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Medical Scientists Research “The Munchies”

Source: Smithsonian Magazine Online It’s one of the most well-known effects of marijuana: the powerful surge in appetite many users feel after smoking or ingesting the drug, colloquially known as “the munchies.” For medicinal users that have trouble eating due...
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Political Ties Between Christie Adviser and Saint Mary’s Hospital Buyer Questioned

Capitalizing on the scandal surrounding Gov. Chris Christie’s administration, a health care workers’ union has spent $50,000 on ads questioning why a for-profit hospital chain hired the public relations firm led by the governor’s chief political strategist to...
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Medical Scientists Successfully Grow Human Lungs

Source: CNN.com Health For the first time, scientists have created human lungs in a lab — an exciting step forward in regenerative medicine, but an advance that likely won’t help patients for many years. “It’s so darn cool,” said Joan Nichols, a...
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Medicare drug plan changes a win for patients, taxpayers

Source: The Hill.com …Medicare has outlined several enhancements to Part D prescription drug plans (PDPs) that would address bipartisan congressional concerns, give seniors more choices and reduce the program’s costs by an estimated $1.3 billion over five years. Seniors...
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Pain Management and Anesthesiology of New Jersey (Cedar Knolls) http://pmaofnj.com Board Certified pain management physician Dr. Mikhail Solomonov is one of the top pain management doctors in NJ. For any type of pain call his office at 973-998-7868 or contact online. Realizing...
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Nutrition company to reintroduce formula for rare food allergies

Source: Omaha.com Soon, Jamus Hovseth will eat breakfast without getting sick, have lunch without throwing a temper tantrum, and enjoy an afternoon snack without throwing up. The 3-year-old Omaha boy suffers from a rare condition in which essentially all food makes him sick, and...
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