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Charges for blood tests vary insanely across California hospitals

Basic metabolic test ranged from $35 to $7,303

Basic lipid panel ranged from $10 to as much as $10,169

UCSF study highlights difficulty of knowing health care prices… 878 more words

Medical Ethics

The real culprit behind hardened arteries? Stem cells, says landmark study

15 JUL 2012

Berkeley — One of the top suspects behind killer vascular diseases is the victim of mistaken identity, according to researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, who used genetic tracing to help hunt down the real culprit. 1,001 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Breast cancer risk can be lowered by avoiding unnecessary medical imaging

15 JUN 2012

UCSF analysis of IOM report on environmental causes of breast cancer suggests there is at least 1 way women can reduce risk… 384 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects