Daily Archives : September 30, 2014

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UHCCF’s 2015 Century Ride Funded by Blaine Pollock

The UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation 2015 Century Ride The UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) provides medical grants to help children gain access to health-related services not covered, or not fully covered, by their parents’ commercial health insurance plan. Since 2007, UHCCF has awarded…

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Flushots

Clinical Trials Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot

Clinical Trials: Despite all the awareness about flu prevention, pregnant women aren’t heeding the call. “We recommend that all pregnant women get vaccinated against the flu. Traditionally we haven’t been very good at giving it to pregnant women,” says Dr….

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ovariancancer

Updates On Drug Discovery In Ovarian Cancer

Updates on drug discovery in ovarian cancer Drug discovery in the ovarian cancer arena continues to launch important new clinical trials. Many biologic agents are being studied in phase II and phase III clinical trials for recurrent disease. These agents…

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Mers

Austria Reports First MERS Case

Austria has reported its first case of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus in a woman from Saudi Arabia who had recently travelled to the Alpine country. Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has killed over 300 people in Saudi Arabia…

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