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Experts: Obamacare Web Site Stymied By Its Poor Design

Posted: 10/18/2013 - The Obama administration claims the federal web site for Obamacare isn't working because it's been swamped by high numbers of applicants. But software engineers say the web site is bogging down all by itself because of poor design.

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State Sees Second West Nile Virus Death

Updated: 10/18/2013 - The Hutchinson News reports the wife of 75-five-year-old Jim Hendrickson says he died Tuesday after more than four weeks in the hospital with West Nile Virus.

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Heated Chemo Could Kill Ovarian Cancer

Posted: 10/16/2013 - An experimental study at Columbia University Medical Center uses hyperthermic intraoperative chemotherapy (HIPEC), otherwise known as heated chemotherapy.

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MRSA May Have Hit TheTampa Bay Bucs Of The NFL

Posted: 10/11/2013 - Tampa Bay originally dealt with MRSA infections back in August while Josh Freeman was still with the team. ESPN's Chris Mortensen had reported at that time, that Carl Nicks and Lawrence Tynes had been impacted.

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Cheap Alzheimer's Test Made From Peanut Butter And Ruler

Posted: 10/11/2013 - Researchers at the University of Florida's McKnight Brain Institute Center for Smell and Taste found patients with early-stage Alzheimer's disease had more difficulty smelling peanut butter held at short distances from their nose than people without the disease.

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"Super Lice" Pops Up In Pittsburgh Kids

Posted: 10/11/2013 - Schools in Pittsburgh, Pa. have seen an uptick in so-called super lice, but unlike the traditional pesky critters that find their ways in kids' hair, these lice don't respond to typical treatments.

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Are Anti-Bullying Efforts Making It Worse?

Posted: 10/09/2013 - A study published last month in the Journal of Criminology suggested that anti-bullying programs could be having the opposite than intended effects.

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Tom Hanks' Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis

Posted: 10/08/2013 - Tom Hanks' weight has fluctuated over the years with roles. But the actor told David Letterman on the "Late Show" Monday, he has Type 2 diabetes. Hanks adds the condition is controllable.

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Exercise May Equal Pills At Stopping Heart Disease, Prediabetes

Updated: 10/02/2013 - Research published on Oct. 1 in BMJ shows that there was no statistically significant difference in reduced risk between people who tried to prevent repeat coronary heart disease or treat their prediabetes with physical activity or drug treatments.

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