Friday, August 17, 2018

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Not all women eligible for breast cancer gene tests are getting them

Not All Women Eligible for Breast Cancer Gene Tests Are Getting...

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Tests for BRCA1 and BRCA2 - gene mutations that raise the risk of breast and ovarian cancers - are not...
Members of the church hold a cross during a mass at the Santiago cathedral, in Santiago,

Chile Asks Vatican for Information on Sex Abuse Cases

SANTIAGO (Reuters) The Chilean government asked the Vatican on Tuesday for documents related to sex abuse accusations against clergy in Chile, as local prosecutors...
Bottles of prescription painkiller OxyContin made by Purdue Pharma LP sit on a shelf at a local pharmacy in Provo

New York Sues OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma over Opioids

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) New York state on Tuesday sued Purdue Pharma LP, accusing the OxyContin maker of widespread fraud and deception in...
Former Australian archbishop Philip Wilson arrives at Newcastle Local Court for a post-sentence decision where he was ordered to serve his one-year sentence at home, in Newcastle

Australian Archbishop Begins Home Detention over Sex Abuse Cover-Up

By Sonali Paul MELBOURNE (Reuters)  A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was spared jail...
A woman rests in a public garden next to the Natural History Museum in Vienna

Vienna Tops Melbourne as World’s Most Liveable City: Economist Survey

By Francois Murphy VIENNA (Reuters)  Vienna has dislodged Melbourne for the first time at the top of the Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Index, strengthening the...
Heart doctors recommend less screen time, sedentary behavior for kids

Heart Doctors Recommend Less Screen Time, Sedentary Behavior for Kids

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) When it comes to childhood obesity, sedentary behavior may be the most influential and controllable factor that parents can change,...
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