Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy

...military backgrounds."It's an ongoing process," he said during a satellite interview on WHO-TV in Des Moines. "In medicine we have something called CME - continuing medical education - that recognizes that you never become a know it all, you always...
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Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

...put a stop to shakedowns from prostitutes and others. He said one prostitute took a photo of the HIV-related drugs in his medicine cabinet and threatened to sell that photo to the tabloids.He said he had paid "enough to bring it into the millions...
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Chilkoot Trail artist residences accepted through Feb. 1

...Lindeman and being immersed back into such a beautiful place. All of the mountains, huge lakes, and beautiful creeks were medicine for the soul...Being on the Chilkoot is always a highlight as it is in constant change and an extremely diverse landscape...
Search, rescue medic a leader in pot legalization

...was old enough, he commercial fished. At the end of one summer, Emmett stayed in Alaska.He studied biology and emergency medicine at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He spent four years with the UAF Fire Department before moving on to mountain rescue...
Job creator or job killer? A look at Pacific trade deal

...biologics, which are ultra-expensive medicines produced in living cells.The deal particular, to promote access to medicines for all." But critics say that provision...high."The TPP will keep affordable medicines out of the reach of millions around the...
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3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

...STOCKHOLM (AP) - The Nobel prize in medicine went Monday to three scientists hailed...Tu Youyou - the first-ever Chinese medicine laureate - turned to ancient texts to...malaria. Inspired by traditional Chinese medicine, Tu discovered that a compound from...
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Fish Factor: Plummeting prices, flushed meds

...incinerated, some go to landfills, but most are flushed, without violating any regulations.One thing is clear: traces of the medicines persist through wastewater treatment systems and are discharged into surface or ground waters.The Environmental Protection...
Study: Calcium, vitamin D pills don't prevent colon growths

...led the new study, published in Thursday's New England of Medicine. The National Cancer Institute sponsored it and Pfizer Consumer...IUs a day (800 for people over 70) that the Institute of Medicine recommends, Baron said.Aspirin is thought to help prevent...
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Alaska State Improv Festival to feature international guests

...Europe, and Australia performing in improvised narrative styles as diverse as French farce, 1930s drama, and a Wild West medicine show.B-Teatro from Turin, Italy will be the first international act in festival history. B-Teatro presents Boxeattori...
Cancer group's mammogram advice: Start later, get fewer

...Society's breast cancer guidelines are the most widely followed, said Dr. Kenneth Lin, a family medicine physician at Georgetown University School of Medicine.Lin said he supports the new guidance but that it will make his job more challenging at...
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