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One objective of the Affordable Care Act was to increase access to primary care and curb visits to emergency rooms. Now the president of the American College of Emergency Physicians says the approach is not only misguided, it's also not working. http://bit.ly/1IKB0DZ
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The "Pioneer Model" of an accountable care organization saved Medicare about $385 million in its first 2 years, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. http://bit.ly/1IJ8FOk
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Vitamin D toxicity is extremely rare, says a new study. http://bit.ly/1IH3xKy
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The future of MannKind looks bleak in the wake of poor sales of the firm's much anticipated flagship product. http://bit.ly/1IFcq7x
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Every time a physician treats a gunshot victim he or she should develop a discharge plan that includes a mental health evaluation and counseling as needed. Failing to do so is practicing bad medicine, said JudyAnn Bigby, MD, former secretary of Health and Human Services of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. http://bit.ly/1Iwj3sF
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Exposure to air pollution in an urban center was associated with disease activity in childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (C-SLE), Brazilian researchers found. http://bit.ly/1E1Muwg
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Frequent use of aspirin almost halved the risk of women developing cervical cancer compared with less frequent use, according to a case-control study. http://bit.ly/1EdHhl5
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In this 150-second video discussion, MedPage Today clinical reviewer Perry Wilson, MD, discusses a new study examining the phenomenon in connection with type 2 diabetes. http://bit.ly/1IJ7yhB
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The 2012 pertussis epidemic in Washington state affected a surprising number of adolescents who were vaccinated on schedule, researchers reported. http://bit.ly/1Eaao8S
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U.S. health officials are now recommending people avoid contact with the semen of Ebola survivors after a woman in Liberia contracted Ebola through sexual intercourse with a survivor of the disease. http://bit.ly/1E2n3L6
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The requirement that insurance companies to cover a broad array of women's health services at no additional out-of-pocket cost beyond premiums is not being enforced, according to two new studies. Health insurance plans around the country are failing to provide many of those legally-mandated services including birth control and cancer screenings. http://bit.ly/1IvQfAk
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Following up on a promise made last year, the FDA is proposing new rules governing topical healthcare antiseptics that will require manufacturers to submit hard data on their safety and effectiveness. http://bit.ly/1IsxQEL
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