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What You Need to Know About the Ebola Virus

With the media frenzy surrounding the devastating Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the infection of two Americans, it’s no wonder there has been a sense of panic and...

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7 Easy Steps to Ideal Heart Health

Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States?

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New Restrictions for Hydrocodone Prescriptions

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency recently published a rule that places a more-restrictive classification on hydrocodone combination products, or HCPs. These products are now being reclassified from the more-permissive...

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Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker Changes Lives

Cardiac pacemakers monitor the heart and provide electrical pulses to the heart when it beats too slowly.

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Spring Clean Your Medicine Cabinet

When you’re elbow deep in cleaning your house, garage and storage areas this spring, don’t forget about one commonly overlooked area – your medicine cabinet.

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Do you Know Where your Healthcare Dollars are Going?

Increased health insurance coverage is just one part of the story. As patients face higher deductibles and increased out-of-pocket costs, they are also looking harder at where their money is...

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Ochsner’s Views on Tobacco Align with CVS Caremark Decision to Discontinue Tobacco Sales

On February 5, 2014, CVS Caremark announced that it will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its more than 7,600 CVS/pharmacy stores across the U.S. by October 1, 2014, making CVS...

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