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Norovirus tied to donut shop sickens some 200
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Norovirus tied to donut shop sickens some 200

August 10th, 2017 | by Contributor
Officials in Maumee, Ohio say culprit Mama C’s voluntarily closed and will stay shut until it passes...
New study: Strokes declined among men, but not women
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New study: Strokes declined among men, but not women

August 9th, 2017 | by Contributor
Risk factors for stroke, such as obesity, high blood pressure, an irregular heartbeat and diabetes, may affect women differently than...
Progress on “liquid biopsies” for cancer screening
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Progress on “liquid biopsies” for cancer screening

August 9th, 2017 | by Contributor
In this April 28, 2015 file photo, a patient has her blood drawn for a liquid biopsy during an appointment at a hospital in Philadelphia. Jacqueline Larma / AP Scientists have the first major evidence that blood tests called...
18 SWAT officers possibly exposed to fentanyl during drug raid
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18 SWAT officers possibly exposed to fentanyl during drug raid

August 9th, 2017 | by Contributor
The U.S. Attorney’s Office says SWAT team members were possibly exposed to fentanyl while conducting a drug raid in the West...
Puzzling rise in colorectal cancer deaths among younger adults
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Puzzling rise in colorectal cancer deaths among younger adults

August 9th, 2017 | by Contributor
A new study shows death rates for colorectal cancer in white men and women under the age of 55 climbed nearly 14 percent in a decade after years of overall decline. Over the same period, deadly cases involving African-Americans...
Alternatives emerge amid EpiPen price woes — but at a questionable cost
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Alternatives emerge amid EpiPen price woes — but at a questionable cost

August 9th, 2017 | by Contributor
We revisit the Henegar household, where two of their six children have severe allergies and rely on potentially lifesaving epinephrine...