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Opioid epidemic rages, but California drug database lags http://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article199444229.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 07:00:00 PST

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Covered California reports big jump in new enrollees http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article199108009.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 08 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PST

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Flu outbreak closes elementary school http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article198753044.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 06 Feb 2018 17:53:45 PST

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Ask Emily: Family crisis or new joy? Get paid time off for it http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article198109014.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 06 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PST

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Diagnosis puts woman’s search for organ donor on hold – for now http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article198088474.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 06 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PST

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Limit painkiller prescriptions to three days, California lawmaker says http://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article198372569.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:00:00 PST

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E. coli levels in the lower American River are still unsafe. Will this new testing help? http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article198185614.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Feb 2018 16:17:55 PST

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Flu death toll jumps to 127 in California http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article198121909.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Feb 2018 13:16:00 PST

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Hospitals’ Best-Laid Plans Upended By Disaster http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article196406814.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST

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Her mom needed a kidney, so she donated part of her liver to someone else http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article197298644.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:46:29 PST

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Nurses clash with UC leaders over contract proposals http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article196982314.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 27 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST

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Nearly 100 people in California have died from flu this season http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article196943359.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 14:46:28 PST

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What are the benefits, risks of marijuana use? Experts are just finding out http://www.sacbee.com/news/state/california/california-weed/article196756549.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 04:00:00 PST

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This retiring UCD Health director secured millions to aid burned veterans, mentally ill http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/article196284364.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:43:01 PST

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Got leftover opioid medication? Walmart can help customers get rid of it http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article195250964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:34:51 PST

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Breastfeeding? You’re also reducing risk for this disease, study says http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article195109509.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:55:00 PST

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FDA announces stricter labeling rules to keep codeine-based meds away from children http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article194524489.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:24:46 PST

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