Health

A sign prohibiting all children under 12 and unvaccinated adults stands at the entrance to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Wash
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January 26, 2019 - 12:57 pm
An outbreak boosted by lower-than-normal vaccination rates in what has been called an anti-vaccination U.S. "hot spot."
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January 25, 2019 - 9:44 am
A consumer alert has been issued for a Bellevue Chinese restaurant.
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January 25, 2019 - 9:16 am
The Allegheny County Health Department has said a Chinese restaurant in McCandless can reopen after an extensive roof leak
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Andrew Limberg
January 24, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Lt. Governor John Fetterman wants to know if you’re ready for legal marijuana in Pennsylvania.
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January 24, 2019 - 8:54 am
General Mills is voluntarily recalling some bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached Flour because of salmonella concerns.
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January 17, 2019 - 1:35 pm
A hamburger a week, but no more — that's about as much red meat people should eat to do what's best for their health and the planet, according to a report seeking to overhaul the world's diet.
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January 15, 2019 - 12:59 pm
An intensive care doctor ordered "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years after families asked that lifesaving measures be stopped, an Ohio hospital system announced after being sued by a family alleging an...
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January 11, 2019 - 11:46 am
Beer drinkers can't claim blissful ignorance for much longer.
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January 09, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Too often people die of an opioid overdose because no one's around to notice they're in trouble. Now scientists are creating a smartphone app that beams sound waves to measure breathing — and summon help if it stops.
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January 09, 2019 - 3:03 pm
By TERRY TANG , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — Police have served a search warrant to get DNA from all male employees at a long-term care facility in Phoenix where a patient in a vegetative state for years gave birth, triggering reviews by state agencies and highlighting safety concerns for...
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