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BBG AMER HEALTH-SERVICE
The Bloomberg Americas Health Care Services Index is a capitalization-weighted index of the leading health care services stocks in the North, South, and Central American region. The index was developed with a base value of 100 as of December 31, 1999. The parent index is BWORLDUS.
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Health officials rolled out plans to monitor people arriving in the U.S. from West Africa for Ebola for 21 days, and President Barack Obama said he’s now “cautiously more optimistic” the U.S. can contain the virus.
Boston Scientific Corp., the second- biggest maker of heart-rhythm devices, is on pace to increase annual sales for the first time since 2009, marking the end of a downturn that saw net losses in seven of the past eight years.