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‘Scant bipartisanship’ not enough to end ‘political war over Obamacare’

October 19, 2017

Senators Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Patty Murray, D-Wash., introduced a bipartisan bill that will finance cost-sharing subsidy payments to health insurance companies for the next 2 years.

“This agreement provides certainty on out-of-pocket reduction payments for the next 2 years [and] will address attempts by this administration to keep people from getting enrolled in care they need,” Murray said during a speech on the Senate floor.

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Mosquitoes become resistant to gene drive that suppresses fertility

October 19, 2017
Researchers have developed a gene drive that has the potential to reduce disease-transmitting mosquito populations by limiting female fertility. During a recent…

Adolescent exposure to substance use prevention messages declining

October 19, 2017
Exposure to drug or alcohol use prevention messages decreased among adolescents since 2002, according to a report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services…
In the Journals

CDC offers updated guidance on screening, caring for newborns exposed to Zika

October 19, 2017
The CDC recently updated its interim clinical guidance for infants born to mothers with possible Zika virus exposure, emphasizing the importance of a team-based
In the Journals

ADA: Lifestyle management key to treating patients with diabetes

October 19, 2017
In this year’s Standards of Medical Care, the American Diabetes Association emphasizes that lifestyle management is the key to treating patients with diabetes…
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Neuroanatomical Structures in Human Extraocular Muscles and Their Potential Implication in the Development of Oculomotor Disorders

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, October 9, 2017
The potential role of sensory feedback from human extraocular muscles has been subjected to considerable speculation in…
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Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation: July 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Hematology and oncology are areas where all pediatric trainees get exposure during residency. Yet, these few weeks in…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Anthony S. Fauci, MD, discusses significant advances in HIV/AIDS epidemic

April 10, 2017
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