Wanted: Mavericks And Missionaries To Solve Mississippi's M.D. Shortage

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Connor Galloway, age 12, was found dead in his bedroom with a belt looped around his neck. Connor's friends admitted to his mother that they'd been talking about playing "the choking game." Courtesy of the Galloway family hide caption

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Deadly 'Choking Game' Comes With Big Risks

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The danger of death by heart attack or suicide is greatest in the first week after a cancer diagnosis. Max Delson Martins Santos/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Doctors, don't order that CT scan when a less-expensive ultrasound would work just as well, the Choosing Wisely campaign advises. Catherine Yeulet/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Doctors Urge Their Colleagues To Quit Doing Worthless Tests

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FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg says there is a desperate need to have the Reagan-Udall Foundation up and running. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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FDA To Fund Controversial Research Foundation

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