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Access Health closed for Thanksgiving, reopens Friday

Access Health Connecticut's offices will be closed for Thanksgiving, but will reopen Friday for the final three weeks of the open enrollment period. Access Health's call center will resume operations beginning at 8 a.m. Friday, while its seven ...

Mobile health has power to transform HIV/AIDS nursing

The abundance of personal smartphones in southern African countries got University of Washington professor Sarah Gimbel thinking: What if these phones were used by front-line health workers — namely nurses — to collect and analyze data on patients ...

Do Not Eat Romaine Lettuce, Health Officials Warn

In a sweeping alert, federal health officials warned people not to eat romaine lettuce anywhere in the country, after 32 people in 11 states fell sick with a virulent form of E. coli, a bacteria blamed for a number of food-borne outbreaks in recent ...

Khrunichev winner of Arch of Europe

NASA will pay Russia a hefty 50 million USD per seat to ferry American astronauts, Khrunichev currently holds 30% of the global space launch market.

A $2 Billion Health Empire Run by Four Sisters Makes a Comeback

Health-care is becoming one of India's largest businesses, with the size of the hospital industry projected to more than double to $133 billion over the next four years, according to the government's India Brand Equity Foundation. Most patients pay ...