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Senate GOP fails to get enough votes to repeal, replace Obamacare
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Senate GOP fails to get enough votes to repeal, replace Obamacare

July 19th, 2017 | by Contributor
Senate Republicans could not deliver on their promise to repeal and replace Obamacare. On Tuesday, Senate GOP leaders could not muster the votes to do either. Now, Democrats are asking Republicans to work with them not to replace...
10-year-old becomes one of youngest casualties of opioid crisis
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10-year-old becomes one of youngest casualties of opioid crisis

July 19th, 2017 | by Contributor
Investigators say Alton Banks died on June 23 after a visit to a community pool in Miami. He started vomiting after going home, and later that evening, his mother found him unresponsive. Omar Villafranca reports from...
Trump “disappointed” after health care failure, says “let Obamacare fail”
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Trump “disappointed” after health care failure, says “let Obamacare fail”

July 19th, 2017 | by Contributor
After the failure of the Senate GOP health care bill, President Trump said, “let Obamacare fail,” and blamed the Democrats. But it’s a difficult argument to make when Republicans control the White House and both...
Person with measles may have exposed others at beach
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Person with measles may have exposed others at beach

July 18th, 2017 | by Contributor
Health officials are warning the public about potential exposure to measles at Hampton Beach State Park, one of its most popular beaches on the Atlantic Ocean. New Hampshire State Parks HAMPTON BEACH, N.H. — New Hampshire...
Mediterranean-style diet linked to lower risk of dementia
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Mediterranean-style diet linked to lower risk of dementia

July 18th, 2017 | by Contributor
Eating right may help protect your brain health in old age, according to four new studies. In particular, the Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay (MIND) diet lowered people’s risk of dementia, two...
Not all plant-based diets are created equal
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Not all plant-based diets are created equal

July 18th, 2017 | by Contributor
For years, the mantra has been that eating lots of fruits, vegetables and grains will ward off heart disease, but a new study suggests that choosing the wrong ones may backfire. The study, of over 200,000 U.S. health...