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‘Breakthrough’ Leukemia Drug Also Portends ‘Quantum Leap’ In Cost

When doctors talk about a new leukemia drug from Novartis, they ooze enthusiasm, using words like “breakthrough,” “revolutionary” and “a watershed moment.”

But when they think about how much the therapy is likely to cost, their tone turns alarmist. 1,051 more words


Colon Cancer Rates Rising Among Younger White Adults — And Falling Among Blacks

When Crawford Clay discovered blood on his shorts at the end a routine run in the spring of 2014, he did not know the stains were a symptom of a condition that also afflicted his family. 975 more words

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Quick and Easy Beef Stroganoff

This meal is not only simple and quick to make, but tasty enough to please even the pickiest kiddo.


Fresh carbonara

Easy to whip up and with few ingredients. Traditionally made with guanciale (cured pork cheek) – but bacon works well too. Using cream is considered sacrilege by some but preferred by others; you decide! 97 more words


Beef in red wine

Last week I scored when I grabbed this big block of brisket for $18. I cut them up into 4 pieces that I know I can do 4 dinners. 249 more words

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Gnocchi: little Italian dumplings

Often appearing as primi on Italian menus, gnocchi are little poached dumplings said to date back at least as far as Roman times. They tend to be made with potato in the north of Italy, but also ricotta, among other things. 201 more words


Another budget dinner

I try to work on a budget for our meal. I like to challenge myself to bring food to the table that if possible less than $10 that is not just pasta and mac and cheese or ramen noodle. 340 more words

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