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Stories with subject: Diagnostic tests
  • Child health screening program expands to Greenwood schools 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 4:50 pm

    GREENWOOD, Mississippi - A hospital is expanding a health screening program for children in the Mississippi Delta, and it should reach more than 2,000 students in Greenwood and Leflore County by April.

  • After 60 years of research, McLaughlin faces new challenge 
    Updated: Aug-29-15 5:05 am

    GREAT FALLS, Montana - Since its 1954 inception as a small research laboratory in out-of-the-way Great Falls, Montana, the McLaughlin Research Institute has grown to a highly respected biomedical research center whose scientists' research has been cited as contributing to the work of two Nobel Prize winners for physiology or medicine.

  • NY man convicted in plot to target Muslims with X-ray weapon story has photos
    Updated: Aug-21-15 5:07 pm

    ALBANY, New York - An upstate New York man was convicted Friday of plotting to kill Muslims with a mobile X-ray device by a jury that rejected his lawyer's argument that he was entrapped by the FBI.

  • EXCHANGE: Diagnostics imaging company taps sun for power 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 8:16 am

    JOLIET, Illinois - A Joliet business that offers virtual imaging technology is going green and clean with solar power covering much of its electricity needs.

  • Imperfect test fuels alternative treatments for Lyme disease story has photos
    Updated: Aug-17-15 3:53 pm

    WASHINGTON - Lyme disease conjures memories of checking for ticks at camp and fretting over bug bites after hikes in the woods. But far from a summertime nuisance, Lyme is a potentially debilitating disease - and the subject of a vigorous debate in modern medicine.

  • W.Va. officials announce long-term care background checks 
    Updated: Aug-06-15 3:17 am

    CHARLESTON, West Virginia - State health officials have announced a new background check program for long-term care workers in West Virginia.