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Panel calls for annual PTSD screening

Posted: 07/13/2012 - A new report sought by Congress recommends that soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan be screened for post-traumatic stress disorder at least once a year and that federal agencies conduct more research to determine how well the various treatments are working.

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Early full-term babies may face later school woe

Posted: 07/02/2012 - A new study of full-term births suggests differences exist within the range of that definition, and it raises questions about hastening childbirth by scheduling cesarean deliveries strictly for convenience.

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Poll: Vast support for new health care effort

Posted: 06/20/2012 - A new poll finds that Americans overwhelmingly want the president and Congress to get to work on a new bill to change the health care system if the Supreme Court strikes down President Barack Obama's 2010 law as unconstitutional.

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Battling teeth sensitivity

Updated: 05/30/2012 - Summer is practically here and for many people that means more sweet frozen treats.But teeth sensitivity can have you screaming for ice cream, in pain.

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New procedure saving lives and limbs for melanoma patients

Updated: 05/24/2012 - May is Melanoma Awareness Month and as summer creeps closer it's important to protect your skin. People diagnosed with meta-static melanoma in their arms or legs can't always protect their limbs from the cancer and can lose them.

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FDA reviews first rapid, take-home test for HIV

Posted: 05/15/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is considering approval of the first over-the-counter HIV test that would allow consumers to quickly test themselves for the virus at home, without medical supervision.

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Jackson man run 5K after brain tumor removed

Posted: 05/14/2012 - Three months after having a tumor the size of an orange removed from his brain, a 25-year-old Jackson man has finished a 5K race at the Big House in Ann Arbor.

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1 in 3 autistic young adults lack jobs, education

Posted: 05/14/2012 - Researchers say opportunities for young adults with autism are limited and the problem needs to be urgently addressed in the next decade as half a million autistic children reach adulthood.

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FDA reviews first rapid, take-home test for HIV

Posted: 05/11/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is considering approval of the first over-the-counter HIV test that would allow consumers to quickly test themselves for the virus at home, without medical supervision.

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Summary Box: FDA panel vote on HIV prevention drug

Posted: 05/10/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration holds a meeting Thursday to decide whether a daily pill called Truvada should be approved for people who are at risk of contracting HIV.

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TV medical examiner gives advice on how to cheat death

Updated: 05/02/2012 - Millions of her TV fans watch her solve forensic mysteries on Dr. G: Medical Examiner. More than 7,000 autopsies have taught her that many deaths don't need to happen and there are things you can do to avoid going to the morgue early.

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