius, who worked as a sports medicine intern in the athletic department, announced...
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Lawsuit: Doctor Operated On Wrong Kidney, Causing Permanent Health Problems

8 hours ago   |   CBS

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A Tennessee woman claims a doctor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center operated on the wrong kidney, causing her permanent health problems. Carla Miller...
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Baby cough syrup recall: Potential bacteria in DG medicine could make infants sick

8 hours ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

The recall of DG/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus is being issued by Kingston Pharma, LLC due to potential risk of a harmful bacteria.
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'Chronoprints' identify samples by how they change over space and time

19 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Modern analytical tools like mass spectrometers can identify many unknown substances, allowing scientists to easily tell whether foods or medicines have been altered. However...
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Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Cesar Sayoc faces the possibility of a life sentence on 65 criminal counts, including using weapons of mass destruction and illegal mailing of explosives with intent to kill. Read more ...

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

The "Game of Thrones" actress experienced her first one at 24 while doing a plank. Read more ...

Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook left millions of user passwords readable by its employees, only acknowledging the issue after a security researcher posted about it. Read more ...

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

Boeing will make standard on its troubled new airliner a safety feature that might have helped the crew of a jet that crashed shortly after takeoff last year in Indonesia. Read more ...

It's time for US to fully recognize Israel's ‘sovereignty' over disputed...

It's time for US to fully recognize Israel's ‘sovereignty' over disputed Golan Heights - Trump

US President Donald Trump has said that the time has come for the United States to "fully recognize" Israel's sovereignty over the disputed Golan Heights, seized from Syria... Read more ...

March Madness arrives: Round 1 of NCAA Tournament underway

March Madness arrives: Round 1 of NCAA Tournament underway

Millions of brackets are filled with millions of guesses, and it's time to find out how they fare. Read more ...

Kentucky governor says he deliberately exposed his 9 children to chickenpox

Kentucky governor says he deliberately exposed his 9 children to chickenpox

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin says he deliberately exposed his children to chickenpox so they would catch the highly contagious disease and become immune. Read more ...

This is what happens in your body when you simply can't deal with how cute a...

This is what happens in your body when you simply can't deal with how cute a puppy is

Do you ever get that feeling when you just want to squeeze that puppy? Read more ...

Wisconsin Judge Blocks Lame-Duck Laws That Stripped Democrats Of Power

Wisconsin Judge Blocks Lame-Duck Laws That Stripped Democrats Of Power

The lame-duck laws drew national outcry as Republicans quickly moved to pass them before Democrats took office. Read more ...

Donald Trump takes cue from young conservative firebrand Charlie Kirk, signs...

Donald Trump takes cue from young conservative firebrand Charlie Kirk, signs an executive order for free speech on college campuses

President Donald Trump on Wednesday will sign an executive order designed to protect free speech on college campuses. Trump was urged to do this by conservative youth advocacy... Read more ...