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Philippines orders probe into vaccine, Sanofi says no deaths reported

The Philippines ordered a probe on Monday into the immunization of more than 730,000 children with a dengue vaccine that has since been suspended, while French drug company Sanofi (SASY.PA) said no...

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Sanofi says no reported deaths in Philippines related to dengue vaccine

There have been no reported deaths in the Philippines related to a suspended dengue vaccine made by Sanofi, an official from the pharmaceutical company said on Monday.

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CVS-Aetna deal to change how big employers buy health benefits

CVS Health Corp's (CVS.N) proposed purchase of Aetna Inc (AET.N) will change the way many major U.S. corporations buy health coverage for employees and raise new questions over the cost of those&he...

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Cholera could resurge in Yemen due to lack of aid, fuel: WHO

Another wave of cholera could strike Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition blockade has cut off fuel for hospitals, water pumps and vital aid supplies for starving children, the World Health Organizat...

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Philippine president vows to get to the bottom of dengue vaccine 'health scam'

The office of the Philippine president on Sunday vowed to hold accountable those responsible for a suspended dengue immunization program, which it said placed thousands of lives at risk.

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U.S. Senate tax bill accomplishes major Obamacare repeal goal

The sweeping tax overhaul that passed the U.S. Senate on Saturday contains the Republicans' biggest blow yet to former President Barack Obama's healthcare law, repealing the requirement that all&he...

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Senate tax bill accomplishes major Obamacare repeal goal

The sweeping tax overhaul that passed the U.S. Senate on Saturday contains the Republicans' biggest blow yet to former President Barack Obama's healthcare law, repealing the requirement that all&he...

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First U.S. birth for woman with transplanted uterus occurs in Texas

For the first time in the United States, a woman with a transplanted uterus gave birth, officials at a Dallas hospital said on Friday.

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Sanofi ends development of C. difficile vaccine

Pharmaceutical company Sanofi SA said on Friday that it had ended development of an experimental vaccine for Clostridium difficile infection, after an early look at late-stage trial results indicat...

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Patients have different hospital outcomes when regular doctors see them

By Lisa Rapaport(Reuters Health) - Many outcomes for hospital patients – including how long they stay and their survival odds after they go home – ma

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FDA approves heart protection claims for Amgen cholesterol drug

Amgen Inc can now promote the ability of its potent but expensive cholesterol drug to reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes, after U.S. health regulators approved adding those benefits to th...

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Sanofi ends development of Clostridium difficile vaccine

Pharmaceutical company Sanofi SA said on Friday that it had ended development of an experimental vaccine for Clostridium difficile infection, after an early look at late-stage trial results indicat...

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