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From the Food and Drug Administration: FDA and CDC Remind Consumers of the Dangers of Drinking Raw Milk 3/1 From the Department of Health and Human Services: HHS Contracts with AHIMA, eHI and HIMSS to Develop and Disseminate Successful Practices ...

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Jury hands Merck a split decision

TRENTON, N.J. — A state jury dealt Merck & Co. a mixed verdict Friday in the drugmaker's latest trial over its former painkiller Vioxx.

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Lawmakers open hearings into conditions at Walter Reed

WASHINGTON - Substandard living conditions found at the Army's flagship veterans hospital likely exist throughout the military health care system, the head of a House panel investigating Walter Reed Army Medical Center said Monday.

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Md. med school readying bid for cancer center

The University of Maryland Medical Center and School of Medicine are close to culminating eight years of planning with the final submission of their bid for a federally designated Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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Merck tops 1st quarter outlook estimates, raises 2007 forecast

TRENTON, N.J. — Merck & Co. on Wednesday forecast a healthy first-quarter profit well above analysts' expectations for the recovering drugmaker and boosted its profit for all of 2007, citing strong revenues in the current quarter.

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Medicine with a dash of business

<p> As chairman of obstetrics and gynecology at the Temple University medical school in the 1990s, Dr. E. Albert Reece said he had more than just babies on his mind.

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