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Valerie Jensen

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No End In Sight For Nationwide Shortage of Saline Solution

Hospitals use clear plastic bags of saline solution, administered intravenously, to keep patients hydrated.

05/08/2014

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Area Hospitals Scrambling For Saline Solution Amid Rising Shortage

Millions of bags of intravenous saline are used by health care facilities every week. An increase in flu cases is a contributing factor.

01/28/2014