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First Edition: August 14, 2019

Today’s early morning highlights from the major news organizations. Kaiser Health News: Trump Administration Hits Brakes On Law To Curb Unneeded Medicare CT Scans, MRIs Five years after Congress passed a law to reduce unnecessary MRIs, CT scans and other expensive diagnostic imaging tests that could harm patients and waste money, federal officials have yet… Read More »

Researchers say they used CRISPR technology to cure HIV in live mice for the first time

Researchers say they’re one step closer to finding a potential cure for HIV after successfully eliminating the virus in living mice for the first time. Using a combination of CRISPR gene-editing technology and a therapeutic treatment called LASER ART, scientists at Temple University and the University of Nebraska Medical Center said they erased HIV DNA… Read More »