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Sunday, August 30, 2015 - Take a hike for heart health - The Capital Journal

Take a hike for heart health The Capital Journal The intent of the Heart Walk is to educate people in central South Dakota about the risk factors of cardiovascular disease while raising funds to support medical research, regional grants and educational programs of the American Heart Association ...

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - Mitchell Firefighter Helping With Wildfires In Washington - KDLT News

KDLT News Mitchell Firefighter Helping With Wildfires In Washington KDLT News Capt. Steve Nedved is working as a Medical Unit Leader of an incident management team. He is in charge of providing medical support for all 675 firefighters who are on the ground for that particular fire. Nedved says between Washington, Idaho, Oregon ...

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - Oliver Sacks, doctor of 'Awakenings' and poet laureate of medicine, dies at 82 - Washington Post

Washington Times-Reporter Oliver Sacks, doctor of 'Awakenings' and poet laureate of medicine, dies at 82 Washington Post Oliver Sacks, the world-renowned neurologist and author who chronicled maladies and ennobled the afflicted in books that were regarded as masterpieces of medical literature, died Aug. 30 at his home in Manhattan. He was 82. Dr. Sacks -- whom millions ... Oliver Sacks, neurologist and bestselling author, dies at 82Los Angeles Times Neurologist, Awakenings Author Oliver Sacks Dies at 82Washington Times-Reporter all 683 news articles »

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - Company Shares of Select Medical Holdings Corporation (NYSE:SEM) Drops by -2.62% - News Watch International

Company Shares of Select Medical Holdings Corporation (NYSE:SEM) Drops by -2.62% News Watch International As of December 31, 2013, the Company operated 108 long-term acute care hospitals (LTCHs) and 15 inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) in 28 states, and 1,006 outpatient rehabilitation clinics in 32 states and the District of Columbia. It also ... and more »

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - Colorado College hockey senior Jared Hanson retires to focus on medical school ... - Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado College hockey senior Jared Hanson retires to focus on medical school ... Colorado Springs Gazette It stayed with him ever since and was one of the reasons the NCHC scholar-athlete (minimum 3.5 grade point average) chose Colorado College and its academics. He begins applying for medical school in June. "I just always wanted to have the ability to ...

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - Oliver Sacks dead at 82: New York neurologist, professor who inspired the film ... - New York Daily News

New York Daily News Oliver Sacks dead at 82: New York neurologist, professor who inspired the film ... New York Daily News Sacks died at his home in New York City after suffering from a rare eye cancer that had spread to his liver, according to his longtime assistant, Kate Edgar. Sacks, a professor of neurology who taught for decades at the Albert Einstein College of ... Oliver Sacks dies in New York aged 82BBC News Neurologist, Author Oliver Sacks Dies At Age 82: New York TimesMedical Daily Oliver Sacks, Neurologist Who Wrote About the Brain's Quirks, Dies at 82New York Times New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV -Washington Post -New York Post all 683 news articles »

Sunday, August 30, 2015 - KC-centered Animal Health Corridor reaps global recognition - Kansas City Star

Kansas City Star KC-centered Animal Health Corridor reaps global recognition Kansas City Star Ten years after its founding, just how firmly fixed in international awareness is the Kansas City-centered Animal Health Corridor? Monday night, hundreds of people are gathering here, some from around the world, to celebrate the group's 10th anniversary. and more »