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Blood tests could soon become easier to access

Cat-a-Tonic

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/07/08/theranos-walgreens_n_7740112.html

I just saw this article - this sounds like it'll be pretty great if it happens. In the future we may just have to go to the pharmacy (and it sounds like it'll cost less) rather than go to the doctor to have certain blood tests done. I could monitor my anemia more closely and for cheaper, I could hopefully check on my CRP and ESR and vitamin levels more easily too. For those of us in the US who get charged big bucks for everything healthcare related, anything that lowers cost is fantastic, and having more ease and control over what gets tested and how often is great too. I'm excited!
 
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