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Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center Cardiologist Fights for Heart Awareness

Feb 9
During February, Heart Health Month, Cardiologist Mary Gordon, D.O., plans to get the word out about a silent killer of women.

HIVMA Recommends Doctors, Patients Discuss Need for Common Tests

By EDGE | Feb 9
On February 8, the HIV Medicine Association released recommendations on commonly ordered, but not always necessary tests and procedures, to help patients and medical providers.

Ways to Love Your Heart During Heart Health Month

By EDGE | Feb 8
On Heart Health Month, Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, shares a few top tips on "'Ways to Love Your Heart."

Chipotle Stores to Open Later on Monday for Worker Meeting

Feb 8
Chipotle restaurants across the U.S. are opening later than usual Monday so workers can attend a meeting about the chain's recent food safety scares.

Americans Need More Exercise to Prevent Heart Disease, Survey Shows

Feb 8
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in this country, killing someone every 84 seconds.

New Study Shows Men Dominate Coverage of Women's Reproductive Issues

By EDGE | Feb 8
Male voices and perspectives eclipse female ones -- even in coverage of women's reproductive issues -- according to research by the Women's Media Center.

Concerns Rise Over Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea

By Jeff Taylor | Feb 7
Antibiotic resistant gonorrhea is raising concerns in both Europe, where it has already appeared, and in the U.S., where it is feared it will show up before long.

Love & Lust 2016: Two Years Later, the Bill Gates-Funded Condoms of the Future Are Stalled

By Jeff Taylor | Feb 7
The Gates Foundation recognized the need for a better condom and in 2013 announced a handful of grant recipients. Yet innovation seems to have stalled, and so far it appears little headway is being made.

Claiming Anti-Gay Discrimination, NYC Man Sues Hospital

Feb 5
A man is suing a New York City-area hospital for discrimination, claiming he was ignored and that staffers used gay slurs towards him during a September trip to the emergency room.

Florida Readies for a Fight With Zika Virus

By Jennifer Kay | Feb 5
Florida's history of fighting off mosquito-borne outbreaks puts the state in perhaps better position than most when it comes to the Zika virus.

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