Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - Security Advisor Susan E. Rice met with senior Chinese officials in Beijing, China today to prepare for President Obama’s visit to China in early September and to discuss bilateral, regional, and global issues of mutual interest. This was Ambassador Rice’s fourth visit to China as National Security Advisor.
Washington, DC - Vice President Joe Biden: "Debbie Wasserman Schultz has had the President’s and my back over the last eight years—and we’re incredibly grateful. She’s been part of our efforts to build an economy from the middle-out, to deliver quality, affordable health care to millions of Americans, and to protect equal rights for everyone.
Dallas, Texas - Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew knows he is lucky to be alive. Last fall, a heart attack, cardiac arrest and heart failure left him with a weakened heart and with a machine keeping blood pumping through his body.
Phoenix, Arizona - A non-surgical treatment that uses a patient’s own bone marrow stem cells to treat chest pain or angina improved both symptoms and the length of time treated patients could be physically active, according to preliminary research presented at the American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiovascular Sciences 2016 Scientific Sessions.
Atlanta, Georgia - The American Cancer Society (ACS) has endorsed HPV vaccination recommendations from the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), the principal source of guidance on U.S. immunization policy. The ACS’s updated guideline supports the ACIP recommendation to vaccinate males as well as females at ages 11 to 12 to protect against HPV, which is associated not only with cervical cancers, but also penile, anal, oropharyngeal (mouth/throat), and other cancers.
Washington, DC - "AMA Applauds DOJ Effort to Block the Creation of Two Health Insurer Goliaths" Andrew W. Gurman, M.D.
President, American Medical Association: