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Monday, July 30, 2012 11:07 PM PDT

Stakes touted in 11th District
Detroit News Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:47 PM PDT
Lansing â€" The person elected to fill the last two months of Thaddeus McCotter's congressional term will enjoy a lifetime of perks, including seats on the U.S. House floor to see the president deliver the State of the Union address, but those running say they're more interested in the chance to weigh in on tax rates, spending cuts and health care.

HAAD launches adult vaccination campaign
Khaleej Times Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:45 PM PDT
ABU DHABI â€" Adults above 65 and those who have diabetes or any immunity-reducing illnesses should be vaccinated against the seasonal influenza (flu) and pneumococcal diseases, urged the Health Authority-Abu Dhabi (HAAD).

EMS response after crash under review
Bennington Banner Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:43 PM PDT
Tuesday July 31, 2012 NEAL P. GOSWAMI Staff Writer BENNINGTON -- State officials are reviewing the Bennington Rescue Squad's response in early June to a crash in which a 28-year-old Pownal man on a motorcycle was killed. Officials with Vermont Emergency Medical Services, part of the Vermont Department of Health, said they could not comment on whether Bennington Rescue

Jets need Sanchez to give ’em health
New York Post Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:38 PM PDT
CORTLAND â€" Mark Sanchez is eyeing a fourth-year breakthrough similar to the one had by Eli Manning â€" a season that ended with a Syper Bowl MVP. That might well be viewed as a leap of faith, and not solely by Tim Tebow. Manning started more games at Mississippi than Sanchez did...

Regents to consider merging Health Science Center with Texas A&M
The Bryan-College Station Eagle Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:36 PM PDT
Work has already started to bring a law school into Texas AM University a medical school could be next.

DoH confirms 2nd case of EV-71
Philippine Daily Inquirer Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:35 PM PDT
The Department of Health (DoH) confirmed on Tuesday a second case of Enterovirus (EV-71) in the country.

Official: TB hospital must close
The Bay Bulletin Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:33 PM PDT
TALLAHASSEE â€" Closing the state’s only tuberculosis sanitarium will improve treatment of the disease by shifting the focus to community-based care under a new plan aimed at cutting the state’s infection rate in half by 2020, Florida’s top public health official said Monday.

An avian flu that jumps from birds to mammals is killing New England's baby seals
EurekAlert! Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:32 PM PDT
A novel avian influenza virus has acquired the ability to infect aquatic mammals and was responsible for an outbreak of fatal pneumonia that recently struck harbor seals in New England, according to scientists at the Center for Infection & Immunity (CII) at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association, New England Aquarium, USGS National ...

New influenza virus from seals highlights the risks of pandemic flu from animals
EurekAlert! Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:31 PM PDT
A new strain of influenza virus found in harbor seals could represent a threat to wildlife and human health, according to the authors of a study appearing July 31 in mBio®, the online open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology.

Drug probe targets Bollywood concert promoter
Detroit News Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:29 PM PDT
Detroit— A concert promoter — who brought the Oscar-winning composer of "Slumdog Millionaire" to Metro Detroit — bankrolled his Bollywood career with money from a health care fraud scheme, according to federal court records obtained by The Detroit News.

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