10-year-old girl gets lung transplant in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA — A 10-year-old girl whose efforts to qualify for an organ donation drew public debate over how donated lungs are allocated was getting a transplant today, her family said.Continued ...
Federal government now backs morning-after pills for all girls
NEW YORK — After setting off a storm of criticism from abortion rights groups upset that a Democratic president had sided with social conservatives, the Obama administration said it will comply with a judge's order to allow girls of any age to buy emergency contraception without prescriptions.Continued ...
Shingles vaccines to be given June 25
DANVILLE – The Montour County State Health Center will administer Shingles vaccines to any eligible residents 50 and older from 9 a.m. to noon June 25 in the Montour Senior Center, 500 W. Mahoning St.Continued ...
New Research: Sunscreen slows skin aging, if used often enough
WASHINGTON — If worry about skin cancer doesn't make you slather on sunscreen, maybe vanity will: New research provides some of the strongest evidence to date that near-daily sunscreen use can slow the aging of your skin.Continued ...
Penn State joins other big Ten schools in cancer research
HERSHEY — Big Ten schools including Penn State have banded together on cancer research.Continued ...
The universities formally started the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium this month in Chicago.
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