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  • TRICARE to restore coverage for up to 40 genetic lab tests

    The Defense Health Agency, relying on medical laboratory experts and existing authority to conduct medical "demonstrations," will restore TRICARE coverage this month for up to 40 genetic tests used in patient care.
  • 'Anti-gravity' treadmill speeds healing at Good Shepherd, LVH

    'Anti-gravity' treadmill speeds healing at Good Shepherd, LVH
    Popular legend has it that household products like frying pans coated in Teflon and the drink mix Tang were created by NASA scientists. (They weren't.) However, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation and Lehigh Valley Health networks have landed a product that is...

    FDA: Don't marinate chicken wings in newspaper bags

    We were a little worried last week when we passed along a tip from Mike Much in Upper Saucon Township, who saves the bags in which his newspapers are delivered for marinating chicken wings. We thought People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals might...

    Acquisition talks show Reynolds' taste for menthol

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The enduring popularity of menthol may be a big motivator behind Reynolds American Inc's interest in buying smaller rival Lorillard Inc , which has the best-selling U.S. cigarette brand with the additive. While potential cost savings...

    Consumer Reports: New food label gotchas

    Real! Simple! Artisanal! Even old brands such as Progresso have been slapping those words on their product labels lately, notes ShopSmart, the shopping magazine from the publisher of Consumer Reports. They can give you the impression that a product is...