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Health Plus: Heat safety tips Video included

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Doug Francis sums up the popular phrase from this week: "It is hot." More>>

Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash

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President Barack Obama's health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts issuing contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday. More>>

Number of people with HIV unchanged since 2012

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The number of people living with HIV worldwide has remained virtually unchanged in the past two years and AIDS-related deaths are at their lowest since peaking almost a decade ago, according to a report from the United... More>>

Health Plus: Smoking hookah just as addictive as cigarettes Video included

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Some say it's a social scene, others say it's all about the taste and variety of flavors. Health experts, however, say smoking hookah is just as addictive as smoking a cigarette. More>>

HIV/AIDS report: Half of HIV-positive people don't know status

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The United Nations Agency on HIV/AIDS released a new report Wednesday showing 19 million of the 35 million people living with HIV globally do not know they are HIV-positive. More>>

Got a rash? iPad, other devices might be the cause

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Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals. More>>

Health Plus: Varicose Veins

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Varicose veins aren't exactly bulging beauties. Those who suffer from them say they can be both unsightly, and uncomfortable. More>>

$50,000 grant to Peoples Community Health Clinic for cancer awareness

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The American Cancer Society is awarding Waterloo's Peoples Community Health Clinic a $50,000 grant to provide screenings for colorectal cancer, as well as cancer awareness and education. It's anticipated the grant will help the clinic screen some 400 individuals for colorectal cancer over the next year. The $50,000 grant is part of a $6.4 million gift from the Walgreens Way To Well Commitment program.That's a program whichinvolves Walgreens customers and their engagement in supporting the Am... More>>

UPDATE: VA Secretary Shinseki resigns; politicians react

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Obama announced Friday morning that Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki will resign. More>>

No butts about it: Iowa City cleaning up litter with new grant

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Iowa City is trying to clean up downtown -- one cigarette butt at a time. More>>

Local hospital prepared for MERS virus Video included

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One eastern Iowa hospital says it's prepared if MERS appears in eastern Iowa. More>>

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    Scott Pharmacy, Inc. is a privately owned and operated business that has served the residents of Fayette County for more than 30 years. We are loyal to our patients.
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    Scott Pharmacy, Inc. is a privately owned and operated business that has served the residents of Fayette County for more than 30 years. We are loyal to our patients and will ensure that your order is filled quickly and correctly.
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    Cedar Valley Medical Specialists


    Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, P.C. represents more than 60 providers in 20+ medical fields. By working together, the professional providers of Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, P.C. have focused our delivery
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    Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, P.C. represents more than 60 providers in 20+ medical fields. By working together, the professional providers of Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, P.C. have focused our delivery of quality healthcare on you and your family.More >>
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