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Marquette partners with VA on nursing program

Posted: 06/07/2013 - Marquette University is partnering with the Milwaukee VA Medical Center to help fill the growing need for nurses at Veterans Affairs hospitals.

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Gene flaws common in blacks with breast cancer

Posted: 06/03/2013 - Researchers have found that gene flaws that raise the risk of breast cancer in black women may be behind more cases of the disease in black woman than previously thought.

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Assisted living company to give up 10 facilities

Posted: 05/29/2013 - An assisted living company is giving up control of most of its properties after racking up $100,000 in state fines related to deaths and injuries of residents.

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Wis. health insurers wary about new exchanges

Posted: 05/29/2013 - At least one Wisconsin health insurance company says it won't participate in the new federal insurance exchanges in development as part of the Affordable Care Act, and others are keeping their plans quiet.

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Wheelchair lift out of Wis. promises more access

Updated: 05/24/2013 - An elementary school principal has inspired the University of Wisconsin-Madison to create a new wheelchair lift that could help make more places wheelchair accessible.

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UPDATE: Proposal would require state offer HSAs

Posted: 05/21/2013 - Government workers in Wisconsin would have to be offered a high-deductible health insurance plan with a health savings account under a proposal to be voted on Tuesday.

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UPDATE: Budget committee approves $50 tobacco use fee

Posted: 05/21/2013 - UPDATE: State workers who smoke would have to pay $50 more per month for health insurance under a Gov. Scott Walker proposal that has won approval by the Legislature's budget committee.

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Cost of Walker's Medicaid Plan Increases

Posted: 05/17/2013 - The cost of Gov. Scott Walker's plan to reject federally funded Medicaid expansion and instead tighten income eligibility for the program has gone up.

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Tougher Drunken Driving Threshold Recommended

Posted: 05/14/2013 - Federal accident investigators recommended Tuesday that states cut their threshold for drunken driving by nearly half, matching a standard that has substantially reduced highway deaths in other countries.

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Three Students In Sheboygan Contract TB

Updated: 05/10/2013 - Health officials say three more Sheboygan students have an active case of tuberculosis, in addition to the case confirmed last month.

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Gene Test May Help Guide Prostate Cancer Treatment

Posted: 05/08/2013 - A new genetic test goes on sale Wednesday that gauges the aggressiveness of prostate cancer. That may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away or can safely monitor it.

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