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New treatment to treat the disease angina

Updated: 01/17/2012 - It's a pain in the chest 9 million Americans live with every day. Angina is treatable, but most of the time patients have to take medication for the rest of their lives to control it.

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New treatment making life easier for OCD patients

Updated: 01/12/2012 - Taking a pill to help get rid of fear? For many people with OCD and other anxiety disorders it sounds too good to be true. Now an antibiotic once used to treat tuberculosis, could change the way doctors treat fear disorders.

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FDA warns of pill mix-up with Endo painkillers

Posted: 01/09/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration is warning patients about a potential mix-up between powerful prescription pain drugs and common over-the-counter medications like Excedrin and Gas-X made at a Novartis manufacturing plant.

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Testing your fertility IQ

Updated: 01/09/2012 - Infertility means not being able to get pregnant after one year of trying. Or, six months, if a woman is over 35. With one in eight couples experiencing it, there are also a lot of myths out there surrounding infertility.

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Community helps raise $10,000 for 2-year-old cancer patient

Updated: 01/09/2012 - They’re the ones people usually call for help, but on Sunday night, hundreds of residents came together to help an Elkhart police officer. Jesus Contreras’ two-year-old daughter, Taylor, was diagnosed with a tumor behind her eye and a form of muscle cancer a few months ago.

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Bristol ups hepatitis C game in $2.5B acquisition

Posted: 01/08/2012 - Looking to angle in an a market that is growing fast, Bristol-Myers will spend $2.5 billion to acquire hepatitis C drug developer Inhibitex Inc., which saw its share price double in one day recently on early stage data of a treatment it is developing.

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New robotic surgery making some procedures easier

Updated: 06/20/2012 - Each year thousands of women undergo hysterectomies for a number of reasons, but one South Bend woman felt having the operation could mean the difference between life and death.

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Protecting yourself from Hepatitis B

Updated: 01/04/2012 - Nancye Swanson does her own nails these days. Six months ago, she almost died from something she picked up at a salon.

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Medical gadgets evolving

Updated: 12/30/2011 - Cell phones and computers have evolved by leaps and bounds over the last few decades. Now, it's time for medical devices to do the same.

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