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Health in the news: How much do you know?

Hospital room.

Hospital room. (Credit: iStock)

How much do you know about health-related stories in the news for the week of Aug. 4, 2014? Find out below:

1

Which LI hospitals have still not merged, despite agreeing to do so nearly 2 years ago?

A deal to join which two hospitals has

Photo credit: iStock

2

Consumer Reports warned parents not to use this popular summer staple on kids.

Consumer Reports released a warning last month not

Photo credit: AP

3

A recent study linked which new gene to breast cancer?

A new study on a gene called PALB2,

Photo credit: HealthDay

4

The president for which Long Island hospital announced his retirement for the end of 2014?

Kevin Lawlor, of Northport, chairman of the board
5

Free training sessions will be held during the next few weeks for which upcoming race?

Free training sessions will be held over the

Photo credit: iStock

6

A patient in which NYC hospital was suspected of, but later found not to have the Ebola virus?

Hospital room.

Photo credit: iStock

7

Which cancer is one of the most common among young adults, according to our expert Dr. Picca?

Which cancer did Dr. Picca say is one

Photo credit: iStock

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