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Uncooked fish linked with liver cancer in Asia

Uncooked fish linked with liver cancer in Asia

OncoLife web-based cancer survivorhip care plan

OncoLife web-based cancer survivorhip care plan

New drug resistance screening method

New drug resistance screening method

One in 10 hospice patients are referred too late for services

One in 10 hospice patients are referred too late for services

More common for children with complex chronic conditions to die in their home than in a hospital

More common for children with complex chronic conditions to die in their home than in a hospital

Mild cognitive disorder often an early symptom of Alzheimer's disease

Mild cognitive disorder often an early symptom of Alzheimer's disease

COX inhibitors may weaken protective qualities of estrogen therapy

COX inhibitors may weaken protective qualities of estrogen therapy

Mammals have the power to regenerate

Mammals have the power to regenerate

Terminally-ill patients often denied chance to die at home

Terminally-ill patients often denied chance to die at home

New and improved techniques to treat cardiac arrest

New and improved techniques to treat cardiac arrest

NYT examines 'gray market' for in-home long-term care aides

NYT examines 'gray market' for in-home long-term care aides

State proposals for universal health insurance unlikely to succeed

State proposals for universal health insurance unlikely to succeed

More insurers, programs offer 'open access' hospice care

More insurers, programs offer 'open access' hospice care

Health officials accused over cover up in deaths from vCJD

Health officials accused over cover up in deaths from vCJD

Terminally ill cancer patients continue to receive aggressive treatment at end of life

Terminally ill cancer patients continue to receive aggressive treatment at end of life

Religious orientation influences elderly's fear of death

Religious orientation influences elderly's fear of death

HHS announces grants of $579.7 million to fund HIV/AIDS primary care

HHS announces grants of $579.7 million to fund HIV/AIDS primary care

New guidelines to battle heart failure

New guidelines to battle heart failure

Asian American and Pacific Island women less likely to receive breast-conserving surgery

Asian American and Pacific Island women less likely to receive breast-conserving surgery

At the end of life hospices better option for the elderly than nursing homes

At the end of life hospices better option for the elderly than nursing homes