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Today's Headlines: September 27, 2012

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Some People OK With Monetary Payments to Boost Kidney Donation: Survey – 9/27/2012

Canadian study found general population more likely to agree with idea than those affected by disease.

Families Who Adopt Should Use Extra Health Services, School Support: Experts – 9/27/2012

And professionals who work with kids can show more awareness.

What Looks Like Play May Really Be a Science Experiment – 9/27/2012

Toddlers often test hypotheses, make inferences while having fun, review finds.

Flu Season's Approaching So Roll Up Your Sleeve – 9/27/2012

U.S. health officials say this year's vaccine protects against two new strains.

Smoking Scenes on Rise in Top-Grossing Youth-Rated Movies: CDC – 9/27/2012

Studios including Disney, Universal and Warner Bros. featured more smoking in 2011.

Follow-Up Lacking for Babies After Hepatitis B Vaccination: CDC – 9/27/2012

Testing needs to ensure vaccine blocked mother-to-child transmission of virus.

Antioxidants May Lower Risk of Heart Attack in Women: Study – 9/27/2012

Fruits and vegetables particularly good sources of the substances.

School Debt, Income Gap Push Med Students Away From Primary Care – 9/27/2012

By graduation, many turn to more lucrative specialties.

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