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Epipen video blurb

WXIN; Family pics; Mylan ad via CNN

Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own

A man sits in a dimly lit room and fills a syringe with clear liquid. After a few minutes of combining medical equipment like a puzzle, the YouTube video cuts to footage of him injecting himself.

teacher gives student kidney

Becky Doyle via CNN

Teacher donates kidney to student

Most people have a story or two about teachers who really gave of themselves. But Natasha Fuller's most likely trumps everyone's.

brain map

Nature Study via CNN

What is a traumatic brain injury?

Cell phone video released Friday recorded Rakeyia Scott, the wife of Keith Lamont Scott, who was fatally shot by Charlotte police, screaming, "He has a TBI," or traumatic brain injury.

Medicine generic AP

A dozen owed thousands after Portland surrogacy center closure

A Bend woman is among a dozen owed thousands of dollars after a surrogacy center in the Portland area suddenly shut down.

Clinton leads Trump, August

Scott Eisen, Win McNamee/Getty Images

How Clinton, Trump stack up on health care

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have wildly divergent views on how to handle health insurance.

A new report from Rand Corp., funded by the non-partisan Commonwealth Fund, seeks to put some numbers on the impact of each candidates' proposals on health...

Farming agriculture

MGN graphic

Oregon farmworkers want toxic pesticide out of farms

Oregon farmworkers are joining advocates across the nation to petition the Environmental Protection Agency, calling on them to ban the use of a toxic pesticide called chlorpyrifos.

Medicine generic AP

Nursing aide indicted on 18 charges, including rape

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A former nursing assistant at a Portland hospital has been arraigned on 18 charges, including rape and kidnapping.

Wells Pharmacy products

Wells Pharmacy via CNN

Wells Pharmacy Network recalls hundreds of products

A major recall has been issued for all sterile products recently produced by the compounding pharmacy Wells Pharmacy Network.

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