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NY woman who ran cancer scam gets prison after failing rehab

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York woman who scammed people for donations for phony cancer treatments to feed a heroin habit is headed to prison….

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Polish doctors perform rare throat-area transplant

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish surgeons said Monday they have successfully performed a rare and extensive transplant of the throat area….

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China to lift price controls on most drugs starting June 1

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese regulators will lift price controls on most medical drugs starting June 1 in hopes that a more market-driven pricing system will keep medical costs in check, the National Development and Reform Commission announced Tuesday….

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Family: Teens still critical 6 weeks after resort poisoning

Two Delaware teenagers sickened by a banned pesticide that was sprayed at the Caribbean resort where they were staying are still in critical condition more than six weeks later, their family said Monday….

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Former US leader Clinton praises Liberia progress on Ebola

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton said Monday he was pleased to see Liberia’s progress in the fight against the deadly Ebola disease, and urged residents of the West African nation to support those who survived….

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Family: Teens still critical 6 weeks after resort poisoning

Two Delaware teenagers sickened by a banned pesticide that was sprayed at the Caribbean resort where they were staying are still in critical condition more than six weeks later, their family said Monday….

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Former US leader Clinton praises Liberia progress on Ebola

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton said Monday he was pleased to see Liberia’s progress in the fight against the deadly Ebola disease, and urged residents of the West African nation to support those who survived….

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NY woman who ran cancer scam gets prison after failing rehab

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York woman who scammed people for donations for phony cancer treatments to feed a heroin habit is headed to prison….

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Polish doctors perform rare throat-area transplant

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish surgeons said Monday they have successfully performed a rare and extensive transplant of the throat area….

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Bird flu virus raises questions scientists working to answer

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It’s been five months since the H5N2 bird flu virus was discovered in the United States, and producers have lost 21 million birds in the Midwest alone. Yet, researchers acknowledge they still know little about a bird flu virus that’s endangered turkey and egg-laying chicken populations that supply much of the nation….