Diabetes Complications Show Sharp Decline, Report Finds
New York Times
Federal researchers on Wednesday reported the first broad national picture of progress against some of the most devastating complications of diabetes, which affects millions of Americans, finding that rates of heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and ...
Study: Diabetic heart attacks and strokes fallingThe Seattle Times
New CDC data show declines in some diabetes-related complications among ...Imperial Valley News
Type 2 diabetes complications show sharp decline, report findsHouston Chronicle -TIME
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'Goddess' Juno holds key to women's fertility
The discovery could open the door to new developments in fertility and contraception. Picture: Getty. by JOHN VON RADOWITZ. Published on the 17 April 2014 00:00. Published 17/04/2014 00:00. Print this. Sponsored by. City Wing. A FUNDAMENTAL key to ...
Protein Essential For Sperm And Egg Fertilization DiscoveredHeadlines & Global News
New Fertility Protein Discovered, 'Juno' Molecule Is 'Essential' For Sperm And ...International Business Times
Unexplained infertility may be caused by lack of protein that lets egg and sperm -WTAQ
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Free samples of prescription drugs are costly to patients, study says
Los Angeles Times
Free samples of prescription drugs may seem like a great deal for patients. But even when doctors think they're doing patients a favor by handing out the freebies, the real beneficiaries are the drug manufacturers, according to new research in the journal ...
Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for
Free Drug Samples Prompt Skin Doctors To Prescribe Costlier MedsNPR (blog)
Doctors' Free Samples Have a Hidden
Science Codex
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WLWT Cincinnati

Mumps cases now include Columbus State students
Columbus Dispatch
Columbus State Community College is looking at as many as four cases of mumps in students who attend classes at the Columbus campus. The school has alerted students, faculty and staff; and administrators are talking to Columbus Public Health about the ...
Ohio Mumps Outbreak Update: Health Officials Request Unvaccinated Children ...Headlines & Global News
Mumps Outbreak in OhioAbout - News & Issues
Ohio mumps outbreak growsUSA TODAY
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The News International

Concern over rising MERS
Arab News
A man, wearing a surgical mask as a precautionary measure against the novel coronavirus, helps a friend near a hospital in Khobar city in Dammam, in this May 23, 2013 file photo. (Reuters). JEDDAH: P.K. ABDUL GHAFOUR. Published — Thursday 17 April ...
MERS-Coronavirus Kills Malaysian Man, Infects Filipino NurseWall Street Journal (blog)
WHO Reports Uptick in MERSMedPage Today
No need for travel curbs over Mers, says World Health OrganisationKhaleej Times
ABC News
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Sky News Australia

One third of patients in 'vegetative' states show signs of consciousness
The Verge
As many as one third of patients who receive a "persistent vegetative state" diagnosis might still be conscious, reports Maclean's. These results, published today in The Lancet, carry many ethical and legal implications for how healthcare professionals and ...
Brain scans might show which coma patients are likely to wake upCBS News
Study: Brain scans show vegetative patients may actually recoverAl Jazeera America
Brain scans may predict if patients will wake upCNN (blog)
WebMD -Headlines & Global News
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Times of India

1st Trimester Antidepressant Use Tied to Autism Risk
A new Johns Hopkins study discovers an association between prenatal exposure to antidepressant medications and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and developmental delays (DD) in boys. Researchers from the Bloomberg School of Public Health found that ...
Researchers speak to new study exposing link between SSRIs and
Autism Is More Possible with Taking Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors during ...Health Aim
Study finds that boys whose mothers took antidepressants while pregnant, three ...Autism Daily Newscast -Guardian Liberty Voice -Daily Digest
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Headlines & Global News

Bleeding Irregularities Common in Menopause: Study
WEDNESDAY, April 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Extended and heavy menstrual bleeding during menopause is common, according to a new study. "For most women in their 30s, menstrual periods are highly predictable. With the onset of the menopausal ...
Bleeding irregularities common in menopauseWSFA

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The Independent

New kind of trial aims to speed cancer drug development
... Stocks. * AstraZeneca, Pfizer, UK charity link in multi-drug trial. * Scope to test up to 14 drugs within same clinical study. * Approach marks radical break with traditional trial design. * Advances in genetic medicine allows remodelled trials. * Could cut time ...
Trial to see how personalised treatment can fight cancer set to begin this yearThe Guardian
New trial aims to speed cancer drug developmentABC Online
Cancer Drugs Trial 'An Important Step Forward'Sky News
The Independent -Financial Times
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Medical Marketing and Media

Doctor Salaries: What They Earned in 2013
April 16, 2014 -- Medicine is going through changes, some for the better and others less so, according to Medscape's "Physician Compensation Report: 2014." Key findings include: Compensation has increased slightly in 19 medical specialties. The income ...
Survey finds pay doesn't make doctors happyMedical Marketing and Media
High Incomes, Middling Satisfaction: US Cardiologist Compensation in 2014Medscape
Annual Medscape Physician Compensation Report Shows Career Satisfaction ...Wall Street Journal

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Korea Times

Hundreds feared drowned in ferry disaster
BEIJING — Hopes had dimmed Wednesday that the nearly 300 missing passengers who were trapped aboard a sunken ferry had survived after divers spent hours searching the vessel and had yet to find anyone alive. "I'm afraid there's little chance for those ...
South Korean shipwreck survivors: Passengers told 'don't move' as ship sankCNN
S Korea ferry: Desperate search for survivors continuesBBC News
Survivors still alive on South Korean ferry: fatherReuters
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Wall Street Journal

For Obama, Standoff With Moscow Jumbles Plans at Home and Abroad
Wall Street Journal
President Barack Obama, speaking Wednesday in Oakdale, Pa., faces new tests for his agenda. Associated Press. WASHINGTON—The Ukraine crisis and Russia's newly combative stance have scrambled the world map around which Barack Obama shaped ...
Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisisReuters
9 questions about UkraineCNN
Netanyahu calls Putin, takes neutral stance on UkraineJerusalem Post
BBC News -Los Angeles Times -Irish Times
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Ottawa Citizen

Nato sends support to eastern Europe over Ukraine crisis
Irish Times
Villagers talk with Ukrainian soldiers as they gather at a railway to stop Ukrainian tanks moving towards the airport in Kramatorsk, Ukraine. Photograph: Mauricio Lima/The New York Times). Topics: News · World · Europe · Anders Fogh Rasmussen · Philip ...
NATO says it will boost air and naval patrolsUSA TODAY
Why Ukraine crisis has China in a bindCNN (blog)
Citing Russian Moves, NATO Plans New DeploymentsNew York Times
TVNZ -Vancouver Sun -Reuters
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CTV News

Girls abducted in Nigeria thought gunmen were soldiers
Irish Times
Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan has pointed the finger of suspicion for the Abuja bombing at Islamist militant group Boko Haram. Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA. Topics: News · World · Africa · Jonathan Goodluck; More Topics. Thu, Apr 17, 2014, 01: ...
Nigeria: majority of schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram 'freed'
Nigerian President, Security Officials to Discuss Terror AttacksBusinessweek
Nigerian schoolgirls taken to Islamist stronghold, say parentsSydney Morning Herald
ABC News -Washington Post
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Washington Post

Apology for UN refusal to stop Rwanda genocide
Washington Post
UNITED NATIONS — The diplomat who was president of the U.N. Security Council in April 1994 apologized Wednesday for the council's refusal to recognize that genocide was taking place in Rwanda and for doing nothing to halt the slaughter of more than ...
UN apologises for Rwanda inactionIrish Independent
Two decades after its genocide, Rwanda has been rebornThe Daily Star

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Pakistan Taliban decide not to extend ceasefire
ISLAMABAD, April 16 (Xinhua) -- The Pakistan Taliban decided not to extend ceasefire but the dialogue process with the government will continue, the group's spokesman Shahidullah Shahid said on Wednesday. The Taliban ceasefire expired on April 10.
Taliban refused to extend ceasefireTimes of India
Pakistani Taliban End CeasefireVoice of America
Taliban End a Cease-Fire With PakistanNew York Times
Daily Times -The Express Tribune -Hindustan Times
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Sky News Australia

Morsi's party banned from poll
The Australian
EGYPT's military-backed government has cleared the way for certain victory in next month's presidential election by banning its main political rival, the Muslim Brotherhood. A court ruled yesterday that current or former members of the group were not allowed ...
Egypt clamps hold over mosques to control messageSFGate

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Washington Post

Abbas denounces Hebron terror attack to delegation of Israeli legislators
Jerusalem Post
Israeli MKs meet Abbas in Ramallah; Horowitz says Abbas denounced all terror, including attack that killed Baruch Mizrachi on Passover eve. Video: Tovah Lazaroff. A group of Israeli opposition lawmakers met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud ...
State Dept. voices support for peace talks as negotiators postpone meetingJewish Telegraphic Agency
It is time for Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood to separateAl-Arabiya
activists condemn US support for IsraelPress TV
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Algeria police violently disperse election protest
Fox News
ALGIERS, Algeria – Algerian police violently dispersed an attempt by opposition activists to stage a protest in the capital against the president's running for a fourth term in Thursday's elections. Only a few members of the grass-root organization Barakat were ...
Ailing Algerian president heads for fourth termIrish Times
Algeria's Bouteflika poised to win re-electionReuters UK
Road to Power Built on Memories of War as Algeria VotesBloomberg
Daily Times -euronews -Reuters
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The Independent

Silvio Berlusconi sentenced to community service at old people's home near ...
The Independent
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is to complete community service by helping senior citizens at an old people's home for a year, after he was convicted of tax fraud. A Milan court ruled that the 77-year-old will spend four hours a week helping ...
Italy's Berlusconi struggling amid trouble as EU elections approachXinhua

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